Polar Nights: Friday After-Hours at the Anchorage Museum
6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9, with half-price admission
Open galleries. Open minds. Open late. Launch your weekend at the museum with music, art activities, talks, food and more on Friday nights. Tonight: Chill out with cool design.
Unbound: Faces of Romance
6 to 7 p.m., auditorium
Authors from the Alaska Chapter of Romance Writers of America share their perspectives on romance in the North. Listen to excerpts of published work and examine what makes a good romance novel with Alaska experts in this genre. Note: This program contains adult content.
Fashion Talk: Project Runway alum Kenya Freeman
7 p.m., Art of the North Galleries
Join us for a talk by Atlanta-based fashion designer Kenya Freeman. A finalist on the recent season of Lifetime television’s Project Runway, Freeman is the lead designer for Sylvia Mollie Clothing. She is interested in working with inner-city kids who are interested in fashion and design.
Architecture Tour of museum
6 p.m., meet in the lobby
Join the museum’s design department for a tour of the museum through its architecture.
Design Film Screening: Getting Frank Gehry
8 to 9 p.m.
A look at the creative process of one of the world's greatest living architects, Frank Gehry, as he creates his very first building in Australia – the new business school at Sydney's University of Technology.