ATLANTA (September 4, 2007) – Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is pleased to announce the firm's exclusive corporate sponsorship of the High Museum of Art's Immortal Inspirations Gala on Monday, October 8.
This important celebration of the arts commemorates the opening of Louvre Atlanta: The Louvre and the Ancient World, the second year of the unprecedented three-year partnership between Musée du Louvre in Paris and Atlanta's High Museum of Art. The gala also serves as the unveiling of Inspiring Impressionism, an exhibition featuring more than 80 masterworks from the world's greatest Impressionist artists, including Monet, Cézanne, and Degas. The black-tie gala will include exclusive exhibition previews and a seated dinner in the High's luminescent setting.
"At Sutherland, we are honored to host the celebration of this unprecedented partnership the High has forged with the Louvre Museum in Paris," said Sutherland Partner Terry R. Weiss, a member of the High Museum's Board of Directors. "This cultural exchange will create tremendous opportunities as important works of art are brought into the United States that have never before been seen here."
High Museum of Art
The High Museum of Art, founded in 1905 as the Atlanta Art Association, is the leading art museum in the southeastern United States. With more than 11,000 works of art in its permanent collection, the High Museum of Art has an extensive anthology of 19th and 20th-century American and decorative art; significant holdings of European paintings; a growing collection of African American art; and burgeoning collections of modern and contemporary art, photography and African art. For more information about the High or the gala, please visit High.org or call 404.733.5290.
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