The second annual Phillips After 5 Food Truck Fiesta is tonight (Aug 2nd)! In addition to dining at 6 food trucks while listening to live jazz and enjoying the cash bar, there are 2 gallery talks and 2 American sign language classes to join + short film viewings and Hillyer after-party! Phillips Collection members gain free entry, while a guest pass is just $12. Here is the official Facebook event invite and here is the schedule:
Gallery Talk: Jasper Johns and Popular Imagery
6 & 7 pm
From fragments of text to everyday items such as American flags and paintbrushes, Johns has worked with symbols and iconography from popular imagery for decades.
Introduction to American Sign Language class
6:45 & 7:15 pm
Screening: Silent Film Shorts with DC Shorts Film Festival
Music: Live Jazz
Mark Merella and Sam Turner on percussion, Jon Ozment on piano, and Larry Melton on bass perform in the Music Room.
Hillyer Art Space and After Party
Your Food Truck Fiesta ticket is an all access pass to Phillips neighbor Hillyer Art Space. Enjoy beer and wine at the cash bar all evening.