Dive into the vibrant world of Madonna Through the Lens at the Solar Arts Building during First Thursday — curated by artist Michelle Streitz. Explore the incredible collection of concert photos by Minneapolis maestro Tommy Smith 3rd and the UK’s own Pete Still. A truly rare collection that’s available for purchase.
Live on our 2nd floor gallery stage local musicians will cover Madonna’s hits while guests explore open artist studios.
5:30 Josh Cargill
6:30 Vicky Dischler
7:30 Zeta Grl (Rebekah Sheih)
Join Tommy Smith 3rd at 8:30pm for an enchanting gallery talk. He will unravel the stories behind his iconic captures including moments with Prince and features in esteemed locations like the Rock&Roll Hall of Fame.
Travel back in time with British-born Pete Still’s mesmerizing Madonna collection spanning 1987-2008. A seasoned freelance photographer since the ’70s, Pete’s images, gracing UK music gigs, have become treasures for fans worldwide. Be part of this artistic rendezvous where Pete’s lens meets Madonna’s legacy, and discover the visual symphony he has contributed to the Getty Images Picture Library – over 7000 moments frozen in time. Join us for an evening of visual enchantment and celebration!
Remember to refresh at Indeed Brewing Co on the first floor for libations and laughs!
Queen of Pop! Free and open to the public. Kids and families welcome. 5-9pm