“Above the Fold” Glass Blowing with Erik and Martin Demaine from MIT Glass Lab giving a blind folded glassblowing demonstration!!!
Saturday, August 10
Join us early at 5:30pm for an artist talk with Erik & Martin Demaine. After their talk they will be giving a live glassblowing demonstration blindfolded!!!
The Demaines are renowned for their innovative blend of scientific and artistic projects, and This demonstration will be in partnership with the MFA St. Petersburg’s “Above the Fold” exhibition.
Glass blowing begins around 6:15pm, followed by live jazz by the Henry Ashwood Jazz Project from 8-9:30pm.
Also, this month all proceeds from the bar sales will be donated to Nokumbaya .
Nokumbaya is a non-profit organization which has run missions to some of the most remote areas of the world. We provide child wellness screening and primary care services to villages in Haiti and Belize. Our primary care mission to Belize is under the direction of Edward Briggs, DNP, and our mission to Haiti is under the direction of Frederic Guerrier, MD.