The Zelma Basha Salmeri Gallery of Western American and American Indian Art & Happy Hour at Rock Lobster

Date: 
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 14:00
Leaders: 
Bonnie Tasch - arizbunzer@msn.com, 480-802-2836
Mei-Mei Ahlskog - mmahlskog@gmail.com, 480-883-2013
Rating: 

Time: Meet at Rock Lobster at 2475 W. Queen Creek Road, Chandler at 2:00 pm to carpool to museum as parking is limited at the museum; happy hour from 4:15 pm to 6:30 pm.

Location: Zelma Basha Salmeri Gallery - 22402 S. Basha Road, Chandler

The focus of the Basha collection lies in two specific areas: Contemporary Western American Art and Contemporary American Indian Art. It is a vast composite of oil paintings, watercolors, acrylics, pastel and charcoal drawings, pen & inks, bronze, wood and natural stone sculptures, wood-turned bowls, basketry, pottery, kachinas and jewelry. There are well over 3,000 pieces of art depicting numerous mediums displayed throughout the gallery.

Admission to the gallery is FREE!

Happy hour is at Rock Lobster and features Maki/hand rolls for $5, Nigiri for $2, salads for $2 and rolls and wings from $4 to $7. For those who do not prefer Asian food, there are other restaurants in the same immediate area.

Feel free to join us just for the gallery visit or just for the happy hour.