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Nobel Creations: An Enchanted Evening of Taste, Science and Sound

Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 6:30pm to 10:00pm

In celebration of the exhibition,

Nobel Creations: Inspired by the Nobel Prize,

the American Swedish Institute invites you

to an enchanted evening at the historic Turnblad Mansion

to experience the world's top honor through dazzling tastes, ground-breaking science, and brilliant sound.

As you enter the front gate of the Turnblad Mansion, climb the steps off of majestic Park Avenue, and open the front doors of Minneapolis' only castle, prepare for a night like no other.

AS WE MOVE THROUGHOUT THIS ENCHANTED EVENING, EXPERIENCE:

DAZZLING TASTES

Culinary bites designed by FIKA, inspired by the six Nobel subjects

GROUND-BREAKING SCIENCE

Presentation of a Nobel Prize Medal replica to the ASI Collection by Dr. Peter Agre, a Minnesota native, and 2003 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 

BRILLIANT SOUND

The world premiere of "I Will Be A Hummingbird (Song for a Green World)," a choral work honoring Dr. Agre and all Nobel Laureates by composer Steve Heitzeg, conducted by Philip Brunelle, performed by the VocalEssence Ensemble Singers

INNOVATIVE FASHION

an exclusive look at the Nobel Creations exhibition 

DRESS

Evening cocktail attire

TICKETS

$200 individual/$400 couple

($110 tax deductible per ticket)

Includes one specialty cocktail

Cash bar available

VALET

Valet entrance for all guests at the Turnblad Mansion front gate on Park Avenue. 

 

RSVP BY JANUARY 30

Space is limited

Contact: Heidi Larson at heidil@asimn.org 

or call 612-870-3356

or Click Here to RSVP to Nobel Creations: An Enchanted Evening of Taste, Science, and Sound.

  

"I Will Be a Hummingbird (Song for a Green World" was commissioned in honor of Nobel Laureate Dr. Peter Agre and the American Swedish Institute by members of the Minnesota Commissioning Club: Cathie and Jerry Fischer, Linda and Jack Hoeschler, Hella Mears and Bill Hueg, Thelma Hunter, Judy and David Ranheim, Gloria and Fred Sewell. Additional event support given by Joe Hognander. Tack!

 

For information regarding sponsorship opportunities, please contact Christy Stolpestad, christys@asimn.org, 612-870-3354.

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