About This Event

Elaborate gown in greens and pinks

Isabelle de Borchgrave, Madame de Pompadour Court Dress, 2001. Inspired by a ca. 1756 portrait of Madame de Pompadour by Francois Boucher in the collection of Alte Pinakothek, Munich. Mixed media, acrylic, ink, metallic powder, and adhesive on paper, 69 11/16 x 40 3/16 x 25 9/16 inches. Collection of the artist

    Join us for an invitation-only soirée to celebrate the opening of the new exhibition Isabelle de Borchgrave: Fashioning Art From Paper.

    Friday, February 17, 2023
    5:30 pm | Exhibition preview and cocktail bistro
    6:30 pm | Curator’s talk by Dennita Sewell
    7:15 pm | Le dîner and après-dîner Ballet Wichita performance

    Festive attire

    Valet parking



    First Course
    Provençal herbed mushroom soup

    Second Course
    Seared duck breast with blood orange, potato millefeuille, and carrots
    Pan-seared halibut with white sweet potato and mushrooms
    Roasted root vegetables over braised French lentils

    Third Course
    Elderslie cheeses and accouterments with demi baguette, fougasse, and whole grain sourdough

    Fourth Course
    Chocolate ganache tart with thyme double cream and blackberries


    Exhibition Preview Tickets

    Wire mannequin wearing a red headpiece and a fitted purple jacket over a white shirt over a full red skirt with brown accents.

    Isabelle de Borchgrave, Paysanne, 2009, Costume designed by Mikhail Larionov for Soleil de Nuit (Midnight Sun) in 1915. Mixed media, acrylic, ink, metallic powder, and adhesive on paper mounted a wire armature, 205 x 105 x 95cm. Collection of the artist


      Tickets are $150 per person

      RSVP deadline: Monday, February 6, 2023