Final up to date on October seventh, 2021 at 01:28 pm
The favored ‘Past Van Gogh’ exhibit will as soon as once more lengthen its run on the Wisconsin Middle, by way of Sunday, Jan. 9, the Wisconsin Middle District introduced Thursday.
Since opening to the general public on July 9, the immersive artwork expertise has drawn practically 150,000 folks to downtown Milwaukee’s conference heart. The exhibit was initially scheduled to run by way of mid-September, however WCD introduced in August that its run could be prolonged by way of Oct. 31. On the time, greater than 100,000 tickets had been bought.
Past Van Gogh is the highest grossing occasion in WCD’s historical past. Now, with the show out there for a pair extra months, the exhibit is poised to seize holiday-season demand.
“Past Van Gogh: The Immersive Expertise has exceeded all expectations, and we’re blown away by how Milwaukee has proven their help for the exhibit,” mentioned Marty Books, president and CEO of WCD. “With the vacations shortly approaching, the exhibit will function a premier vacation spot for company events, winter break actions and presents for family members.”
Tickets for the brand new dates can be found now by way of the occasion’s web site. Admission is bought on a timed entry platform, guaranteeing that attendees can bodily distance whereas having fun with the immersive expertise.
Past Van Gogh options greater than 300 of the long-lasting artist’s works. It was created by French-Canadian artistic director Mathieu St-Arnaud and his staff at Montreal’s Regular Studio. It toured Europe earlier than coming to North America in recent times.
The exhibit’s second extension brings new hours of operation. Starting Monday, Nov. 1, will probably be open Wednesday by way of Sunday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., and closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. The exhibit can also be out there for personal vacation occasion bookings, both throughout the exhibit hours or after hours.