A VIP Experience of WATERLICHT—a dream landscape and monumental public art event
Columbia University Club members are invited to a VIP experience of WATERLICHT—a dream landscape and monumental public art event by acclaimed Dutch artist and innovator Daan Roosegaarde.
5-6PM│The evening begins in conversation with acclaimed Dutch artist Daan Roosegaarde and Carol Becker, Dean of Columbia University School of the Arts.
6:15-7:15PM│Interlude at Pisticci. We will stop by Pisticci, a farm-to-table Italian trattoria, on our way to the WATERLICT installation. The registration fee covers two glasses of wine or beer and shared Antipasti.
7:30-8PM│The evening concludes with a tour of the monumental installation WATERLICHT—illuminating the power and poetry of water while bringing awareness about rising global sea levels.
The first monograph on the indefatigable explorer of relationships between people, technology, and environmental issues.
Signed books should be reserved in advance. Reserve your copy on the registration page. Payment for books will be made at the event.
RSVP deadline: Thursday, October 17
Tickets are limited. Registration required.
Are your unable to join us for this very special evening?
REGISTER HERE FOR ALTURNATIVE TOUR TIMES
October 22, 23, and 24 beginning at 7:30 PM
Lenfest Center for the Arts, 615 W 129th St
Registration required; entry is first-come, first-served
Translated as “water light,” WATERLICHT is a centerpiece of Columbia University’s Year of Water, a year-long interdisciplinary exploration including art, lectures, symposia, and research, uniting the campus and its constituents to examine and celebrate the planet’s most precious resource.