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Alma Thomas: Painting the Space Race

Thursday, August 25, 2022
6:00 pm7:30 pm
The Columbus Museum

Alma Thomas followed the events of the Space Race in the 1960s and 1970s and painted scenes that captured celestial bodies, the evidence of man’s technological advancement, and the rawness of outer space. Join Scott Norman, Director of Education and resident space historian at Columbus State University’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center, at the Museum as he shares historical background and context for Alma’s space creations. There will be time for Q/A and refreshments will be provided. Please register here or by reaching out to the Membership and Grants Coordinator at the contact information below.