Breakfast with Mars Scientists

Photo from Breakfast with Mars Scientists on May 26, 2012

Saturdays, May 26 and June 16 at 11:00am

Board of Officers

Saturday, May 26
Adam Steltzner, the Phase Lead and Development Manager of Entry, Descent and Landing for the Mars Science Laboratory Project at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), will join Tom Sachs in conversation about all things Mars.

Saturday, June 16
Join scientists Gregg Vane, Kevin Hand, and Tommaso Rivellini in a conversation about Mars exploration with Tom Sachs, moderated by writer Lawrence Weschler, in which Vane, Hand, and Rivellini will also share their experiences working in the NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL).

SPACE PROGRAM: MARS is organized by Park Avenue Armory and Creative Time and is curated by Park Avenue Armory Consulting Artistic Director Kristy Edmunds and Creative Time President and Artistic Director Anne Pasternak.

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SPACE PROGRAM: MARS is sponsored by Lighting Science. Additional support provided by Bloomberg, the Cogut Family Foundation, the Dorothea Leonhardt Fund of the Communities Foundation of Texas, GLM, the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, Park Avenue Spring, the Ronald & Jo Carole Lauder Foundation, Sperone Westwater, the Wagner Family Foundation, and XCOR Aerospace / Space Expedition Corporation. Generous individual support is provided by Shelley Fox Aarons and Philip E. Aarons, Jill Brienza and Nick Daraviras, Joanne Leonhardt Cassullo, Beth Rudin DeWoody, Kate Engelbrecht and Jed Walentas, Honor Fraser and Stavros Merjos, Ken Kuchin, Nancy and Robert Magoon, Gael Neeson and Stefan Edlis, Amy and John Phelan, Jennifer and David Stockman, and Elizabeth Swig.

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Schedule and Details

If you are interested in Tom Sachs: SPACE PROGRAM: MARS you may also be interested in:

Family Programming

Life on Mars: Imagining the Incredible
For families with children ages 5-12.
Saturday, June 2; Sunday, June 3
Saturday, June 9; Sunday, June 10
10:00am – 12:00pm

$5 Materials fee per participant
FREE for Park Avenue Armory and Creative Time members

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For more information call (212) 933-5803.

Public Programs

Artist Talk: Tom Sachs
in Conversation with Anne Pasternak and Kristy Edmunds
Friday, June 1
Tickets: $10 / $8 Students, Seniors,
Park Avenue Armory and Creative Time members

Thursdays, May 24, May 31 and June 7
Saturday, June 16
Tickets: $15 / $12 Students, Seniors,
Park Avenue Armory and Creative Time members
$10 Standing Room