Postcards from Japan and A Tokyo Night

The museum’s Annual Gala took place last week with the theme “Postcards from Japan,” followed by the Contemporaries Bash: A Tokyo Night at Dock 5 at Union Market. Check out photos from the festivities below.

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Table setting at this year’s “Postcards from Japan” themed Annual Gala. Photos: Pepe Gomez

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Guests enjoying the Contemporaries Bash: A Tokyo Night. Photo: Pepe Gomez

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Guests enjoying the Contemporaries Bash: A Tokyo Night. Photo: Pepe Gomez

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Guests enjoying a SnoCream truck at the Contemporaries Bash: A Tokyo Night. Photo: Pepe Gomez

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Guest at the Contemporaries Bash: A Tokyo Night

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Mili_Harmonica Virtuoso

Gjon Mili, Multiple Images of Harmonica Virtuoso Larry Adler Performing with Dancer Paul Draper, 1941. Gelatin silver print, overall: 14 in x 11 in. The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC, Gift of Cam and Wanda Garner, 2013

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Honoré Daumier, The Strong Man, ca. 1865. Oil on wood panel, Framed: 18 3/8 in x 21 5/8 in x 2 3/4 in. The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC, Acquired 1928

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Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas, Dancers at the Barre, ca. 1900. Oil on canvas, framed: 46 in x 58 3/8 in x 3 in. The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC, Acquired 1944