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Chesley Bonestell, Space Art Pioneer
November 25th, 2019 6:00pm - 9:30pm
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Chesley Bonestell: A Brush with the Future
A film by Douglass M. Stewart, Jr.


Griffith Observatory's original Bonestell paintings on display in the Gunther Depths of Space


Panel discussion with:
Space artist and Griffith Observatory Art Director, Don Dixon
Film Producer Douglass M. Stewart, Jr.

Co-Producer Melvin Schuetz


Reception on the Sunset Terrace

The Cafe at the End of the Universe available for the purchase of light fare


FOTO members $30, all others $50

(FREE parking with tickets)

All ticket proceeds support Griffith Observatory!

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Check-in and the Café at the End of the Universe open at 6:00 p.m. The Observatory will be closed to the general public, and the only area/exhibits inside the building open to ticketed guests is in the immediate vicinity of the Leonard Nimoy Event Horizon theater. The presentation begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Leonard Nimoy Event Horizon theater. The Stellar Emporium will be closed.


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All registration closes NOVEMBER 25, 4:00 p.m.

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