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SEATTLE (August 9, 2011) – Hotel 1000 and Seattle Art Museum (SAM), announce the continuation of the one-of-a-kind “SAM in the Studio” speaker series in fall 2011 and winter 2012. Back by popular demand, the series features a monthly presentation by SAM curators on a current or upcoming exhibition, offering attendees insider knowledge and insight into a curator’s selection and viewing approach. The event takes place within the cozy setting of STUDIO 1000 at Hotel 1000, where complimentary hors d’oeuvres from BOKA RESTAURANT + BAR are served and wines by the glass are available for purchase for $3 to benefit Seattle Art Museum.
“We are thrilled to be able to continue our partnership with Seattle Art Museum and offer this unique series to the community,” said Denny Fitzpatrick, general manager, Hotel 1000. “It is such a rare opportunity to have access to SAM’s curators in a one-on-one setting. We invite guests and the public to enjoy a glass of wine and bites from BOKA by the fireplace while viewing art from a whole new perspective.”
The fall 2011 and winter 2012 “SAM In the Studio” schedule is as follows:
The ‘SAM in the Studio’ speaker series is free and is open to the general public. Attendees are invited to STUDIO 1000 at Hotel 1000 for a reception starting at 5 p.m. followed by a SAM curator presentation starting at 5:30 p.m. For additional information, please visit www.hotel1000seattle.com or contact (206) 957-1000.
Hotel 1000, open in downtown Seattle since June 26, 2006, features 120 luxury guest rooms, BOKA RESTAURANT + BAR, Spaahh and The Golf Club. At Hotel 1000, genuine, caring, personalized service enabled by leading-edge technology and intimate yet spectacular accommodations redefines the luxury experience. Hotel 1000 offers unexpected pleasures, distinctive amenities, anticipative service and a customized experience tailored to any occasion. Located at 1000 First Ave. at the corner of Madison Street, Hotel 1000 is steps away from the waterfront along Elliott Bay, and conveniently centered between Pike Place Market, Seattle Art Museum, the business district and lively and historic Pioneer Square. For more information, please visit www.hotel1000seattle.com.
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