The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council will hold the 10th annual Wearable Arts Extravaganza fundraiser, Cirque de Pluie on Feb. 13 and 14 at Centennial Hall. Based on a concept originating in Nelson, New Zealand, the show features artwork specifically created to be worn on the human body. These wearable artworks are displayed by models during a runway show accompanied by music and narration.
There will be two showings. The show on Saturday, Feb. 13, will support the annual JAHC student fine art scholarships and individual artist grants. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the silent auction and the runway show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $75 for flash zone (front and center cocktail tables that include bar service), $50 for the front row and $25 for general reserved seats.
The show Sunday, Feb. 14, will support the operating costs of Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Doors open at 2 p.m. for the Sunday silent auction, runway show begins at 3 p.m. Tickets are $60 for flash zone, $30 for front row and $20 for general reserved seating. Sweetheart deal: Table for two $100.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.jahc.org