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Riviera Beach Marina Village Event Center, 190 E 13th St, Riviera Beach, FL, 33404

A unique sensory event that brings to light how blind and visually impaired individuals experience art is coming to Palm Beach County on one of the greatest philanthropic evenings of the year – Giving Tuesday, November 29.

Art in the Dark, hosted by Lighthouse for the Blind of the Palm Beaches will include sensory art experiences created by local artists using all senses but SIGHT. Guests will be blindfolded and led by docents from the Norton Museum of Art through four unique sensory rooms:

Auditory Art Experience
Sponsored by The Jorgenson Foundation
Interpreted and performed by actors from the Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival in partnership with Lighthouse ArtCenter Gallery and School of Art and Findlay Galleries

Tactile/Touch Art Experience
Sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. John McGill
Featuring renown sculpture artist Norman Gitzen, 3-D mosaic expressionist Deborah Bottorff, and glass and metal works from the Benzaiten Center for the Creative Arts

Olfactory Art Experience
Sponsored by Allen Preston
An immersive botanical scent experience presented by Lighthouse Candle and Scent Bar

The Art of Taste Experience
Sponsored by Publix Charities
A flavorful tasting experience to tantalize one’s palate with infused flavors and textures by Chef Amir Thompson of Fuzeion Catering

Source: Nov 29 | Art in the Dark | West Palm Beach, FL Patch