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Get Excited for the Most Instagrammable After Hours of The Fall (Ever?)

SAAM & BYT present
A Smithsonian American Art Museum After Hours Event!

Featuring the opening of

Irving Penn, one of the foremost photographers of the 20th century, is celebrated for his iconic fashion, portrait, and still life images that appeared in Vogue magazine. Irving Penn: Beyond Beauty features 146 photographs from all stages of Penn’s career, and includes previously unseen photographs.

Tickets on sale now:

October 23rd, 8pm – 12am
Smithsonian American Art Museum
800 G St NW, Washington, DC

With photogenic magic happening in this very instagrammable courtyard:

and hot jamz from:

VÉRITÉ (live)

pennbenbrowning500x200Ben Browning of Cut Copy (DJ Set)

spandexsmudge500x200DJ Smudge (ESL)


Ticket includes open bar, featuring

Flying Dog beer

Tanqueray / Smirnoff / Captain Morgan
specialty cocktails by:

and specialty cocktails by:






Daikaya / Zentan / The Riggsby / Tico / McCellan’s Retreat / Barmini / Espita

IRL #aCreativeDC curated photoshoots and installations:
CITY STYLE: Projections from the #aCreativeDC feed
@aCreativeDC | www.aCreativeDC.com

One-Of-A-Color and Black & White photo backdrops designed by Kate Zaremba Company

Find your look at Rent The Runway and receive 20% off when using code RTRxBYT

Small bites from our friends over at

Uprising Logo

Uprising Muffin Company / Shake Shack / Pinstripes / Chaia / Centrolina / Duke’s Grocery


Gallery tours!
Bocce Ball courtesy of Pinstripes!
Beauty stations!
OM Digital Photobooth!
Free gift with Penn exhibition related purchase from the store while supplies last!


Croosh Deets
October 23rd, 8pm – 12am
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Entrance on G St NW & 8th St NW
Gallery Place Chinatown Red /Green/Yellow Line Metro

Discount advance tickets on sale now for $50
Ticket price goes up to $60 Week Of
No tickets will be sold at the door / We expect to sell out
This is a 21+ event

As always, there is no dress code,
but we recommend getting inspired by Irving Penn’s iconic work:

Our friends:


Brought to you by:

       BYT Productions               

Stay informed:
http://www.twitter.com/byt  + http://instagram.com/brightestyoungthings

http://americanart.si.edu/penn + https://twitter.com/americanart

Look how much fun we had last time we were invited to party in a classy place: