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George Mason University

Off the Wall

Saturday, March 23, 2019 
2:00 – 5:00 PM

Art and Design Building
George Mason University Fairfax Campus

Family-friendly digital and fine arts festival featuring a mac-and-cheese bar and local brewery tastings

Free for children 13 and under

Every Spring Mason opens its state-of-the-art Art and Design Building to alumni, parents, and the public for a family-friendly celebration to benefit the visual arts at Mason. Guests tour more than 15 studio spaces and interact with student and faculty artists, plus have the opportunity to create their own works of art.

Creative mac-and-cheese cuisine and beverage stations (beer, wine, and non-alcoholic) will be located throughout the event, plus a silent auction of arts-related items and experiences.


$30 regular
$20 Mason alumni, faculty, and staff

Free for children 13 and under

Learn more about ticket and sponsorship information or e-mail Emily Rusch or call 703-993-3872.


Silent Auction

Off the Wall features an exciting silent auction of fine art and arts related experiences.

For more information, e-mail Emily Rusch or call 703-993-3872.


The students, faculty and staff of the School of Art, Computer Game Design program and Film and Video Studies Program gratefully acknowledge the following sponsors that have generously supported Off the Wall:

(as of February 20, 2019)

Presenting Sponsor

Gardner and Stevie Gillespie

Program Sponsor

The Peterson Family Foundation

Platinum Sponsor

Phoebe and Rick Peterson

Gold Sponsor

Capital One Art Program
Mikki Van Wyk

Silver Sponsor

Jessica Stafford Davis
​Val McWhorter and Michael Molina
Williams Mullen and Williams Mullen Foundation
William and Margaret O’Grady
Peter and Barbara Winant
Lisa and Alan Zuccari

Bronze Sponsor

Barry Broadway
Rick Davis and Julie Thompson
Jon Gann

Ronald Hubbard
Maryam and Hamid Kasmai
Clara Kelly
Justine and Richard Kingham
Paula Martino Strategic Affairs, LLC
Millennium Arts Salon
Elizabeth I. Ransom
Victoria and John Salmon
Suzanne and Dick Willett

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