McNay Art Museum offers free film screening for students Feb. 23

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(Feb. 23, 2012) – The McNay Art Museum Contemporary Collectors Forum will host a screening of the film "Beauty No. 2" at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 23 at the museum's Chiego Lecture Hall. In the 1965 film, the character Edie auditions potential boyfriends including an ex.

>> For attendees, there will be a reception with refreshments from 6 to 6:30 p.m.

The screening is part of the Get Reel series. Admission is free to students with college or university ID and McNay members. Tickets for Get Reel screenings are $5 for the general public. The series provides film lovers the opportunity to see award-winning films not usually screened in San Antonio.

Admission to the exhibit "Andy Warhol: Fame and Misfortune" is $7; the exhibit is open through May 20.

Since 1954, The McNay, 6000 New Braunfels Ave., San Antonio, Texas, 78209, has exhibited modern and early art for the public. With nearly 20,000 works, the collection includes medieval and Renaissance art; 19th through 21st century European and American paintings, sculptures and photographs; one of the finest collections of prints and drawings in the Southwest; the exceptional Tobin Collection of Theatre Arts; the Jeanne and Irving Mathews Collection of Art Glass; and art of New Mexico.

For more information, call 210-824-5368.