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Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech” FAQ

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Hung on a cement wall, a yellow neon sentence reads "You're obviously in the wrong place."

Tickets

Q: Is there a special opportunity for members to see Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech”?

A: Yes, November 8, 9, and 10 have been reserved exclusively for members to visit the “Figures of Speech” exhibition. Members are invited to see the exhibition first and for free.
Due to the large number of visitors expected to the Museum on November 10 (Second Sunday), we encourage members to visit the exhibition on November 8 or 9.

Q: Can I use my member guest passes or purchase $5 member walk-up tickets for my guests during the Member Preview?

A: Yes, members may use their guest passes and will be able to purchase $5 walk-up tickets for up to five additional guests during the “Figures of Speech” Member Preview Weekend.

Q: Do I need to purchase a separate exhibition ticket to see “Figures of Speech”?

A: No, we are not issuing separate tickets for the exhibition.
From November 8 through 10, any visitor with a member ticket may view the exhibition and visit the exhibition shop.
After the exhibition opens to the public on November 12, any visitor with a member ticket or general admission ticket may view the exhibition and visit the exhibition shop.

Q: Do I need a timed ticket to see “Figures of Speech”?

A: No, we are not issuing timed tickets for “Figures of Speech.”
From November 8 through 10, a member ticket will grant you access to the exhibition.
After the exhibition opens to the public on November 12, member tickets and general admission tickets will grant you access to the exhibition.
During peak visiting times, visitors may be required to line up to enter the exhibition on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Museum Shop

Q: Can I visit the exhibition shop without seeing the exhibition?

A: All visitors must go through the exhibition in order to access the exhibition shop; no entry will be granted without first going through the exhibition.

Q: Why is there a queuing line for the exhibition shop?

A: Due to space constraints, the number of people who may enter the exhibition shop is limited. During peak visiting times, visitors may be required to wait in a queuing line before entering the shop.

Q: Do members receive discounts on merchandise in the exhibition shop?

A: Yes, all members will receive 10% off merchandise in the exhibition shop.

Q: Will Figures of Speech” merchandise be sold in the general Museum shop?

A: A limited number of publications related to Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech” will be available in the main Museum shop. All other merchandise, including clothing, will only be available in the exhibition shop.

Q: Will Off-White™ merchandise be available for purchase in the exhibition shop?

A: Yes, a limited selection of Off-White™ merchandise will be available for purchase in the exhibition shop.

Q: Will returns be allowed for exhibition shop merchandise?

A: All sales in the exhibition shop are final.