Events

2016 Gala

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HYDE PARK ART CENTER'S 2016 GALA

Saturday, November 12
Cocktails & Hors D'Oeuvres 6PM
Dinner 7PM
After Party 8:30PM - Midnight

Dinner & Dancing
Artist Interventions
After Party featuring Live Music & Late-Night Snacks
Silent Auction featuring One-of-a-Kind Experiences
Complimentary Valet
Dress: Creative Cocktail

Hyde Park Art Center
5020 S. Cornell Ave.
Chicago, IL 60615

HONOREES:

Theaster Gates
Linda Johnson Rice

CO-CHAIRS:

Dedrea, Paul & Ian Gray
Lisa Yun Lee & Josephine Lee Ewing

TICKETS:

Presenting Sponsor: $50,000
Lead Sponsor: $25,000

Grand Benefactor: $15,000
Benefactor: $10,000
Sustainer: $7,500
Patron: $5,000

Individual Tickets:
Patron - $500 Sustainer - $750 Benefactor - $1,000
After Party (8:30pm admission): $60

View the list of benefits for each sponsorship level here.

Purchase tickets for Hyde Park Art Center's 2016 Gala here.

Make a donation online in support of the Hyde Park Art Center's 2016 Gala here.

For more information, contact Aaron Rodgers at arodgers@hydeparkart.org or call 773.324.5520 x 1022.

SILENT AUCTION:

The 2016 Gala Silent Auction will feature experiences with Chicago's best restaurants, theatres, cultural institutions, distilleries, yoga studios, boutiques... and more! More information coming soon.

SPONSORS:

Benefactor Sponsor:

Wtfc Community Banks

Sustainer Sponsors:
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HOST COMMITTEE:

Ariel Investments
Columbia College Chicago
Shawn M. Donnelley & Christopher M. Kelly
Exelon
Joan & Robert Feitler
Nancy Lerner Frej & David Frej
Denise & Gary Gardner
Theaster Gates Studios, LLC
Helyn Goldenberg & Michael Alper
Dedrea & Paul Gray
Richard & Mary Gray
Julie & John Guida, The Guida Family Foundation
Joan Harris, Irving Harris Foundation
Deone Jackman
Janis Kanter & Tom McCormick, Kanter Family Foundation
Lisa & Michael Kornick
Elisabeth & William Landes
Lisa Yun Lee
Liz & Eric Lefkofsky
Walter & Shirley Massey
Cheryl & Eric McKissack
Christopher Barrett Politan & Tim Donza
Sandra & Michael Perlow
Linda Johnson Rice, Johnson Publishing Company
Yumi & Doug Ross
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Kathleen & Robert Sullivan
The Northern Trust Corporation
The University of Chicago
The University of Chicago Graham School of Continuing
   Liberal & Professional Studies
Linda Warren & Jeffrey Hammes
Wintrust Community Banks
Richard Wright & Valerie Carberry
Helen & Sam Zell

IN-KIND SPONSORS:

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STEERING COMMITTEE:

Wendy Kornick Friedman
Zach Levin
Shirley Massey
Suzy Nemec
John Oxtoby

AFTER PARTY STEERING COMMITTEE:

Dana Bassett
Zita Brizzi
Chanel Coney
Laura-Caroline Johnson
La Keisha Leek
Zach Levin
Michelle Litvin
Camille Morgan
John Oxtoby
Megan Patel
Alison Reilly
Yasmin Spiro
Haley Stevens
Edna Togba
Jen Tremblay
Eileen Truong
Rhonda Wheatley

SILENT AUCTION PARTNERS:

About Face Theatre
Brooklyn Boulders Chicago
Chaturanga Holistic Fitness
Chicago Architecture Foundation
Chicago Artists Coalition
Chicago Botanic Garden
Chicago Cubs
Chicago History Museum
Chicago Magazine
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago White Sox
Court Theatre
CPX Sports
Sean Currie
Doc Films
Double Door
Elmhurst Sky Zone
EXPO Chicago
Facets
Farmhouse
Frank Lloyd Wright Trust
Fred Astaire Franchised Dance Studio West Loop
Gene Siskel Film Center
Theo Gilbert
Giordano Dance Chicago
JulieAnn Graham
Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Heidel House Resort and Spa
Hyde Park School of Dance
The Hypocrites
Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art
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Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams
Kingston Mines
Koval Distillery
Lettuce Entertain You
Luxury Garage Sale
MacLean Collection
The Morton Arboretum
Jordan Mozer & Associates
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
The Neo-Futurists
The Original Pancake House
OXO
Paramount Events
Quimby’s Bookstore
Reggie’s Rock Club
The Richard H. Driehaus Museum
Aaron Rodgers
The Second City
Sepia
TimeLine Theatre Company
Tri Yoga Chicago – Hyde Park
Trunk Club
Vin Chicago
Wines for Humanity
Warby Parker

PAST GALA HONOREES:

Ellen Alberding, The Joyce Foundation
Charles Benton
Dawoud Bey*
Anita Blanchard & Martin Nesbitt
Lindy Bergman
Bruce & Martha Clinton
Barbara Crane*
Becky D’Angelo
Helyn Goldenberg
Christie Hefner, The Playboy Corporation
Ruth Horwich
Deone Jackman
Valerie Jarrett
Janis Kanter, Tom McCormick &
Kanter Family Foundation (founded by Burton & Naomi Kanter)
Chris Kennedy
Eric & Cheryl McKissack
Judy Ledgerwood & Tony Tasset*
Isobel Neal
Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle*
Kerry James Marshall & Cheryl Lynn Bruce*
Amy Rule
Bruce Sagan & Bette Cerf Hill
Chuck Thurow

*Artist Honorees