Friday, November 16
Hyde Park Art Center
5020 S. Cornell
Chicago, IL 60615
8:30PM After Party
Music & Dancing
Dress: Creative Cocktail
Every year, Hyde Park Art Center hosts an annual celebration for our unique institution and the individuals who make it all possible. The Art Center plays a distinctive role in the arts landscape, supporting contemporary artists throughout their careers at every age and stage, while promoting high standards of arts investment and access in Chicago. From teaching artists working with our city’s youth and adults to the exhibitions that ignite a fire within us all, we invite you to celebrate, connect, and amplify the work we do and the world we want to live in.
Presenting Sponsor: $50,000
Lead Sponsor: $25,000
Grand Benefactor: $15,000
Patron: $500 | Sustainer: $750 | Benefactor: $1,000
After Party Only (8:30pm admission)
General Admission Early Bird: $75 | Regular: $100
Artist & Arts Administrator Early Bird: $50 | Regular: $65
Purchase tickets for Hyde Park Art Center’s 2018 Gala here.
Make a donation online in support of the Hyde Park Art Center’s 2018 Gala here.
See a list of benefits for each sponsorship level here here.
See a list of corporate sponsorship opportunities here.
To discuss customized sponsorship packages for both individuals and businesses, or for more information about the Host Committee, sponsorship, and tickets, please contact Aaron Rodgers at firstname.lastname@example.org or 773.324.5520 x 1022.
Biff Ruttenberg & Buzz Ruttenberg
The David C. & Sarajean Ruttenberg Arts Foundation
Julie & John Guida
Cynthia Heusing & David Kistenbroker
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 • Theaster Gates* • 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 • Shirley & Walter Massey • Eric & Cheryl McKissack • Judy Ledgerwood & Tony Tasset* • Isobel Neal • Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle* • Kerry James Marshall & Cheryl Lynn Bruce* • Linda Johnson Rice • Amy Rule • Bruce Sagan & Bette Cerf Hill • Chuck Thurow • Anne Wilson*