Award + Auction Party | October 20, 2011 | Chicago
Award + Auction Party

Thursday, October 20, 2011 | 6-9pm

School of the Art Institute Ballroom
112 South Michigan Avenue

Celebrate the Alliance of Artists Communities' 20th Anniversary, as we present the Mary T. Wolfe Catalyst Award to Ms. Lois Weisberg and present a silent and live auction honoring artists from around the country.

Lois Weisberg

Lois Weisberg, former Commissioner of Cultural Affairs, City of Chicago

Terri Hemmert

Terri Hemmert, radio personality, WXRT

Terri Hemmert

Tatsu Aoki

6 - 7:00pm | Reception + Silent Auction + Live Music

Connect with old friends and make new ones! Enjoy live music and bid on silent auction items - from one-of-a-kind art pieces to behind-the-scenes tours and performances - to fit every budget. Cocktails and hors d'ouevres will be served.

Music by the Tatsu Aoki Unit

7 - 7:30pm | Award Ceremony

join the Alliance as we present the inaugural Mary T. Wolfe Catalyst Award to Lois Weisberg, a life-long advocate for the arts and artists in Chicago. The award will be presented by Terri Hemmert, long-time radio personality and DJ. Award art by Joyce Owens. Special guest Mary T. Wolfe.

7:30 - 8pm | Live Auction

Auctioneer Wayne Lawson will entertain you as we auction off exciting tours and travel packages from around the world.

8:00 - 9pm | Silent Auction + Live Music

The silent auction closes at 8:30 so don't miss your chance to bid on original art and exclusive events!

Music by the Tatsu Aoki Unit




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