Judy and Charles Tate
Janet and Wilson Allen
Kathleen Irvin Loughlin and
Ellen and Mark Bivins
Sally and Tom Dunning
Sylvie and Gary Crum
Leila and Walt Mischer
Harris E. Kerr
Jenny and Trey Laird
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The Blanton Museum of Art hosts its biennial black-tie gala and after party on Saturday, February 7. The 2015 gala celebrates the important role the Blanton plays in Central Texas and at The University of Texas at Austin, and also honor UT President Bill Powers.
The black-tie event will commemorate Powers’ distinguished legacy of leadership and commitment to the visual arts. The event will be followed by the gala after-party, Art on the Edge
Over the past eight years, President Powers’ support and advocacy of the humanities has been transformative for the Blanton, ensuring that the visual arts play an integral role in the learning experiences of students on the UT Austin campus and beyond.
“We are thrilled to honor President Bill Powers at the 2015 Blanton Museum of Art Gala,” remarks Blanton Director Simone Wicha. “He has been a passionate champion of the arts and humanities on campus and understands the intrinsic value art brings to our lives. With his support, the Blanton is making art central to the educational experience of UT students and is further distinguishing itself as one of the best university art museums in the country.”
The 2015 Gala raises critical funds to support the museum’s outstanding exhibitions and educational programs that serve 150,000 visitors each year, in addition to celebrating the transformative power of art in our lives and communities, it will be an elegant evening of cocktails and dinner. The event will take place in the Blanton’s Rapoport Atrium and across the street in the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum. Tables
and tickets are now available.
Tables for 10 are available at the following levels:
A limited number of $1,500 sponsorship level tickets (per person) are now available.
For more information or to purchase a table, tickets, or to make a gift in honor of the event, please complete and return a gift form
Corporate sponsorships of the gala and after party offer a range of dynamic recognition and branding opportunities. For more information, please contact:
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to view the 2015 Blanton Museum Gala Invitation.