45th Anniversary Gala

Friday, June 2, 2017 | 6 pm

You are cordially invited to the 45th Anniversary Gala

"Dutch Golden Age" at the Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center


CELEBRATE

opening night of Sordid and Sacred: The Beggars in Rembrandts’ Etchings 

with cocktails & entertainment on the paseo, the exhibition opening, and dinner

DON YOUR BEST

golden attire (black tie optional)

ENJOY WORKS

 by Rembrandt van Rijn, executed between 1629 and 1648

SAVOR

classic cuisine, cocktails, and music

BECOME AN ART HERO

during the live & silent auction


Tickets

 

$125 per person

Corporate Tables at $1,200, $1,500 and $1,800

(Tables may seat 8-12)

Proceeds benefit Arts Center Programs

RSVP by May 26, 2017 to (719) 295-7200 ext. 7238

For advance reservations, information on tables, and sponsorship opportunities,

please call (719) 295-7200 ext. 7238

 

Auction Items

 

The Sangre de Cristo Arts Center's 45th Anniversary on June 2 will feature a live auction. We are accepting pre-bids on these items. To enter a bid, please contact the Arts Center's reception desk at 719-295-7200 x1.

 

One Week Stay at Lake Como, Italy

6 Nights & 7 Days at Italy's stunning Lake Como in a beautiful 2 BR apartment.

Donor: Joe Arrigo & KC Savage

 

“I Dreamed of Africa Photo Safari”

Zulu Nyala Group will lead you and a guest on this adventure of a lifetime (airfare not included)

Donor: Zulu Nyala Group

 

Colorado Hot Air Balloon Ride

Platinum package hot air balloon ride for 2 people near Colorado Springs, with classical music, champagne toast and beautiful al fresco breakfast.

Donor: Carolyn Jackson

 

Clothing with an Ethical Backbone

One of a kind garment designed by Pueblo-based designer and artist, Anne Scott. "When hemp meets silk and fashion respects nature, you can't put together a bad outfit."

Donor: Anne Scott

 

Dinner for 8

Enjoy a dinner party for 8 people in the home of Dr. Jim & Debbie Sbarbaro. Includes a gourmet meal with wine, exquisitely prepared by the Sbarbaros.

Donors: Dr. Jim & Debbie Sbarbaro

 

Taos Condo

Enjoy a 2-night stay in Studio or 1 BR condo in Taos, next door to Fechin Museum and Kit Carson Park, across from popular Michael's Kitchen.

Donor: Lita & Mel Martinez

 

The Wine Cellar

This eclectic collection of vintages is the perfect start-up or addition to your current wine cellar. As individual as each donor, bottles have been autographed by the Arts Center board member who made the selection.

Donor: SDC Board of Trustees

 

Salvador Dali Package

This package includies “The Thumb” signed and numbered lithograph (23” x 17”), with the signed book “Salvador Dali: The Late Work” by Dr. Elliott King and a meeting with Dr. King.

Donor: Sangre de Cristo Arts Center & Elliott King

 

My Dinner with Rembrandt

Franco Catinella of Franco's Bistro will prepare dinner with wine for 10 people in the White Gallery during the Rembrandt exhibition, with a private tour.

Donor: Franco Catinella & Sangre de Cristo Arts Center

 

Jim Rabby’s framed 37” x 25” oil on canvas, titled “Neon Pumpkin Toss”

(Shown:  full artwork followed by detail shot)

Donor: Jim Rabby

 

Framed Don Dernovich Painting

Don Dernovich's poetic oils and watercolors reflect his love of wildlife and the outdoors. Don is an award winning artist, including first place in oil at the Phippen Museum Western Art Show, and Best Watercolor at the Western Spirits Art Show. He is a member of the Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters and a Signature Member of the Oil Painters of America, the National Watercolor Society and the American Watercolor Society.

Donor: Sally & Greg Berryman

 

(Not Pictured)

Embellished hand-woven silk top and beaded hand-woven wrap from Gozo, Malta

Donor: Patricia Gonzalez & Dorothy O'Dowd

 

 

Event Sponsors

 

PINEAPPLE

Ryals Family Foundation  |  Charles & Jeanette Gilchrist White

POMEGRANATE

Aberdeen Surgery Center: Dr. Charles Kessler & Dr. Philip Marin

Black Hills Energy

PEAR

American Vein & Vascular Institute  |  Ida & Gary Anzuini  |  Sylvia & Ted Clair

Linda Crawford  |  Dairy Queen  |  Ent Credit Union  |  Patricia Gonzalez

Loaf 'N Jug  |  Elain & Bill Nicoll  |  Wendy & Dr. Barry Rapp  |  Robert Redwine

 

Host Committee

 

Patricia Gonzalez & Dorothy O'Dowd, Co-Chairs

Drs. Elissa Ball & Jay Richter  |  Linda Crawford  |  Warren Diodosio

Carolyn Jackson  |  Lita & Mel Martinez  |  Wendy & Dr. Barry Rapp  |  Wynona & Dr. Wallace Sullivan