The University of Arizona Museum of Art and Archive of Visual Arts

Avant-Gala! Fundraiser and Dinner


Avant-Gala! Fundraiser
Sunday, February 8, 2015
5pm – 8pm
College of Architecture + Planning + Landscape Architecture (CAPLA) and the UAMA

Avant-Gala! is sold out!  We are no longer accepting reservations.

Join us for dinner, drinks and dessert as we honor artist and Professor Emeritus Barbara Rogers with a Lifetime Achievement Award.  In addition there will be live and silent auctions.  For more information, please contact Angela Telesco at arepp@email.arizona.edu or (520) 626-7187.

Live auction items include: fine jewelry, a visit to Babacomari Ranch, original prints from the School of Art’s “Lasting Impressions” series of Native American work (including artists Truman Lowe, Edgar Heap of Birds, and Kay WalkingStick), African sculpture from the Diebold Collection, dinner with Barbara Rogers and James Burns, signed items from artist Robert McCall, artwork by Dong Kingman, Jim Waid, Carrie Seid, and Barbara Rogers, original work by Tom Philabaum, and a resort stay and restaurant gift card for a Tucson vacation.

Some silent auction items include: Resort stays, memberships and tickets to the Tucson Symphony Orchestra, Reid Park Zoo, the Mini-Time Machine Museum, and School of Dance’s 2015-2016 season, gift certificates to restaurants such as Pastiche, Feast, RA Sushi and Beyond Bread, as well as gym memberships, yoga gift cards, wine tastings, and more!

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Mail your RSVP to:
University of Arizona Museum of Art
c/o Angela Telesco
1031 N. Olive Rd.
PO Box 210002
Tucson, AZ 85721

Image by Juniper Sara Pierce.