November 16, 2016 | Palais Royale
5:30 – 10:00 p.m.
Featuring complementary Wine Tasting, Auction and our exciting ArtSlam! competition. All proceeds from the dinner and auction benefit community programming at the South Bend Museum of Art.
2016 ArtLights Honorees include:
Carlotta Banta Artistic Achievement Award
Artist Jake Webster,
Carlotta Banta Friends of the Arts Award
“I Love SB” award winners, The Meehan Family:
- Norma Lu Meehan(Local Fashion Illustrator)
- Terry & Carol Meehan (Owners of Fiddler’s Hearth, South Bend)
- Mary Meehan Firtl (Local pastel artist and longtime supporter of the SBMA)
- Sean Meehan (Co-owner of Crooked Ewe, South Bend)
Auctioneers for the evening: Joel Barrett & David Seymour
Voting is now open!
The ArtLights Gala program includes the tallying of votes for ArtSlam! This is a friendly competition among Five Fans of the SBMA: Velvet Canada, Sam Centellas, Michael Miller, Jeanne Skelton, and Lenore Tracy. Each “Fan” has selected their favorite artwork from the Permanent Collection of the Museum and is creating a work of art in response to it, to be auctioned off at the event. Votes are $25 each with all proceeds benefitting community programming at the South Bend Museum of Art.
The 2016 ArtSlammers are: