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Save the Date! 2018 Artlights will be held on October 25th, 2018

Thank you to everyone who supported and attended this year’s ArtLights Gala Event! You helped us exceed our expectations!

ArtLights Gala Event

October 26, 2017 | 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.

2017 ArtLights Honorees include:

Carlotta Banta Artistic Achievement Award
Artist Alan Larkin

Carlotta Banta Friends of the Arts Award
Lynda B. & Charles S. Simon

“I  Love  SB” Award: Virginia B. Calvin

Master of Ceremonies: Anne Feferman

2017 ArtSlam! Competition

2017 ArtSlam! winner:
Aaron Perri!

The ArtLights Gala program includes the tallying of votes for ArtSlam! This is a friendly competition among Five Fans of the SBMA. We are excited to announce this years participants; Julian Alcantar, Brooke Donegan, Anna Drew, Mary Kay Kagel, Aaron Perri, and Michael Snyder. 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.


Artlights 2017 Corporate Supporters

Alliance Architects
Barnes & Thornburg
Century Builders
Community Foundation of St. Joseph County
Crowe Horwath
David Wemhoff, Attorney at Law
Electronics, Inc.
Indiana University South Bend
Palmer Funeral Homes
Sym Financial
The Pokagon Fund
University of Notre Dame

Artlights 2017 Silent Auction Contributors

Ali on the Boulevard
Amish Acres, LLC
Anthony Travel
Bambers Superette
Bill & Leslie Gitlin
Bittersweet Ski Resort
Bonefish Grill
Broadway Theatre League
Café Navarre
Chicory Cafe
Dan O’Day Dance Club
Derby Photography
Elkhart Civic Theatre
Ernestine Raclin School of the Arts, IUSB Box Office
Fernwood Botanical Garden & Nature Preserve
Fiddler’s Hearth
Fort Wayne Museum of Art
Four Winds Casino
Gene’s Camera Store
Hannah Lindahl Children’s Museum
Indianapolis Zoo
Inn at Saint Mary’s
Inspire Me
Ivy Court Inn & Suites
Judee’s Boutique
Kilwin’s Chocolates & Ice Cream
Knollwood Country Club
Lasalle Grill
Le Peep of South Bend
Lubeznik Center for the Arts
Martin’s Supermarket
McDonald Studio
Meghan Kirwan
Memorial Health & Lifestyle Center
Memorial Healthworks Kids’ Museum
Moreau Center for the Arts
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Outback Steakhouse
Parisi’s Ristorante Italiano
Potawatomi Zoological Society
Prime Table
Radecki Galleries
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
Salon Rouge
Shedd Aquarium
South Bend Chamber Singers
South Bend Civic Theatre
South Bend Country Club
South Bend Cubs
South Bend Racquet Club
South Bend Symphony
Southold Dance Theatre
St. Joseph Today
Studebaker National Museum
Sunny Italy Café
The History Museum
The Oliver Inn
Tippecanoe Place
Victorian Pantry
Woochi Japanese Fusion Bar
Ziker Cleaners