Gala 20/20: A Vision Of Art
The Sonoma Valley Museum of Art's annual gala event features special exhibits, champagne and cocktails with the Starlite Strings and Jazz Pianist Bob Gardner, sumptuous dinner by Elaine Bell Catering, live auction benefitting Fund-A-Need and Art in our heARTS, special guest: Performance Artist David Garibaldi, and dancing to the sounds of DJ On Que.
Stroll the museum to see 20 Sonoma Collectors, a unique opportunity to view art from Sonoma Collections, including works by Roy DeForest, Tom Friedman, David Hockney, Kiki Smith, and Andy Warhol, among others. Running alongisde will be From Fire, Love Rises, an exhibition celebrating the resiliency and recovery of our community during the Wildfires of 2017, on the one year anniversary of the fires. In commemoration, the museum will donate a portion of its auction proceeds tot he Sonoma Volunteer Firefighters' Association.
Since 2000, the Art Rewards the Students (A.R.T.S.) has placed teaching artists in every Sonoma Valley 4th and 5th grade classroom at NO COST to the schools. The 2018 Gala Fund-A-Need, Art in our HeArts, will support and expand this valuable program to reach even more students in our community.