Oct 06 Sat

Gala 20/20: A VISION OF ART

October 6, 2018

Sonoma Valley Museum of Art invites you to join us on

Saturday, October 6th, 2018

Champagne, Cocktails and Appetizers. 
Come and stroll the museum while listening to the Starlite Strings and solo pianist, Stephanie Ozer.
Mingle with friends, have your photo taken with artist Laura Kimpton’s “Love” sculpture, sip on 3 Badge Gin Lemonade, buy your paintbrush to enter the wine draw, and sign up for the Lezione di Cucina cooking class!
Leave the museum for a short walk to the moon lit marquee decorated with flowers by Tesoro.
Meet Gabriel Butu, our Master of Ceremony and Auctioneer.
Welcome introduction by Nancy Kivelson, President of the SVMA Board.
Sumptuous Dinner, catered by Elaine Bell Catering
The Live Auction Begins...
Fund a Need...
Introduction by Executive Director, Linda Keaton.
Art in our HeARTS Video
Special Guest Performer: Live Artist, David Garibaldi.
Return to the Museum for the After Glow Dance Party. 
Dance till midnight with DJ On-Que, enjoy the artistic talents of quick artist, Kelsea Deininger and experience the mixology of the Prohibition Spirits Vodka Bar.


(pablo) PICASSO @ $5,000 for 10 Tickets

(mary) CASSATT @ $3,000 for 6 Tickets

(andy) WARHOL @ $1,000 for 2 Tickets

(frida) KAHLO @ $500 for 1 Ticket

Individual Gala Ticket @ $275

To purchase the above tickets, call Amanda Krauss at 707-939-7862 x17, or email her at akrauss@svma.org


(admission to After Glow dance party included in Gala Ticket)
But wait... there's more!
Gala Exhibitions:
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, ontheone year anniversary of the fires. In commemoration, the museum will donate a portion of its auction proceeds to the Sonoma Volunteer Firefighters' Association.
Fun-A-Need, Art in our HeARTS:
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. Our 2018 Gala Fund-A-Need, Art in our HeARTS, will support and expand this valuable program to reach even more students in our community.
Thank you to our Sponsors!
(pablo) PICASSO
Nancy Kivelson & Tom Angstadt
Kimberly & Simon Blattner
Diana Bugg & Jim Bertlesman
Lori & Steve Bush

Diana & Peter Ferris

Kathe & Fred Hodgson

Cherie & Keith Hughes

Polly & Gary Hultquist

Leslie & Mac McQuown

Martha & Steve Rosenblatt

Elaine & Graham Smith

Holly & Stephen Sorkin

Dana & Ken Stokes

Jean Simpson & Doug Wilson


(mary) CASSATT

Dawn & Michael Kimball


(andy) WARHOL
Diane & Stephen Bieneman
Susan & Gary Campbell

Diane Sanson & Benjamin Compton

Harriet Derwingson

Beth Dunaier

Katharine Kunst & Katherine Fulton

Gretchen & Bob Gardner

Phyllis & John Gurney

Troy & Steven Hightower

Paige & Bobby Locke
Suzanne Brangham & Jack Lundgren

Ann Iverson

Maribelle & Steve Leavitt

Kathleen & Bob Leonard

Brian Sebastian & Richard Mabe

Doug Mahon

Rosemary & Kevin McNeely

Anne & George Mieling

Jane & Al Milotich

Kimberly Hughes & Steve Moazed

Helen & Blair Pascoe

JaMel & Thomas Perkins

Karolyn & Darryl Roberson

Pamella Olson & Donald Ryndak

Megan & Paul Segre

Rori & Bob Smith

Diane Krause & Gerrett Snedaker

Dallas Price & Bob Van Breda

Cynthia & Ken Wornick

Judy & Chuck Young

(frida) KAHLO
Lucy Weiger & Bob Crane
Jeannette & Whitney Evans

Yvonne Hall

Joel Hendler

Gerry Simmel



(corporate) SPONSORS




(in kind) DONORS




John and Gail Diserens of 









Les Pascals     







Randy Waller and Tony Shira of





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