Luminarts Gala

On Saturday, April 18th, 2020 at 6 p.m. the Luminarts Cultural Foundation is proud to present The Gala, our annual spring celebration. This event will feature cocktails, performances by Luminarts Fellows, a sit-down dinner, a live auction, and other ways to support our mission of cultivating the next generation of world-class artists and Chicago’s vibrant arts community.

For information about the event or to become an event sponsor, please contact Marlena Dzis, Development Director, at or call (312) 692-2379.

Please note that sponsorships committed by February 7, 2020 will be recognized on the event invitation.

Gala Chairs
Kylie A. Krizek, Wintrust Commercial Banking
Matt R. Olaveson, Luminarts Board of Directors

Host Committee
Mark and Lynne Arizmendi
Peggy Boyer and Reed Parker
Mike and Cheryl Del Campo
Lionel and Mary Go
Jessica Jagielnik
Karen and Bob Jones
Gerould and Jewell Kern
Kyle and Lindsay Mackey
Dr. Sally Metzler and George Dunea, MD
Emily Moreno
Hunt Tackbary and Mackenzie Madsen
Doug Walker

To learn more or purchase tickets, please contact Marlena Dzis, Development Director, at or (312) 692-2379.

Thank you to our 2020 Gala Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Creativity Sponsor
Cherilyn G. Murer
Matt R. Olaveson
Adam Vitale

Impact Sponsor
Thompson Coburn LLP

Interested in sponsoring The Gala? Contact Marlena Dzis, Development Director, at or (312) 692-2379.