News & Events

27
Feb

Luminarts Jazz Finals

Join us for the 2020 Jazz Finals at Chicago’s famous Buddy Guy’s Legends. This event will feature the 2020 Jazz Fellowship final auditions, the announcement of the 2020 Luminarts Fellows in Jazz, and the Judy Gillespie People’s Choice Award.

Thursday, February 27, 2020
5–7:30 p.m.

Buddy Guy’s Legends
700 S Wabash Avenue
Chicago, IL, 60605

This event is free to attend.

For more information contact info@luminarts.org or call (312) 435-5961.

 

12
Mar

Classical Music Voice Reception

Join us on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 5 p.m. for the Luminarts Classical Voice Reception at the Union League Club of Chicago. More information coming soon.


The Luminarts Classical Music Fellowship program is sponsored in part by the Paul M. Angell Family Foundation.

26
Mar

Luminarts Live

Join us on Tuesday, March 26, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. for Luminarts Live at the Union League Club of Chicago.

18
Apr

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, please contact Marlena Dzis, Development Director, at marley@luminarts.org or call (312) 692-2379.

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

Thank you to our 2020 Gala Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Creativity Sponsor
BMO Private Bank
Mary and Lionel Go
Knox-Galesburg Symphony
Cherilyn G. Murer
Matt R. Olaveson and Adam G. Vitale

Impact Sponsor
Dr. Sally Metzler and George Dunea, MD
Thompson Coburn LLP

Interested in sponsoring The Gala? Click HERE to learn more or contact Marlena Dzis, Development Director, at marley@luminarts.org or (312) 692-2379. Please note that sponsorships committed by February 12, 2020 will be recognized on the event invitation.

Host Committee
Mark and Lynne Arizmendi
Peggy Boyer and Reed Parker
Mike and Cheryl Del Campo
Marilyn B. Dresser
Mary and Lionel Go
L. Jessica Jagielnik
Karen and Bob Jones
Myrna W. Kaplan
Gerould and Jewell Kern
Lindsay and Kyle Mackey
John and Carol McKinnon
Dr. Sally Metzler and George Dunea, MD
Emily Moreno
Ken Norgan
Hunt Tackbary and Mackenzie Madsen
Chris Taylor
Robin and Brian Velo
Doug Walker
Lucas Wood

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


05
May

Visual Arts Reception

Join us on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 5 p.m. for the Luminarts Visual Arts Reception at the Union League Club of Chicago. More information coming soon!