6:30 pm–11:30 pm

Spring Gala 2019: Idol Worship

Saturday, April 27th, 6:30- 11:30 PM
At Assemblea 1350 W Erie St.

Join us for a Bacchanalian evening celebrating whatever you choose to worship: God, art, money, politics, fame, or the sun, moon, & stars!

$90 individual tickets PURCHASE

$550 virtual tables includes six tickets and an amulet crafted by Cathy Hsiao for each guest! PURCHASE

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The event features:
(Ir)reverently delectable dinner and bar by Easy Eats
The DJ stylings of Ross Kelly (Night Moves)
Visuals by Glamhag & Gurtie Hansell

Live & silent auctions include works by Roots & Culture artists & friends:

  • Alberto Aguilar
  • Marcel Alcalá
  • Sirimas Benz Amatayakyul
  • Ryan Travis Christian
  • Jovencio de la Paz
  • Stephen Eichhorn
  • Ryan Fenchel
  • Ben Foch
  • Howard Fonda
  • Cody Hudson
  • Chris Johanson & Jo Jackson
  • Jessica Labatte
  • Judy Ledgerwood
  • Tony Lewis
  • George Liebert
  • Mike Lopez
  • Ivan LOZANO
  • Jesse Malmed
  • Colin Matthes
  • Eric May
  • Liz McCarthy
  • Bobbi Meier
  • Dan Miller
  • Molly Colleen O’Connell
  • Roni Packer
  • Jason Pickleman
  • Carmen Price
  • Kaveri Raina
  • Michael Rakowitz
  • Celeste Rapone
  • Scott Reeder
  • Tyson Reeder
  • Charles E Roberts III
  • Gonzalo Reyes Rodriguez
  • Noah Singer
  • Christopher Smith
  • Edra Soto
  • Alex Stark
  • Kevin Stuart
  • Ruby T
  • Darryl Deangelo Terrell
  • Chanel Chiffon Thomas
  • Marcela Torres
  • Zuri Washington
  • Oli Watt
  • Faith Wilding
  • Zach Wirsum
  • Derrick Woods-Morrow
  • Nayeon Yang

The auction will be online on April 12th.

Supported generously by Christie’s

Thank you to Lagunitas Brewing, Metro/Smart Bar, Revolution Brewing, Spice Note Tequila, & Tanta for their generous donations!

With deepest gratitude to our benefit & host committees:

  • Sebastian Campos & Jennifer Andrade
  • Jay Dandy & Melissa Weber
  • Jen Delos Reyes
  • Robyn Farrell & Drew Roulo
  • Ryan LaFollette & Tony Sarkees
  • Todd Harding & David Lassiter
  • Paul Oemig
  • Bill Padnos & Margy Kaye
  • Jason Pickleman
  • Mickey Pomfrey
  • David Salkin
  • Kate Sierzputowski
  • Anastasia Karpova Tinari