TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12 / 11 AM – 4 PM

Special Events

2017 Des Moines Art Center Gala

9/16/2017

This year’s theme, Art Travels, will focus on the global reach and travel of works in the permanent collections, as well as the artists whose exhibitions have travelled to the Art Center from the far corners of the globe. 

A special guest at this year’s gala will be Barbara Haskell, curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Barbara is currently curating a Grant Wood exhibition which includes two of Wood’s works from the Art Center’s permanent collections.

Join us for the 2017 Gala as we celebrate the international Art Travels of our outstanding permanent collections. Please prepare for takeoff!

Tickets: $250 individual / $125 young professional

Driving Directions to Venue

Please note that there will be signage for valet parking to direct you to the hangar. If you are arriving via Fleur Drive, turn west on McKinley Avenue and follow the signs. If traveling via Park Avenue, take SW 42nd Street south towards the airport and follow the signs (SW 42nd Street turns in to McKinley Avenue).

To purchase tickets, please contact Debra Kurtz, Director of Member Experiences, via email or by phone 515.271.0336.

2017 Gala Sponsors

Location Information:
Elliot Aviation Building 65
2610 McKinley Avenue
Des Moines, IA

2017-09-16 00:00:00 2017-09-16 00:00:00 America/Chicago 2017 Des Moines Art Center Gala This year’s theme, Art Travels, will focus on the global reach and travel of works in the permanent collections, as well as the artists whose exhibitions have travelled to the Art Center from the far corners of the globe.  A special guest at this year’s gala will be Barbara Haskell, curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Barbara is currently curating a Grant Wood exhibition which includes two of Wood’s works from the Art Center’s permanent collections. Join us for the 2017 Gala as we celebrate the international Art Travels of our outstanding permanent collections. Please prepare for takeoff! Tickets: $250 individual / $125 young professional Driving Directions to Venue Please note that there will be signage for valet parking to direct you to the hangar. If you are arriving via Fleur Drive, turn west on McKinley Avenue and follow the signs. If traveling via Park Avenue, take SW 42nd Street south towards the airport and follow the signs (SW 42nd Street turns in to McKinley Avenue). To purchase tickets, please contact Debra Kurtz, Director of Member Experiences, via email or by phone 515.271.0336. Elliot Aviation Building 65 2610 McKinley Avenue Des Moines, IA

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