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WPA
Collectors'
Night
April 25, 2020

Celebrating 45 years of supporting experimental artists and artwork in the nation's capital.
INFO

DATE / Program

Washington Project for the Arts (WPA) celebrates its 45th anniversary with HIGH FREQUENCY, a silent auction to benefit artists. Join us as we raise money for a future filled with artistic experimentation and collaboration in the nation’s capital.

APRIL 25, 2020
LOCATION TBA

6:00–7:00 pm: Sponsor & Host Committee champagne preview
7:00–9:00 pm: Silent auction
9:00–11:00 pm: General revelry and dancing

CO-CHAIRS

Brittany Bansak
Martha Blalock

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
Zoe Charlton
Nadia Husty
Angie Kang
Andrea Limauro
Frederick P. Ognibene, M.D.

CORPORATE SPONSORs

HOST COMMITTEE

(List in formation)
Brittany Bansak
Jennifer Baxter and Naomi O'Grady

Kayleigh Bryant-Greenwell

Christine Cannon

Ryan Dattilo

Ashley & J.K.Givens

Lauren and Ben Hilyard

Elise Hoffman & Chris Niemczewski

Joe & Nadia Husty

Nahid Mazarei

Sophia McCrocklin and Bill Isaacson

Marvin Morris

Frederick P. Ognibene, M.D.

Mary Margaret & Scott Plumridge

Jim Ritter

Judy & Andrew J. Sherman

Jocelyn Sigue & Jair Lynch

Kristin Smith

Paul So

Jayne Visser

Blair Wunderlich

Artists & ARTWORK

45 ARTISTS FOR 45 YEARS!

Washington Project for the Arts (WPA) was founded in 1975. This year, we're thrilled to celebrate our 45th anniversary. Forty-five incredible artists who have exhibited or performed at WPA over the past 45 years are celebrating with us, among them 5 MacArthur Genius Award recipients. Most of these artists will be exhibiting work in the silent auction. Many have also recommended artists whom they admire for participation.

1975 Maida Withers - 1976 Marc Miller and Bettie Ringma - 1977 Vitaly Komar - 1978 Liz Lerman - 1979 Simone Forti - 1980 Joyce Scott - 1981 Nic Nicosia - 1982 Muntadas - 1983 Martha Jackson Jarvis - 1984 Jeff Spaulding - 1985 Julie Ault (Group Material) - 1986 Haim Steinbach - 1987 Ida Applebroog - 1988 Jim Goldberg - 1990 Pat Ward Williams - 1991 Fred Wilson - 1992 Sherman Fleming - 1993 John Ahearn and Rigoberto Torres - 1994 Joseph Grigely - 1995 Mark Bennett - 1996 Alberto Gaitan - 1997 Lely Constantinople - 1998 Robin Rose - 1999 Ken Ashton - 2000 Stephen Vitiello - 2001 James Huckenpahler - 2002 Maggie Michael - 2003 Sheila Crider - 2004 Tim Tate - 2005 Frank Warren - 2006 Kelly Towles - 2007 Kathryn Cornelius - 2009 Jonathan Monaghan - 2010 Natalie Cheung - 2011 Katherine Tzu-Lan Mann - 2012 Ghana Think Tank - 2013 Magnolia Laurie - 2014 Kate Gilmore - 2015 Dan Steinhilber - 2016 Sheldon Scott - 2017 Sara Dittrich - 2018 Linn Meyers - 2019 Joe Orzal

ADDITIONAL PARTICIPATING ARTISTS

Washington Project for the Arts is welcoming additional artists to participate in our the celebration of our 45th year through invitation and open call. A complete list will be published here in February.

MAKE A DONATION

If you can't attend but would still like to support Washington Project for the Arts, please consider making a donation today. Donations can be made here or by calling 202.631.5438 and asking for Peter.

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BUY TICKETS

Individual tickets will go on sale in late February 2020. Make sure you follow us on the channels below, and you'll be the first to know when they are available.

Become a HOST

Join the Host Committee, a select group of DC-area arts leaders and patrons, before February 1, 2020 and receive:

– 4 discounted tickets (4 x $250 ea.)
– Invitation to the champagne preview
– Advance PDF of the silent auction catalogue
– Listing on the invitation, in the event program/catalogue, and on the website

A portion of the Host Committee ticket price is tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law.

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BECOME a sponsor

Join as a Corporate Sponsor before February 1, 2020 and receive:

– Invitations to the champagne preview
– Logo placement and listings on all marketing materials, including press releases, the invitation, event program/catalogue, the event website, and sponsorship signage
– Recognition in bi-weekly e-newsletters (12,000 recipients) between March 1 and April 25, 2020
– A dedicated “Thank you to our sponsors” social media post
– Major donor credit on WPA’s website for 12 months

Choose your personalized Corporate Sponsorship experience:

Platinum Level ($7,500)
– 10 tickets
– Private Executive Director-led tours of the art for your staff and/or clients in advance of the event
– Five reserved high-top tables with seating for ten
– Full-page color advertisement in the catalogue
– $5,700 is tax-deductible

Gold Level ($5,000)
– 10 tickets
– Private Executive Director-led tours of the art for your staff and/or clients in advance of the event
– Four reserved high-top tables with seating for eight
– Full-page color advertisement in the catalogue
– $3,450 is tax-deductible

Palladium Level ($3,000)
– 6 tickets
– Two reserved high-top tables with seating for four
– Half-page color advertisement in the catalogue
– $2,150 is tax-deductible

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