Sponsorship and ticket information: Sara Tweddle, GSU Foundation, 708-235-7559
Tickets: $200 per person; $1500 for a table of six and a listing in the program
RSVP by August 30, 2021
4:00 p.m. registration opens with welcome beverages - meet and greet artists represented in the collection; guided tours by golf cart; self-guided walking tours with our free app "Otocast"; screening of "Searching for Lady Day: A Portrait in Steel" a 30-minute documentary about artist Mark di Suvero; cocktails and hors d'oeuvres; "Crowd Gate" by Rodrigo Lara Zendejas on view in the Visual Arts Gallery as a memorial of 9/11; Silent Auction featuring art from favorite regional artists and other exciting items.
7 p.m. farm-to-table dinner in the Park; Dedication of the new acquisition, "Stargazing with Contrails" by Terrence Karpowicz; debut of commissioned musical tribute to Richard Hunt by Ernest Dawkins
Afterglow Party: drinks by the fire, music, and mingling
· Park in Lot East 3
· Registration is at the F Entrance - near the big yellow sculpture "Illinois Landscape, No. 5" by John Henry.
· The event will take place rain or shine.
· Please wear shoes for walking in grass, and dress in layers for changing temperatures throughout the event.
· Watch your email for updates.
Covid19 protocols will be followed including: masks even for vaccinated individuals are to be worn indoors, and outdoors when within six feet of others; hand sanitizing stations will be provided throughout the event; social distancing and mostly outdoor (beneath a tent with air circulation)
In this video presentation, the friends of theNate and advisory board members share exciting news that will make you want to visit in person.
We are THE safe, socially distanced, kid friendly, art lovers' destination FREE admission and parking, and a free app Otocast to guide you through the 100 acres of prairie lands and the art collection.
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News from theNate - Year End 2020 Issue
Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana gratefully acknowledges all companies and organizations – including theNate - who officially partner with us. Partnerships amplify our individual resources and expertise; enable us to bring attention to issues that affect the lives of 45,000 girl members, their families and nearly 19,000 adult volunteers; and create heightened brand recognition for focused experiences that do more good to improve the well-being of the 245 communities we serve than any entity can do separately.”