Celebrate Art by the Sea Gala at Marco Island Center for the Arts
February 16, 2019
5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
The 2019 Gala theme is "Celebrate Art by the Sea" and the honorees are internationally famed artist, Emily James and art advocate and retired CEO, John James. The artwork of Emily James is used in the Gala advertisements and invitations. The Chairperson for the 2019 Gala is entrepreneur, business owner and realtor, Kimberly Porter.
"Celebrate Art by the Sea" reminds us that the sea enriches us by providing food and natural resources. The sea is a constant in our lives; the arts are a constant in our lives. Both are powerful. The arts creatively connect us to the environment and to the community by playing a role in all aspects of the human experience. The 2019 Gala celebrates the James' as honorees for their passion for the arts. This annual fundraiser benefits Marco Island Center for the Arts mission to promote education for children and adults; offer monthly exhibitions and special events; as well as, engaging programs that inspire and impact Marco Island, the region and beyond.
To purchase your advanced tickets for the 2019 Gala "Celebrate Art by the Sea" please call the Art Center at 239-394-4221 or online at https://marcoislandart.org/event/the-gala-celebrate-art-by-the-sea-2019/