Utah Museum of Fine Arts 2017 Premiere Gala

William Ranney (American, 1813-1857), Advice on the Prairie, 1853, oil on canvas 45.625 x 61.325 inches (frame), Buffalo Bill Center of the West, Cody, Wyoming, USA, gift of Mrs. J. Maxwell Moran, 10.91

Go West! Art of the American Frontier
from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West

Friday, December 1, 2017 | 6 pm

Join the Utah Museum of Fine Arts for an evening of stunning art and delicious regional fare in celebration of the UMFA's first blockbuster exhibition since the Museum's 2016-17 reimagining.

Go West! Art of the American Frontier is an extraordinary collection of art that explores the development and disruption of the American West during one of the most important chapters of our nation's history. The exhibition features more than eighty celebrated paintings, sculpture, and cultural objects by Euro-American and Plains Indian artists.

The evening starts a 6 pm at the UMFA with an exclusive exhibition preview and cocktail reception. At 7:30 pm guests will be shuttled to an elegant seated dinner at The Garden Place at This Is The Place Heritage Park. The sumptuous four-course menu will highlight an array of regional and local ingredients.

Individual Ticket(s)* | $375 ($195 tax-deductible donation per ticket) SOLD OUT

  • Exclusive exhibition preview access
  • Individual or couples seating at dinner

Call Renee Fitzpatrick at 801.585.7174 for ticket availability.

Support the UMFA by becoming a Table Sponsor:

Iron Mission Sponsor* | $3,500 ($2,060 tax-deductible donation) SOLD OUT

  • Exclusive exhibition preview access 
  • One reserved table for eight at dinner 
  • Recognition in the Go West! Premiere Gala commemorative program

Native Copper Sponsor* | $5,000 ($3,200 tax-deductible donation) SOLD OUT

  • Exclusive exhibition preview access
  • One reserved table for ten at dinner 
  • Recognition in the Go West! Premiere Gala commemorative program
  • Recognition in UMFA’s quarterly publication

Silver Standard Sponsor* | $7,500 ($5,505 tax-deductible donation) SOLD OUT

  • Exclusive exhibition preview access
  • One reserved table for ten at dinner 
  • Recognition in the Go West! Premiere Gala commemorative program
  • Recognition in UMFA’s quarterly publication 
  • Recognition on the UMFA’s Go West! Premiere Gala webpage
  • One-year UMFA Art Lovers membership, Enthusiast level

Gold Rush Sponsor* | $10,000 ($8,005 tax-deductible donation) SOLD OUT

  • Exclusive exhibition preview access 
  • One reserved table for ten at dinner 
  • Recognition in the Go West! Premiere Gala commemorative program
  • Recognition in UMFA’s quarterly publication 
  • Recognition on the UMFA’s Go West! Premiere Gala webpage
  • One-year UMFA Art Lovers membership, Philanthropist level
  • Display screen recognition at the Go West! Premiere Gala
  • Live “thank you” during dinner remarks

Platinum Ore Sponsor* | $20,000+ ($16,205 tax-deductible donation) SOLD OUT

  • Exclusive exhibition preview access
  • Two reserved tables for ten at dinner 
  • Recognition in the Go West! Premiere Gala commemorative program
  • Recognition in UMFA’s quarterly publication 
  • Recognition on the UMFA’s Go West! Premiere Gala webpage
  • One-year UMFA Art Lovers membership, Collector level
  • Display screen recognition at the Go West! Premiere Gala 
  • Live “thank you” during dinner remarks

*Tickets and table sponsorships are subject to availability.

The UMFA recognizes the following individuals and corporations for their support of the Go West! Premiere Gala

Presenting Exhibition Sponsors

The Hal R. and Naoma J. Tate Foundation
Zions Bank

Additional Exhibition Sponsors

Willard L. Eccles Charitable Foundation
Stephen and Susan Denkers Family Foundatiom

Gala Host Committee

Marcia Prica, Co-chair
Naoma Tate, Co-chair
Lynn Fey
Mary S. McCarthey
Kathie Miller
Nicole Mouskondis
Chris Redgrave
Lisa Wirthlin

Gold Rush Sponsor

Shiebler Family Foundation

Gala Hospitality Sponsors

Virginia Barlage
Every Blooming Thing
Gibbs Smith Publishers

Guenoc
High West Whiskey Distillery
Meiomi Coastal California Wines
Nicholas and Company

Robert Mondavi Winery
Ruffino
Webb 

 

Questions? Call 801.585.7174.

Image: William Ranney (American, 1813-1857), Advice on the Prairie, 1853, oil on canvas. 45.625 x 61.325 inches (frame), Buffalo Bill Center of the West, Cody, Wyoming, USA, gift of Mrs. J. Maxwell Moran, 10.91