Gala Tables and Tickets

We look forward to seeing you!

Please see below for more information about the various table and ticket levels.

Quantity Ticket Level Amount
Benefactor Table $25,000
Corporate Sponsor Table $20,000
Patron Table $15,000
Partner Table $10,000
Advocate Ticket $3,000
Friend Ticket $1,750
Supporter Ticket $1,000

 

 

 

 

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Benefactor Table: $25,000
Receive all benefits of the Patron Table PLUS:

  • Premier table for 12 guests
  • Behind-the-scenes tour for 20 guests of the Archives’ Lawrence A. Fleischman Gallery and the Washington, DC Headquarters, or the New York Research Center
  • Copy of Howardena Pindell: What Remains to be Seen by Naomi Beckwith and Valerie Cassel Oliver


Corporate Sponsor Table: $20,000
Receive all benefits of the Patron Table PLUS:

  • Prime table for 10 guests
  • Company logo displayed at your table
  • Half-page salute ad in the program (deadline September 15)
  • Company logo shown on the presentation screen during dinner
  • Recognition in the press release as a sponsor (deadline October 1)


Patron Table: $15,000
Receive all benefits of the Partner Table PLUS:

  • Prime table for 10 guests
  • Recognition in post-gala communications and each issue of the Archives’ e-newsletter for a year
  • All three Archives publications listed in the Partner Table benefits


Partner Table: $10,000
Receive all benefits of the Advocate Ticket PLUS:

  • Priority table for 8 guests
  • Recognition on the presentation screen during dinner
  • Choice of one Archives publication (Artful Cats: Discoveries from the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art; Pen to Paper: Artists’ Handwritten Letters from the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art; or Lists: To-dos, Illustrated Inventories, Collected Thoughts, and Other Artists' Enumerations from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art)
  • Recognition on the gala website, in the invitation (deadline August 15), and the program (deadline October 1) as a Gala Host Committee member
  • Recognition in the Smithsonian Institution annual report
  • Recognition on the gala website as a Friend of the Archives
  • One-year subscription to the Archives of American Art Journal
  • Recognition in the Archives of American Art annual report

Advocate Ticket: $3,000
Receive all benefits of the Friend Ticket PLUS:

  • Recognition on the gala website, in the invitation (deadline August 15), and the program (deadline October 1) as a Gala Host Committee member
  • Recognition in the Smithsonian Institution annual report


Friend Ticket: $1,750
Receive all benefits of the Supporter Ticket PLUS:

  • Recognition in one issue of the Archives’ e-newsletter
  • Recognition on the gala website as a Friend of the Archives


Supporter Ticket: $1,000
Receive all of the following benefits:

  • One-year subscription to the Archives of American Art Journal
  • Recognition in the Archives of American Art annual report
  • Recognition on the gala website as a Supporter of the Archives

The estimated fair market value of the goods and services received in return for each table purchased is $2,750 and each ticket purchased is $275.

Please note that tickets may not be purchased through donor-advised funds. Private foundations should consult their tax advisors to ensure their purchase of tickets is consistent with applicable regulations. Your purchase is non-refundable.