THE MIX: BLACK + WHITE
Join The Arts Commission for its signature spring fundraiser.
The Arts Commission welcomes you to its spring fundraiser, The Mix: Black + White. This year we venture underground to the Park Level of the beautiful One Seagate. Take a look at the contrast through the years as we tip our hats to the Black & White Ball and send you into the future with music, art, dance, food, and beyond!
The Arts Commission of Greater Toledo welcomes you to its spring fundraiser, The Mix: Black + White. The Mix: Black + White features an exclusive silent auction filled with an incredible selection of fine art by local artists and equisite packages to take home and enjoy, a mouth-watering raffle, delectable gourmet cuisine from many of the area's most celebrated chefs and restaurants, and an evening of unrivaled live music and entertainment.
Date and Time: Saturday, March 15, 2014, 7:30pm - 1am
Location: One SeaGate (Park Level), 550 N. Summit Street, in Downtown Toledo.
Auction: The Mix: Black + White is stirring up a special energy with the 2014 auction, featuring works from over 30 specially selected local artists. Curated by Jules Shine Webster and Nicole Brandstrup, this year’s offerings present the best of Toledo’s established and up and coming artists. Their works are sure to satisfy the diverse palate of Toledo art lovers!
Entertainment: The Mix: Black + White continues the Arts Commission’s tradition of showcasing eclectic and energetic bands and musicians.The Arts Commission has long had a stellar reputation for
bringing you the best and brightest sights and sounds. This year is no different. Come lend your ears to the styling of Petr Karchenko, the energy of Charlie Baran y Grupo Gringo, and the visual surprises from Trevor Stone. With Toledo’s best DJ’s no one will leave the dance fl oor early and everyone will jump into Photobooth Live! to capture the good times.
Programs Raffle: Raffle prizes will include seeing the Fourth of July Fireworks from the Bartley Lofts, Phil Hazard’s neon “Painting With Light”, a liquor package, a wine and beer package, and a
Downtown experience package! Raffle tickets are $10 each, or 3 for $25. There will be 5-7 raffle packages available.
Food: Tantalize your taste buds this year with offerings from Toledo’s finest! This year will feature delicious options from Mancy Brothers Catering, Burger Bar 419, Flying Rhino Coffee & Chocolate, All Crumbs Artisan Bakery, Home Slice Pizza and many more! The VIP room is sponsored by Registry Bistro.
Event Benefits: Proceeds from The Mix: Black + White will benefit the Arts Commission’s programs and activities, including Young Artists at Work (YAAW), Artomatic 419!, Art Walks, Gallery Loops, and the Parkwood Gallery.
General Admission - $75.00
VIP - $125.00
VIP Tickets allow guests to access an exclusive party room with gourmet food, a private cash bar (avoids the long lines), and fun surprises! Limited Supply.
The Zepf Center, COMPASS, HCR ManorCare, Claire & Allan Kirsner, Yark FIAT, One Seagate, Toledo City Paper, Scott Deca, Toledo.com, ProMedica, and Heidelberg Distributors.
In Kind Donors
Michelle Henry, ProMedica, ERD Specialty Graphics, Meredith Party Rental, Lighthouse Branding and Merchandising, PhotoBooth Live, Heidelberg Distributing Company, 2020 Exhibits, Mancy's Brothers' Catering, Beirut, LaScola Italian Grill, Burger Bar 419, Cake in a Cup, Registry Bistro, All Crumbs Bakery, Home Slice Pizza, Flying Rhino, Black Kite Coffee