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2012 Lumies Arts & Business Awards on June 15th

Tucson Pima Arts Council

2012 Lumies Arts & Business Awards on June 15th

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Price Fee Quantity
General Reception & Ceremony Admission
Includes admission to general reception, hors d'oeuvres, ceremony and live music.
$35.00 $2.92
Reserved Table
Table for 8 includes 8 admissions to the event, hors d'oeuvres, ceremony and live music.
$400.00 $21.95
Candlelight Table Sponsor
SOLD OUT! Candlelight Sponsors receive recognition as a “Table Host” at the 2012 Lumies Awards Ceremony on June 15, 2012, 10 admissions to the event, VIP reception, 20 drink tickets, hors d'oeuvres, ceremony, live music and recognition in the 2012 Lumies Awards event program, 50% discount on 2012 Lumies Awards event program advertising (approx. 500 impressions). The fair market value of Candlelight Sponsor benefits is $590. $410 of this contribution is tax-deductible.
$1,000.00 $39.95
Donation: Art Lover!
This tax-deductible gift supports local artists whose work contributes to the Lumies ceremony.
$15.00 $1.82
Donation: Art Patron!
This fully tax-deductible gift will be used to help pay our local caterer for providing delicious food at the Lumies event!
$50.00 $3.74
Donation: Art Benefactor!
This fully tax-deductible gift will help us pay our local entertainment for the Lumies event.
$100.00 $6.49

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Event Details

The 2012 Lumies Arts & Business Awards event is our opportunity to recognize the artists, individuals, and organizations contributing to Southern Arizona’s wellspring of creative activity. Their successes continue to strengthen our economy and improve the quality of life of all Pima County residents.  

Nominees are honored in 10 categories.  Winners are selected by a committee of community members and will be announced at the event which will
be held on June 15, 2012, at El Casino Ballroom 437 E 26th St.  Everyone is encouraged to stay and dance to celebrate Pima County’s rich arts and culture community!


VIP Reception begins @ 5:30 pm

General Reception @ 6:00 pm

Awards Ceremony @ 7:30 pm

Performance by Sergio Mendoza y La Orkesta and dancing begins @ 8:30 pm

The 2012 Nominees Include:

Artist Lifetime Achievement

George Hanson

Gail Marcus Orlen

Manabu Saito

Marvin Shaver

To-Ree-Nee Wolf McArdle


Arts Education Program

Odaiko Sonora

Pan Left Productions

The Poetry Center at the University of Arizona

Visiting Artists, Scholars & Exhibitions program (VASE) - University of Arizona College of Fine Arts School of Art


Arts Educator

Mariana Carreras

David Andres

Stevie Mack


Arts Patron

Al & Marilyn Cook

Jean-Paul Bierny

Fletcher McCusker

Julie Sasse


Emerging Artist

Amy Briseño

Mel Dominguez

Sergio Mendoza

Joe Pagac

Rebecca Thompson


Emerging Arts Organization

Fluxx Studio & Gallery

Fund for Civility, Respect and Understanding a project of the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona

Stories that Soar!

Tucson Arts Brigade

Tucson Jazz Institute



Established Arts Organization

91.3 KXCI Community Radio

Chidren's Museum Tucson

Museum of Contemporary Art Tucson

New ARTiculations Dance Theater

Rrhythm and Roots

The University of Arizona Press



Large Business Partner

Buffalo Exchange

General Growth Properties - Tucson Mall & Park Place

Tucson Airport Authority


Public Art Partner

Beyond Bread

Northwest Medical Center - Oro Valley Hospital

TMC (Tucson Medical Center)


Small Business Partner

Bentley's House of Coffee and Tea



Mesch, Clark & Rothschild, P.C.

The Tucson Botanical Gardens




Have questions about 2012 Lumies Arts & Business Awards on June 15th ? Contact Tucson Pima Arts Council


El Casino Ballroom
437 E 26th St
Tucson, AZ 85713


Tucson Pima Arts Council


The Tucson Pima Arts Council fosters artistic expression, educational development, and the economic growth of our diverse community by supporting, promoting, and advocating for arts and culture.


  • To lead the region in arts and cultural development by promoting strategic alliances, cultural planning, and advocacy for a vibrant and diverse community that is connected to its authentic identity.
  • To support arts and cultural organizations, individual artists, community projects, and educational initiatives that stimulate the artistic and cultural vitality of the region through innovation and engagement.
  • To develop and fund public art projects that communicate the unique sense of place, cultural heritage, and local diversity present in Pima County.
  • To enhance collaborations, resource sharing, and professional development for artists, creators and organizations that support the growth of the region’s creative economy.
  • To engage the private sector, local government, and the larger community in a dialogue about the critical impact of the arts, regional needs, and effective strategies that inform constructive actions.
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2012 Lumies Arts & Business Awards on June 15th
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