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2013 SCAD Scholarship Gala

Savannah College of Art and Design

Saturday, February 2, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM

2013 SCAD Scholarship Gala

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Preview Party Ticket   more info Ended $250.00 $5.99
Gala Ticket   more info Ended $150.00 $3.99

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SCAD Scholarship Gala

The 14th annual SCAD Scholarship Gala is the university’s signature scholarship fundraising event and has generated more than $1.7 million in support of SCAD students studying at every location. Your support of the SCAD Scholarship Gala contributes to the education of deserving students and helps strengthen the voice of the next generation’s creative leaders.

The SCAD Scholarship Gala includes cocktails, delectable hors d’oeuvres, music, dancing and, of course, a silent auction of original artwork created by SCAD professors, alumni, students and friends.

Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013
SCAD Poetter Hall ǀ Madison Square
342 Bull St., Savannah, Georgia
Black tie optional

Complimentary valet parking available to all guests

For additional information, call the Gala Information Line at 912.525.5821 or email Terry Jackson at tjackson@scad.edu


TICKETS

Preview Party: $250

Preview Party ticket holders enter Poetter Hall at 6:30 p.m. to preview the silent auction artwork, enjoy special hors d’oeuvres and to take advantage of the exclusive buy-it-now option for the artwork. (This option is available only during the Preview Party).

Gala: $150

Gala ticket holders enter Poetter Hall at 7:30 p.m. to enjoy the silent auction and delicious delicacies while mingling with fellow art philanthropists and enthusiasts. The silent auction ends at 9 p.m., and music and dancing will continue until 10 p.m.

Donate

If you are unable to attend the event but would like to support the scholarship fund, visit scad.edu/giving to make a contribution today.

All proceeds support the SCAD Scholarship Fund. A portion of your ticket is tax deductible as allowed by law. 
 

CORPORATE SPONSORS:

GOLD

Dawson Architects

Wayne Spear and Murray Perlman

 

SILVER

Allied Barton

BB&T

Bebe Blinds and Shutters

Blick Art Materials

Clayco

Follett/Ex Libris

Grant Thornton

The Kicklighter Company

Latham & Watkins LLP

The Pinyan Company

Stage Front Presentation Systems

 

BRONZE

Anthony Plumbing

Arkay Inc.

Brennan & Wasden LLP

Brocade

Dennis Dean Catering

Hargray

Hewlett Packard

Hunter Maclean

IPS/Integrated Project Solutions

Johnstone Supply

Kennickell Group

Layer 3 Communications

Mason, Inc.

Memorial Health

Seacrest Partners

Taylor English Duma LLP

The Warehouse

Yates-Astro


CATERING SPONSOR

Bon Appétit

We would like to thank our 2013 Scholarship Gala Host Committee:

Ellen Bolch

Eleanore De Sole

Rhonda Hoffman

Corrine Howington

Cindy and Richard Moore

Cornelia Stumpf and Celestino Piralla

Elizabeth and John Paul Rowan

Anna Wasden

Have questions about 2013 SCAD Scholarship Gala? Contact Savannah College of Art and Design

When & Where


Poetter Hall, May Poetter Gallery
342 Bull St
Savannah, GA 31401

Saturday, February 2, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM


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Savannah College of Art and Design

The University for Creative Careers

The Savannah College of Art and Design is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution conferring bachelor’s and master’s degrees at distinctive locations and online to prepare talented students for professional careers. SCAD offers degrees in more than 40 majors, as well as minors in more than 60 disciplines, in Savannah and Atlanta, Georgia; in Hong Kong; in Lacoste, France; and online through SCAD eLearning.

 

SCAD has more than 27,000 alumni and offers an exceptional education and unparalleled career preparation. The diverse student body, consisting of more than 11,000 students, comes from 49 U.S. states and more than 100 countries worldwide. Each student is nurtured and motivated by a faculty of nearly 700 professors with extraordinary academic credentials and valuable professional experience. These professors emphasize learning through individual attention in an inspiring university environment. SCAD’s innovative curriculum is enhanced by advanced, professional-level technology, equipment and learning resources, and has garnered acclaim from respected organizations and publications, including 3D World, American Institute of Architects, BusinessWeek, DesignIntelligence, U.S. News & World Report and the Los Angeles Times.

 

For more information, visit the official SCAD blog at scad.edu/blog or scad.edu.

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2013-01-09 09:06:03

FEATURE EXHIBITIONS

Odili Donald Odita exhibition: "Heaven's Gate"

Through June 2 SCAD Museum of Art 601 Turner Blvd., Savannah Georgia
In "Heaven's Gate," artist Odili Donald Odita has created an installation within the SCAD Museum of Art that celebrates color and light and highlights the multitude of ideas that might be considered when walking around the museum's spaces. Through a series of vivid site-specific wall paintings, the artist invites the viewer to contemplate a space imbued with a sense of history as well as dynamic cultural elements of the present.
Presented as part of the 2013 deFINE ART program, the exhibition is free with SCAD Museum of Art admission.

Hsu-Jen Huang exhibition: "JOURNEY | DESTINATION: Views of the Tibetan Plateau"

Through Feb. 1 Pei Ling Chan Gallery 322 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Savannah, Georgia
During the summer of 2012, SCAD professor of architecture Hsu-Jen Huang packed his camera and ventured across areas of the Tibetan Plateau, visiting more than 20 villages and cities in the Chinese provinces of Qinghai, Gansu and Sichuan. This exhibition reveals his poetic experience in striking images that portray Tibetan lives and culture, architecture and humanity, and the varied aspects of Buddhism and Buddhist philosophy embedded in these lands. This exhibition is free and open to the public.

Yinka Shonibare MBE exhibition: "Addio del Passato"

Through Jan. 27 SCAD Museum of Art 601 Turner Blvd., Savannah, Georgia
This exhibition features photographs from Shonibare's allegorical "Fake Death Pictures" series, sculptures, and the film "Addio Del Passato" ("So Closes My Sad Story") that collectively explore themes of desire, love, repression and power. The exhibition is free with SCAD Museum of Art admission.

"Little Black Dress"

Through Jan. 27 SCAD Museum of Art 601 Turner Blvd., Savannah, Georgia
"Little Black Dress," curated by SCAD trustee and Vogue Contributing Editor Andre Leon Talley, charts the historic and contemporary significance of a singular sartorial phenomenon. Featuring approximately 80 garments from a canon of modern fashion designers, the exhibition includes contributions from veteran designers and those of the International Best-Dressed List such as Marc Jacobs, Miuccia Prada and Renee Zellweger. Sponsored by M·A·C Cosmetics, the exhibition is free with SCAD Museum of Art admission.

"Lynda Benglis: Figures"

Through Jan. 27 SCAD Museum of Art 601 Turner Blvd., Savannah, Georgia
"Figures," consists of four large-scale cast aluminum wall hangings by pioneering American artist Lynda Benglis.
The exhibition is free with SCAD Museum of Art admission.

"Stretching the Limits: Fibers in Contemporary Painting"

Through Feb. 3 SCAD Museum of Art 601 Turner Blvd., Savannah, Georgia
"Stretching the Limits: Fibers in Contemporary Painting" highlights artists who are exploring fibers-based media within the language of painting. 
The exhibition is free with SCAD Museum of Art admission.

 "Pretty in Ink"

Through Jan. 27 Pinnacle Gallery 320 E. Liberty St., Savannah, Georgia
The SCAD exhibitions department presents "Pretty in Ink," recent prints and works on paper that exemplify the dynamism, creativity and originality of women artists working in the printmaking departments at SCAD Atlanta and SCAD Savannah.  The exhibition is free and open to the public.

Jack Whitten exhibition: "Erasures"

Through March 31 SCAD Museum of Art 601 Turner Blvd., Savannah, Georgia
Jack Whitten's reductionist palette and systematic processes achieve exceptional range and depth in this exhibition, which features a selection of paintings and works on paper, many on view for the first time. The exhibition includes emblematic examples of the artist's leading technical innovations.  Presented as part of the 2013 deFINE ART program, the exhibition is free with SCAD Museum of Art admission.

Siemon Allen exhibition: "Grids: An Archive of Collective Memory"

Through Jan. 13 SCAD Museum of Art 601 Turner Blvd., Savannah, Georgia
"Grids: An Archive of Collective Memory" presents a collaged collector card installation by artist Siemon Allen. The "Cards" series is a grid compilation of military trading cards spanning seven decades and illustrating a history of military propaganda, technology advancement and fluctuations in popular support of war in the U.S. The work highlights the perceptions of varied national identities that have been appropriated through the aesthetic lens of an artist as avid collector.

Damian Ortega exhibition: "Belo Horizonte Project"

Through March 3 SCAD Museum of Art 601 Turner Blvd., Savannah, Georgia
The SCAD Museum of Art presents multimedia artist Damian Ortega's "Belo Horizonte Project," featured in its entirety for the first time. Inspired by the Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte's commitment to the marriage of urban and environmental conditions, this installation of highly polished stainless steel cubes references urban architecture's ability to reflect and be reflective of the surrounding environment in which it is situated.  Presented as part of the 2013 deFINE ART program, the exhibition is free with SCAD Museum of Art admission.

"SCADDY Awards Exhibition"

Jan. 4-27 Gutstein Gallery 201 E. Broughton St., Savannah, Georgia
The SCAD exhibitions department presents the 2013 juried "SCADDY Awards Exhibition," featuring top SCAD student finalists in 26 advertising-related categories, including brand identity, posters, advertising campaigns, animation, photography and illustration.

Works are juried by a panel of independent advertising professionals. Winners will be announced and awarded at the SCADDY awards ceremony: Friday, Jan. 25, 6-8 p.m., at Trustees Theater, 216 E. Broughton St.
The exhibition is free and open to the public.

Rosemarie Fiore exhibition: "Firework Drawings"

Jan. 8 through May 12 SCAD Museum of Art 601 Turner Blvd., Savannah, Georgia
"Firework Drawings" is a selection of large-scale works on paper created using live fireworks and their pigments. Employing this distinctive medium in a performative process, Fiore strikes a balance between control and chance, the lasting and the evanescent.  Presented as part of the 2013 deFINE ART program, the exhibition is free with SCAD Museum of Art admission.

Enid Blechman exhibition: "Adipose Industries PATAPHYSICS"

Jan. 9-23, Fahm Hall Gallery 9 N. Fahm St., Savannah, Georgia
SCAD presents "Adipose Industries PATAPHYSICS," a thesis exhibition by M.F.A. painting student Enid Blechman. Blechman chairs Adipose Industries, a fictitious one-of-a-kind multinational corporation dedicated to repurposing fat into useful material.  The exhibition is free and open to the public.

Ingrid Calame exhibition: "Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Pit #4, #9, #7"

Jan. 29 through May 12 SCAD Museum of Art 601 Turner Blvd., Savannah Ga. USA
"Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Pit #4, #9, #7" is a site-specific commissioned drawing by Los Angeles-based artist Ingrid Calame. Acclaimed for her painterly interpretations of the often disregarded markings left by passersby on floors, sidewalks and roadways, Calame has repeatedly found inspiration in the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the site from which this piece is sourced.  Presented as part of the 2013 deFINE ART program, the exhibition is free with SCAD Museum of Art admission.

Marcus Kenney exhibition: "Fallen Animals"

Jan. 31 through March 31 Pinnacle Gallery 320 E. Liberty St., Savannah, Georgia
"Fallen Animals" is a solo exhibition of black-and-white photographs by SCAD alumnus Marcus Kenney (M.F.A., photography, 1998). This exhibition offers haunting portraits and landscapes as well as repeated motifs such as masks, hands and religious iconography that recall a Southern Gothic style.
Presented as part of the 2013 deFINE ART program, the exhibition is free and open to the public.

To learn more about exhibitions and events at the SCAD Museum of Art, visit scadmoa.org. To learn more about exhibitions and events at other SCAD galleries, visit <span style="line-height: normal; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: bold; font-size-adjust: non

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