Fall Gala Celebrates Art, Creativity, Community

Saturday, September 24, 2022, 5:30 pm 

Claremont Lewis Museum of Art
200 W. First Street, Claremont, CA 91711

We are delighted to welcome members and friends to the Claremont Depot lawn for our annual Fall Gala. Join us to celebrate our generous donors and the transformation and renovation of the remaining spaces in the historic Claremont Depot.

We will be honoring Randall Lewis, a community leader well known for his commitment to the arts, health and education.

We will also be dedicating Gallery 1 in honor of Marguerite McIntosh.

Enjoy wine and hors d’oeuvres on the Depot plaza, while perusing the art and experiences offered in our Live Auction. Dinner al fresco follows on the Depot lawn catered by Chef Henry of Spaggi’s.

Our Silent Auction, with more than 45 items, will be live online starting at noon on Sunday, September 18, and ending at noon on Sunday, September 25, at 2022clmoa.afrogs.org. Preview viewing of the silent auction begins at noon on Monday, September 12.

A few of our auction items:

Gary Gerath, Gouache, titled “West Fork – San Gabriel River” 12″ X 14 1/2″ Framed, signed by artist
Eric Darrow Ceramic Tea Pot, 7″ wide, including spout, tea pot, signature Darrow, red/rust glaze and bamboo handle
Milford Zornes Watercolor, “The Island” 1962 signed watercolor 16″ X 15” Framed

Live Auction items will also include:

•  Phil Dike painting

•  San Francisco condo, private Palmaz Vineyards tasting

•  James Strombotne painting

•  Spaggi’s dinner for 8, and 4 bottles of premium wines

•  7-Night stay at Grand Mayan Vidanta resort in Mexico

•  Alba Cisneros custom mosaic


Tickets & Sponsorship Opportunities

You can purchase Individual tickets or become a Sponsor by completing the form below by September 19.
Individual Tickets to the Gala are $150, $70 of which is tax deductible.

Claremont Lewis Museum of Art encourages the support of individuals and businesses as sponsors for our 2022 Fall Gala at the following levels:

Platinum Sponsor    $7,500

•  Lead event sponsor

•  Name/logo in Courier ad

•  Full page color ad in Gala program

•  Recognition on social media, CLMA website

•  Gala table for 9 guests

Gold Sponsor    $5,000

•  Name/logo in Courier ad

•  Full page color ad in Gala program

•  Sponsor for Fall newsletter

•  Recognition on social media, CLMA website

•  Gala table for 9 guests

Silver Sponsor    $2,500

•  Recognition in Gala program, social media and CLMA website

•  Sponsor for Spring newsletter

•  Gala table for 9 guests

Bronze Sponsor    $1,500

•  Recognition in Gala program

•  Gala table for 9 guests

Museum Partner    $500

•  Recognition in Gala program

Museum Friend     $250

•  Recognition in Gala program

Special thanks to Gala Platinum Sponsor, Patricia A. Lobello, Lobello Lamb Lewis & Riley LLP; Gold Sponsor, Claremont Lincoln University; and Silver Sponsors: Jay and Victoria Greening, Ron & Christina Vera, VMA Communications, and Ahlene Welsh.