DARKROOM | 2 MARCH 2017

VIP RECEPTION | 5:30 – 6:30 PM
MoCP | 600 S. MICHIGAN AVE.

BENEFIT AUCTION + PARTY | 6:30 – 9:00 PM
VENUE SIX10 | 610 S. MICHIGAN AVE.

Join the photography community for our annual benefit, DARKROOM, and enjoy a festive evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and an auction. All proceeds will support MoCP exhibitions, public programs and community engagement initiatives.

SILVER CAMERA AWARD HONOREE: Victor Skrebneski

AUCTION ARTISTS INCLUDE: Dawoud Bey, Clarissa Bonet, Kate Breakey, Daniel Coburn, Kelli Connell, Barbara Diener, Terry Evans, Brendan Fernandes, Juan Fernandez, Jin Lee, Barbara Ciurej & Lindsay Lochman, Curtis Mann, Colleen Plumb, Victoria Samburnaris, Geissler/Sann, Viviane Sassen, Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, Paul Mpagi Sepuya, Victor Skrebneski, Alec Soth, Sonja Thomsen, Jan Tichy, Iké Udé, Helena Wilson, Hyounsang Yoo.

View and bid on the auction items on Paddle8 now!

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PURCHASE TICKETS 


View the list of benefits for each sponsorship level.


For more information, contact Sangini Brahmbhatt at sbrahmbhatt@colum.edu or call 312.369.7779.

2017 DARKROOM Co-Chairs

Julia Langdon Antonatos & Susan O'Brien Lyons

2017 DARKROOM Benefit Committee

Lisa Bailey
Suzette Bross
Veronique Bushala
Kassie Davis
Catherine Edelman
Doug Fogelson
Ashley Galloway
Whitley Bouma Herbert
Thomas E. Keim, Jr.
Claire Koeneman
Amanda Love
Maggie Meiners
Sandro Miller
Jackie Moss
Jessica Nielsen
Kristi Nuelle
Jason Pickleman
Keith Polzup
Diane H. Reilly
Kristina Schneider
Lori and Ted Souder
Jessica Tampas
Ann Thompson
Ginny Van Alyea
Steve Zick

DARKROOM Sponsors

Anonymous

Julia Langdon Antonatos

Chicago Gallery News

Department 66

Bill Hood

JNL Graphic Design

Lagunitas Brewery

Susan O'Brien Lyons & Doug Lyons

M&G Graphics

Nixon Peabody LLP

Paddle8

Diane H. Reilly

Related Midwest

Seaberg Picture Framing

Stolen Spirits, LLC

Jessica Tampas Photography

William Blair & Company

TICKET INFORMATION

Tickets will be held at the door under your name/guest name at either the VIP Reception at MoCP or the Benefit Auction Party at Venue SIX10 per your ticket purchase. 
PARKING INFORMATION

Hilton Chicago Garage 
(Balbo – between Michigan and Wabash)
 
MoCP Discounted Rates:
Self Park $15
Valet Parking $20
Both rates valid for up to 8 hrs.
 
Arriving:
Enter on Balbo Ave entrance (99 E. Balbo Ave, Chicago IL 60605); proceed to the Self Park ramp and take a ticket at the machine. Park your vehicle, bring ticket with you to get validated by hotel reps. For your convenience please pay in advance.
 
Departing:
If you have a paid ticket, gate will open automatically on the way out. If gate does not open automatic ally, please insert your ticket with the bar-code facing up.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

From the North:
  • Red Line to Harrison Red Line Stop
  • Brown/Purple Line transfer to Red at Fullerton to Harrison Red Line Stop
From the West:
  • Green/Pink Line to State/Lake transfer to Red Line at Lake to Harrison Red Line Stop
  • Pink Line to Harold Washington Library Stop
  • Blue Line to LaSalle Blue Line Stop
  • Brown Line to Harold Washington Library Stop
From the South:
  • Green Line transfer to Red Line at Roosevelt to Harrison Red Line Stop
  • Red Line to Harrison Red Line Stop