The Rye Arts Center 2017 Gala: A Vision In Rye

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A Vision In Rye will be a festive evening to benefit The Rye Arts Center.

Guests will enjoy an evening of drinks, dinner, dessert, and wonderful live music, all to support the arts in our community.

The Rye Arts Center is the largest multi-arts center in the region. They reach more than 35,000 people through†classes,†lessons, performances, exhibitions, and a range of outreach programs.†A Vision In Rye is a benefit to ensure that The Rye Arts Center can continue and grow their charitable programs.

Please join us as we celebrate the arts and honor Bob Clyatt and Brigitte Loritz, two artists who exemplify the organization?s mission to inspire interest and maximum participation in the arts.

We invite you to explore and bid upon our auction items, please check back as our auction will continue†to grow leading up to the event.

Gala Committee
Chairs: Fiona &†Ozgen Dogan, Lisa & Robert Miller, Judith &†Bill Passannante, Nicole &†Rob Weber

Laurie Batal, Rebecca and Cameron Brooks, Jane Canning, Wonda Clyatt, Bonnie Cotnoir, Fred and Barbara Cummings, Suzanne Davies, Elissa DiGiulio, Barbara and Paul Elliot, Milena and Gustavo Fernandes, Anthony Francella, Marilyn and Robert Gasparini, Duncan and Laura Hennes, Lynn and Paul Ingrassia, Robin Jovanovich, Dolly Kacha, Suzanna and Andrew Keith, Diana Keller, Gary and Julie Killian, Laura R. Lavan, Amy and Shaun Lawrence, Suzanne Luckey, Didi McCormick, Candice Miller, Eileen and Richard Neiman, Carole Nelson, Richard and Lisa Pell, Margaret Pinsker, Laurie and Rob Platek, Anne and Don Pollard, Nonie and Chris Reich, Jane Riley, Sian Roath and Richard Lloyd, Paula Schaefer, Kathy Szabo, Ray Tartaglione and Buffie Duncan, Sally Tobin, Paul and Linda Tyler, Annette and Jan Veltman, Alison and Bob Wise
Thank you to our generous sponsors:

Text Your Bid To: (714) 203-6923 with the item's three letter code and bid amount Example: ABC$300

Item Item Code Winning Bid Winning Bidder
$50 at Appetit Bistro ABA $25 Carole Nelson
$50 at Appetit Bistro ABB $25 Noah Opitz
$50 at Appetit Bistro ABC $25 Kathrin Spinnler
Gift Certificate at Artistree Performing Arts ART - -
$100 at Balducci's BAL $60 Nicole Zahour
Beauty Bash at Benefit Boutique BEA $300 Anne & Don Pollard
Family Portrait & 1 Night Stay in White Plains or Palm Beach BRA - -
Passes to the Brooklyn Museum & Westchester Children's Museum BRO - -
Bruce Museum Membership & guest passes to Westchester Children's Museum BRU - -
2 Seats in a Glass Fusing Class at Bullseye BUL $175 Chriss Sandling
Caramoor Center: 4 tickets to a Summer Concert & Dancing at Dusk CAR $90 Jan veltman
Clay Health Club Immersion Package CHC - -
Cladies Night for 2: BYOB Ceramics Class at Clay Art Center CLA $80 Anne & Don Pollard
1 Seat in a College Essay Bootcamp with Lisa Jardine COL $150 Sean Rogers
4 Premium Tickets to Ladies Comedy Night COM $300 jen sandling
Carpet Trends Gift Certificate CPT $100 Steve Cadenhead
Exclusive Dinner for 8 DIN $800 Fiona dogan
1 Night and Brunch for 2 at Doral Arrowwood DOR $200 Linda Darer
East River Morning by Robert Gambee ERM $2,100 Andrew Francella
East River Patterns by Robert Gambee ERP - -
Baking Fish Stoneware Clay FIS $100 Kim OConnor
125 Tulips or Daffodils Planted in Your Garden FLO $120 KR Ward
Floral Lecture FLW - -
$100 for Custom Framing FRA $25 Linda Darer
French Cuisine Pairing FRE $130 Anita Schwartz
$100 at Gabriele's Italian Steakhouse GAB $65 Mystery Man
Gallery Exhibition at The Rye Arts Center GAL - -
1 Night and Breakfast for 2 at Hilton Westchester HIL - -
Blowdry & Conditioning Treatment HPS $40 Meg Rodriguez
Hudson River Museum Membership & guest passes to Westchester Children's Museum HUD $25 Adam Levi
Longford's Small Sundae Bar ICE $75 Alison & Mark Hudspeth
Katonah Museum of Art Membership & guest passes to Westchester Children's Museum KAT - -
Antique Brass Steel Disc Table Lamps LIT - -
Love by Laura Lavan LOV $150 Ray Tartaglione
Ropes and Chains by Beatrice Mandelman MAN $400 Shami Kini
Mill Street Bar & Table: Dinner for Two MIL $150 Fiona dogan
$100 at Morgans Fish House MOR $85 Anita Schwartz
Matthew Murphy Print: Party Comes With You MUR - -
Mother of Pearl Ebony Shell Statement Necklace NEC - -
$50 at 25 North Ristorante Italiano NOA $25 Noah Opitz
$50 at 25 North Ristorante Italiano NOB $25 Mystery Man
NY Giants Embossed Team Collector's Football NYG $50 Unknown
NY Jets Facsimile Team Collector's Football NYJ - -
Oil Painting and Consultation with State of the Art OIL - -
Basket of Art Supply Goodies from OOLY OOL $25 Noah Opitz
Private Party at Northeast Oyster Company OYS $350 Kim Wilson
$500 towards Live Event Painting PAI - -
Pet Portrait PET $150 Robert Miller
Photo Session with Pamela Einarsen Photography PHO - -
Private Session and Mat Class at Fiore Pilates PIL $50 jen sandling
Painting Class at Pinot's Palette PIN $25 Noah Opitz
Two tickets to Pippin at Foxwoods Resort Casino PIP - -
Polaroid Cube+ POL $85 Anne & Don Pollard
Pottery Studio POT - -
Painting Proposal by Richard Haas PRO $300 Dolly Kacha
$50 at Rosemary & Vine RAV $50 Chris Dunlop
$100 at Rye Grill & Bar RBG - -
3 Personal Training Sessions at Rye Health & Fitness RHF $100 Anne & Don Pollard
$1,000 in auto body work at RJT Motorist Services RJT $500 Howard Husock
Wine: A Bouquet of Rosť ROS $120 Becky Brooks
$100 at Ruby's Oyster Bar & Bistro RUB $100 Anita Schwartz
The Steven Alan Experience SAE - -
Child Sewing Workshop with Sew Happy SEW - -
Tandem Skydiving with Award-Winning Skydiver Jeff Provenzano SKY $400 Didi McCorick
1 Hour Tennis Lesson for up to 4 players TEN - -
The Great Lady by Robert Gambee TGL $2,000 Shami Kini
2 Nights at Hill Farm Inn in Sunderland, VT VER $325 Judith Passannante
1 Wellness Consultation at Rye Beach Pharmacy WEL - -
Private In-Store Tasting WIN - -
4 Tickets at Yankee Stadium YAN $400 George Bryant