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Future Now Beaux Arts Ball

11/02/19, 3:00 pm

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Future Now Beaux Arts Ball

To celebrate the success of its 150th anniversary, the Art Academy of Cincinnati’s (AAC) Alumni Association is reviving its popular Beaux Arts Ball. The costume gala is known for its unique and sometimes wild designs.

This year’s theme is the Future Now Beaux Arts Ball and will take place Saturday, November 2, from 7 pm—12 am at the Art Academy of Cincinnati.

Come prepared to step into the future as Android of Ceremonies, Crystal Tubes (BFA ’17), leads guests through this futuristic voyage. Evening festivities will include palm readers, space-age belly dancers, and a collaborative sensory art installation by Bunk News, Channel 77, and Art Academy professor, Matthew Dayler.

The event will also feature musical performances by DJ Nils Illoken, Moonbeau, and MultiMagic.

Guests will enjoy specialty cocktails mixed by Molly Wellmann, a Beaux Arts Ball Brew from 3 Points Brewery, wines by local Revel Urban Winery and Seconda Volta Vineyards, Bourbon tasting by Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits, and food by the bite provided by local favorites BonBonerie, Fausto, Taglio, and others.

Stay for the after-party to hear music from popular local band Moonbeau and enjoy cocktails from Homemaker’s bar.

This historic one of a kind fundraiser is part of the Art Academy’s continuing commitment to creativity and innovation. Guests will get to learn more about the college’s exciting future from president, Joe Girandola.

All proceeds will benefit the Alumni Association Student Scholarship Fund and the Future House.

Patron-2 tickets + After-Party $300
Guest-1 ticket + After-Party $150
Alumni-1 ticket +After-Party $50
Faculty/Staff-1 ticket + After-Party $50
Student-1 ticket + After-Party Free
Student Guest-1 ticket + After-Party $25
AFTER PARTY ONLY-1 ticket $25


Schedule for the evening:
6-7 PM Registration at Will Call
7-8 PM Cocktails
7-7:45 PM Music from American Indie dream-pop band MultiMagic
7:45-8 PM Belly dancing from Zahara’s Tangled Web Belly Dance Troupe
8 PM Hear from president, Joe Girandola
9-10 PM Music from DJ Nils Illokken
9 PM Palm readers tell your future
10 PM After-Party with popular local band Moonbeau
10:45 DJ Nils Illokken returns with more music

Look for unannounced surprises throughout the night! Check back often for additional details.

19/19 Investment Counsel
Clay Street Press
ShurTech, Duck Brand
Elevar Design Group
Fast Park
Grote Consulting
Rich and Renita Homan
TDG Facilities Management
Turner Construction
Urban Sites
VonLehman CPA & Advisory Firm

Underwriting Sponsors:
Core Resources
Denier Electric Co., Inc.
Goettle Inc.
Jos. Berning Printing Co.
O’Rourke Wrecking
Sonoma Holdings
Valley Interiors

Food and Drink Sponsors:
3 Points Urban Brewery
Del Gardo’s Cannoli’s
Homemaker’s Bar
New Riff
Macaron Bar
Pontiac BBQ
Revel Urban Winery
Southern Glazers Wine & Spirits
The Pacific Kitchen
Taglio Bar + Pizzeria

Silent Art Auction with an opportunity to Buy it Now coming soon.

To sponsor the Future Now Ball contact, Jennifer Spurlock, director of development, at jspurlock@artacademy.edu or call 513-562-8771




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