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Gallery Night 2017

Join us once again for our annual student exhibition Gallery Night 2017!

On Friday, September 8th, be a part of the celebration, view student artwork, bid on silent auction packages, meet our students, and support arts learning in Chicagoland hospitals!

Gallery Night 2017: A Balloon on the Moon is returning to the Ballroom at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. The VIP hour for the evening begins at 6:00PM. Get a sneak preview of the gallery and silent auction items, imbibe specialty cocktails by The Violet Hour, and mingle with Snow City Arts staff, board, and  teaching artists.

The general admission begins at 7:00PM, where you can view the full exhibition, bid on silent auction packages, meet the student artists, engage in interactive artmaking, and much more!

The 2017 Neisser Award will be presented posthumously to Katie Kurcz, in honor of her years of dedication to Snow City Arts. As a co-founder of Snow City Arts’ Auxiliary Board, her energy, spirit, and determination helped create a dynamic group responsible for raising more than $100,000 each year for the organization.

Tickets start at just $125 per person. Ticket prices will go up after September 1st, so get your tickets now!

Online Tickets are no longer available, but tickets will be sold at the door!

Our silent auction is open for bidding! Click here to bid on fantastic getaways, premium seats to sporting and cultural events, first class hotel stays and dining, and much more!

Our Sponsors

Special thanks to the many Gallery Night 2017 sponsors who help make this event possible! 

Cathy Skala & Mike Hoover

Bill Loumpouridis & Melanie Mallin

Meredith and Chad Freese



The Mbekeani Family

Hochberg Family Foundation

Bela and Demetrius Lopes

Our In-Kind Donors

Thank you to all of the in-kind donors to Gallery Night 2017 whose support makes the event possible! 

Moments from Gallery Night 2017, where more than 300 guests witnessed the work of our students! Head to our Facebook page to view more photos of the event. All photos courtesy of Dan Voss Photography.