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Press Releases Avant Garden 2013 Announced: The Walker Will Host the Annual Gala in the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden on September 21

Minneapolis, May 13 2013—The Walker Art Center will celebrate the end of summer and the 25th anniversary of the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden with a full lineup of music, art, gourmet fare, and specialty cocktails at Avant Garden on September 21, 2013. The Garden will be transformed for the stylish affair, and guests are invited to mingle with fellow art enthusiasts, hit the dance floor, and bid on one-of-a-kind auction items. Tickets will go on sale May 31, and proceeds support the Walker’s award-winning artistic and educational programming.

Avant Garden 2013 events:

Date: September 21, 2013
Time: 6 – 11 pm
Place: Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
Price: Gold Key $500

Date: September 21, 2013
Time: 8:30 – 11 pm
Place: Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
Price: Silver Key $100

After party to follow at 11pm in the Walker Art Center

Tickets go on sale May 31

Avant Garden 2013 Committee:

Lisa Denzer and Monica Nassif, co-chairs
Gold Key Host Committee: Amy Kern and Wim Stocks, co-chairs
Silver Key Host Committee: Jori Miller and Lindsay Pohlad, co-chairs
Auction Committee: Carol Bemis and Debby Christakos, co-chairs
Marketing Committee: Sally Blanks and Michelle Fitzgerald, co-chairs
Sponsorship committee: Andrew Humphrey and Terry Rasmussen, co-chairs

Avant Garden 2013