RACINE — Racine Art Museum announced that this year’s art benefit, Savour 2019, will highlight the diverse flavors of local cuisine paired with art specially created by local artists.
Savour 2019 will take place from 5:30 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at Wustum Museum, a campus of the Racine Art Museum at 2519 Northwestern Ave. Black, white or gray outfits and creative ensembles are suggested.
This event brings together friends and supporters to celebrate the success and continued prosperity of the museum’s exhibition and education programs, which are funded solely by the generous support of foundations, corporations, businesses and individuals. Proceeds from this event go toward funding programs at Racine Art Museum and Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts.
The artists, food
Featured artists and restaurants include:
- Alex Mandli and Pampa Mia Argentinian Cuisine, Racine
- Hector Acuna and The Red Oak Restaurant, Bristol
- Lisa Englander and Cake My Day, Racine
- Robert Fleischman and Ivanhoe Pub & Eatery, Racine
- Kierston Ghaznavi and Chit Chaat, Racine
- Nate Hunter and The Maple Table, Racine
- Camela Langendorf and Butcher and Barrel Gastropub, Racine
- Marilyn Propp and The Egg Plant Café and Catering, Racine
- Jimmy Yanny and The Coffee House, Burlington
- Amanda Cosgrove Paffrath and Joey’s Yardarm, Racine
- Amy Misurelli Sorensen and Olde Madrid, Racine
- Christine B. Miller and Wells Brothers Italian Restaurant, Racine
For the first time, those unable to attend the RAM event will be able to bid online for curated travel, food and beverage packages and receive real-time text notifications about the status of their bids. The online auction will feature experiences like tickets to Green Bay Packers games and races at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway as well as condo stays in Madison and Hilton Head, S.C. One premier package offers the opportunity to sip bourbon while playing billiards on a 148-year-old, fully-restored table as part of a private tour at Lake Geneva’s historic Black Point Estate and Gardens.
Art and Wine Pull
The Art and Wine Pull is a chance to take home a mystery piece of art or a bottle or two of wine. A variety of interactive art stations will be available for guests to explore their creative sides. There will also be a surprise live theatrical performance and music provided by local record shop Longshot Vinyl Lounge.
Tickets cost $100 and must be purchased by Sept. 24. Further details about the event, as well as a donation wish list and links to purchase tickets, are available at the museum’s website, ramart.org.