Future 40 Gala
Time: 7 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Location: Renaissance Albany Hotel
Albany Center Gallery // Future 40 Gala // 11.18.17
We look forward to celebrating our next 40 years of showcasing and promoting local and regional artists throughout the Capital Region and beyond! We hope you will join us for our Future 40 Gala, to be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 7 p.m. at the Renaissance Albany, located at 144 State Street, Albany, NY 12207.
Pre-sale tickets are no longer available. You may purchase tickets at the door Saturday evening, November 18, starting at 7 p.m. at the Renaissance Albany Hotel. General Admission is $100 or $75 for a Young Professional (anyone 35 years of age and under).
We have an exciting, fun-filled evening planned to celebrate our future 40 years! MCs Heather Kovar and Jonathan Hentrich will co-host the event, and Intell Hayesfield will keep us dancing all night long. Help us celebrate art, artists and the creative spirit of our community as we present the Mona Ruth Brickman Memorial Artist of the Year Award of $1,000 to Brian Cirmo and the Les Urbach Lifetime Achievement Award to Ellen Jabbur.
Pre-sale tickets are no longer available for our Future 40 Gala. General admission is $100 for an individual or $75 for a Young Professional (anyone 35 years of age or younger). You may purchase tickets at the door on Saturday evening, November 18, starting at 7 p.m. at the Renaissance Hotel.
All proceeds raised from the Gala will benefit ACG in our mission: to promote and exhibit contemporary visual art produced by emerging and established artists living in the region, to inspire and provide enjoyment to an increasingly diverse audience, thereby contributing to the growth of our local community.
Interested in contributing to the Gala? There is still time to join the Honorary Committee, donate items to the Gala Auction, or sponsor the Gala! The deadline to join/donate/sponsor is Friday, October 27! To become a Corporate Sponsor, Honorary Committee member or Auction Donor, visit http://
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Thank you to everyone who has contributed to the Future 40 Gala so far!
Albany Wine & Dine for the Arts Festival
Mike Shinnerer Creative Services Team
Albany Parking Authority
Fenimore Asset Management
Lavelle & Finn, LLP
Renaissance Albany Hotel
Stacks Espresso Bar
Lorraine & Sorrell Chesin
Kevin & Cindi Dubner
James Gaughan & Keith Lee
Carlsbury Gonzalez & Patricia Triller
William M. Harris, Esq. & Holly Katz
Jessica Mansmith, MNA
Annette Nanes & Scott Meyer
David Phaff & Assoc., Inc.
Hon. Kathy Sheehan & Bob Sheehan
Dr. Joel & Kira Spiro
I. David Swawite / Omni Development Company, Inc.
Micheileen J. Treadwell
Ellen B. Brickman
David Brickman & Karen Ciancetta
James J. Carr
Jeanne Flanagan & Paul Mauren
Carrie Haddad Gallery
Peter Leue & Nancy Burton
Laura Brodsky & Wendy Shotsky
Assemblymember Patricia Fahy
Gary Gold & Nancy Pierson
Leslie A. Javarone
Robert E. Lynk
Robert & Ellen Mason
John & Patty Paduano
Ann Pfau & Dave Hochfelder
Rosemarie V. Rosen
ABC Sports and Fitness
Albany Center Gallery
Albany Institute of History & Art
Anna Wettergreen, Independent cabi Stylist
Apple Greens Golf Course
Balance Massage Studio
Capital Repertory Theatre
Children’s Museum of Science & Technology
Culinary Institute of America
Destroyer Escort Historical Museum
Fort Orange General Store
Habana Premium Cigar Shoppe
Historic Albany Foundation
Hoffman Development Corporation
Holly Katz & William M. Harris, Esq.
Home Made Theater
Kevin & Cindi Dubner
La Serre Restaurant
Lark Street Tattoo
Ameriprise Financial Service Inc.
New World Bistro Bar
Okemo Mountain Resort
Sam’s Italian-American Restaurant
Spill’n the Beans Coffeehouse & Bistro
The Honest Weight Food Co-op
The Hot Yoga Spot
The Yoga Loft
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
Union College Athletics
Union College Concert Series
Gala Event Committee
Kelley Bullock, Hazal Canisag Ozturk, Kevin Dubner (Gala Chair), Carlsbury Gonzalez, Rebecca Haizmann, Bill Harris, Esq., Jonathan Hentrich, Tony Iadicicco, Holly Katz, Peter Leue, Ron Levine, Nicky Lightz, Tina Lincer, Tiffany Lloyd, Jessica Mansmith, Elena Marie, Melanie Stevenson & Anna Wettergreen