Saturday, November 16, 2013


7:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Blue Star Contemporary


$275 a person or $500 a couple


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Adults: $5

Seniors & B-Cycle Members: $3

Military, Veterans, Students with ID and Blue Star Members: Free

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116 Blue Star
San Antonio, TX 78204



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Blue Star's 2013 Gala Benefit


Join us as we go "Back to the Future" at this year's annual Gala Benefit supporting Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum! This special evening will be a fantastic opportunity to recognize Bernard Lifshutz, one of the founding supporters of Blue Star Contemporary. His legacy in the arts community and his other notable contributions to Southtown culture will be remembered and revered.


Since opening in 1986, the exhibitions and programs at Blue Star Contemporary have grown tremendously. The benefit will celebrate the museum's glorious history and its bright future as the museum begins its twenty-eighth season of exhibitions. The evening will feature:


* Back To The Future theme honoring Bernard Lifshutz
* Select group of artwork available for purchase
* Artist Adela Andea's sculptural installation Primordial Garden, 2013
* Totally 80's Music Afterparty with special guest DJ appearance by Steven Evans of Blue Star Contemporary


Co-Chairs: Dya Campos, Susan Oliver Heard, Andi Rodriguez, Liz Tullis


Committee Members: Charlie Biedenharn, Mike Casey, Sonya Dawson, Lori & Joel Dunlap, Hilda Garcia, Linda & Phil Hardberger, Roberta Hassele, Stacey Hill & Erick Schlather, Sara & Jeremy Jessop, Payton Kane, Annie Labatt, Rick Liberto, Francie & John Mannix, Dennis Martinez, Whitney Solcher Miller, David Shelton, Courtney Cavender Smith & Tobin Smith, Stephen Warner, Lisa Weller, Sonya Medina Williams & Gene Williams, Catharine Whittenburg Vexler & Jeff Vexler

Blue Star Contemporary's Development Associate Monica Grimes is available for information on tables or tickets at 210.227.6960 or



Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum
116 Blue Star, San Antonio, TX 78204
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Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum gratefully acknowledges major support from the City of San Antonio Department for Culture & Creative Development, the Lifshutz Family, the National Endowment for the Arts, and Ricos Products Co., Inc. Additional essential support is provided by Alamo Beer, Alturas Foundation, Argo Group, Boeing Employee Community Fund, The Capital Group Company: Home of American Funds, Citrus at Hotel Valencia, H-E-B, Hotel Valencia, The Flohr Family Foundation, Frost Bank, The Arts Fund, Luther King Capital Management, Mission Pharmacal, Muñoz and Company, The NRP Group LLC, NuStar Energy LP, Rackspace, RBC, Republic National Distributing Company, Silver Eagle Distributors LP, The Smothers Foundation, Strasburger & Price, LLP, Texas Commission on the Arts, The Trust Company, Valero Energy, and the Community Partners, Members, Individual Donors, and Board of Directors of Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum.

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