Saturday, December 3, 2022

Our city is a lot like our collection. It’s vast, eclectic, vibrant — and well worth celebrating.  

On December 3, we’ll be doing exactly that, honoring creativity and community with a night of cocktails, conversation, dancing, and more. So bust a move, serve a look, and make some memories in support of the CMA.


$175 / $150 for CMA Members

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Featuring "The Carolina’s Most Entertaining Party Band" Fantasy and DJ B-Sam, a man on a musical mission.

Catering by Southern Way
Bartending by Black Tie Bartending.

The Gala is the CMA’s largest fundraiser of the year and raises significant funds to support the museum’s award-winning arts education and community enrichment programs.

Creative black-tie attire. Complimentary valet parking on Hampton Street at Boyd Plaza. 



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Images at top: Elizabeth Catlett, Dancing (detail), 1990. © 2022 Mora-Catlett Family / Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY. Bernardo Bellotto, Italian (Venetian), 1720–1780. Capriccio with a Roman Arch (detail), c. 1745. Oil on canvas. Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation. CMA 1962.22.