June 30, 2010

The Americans for The Arts 50th Anniversary Conference

On Friday, June 25, 2010, the American Visionary Art Museum (AVAM) hosted the Opening Night Gala of The Americans for The Arts 50th Anniversary Conference taking place in Baltimore. RXR Realty, developer of The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Inner Harbor, Baltimore , was a proud sponsor of the event. Nearly 1,000 guests, representing arts organizations from around the country, attended the event. Guests were transported from the host hotel via boat to the marina at The Residences where they were lead by parade to the festivities at the museum.

guest of gala walking on pier

Guests were paraded from The Marina to AVAM

Ritz Gala Parade

The Parade

Gala co-chair greets Ritz Baltimore guests

Event Co-chair Bill Gilmore (l) greets Ritz-Carlton Residents Jackie & Joe Graziose