4th Annual Exhibition Fundraiser • March 8 - 23, 2014
The Target Gallery and the March of Dimes are teaming up to raise money for both organizations with our 4th annual exhibition fundraiser March150 (formerly titled "March Madness"). The show includes 200 panels of artwork created by local artists, each only $150 (and only $100 the night of the Art Party on March 14)
Art Party Details: March 14, 7-10pm / $15 advance or $20 at the door
Presale Ticket Sales Ends Close of Business on Thursday, March 13th
Taking over the first floor of the Art Center, tickets to this festive event include:
• Artwork - only $100 each: over 200 panels created by local artists, each only $100, regularly $150
• DIY and other Art Activities: Stop by the Yelp! DIY table for fun crafts with Torpedo Factory artists, and smile pretty in our custom photo-booth.
• Wing-Off Competition: Sample wings by local restaurants and vote for your favorite!
• Food & Drinks: Pizza, Cash Bar with beer by Port City Brewery, snacks and more!
About Target Gallery & March150
Target Gallery is the national exhibition space of the Torpedo Factory Art Center, a 501(c)(3) organization that focuses on enriching the enjoyment and understanding of the visual arts for our community. March150 is an exhibition fundraiser featuring 200 works of art on 10” panels created by local and regional artists, as well as 20 Torpedo Factory Artists. The artwork will be on display in the Target Gallery from March 8-23. All work will be for sale for $150 with 10% of all sales being donated to the March of Dimes. Panels will be on sale for $100 the night of the Art Party. Funds raised from March150 will go toward the Target Gallery’s 2014-2015 outreach programs.
About March of Dimes
March of Dimes, a charity that is working to insure every baby is born healthy. In 2009, despite a volatile and challenging economy, the March of Dimes awarded more than $20.3 million for research grants focused on understanding and eventually preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality $2.7 million of the total research budget was invested in Prematurity Research Initiative grants to scientists researching prevention methods. In 2009, millions of people took part in special events to benefit the March of Dimes with family, friends and co-workers.
20,000 companies in 900 communities raised $75 million. Visit them on the web at www.marchofdimes.com
Special Thanks for our Sponsors!