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Opening Gala Celebration: They Seek a City

March 2, 2013
Modern Wing

The Leadership Advisory Committee host a gala celebrating the opening of They Seek a City: Chicago and the Art of Migration, 1910–1950


  • $350 Individual Guest
  • $1,000 Patron Guest
    Preferred seating at the gala, name listed in the gala program book, and invitation to a private event with the curator of They Seek a City after the opening.

Tickets are available online, by calling (312) 443-3133, or e-mailing

Gala support provided by
Allstate Insurance
Cari and Michael Sacks
Splash – A Chicago Sun-Times Publication
Verizon Wireless
BMO Harris Bank
Denise and Gary Gardner
Chicago Community Trust
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
Cheryl and Eric McKissack
Macy's Foundation

For sponsorship information, please contact Natalie Harris Lenz at

Walter Ellison. Train Station, 1935. Charles M. Kurtz Charitable Trust and Barbara Neff Smith and Solomon Byron Smith funds; through prior gifts of Florence Jane Adams, Mr. and Mrs. Carter H. Harrison, and the estate of Celia Schmidt.