Shapiro Award

Save the Date

April 6, 2019

The Joseph R. Shapiro Award Gala

Celebrating Pamela Joyner
and Solidary & Solitary: The Joyner/Giuffrida Collection

The Joseph R. Shapiro Award recognizes collectors whose vision, connoisseurship, and advocacy have been instrumental in advancing understanding through the visual arts and sustaining cultural communities in Chicago and beyond. Proceeds support the Smart Museum of Art’s dedication to the examination of complex issues through the lens of art objects and artistic practice.

Table, ticket, and sponsorship

For additional information, call 773.834.1960 or e-mail

The estimated value of the dinner is $150 per person, which is not tax deductible.

Past honorees