News release from Artlink:
Cinema Center and Artlink to host 11th Artament Fundraiser and Event
(November 13, 2015) – Artament is back for its 11th season. This year, Cinema Center and Artlink are partnering to host this annual event. At this year’s event and auction, aside from all the beautiful art, there will be live bidding, a photo booth, tasty eats and a cash bar from JK O’Donnell’s, and live music from Hope Arthur. After the event, Cinema Center will host a film screening.
The event will take place from 6 – 9 p.m. at Artlink, 300 E. Main Street, Fort Wayne. Admission is $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Tickets may be purchased from Cinema Center, 260.426.3456, at Artlink, 260.424.7195 or online at https://artament2015.brownpapertickets.com/.
“I hope Cinema Center’s partnership with Artlink on Artament proves to be the model and rule, not the exception, and more arts organizations collaborate on fundraising effort,” says Jonah Crismore, Executive Director of Cinema Center. “Through cooperation and planning, the events are strengthened, the organizations are strengthened, and most importantly, the greater community is strengthened.”
“We are extremely excited that the Cinema Center reached out to us to collaborate on its long-standing signature fundraiser Artament,” says Amber Foster, Executive Director of Artlink. “Leveraging our relationships with our vibrant artist community will propel Artament to the next level and benefit both organizations and our members.”
Cinema Center is a not-for-profit film society serving northeast Indiana. It is dedicated to bringing the best independent, foreign, documentary, classic and specialty films that otherwise might not be shown in northeast Indiana, through a variety of films, special events, educational programs, and community outreach.
Artlink’s gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday noon to 6 p.m. and Sunday noon to 5 p.m. Auer Center is currently under construction and parking is available free across the street behind the Fort Wayne Museum of Art. Parking meters are free after hours and on weekends.
Artlink is a not-for-profit contemporary art gallery whose mission is to showcase artwork of the highest quality by diverse visual artists and to provide educational programming for artists and the community. Artlink is a funded partner of Arts United of Greater Fort Wayne. To learn more about Artlink, go to www.artlinkfw.com which also connects to their Facebook page and Twitter feed.