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Secret Society

| October 31, 2012 | Parties National

The Party The Renaissance Society hosted nearly 350 guests at its 2012 Benefit Gala, held at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago.The Scene During the cocktail reception, guests enjoyed a silent art auction of pieces by past Renaissance Society artists and a preview of a limited-edition photo portfolio, curated by Director Susanne Ghez, who was also celebrating her 40th year at the internationally renowned non-collecting museum of contemporary art.The Bottom Line Over dinner paired with wines from Todd Hess of H2Vino, a special tribute to Ghez was presented by Board of Directors President Greg Cameron. In total, the evening raised more than $677,000 in support of The Renaissance Society’s 2012-2013 exhibition season. Photography by Erin Drewitz


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