Woman Made Gallery is excited to announce that we will hold our annual fundraising cocktail evening event on Thursday, November 4, on the fifth floor at Lacuna Lofts.

All VIP ticket holders are graciously invited by WMG’s Board of Directors to start the night with a VIP reception at 5:30 – 6:30 PM CST held at Woman Made Gallery (on Floor 4 of Lacuna Lofts). This intimate gathering will include a champagne toast and special viewing of the 5th Midwest Open exhibition.

At 6:30 PM CST, the gallery will close and guests will move upstairs to the 5th floor event space for the main event. With gorgeous Chicago skyline views as our backdrop, on this night to remember we  encourage you to discover new artists, connect with friends old and new, and celebrate our work that supports, cultivate, and promotes the diverse contributions of women and non-binary artists.

This is a ticketed event and all proceeds go to support Woman Made Gallery’s unique programs and vision for the future.

Each admission ticket includes heavy hors d’oeuvres and 2 drink tickets for items including beer, wine, our signature cocktail and non-alcoholic beverages. Additional drink tickets will be available to purchase at the registration table. Cashless payment is preferred, but cash will also be accepted. 

Tier 1 pricing is available until Sunday, October 24th at 11:59 PM CST. Tier 2 pricing will go into effect on October 25th and until tickets are sold out. Tickets are limited and may sell out at any time.

Tier 1 Pricing (through Oct. 24th):
+ $75 individual tickets
+ $100 VIP tickets

Tier 2 Pricing (starting Oct. 25th):
+ $100 individual tickets
+ $125 VIP tickets



Dress Code : We request that you wear what you are comfortable in and recommend semi-formal attire.


COVID-19 UPDATE, as of 10.4.21 :

  • To enter this event, you must be fully vaccinated, 14 days after your
    final dose.
  • We will accept a vaccination card, hard copy or photo, that matches a IL or Federal ID you provide us. If you use a photo of a vaccination card, the whole front must be clearly visible.
  • At this time, given the state of Illinois mask mandate, WMG will require the use of face masks (except while eating and drinking).
Abigail Grohmann is our musical guest of honor and will DJ a live set during the main event from 6:30 – 9:30 PM. Dance it up to fresh mixes of Cher and Whitney Houston while taking in gorgeous Chicago skyline views.
Abigail Grohmann is a multi-hyphenate creative and DJ from Chicago. She is a creative producer working in marketing and fashion by day, and House & Techno DJ by night, She co-runs a party series and brand called Manifest with her partner, Zooey Glass, and she can often be found on the dance floor at Smartbar. 

Support women and non-binary artists.

Support Woman Made.

Thank you to our sponsors:


Annonymous  •  Patsy Callahan  •  Nina Corwin  •  Marty and Jim Bash  •  Michelle Geoga  •  Ruth and Tim Hill

Suzanne Massey • Beate Minkovski  •  Jen Montojo  •  Leigh and Jerry Pitts  •  Karen Rechtschaffen  •  Ann Regan

Wilma Stevens  •  Linda Swift  •  Alison Zehr