Coral Gables Museum Annual Gala
November 18, 2023 | 6:00 PM
Savor a fine French dinner, and experience captivating fashion and music while partaking in an exciting silent auction.
Don’t miss a night of celebrating art, architecture, and civic engagement, as we present the Civic Arts Award to these trailblazing women.
Leona Cooper Baker
Civic Activist & Educator
Leona Cooper-Baker is a dedicated historian, celebrated for her groundbreaking work in preserving the untold stories of pioneering black women settlers and the historic McFarlane district.
Gallerist & Curator
Bernice Steinbaum, a groundbreaking gallerist and curator, has shattered barriers for women and artists of color, leaving an indelible mark on the global art community.
Agueda Solarana, a patron of the musical arts, and staunch supporter of Coral Gables Museum. She has devoted her time, seeking, supporting and encouraging young professionals into the Opera.
Philanthropist & Financier
Lynn Bauer, not just a philanthropist but a hands-on helper, has transformed lives from Coral Gables to rural India through her proactive community engagement, including chairing Coral Gables Museum Board of Directors.
Architect & Urban Designer
Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, founder of the New urbanism movement, is a transformative figure in architecture and urban design and has shaped Miami’s landscape while educating the next generation at the University of Miami’s School of Architecture.
Celia Sredni De Birbragher
Editor & Publisher
Celia Sredni de Birbragher has been a beacon for Latin American art for over 40 years, pioneering ArtNexus Foundation and receiving international recognition for her ceaseless efforts.