Garden Party Gems

Picturesque garden party celebrates 25 years of an Austin icon

Picturesque garden party celebrates 25 years of an Austin icon

Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Alyson Maxey Lynnsie Jammal
Alyson Maxey, Garden Party committee co-chair, and committee member Lynnsie Jammal. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Jane Kellogg Murray Mandy Mayekawa Stirling Kelso Neff Laura Villagran Johnson
Jane Kellogg Murray, Mandy Mayekawa, Stirling Kelso, and Laura Villagran Johnson. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Leah Lee Bill Worrell
Leah Lee and Bill Worrell. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Mayor Steve Adler Nina Seely
Austin Mayor Steve Adler and Umlauf Executive Director Nina Seely. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 champagne toast Jon Gerber Leah Lee Nina Seely Mayor Steve Adler
Jon Gerber, Leah Lee, Nina Seely, and Steve Adler toast to the official start of the Garden Party. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Carla Umlauf
Carla Umlauf, Charles Umlauf's granddaughter and Umlauf board president, addresses the crowd. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 David Garza Dr. John Hogg
David Garza and Dr. John Hogg. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Katie Robinson Edwards Lee Edwards
Umlauf curator Katie Robinson Edwards and Lee Edwards. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Elizabeth Baker Yuniedth Steen Mara Holguin Fouts
Elizabeth Baker, Yuniedth Steen, and Mara Holguin Fouts. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Donna Daugherty Burke Edwards
Donna Daugherty, Umlauf development manager, and board member Burke Edwards. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Lauren Peters Lacy Lyons Cassie McKinney
Lauren Peters, Lacy Lyons, and Cassie McKinney. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Kitty Taylor Zach Flores
Kitty Taylor and Zach Flores. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 CultureMap Austin Molly McManus Kelly Keelan Kelli Blumrosen Nicole Raney
CultureMap Austin team steps out: Molly McManus, Kelly Keelan, Kelli Blumrosen, and Nicole Raney. Photo by Casey Chapman Ross Photography
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Alyson Maxey Lynnsie Jammal
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Jane Kellogg Murray Mandy Mayekawa Stirling Kelso Neff Laura Villagran Johnson
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Leah Lee Bill Worrell
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Mayor Steve Adler Nina Seely
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 champagne toast Jon Gerber Leah Lee Nina Seely Mayor Steve Adler
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Carla Umlauf
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 David Garza Dr. John Hogg
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Katie Robinson Edwards Lee Edwards
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Elizabeth Baker Yuniedth Steen Mara Holguin Fouts
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Donna Daugherty Burke Edwards
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Lauren Peters Lacy Lyons Cassie McKinney
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 Kitty Taylor Zach Flores
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Garden Party 2016 CultureMap Austin Molly McManus Kelly Keelan Kelli Blumrosen Nicole Raney

What: Garden Party

Where: Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum

The details: Last Thursday, Austinites donned their most colorful attire in celebration of 25 years of the Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum during the 2016 Garden Party. Guests were treated to bites from 25 area restaurants, sips from a vast selection of wines curated by Twin Liquors, tunes from the Nash Hernandez Orchestra, and lively games of Champong. The fundraiser also featured both a live and silent auction full of exclusive offerings.

Who: Mayor Steve Adler, Nina Seely, Carla Umlauf, Leah Lee, Ann Kitchen, Katie Robinson Edwards, Lee Edwards, Alyson Maxey, Lynnsie Jammal, Bill Worrell, Jon Gerber, David Garza, John Hogg, Becky Beaver, Elizabeth Baker, Yuniedth Steen, Mara Holguin Fouts, Lauren Peters, Kathy Blackwell, Lacy Lyons, Cassie McKinney, Donna Daugherty, Burke Edwards, Jane Ko, George Elliman, Mandy Mayekawa, Stirling Kelso Neff, Laura Villagran Johnson, Kitty Taylor, and Zach Flores.

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The celebration of the museums's anniversary continues throughout the year. A special exhibition titled "The Studio in the Museum" is on display through October 16.