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Artis—Naples celebrates 25 years

Greeters holding fiery batons offered a literal warm welcome to the anniversary celebration for Artis—Naples.

Greeters holding fiery batons offered a literal warm welcome to the anniversary celebration for Artis—Naples.

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  • The magic of technology allowed it to snow inside Hayes Hall. Disappearing flakes showered around guests as they entered. Here Ralph and Shelly Stayer admire the blizzard as they enter Hayes Hall for dinner.
  • An Artis employee helps a couple learn the bidding system for the silent auction. Attendees received a cellphone text with a link to the site, where they could add bids, ask for notification when someone outbid them and more.
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The lobby area of Artis—Naples was dedicated to the “Fire” of its “Fire and Ice” 25th-anniversary celebration, with a golden glow over drink and hors d’oeuvres tables and a room devoted to silent-auction items heavily dedicated to experiences.
  • Greeters holding fiery batons offered a literal warm welcome to the anniversary celebration for Artis—Naples.
  • In the “Ice” portion of the anniversary celebration, guests dined under suspended wire-form icicles and sprays of white phalaenopsis and dendrobium orchids, accented with blue LED lights inside glass vases created by Terry Edwards and Posh Petals.
  • An after-party with dancing and boxed candies made the evening celebration complete.
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ABOVE: The Philharmonic Youth Chorus, which performs in special concerts and around the city, offered a mini-concert after dinner.

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