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RAM celebrating "50 Years with Julia Morgan"

On June 2, 2017, the Riverside Art Museum will be hosting a gala fundraiser, celebrating their "50 Years with Julia Morgan." It will be a fun and easy way to raise money for the museum. The gala will also work to honor Julia Morgan's memory.

Julia Morgan was a renowned female architect, born on January 20, 1872. Morgan was the first woman to attend the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, which was the most prominent architecture school during this time period. In 1904, she become she first woman licensed to practice architecture in California. During her time as an architecture, she designed over 700 buildings, many of which are still standing today. In 2013, Morgan became the first woman to win the AIA Gold Medal, which is considered the highest honor any architect could hope to achieve. To read more about her, click here.

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The creation of the Riverside Art Museum began after the Riverside Art Association purchased Morgan's YWCA building in 1967. Renovations on the building began soon after, funded by a $10,000 grant presented by the HMC Designing Futures Foundation. A few years later, The YWCA building was successfully transformed into the new art museum seen today.

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Now, to honor her memory, the Riverside Art Museum will be holding a celebration (in the form of a gala fundraiser) on June 2, 2017. The event will take place at the museum. The community is encouraged to contribute their personal stories and memories, which will be shared with the public during the celebration.

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We are proud to present the custom banners we've created for this special event. These outdoor banners are bright, captivating, and are sure to draw attention. The lively colors are sure to please all viewers and these banners serve as a nice way to decorate for the event. The oranges add a nice touch and will help to remind attendees of what Riverside is most known for. Viewers can stop to admire the artwork and be reminded of all of Julia Morgan's valuable contributions to the community.

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