Corcoran’s 1869 Society Artini 2012

All proceeds support ArtReach, the Corcoran’s award-winning arts education program, celebrating its 20th anniversary this year.

Saturday, March 31, 2012
8:30PM – Midnight
Washington DC

Inspired by works in the Corcoran collection, 12 of the city’s best mixologists will compete to create the most artistic martini.

Corcoran’s 1869 Society Artini 2012

Celebrate with the 1869 Society at the culminating ARTINI benefit—an evening of cocktails, dancing, and art—and be there when D.C.’s favorite artini is revealed!

Taste the 12 artinis crafted by the competing mixologists.
View the Corcoran’s collection, including the works of artthat provided the inspiration for each artini.
Enjoy music by Chris Nitti and Matthew Hemerlein, a beer and wine bar, and a cocktail and dessert buffet, all while mingling with other young philanthropists, art lovers, and craft cocktail enthusiasts.


Hastie Afkhami

Seda Atam
Lee Brenner

Geoff Cleveland

Jenny Chung

John Ennis
Taryn Fielder

Fletcher Gill

Bernard Harkless

Barbara Merola

Ford O’Connell

Andrew Reese

Daniel Simon

Andrew Stein

Lindley Thornburg,
Matthew Donohue,
 1869 Society Chair


Amanda Anderson

Stephen Antonio

Marianna Ashin

Mitchel A. Brooks

Kathleen Caggiano

Dana Foley

Lauren Freedman

Elizabeth Grazioli

Patty Greenberg

Katherine Hoekman

Antwoine McCoy

Amber McDonald

Phil Mone

Lauren Pomponio

Aureta Thomollari

Lindsey Vaala

Brooks C.M. Weilbacher

Creative Cocktail Attire

1869 Society members $95
VIP $130
Non-1869 Society members $115
VIP $150

Purchase a VIP ticket and spend an intimate hour from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. on March 31 sampling artinis with the judges while learning craft cocktail tips from the mixologists. Each VIP guest will also take home a gift bag, including the recipes for all 12 artinis.

About 1869 Society
Join one of the most dynamic young professionals groups in Washington, D.C. and enjoy the benefits of exclusive networking and socializing with other up-and-coming art patrons ages 25 to 42.

Corcoran Gallery of Art
500 17th Street NW
Washington DC 20006

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