Sponsorship Opportunities for Season VII: November 2014 – May 2015

Presenting Sponsor – $50,000 ($35,000 without naming opportunity for Symposium)

  • Name preceding title of exhibition, i.e.: The XYZ Foundation presents:
  • Acknowledgment in all media as Presenting Sponsor
  • Mention in all PSA spots – in excess of 500 mentions
  • Name recognition in all printed materials – invitations, programs and catalogue
  • Banner Headline presence on the Sarasota Sculpture Center website
  • Speaking Opportunity at the Season VII opening reception
  • Visible banner presence onsite on the bay front
  • Sponsorship designation in Season VII catalogue
  • Private VIP tour of the exhibit for 20 guests guided by the curators.
  • Name recognition on the onsite individual sculpture plaques
  • Two on site seats during construction of the two sculptures
  • Year-long recognition as Season VII Presenting Sponsor
  • Invitations to all Season VII special events

Corporate Media Sponsors $25,000 – broadcast, print, and / or electronic

  • Special designation as the (newspaper, magazine, broadcast or electronic) media
  • Sponsor throughout the exhibition – 7 months – on all banners and special posters at all events
  • Sponsorship mention in all printed and electronic media (including website) as Media Sponsor
  • Speaker opportunity at the multiple opening events
  • Sponsorship designation in the Season VII catalog
  • Visible banner presence onsite on the bay front

Individual Sculpture Sponsor $10,000

  • Acknowledgement in all media as a Presenting Sponsor
  • Mention in all PSAs – print, television and computer
  • Name recognition in all invitations, programs and catalog
  • Visible banner presence onsite on the bay front
  • Private VIP tour of the exhibit with the curators for 20 guests
  • Plaque at the base of the sponsored sculpture with name of sponsor(s)

Artist Sponsor $7,500

Robert Chambers, Miami, will collaborate with Ringling College of Art and Design and New College graduate sculpture students and faculty to construct their sculptures on site

  • Name recognition in all print and electronic media
  • Name recognition on all invitations, programs and the catalog
  • Onsite banner recognition
  • Name recognition on the onsite individual sculpture plaque
  • Two special on site seats during construction

Exhibition Donor $5,000

  • Name recognition in all printed materials and advertisements
  • Name recognition on all invitation on all invitations, programs and in the catalog
  • Onsite banner name recognition
  • Special guided docent tour for 20 guests

Season VII Benefactor $2,500

  • Year-long recognition as Season Benefactors
  • Name recognition on all invitations programs and in the catalog
  • Name recognition in all printed materials and advertisements
  • Onsite banner recognition

Season VII Patrons $1,000

  • Year-long recognition as Season VII Patrons
  • Onsite banner recognition
  • Invitations to all Season VII special events
  • Name recognition in all invitations, programs and the catalog

Season VII Friends $500

  • Year-long recognition as Season Friends
  • Onsite banner recognition
  • Invitations to all VII special events

Symposium Presenting Sponsor $15,000

  • Acknowledgement in Symposium media as lead sponsor
  • Mention in all PSA spots regarding Symposium
  • Headline Sponsor in all Symposium printed materials
  • Speaking Opportunity at the Symposium
  • Banner headline at Symposium
  • Designated seating for 4 guests at the symposium

Event Naming Opportunity $10,000

  • Bay front opening ceremony
  • Sarasota Herald-Tribune Shared Ground: Small Works exhibitionx and opening reception ceremony
  • Shared Ground – K-12 Student Tours
  • Community Dialogue Series
  • $1000 (one dialogue)
  • $5000 The full series (three dialogues)

The Board of Directors of Sarasota Sculpture Center welcomes all levels of personal and financial support as we continue our mission of bringing a free and open to the public museum of monumental and large scale sculptures to Sarasota’s downtown bayfront. We appreciate volunteers for our docent guided tours, assistance with group and student educational programs, participation in our symposiums and community dialogues as well as your financial assistance.

Please mail inquiries, comments and financial support to:

Sarasota Sculpture Center
1662 Floyd Street
Sarasota, Florida 34239

Phone: (941) 928-4445

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