Texas Women for Arts
Annual Meeting

The 15th Annual Meeting will be held in Dallas, TX Monday & Tuesday, May 17 & 18, 2021. Debating whether to attend? Curious to know what’s in store? Read more about this exclusive, two-day event below!

What You Need To Know Before You Go

For more information, email Carrie Williams at cwilliams@txculturaltrust.org.


Registration is now closed. Sponsorship opportunities remain open.
Please email Carrie Williams at cwilliams@txculturaltrust.org to be added to the waitlist.

Schedule of Events

PLEASE NOTE: All events and activities are subject to change. Departure times are tight so please be mindful to be on the buses before the posted departure times. In the event of rain, schedule updates will be announced.


2:00 – 5:00pm
Annual Meeting Registration in Hotel Crescent Court Lobby

5:00 – 7:00pm
Welcome cocktail party and VIP shopping at Stanley Korshak
Attire – Dallas Chic


7:00 – 8:45am
Light breakfast at Hotel Crescent Court, Salon A and B

Load buses

Buses depart

Business Meeting, tour and lunch at Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden Camp House
Attire – Garden attire and comfortable walking shoes

Annual Business Meeting
Water and coffee available during business meeting

Group photo

Walking Tour of Arboretum and Botanical Garden, including Summer of Zim Sculpture Exhibit

Lunch and Performance by Dallas Symphony

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Buses depart

Tour Out of Many, One – Portraits of America’s Immigrants by President George W. Bush at George W. Bush Presidential Center
All required to go through security upon entry.

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Buses depart

Pop Up Shopping and Relax at the Hotel Crescent Court
Rocketbuster Boots and Recreo San Miguel Pop Up Shopping in The Crescent Tower, Crescent Club- Rotisserie II Room

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Buses depart

Champion of the Arts Award Dinner at Dallas Contemporary Champagne and hors d’oeuvres
Guided tour of Yoshitomo Nara Exhibit and Performance by 2020 Texas Young Masters from Booker T. Washington School
Dinner and Champion of the Arts Award Presentation

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Buses depart


Light Grab-and-go Breakfast in Hotel Crescent Court Lobby

Hotel Accommodations

This year’s hotel of choice is the lux Hotel Crescent Court, located less than five minutes from Downtown Dallas and within walking distance of America’s largest contiguous arts district. Nestled in Uptown, this hotel will place you in the heart of the city, perfectly positioned to explore its cultural offerings!

Book Your Stay Here

Become a Sponsor

TWA unites the financial resources of influential women to fund arts education programs. Your support of this important annual event will help further the mission of TWA and enrich the lives of children across Texas.

A limited number of sponsorship opportunities are available. Fo more information, contact Cathleen Berdan, Director of Development at 512.478.5289 or cberdan@txculturaltrust.org.

Please note: For recognition in event collateral, sponsorships must be secured by April 23, 2021 to meet print deadlines.

Sponsorship Opportunities & Benefits

Thank You to Our
2021 Host Committee & Sponsors


Barfield Collection Luxury
Gift Bag Sponsor

Trisha Wilson 
Baroque Sponsor

Contemporary Sponsor

Libby Hunt 
Contemporary Sponsor

Muffin Lemak 
Contemporary Sponsor

Suzanne Mathews 
Contemporary Sponsor

Jameen Jacoby
Impressionist Sponsor

Barbara Lake
Impressionist Sponsor

Sara Morgan 
Impressionist Sponsor

Regina Rogers
Impressionist Sponsor

Karen Rove 
Impressionist Sponsor

Tania Schwartz
Impressionist Sponsor

Connie Sigel
Impressionist Sponsor

Carolyn Wittenbraker
Impressionist Sponsor

Host Committee

Muffin Lemak
Annual Meeting Chair

Ann Barbier
Pam Brock
Robin Carreker
Patsy Donosky
Erika Huddleston
Libby Hunt
Jameen Jacoby
Lisa Kopecky
Elia del Carmen Mares
Karen Matthews
Jan McKee
Patty Dedman Nail
Kristi Newton
Charlotte Tripplehorn
Debbie Tolleson
Cheryl R. Votzmeyer

And a Special Thank You To
Favorite Brands, LLC
Stanley Korshak
Michelle Nussbaumer
Recreo San Miguel


Past Annual Meetings

2019: Houston, Texas
2018: Fort Worth, Texas
2017: Austin, Texas
2016: Amarillo, Texas
2015: San Antonio, Texas
2014: Fredericksburg, Texas
2013: Houston, Texas
2012: El Paso, Texas
2011: Dallas, Texas
2010: Fort Worth, Texas
2009: Austin, Texas
2008: San Antonio, Texas
2007: Houston, Texas
2006: Dallas, Texas