The recipients for the 2020 WCA Lifetime Achievement (LTA) Awards are Joyce Fernandes, Michiko Itatani, Judy Onofrio, Alison Saar and Judith Stein. The recipient for the 2020 President’s Art & Activism Award is Rose B. Simpson.

The award gala takes place on the evening of Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Film Row Cinema, 1104 S. Wabash at Columbia College Chicago in Chicago, IL. The celebration kicks off with a ticketed cocktail reception from 5:30-7:15pm. Guests purchasing reception tickets will be treated to food stations, butlered treats, an open bar, and the opportunity to meet and congratulate the awardees.   

The Awards ceremony celebrating the life and work of these extraordinary women in the arts takes place immediately following the ticketed reception from 7:30-9:00pm and is free and open to the public. Doors for the awards ceremony will open to the general public beginning at 7:15pm.

Tickets can be purchased on the WCA website. LINK