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This year, we are honoring three-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and Washington native Brandi Carlile. Carlile has captivated audiences across the world with her genre-bending sound and raw, honest lyrics.

As a tireless champion for female and emerging artists, Carlile's commitment to raising all voices exemplifies MoPOP's mission to make creative expression a life-changing force by offering experiences that inspire and connect.

EVENT DETAILS

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2019 — 6PM

MoPOP / 325 5TH AVENUE N. SEATTLE, WA 98109

TICKETS AND TABLES

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS | $1650 PER PERSON**

TABLES | SOLD OUT

**Limited Inventory


To submit your RSVP, please confirm your attendance with your table captain by November 15. For additional questions, please contact Brooke O’Neal at BrookeO@MoPOP.org

Since 2007, the Museum of Pop Culture Founders Award gala has celebrated artists whose noteworthy contributions continue to nurture the next generation of risk-takers.



Explore the Exhibitions

Minecraft: The Exhibition

Guitar Gallery

Sound Lab

Prince from Minneapolis

Indie Game Revolution

Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses

Hendrix: Wild Blue Angel

SPECIAL ARTIFACTS FROM THE VAULT

Energy Dome
ca. 1980, worn by Mark Mothersbaugh of Devo

Hohner B-flat major harmonica
1960s, played by Howlin’ Wolf

Shoulder bag
late 1960s, worn by Janis Joplin

“Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death” essay
1992, handwritten by Tupac Shakur

Octavia prototype
ca. 1968, used by Jimi Hendrix

Neumann U-47 microphone
ca. 1961: used for the original studio recordings of "Louie Louie" by both The Kingsmen and Paul Revere and The Raiders

“The Westerner” brand hat
ca. 1967, worn by Jimi Hendrix

“Love or Confusion” lyrics
November 1966, handwritten by Jimi Hendrix / cartoon of Jimi Hendrix, hand-drawn by Jimi Hendrix and Kathy Etchingham

Fender Stratocaster
smashed by Jimi Hendrix at the Saville Theatre, London, England, June 4, 1967

PAST HONOREES

John Fogerty 2018

The Doors 2017

Joe Walsh 2016

Jimmy Page 2015

Jackson Browne 2014

Crosby, Stills & Nash 2013

Carlos Santana 2012

Buddy Guy 2011

Billy Cox 2010

Steve Cropper 2009

Robbie Robertson 2008

Ann & Nancy Wilson 2007

CELEBRATION COMMITTEE

JODY ALLEN

HONORARY CHAIR

LESLIE JACKSON CHIHULY

COMMITTEE CHAIR

LEIGH ANNE CLARK

MARK DEDERER

BRITTNI ESTRADA

DANA FRANK

SHELLEY HILF

IAN R. KERRIGAN

MARIA MACKEY

MICHAEL J. MALONE

MIKE MCCONNELL

LIZ MCCONNELL

MICHELLE QUISENBERRY

ERIC ROBISON

AMY SPRANGERS

AMY WINDHAM


The Museum of Pop Culture’s mission is to make creative expression a life-changing force by offering experiences that inspire and connect our communities.


THANKS TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS

PLATINUM SPONSOR
JP Morgan Chase and Co

PREMIERE SPONSOR
Union Bank

OFFICIAL AIRLINE

Alaska Airlines

 

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

Space Needle

Chihuly Garden and Glass

Wofgang Puck Catering

IN THE MEDIA

Rolling Stone

The Seattle Times

Seattle Met

Founders Award

QUESTIONS?

EMAIL BROOKE O'NEAL
BrookeO@MoPOP.org

 

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