Gift Announcements

Lanny and Sharon Martin

A LEAD GIFT LAUNCHES THE RENOVATION PROJECT

Board Chairman J. Landis Martin and wife Sharon Martin presented $25 million to the DAM as the lead gift and catalyst to launch the transformation of the North Building. In honor of the Martins’ pledge, the North Building will be known as the Martin Building following construction.

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Anna and John J. Sie

NEW WELCOME CENTER

Anna and John J. Sie have pledged a gift in support of  the North Building renovation project. In recognition of their generosity, a 50,000 square-foot addition, which will provide engaging spaces for programs, events, and dining will be named The Anna and John J. Sie Welcome Center.

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Proposed architectural rendering of the future Sturm Grand Pavilion on level 2. Courtesy of Fentress Architects and Machado Silvetti.

Foundation gift will support flexible space for programming and events

Sturm Family Foundation has pledged $6 million to the museum’s North Building renovation project. In recognition of this major gift, the event and program space in the planned Anna and John J. Sie Welcome Center will be named the Sturm Grand Pavilion.

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Proposed architectural rendering of an aerial view of the North Building. Courtesy of Fentress Architects and Machado Silvetti.

SUPPORT FOR NEW AND EXPANDED GALLERIES

Individual donors and foundations in our community have pledged significant gifts to the North Building renovation project, which will include upgrading and expanding galleries to enhance visitor access.

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