CITY: Fashion + Art + Culture - Tampa Museum of Art
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CITY: Fashion + Art + Culture


  • Saturday
  • September 25, 2021
  • 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm



CITY 2020 with Bibhu MohapatraExperience the vibrant celebration of fashion, art, and culture as the Tampa Museum of Art celebrates the 10th annual CITY. Watch the Museum transform into an energetic runway filled with fashions by internationally renowned designer Bibhu Mohapatra.

Growing up with his family in Odisa, on the east coast of India, Bibhu Mohapatra’s appreciation for sumptuous Indian fabrics and vibrant colors began at an early age. This initial exposure to textiles and garment construction still inspires Bibhu’s designs and permeates throughout the collections of his namesake label.

Bibhu’s eponymous label, Bibhu Mohapatra, launched its first collection during New York Fashion week in 2009. Since then, the fashion house is currently being sold at Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Lane Crawford and select specialty boutiques across North America, Europe, Russia and the Middle East.

To date, celebrities such as Hilary Swank, Gwyneth Paltrow, Glenn Close, Jennifer Lopez, Ciara, Rita Ora and Lupita Nyong’o have all worn Bibhu’s designs and he had the honor of dressing the former US First Lady, Michelle Obama.

Proceeds from CITY: Fashion+Art+Culture benefit the Museum’s exhibition and education programs.

Chairs: Allison Beard Luzier and Enrique Crespo




CITY General Admission available at the door $150 | entrance 8p

All general admission tickets include hors d’oeuvres, open bar*, desserts, dancing, and valet parking.
*This event is 21+ only

Photography, audio, and video recording will occur at this event. By purchasing a ticket to CITY: Fashion+Art+Culture, you consent to such recording media and its release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction. Read more about the notice of filming and photography.

Chance Drawing Item:

Dinner for Four at Eddie V’s Prime Seafood Restaurant in Tampa, FL:

Enjoy a special four-course menu for a party of four prepared by the chefs of Eddie V’s Prime Seafood.

*This certificate is for a one-time use and may not be split into multiple visits.  The certificate will be mailed to the winner which needs to be presented the evening of your dinner.  Any applicable tax and an 18% service charge are inclusive.  Redemption subject to availability; holidays are excluded and other blackout dates may apply.  The certificate must be used by January 9, 2022.  After that date, the certificate will expire and Eddie V’s Prime Seafood will no longer honor it.


thank you to our sponsors

Fashion Sponsor

    Vinik Family Foundation


Premier Sponsor

Style Sponsor

PNC Bank


Couture Sponsor

Nina & Trey Traviesa | Barbara & Aydin Keskiner | Pierre & Allison Guimard | Stacie & Sam Linsky | Jill & Stan Lifsey | Whidden-Handwerker Family



Design Sponsor

Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP | Erin & Todd Farha | Chancey Interior Design | Elise & Gar Lippincott Family | Danyell Jones of Raymond James | United Granite | The Fountain Group | Carroll Air Systems, Inc.

Supporting Sponsor

The Toni Everett Company- Henderson Everett Lee