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Tiger Ball 2016 – Contemporary Korea

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We look forward to seeing you at Tiger Ball, rain or shine!

Tickets for the 2016 Tiger Ball are no longer available. If you have questions, please contact Sadhavi Chauhan at 713.496.9907.

 

Tiger Ball 2016 highlights the dynamism and creative of contemporary Korea. Gala patrons will honor Asia Society Texas Center Chair Edward R. Allen III and wife Chinhui Juhn. With limited seating, the festive evening event will once again take place inside the Asia Society Museum District location.

Chairs: Lou Ann and Alexander C. Chae and Susan and Michael K. Jhin

 

Schedule

Reception: 7:00 pm
Seated Dinner: 8:00 pm
Dessert & Dancing: 9:30 pm
Auction: 7:00-9:45 pm

Black tie or national dress.
Valet parking available on Southmore directly in front of the Texas Center.

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Auction

Art

  • The Sound 04, 2015 by Kang, In-Joo
    Compliments of Kang, In-Joo
  • Ippei's Sister, Osan, by Bidou Yamaguchi
    Compliments of Bidou Yamaguchi
  • Bunch of Flowers in Heaven by Dae-Duck Cha
    Compliments of Dae-Duck Cha
  • Je Ju Island Landscape Series #7 by Chong-Ok Matthews
    Compliments of Chong-Ok Matthews
  • Je Ju Island Landscape Series #8 by Chong-Ok Matthews
    Compliments of Chong-Ok Matthews
  • Resting in Chin and Waiting Calmly by Kyungwon KIM (Kim, Gyeong-Won)
    Compliments of Kyungwon KIM
  • Waiting by Kyungwon KIM (Kim, Gyeong-Won)
    Compliments of Kyungwon KIM
  • Megamart by Y. David Chung
    Compliments of Maggie and Bruce Campbell

Luxurious Travel

  • Luxurious Exploration of South Korea including round-trip, first class airfare for two
    Underwritten by Susan and Michael Jhin, Eunmee Yoo (in-country guide), and compliments of United Airlines.
  • Asia Week New York 2017
    Compliments of The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York; Christie’s Auction House; Carolyn Hsu-Balcer and René Balcer; Asia Society Museum New York; Asia Society Global Trustee Denise Saul and husband Andrew; Morgan Stanley, and Christina Woo.
  • Two round-trip, first-class tickets on United Airlines international route
    Compliments of United Airlines
  • One business-class round-trip ticket from Houston to Asia
    Compliments of Korean Air
  • Premier Lodging in the Heart of Seoul
    Compliments of LOTTE Hotel & Resorts

Jewelry & Couture Fashion

  • Signature Gown by Jasmine Park
    Compliments of Jasmine Park, The Hanbok
  • Dazzling Diamond Earrings
    Compliments of Almaza Jewelers
  • Becky Hollands Atelier Custom Gown
    Compliments of Becky Hollands
  • Signature Gown by Jasmine Park
    Compliments of Jasmine Park, The Hanbok
  • deBoulle Diamond Earrings
    Compliments of deBoulle Diamond & Jewelry
  • Customized Men’s Suit by Abe Ndoye Designs
    Compliments of Abe Ndoye
  • Exquisite Diamond Earrings
    Compliments of Jewelry Mart, Tina Song, and Marcy Sohn

Premier Dining

  • Rice Presidential Dinner
    Compliments of Rice University
  • Experience Korean Chef’s Table in your home
    Compliments of Chef Mark Shim
  • Diplomatic Dinner with Ambassador Joohyeon Baik, Korean Consul General
    Compliments of the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Houston
  • Private Dinner by City Kitchen
    Compliments of City Kitchen Catering
  • Hotel Granduca Afternoon Tea for 20
    ompliments of Cathy Borlenghi

Unique Experiences

  • Experience Driving Elite Level Supercars
    Compliments of écurie25 Supercar Club
  • Throw the "First Pitch" at an Astros Game
    Compliments of Houston Astros Baseball Club
  • Indulge in the Secret to Asian Beauty
    Compliments of Neiman Marcus and AMOREPACIFIC
  • Enjoy the Secret to Asian Beauty
    Compliments of Neiman Marcus and AMOREPACIFIC
  • Experience the Secret to Asian Beauty
    Compliments of Neiman Marcus and AMOREPACIFIC
     

Download the complete auction list here.

 

Presenting Sponsor

 

Table Levels

To purchase a table, please click the link below or complete and return this form.

$100,000 Gwanghwamun (광화문)

An entry way to Gyeongbukgong palace, it is a landmark of Korea’s long history.

Nancy C. Allen

$75,000 Jejudo Island (제주도)

With a habitat of over 2,000 species, it is now one of the seven wonders of nature (2011).

$50,000 Jeonju (전주)

Famous for bibimbap (rice with vegetables) holds world-famous Buddhist shrines and Hanok traditional villages.

Chinhui Juhn and Eddie Allen
Louisa Stude Sarofim

    

$25,000 Seoraksan Mountain (설악산)

The most famous mountain known for its beauty, splendor and rare species.

Sushila and Durga Agrawal
Muffet Blake
ConocoPhillips
Maya Dang
ExxonMobil
Susan and Michael Jhin
Sabria and Kevin Lewis | Isabel and Ransom Lummis | Vivie and Chris O'Sullivan |
     Carrie and Al Pepi | Nancy and David Randall
Isla and T.R. Reckling
Susan and Fayez Sarofim

$10,000 Hangang River (한강)

Scenic through Seoul, lined with parks, restaurants, path and walkways.

Shaista and Shahzad Bashir | Morae Legal
BP America, Inc.
Ming Burdett | Cathay Bank
Diane and Michael Cannon | Teresa and Jeffrey Lee
Nancy D. and Robert J. Carney
Lou Ann and Alexander C. Chae | Gardere Wynne Sewell
Dr. Nancy T. Chang | Tang Family Foundation
Anne and Albert Chao
Linda and Willie C. Chiang
Vaughan and Lester E. Clark, Pingora Exploration Company
Julie and John P. Cogan, Jr.
Donna Fujimoto Cole
Alan Crain | Baker Hughes Incorporated
Trammel S. Crow
Rania and Jamal Daniel | Kathleen and Martyn E. Goossen |
     Lily and Hamid Kooros | Vahid Kooros | Sima and Masoud Ladjevardian
Henrietta and Richard Fore
Foster LLP
Claudia and David Hatcher
Michelle and Hector Herrera
Wendy and Jeff Hines
His Highness The Aga Khan Council
     for the Southwestern United States
Carrie M. Horne
Mandy & William Kao | Marie Bosarge | Alice M. & Matthew Brams |
     Amy & Daryl Dichoso | Gina Li | Tammy T. & Wayne Nguyen | Diana Sun
Phuong and George Levan
Dr. Rochelle and Max Levit
The Marek Family
Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas)
Fannie and Peter Morris
New Era Life Insurance Companies
Sylvia and Gordon J. Quan | Quan Law Group, PLLC | EvolveAir
Fairfax and Risher Randall | The Risher Randall Family
Carolyn and James Robertson
Nathalie and Charles Roff
Miwa Sakashita and Dr. John Stroehlein
Sue and Randy Sim
Sidley Austin, LLP
Y. Ping Sun and David W. Leebron | Rice University
Nanako and Dale Tingleaf
Rob Todd
Vinson & Elkins
Lulu C. Wang
Wells Fargo
Andrea and Bill White | Sultana and Moez Mangalji | Julie and Drew Alexander | Tracy Stein
Shiang-Liang and Dr. George Yang | Asia Chemical Corporation
Carlie and Richard Yoo
Jason Yoo | JDDA Group
Yun Ok and Dr. So Yang Yoo

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Host Committee

 

Sushila and Durga Agrawal
Chinhui Juhn and Eddie Allen
Nancy C. Allen
Wilson and Janet Allen
Julie and Drew Alexander
Catherine Anspon, PaperCity
Anna and Thomas Au
Joni E. Baird, Chevron
Leah Barton and David Kim
Shaista and Shahzad Bashir
Jeff Beauchamp
Laura Bellows and Jack Pendergrast, 
     W.S. Bellows Construction Corporation
James and Leeshan Birney,
     Stone Mountain Properties
Muffet Blake
Cathy and Giorgio Borlenghi
Kristy and Chris Bradshaw, Era Life Group
John Bradshaw, Jr.
Alice M. & Matthew Brams
Margaret P. Breen
Divya and Chris Brown
Peter H. Brown
Stephanie and Stan Bunting,
     McCoy Worksplace Solutions
Mr. and Mrs. Laurence C. Burns, Jr.
Diane and Mike Cannon
Nancy D. and Robert J. Carney
Pamela and Ryan Castleman
      Castleman Power Systems, Inc.
Lou Ann and Alex Chae,
     Gardere Wynne Sewell, LLP
Jereann Chaney
Dr. Nancy T. Chang,
     Tang Family Foundation
Anne and Albert Chao
Fan Chen and Brian Nguyen, Nguyen & Chen LLP
Rose H. Chen, Texas Capital Bank
Linda and Willie C. Chiang
Monjula and Ravi Chidambaram
Vaughan and Lester E. Clark,
     Pingora Exploration Company
Julie and John P. Cogan, Jr.
Donna Fujimoto Cole
Josh Corless, ConocoPhillips
Joan and Brad Corson, ExxonMobil
Alan Crain, Baker Hughes Incorporated
Trammell S. Crow
Ann and Jay Cuclis, Vinson & Elkins LLP
Maya Dang
Rania and Jamal Daniel
Carla and Cole Dawson
Karyn Dean, PRIME Living
Amy & Daryl Dichoso
Susie and Joe Dilg
Nan Duhon
Elaine and Marvy Finger,
     The Finger Companies
Mary S. and Carl Fischer
Henrietta and Richard Fore
Lily and Charles C. Foster, 
     Foster LLP
Mary D. Frazier, New Era LIfe Insurance Companies
Laura Freudenberger, Briggs & Veselka Co.
Jo and Jim Furr
O'Neal and Grace Youn Furr
Ludmila Golovine, Masterword Services
Kathy and Glen Gondo
Kathleen and Martyn E. Goossen
Regina J. Ha
Claudia and David Hatcher
Michelle and Hector Herrera
Wendy and Jeff Hines
Carrie M. Horne
Drs. Bianca and John Hyun
Kay Ikawa, United Airlines
Susan and Michael Jhin
Dr. Rita Justice

Mandy and William Kao
Brian Kim
Dr. Rosa Kim
Young Kim
Lily and Hamid Kooros
Nat and Leela Krishnamurthy
Sima and Masoud Ladjevardian
Harriet and Truett Latimer
Teresa and Jeffrey Lee
Phoung and George Levan
Dr. Rochelle and Max Levit
Sabria and Kevin P. Lewis, Sidley Austin LLP
Isabel and Ransom Lumis
Israel Luzunaris, EvolveAir
Sultana and Moez Mangalji
Stan Marek, The Marek Family
Rosine Matthews, Wells Fargo
Mary Hale McLean
Anne and Dr. John Mendelsohn
Gary Mercer
Zeenat and Iqbal Mitha
Faisal Momin
     His Highness The Aga Khan Council
     for the Southwestern United States

Fannie and Peter Morris
Tammy T. & Wayne Nguyen
Vivie and Chris O'Sullivan
Carrie and Al Pepi
Anne Lee Phillips, PaperCity
Port of Houston Authority
Sylvia and Gordon J. Quan, 
     Quan Law Group, PLLC
Fairfax and Risher Randall,
     The Risher Randall Family
Nancy and David Randall
Y. Vani Rao and Michael Moore,
     BP America, Inc.
Susan and Barrett Reasoner
Isla and T.R. Reckling
Carolyn and James L. Robertson
Nathalie and Charles Roff
Susan and Fayez Sarofim
Louisa S. Sarofim
Leslie and Shannon Sasser
     Sasser Family Fund
Sidley Austin, LLP
Gigi and Timothy Seo
Isaac Shi, Golden Section Technology
Sue and Randy Sim
Jennifer Dan Stalvert, PRIME Living
Annette D. and George W. Strake
Miwa Sakashita and Dr. John Stroehlein
Leigh and Reggie Smith
Y. Ping Sun and David Leebron,
     Rice University
Tadashi Takasugi,
     Mitsubishi International Corporation
Marian and Harry Tindall
Nanako and Dale Tingleaf
Rob Todd
Phoebe and Bobby Tudor
Mary and Roger W. Wallace
Lulu C. Wang
Andrea and Bill White
Margarida and Penn Williamson
Christina Woo, Morgan Stanley
Shiang-Liang and Dr. George Yang,
     Asia Chemical Corporation
Carlie and Richard Yoo
Jason Yoo, JDDA Group
Yun Ok and Dr. So Yang Yoo
Dr. and Mrs. Kun Chee Youn, Shell Oil

 

 

Media Partner

 

Related Links

Tiger Ball 2015
Tiger Ball 2014

Tiger Ball 2013

Tiger Ball 2012

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Event Details

Wed 9 Mar 2016
7:00pm - 11:00pm

1370 Southmore Blvd.
Houston, TX 77004
713.496.9901

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