Texas Monthly, in partnership with Duncan & Boyd Jewelers, hosted a reception for the Texas Women for the Arts at Coates Chapel at the Southwest School of Art in downtown San Antonio. Joci Straus was honored and presented with the fifth annual Champion of the Arts Award in recognition of her achievements in serving the arts and arts education initiatives through Texas Women for the Arts a program of the Texas Cultural Trust. The honoree was also presented with earrings and a necklace crafted in white gold and South Sea Tahitian pearls courtesy of Duncan & Boyd Jewelers. Before the dinner, guests mixed and mingled while enjoying the live brass band, cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres.
Coates Chapel at the Southwest School of Art | San Antonio | April 28, 2015