Posted Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 9:49 AM

Pratt Institute Announces 2019 Honorees for Legends Scholarship Benefit

Santiago Calatrava; Paula Scher; Miguel McKelvey

On Thursday, October 3, Pratt Institute will present Legends 2019. The annual scholarship benefit supports students and honors distinguished creative leaders whose work resonates with the values of Pratt Institute. Hosted at Weylin, the historic site of the Williamsburgh Savings Bank in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, the event raises vital funds for the Legends scholarship endowment. Approximately 80 percent of Pratt students receive financial aid to pursue their education.

Legends 2019 will honor architect, engineer, and artist Santiago Calatrava; Miguel McKelvey, Co-Founder and Chief Culture Officer of WeWork; and Paula Scher, graphic designer and Partner at Pentagram.

The Legends gala begins at 6 PM with a cocktail reception, followed by dinner and the awards ceremony at 7 PM. Purchase tickets or make a donation.

Image: Santiago Calatrava. Photo by Thomas Hoeffgen; Paula Scher. Photo by Jake Chessum; Miguel McKelvey. Photo by The We Company