Art of Chocolate

Saturday, May 21st 

6:00 PM

FAR Center for Contemporary Arts

Make plans to attend the LIFEDesigns “Art of Chocolate Gala” Saturday, May 21st at the FAR Center for the Contemporary Arts, 202 South Rogers Street.

Beneath the Starry Night, prepare to indulge, engage and imbibe on Saturday, May 21st from 6 to 8pm at the LIFEDesigns “Art of Chocolate Gala”, their signature annual fundraiser.  This wonderfully chocolatey-filled evening includes offerings from some of our finest local chocolatiers like Bloomington Chocolate Co., BLU Boy Chocolate, Candy Treatz, Chocolate Moose and Crumble Coffee & Bakery.  There will be heavy Hors D’oeuvres by Garnish Catering, including a Cash Bar and Signature Drinks by Cardinal Spirits and The TAP!  The theme for the evening is Van Gogh’s Starry Night, and will feature LIVE art work by award winning, Indiana Artist Dianna Porter. Your evening will also include live musical entertainment, games, dancing and the wildly popular silent auction!  There will also be a LIVE auction of Dianna Porter’s art to cap off the night!! The LIFEDesigns All Abilities Choir will be performing Starry Starry Night and there will be artwork for sale by clients of LIFEDesigns. Help us make sure that people with disabilities continue to thrive in our community with our Community Inclusion and Employment Services

Special Feature – LIVE Art by Dianna Porter

This event will feature LIVE artwork by Indiana Artist, Dianna Porter, who has won numerous awards and has art featured in the Indiana Memorial Union. Click here for more information about Diana and her art studio, Portal Unlimited. 



Click here to purchase tickets!


Support LIFEDesigns & the Month of Chocolate by becoming a sponsor!

Click here to see the 2022 Month of Chocolate Sponsorship Opportunities.

Become a 2022 Chocolate Vendor!

You can participate in the Art of Chocolate 2022 by joining us as one of our Chocolate Vendors and let our attendees taste your delicious chocolate treats during the event. We want our vendors to be creative and have fun doing this! It’s an opportunity to try a new dessert out & receive feedback about it, or to bring one of your popular desserts and promote your restaurant. All businesses are welcome to sell your items at the event and hand out any marketing for your business. If you are interested in becoming a Chocolate Vendor at the Art of Chocolate 2022, please fill out the 2022 Chocolate Vendor Form below with your information and send it to Kristen King, Director of Community Relations, at 

Chocolate Vendor Form 2022

Thank You Sponsors!

Chocolate Fan

IU Credit Union

JA Benefits

Oliver Winery 


Old National Bank

Bob Salzarulo & Terri Porter – LIFEDesigns Ambassadors

Chocolate Taster

Cook, Inc.

Duke Energy 

Chocolate Partner

Precision Eye Group

Rich & Kathy – LIFEDesigns Supporters