Saturday, August 14


6:30pm  Outdoor Cocktails
7:30pm  Dinner on the covered Mildred C. Brinn Terrace

As we navigate this challenging time, the safety of our guests and staff is paramount. In keeping in accordance with the CDC, state and local guidelines, we are asking

  • All guests to provide proof of vaccination (copy of vaccine card/Excelsior Pass) or a negative PCR test within 72 hours, either by sending in advance or showing proof at check-in. 
  • Please email proof of vaccination to or bring proof with you to the event.  Guests will not be admitted to the benefit without proof as described.
  • Medical grade masks are to be worn whenever inside of the museum.
  • We will also need you to provide either an email or phone number for each of your guests for contact tracing.

We are continuing to monitor the situation and will send any updated constraints and attendance prerequisites to ensure that all guests are safe. Thank you for your flexibility during these unprecedented times.


Artist Tomashi Jackson

Dorothy Lichtenstein

Deborah F. Bancroft and Preston T. Phillips

Mary and Howard S. Frank, Christina and Alan MacDonald, Sandy and Stephen Perlbinder, Patti and Mark Renton, and Robin and Frederic M. Seegal

Christie’s, Sara Friedlander | Deputy Chairman





Benefit Committee

Dorothy Lichtenstein

Mary and Howard S. Frank
Elizabeth and David Granville-Smith
Hauser & Wirth
Sandy and Stephen Perlbinder
Preston T. Phillips
Robin and Frederic M. Seegal
Alexandra Stanton and Sam Natapoff

Shelley and Michael Carr
Jennifer and Sean Cohan
Michael and Debby Colacino
Tim and Susan Davis
Fairholme Foundation
Laura Lofaro Freeman and James L. Freeman
Jane Hait and Justin Beal
Denise LeFrak
Christina and Alan MacDonald
Patti and Mark Renton

Yan Assoun and Polina Proshkina
Lisa and Mitchell Green
Hamilton Hoge
Philip Isles/Robert Lehman Foundation
Rachel and Mike Judlowe
Ellen and Howard Katz
kurimanzutto, Mexico City / New York
Aaron Lieber and Bruce Horten
The Arthur Loeb Foundation
Alex Logsdail, Lisson Gallery
Mitchell-Innes & Nash
Michèle and Steven Pesner
Lydia and Rudy Touzet

Deborah F. Bancroft
Samantha Brand
Laura and Michael Fisch
Benjamin Godsill
Carol Greene
Karine and Bob Hollander
Ashley Leeds and Christopher Harland
Antonella Lemos
Karen and Dennis Mehiel
Carolyn Ramo and Wesley Urquhart
Carole Server and Oliver Frankel
Connie Tilton
Scott and Margot Ziegler

List is in formation as of 8/2/21.

Learn more about our Midsummer Weekend.

In acknowledgment of the sensitivities our community may have as we emerge out of the pandemic, the capacity for this event will be limited.

The non-deductible amount for each dinner ticket is $150 per ticket for those who attend. For further inquiries, please email or call 631-283-2118 x133.