Previous ArtTable Benefit Events

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ArtTable's 23rd Annual Benefit and Award Ceremony 
Friday, May 6, 2016 | 583 Park Avenue, New York 

ArtTable Board President Jane Borthwick with 2016 DSVA Honoree Marieluise Hessel
photo courtesy of Lucea Spinello

Honoring Marieluise Hessel
collector and philanthropist
with the Distinguished Service to the Visual Arts Award


Presented by 
Tom Eccles
executive director
Center for Curatorial Studies
and Hessel Museum of Art 
Bard College

Also recognizing
Sara Raza
Guggenheim UBS MAP curator 
Middle East & North Africa 
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum 
with the
2016 New Leadership Award


Featuring mother and daughter
Keynote by 
Mariko Silver
president
Bennington College

Introduced by
Joan Shigekawa
former acting chairman 
National Endowment
for the Arts


Read the Program Journal

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ArtTable's 35th Anniversary Benefit and Award Ceremony 
Friday, May 1st, 2015 | 583 Park Avenue New York 

New Leadership Awardee Naomi Beckwith, DSVA Honoree Melva Bucksbaum, 
ArtTable Executive Director Ada Ciniglio, DSVA Honoree Raymond Learsy,
and ArtTable Board President Sally Block
photo courtesy of Patrick McMullan
 
Honoring Melva Bucksbaum and Raymond Learsy
Collectors and Philanthropists
with the 
Distinguished Service to the Visual Arts Award

presented by 

Jennifer Rubellartist
 
also recognizing
Naomi BeckwithMarilyn and Larry Fields curator,
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
with the 
New Leadership Award

Keynote by 

Martha Wilson, performance artist, and founder of Franklin Furnace 

Read the Program Journal Here



 
New Leadership Awardee Amy Sadao, Keynote Speaker Karen Brooks Hopkins,
ArtTable Board President Sally Block, ArtTable Executive Director Ada Ciniglio,
DSVA Award Presenter Maxwell L. Anderson, and DSVA awardee Marguerite Steed Hoffman
photo courtesy of Patrick McMullan
 
honoring  Marguerite Steed Hoffman,
civic leader, philanthropist and collector 
with the Distinguished Service to the Visual Arts Award
To read more about our Honoree click
here
 
presented by Maxwell L. Anderson,
Director Eugene McDermott Director of the Dallas Museum of Art 
 
also recognizing 
Amy Sadao
with the New Leadership Award  
To read more about Amy click here 


presented by Sally Block
ArtTable Board President

keynote by
Karen Brooks Hopkins, President of the Brooklyn Academy of Music 
To read Karen's bio click
here

Karen's inspiring remarks can be read here

 
See pictures of the event here
Read more about the luncheon on Artinfo here
 

ArtTable's 20th Annual Benefit and Award Ceremony 
Honoring Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
The Mandarin Oriental, New York
Friday, April 26, 2013


Teresita Fernandez holds the Distinguished Service to the Visual Arts award
with honoree Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
phot
courtesy of Patrick McMullan

honoring 
Patricia Phelps de Cisneros,
Collector and Philanthropist
with the Distinguished Service to the Visual Arts Award 
To read more about our Honoree click here
To read an interview with Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, click here
To read Patricia's remarks, click here

presented by 
T
eresita Fernandez, artist and member of President Obama's Commission of Fine Arts


also recognizing 
Sarah DouglasCulture Editor of the New York Observer
with the New Leadership Award 

presented by

Jennifer Rissler, ArtTable Board President and Acting Vice President and Dean of Academic Affairs at the San Francisco Art Institute

Keynote by 
Kathy HalbreichAssociate Director of the Museum of Modern Art 

Kathy's inspiring remarks can be read  here
See pictures of the event here
Read more about the luncheon on Artinfo here
 
 
ArtTable's 19th Annual Benefit and Award Ceremony 
Honoring Patricia E. Harris
Friday, April 20, 2012
The Mandarin Oriental New York

 

ArtTable Board President Jennifer Rissler, Benefit Chair Susan K. Freedman,
Artist Maya Lin, DSVA Honoree Patricia E. Harris, NLA Awardee Cecilia Alemani,
Benefit Chair Emily K. Rafferty, and ArtTable Trustee Emerita Lowery Stokes Sims


honoring 
Patricia E. Harris, First Deputy Mayor of the City of New York 
with the Distinguished Service to the Visual Arts Award 
Read Patricia's bio here

presented by

Susan K. Freedman, President of Public Art Fund 
Emily K. Rafferty, President of The Metropolitan Museum of Art


also recognizing 

Cecilia Alemani, Donald R. Mullen, Jr. Curator and Director of High Line Art
with the New Leadership Award
Read Cecilia's bio here

presented by ArtTable Board President and Acting Vice President and Dean of Academic Affairs at the San Francisco Art Institute, 
Jennifer Rissler

keynote by
Maya Lin
, noted artist and architect
Read Maya Lin's bio here


See photos of the event here


ArtTable's 17th Annual Benefit and Award Cermony
Honoring Yoko Ono
Friday, April 16th, 2010
The Mandarin Oriental New York



Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison, ArtTable Founder Lila Harnett, and 2010 Honoree Yoko Ono

honoring 

Toby Devan Lewiscurator and philanthropist 
with the Distinguished Service to the Visual Arts Award 

presented by

Toni Morrison 

also recognizing 

Christine Y. Kim, Co-Founder of Los Angeles Nomadic Division and Associate Curator of Contemporary Art at LACMA
Shamim M. Momin, Co-Founder and Director of Los Angeles Nomadic Divison
with the New Leadership Award  

You can hear Yoko Ono's full acceptance speech here.

keynote by
RoseLee Goldberg
Listen to her remarks 
here