Upcoming Events

23rd Annual Benefit Week Events

Join fellow members for a week of events to celebrate ArtTable's 23rd Annual Benefit and Award Ceremony

Tuesday, May 3rd | Brian Wall Book Signing 
Wednesday, May 4th | Annual Members' Reception 
Thursday, May 5th | Tour of the Louise Bourgeois Home and Studio  

Thursday, May 5th | ArtTable Circle Reception in honor of Marieluise Hessel 
Friday, May 6th | 23rd Annual Benefit and Award Ceremony 
Saturday, May 7th | Annual Volunteer Appreciation Brunch

ArtTable Circle | Brian Wall Book Signing 
Tuesday, May 3rd
By invitation only 

ArtTable Circle members have been invited to a special book signing of Squaring the Circle with artist Brian Wall. Squaring the Circle, edited by Peter Selz, was published by the de Saisset Museum of Santa Clara University and Hackett|Mill San Francisco in conjunction with a major exhibition of Brian Wall’s recent sculpture at the museum.

Annual Members' Reception
Wednesday, May 4th, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Collective Design Fair
550 Washington St, New York, NY 10014

Join ArtTable members from around the country for our Annual Members' Reception held this year at the Collective Design fair. Catch up with friends and colleagues while enjoying refreshments and hors d'oeuvres in the VIP Lounge. Members are also welcome to explore the fair, which features more than 30 international galleries and special exhibitions. 




Tour of the Louise Bourgeois Home and Studio 
Thursday, May 5th 
Louise Bourgeois House | The Easton Foundation
420 West 14th Street #7N, New York, NY 10014

A special tour of the historic home and archive of artist Louise Bourgeois in Chelsea. The Easton Foundation was established by the artist in the 1980s and is dedicated to preserving the artist's legacy. For ArtTable’s visit, the Foundation will be presenting a survey of photographs, exhibition announcements, and personal writings from Bourgeois’s life and career. 

Please note that there are only a very limited number of spaces available for this event. ArtTable is making arrangements for 
a second visit to the Foundation in the fall. 

This event is sold out, please RSVP to add your name to the waitlist.

ArtTable Circle Reception in honor of Marieluise Hessel 
Thursday, May 5th 
By invitation only 

ArtTable Circle members are welcomed to a private evening of cocktails and conversation in honor of Marieluise Hessel at the home of Benefit Co-Chair Lori Chemla.  ArtTable Circle is composed of ArtTable members and high-level donors who support the organization through contributions of $1,000 or more annually. Please email Membership and Annual Giving Manager, Lolita Fierro, at lfierro@arttable.org for more information about joining ArtTable Circle. 

23rd Annual Benefit and Award Ceremony
Friday, May 6th, 11:00am - 2:00pm
583 Park Avenue
Honoring Marieluise Hessel, Collector and Philanthropist, with the 2016 Distinguished Service to the Visual Arts Award | Presented by Tom Eccles, Executive Director, Center for Curatorial Studies and Hessel Museum of Art, Bard College | Recognizing Sara Raza, Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Middle East and North Africa, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum | Keynote Address by Mariko Silver, President, Bennington College and introduced by Joan Shigekawa, Former Acting Chairman, National Endowment for the Arts.

Chapter Leadership and Volunteer Brunch
Saturday, May 7th 
By invitation only 
ArtTable recognizes the hard work and dedication of chapter chairs and volunteers from across the country with a private brunch at the FLAG Art Foundation. Volunteers gather to celebrate the past year of programs and events and discuss new local and national programs and initiatives for the coming year. After the brunch, artist Betty Tompkins, will lead a tour of her show at the foundation. 

Louise Bourgeois in 1975 wearing her latex sculpture AVENZA (1968-1969), which became part of CONFRONTATION (1978). Photo: Mark Setteducati, © The Easton Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, NY