Annual Gala


HONOREES & RECIPIENTS OF THE STORM KING AWARD 
Martin Puryear
VIA Art Fund, accepted by President Bridgitt Evans

ABOUT THE STORM KING AWARD 
The Storm King Award is given in recognition of meaningful contributions in the fields of visual arts, landscape, and nature conservation.

HONORARY CHAIRS
Agnes Gund
Cathy and Peter Halstead
Rashid Johnson
Jo Carole and Ronald S. Lauder
Arlene Shechet
Tavares Strachan
Sarah Sze

GALA CHAIRS
Joan S. Davidson
Courtney B. Vance

VICE CHAIRS
Amy & David Abrams
Bloomberg Philanthropies
Joan S. Davidson
Roberta & Steven Denning 
Evans Capital 
Agnes Gund 
Cathy & Peter Halstead
Grace K. Hennessy & Miguel E. Hennessy
Debby & Rocco Landesman
Stephen Meringoff
Jennifer & Malcolm Nolen 
Cynthia Hazen Polsky & Leon Polsky
Nicholas A. Polsky & Eve Yohalem
Thomas A. & Georgina T. Russo 
Stephen S. Trevor & Stephanie Hunt 
VIA Art Fund 

See Benefit Committee


SUPPORT THE AUCTION
A Silent Auction is open for online bidding now on Artsy through October 7. Featuring works by preeminent artists such as Sarah Sze, Maya Lin, Virginia Overton, Ugo Rondinone, Joel Shapiro, and Arlene Shechet. Online bidding powered by Artsy.

 


MAKE A DONATION

We appreciate your gift of any amount. Your contribution helps Storm King continue celebrating the relationship between art, nature, and people through our exciting exhibitions, world-renowned collection, and dynamic programming.

 

 


HONOREE FILMS


Watch a short film featuring this year’s Storm King Award recipients VIA Art Fund and Martin Puryear. The film program also includes the special announcement that Storm King has commissioned artist Martin Puryear to create a new, site-specific work for its permanent collection.


BENEFIT COMMITTEE

BENEFACTORS
Roberta & Steven Denning

SPONSORS
Evans Capital
Agnes Gund
Cathy & Peter Halstead
Jennifer & Malcolm Nolen
Cynthia Hazen Polsky & Leon Polsky
Nicholas A. Polsky & Eve Yohalem

PATRONS
Amy & David Abrams
Anonymous
Bloomberg Philanthropies 
Joan S. Davidson
Grace K. Hennessy & Miguel E. Hennessy
Debby & Rocco Landesman
Stephen Meringoff
Thomas A. & Georgina T. Russo
Stephen S. Trevor & Stephanie Hunt
VIA Art Fund 

SUPPORTERS
Helena & Peter Bienstock
Evan & Claudia Breibart 
David Diamond & Karen Zukowski 
Christopher J. Elliman
Gordon Gund
Jo Carole & Ronald S. Lauder 
Judy & Leonard Lauder
Chip Loewenson & Susan Brune
Matthew Marks 
Jim & Mary Ottaway
The Sheinman Family
Judy Sund & Scott Gilbert
Hume R. Steyer & Nanahya C. Santana
Marissa Wesely & Fred Hamerman 

FRIENDS
Karyn Bendit
Daniel & Estrellita Brodsky Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Cafritz
Rachel Collens
Robin Dearden and Bryan Cranston
Tony & Judy Evnin
Hugh Freund & Sandra Wijnberg
Lianne Lazetera & Sanford J. Schlesinger
Galerie Lelong & Co.
Ronald & Sandra Kossar
Marian Goodman Gallery
Vivian Pfeiffer
Marnie S. Pillsbury
Brooke Kamin Rapaport
Robert Sumanis
Mary Lee & Edward Turner
Wallkill Valley Federal Savings and Loan 

SPONSORED BY


With Special Thanks
Aesop
Bloomist
Heart & Soil
Industrial Arts Brewing Company
Party Rental LTD
Stortz Lighting

As of September 24, 2021


Event Health & Safety
All confirmed guests are required to submit proof of full vaccination in advance of attending the Gala. Thank you for your patience and support during this time. Event requirements are subject to change based on then current Center for Disease Control (CDC) and New York State guidelines.
Background Image: Menashe Kadishman, Suspended, 1977, North Woods to Museum Hill, Storm King Art Center (installation view, 2016)