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 Ambrams
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


ATTEND THE GALA
Your support will ensure we are able to continue our important work of protecting our 500-acre landscape, maintaining our incredible collection, and supporting artists with new exhibitions and programs.

5PM Reception, including Silent Auction & Exhibition Viewings
7PM Dinner and Storm King Award Presentation
Cocktail Attire | Rain or Shine

PURCHASE TICKETS & TABLES

BENEFACTOR
$100,000
Premier dinner seating for up to 20 guests, listing as Vice Chair and recognition as a Benefactor in the Gala materials.

SPONSOR
$50,000
Preferred dinner seating for up to 10 guests, listing as Vice Chair and recognition as a Sponsor in the Gala materials.

PATRON
$25,000
Prime dinner seating for up to 10 guests, listing as Vice Chair and recognition as a Patron in the Gala materials.

SUPPORTER
$5,000
Premier dinner seating and recognition as a Supporter in the Gala materials.

FRIEND
$2,500
Preferred dinner seating and recognition as a Friend in the Gala materials.

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CAN'T JOIN US? 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-reowned collection, and dynamic programming. 

 

 

BENEFIT COMMITTEE

BEBEFACTORS
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
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
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
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 21, 2021 

GALA INFO
Please reach out to Tara Kosloski, Associate Director, Special Events & Partnerships at t.kosloski@stormkingartcenter.org or call at 845-534-3115 x7109 with questions.

TRANSPORTATION & ACCOMMODATIONS

  • A block of hotel rooms at The Abbey Inn & Spa, located 30 minutes from Storm King, is reserved for Gala guests. Please call 914.736.1200 to make a reservation and mention Storm King Art Center.
  • Additional local accommodations are listed here.
  • Round trip transportation, departing New York City Saturday afternoon and returning from Storm King Saturday night, will be available. Tickets can be purchased here, and more details will be sent closer to the Gala date.

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)