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Public Art Fund Party

Public Art Fund Party


Join us on Thursday, April 14, 2022 at Metropolitan Pavilion for the Public Art Fund Party — an unforgettable evening featuring interactive artist projects, an extraordinary silent auction, cocktails, dinner, and an After Party where patrons of all ages join us to dance the night away. 

The Public Art Fund Party raises vital funds that directly support our mission to bring free, boundary-pushing exhibitions to diverse audiences across New York City and beyond. For additional information, please contact Sophie Kaufman at [email protected].

2022 Public Art Fund Party
Thursday, April 14
Metropolitan Pavilion
125 West 18th Street

6:30 pm Cocktails, Interactive Artist Projects & Silent Auction Viewing
8:00 pm Dinner
9:30 pm After Party & Dessert

Click here to get your tickets or make a contribution
Click here to download a reply form
Click here to get your After Party tickets.

With special thanks to the 2022 Public Art Fund Party Co-Chairs:
William Floyd
Patricia E. Harris & Mark D. Lebow
Rujeko Hockley & Hank Willis Thomas
Andrea Krantz & Harvey Sawikin
Jennifer & Jason New
Elizabeth & Richard Pepperman
Julie & Paul Rudd
Patty & Howard Silverstein

Interactive Artist Projects By
Farah Al Qasimi
Wyatt Kahn
Claudia Wieser

Health & Safety Guidelines
All guests must be fully vaccinated and will be required to share proof of vaccination at the event entry. Guests should not attend if they feel sick, have any symptoms of, or if within the last 10 days have tested positive for COVID-19. Should you have any concerns about sharing proof of vaccination, please contact us at [email protected].

Amy & David Abrams, Nancy & Ziggy Alderman, Richard Armstrong, Leilah Babirye, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Margot & Nathan Bram, Rose Broner, Elise & Andrew Brownstein, Ellen & Andrew Celli, Christie’s, Jane & James Cohan, Katherine Farley & Jerry Speyer, Sarah Fearon, Wendy Fisher & The Kirsh Foundation, Sara Fitzmaurice, Carolyn Floersheimer, Alexandra & Grant Frankel, Karen Freedman & Roger Weisberg, Nina Freedman & Michael Rosenbaum, Susan Freedman & Rick Jacobs, Marley Freeman, Donna Green & Michael Sternberg, Liz & Steve Gruber, Agnes Gund, Jennifer Sykes Harris, Allison Jaffin & Seth Unger, Randye Kaplan & Gerald Blitstein, Rachael Kirkconnell & Matt James, Charlie Knights, Linda Lennon & Stuart Baskin, Holly & Jonathan Lipton, Lisson Gallery, Lindsay & Jason Martuscello, Amy McIntosh & Jeffrey Toobin, Spencer Means, Ronay & Richard Menschel, Kara & James Moore, Movado Group Foundation, Ruthard C. Murphy II, Danielle Orchard, Douglas M. Polley, Francesca Richman, Ugo Rondinone, Cynthia Rowley & Kit Keenan, Allison & Paul Russo, Linda & Andrew Safran, Eric Schwartz, Marie & Mark Schwartz, Karen & Sam Seymour, Charles B. Short & Chet Krayewski, The Cynthia L. and William E. Simon, Jr. Foundation, Peggy & David Tanner, Allison Weisberg & Peter Barker-Huelster, Allison Wiener & Jeffrey Schackner, Kiyan Williams, David Wine & Michael MacElhenny
List in formation as of March 1, 2022

Silent Auction

Silent Auction Artists
Ai Weiwei, Farah Al Qasimi, Tauba Auerbach, Leilah Babirye, Martin Basher, Daniel Boccato, Chris Bogia, Myriam Boulos, Olaf Breuning, Zach Bruder, Nolan Oswald Dennis, Rafael Domenech, Elmgreen & Dragset, Awol Erizku, Sam Falls, Ben Fink Shapiro, Chitra Ganesh, Martine Gutierrez, Jeppe Hein, Carmen Herrera, Sabine Hornig, Wyatt Kahn, Dozie Kanu, Rhea Karam, Bharti Kher, Zak Kitnick, Andrew Kuo, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Sharon Madanes, Andrew Moore, Sam Moyer, Frederik Næblerød, Karam Natour, Lisa Oppenheim, Denisse Ariana Pérez, Wendy Red Star, Davina Semo, Do Ho Suh, Sarah Sze, Mika Tajima, Hank Willis Thomas, Gillian Wearing, Joshua Webster, Claudia Wieser, Kiyan Williams, B. Wurtz
Click here to visit the silent auction on Artsy

List in formation as of March 21, 2022

Recent Party Photos



Metropolitan Pavilion

125 West 18th Street

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After Party

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After Party
Dancing, artist projects, cocktails, and dessert
With music by Sienne Fekete

With special thanks to our After Party Co-Hosts
Farah Al Qasimi
Helena Anrather
Jordan Barse, Theta Gallery
Rose Broner
Elliott Jerome Brown Jr.
Carolyn Floersheimer
Alec Petty, King’s Leap
Danielle Polovets
Francesca Richman
Eric Schwartz