New York Gala

AAR honorees Jhumpa Lahiri and Martin Puryear at the 125th Anniversary New York Gala
AAR honorees Jhumpa Lahiri (2013 Resident) and Martin Puryear (1998 Resident) at the 125th Anniversary New York Gala on November 6, 2019

Night of Infinite Ideas

A Benefit Evening to support the American Academy in Rome

Honoring
Mary Beard, 2019 Resident and Theaster Gates, 2020 Resident

October 27, 2020

Co-Chairs
Slobodan Randjelović
Calvin Tsao, 2010 Resident

Honorary Chairs
Mary E. Frank
John F. W. Rogers

GATHER

Join us this October for a special benefit evening celebrating the Academy as a nexus for the exchange of ideas.

Gather your community for a one-night-only online program featuring the distinguished Fellows and Residents of the American Academy in Rome.

Stay tuned for more details on engaging conversations, exclusive performances, and other original programming.

BID TO SUPPORT ART and SCHOLARSHIP

The Academy is proud to announce its first-ever online auction featuring artworks and a range of one-of-a-kind experience packages offering inside access to the fascinating work of the Academy’s Fellows and Residents in the arts and humanities.

EVENING PROGRAM

7:00 pm
Cocktails & Conversations
Renowned AAR artists and scholars lead conversations in current topics in their fields.
Available to Supporters at $1,500 and above

7:30 pm
NIGHT OF INFINITE IDEAS VIRTUAL PROGRAM
Free and Open to the Public.

All proceeds benefit the Academy, which has fueled the critical thinking, research, and creative endeavor of over 1,800 artists and scholars whose rich and significant output continues to fill museums, theaters, concert halls, libraries, universities and communities across the US and around the world.

Past Galas

Learn more about past Academy benefits, including the McKim Medal Gala, the New York Gala, and the Cabarets.