2019 Art Party
Tuesday, January 29

7 pm Pre-Art Party Dinner
9 pm–12:30 am Art Party

Whitney Museum of American Art
99 Gansevoort Street

Festive Attire

Art Party Co-Chairs
Kristen Cole
Jack McCollough
Lazaro Hernandez
Michael Carl
Micaela Erlanger

Sponsored by


Art Party Ticket 
$250 ($200 for Whitney Contemporaries members)

Artist Sponsor Ticket
$500 ($450 for Whitney Contemporaries members)

The purchase of an Artist Sponsor ticket allows the Whitney to extend a complimentary ticket to an artist of its choosing. Artist Sponsor ticket-buyers will receive VIP entry and a special gift from Forty Five Ten.

Art Party proceeds benefit the Independent Study Program and other education initiatives at the Whitney.

Buy Tickets

Membership and Ticket

Purchase a Contemporaries membership bundle; receive a complimentary Art Party Ticket. The Art Party is hosted by the Whitney Contemporaries, the Museum’s group of young patrons (ages 21-40) that champion emerging artists while enjoying unparalleled access to the Whitney and NYC art world.

Contemporaries Membership and 
Art Party Ticket 
$750, admits one and includes annual membership ($1,000 value)

Membership and Ticket

Benefit Committee

Lauren Cochran, Derek Fordjour, Peter Kahng, Caitlin Keogh

Camilla Andersson-Stuessi, Paul Arnhold and Wes Gordon, William Burton Binnie and Mari Rodríguez Binnie, Joanne Leonhardt Cassullo, Laurent Claquin, Rob Cochran, Suzanne and Bob Cochran, Mike Eckhaus, Lise Evans, Cy Gavin, Benjamin Godsill, Alexander Hankin, Danielle Hankin, Lyle Ashton Harris, Jack and Julie Heller, Sarah Hoover, Heather Hubbs, Jon Huddleson, Molly Krause, Zoe Latta, Patrick McGregor, Nahema Mehta, George Merck, Charles Moffett, Mallory Neidich and Teddy Kalborg, Juan Antonio Olivares, Polina Proshkina, Joshua Pulman, Rosenkranz Foundation, Pascal Spengemann, Anne-Cecilie Engell Speyer, Roni Willett

Host Committee
Waiss David Aramesh, Grace Atwood, Steven Beltrani, Livia Corona Benjamín, Torkwase Dyson, JiaJia Fei, Rochelle Goldberg, Jessica Hart, Alexandra Hellman, Jamian Juliano-Villani, Danielle Knudsen, Carlotta Kohl, Chelsea Leyland, Sandy Liang, Adam Lippes, Ida Lundgren, Erik Maza, Mia Moretti, Young Paris, Nellie Partow, Jourdana Phillips, Madisin Rian, Casey Spooner, Pritika Swarup, Kristen Joy Watts, Chloe Wise

Whitney Contemporaries

Micaela Erlanger, Adam Fields, Flora Irving

Trustee Liaison 
Joanne Leonhardt Cassullo

Curatorial Liaison 
Laura Phipps

Executive Committee
Adam Abdalla, Edward Barsamian, Michael Carl, Amy Davis, Kyle DeWoody, Jessica Gersh, Alexander Hankin, Molly Krause, Suzanna Lee, Joey Lico, Jon Neidich, Gabe Schulman, Jessica Sherman, Catherine E. Smith

More Information

The Whitney’s annual fundraising event hosted by the Whitney Contemporaries welcomes young patrons, emerging artists, and guests from the world of art, fashion, business, and entertainment for an evening of cocktails, music, and exhibition viewing.

Tickets are now available for the 2019 Pre-Art Party Dinner at 7 pm. Dinner tickets include admission to the Art Party at 9 pm.

Questions about the event? Email artparty@whitney.org

Contact contemporaries@whitney.org to learn more about the Whitney Contemporaries.