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Tuesday, January 31

9 pm–12:30 am

Whitney Museum of American Art
99 Gansevoort Street

Art Party Co-Chairs
Edward Barsamian
Steven Beltrani
Karen Elson
Micaela Erlanger
Ashley Graham
Rebecca Hall
Rachel Rossin
Morgan Spector

DJ sets by
The Muses

Artist Activation by 
Devin Kenny
Rachel Rossin

Attire: Inspired by your zodiac sign

Sponsored by

Tequila touch by Casa Dragones

The Whitney Art Party is back! After a two-year hiatus, join us at this fundraising event for an astrology themed party that is out of this world. Enjoy an evening of dancing, cocktails, DJ sets by Questlove and The Muses, and much more. Take advantage of the opportunity to explore the Museum’s gallery spaces, including our blockbuster exhibitions Edward Hopper’s New York and no existe un mundo poshuracán: Puerto Rican Art in the Wake of Hurricane Maria in an intimate setting.


All ticket sales have ended. Tickets will be available for purchase at the event for $500 each. Tickets are nonrefundable and tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

If you have any questions about the event please email

Sponsor Committee

Bank of America, Leslie Bluhm and David Helfand,Joanne Leonhardt Cassullo, Gaurav Kapadia, Brooke Garber Neidich and Daniel Neidich, Saks 

Benefit Committee

Alexander Hankin

Wes Aderhold, Julia Arnhold, Robin Arzón, Lizzie Asher, James H. Brooke, Sami Deller, Jonathan Densa, John Giordano,  Leah Glimcher, Eric Goldie, Danielle Hankin, Flora Irving, Casey Kohlberg, Julie Mehretu, Lilah Ramzi, Andrew Redd, Sydney Sadick, Catherine Smith Licari

Host Committee

Waiss Aramesh, Grace Atwood, Ashley Bestdressed, Peter Davis, Aria Dean, Danielle De Jesus, Karen Elson, Christina Grasso, Martine Gutierrez, CT Hedden, Corin Hewitt, EJ Hill, Katherine Hubbard, Martha Hunt, Jacquelyn Jablonski, Dawn Kasper, Devin Kenny, Stephanie Ketty, Amy LeFévre, Maggie Lee, Mike Tommasiello, Hilary Rhoda, Alexander Roth, Chloe Wise

Whitney Contemporaries

Micaela Erlanger, Adam Fields, Flora Irving

Trustee Liaison 
Joanne Leonhardt Cassullo

Curatorial Liaison 
Laura Phipps 

Executive Committee
Michael Carl, Amy Davis, Jessica Gersh, Alexander Hankin, Molly Krause, Suzanna Lee, Joey Lico, Jessica Sherman, Catherine Smith Licari

As of 1/31/2023

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This fundraising event, hosted by the Whitney Contemporaries, welcomes young patrons, emerging artists, and art enthusiasts for an evening of cocktails, music, exhibition viewing, and more. Art Party proceeds benefit the Whitney's Independent Study Program and ongoing efforts to champion the voices of emerging artists.

COVID-19 vaccination and face coverings are not required but strongly recommended. Learn more about our safety guidelines.

Questions about the event? Email us at, or contact us at to learn more about the Whitney Contemporaries.