21st Birthday Gala

Art21 is celebrating its 21st Anniversary with a Birthday Gala

A celebration of Art21’s history of excellence in exploring the voices and creative practices of the greatest artists of our time. Art21 will also recognize the artists, producers, and leaders that have made Art21 possible.


Tuesday, May 1, 2018
6:30–10:30 p.m.

SECOND. at Kimpton Hotel Eventi
849 6th Avenue
New York City

Agnes Gund pays tribute to Susan Sollins
Honoring Julie Mehretu

Cake by Pedro Reyes
Event decorations and party hats by assume vivid astro focus
Birthday gifts by Raúl de Nieves, Leonardo Drew, Daniel Gordon, Creative Growth, Ursula von Rydingsvard, Aki Sasamoto, and Sarah Sze


Co-Chairs
Anne Bevis Detwiler, Louise Eliasof, Barbara Gundlach, and Ryan Rockefeller

Host Committee
Laurie Beckelman, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, James and Jane Cohan, Paula Cooper, Tucker and Ryan Gates, Dan Desmond, Marian Goodman Gallery, Steve Henry, Jason Kraus, Miyoung Lee, Hiroko Onoda, Will Palley, Sara Shlesigner, Sikkema Jenkins, Migs and Bing Wright, and Christine Zehner (list in formation)

Contact [email protected] for more information and to purchase tickets.