Tuesday, October 30, 2018


Celebrating photography’s role in expanding our vision of family

  • Honoring

    • Agnes Gund
    • Catherine Gund
    • Catherine Opie
    • Hank Willis Thomas
    • Dr. Deborah Willis

    Cochairs

    • Sir Elton John
    • Judy and Leonard Lauder
    • Nion McEvoy
    • Jessica Nagle
  • Location

    547 West 26th Street, New York

    6:00 p.m.

    Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and special print sale with music by Coco & Breezy

    8:00 p.m.

    Dinner, live auction, tributes, and a performance by Kathy Sledge with The House of Xtravaganza

  • Festive attire

     

    #ApertureGala

     

    • Proceeds from the Gala support Aperture’s general operating fund, including award-winning publications, education programs, and touring exhibitions.

     

    • You must be 21 or older to attend Aperture’s Gala

TICKETS

DINNER TABLES, GALA WEEKEND TICKETS, AND DINNER TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT.

    Gala Cocktail Party and Artist Sponsor Tickets are still available for $175 ($125 for Aperture Members)
    October 27–29 Gala Weekend access is included with ticket purchases at the $2,500 level or above.
    For additional information, please contact 212.946.7108/7146 or [email protected]

  • Live Auction, including works by

    • Dawoud Bey
    • John Chiara
    • Elliott Erwitt
    • Gail Albert Halaban
    • Todd Hido
    • Peter Hujar
    • Richard Learoyd
    • Richard Mosse
    • Gordon Parks
    • Hank Willis Thomas

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    • Auction powered by artsy_final_3
    Bid online starting October 16
    artsy.net/aperture-auction

Committees

  • Leader Committee

    • David Dechman and Michel Mercure
    • Agnes Gund
    • Elizabeth* and William Kahane
    • Hemant Kanakia* and Sonalde Desai
    • Cathy M. Kaplan* and Renwick D. Martin
    • Judy and Leonard Lauder
    • Anne Stark Locher* and Kurt Locher
    • Nion McEvoy*
    • Jessica Nagle* and Roland Hartley-Urquhart
    • Lisa Rosenblum
    • Thomas R. Schiff*
  • Gala Committee

    • Adobe
    • Malú Alvarez
    • Anonymous (3)
    • Peter Barbur* and Tim Doody
    • Elyse and Lawrence B. Benenson
    • Dawoud Bey*
    • Allan Chapin* and Anna Rachminov
    • Sb Cooper* and R. L. Besson
    • Fine Art Frameworks
    • Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
    • Elaine Goldman* and John Benis
    • Mrs. John Gutfreund
    • Hermès of Paris
    • Darius Himes, Christie’s
    • Jeff Hirsch, Foto Care
    • Michael Hoeh*
    • Inez and Vinoodh
    • Darlene Kaplan and Steve Zuckerman
    • Deana Lawson
    • Lehmann Maupin and Regen Projects
    • Susana Torruella Leval* and Hon. Pierre Leval
    • Marina and Andrew Lewin
    • Patrick McMullan
    • Sarah Anne McNear*
    • Helen Nitkin* and Joel Rosenkranz
    • Philip C. Ollila, Ingram Content Group
    • Missy* and Jim O’Shaughnessy
    • The Rosentiel Foundation
    • Sheri Sandler and Mark Schneider
    • Jack Shainman Gallery
    • Melissa Schiff Soros
    • Severn Taylor* and Scott Switzer
    • Willard Taylor* and Virginia Davies
    • Alice L. Walton
    • Whit Williams
    • *Aperture trustee

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