About Our Events

The Kitchen hosts two special fundraising events each year - a Fall Art Auction and a Spring Gala Benefit. These immensely popular events raise a significant portion of The Kitchen's annual presenting budget and so are essential to our work supporting emerging, established, and under-recognized artists in the creation of vanguard new work. For more information about an upcoming event, please contact Kerry Scheidt at (212) 255 5793 ext. 20 or e-mail.

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The Kitchen Spring Gala Benefit 2014

Honoring Robert Longo

Thursday, May 22 2014

Hosted by
Cindy Sherman
and John Turturro

Honorary Chairs
Keanu Reeves
Michael Stipe
Janelle Reiring
Helene Winer

GALA CO-CHAIRS
Elizabeth Valleau and Benjamin Palmer
Cecile Barendsma and Tracey Ryans
Melissa Schiff Soros and Robert Soros
Mila and Tom Tuttle

ITINERARY
6:00 pm Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres
7:30 pm Dinner with special performances
9:30 pm - 12:30 am After-Party with Drinks, Desserts, DJs and Dancing

CIPRIANI WALL STREET
55 Wall Street
New York City

Tickets start at $500. Tables start at $5,000. For more information, please contact Caitlin Gleason (212) 255-5793 ext. 10 or caitlin@thekitchen.org.
*Festive Dress

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