The Kitchen Spring Gala honoring John Cale & Lawrence Weiner

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The Kitchen Spring Gala Benefit
Honoring John Cale and Lawrence Weiner
Monday, April 17, 2017


The Manhattan Center’s Hammerstein Ballroom
311 West 34th Street, NYC

Honorary Co-Chairs
Kathryn Bigelow, Willem Dafoe, Peter Gordon, Alanna Heiss, Betsey Johnson, Michael Zilkha

Gala Co-Chairs
Melanie Shorin and Greg S. Feldman, Christina Topsoe and James Murphy, Melissa Schiff Soros

6:00 pm Cocktails and Hors d’oeuvres

7:30 pm Dinner and  performances by Joan as Police Woman, Jonathan Richman, and special guests to be announced!

9:00 pm to 12:00am Concert and After-Party hosted by Bryce Dessner, Nico Muhly, and James Murphy. Special concert, drinks, djs and dancing.

Lead Sponsor
Manhattan Center Sm

Tickets: Benefactor ($2,500), Producer ($1,500), and Patron ($550, limited availability).

Tables: Lead Sponsor ($25,000) and Sponsor ($20,000) levels seat 12 guests and receive premium seating. Benefactor ($15,000), Producer ($10,000), and Patron ($5,500, limited availability) tables seat 10 guests.

Concert and After-Party  Tickets are for 9pm entry and include a special concert, followed by drinks, djs and dancing.  Pre-sale tickets $100. 

For more information, please contact Caitlin Gleason (212) 255-5793 ext.13 or caitlin@thekitchen.org.

Cannot attend? Please consider making a fully tax-deductible donation 

Benefit Committee

303 Gallery Chum Langhorne
Marla Mayer and Chris Ahearn Mia Jung and Scott M. Lawin
Jennifer and Jonathan Allan Soros Louise Lawler
Laurie Anderson Ralph Lemon
Augusto Arbizo Barbara London
Roland Augustine Barbara Sukowa and Robert Longo
Kyra and David Barry Kristen Lorello
Kevin Beasley Lawrence Luhring
Dara Birnbaum Sarah Michelson
Marianne Boesky Gallery Nico Muhly
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery Jenni Muldaur
Judith L. Church Oliver Newton
Jane and James Cohan Sukey and Mike Novogratz
Nina del Rio and Aaron Cohen Annie Ohayon
Paula Cooper Dr. Catherine Orentreich
Katie Cusack Viktoria Modesta and Benjamin Palmer
Polly Motley and Molly Davies Brian Phillips
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP Shaun Caley Regen
Bryce Dessner Garland Hunter and Matthew Ritchie
Arthur Fleischer, Jr. Cecile Barendsma and Tracey Ryans
Charlotte Feng Ford Aki Sasamoto
Sandy Tait and Hal Foster Cindy Sherman
David Friend / Vanity Fair Xaviera Simmons
Liam Gillick Robert Soros
Marian Goodman Gallery Lynne Tillman
Julie Graham Sam Tsao
Agnes Gund Mila and Tom Tuttle
Wade Guyton Sofia and James von Moltke
Douglas Hand Dr. Illya Szilak and Chris Vroom
Hilary and Peter Hatch Thea Westreich Wagner and Ethan Wagner
Maria Hassabi John Emr and Scott Wasserman
Hauser & Wirth Ann Goldstein and Christopher Williams
Laura Hoffmann Suzy Coue-Wilson and Edward Wilson
Lisa Ivorian-Jones Debra Singer and Jay Worthington
Joan Jonas Anicka Yi
Cristina Enriquez-Bocobo and Michael Kantrow Lori Zippay

Photos: John Cale in performance at The Kitchen in 1982, photographer unknown; The making of Lawrence Weiner's Do You Believe in Water at The Kitchen in 1976, photo © Daniel Buren.

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