On Friday, July 19, 2019 the Newport Art Museum will host its annual summer fundraiser, the Artists’ Ball, a tradition that dates back to 1927. One of the most highly anticipated and lively cultural events of Newport’s summer season, the Art Museum’s festive Artists’ Ball attracts cultural and civic leaders, artists, collectors, supporters, and art-world notables. The proceeds from this special event support the Art Museum’s expanded exhibitions, collection, programs, community outreach, and preservation of its historically significant buildings.
Artists’ Ball 2019 co-chairs, Anne Baker, Charlie Burns, Monique Coleman and The Hon. Esmond Harmsworth, have organized an unforgettable evening, featuring a towering flower wall, captivating tent décor, a Gilded Age-inspired menu and one-of-a-kind artworks to be auctioned by one of Christie’s top auctioneers. Suggested attire for the evening is: Festive – in the spirit of Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney.
Tickets & more info: newportartmuseum.org/gala