2016 Spring Luncheon

May 17, 2016
12-2 pm
Colony Club
564 Park Avenue, NYC

For information contact us at events@afaweb.org

Join us for a festive Spring Luncheon with special guest Anne Pasternak, the Shelby White and Leon Levy Director of the Brooklyn Museum, in conversation with Kurt Andersen, writer and host of the national public radio show Studio 360.

About Anne Pasternak

On September 1, 2015, Anne Pasternak joined the Brooklyn Museum, one of the oldest and largest fine arts collections in the nation. Previously, she served as President and Artistic Director of Creative Time, a non-profit arts organization based in New York City that commissions and presents adventurous public art projects. In her twenty years of leadership, the organization collaborated with hundreds of artists, expanded its work globally, and introduced millions of people to innovative contemporary art practices. Renowned projects include performances in the historic Brooklyn Bridge Anchorage, sculptural installations in Grand Central Station’s Vanderbilt Hall, sign paintings in Coney Island, skywriting over Manhattan, and among the most remarkable, the Tribute in Light, the twin beacons of light that illuminated the sky above the former World Trade Center site six months after 9/11, and which continue to be presented on the anniversaries of that date.

We would like to thank our in-kind sponsors:

Good Candle, Matthew Robbins Design & The Salty Road

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