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Gala and After-Party

The Rubin Museum of Art’s Annual Gala and After-Party offers an evening for celebrating with our incredible base of supporters.

Save the Date

We invite you to join us for the Rubin Museum of Art’s Annual Gala
Thursday, October 6, 2016

Cocktails  /  6:30 PM
Dinner  /  8:00 PM
After-Party to follow

Cipriani 25 Broadway
25 Broadway
New York, NY 10004

Celebrating the tenth season of Brainwave, the Rubin’s popular onstage conversation series where science meets the wisdom of the Himalayas.

Welcoming Remarks by Dr. Stuart Firestein

Brainwave Presentation by Dr. Beau Lotto

Performance by Brooklyn Raga Massive


Click here to view photos from last year's festivities. 

For more information, please contact Lori Feren at 212.620.5000 x234 or

2016 Gala Supporters

Lead Sponsors and Co-Chairs 

Fred Eychaner
Shelley & Donald Rubin


Honorary Co-Chairs

Mark Morris
Isabella Rossellini
Peter Sellars
Debra Winger



Akhoury Foundation
Bob & Lois Baylis
Barbara Bowman 
Ann & Matthew Nimetz
The Margot & Thomas Pritzker Family Foundation
Eric & Alexandra Schoenberg
Noah P. Dorsky
Hamlin Capital Management, LLC
MysticGuide Birinder and Students
New York Life
Manoj & Rita Singh


Agnes Gund
Eva & Yoel Haller
Annette Blum
Cheryl Henson & Ed Finn
Mitchell Kline
Basha Frost Rubin & Scott Grinsell
Sikh Art & Film Foundation

List in formation as of August 10, 2016

Bids for Brainwave Silent Auction

We’re celebrating the tenth season of Brainwave, our on-stage conversation series where science meets the wisdom of the Himalayas. Join us in commemorating this milestone by participating in Bids for Brainwave, including lots that range from a journey with an astronaut to beautiful works of art. Your bids will help support the series, and be sure to visit the Rubin Museum this winter to participate in Brainwave 2017: Perception.

Visit the auction on Charitybuzz