Our third annual garden party

Join your fellow design lovers for an evening inspired by Cooper Hewitt’s dynamic exhibition Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color, now on viewEnjoy a strolling supper and vibrant signature cocktails in Cooper Hewitt’s Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden.

This event supports Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. For more information, please call 212.849.8340 or send us an email.



Wednesday, June 13, 2018
6:30–9:00 p.m.Garden Party
7:00 p.m. Welcome Remarks

The Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
East 90th Street, between Fifth and Madison Avenues, New York City

Attire: Be bold!


Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color reveals how designers apply the theories of the world’s greatest color thinkers to bring order and excitement to the visual world.

Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color is made possible in part by support from the August Heckscher Exhibition Fund, Judy Francis Zankel, PeclersParis, and The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation.


The evening’s host committee

  • Christine Abbate
  • Elizabeth and Lee Ainslie
  • Robin Klehr Avia
  • Vivian Haime Barg
  • Scott and Erica Belsky
  • Cooper Cox and Serena Altschul
  • Kelli Cross
  • Laura Currie
  • Beth Dickstein
  • Sherri Donghia
  • Eric Duchamp
  • Susan Feitelberg
  • Bart Friedman and Wendy Stein
  • Shelby and Frederick Gans
  • Stefan Golangco
  • Alexandra Hahn
  • Paul and Alexandra Herzan
  • Barbara A. Mandel
  • Grant Marani and Anne Rieselbach
  • Jennifer Cohler Mason
  • Richard O’Leary
  • Meredith Paley
  • Nicole Polletta
  • Marybeth Shaw
  • Leigh Shull
  • Sarah Gould Steinhardt
  • Esme Usdan and James Snyder
  • Demetria White