Guild Hall

Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton, NY


Friday, August 9, 2019


9:00 pm



Guild Hall Summer Gala: Celebrating ugo rondinone: sunny days 

Friday, August 9 at pm 
Guild Hall Summer Gala: Celebrating ugo rondinone: sunny days 
Guild Hall is delighted to celebrate the artist Ugo Rondinone and his exhibition ugo rondinone: sunny days at the annual Summer Gala. This exhibition features some never-before-seen works by the New York-based, Swiss born artist as well as a community art collaboration with area school children. A specially commissioned performance by the Suffolk Symphonic Choir of the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York leads you to dinner at neighboring Mulford Farm.  
The Summer Gala is a visual and choral ode to the radiant work of Rondinone and will capture the beauty of the Hamptons’ golden hour. The evening honors Guild Hall longtime Trustee and devoted Museum Committee Chair, Michael Lynne, in memoriam. 
The Gala is emceed by Bob Colacello, the former Editor-in-Chief of Interview and one of Andy Warhol’s closest creative collaborators. The Host Committee includes Brooke Shields, Gwyneth Paltrow, Julianne Moore, Katie Lee, and Vito Schnabel. The Artist Committee members include April Gornik, Cindy Sherman, Eric Fischl, Laurie Anderson, Mary Heilmann, and Tony Oursler. 
Music by 
Mia Moretti 
Exhibition Preview at Guild Hall: 5pm-6:30pm 
Cocktails at Mulford Farm: 6:30pm-7:30pm 
Three-Course Dinner: 7:30pm-9pm 
After Party: 9pm-11pm 
Lead Sponsor: JP Morgan  
Supporting Sponsor: Sotheby’s 
Contributing Sponsor: Crozier 
Media Sponsor: Hamptons Magazine 
Ugo Rondinone: Sunny Days 
All Museum Programming supported in part by Crozier Fine Arts, Hess Philanthropic Fund, The Lorenzo and Mary Woodhouse Trust, The Melville Straus Family Endowment, Vital Projects Fund, and public funds provided by New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and Suffolk County. 
Free admission is generously funded by BNB Bank and Landscape Details. 
Lead Sponsors: Dorothy Lichtenstein, Fern and Lenard Tessler, and public funds from the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia 
Sponsors: Ziel and Helene Feldman 
Co-Sponsors: Bloomberg Philanthropies, and Ophelia and Bill Rudin 
Special thanks to Gladstone Gallery 
Tickets at; Box Office 631.324.4050 or in person daily 11am-5pm or until 30 minutes after curtain on show nights beginning May 21; or 1.866.811.4111. The John Drew Theater in the Dina Merrill Pavilion at Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton, New York 11937, 631.324.0806; 

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