The NYC Annual Benefit is an evening of exquisite hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and a dynamic exhibition at a high-end Chelsea gallery. Galleries have included DC Moore Gallery, Gallery LeLong, Cheim & Read, Lori Bookstein Gallery, Andrea Rosen Gallery and Jack Shainman Gallery. Premier donors also attend an exclusive dinner with celebrated guests at such private dining spaces as the Four Season’s Restaurant in the Seagram Building, celebrity chef’s Colicchio & Sons and Del Posto. Distinguished Fellows recognized at these events have included Pulitzer-Prize-winning writers Yusef Komunyakaa and Michael Cunningham, National Book Award Finalist Jacqueline Woodson, NY State Poet Laureate Marie Howe and award-winning artists Elliott Hundley and Jack Pierson. Tickets range from $175-$2500.