Archives of American Art Benefit

The Archives annually sets aside one evening to honor the unique contributions of significant artists, collectors, dealers, historians, and philanthropists in the American art world. Your participation in this event offers critical support for the Archives’ mission while recognizing the accomplishments of our remarkable honorees.

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2013 Benefit

On Tuesday, October 22, 2013, the Archives presented the Archives of American Art Medal to Alice Walton and James Turrell at our annual Benefit. That same evening, art historian Richard J. Powell was presented with the Lawrence A. Fleischman Award for Scholarly Excellence in the Field of American Art History.

We are so grateful to our 2013 Benefit Chair, Joyce F. Menschel, and honorary Co-Chairs Mr. and Mrs. Eli Broad, and Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Manoogian for their support of a very successful evening!

For more information please contact us at or call (202) 633-7989.

Photo Gallery

See more photos from past Benefits: Archives of American Art Annual Benefit Photos on Flickr