The 21st Annual Watermill Center Summer Benefit

The 21st Annual Watermill Center Summer Benefit

One Thousand Nights and One Night: Sleepless Nights of Sheherazade to Honor Art Collector and Art Patron, Shaikha Paula Al Sabah.

Saturday, July 26, 2014
Water Mill NY

The Watermill Center will once again bring together the worlds of theater, art, fashion, design, and society for One Thousand Nights and One Night, Sleepless Nights of Sheherazade: The 21st Annual Watermill Center Summer Benefit. Watermill International Summer Program Participants come from over 25 countries to create installations and performances throughout the eight and a half acres of grounds during the event. The funds raised will support The Watermill Center‘s year round Artist Residency Programs, providing a unique environment for young and emerging artists to explore and develop new work.

The Watermill Center
The Watermill Center

6:00 cocktails, art installations, performances, silent auction
8:00 dinner, live auction, dancing

Distinguished Benefactor Table
for 10 $50,000 ($48,500 tax deductible)
Benefactor Table
for 10 $25,000 ($23,500 tax deductible)
Patron Table
for 10 $15,000 ($13,500 tax deductible)

Donor Ticket(s)
$1500 ($1350 tax deductible)
Contributor Ticket(s)
$1000 ($850 tax deductible)
Cocktail Ticket(s)
$500 ($450 tax deductible)

Bazaar Chic

Wine provided by Mouton Rothschild
Spirits provided by Casamigos Tequila, Hendrick’s Gin, Sag Harbor Rum, Tito’s Handmade Vodka
Beer provided by Peroni Nastro Azzurro
Additional beverages provided by Illy Caffè
Voss Artesian Water from Norway

Benefit Chairs

Lindsey & Ian Adelman
Wallis Annenberg
Sonja Bebber & Martin Brand
Kelly Behun & Jay Sugarman
Henry Buhl
Janna Bullock
Bonnie Comley & Stewart F. Lane
Paula Cooper & Jack Macrae
Andrea & Pericles Druck
Lisa & Sanford Ehrenkranz
Wendy & Roger Ferris
Barbara Goldsmith
Anne Hearst McInerney & Jay McInerney
Josefin & Paul Hilal
Carola & Bob Jain
Calvin Klein
Dorothy Lichtenstein
Honorable & Mrs. Earle I. Mack
Inga Maren Otto
Katharina Otto-Bernstein & Nathan Bernstein
Lisa & Richard Perry
Tatiana & Campion Platt
Katharine & William Rayner
May & Samuel Rudin Family Foundation, Inc.
Louisa Sarofim
Barbara Slifka
Christine Wächter-Campbell & William I. Campbell
Regina & Gregory Weingarten
Laura Lee Woods


Simon de Pury

Auction Donation Form

honorary chairs

Marina Abramovic ́
Jane Adams
Pedro Almodóvar
Laurie Anderson
Mikhail Baryshnikov
Iman & David Bowie
Lucinda Childs
Alba & Francesco Clemente
Chuck Close
Bob Colacello
Alan Cumming
Willem Dafoe
Christophe de Menil
Baroness Philippine de Rothschild
Alber Elbaz
Renée Fleming
Frank Gehry
Philip Glass
Jake Gyllenhaal
Jenny Holzer
Isabelle Huppert
Anjelica Huston
Bianca Jagger
Emilia & Ilya Kabakov
Harvey Keitel
Kylie Minogue
Jessye Norman
Charles Renfro
Keith Richards
Isabella Rossellini
Salman Rushdie
Sharon Stone
Rufus Wainwright
Jörn Weisbrodt

The Watermill Center
39 Watermill Towd Road
Water Mill, New York 11976

18th Annual Watermill Summer Benefit

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