The Alice Austen House Annual Gala supports our education initiatives and all of the arts programming we offer throughout the year.

Rhapsody & Views

30th Anniversary Gala

Saturday, June 20, 2015
6:30 - 11:30 p.m.

Rhapsody & Views
Alice Austen House
30th Anniversary Gala

Join us for an elegant, Jazz Age inspired evening on the
spectacular waterfront grounds of the Alice Austen House

Cocktails 6:30pm
Dinner and Dancing 7:30pm – 11:30pm

$185 Per Person - Purchase tickets online below. 
Formal Attire Requested
Valet Parking
Cocktail Music provided by Jeannine Otis and friends
Live Dance Music by John Castellano’s Good & Plenty
Catering by Framboise

Alice Austen Award for the Advancement of Photography
LaToya Ruby Frazier
Contemporary American Artist
Paul Moakley
Deputy Director of Photography and Visual Enterprise, TIME & Caretaker and Curator, Alice Austen House
Margaret (Peggy) Riggs Buckwalter (1920-2014)
President & Executive Director at the museum’s founding
And the many individuals who have been instrumental in preserving the home and legacy of Alice Austen
Gala Committee
Honorary Gala Chair: Alice B. Diamond
Co-Chairs: Caroline Ferreri & Donna Hakim
Dorri L. Aspinwall • Nancy Myers Benbow • Jo-Ann Callan • Charles DeStefano • Marie M. Fargas
David Goldfarb • Carl Ludders • Billee Seffern-Ludders, PhD Rev. Richard Marchand
Varun Sanyal • Elizabeth Sollazzo • John Sollazzo • Jack Turner •Alex Van Clief

2015 Invitation


Benefactor ($1000)

2 Gold Tickets, Platinum Ad, premiere seating, special recognition

Clear Comfort Circle ($550)

Full page journal ad, 2 gala tickets and special recognition

Gold Ticket ($250)

Journal Listing
Number of Tickets

Individual Gala Ticket ($185)

Number of Tickets

Table ($2000)

10 Gala Tickets, Full Page Ad

Platinum Journal Ad ($500)

Full Page Ad with premiere placement

Full Page Ad ($250)

Half Page Ad ($150)

Business Card Ad ($75)