Thank you for joining us at our cocktail party in celebration of the opening of our exhibition, "Hair Stories"

July 16, 2021 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Newport Art Museum’s summer event is one of the highlights of the season, attracting artists, collectors and avid arts enthusiasts. Guests will be the first to view our summer exhibition “Hair Stories.” Proceeds from the evening will benefit the Museum’s exceptional exhibition program that continues to garner national attention.

Summer Art Party guests were invited to dress in their brightest colors and boldest patterns and enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres on the Museum’s beautiful arts campus. Our cocktail party was limited to 250 special guests. Valet parking will be available.

Please be assured that the Newport Art Museum adhered to all State of Rhode Island COVID-19 guidelines and current regulations, including guest count, at the event.

1 Ticket: $250 ($160 is tax-deductible)
1 Ticket: $500 ($410 is tax-deductible)

Questions? Please be in touch with Margaret Sullivan-Carr at or (401) 619-7990.

Please use #ArtPartyNPT when posting about the event!

Text “SummerArtParty” to 76278 to make a charitable contribution to our exhibition program.

Sincere thanks to our Summer Art Party Committee Members:
Peter and Tyler Arment
Jamie and Monique Coleman
Eugene and Marianne Conese
Alletta Cooper
Dan Drake & Elliot Stultz
Julia Driscoll
Elijah and Katy Duckworth-Schachter
Lampton and Elizabeth Enochs
Anne Foxley
William and Maureen Goldfarb
Jack and Sherri Grace
Gerard and Frances Guillemot
Joan Herrick
Rick and Phyllis Higgerson
Washington Irving, IV
Bill Jacklin and Janet Russo
Marie-Louise Kirchner
Francie Mannix
James C. Peterson and Katharine Emmet
Elizabeth Bunting Pitzer
Louisa Ryan
Shelley Ryan
Paul and Diana Szapary
Alden Tucker
Betsy Vitton
Karen Weber

Museum Board of Trustees
Bill Bagwill
Rebecca Rex
Joan Abrams
Anne Baker
Reenie Barrow
Ellen Bowman*
Elizabeth Brooks
Charles J. Burns*
Patrick Dolat*
Cleo Smart Gewirz*
Carl Helmetag
John Horton
Ted Mattis
Charles A. Miller III
Rupert Nesbitt*
Curt Richardson
Steven Richter*
Barbara Schoenfeld
Ellie H. Voorhes
Teryn Weintz*

*Summer Art Party Committee Member