2017 Spring Benefit
Spring Benefit
Please join us on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 for The Noguchi Museum Spring Benefit. The event marks the Fourth Annual Isamu Noguchi Award, presented to kindred spirits in innovation, global consciousness, and East/West cultural exchange. This year’s recipients of the award are John Pawson and Hiroshi Senju. The evening begins with cocktails and the award ceremony in the Museum’s celebrated sculpture garden followed by a seated dinner and silent auction in the galleries.

All tickets come with complimentary shuttle service to and from The Noguchi Museum. Buses will depart from the Lever House at the SW corner of 54th Street and Park Avenue at 5:45 PM. Please reserve your seat by contacting Melissa Gatz at 718.204.7088, ext 229, or springbenefit@noguchi.org.

$50,000 PLATINUM Benefactor Table $47,700 is tax-deductible
Includes all the benefits of GOLD, plus:

  • Premium seating for one table of twelve guests at the Spring Benefit
  • Sponsorship recognition with corporate logo on all benefit event materials
  • Mention of sponsor at the beginning of the remarks
  • 50 guest passes
  • A special reception and tour of the Museum
  • Opportunity to receive recognition as a partial sponsor of an exhibition or educational program


  • $25,000 GOLD Benefactor Table $22,700 is tax-deductible
    Includes all of the benefits of SILVER, plus:

  • Premium seating for one table of ten guests at the Spring Benefit
  • An Akari Light Sculpture lamp for each guest
  • Free admission for all employees plus three guests
  • 30 guest passes
  • Eligibility to host a private event at the Museum
  • Two private curatorial tour for up to 30 employees, guests or clients


  • $15,000 SILVER Benefactor Table $13,500 is tax-deductible
    Includes all the benefits of SPONSER, plus:

  • Preferred seating for one table of ten guests at the Spring Benefit
  • Prominent listing on all benefit event materials and on the Museum's website
  • A copy of The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum catalogue for each guest
  • 25 guest passes
  • 10% discount at the Museum Shop, Café and online store
  • Exclusive shopping events for employees at the Museum Café and Shop


  • $10,000 SPONSOR Table $8,500 is tax-deductible


  • Preferred seating for one table of ten guests at the Spring Benefit
  • Sponsor listing on all benefit printed materials and on the Museum’s website
  • Free admission for all employees for one year
  • 20 guest passes
  • Invitations to special exhibition previews, receptions and events


  • $1,500 SUPPORTER Ticket $1350 is tax-deductible


  • Preferred seating for one guest at the Spring Benefit
  • Supporter listing in printed program



  • $1,000 FRIEND Ticket $850 is tax-deductible


  • Seating for one guest at the Spring Benefit
  • Friend listing in printed program