Bronx Museum Gala and Auction 2018
Monday, March 5, 2018, 6:30pm
Membership and Special Events

The Bronx Museum of the Arts will hold its annual benefit and auction on Monday, March 5, 2018 at 6:30pm in the Conrad New York, Lower Manhattan.


All proceeds enable the Museum to continue offering free public programs, Free Admission, internationally recognized exhibitions, and arts education programs to over 16,000 Bronx youth each year.


For more information, contact or 718-681-6000 x 174.


To purchase tables or tickets online, please click here.

To download and print the reply form, please click here.




Holly Block


Edward "Eddie" Palmieri


Michele Roberts


Joe Zicherman



Gabriela Palmieri


Gala Chairs

Eric Blair-Joannou

Olivia Douglas

Paul Reback

Abigail Scheuer


Art Auction Chairs

Joshua Friedman

Heather Hubbs

Nicole Klagsbrun

Debbie Landau

Florence Lynch

Gabriela Palmieri

Nancy Portnoy

Eric Shiner

Jane Wesman



HOLLY BLOCK, with deep ties to the Bronx, the late and much beloved Director of the Bronx Museum, was a visionary and pioneer whose international reputation as a director, curator, and champion of artists was boundless.


EDWARD "Eddie" PALMIERI, raised in the Bronx, is a NEA Jazz Master, Grammy Award-winning Pianist, Bandleader, Composer and Arranger of Salsa and Latin Jazz music.  


MICHELE ROBERTS, born in the Bronx and a former Public Defender for the District of Columbia, Roberts is the first woman to head the National Basketball Players Association.


JOE ZICHERMAN, local boy makes good,” grew up six blocks from the Bronx Museum and attended the public school system including DeWitt Clinton High School to become a top money manager at Morgan Stanley, founder of Stadium Capital Partners, and Bronx Museum trustee.


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