15th Anniversary Celebration

February 25, 2012
Ragnar Kjartansson's performance

Ragnar Kjartansson's performance "Du Holde Kunst"

15th Anniversary Celebration decor by David Stark Design

15th Anniversary Celebration decor by David Stark Design

Carlos and Rosa de la Cruz, MOCA Executive Director Bonnie Clearwater, Susana and Alberto Ibargüen

Carlos and Rosa de la Cruz, MOCA Executive Director Bonnie Clearwater, Susana and Alberto Ibargüen

Isaac Julien and Tracey Emin

Isaac Julien and Tracey Emin

Naomi Fisher and Richard Phillips

Naomi Fisher and Richard Phillips

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Ragnar Kjartansson's performance "Du Holde Kunst"15th Anniversary Celebration decor by David Stark DesignCarlos and Rosa de la Cruz, MOCA Executive Director Bonnie Clearwater, Susana and Alberto IbargüenIsaac Julien and Tracey EminNaomi Fisher and Richard Phillipsanniversary_still

An amazing night for contemporary art in South Florida

The Museum of Contemporary Art celebrated its 15thAnniversary on Saturday, February 25. This milestone event in South Florida’s contemporary art landscape attracted some of the biggest names in the art world. Leading collectors and arts patrons were joined by many of the renowned artists who are part of MOCA’s history, among them: Frank Stella, Tracey Emin, David Salle, Richard Artschwager, Malcolm Morley, Isaac Julien, Matthew Ritchie, Enoc Perez, Richard Phillips, Jack Pierson, Shinique Smith and Roberto Juarez.  With the support of lead sponsor Cartier and additional funds from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, it was an unforgettable event.  Proceeds benefited museum exhibitions and programs.

MOCA’S 15TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

HONORARY CHAIRS

Irma and Norman Braman

CHAIRS

Dr. Kira and Neil Flanzraich
Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz
Barbara Herzberg
Joanne Katz
Dr. Shulamit and Chaim Katzman
Jan and Daniel Lewis
Diane and Alan Lieberman

VICE CHAIRS

Sandra and Stephen Muss
Ray Ellen and Allan Yarkin

15TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION CHAIRS

Irma and Norman Braman

Rosa and Carlos de la Cruz

INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE

Christine and Andy Hall, Chairs

CELEBRATION COMMITTEE

Sandy and Michael Collins
Janice and Alan Lipton
Hal Philipps

SPONSORS

Cartier
Knight Foundation

UNDERWRITERS

INVITATION
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

COCKTAILS

Northern Trust Bank

WINE

Duckhorn

LIQUOR

Ketel One

JAZZ TRIO

Adam R. Rose and Peter R. McQuillan

PERFORMANCE BY RAGNAR KJARTANSSON

Marguerite Hoffman
Jane Wesman and Don Savelson
Steinway & Sons

ARTIST TO ARTIST CONVERSATIONS

Sotheby’s

HOTEL

Canyon Ranch Hotel & Spa
Casa Moderna Hotel & Spa
ONE Bal Harbour Resort & Spa

MEDIA

MIAMI Magazine

COMMEMORATIVE BOOK

DFASS Company