We are extremely happy to announce that Alice Walton and Wangechi Mutu will be this year's Cultural Leadership Award recipients. The awards will be presented during the 2016 Gala celebration at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. Each year at this elegant event, artists, museum directors, collectors, philanthropists, and art professionals come together to celebrate the American Federation of Arts and honor significant individuals in the art community. Past honorees have included Marina Abramovic, Carlos and Rosa de la Cruz, Wade Guyton, Arnold Lehman, Spencer Finch, Kehinde Wiley, Sarah Sze, and Eugene Thaw, among others.
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Estimated fair-market value of the gala dinner is $250 per person. Contributions in excess of that amount are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.