Events & Press

Upcoming Fundraising Events

Young Patrons Circle Gala 2020

May 19, 2020

Postponed: new date to be determined

Young and dynamic art lovers will gather in a spectacular location for the annual benefit of the Young Patrons Circle of American Friends of the Louvre. The event will feature a cocktail reception, music and silent auction.

2020 Dinner Dance

September 30, 2020

On September 30, supporters of American Friends of the Louvre will gather at Lotte New York Palace for a dinner dance celebrating the organization’s exceptional projects benefiting the Louvre Museum.

Upcoming Member Events

Party at Cartier Mansion

April 28, 2020

Postponed: new date to be determined

Young Patrons Circle members are invited at the Cartier Mansion to celebrate the company’s support of the Louvre’s Galerie d’Apollon. This iconic room is home to some of the Louvre’s most precious historical collections, including the French Crown Jewels.

Summer Trip to Lyon and Paris

June 13–June 16, 2020

In June, members of the International Council and Chairman’s Circle are invited to explore the Lyon region and participate in special activities in Paris.

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The Secrets of the Winged Victory of Samothrace

March 31, 2020

Postponed: new date to be determined

Young Patrons Circle members are invited to a talk by Ludovic Laugier, Curator in the Department of Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities at the Louvre, about the secrets of the Winged Victory of Samothrace. The event will be hosted in the remarkable Plaster Cast Hall of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art.

Recent Events

Gala Dinner

April 10, 2019

Gala Dinner

Art Trip to Boston

October 16–October 18, 2018

Art Trip to Boston

Art Trip to Paris

June 23–June 26, 2018

Art Trip to Paris

Gala Dinner

April 24, 2018

Gala Dinner

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