Special Events

Join us for exclusive celebrations that raise vital funds for the Museum’s exhibitions and programs. From the Purim Ball and After Party to the Most Amazing Art & Design Tour, these festive events are not to be missed.

  • The Annual Purim Ball

    The Annual Purim Ball

  • The Most Amazing New York Art & Design Tour

    The Most Amazing New York Art & Design Tour

The Annual Purim Ball

Tue, Mar 14, 2023

37th Annual Purim Ball and After Party
Tuesday, March 14, 2023
The Plaza, NYC

Party at The Plaza!

The Jewish Museum’s annual fundraising gala gathers more than 900 distinguished members of New York’s corporate, social and cultural communities for a festive dinner and a lively after party in celebration of Purim.

6:30 pm: Cocktails
7:30 pm: Dinner
9:30 pm: After Party


Brad S. Karp
Chairman, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Bang on a Can

Claudia Gould
Helen Goldsmith Menschel Director

Shari and Jeff Aronson • Debbie and Glenn August • Melissa and Scott Barshay • Marc Becker and Caryn Seidman-Becker • Cheryl and Blair Effron • Katherine Farley and Jerry Speyer • Molly and Bill Ford • Jane Fraser • Dana and Robert Kraft • Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer and Joseph Neubauer • Felicia and Sander Levy • Beth and Joshua Nash • Tracey and Robert Pruzan • Valerie Radwaner and Steven Virany • Marc Rowan • Harriet and Leonard Schleifer • Pamela Seymon and Robert Schumer • David Shapiro and Liz Lange • Jane and James Stern

Jonathan and Darcie Crystal • Nomi Ghez and Michael Siegal • Catherine Klema and David Resnick • Gina and Jonathan Krane • Betty and John Levin • Dayna and Steve Novenstein • Nancy and Morris W. Offit • Nicole and David Sambur • Susan and Stephen Scherr • John Shapiro and Shonni Silverberg • Audrey and Zygi Wilf • Jane and Mark Wilf • Susan and Benjamin Winter

Festive Attire!
Dietary laws observed

To purchase tables and tickets, visit:
Or contact Melissa Mundy at 212.888.7003 or PurimBall@dsconsultinggroup.com

View the 2022 Purim Ball Digital Journal

Photos from the 2022 Purim Ball

  • The Park Avenue Armory. Photo by Madison Voelkel/BFA.com

  • Honoree Axel Shupf. Photo by Madison Voelkel/BFA.com

  • Honoree Edmund de Waal. Photo by Madison Voelkel/BFA.com

  • Edmund de Waal and family. Photo by Madison Voelkel/BFA.com

  • Axel and Sara Shupf. Photo by Madison Voelkel/BFA.com

  • After Party Committee. Photo by Madison Voelkel/BFA.com

  • DJ Timo Wieland. Photo by David Benthal/BFA.com

The Park Avenue Armory. Photo by Madison Voelkel/BFA.com

The Most Amazing New York Art & Design Tour

WED, MAY 22, 2019


9:30 AM
Exhibition Viewing


10:15 AM
Buffet breakfast


11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Self-guided tours of spectacular private homes

Jane Wilf
Judith Greenblatt


The Jewish Museum
5th Ave at 92nd St

Corporate support provided by UOVO.


The Annual Art & Design Tour 2019