MoMA Celebrates Artists With 41st Annual Party In The Garden

by CHRISTINE COOLIDGE · May 27, 2009

[Photos by DAVID X PRUTTING for PMc]

Winding down from Memorial Day Weekend is never an easy feat. To kick start the week, the Museum of Modern Art hosted their 41st Annual Party in the Garden on Tuesday night. The Party honored the artists featured over the past year in solo exhibitions or installations at MoMA and P.S.1. The After-Dinner Dance featured a set from the acclaimed DJ Cassidy, and was followed by a live music performance from the Grammy-winning artist Estelle.

Party attendees included Candice Bergen, Glenn Close, Ellsworth Kelly, Dionne Warwick, Clarissa and Edgar Bronfman Jr., Larry Gagosian, Caroline Kennedy and Edwin Schlossberg, George Lois, Ken Jacobs, Paul Graham, Leanddro Erlich, Adam Barton, Ramin Bahrani, Hsieh Tehching, Jonathan Horowtiz, Dorothea Rockburne, Jack Shear, Florian Slotawa, Dan Wood, Aernout Mik and Josephine Meckseper.