Gala Benefit 2017

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You are cordially invited to a celebration in support of
La Maison Française of New York University

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

 

The evening features a special performance by 2016 Grammy Award winner

Cécile McLorin Salvant

“the finest jazz singer to emerge in the last decade…”
The New York Times

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Rosenthal Penthouse · Kimmel Center, NYU
60 Washington Square South (at LaGuardia Place)
6:30 p.m. Reception · 7:30 p.m. Dinner and Concert
Black Tie / Festive Attire. Seating is limited.
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The benefit evening is under the patronage of

His Excellency Gérard Araud
Ambassador of France to the United States
His Excellency François Delattre
Ambassador and Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations
The Honorable Anne-Claire Legendre
Consul General of France in New York
Bénédicte de Montlaur
Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy
Andrew Hamilton
President of New York University

 

 

Center for French Civilization
and Culture New York University

Sarah Kay
Director
Chair, Department of French

Tom Bishop
Founding Director
Edward Berenson
Director, Institute of French Studies
Francine Goldenhar
Director, La Maison Française

 

 

Board of Advisors

Yann Coatanlem, Chair
Citigroup Global Markets
Michel Berty
Philippe Camus
Alcatel-Lucent
Mary Sharp Cronson
Works and Process at the Guggenheim
Luc de Clapiers
New Dawn Advisors
Constance J. Ellis
Simon Gillham
Vivendi
Burton K. Haimes
DLA Piper LLP
Yves-André Istel
Rothschild, Inc.
Pierre Lapomme
BNP Paribas
Michel Longchampt
Marc-André Poirier
Crédit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank
Jean G. Rosanvallon
Dassault Falcon Jet Corp
Guy Sorman
France-Amérique
Marie-Monique Steckel
FIAF
Guy Wildenstein
American Society of the French Legion of Honor
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