MAD will be open on Mon, May 6.

MAD Ball 2022

Mon, Nov 14, 2022

Join us November 14 for our annual benefit gala!

Celebrate NYC’s only museum dedicated to skilled making and help to fortify its future. Tickets are now on sale!


  • Jeffrey Gibson and Cristina Grajales
  • Special in memoriam tribute to Jerome A. Chazen, Chairman Emeritus


Murray Hill


5:30 pm: Conversation in The Theater at MAD with Windgate Research Curator Christian Larsen and Cristina Grajales
6­–8 pm: Open galleries, cocktails, art-making, and more.
7:30 pm: Gala dinner at Robert restaurant

Participating Artists

Lindsey Adelman
Paul Arnhold
Giulia Boccafogli
Oliver Clegg
Orly Cogan
Liz Collins
Mercedes Castro Corbat
Rachelle Dang
Jocelyn DeSisto
Ben Dory
Octavia Elizabeth
Andrew Erdos
Jeffrey Gibson
Paula Giecco
Danielle Gori-Montanelli
Rebecca Hannon
Paula Hayes / Cristina Grajales
Marge Hinge
Joan Hornig
Lauren Kalman
Eileen Keane
Heechan Kim
Chao-Hsien Kuo
Mariko Kusumoto
Peter Lane
Jessica Lichtenstein
Cannupa Hanska Luger
MoAnA Luu
Francesca Marcenaro
Shantell Martin & Hoek
Ella McHugh
Issey Miyake
Margo Morrison
Nick Moss
nendo/ Friedman Benda
Joli Ngo / R & Co.
Of Rare Origin
Richard Orlinski
OrtaMiklos / Friedman Benda
Bridget Parris
Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz
Faith Ringgold
Dame Zandra Rhodes & Andrew Logan
Roche Bobois
Chris Schanck
Kiki Smith
Carmen Tapia
Jonathan Trayte/ Friedman Benda
Deborah Tseng
Claire Webb
Lorraine West
Diana Weymer
Kazumi Yoshida
David Yurman

Please review our health and safety protocols before you arrive. MAD strongly recommends all visitors six months and older are vaccinated against Covid-19 and visitors ages two and up wear face coverings, even if vaccinated. Thank you for your cooperation.

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