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Dr. Susan Weber, Founder and Director
The Trustees of Bard Graduate Center
Event Co-Chairs Deborah Miller Zabel and David Mann

Request the pleasure of your company at the

27th Annual Iris Foundation Awards Luncheon

Wednesday, April 3, 2024
From noon until 2:30 pm

The Cosmopolitan Club
122 East 66th Street, New York City

Marilyn Friedland
Diana Scarisbrick
Dr. Wayne Modest
Eli Wilner

To sponsor a table or make a contribution, please contact the development office at or call 212 501 3071.


Jan and Warren Adelson – Michele Beiny Harkins – David Berg Foundation – Nancy and Michael Druckman – Marilyn Friedland – Vera Mayer – MR Architecture & Decor – Barbara Nessim and Jules Demchick – Ann Pyne (MA ’06) – Steven W. Spandle – Judy Steinhardt – Deedee and Barrie Wigmore – The Hon. Kimba Wood and Frank E. Richardson

Host Committee:
A. Alfred Taubman Foundation – Kathleen Baum – Edward Lee Cave – Christian Ayne Crouch – Brandy S. Culp (MA ’04) – Lucy and Michael Danziger – Hélène David-Weill – Gus N. Davis – Benoist F. Drut – Elizabeth English – Helen W. Drutt English – Cristina Grajales – Carol Grossman – Agnes Gund – Vivian Haime Barg – Titi Halle – Ana Horta Osório – Holly Hotchner – Fernanda Kellogg – Wolfram Koeppe – Sarah E. Lawrence – Minna M. Lee – Arnold L. Lehman – Martin P. Levy – Reeva Mager – Caryl McFarlane – Geraldine Fabrikant Metz – Philippe de Montebello – Steven Nelson – Jennifer Olshin (MA ’98) – Janet Ozarchuk – Liliane A. Peck – Lisa Beth Podos – Sir Paul Ruddock – Janie Woo Scher and Stephen K. Scher – Emma Scully (MA ’14) – Gregory Soros – Luke Syson – Ellen and William S. Taubman – Barbara Tober – Charlotte Vignon – Shelby White – Eli Wilner – Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. – Philip L. Yang, Jr. – Barbara and Benjamin Zucker

Bard Graduate Center is proud to acknowledge the donors who hold a leadership role through their sponsorship of the Iris Awards. These awards honor professionals in the field of decorative arts and provide well-needed scholarships and fellowships for study.