2022 Creative Capital Artist Benefit + Banquet

Artist Benefit + Banquet
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
731 Lexington Ave
(Entrance at 58th or 59th Street via Beacon Court)
New York City

Cocktails and banquet

Performance, dessert and dance party


Jane Brown
Reggie and Aliya Browne
Isa Catto and Daniel Shaw
Joseph V. Melillo
Catharine R. Stimpson

Lorraine O’Grady
Guadalupe Maravilla
Larissa FastHorse
JiaJia Fei

Performance by
Du Yun & Ok Miss

Music by
Oscar Nñ of Papi Juice

Bespoke Fragrance Art by
Josely Carvalho

Toasts by
Marcela Guerrero
Colleen Jennings-Roggensack
Job Piston
James Schamus
Elena Soboleva

Thank you for your interest in the Artist Benefit + Banquet. Tickets are sold out, but please consider making a donation in celebration of our honorees.

“Creative Capital is the gold standard in artist support.”
–Larissa FastHorse

Hutong restaurant, 731 Lexington Ave, inside Beacon Courtyard, New York, NY 10022

There are entrances to courtyard on both 58th and 59th streets.

The Creative Capital Artist Benefit and Banquet is our annual celebration of artists and the creative community, and our biggest fundraiser of the year. Your generosity provides critical support for forward-thinking and ambitious artists across the country through funding, mentorship, gatherings, and career development services. All funds raised allow Creative Capital Foundation to give more project grants to artists.

If you would prefer to purchase tickets or a table offline, you may download and return this RSVP form.

Unable to join us? Make a donation in celebration of our honorees.

For questions regarding tickets or the event, contact: [email protected] or (551) 202-2294

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2022 Creative Capital Benefit Committee

Isa Catto* and Daniel Shaw

Jane Brown*
The Linda Genereux and Timur Galen Family Fund
Reggie* and Aliya Browne
Stephen Reily* and Emily Bingham
Lambent Foundation, a fund of the Tides Foundation

Creator Committee
Agnes Gund
Annie Han*
Bayeté Ross Smith
Bernard Lumpkin and Carmine Boccuzzi
Catharine R. Stimpson
Colleen Jennings-Roggensack*
Colleen Keegan, The Muriel Pollia Foundation
David and Michele Yokell
Dorothy Tapper Goldman
Edgar Arceneaux*
Elaine Goldman
Hannah Gottlieb-Graham
Jae Rhim Lee*
James Schamus
Josely Carvalho

Joseph V. Melillo*
Kathleen O’Grady
Legacy Russell
Lyda Kuth*
Marquise Stillwell
Matthew Moore* and Carrie Marill
Dr. Nicole R. Fleetwood
Ruby Lerner
Sam Van Aken
Sanford Biggers
Sarah Meyohas
Shelley Fox Aarons and Philip Aarons
Sunny Bates*

*Creative Capital Board Member

As of September 6, 2022

About the Honorees and Contributors
We honor Creative Capital artists and industry influencers for their groundbreaking contributions to diverse communities and for amplifying artists’ voices.

Josely Carvalho. Josely Carvalho (Creative Capital Grantee 2000) is a Brazilian-born multimedia artist who lives and works in New York City and Rio de Janeiro. She is the recipient of the 2022 Lee Krasner Award.


Lorraine O'Grady. Photo: Rob Collab Lorraine O’Grady (Creative Capital Grantee 2015) is an artist whose performances, photo and video installations, and writings locate timeless values in such topical issues as diaspora, hybridity, and black female subjectivity.


Larissa Fasthorse. Photo credit: Conor Horgan Larissa FastHorse (Creative Capital Grantee 2019) will be the first female, Indigenous playwright to have a play on Broadway. She is a Sicangu Lakota playwright, director, and choreographer whose work radically engages Indigenous collaborators to explore onstage representations of the joys and challenges that the Native community faces.
Guadalupe Maravilla. Photo: Emmanuel Sanchez Monsalve Guadalupe Maravilla (Creative Capital Grantee 2016) makes work that acknowledges the historical and contemporary contexts of immigrant culture, notably belonging to undocumented communities.


JiaJia Fei JiaJia Fei is a digital strategist with 15 years of experience working at the intersection of digital marketing, web, mobile, audio, video, and social media content strategy for art and culture.


Du Yun. Photo: Zhang Hai Du Yun (Creative Capital Grantee 2022) is a composer, multi-instrumentalist, performance artist, activist, and curator for new music, who works at the intersection of opera, orchestral, chamber music, theater, and more.

All attendees must be 21 years or older and show a valid government issued ID upon entry. Tickets are non-refundable. Vaccination is required to attend.


Creative Capital Benefit & Banquet sponsors