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Night of Decadence

Join us for a fabulous night of decadent delights, a lavish open bar, exclusive exhibition preview, and a fantastic silent auction.

In celebration of the opening of the new exhibition, Konstantin Makovsky: The Tsar's Painter


Thursday February 11, 2016

7:00-10:00 pm

Attire: Your best glitter and gold

Tickets:$100 / $80 for Members

Sponsorships starting at $250

To purchase tickets click here

or call Adrienne Starr at 202.243.3974

Robert Bell
Kate Buchanan
Auction Chair:
Liza Trey
Decadent Committee:
Josh Bloch ♦ Anne Culley Wise ♦ Reid Dunavant
Lesley Duncan ♦ Katya Elson ♦ Jocko Fajardo
Samira Farmer ♦ Julian McMichael ♦ Kathy Megyeri
Diana Minshall ♦ Sara O'Keefe ♦ Kristen Rohde Ostermayer
Joseph Perta ♦ Sophie Pyle ♦ Lynn Rossotti
Dan Silverstein ♦ Steve Snyder ♦ Nickolai Talanin
Maggie Mey Tran ♦ Lauren Wynns

We thank our fabulous sponsors:

Boyar Patron

Reid Dunavant

Alison Martin

Joseph M. Perta

Rick & Molly Rolandi


Swan Patron

CG & Nancy Appleby

Susan Bollendorf & Bob Broeksmit

Kate Buchanan

Elissa Davidson

  Lesley & John Duncan 

Peter Malyshev

Leslie & Kathy Megyeri

Ed Pearlman & John Coats

Nickolai Talanin

Robert & Martha Wilson


Feast Patron

Yardley Manfuso Appleby

Amy Ballard

Josh Bloch

John & Sally Burns

Curt Decker

Michael Dudich & Buck Drummond

John Peters Irelan

Cameron McGuire

Carol O. Roberts

David Rowland & Arthur Shaffer 

Mr. Pavel Jiltsov & Mrs. Maria Skobeleva

Dan Silverstein

Liza Trey

Kristin Troilo

Rod & Marilyn Uveges

Edward Vreeland & Jessica Jessie 

Marilyn & Chuck Wald


Social Events

Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 2:00pm

Marjorie Merriweather Post's tradition of opening her home for grand entertaining is the backdrop for many memorable gatherings, benefits, and receptions at Hillwood.

Member Events

Wednesday, May 30, 2012 - 4:45pm

Membership at Hillwood offers more than free access to the estate and a Museum Shop discount. Members enjoy advanced reservations and discounts on programs and lectures, private receptions, and special member only events such as exhibition openings, tours, and field trips. Join the Hillwood community today!