National Museum of the American Indian Presents “100 Years, Legacies of Learning” Gala, May 11, New York, NY

National Museum of the American Indian Presents
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Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the establishment of George Gustav Heye’s extraordinary collection as the Museum of the American Indian, this premier event for NMAI in New York will feature a seated dinner, entertainment, and curator led tours of new additions in the Infinity of Nations exhibition.

Honoring 2016 NMAI Awards Recipients:

NMAI Award for Innovative Partnership in Repatriation
The Annenberg Foundation
Gregory Annenberg Weingarten

NMAI Award for the Arts
Louise Erdrich

NMAI Award for Public Service
LaDonna Harris

NMAI Award for Education and Media
MTV’s Rebel Music: Native America
Nusrat Durrani – David Sable – Shepard Fairey

EVENT DETAILS

What:
100 Years ~ Legacies of Learning Gala
A Centennial Celebration of the George Gustav Heye Collection
Presented by the National Museum of the American Indian

Where:
National Museum of the American Indian, 1 Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004

When:
Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 6PM to 9PM

For more information about the event and to purchase tickets, please visit http://www.nmai.si.edu/gala2016/ or contact the event coordinators by phone at 212-514-3750 or email at NMAINY-SpecialEvents@si.edu