Christie's Education: 25th Anniversary Alumni Reunion

New York, 4 - 5 May 2018

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, Christie’s Education New York will host an Alumni Reunion on Friday May 4 and Saturday May 5, 2018. Whether you graduated from our New York or London campus, we invite all alumni to join the various events and celebrations scheduled throughout the two days to reconnect with old classmates, faculty, and friends.

All information on the event, how to purchase tickets, and make a donation in support of Christie's Education Trust can be found below.


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Day One: Friday May 4, 2018

6pm – 8pm: Registration and Welcome Reception at Christie’s Education, New York campus. Drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be served (1230 Avenue of the Americas, 20th floor, NYC 10020)

8:30pm: Dinner at 3 West Club (3 West 51st Street, NYC 10019)

Day Two: Saturday May 5, 2018

11:45am – 12:45pm: Private tour at the Center for Italian Modern Art (420 Broome Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10013)

1:30pm – 2.30pm: Guided walkthrough of the Like Life and Leon Golub exhibitions led by Dr. Julie Reiss at the Met Breuer (945 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10021)

3.30pm – 4.30pm: Exhibition tour at Museum of Modern Art (11 W. 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019)

6pm – 8pm: Closing Reception at Art New York VIP Lounge. Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres will be served, with tours of the fair scheduled. (Pier 94, 12th Avenue at 55th Street NYC 10019)

In addition to participating in the events listed above, registrants will also receive:

- A digital pass to Frieze New York, which may be used between May 4– 6. The pass admits 2 for one time entrance and complimentary access to the Frieze ferry.

- Fair passes to Art New York, with unlimited admission which can be used between May 3-6, 2018

More information about the events will be sent to registrants two weeks before the reunion.




Tickets

Alumni Ticket Price: $200 
Alumni Ticket Price Plus One Guest: $350

Recent Alumni Ticket Prices
For alumni who graduated from the program within the past 5 years (2013 – 2017) we are offering the following ticket discounts:
Alumni Ticket: $140
Alumni Ticket Price Plus One Guest: $245

All proceeds from the ticket sales will go directly to support our Scholarship Trust, which solely relies on gifts and donations from alumni and friends. Donations to the Trust help to support scholarships, hardship grants, and other academic resources for our students.

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Can’t make it to the reunion? Consider making a gift in honor of the reunion that supports our Scholarship Trust. The Trust relies solely on gifts and donations from Christie’s Education alumni and friends. A donation to the Trust will help us plan our future growth and continue to educate and inspire the next generation of global cultural leaders. 

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Accommodation

If you are looking for accommodation while you attend the event, we recommend the following hotels near the venue:
Best Western Premier Herald Square
Hilton Garden Inn Times Square
Renaissance New York Midtown Hotel
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott New York
Cambria Hotel & Suites New York

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Alumni Photo Highlights

We thank alumni who have sent us photos taken during their time at Christie's Education. We will be posting a selection of the photos on our website and online via Facebook and Instagram as we countdown to the reunion.

  • London alumna Margherita Barbagallo at Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art in Seoul, South Korea, 2017.



  • Students posing on the grounds of the Hill-Stead Museum in Farmington, Connecticut during their field study trip, 2017.

  • Students from the Modern Art and Contemporary Art and the Market program visit the Elizabeth Dee Gallery in Chelsea, 2016.

  • Academic Director, Véronique Chagnon-Burke and alumnae Rachel Grossman and Ji Eun discuss and review artwork during their connoisseurship class, 2008.

  • Alumni Anne Cecile Surga and Piero Atchugarry during the Modern Art and Contemporary Art and the Market study trip to London, spring 2013.

  • Alumni from the Modern Art and Contemporary Art and the Market program Katie Mangurian, Daniel Villanueva, Yiwen Han, Xinger Yang, and Alexandra Kurowski draw on a lithographic stone at the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, 2016.



  • Class of 2015 graduation selfie with Professor Matthew Nichols, and alumni Izam Zawahra and Francesca Bolfo.

  • Alumnae Yiwen Han and Wenxi Zhao get creative with reclaimed materials at Materials for the Arts in Long Island City, 2016.

  • Alumnae Caroline Cassidy and Liying Li measure artwork during their internship in the Asian Art department at Christie’s.

  • Alumnae Paige Robinson, Andrea Steuer Salazar, and Lyra Wright at their graduation, December 2017.

  • London alumna Marilia Ferreira at the London Print Studio, 2017

  • Professor Matthew Nichols and alumna Michal Patchevsky at the New Year alumni mixer hosted at Richard Taittinger Gallery, 2018.

  • Modern Art and Contemporary Art and the Market students during one of their morning gallery walkthroughs, Fall 2016.

  • Art, Law and Business Program Director Noah Kupferman and alumna Diane Chung at the Alumni and Student Mixer in Miami, 2016.

  • Alumnae Kyra Mitchell and Gabriella Corey at the New Year alumni mixer hosted at Richard Taittinger Gallery, 2018.

  • Alumnae Tingting Chen, Andrea Steuer Salazar, Scarlett Zuo, Areni Nuyujukian pose alongside Professor Matthew Nichols and Academic Director Véronique Chagnon-Burke after their Emerging Artist presentations, November 2017.

  • Alumna, Bansie Vasvani leads a tour at the 154 Contemporary African Art Fair, spring 2017.

  • Alumnae Emily Wilson and Georgina Adams handling artwork in class, fall 2009.

  • Modern Art and Contemporary Art and the Market students during a walkthrough in the New York Christie’s galleries, March 2017.

  • Students from the Art, Law and Business program Lillie Strudthoff, Bronwyn Shortly, Sarah Pepin, Minjoo Lee, Arya Mistry, Ariel De Sal, Alex DeRosa, and Anders Lindseth pose with Professor Ágnes Berecz during graduation, 2017.

  • Alumnae Jeong-A Kim and Oksana Chumachenko at the Alumni and Student Mixer in Miami, 2016.

  • Alumnae Annabelle Priestley, Lying Li, and Paige Robinson attend the New Year alumni mixer at Richard Taittinger Gallery, 2018.

  • Alumni attend a private viewing of the Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening sale at Christie’s, November 2017.

  • Alumna Candace Wetmore leads students in a tour throughout the Christie’s galleries, 2016.

  • Alumna Leigh Nowiki and Professor Matthew Nichols at the Student and Alumni Welcome Mixer, fall 2017.

  • Modern Art and Contemporary Art and the Market students in front of the Tate Britain, with Professor Matthew Nichols and Academic Director Julie Reiss, during their study trip to London, spring 2015.

  • Modern Art and Contemporary Art and the Market student Sonia Richards discusses the London filed study trip with her peers, spring 2015.

  • Academic Director, Véronique Chagnon-Burke, and alumni Candace Moeller, Cristin Tierney, and William Petroni at the Student and Alumni Welcome Mixer, hosted by Cristin Tierney Gallery, fall 2017

  • Alumni gallery walkthrough.

  • Alumni gallery walkthrough.

  • Academic Director, Véronique Chagnon-Burke with Graduate Assistants Courtney Spieker and Sarah Cannavale during the graduate ceremony, December 2014.

  • Modern Art and Contemporary Art and the Market students, Kara Brooks, Christina Araskog, Lucy Wright, and Ferdinand Gros enjoy their study trip to Berlin, spring 2016.

  • Academic Director, Véronique Chagnon-Burke and Modern Art and Contemporary Art and the Market student, François-Pierre Grossi, in Paris, winter 2016.

  • Modern Art and Contemporary Art and the Market students during their study trip to London, spring 2015.

  • Students enjoy lunch at Bottino before their next site visit at the FLAG Art Foundation, summer 2017.

  • Program Director for Continuing Education, Marisa Kayyem leads a tour through the Christie’s auction house with the Art Business Summer School students, June 2017.

  • Alumni jurors for this year’s Emerging Artist Presentations, fall 2017. From L to R: Academic Director, Véronique Chagnon-Burke, Kate Bellin, Annie Guill-Bollet, Megan Skidmore, Bona Yoo, Professor Matthew Nichols, and Academic Director Julie Reiss.

  • Alumnae Ann Thurmond and Danielle Draudt join the reception after the private Leonardo Da Vinci, Salvator Mundi viewing, November 2017

  • Alumna Tingting Chen on her first day of her internship in the Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art department at Christie’s.