© Susan Dumke

AFMO Event – Private Paris Weekend

Susan and Peter Solomon, Co-Chairs
Guy Cogeval, Président des musées d’Orsay et de l’Orangerie
request the honor of your presence to stroll with us through time and places on

Private Visits to Paris Homes, Collections,
Gardens, and National Treasures

For early visitors: Thursday, October 24

  • Louis Vuitton, family home/atelier, followed by a luncheon

Friday, October 25

  • Welcome cocktail at the Hôtel de Talleyrand (where the Marshall Plan was executed; designated by the World Monuments Fund as a great historic site)

Saturday, October 26

  • Senate, Palais du Luxembourg, with Senator Ambroise Dupont
  • National Assembly with Representative Nicole Ameline
  • Maryvonne & François Pinault, exceptional collection of 18th century furnishings, and modern and contemporary paintings
  • Hôtel de Beauharnais, the finest Empire-style palace in Paris, residence of the German Ambassador, with art historian Dr. Jörg Ebeling
  • Waring Hopkins, renowned art dealer and gallery owner, varied collections in an 18th century neoclassical house
  • Coco Chanel’s last apartment and living space
  • The Hermes private museum and rooftop garden
  • Jean-Claude Binoche, famed auctioneer, Place des Vosges town house
  • Louis-Antoine Prat collection, 18th, 19th century French drawings
  • Pierre Bergé & Yves Saint Laurent Foundation, Haute couture, prêt-à-porter & sketches
  • Hôtel de Monaco, stunning palatial town house, residence of Polish Ambassador, welcome by  Ambassador Tomasz Orlowski & Alexandra Orlowska
  • Hubert de Givenchy & Phillipe Venet, magnificent 18th century home and garden
  • Jean-Pierre Marcie-Rivière, Nabis collection in an 18th century town house
  • Miriam & Jacques Salomon design collection
  • Lionel and Sandrine Pissarro, grand Art Deco apartment of Camille Pissarro’s great-grandson and his wife
  • Cocktail at the musée d’Orsay and visit of the new blockbuster exhibition Masculine/Masculine
  • Black Tie Gala Dinner in Belle Époque Ballroom

Sunday, October 27

  • Brunch at Gallery Thaddaeus Ropac Pantin, artists present: Anselm Kiefer and others

Weekend $7,500 per guest, Dinner Only $1,000 per guest; Tax deductible to the extent allowed by law

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For inquiries phone Polly Lyman (USA) 212-508-1639; Kristina Tencic (France) 01 40 49 47 80; info@aforsay.org

We thank our sponsors:
The Lauder Foundation
Christie’s Inc.

Special offer for our guests from October 25 to 28:
Hôtel Fouquet’s Barrière | 46, avenue George V | 75008 Paris
Superior Room at the daily special rate of 720 Euros, with American breakfast included, instead of 900 Euros, room only.
50-min massage per person in Well-being “U” Spa and one cocktail at Marta Le Bar included.