AFMO Annual Gala: A Weekend in Paris

The American Friends Musée d’Orsay & Laurence des Cars Présidente des musées d’Orsay et de l’Orangerie invite you to A Weekend in Paris October 18-21, 2018   Thursday, October 18 Cocktail Reception Prestigious Venue in collaboration with Michelin-Starred Chef Christopher Hache, Hôtel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel   Friday, October 19 Morning Musée de l’Orangerie, […]

May 16, 2018

AFMO Autumn in Paris Gala

On October 19 – 22,  the American Friends Musée d’Orsay welcomed over 80 guests to walk with us through time and places and to discover private Paris homes, collections, and national treasures. We honored our patron Jeffrey Katzenberg at a gala evening at the museum’s Belle Epoque ballroom.  Surrounded by 130 guests, former Minister of […]

Nov 13, 2017

AFMO Autumn in Paris / Jeffrey Katzenberg Gala

The American Friends Musée d’Orsay invite you to walk with us through time and places to discover Private Paris Homes, Collections, Gardens, and National Treasures & to honor our patron Jeffrey Katzenberg October 19-22, 2017 Complete Weekend Program   Thursday, October 19 In Celebration of Spencer Hays Guttklein Fine Art Gallery, Private Works by Vuillard, […]

May 24, 2017

Sad News

Please read the French Minister of Culture Audrey Azoulay’s tribute to Spencer Hays and The New York Times’ article.  

Mar 6, 2017

AFMO October Celebration!

On October 20 – 23, AFMO celebrated 30 years of the Musée d’Orsay and honored our patrons Marlene and Spencer Hays. On October 22, they announced to gift a significant part of their art collection to the museum; it is the largest collection donated to France since 1945. U.S. Ambassador Jane Hartley welcomed us to […]

Nov 29, 2016

AFMO October Celebration Event

The American Friends Musée d’Orsay invite you to celebrate 30 years of the Musée d’Orsay and honor our patrons Marlene and Spencer Hays October 20-23, 2016 Complete Weekend Program   Thursday, October 20 Cocktail Reception at a prestigious venue Hors d’oeuvres by triple Michelin-starred Chef Éric Frechon, Le Bristol   Friday, October 21  Musée Rodin […]

Mar 17, 2016

San Francisco Event: Around Pierre Bonnard

February 3-5, 2016 Pierre Bonnard: Painting Arcadia exhibition at the Legion of Honor ; De Young museum and Private Collections & Homes. The Bonnard exhibition first opened at the Musée d’Orsay and travelled to the Fundacion MAPFRE in Madrid before going to San Francisco. Thanks to Sotheby’s assistance and support, we were invited to the exceptional […]

Feb 26, 2016

Date Change: Art & Wine Event, October 20-23, 2016

The American Friends of the Musée d’Orsay Invite You to its Art & Wine Event around the exhibition  The Spectacular Second Empire, 1852-1870 At the Musée d’Orsay October 20-23, 2016 Private Visits & An Exclusive Dinner in the sumptuous Ballroom of the Musée d’Orsay in collaboration with L’Académie du Vin de Bordeaux Contact Information […]

Nov 24, 2015