US Events

In addition to Orsay and Orangerie museum access and the annual “Weekend in Paris” Gala programming, AFMO members and patrons are invited to exclusive events, curated trips, and global art fairs.


AFMO organizes special trips for members and patrons to see Orsay exhibitions while on view in the US. Trips include several days of curated programming in major cities, including: private collection visits; behind-the-scenes museum tours; luncheons and dinners with local art experts; and other exclusive offerings. Past trips include San Francisco, Dallas/Fort Worth, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C. The most recent trip was in 2022 to Chicago:

Spring 2022 Chicago Trip


Patron-level members and above are invited to exclusive events in the New York area, such as private collection visits, museum curatorial tours, auction sale previews, and artist studio visits.

MT studio visit

Fall 2022 Visit to Mickalene Thomas Studio


Patron-level members and above are offered VIP passes to top art fairs worldwide whenever possible, including The Armory Show, Frieze London / Frieze Masters, Frieze New York, TEFAF New York, Paris Photo, and Paris+ par Art Basel.

2022 VIP Preview at TEFAF at the Park Avenue Armory


For more information, please contact:

Bradley Ferrarini, Director of Advancement or 212-755-7400