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Event Chairs:Carol Vance Wall & Terry Wall
Art in Bloom is one
of the Museum’s most cherished and widely attended celebrations
that brings spring to life throughout the galleries and
Art in Bloom will be on view to the public for a limited run from
May 18-22, 2022. This special pop-up exhibition is a biennial
celebration of floral design, featuring unique creations from over
40 floral designers, each beautiful piece inspired by a different
work of art in our galleries. They are reinterpreting work from
MAM’s permanent collection and the exhibition Tenacity &
Resilience: The Art of Jerry Pinkney.
The week of Art in
Bloom at MAM includes a series of special social fundraising
of Blooms Luncheon: Thursday, May 19, 10:30 a.m.–2
lunch by Laurence Craig Catering
by internationally renowned floral designer Françoise
Weeks—coming to MAM all the way from Portland, Oregon. Follow
her on Instagram!
private shopping experience at The Shop at MAM
of 30+ covetable baskets of treasures
Night of Blues Celebration: May 20 and 21, 6-10 p.m.
performance by the winner of the 2019 Sarah
Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition, Samara Joy.
spread of delicacies by Laurence Craig Catering
to win luxury items in silent and live auctions
Honoring: Michael Heningburg, Christine James &
benefit the Montclair Art Museum’s exhibitions and education
programs and advance its mission to engage and inspire diverse
audiences across the region.
This year the
Museum will be honoring four extraordinary community leaders: Betty
Jagoda Murphy, Michael Heningburg, Christine James, and Sharon
Taylor for their unwavering friendship, generosity, and advocacy
for the arts. These honorees planted seeds of change in Montclair,
contributing to its transformation into a destination for culture,
art, and higher learning and creating an indelible legacy of
community service that extends well beyond the town’s borders.
Unprecedented and Exclusive Auction Items at This Year's Art
in Bloom Celebrations
Guests of Art in
Bloom’s Friday and Saturday night celebrations will have the
opportunity to bid and win luxury items in our live auction such
week of complimentary accommodation at the LeWitt Family
home on the Amalfi Coast of Italy
seat tickets to the Elton John Farewell Tour
Uribe sculptures, specifically selected for their floral
motif—enhancing the décor (and value!) of your space of
business or leisure
This year’s Art in
Bloom celebrations can accommodate tables of all sizes. Please click hereto
purchase your tickets or table, and we will accommodate your party
of 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, or 12.
at MAM-Always in Bloom
Throughout Art in
Bloom, The Shop at MAM will carry specialty items inspired by
spring and the art of floral design. We hope you make it over to
The Shop to check out this limited time offering!
A BIG thank you to this year’s Art
in Bloom sponsors!
Dr. Jeanine Downie and Michael Heningburg, Jr.
Christine James and Nick DeToustain
Sharon and Robert Taylor
Carol and Terry Wall/The Vance Wall Foundation
Margo and Frank Walter
PINK PHALAENOPSIS Lisa and Joseph Amato
CASABLANCA LILIES Allspring Global Investments
Janice and Mark Linaugh
Gretchen and Sanford Prater
Lyn and Glenn Reiter
Cheryl and Marc Slutzky
GERBERA DAISIES Susan Brady Abadan and Mustafa Abadan
Susan V. Bershad, MD
Susann and Jim Connors
Izumi Hara and David Koschik
Deborah and Peter Hirsch
Betty and Greg Murphy
Toni LeQuire-Schott and Newton B. Schott, Jr.
Joan and Donald Zief
LILIES Linny and Rick Andlinger
Meredith and Marshall Bergmann
Betty’s Friends at the Jewish Women's Foundation
Alexis and Ed Davis
Ann and Mel Schaffer
Diane and Glenn Scotland
Linda and Brian Sterling
GARDENIAS Hanover Insurance
Laurence Craig Catering
Moss & More
We can’t wait to see you at
Art in Bloom!
Art Museum 3 S. Mountain Avenue Montclair, NJ 07042