Summer Luncheon

Save the Date

Summer Luncheon
Colby College Museum of Art

July 14, 2018

Honoring the artist Rackstraw Downes
with the Colby Museum’s 2018 Cummings Award for Artistic Excellence
and celebrating the openings of
Self and Society: The Norma Boom Marin Collection of German Expressionist Prints
and Modern Wonder: The John Marin Collection

This signature ticketed summer event brings together Colby College alumni, parents, and friends to celebrate the Museum and provide critical support for its public programs and exhibitions.

Sponsor   Tickets   Donation

The Colby College Museum of Art is grateful to all who supported the 2017 Museum Summer Luncheon and the Museum through the Friends of Art. Below is a selection of images and a listing of our generous 2017 Summer Luncheon sponsors, ticket purchasers, and contributors.

Couldn’t join us in 2017? Click here to watch a video of 2017 Cummings Award honoree David C. Driskell’s conversation with Colby Museum’s Carolyn Muzzy Director and Chief Curator Sharon Corwin.

Questions? Contact Director of Museum Development Liz Menard | 207-859-4367

2017 Summer Luncheon Sponsors and Supporters

As of June 30, 2017

Summer Luncheon Sponsors


Alexandre Gallery, New York
Whitney Dayton Brunet ’01 and Christian Brunet ’01
Karen Linde Packman ’88, P’21 and Jeffrey Packman ’88, P’21
Seth A. Thayer Jr. ’89 and Greg Tinder


Hemenway Trust Company LLC
Patricia La Valley and Geoff Hargadon


Barbara P’92, GP’21 and Ted Alfond P’92, GP’21
Mary and Jim Crawford ’64, LL.D.’05
Kate Ervin P’19 and Andy Kaplan P’19
Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Magazine
Pond Family Foundation
Carol P’12 and Rob Winthrop P’12


Maurice and Carolyn Cunniffe
Drs. Marvin and Dorothy Eisengart
Galerie Lelong
John Pelosi P’19
Norma Marin
Bill and Joann Matuzas
Kathryn McElroy ’13
Bridget Moore, DC Moore Gallery
Susan Schulman
Frances M. Thayer P’83,’86,’89
Katherine Watson

Ticket Supporters

Ann and Parker Beverage
Jacob Billiar ’13
Border Patrol
Judith Brody ’58, GP’13, ’16
Lee Bujold ’64
Jay Cantor
Tom Cattell
E.H. Marcelle Coffin
Thomas Colville
Susan Conant Cook ’75, P’11
John Danos
Debra Force Fine Art
Dowling Walsh Gallery
Alice Levy Duncan
Charles Duncan
Lew Estabrooks
Judith and David Falk
Gay Fawcett
The Ffrench Family ’85, P’21
J. Larry Frazier
Alene and Bob Gelbard ’64, LL.D.’02, P’03
Robert and Kathleen Gibbons
Cheryl Townsend Gilkes
Marjorie Lunder Goldy
Lisa Hallee ’81
Janet Hansen ’75 and Bruce Drouin ’74
Karen Heck ’74
Nancy Hill F’56, P’86, GP’18
Terry Hilt
Erica Hirshler
Hilary Barnes Hoopes ’89, P’20 and Robert Hoopes ’89, P’20
Betsy Evans Hunt
Noel James
Lydia Kimball
Allan ’55, P’84 and Paula Landau P’84
Julia Lo ’14
Lynn Marsden-Atlass
Suzette McAvoy, Center for Maine Contemporary Art
Mr. and Mrs. Lance Mahaney
Julie L. McGee
Linda and Clem McGillicuddy
Elizabeth Cashin McMillen
Wendy Miller
Heather Payson ’88
Tina Petra
Jane Phillips ’01
Laura ’07 and Vassar Pierce
Hadley Powell
Edward T. Pollack
Pro Moving Service
Patricia Davidson Reef P’83
Susan ’86 and Joseph Reisert
Rona Rosenthal ’57
Phyllis Santer
David B. Slater ’56
Tobi Schneider P’03 and Steven Neumeister
Sara Stites
Barbara Sullivan
Sunne Savage
Charles Terrell ’70
Jim and Deb Thurston P’16
Mary Turbyne
Andres A. Verzosa
Paula Volent
Marina Wells ’15
Kayla Zemsky ’09
Dudley Zopp

Summer Luncheon Contributions

Anonymous (4)
Katherine Bradford
Allison Coady ’65
Daphne Cummings P’90
Stephen and Cynthia Eccher
Jack and Kay Emory
Hilary Ervin
Ruth Fine in honor of David Driskell
Greg Heins and Karen Haas
Margaret and Thomas Hamilton
Joachim Homann
Robin King ’83
Sandra Klimt/Klimt Studio
Ruth Lunder
Jim Macdonald
Leslie McCarthy
Abbott and Nancy Meader
Marion and Virginia Mecklenburg
Johanna Moore
Carolyn Powers ’14
Kenneth Shure and Liv Rockefeller
Lauren Sterling and Bro Adams Litt.D’14
Mark Taylor ’89
Tuckerbrook Conservation LLC ~ Ron Harvey
Francis H. Williams
Kondoleon Wittman Family Fund