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Saturday, September 29, 2018

Splendor—a creative black tie affair supporting the Wadsworth Atheneum and held in the museum’s galleries—will be a celebration of Surrealism this year!

An evening of surprises featuring cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, performances, silent and live auctions, dinner, dancing and dessert.


Please direct any questions or sponsorship inquiries to Jennifer Crookes Carpenter, Donor Relations Manager, by phone at (860) 838-4080, or email at


Leading Sponsor




Founding Sponsor




Corporate Sponsor



Corporate Table Sponsors
Cheryl Chase & Stuart Bear Family Foundation, Inc.
Consigli Construction
The Hartford Financial Services
The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Company
Hoffman Auto Group
The Travelers Companies, Inc.
University of Hartford
Waqas Wajahat
Zachs Family Foundation, Inc.

Grand Patrons
Duff Ashmead & Eric Ort
Mary & David Dangremond
Emilie & Raul de Brigard
Sara & Thomas J. Loughman
James B. Lyon
Joyce & Andrew J. Mandell
Sharon & Henry R. Martin
Agnes & William Peelle
Mrs. Millard H. Pryor, Jr. & Ms. Esther Pryor