Join us to celebrate the opening of MURAKAMI: MONSTERIZED

At the Gala After-Party where art, music and imagination collide for an unforgettable evening.

This has become one of San Francisco's most notable galas - gorgeous venue (Asian Art Museum), amazing art, stellar list of impeccably dressed, notable guests, open bar/ appetizers/ desserts, & exciting entertainment.  21+ to attend | Festive Black-tie.  This event will also be promoted to other MBA/Ivy+ alumni clubs.

Join the Asian Art Museum in celebrating the opening of Takashi Murakami: Unfamiliar People — Swelling of Monsterized Human Ego. The exhibition by Takashi Murakami (Japanese, b. 1962) showcases more than 75 works — including a dozen never-before exhibited ones — and delivers Murakami’s signature combination of fun, spectacle, and playful social commentary in his first-ever solo exhibition in the Bay Area.  Murakami will be present at the after-party.

  • Indulge in the delicious catered fare and sip on beverages from the open bars
  • Dance the night away to a curated selection of tunes
  • Get branded with a temporary tattoo or two
  • Watch live hip-hop performances by Str8jacket Dance Company
  • Be among the first to immerse yourself in the vibrant world of Murakami's artwork, featuring larger-than-life paintings and sculptures, before the exhibition opens to the public
  • Marvel at art on view and capture all the photo-worthy moments throughout the museum
  • The After-Party promises an evening of fun and discovery. Don't miss out on this one-of-a-kind evening! Grab your friends and get ready to party at the Asian Art Museum.

Note, this After Party follows the Asian Art Museum Dinner Benefit (6pm to 10pm) where Table costs range between $35K to $150K.

Proceeds from this sensational event support the Asian Art Museum's mission to celebrate, preserve, and promote Asian and Asian-American art and cultures for local and global audiences.

Date: Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Time: 9:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. PT
Location: Asian Art Museum, 200 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

***Registration closes on Monday. September 11, 2023 at 12pm PT (or when sold out).  

Tickets (includes entry only-cash bar):

HBSANC Members: $135
HBS Alumni but Non-HBSANC Members: $160
MBA / Ivy+ Alumni (Affiliated Clubs): $160
General Public: $160

*** Buy in advance online before attending. No tickets sold at the door. No cash or check payments to be accepted.

* No refunds will be issued.

Register Here

Event Organizer
Anjai "AJ" Gandhi