This season, we’re partnering with seven of the city’s most-treasured cultural institutions to bring you coveted gifts and exclusive experiences that you won’t find anywhere else—the perfect opportunity to give back in a unique way.
Our famed holiday windows celebrate these seven sites, each display drawing attention to New York City’s unique cultural gems. View the installations from Tuesday, November 14, through Wednesday, January 3.
BROOKLYN ACADEMY OF MUSIC
Take in a performance of Eugene O’Neill’s world- renowned masterpiece Long Day’s
Journey into Night, being produced this spring. The exclusive experience includes an intimate dinner with the cast, including Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville.Price: $2,500 per ticket.
A velvet version of Hayward’s Shopper tote was inspired by the arches of BAM’s landmark building. Iconic Shopper $850.
Enjoy a personalized private lesson with KEEP Designs artisans Susan Spiranovich and Adam Holtzinger, who will teach you the art of glassblowing at their Brooklyn studio. Price: $2,500 for up to 12 guests.
Browse one-of-a-kind glass sculptures from artists Lynda Benglis, Rob Wynne, Rob Pruitt and Keith Sonnier. Prices vary.
AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY
Explore your natural curiosities with a Stephen Webster moth cuff or a Lorraine Schwartz dragonfly ring. A butterfly necklace from James Banks, ring from Glenn Spiro and clutch from Silvia Furmanovich plus David Webb’s creature brooches round out this magical collection. » Prices: $5,000 to $100,000.
NEW-YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Take an exclusive private tour with Chief Historian Valerie Paley inside the new Center for Women’s History and enjoy an intimate lunch at their Storico restaurant. » Price: $1,500 for up to five guests.
An elegant cashmere and silk Loro Piana scarf depicts a quintessential New York City scene of ice skaters in Central Park $1,675 (not shown).
THE NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN
Master the art of floral design from an expert and create your own holiday arrangement during a class at the NYBG Midtown Education Center in Manhattan. Price: $2,650 for up to 10 guests.
Tap into flower power with an umbrella in Adam Lippes’ botanical resort print, Daniella Kronfle’s gardenia rings and Santo by Zani’s petal pendant necklaces. Adam Lippes $175. Daniella Kronfle $6,000. Santo by Zani $5,200.
MUSEUM OF THE MOVING IMAGE
For the ultimate children’s birthday party, check out this exclusive package
in partnership with The Jim Henson Exhibition, which includes a behind-the- scenes tour, puppeteer lesson and a private party with face painting and cake. Price: $5,000 for 10 children.
KITH is teaming up with MoMI to celebrate Henson’s work with a limited-edition capsule collection of tees and hoodies. Prices: $48 to $160.
NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC
Experience Oscar-winning film Amadeus like never before—projected onto a giant screen while an orchestra performs the Mozart sound track live. You’ll get two prime orchestra seats at the screening and attend a post-concert green room reception on Saturday, April 14, 2018. Price: $2,000 for two tickets.
Master & Dynamic’s MW60 wireless headphones, customized with a preselected playlist, curated by the Philharmonic $550.
10% of the retail price from these items purchased in store and online as well as 100% of the experiences purchased will be donated to the corresponding institution through Sunday, December 24.
To learn more or to purchase one of these exclusive experiences, please email ClientServices@BergdorfGoodman.com
or visit BG.com/Holiday