deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum's Signature Event

Honoring Phyllis and Jerome L. Rappaport

Saturday, May 12 

The Party

Join deCordova friends and supporters for this signature event celebrating Phyllis and Jerome L. Rappaport for their oustanding contributions to deCordova. Guest will enjoy a cocktail hour, seated dinner catered by MAX Ultimate Food, and dancing! Proceeds from Party for the Park provide vital support to deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum. 

The Rappaport Prize

The Rappaport Prize exemplifies the Rappaport's extraordinarily generous leadership support, which has impacted every aspect of deCordova for over 20 years.

Rappaport Prize Winners

Sam Durant                         Ursula von Rydingsvard

Barkley Hendricks                Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons

Matt Saunders                     Abelardo Morell

Liz Deschenes                     Sarah Walker

Ann Pibal                            Debra Olin

Suara Welitoff                     John Bisbee

Orly Genger                        Lars-Erik Fisk

Liza Johnson                       Annee Spileos Scott

David Cole                          Jennifer Hall

Photo Gallery

Relive the fun from Party for the Park 2017 by viewing the event photos here! To receive a digital copy of your photo, please email Lizbie Harbison at [email protected].

Raise the Paddle 2018

Raise the Paddle provides vital funds to support the Sculpture Park, deCordova's unique asset and the inspiration for our curatorial program and learning and engagement initiatives.


For general information, please contact:
Lizbie Harbison, Individual Giving Manager, [email protected] | 781.259.3631

For information regarding Corporate Sponsorship, please contact:
Sharon Glennon, Director of Corporate Relations and Art Loan Program, [email protected] | 781.259.3625


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