Hermitage Greenfield Prize Dinner

2023 Hermitage Greenfield Prize Dinner



Sunday, April 16, 2023
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art

Hermitage Greenfield Prize Winners left to right: Martyna Majok (2018, Theater), Helga Davis (2019, Music), Aleshea Harris (2021, Theater), and Angélica Negrón (2022, Music)

Anchoring a series of events celebrating the prestigious Hermitage Greenfield Prize, this elegant dinner heralds the jury-selected prize recipient. The $30,000 Hermitage Greenfield Prize commission is awarded annually by the Hermitage Artist Retreat in partnership with the Greenfield Foundation, and rotates among music, theater, and visual art.

The 2023 Hermitage Greenfield Prize will be awarded in the discipline of visual art, and the newly commissioned work will premiere in Sarasota in the spring of 2025.

Past recipients of the Hermitage Greenfield Prize include: Angélica Negrón, composer/instrumentalist (2022); Aleshea Harris, playwright (2021); Helga Davis, composer/performer (2019); Martyna Majok, playwright (2018); David Burnett, photojournalist (2017); Coco Fusco, interdisciplinary artist (2016); Bobby Previte, composer/drummer (2015); Nilo Cruz, playwright (2014); Trenton Doyle Hancock, visual artist (2013); Vijay Iyer, composer/pianist (2012); John Guare, playwright (2011); Sanford Biggers, visual artist (2010); Craig Lucas, playwright (2009); and Eve Beglarian, composer (2009).

$5,000 Platinum Sponsor
– Podium recognition. 
– VIP table of eight.
– Champagne for your table.
– Table photo with Hermitage Greenfield Prize Winner.
– Acknowledgment on invitation, program, and website.

$3,500 Gold Sponsor
– Premiere table of six.
– Acknowledgment on invitation, program, and website.

$2,000 Silver Sponsor
– Preferred seating for four.
– Acknowledgment on invitation, program, and website.

$1,000 Benefactor
– Preferred seating for two.
– Acknowledgment on invitation, program, and website.

Anticipated non-tax-deductible value is $100 per guest.

For sponsorship information, contact:
Amy Wallace
(941) 475-2098, Ext. 2.

Presented in partnership with
The Greenfield Foundation



Sondra Biller and Carole Crosby



Community Foundation of Sarasota County


Gerald and Sondra Biller


Gulf Coast Community Foundation

Christine Boone and Marletta Darnall

Carole Crosby and Larry Wickless


Flora Major

Tina and Dan Napoli

Charlotte and Charles Perret

Nelda Thompson

Scott Zelniker, The Zelniker Dorfman Carr & Heritage Group at UBS Financial Services, Inc.



Robyn and Charles Citrin



Francine Achbar and Stuart Mushlin

Ellen Berman and Roy Cohen

Carol White Bold and Larry Bold

Terry Brackett

Murray Bring and Kay Delaney

Bulrush Foundation

Maryann Casey

Patricia and Chris Caswell

Rebecca Cook and Bernard Dickens

Georgia Court and Robin Radin

David and Linda Green

Ben and Gigi Huberman

Jim and Celia Jackson

Christine Jennings and Dr. Sarah Pappas

Key Agency, Inc.

Diana Lager

Lucie and David Lapovsky

Alyssia Lazin Kapic and Pavel Kapic

Judith M. Liersch

Barbara J. Lorry, PhD 

Andy and Ruth Maass

Cornelia Matson

Liz and Duncan Richardson

Felice Schulaner and Dennis Rees

Ed and Claudia Swan

Williams Parker Attorneys at Law

Mary Lou Winnick


The Hermitage Greenfield Prize Celebration is presented in partnership with the Community Foundation of Sarasota County.

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