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El Museo del Barrio Celebrates With a Hamptons Cocktail Evening at the Home of Kenneth & Maria Fishel

Photo Credits: Society Allure / Rob Rich


Friends of El Museo del Barrio congregated at the Bridgehampton home of Maria Fishel and Ken Fishel for a cocktail evening to celebrate the forthcoming Annual Gala taking place September 7th, 2023 honoring Coco Fusco and the Beckmann Family.  The evening will be a celebration of the honorees’ contributions to the arts and the announcement of the inaugural Maestro Dobel Latinx Art Prize winner.


Ken Fishel, Maria Fishel, Patrick Chartenal, William Haseltine, Maria Eugenia Maury, Karla Harwich, Peter Harwich
photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939

At the elegant, tented soiree Guests experienced a literal taste of Latin culture with an authentic Latin musical band as well as classic dishes and cocktails from event sponsor and El Museo partner, Maestro Dobel Tequila and then danced the evening away.

Maria Fishel photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939Hearther Norgard, Maria Fishel, Antoneta Landa 

photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939Lauren Day Roberts, Robin Cofer, Katlean DeMonchy, Josephine DiMaura, Maria Fishel, Maria Elena Christensen, Ruth Miller, Randi Schatz, Jacqueline Murphy photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939Cameron Silver, Marina Keiler 

photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939Bill, Ramona Singer

photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939David Weiner, Elizabeth Steimbergrrrrphoto by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939rrAlexandra Fishel, Bradley Fishel

photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939Leesa Rowland photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939Eugenia Valliades photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939rrGrimanesa Amoroa, Marsin Mogielski, Cheri Kaufman photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939rrphoto by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939DOBEL photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939rr


Notable attendees included: Maria Fishel, Ken Fishel, Patrick Charpenel, Maria Eugenia Maury, William Haseltine, Karla Harwich, Heather Norgard, Antonieta Landa, Wendy Feterman, Elena Gibbs, Sylvia Hemmingway, Bradley Fishel, Alexandra Fishel, Robert Fishel, Beth Fishel, Alie Mitchell, Cheri Kaufman, Bill Schlight, Jennifer Miller, Leesa Rowland, Larry Wohl, Randi Schatz, Rebecca Seawright, Cameron Silver, Ramona Singer, Bill Kent, Tracey Turco, David Weiner, Elizabeth Steimberg, Preston Bailey, Jonathan Marder, and Jean Shafiroff.

photo by Rob Rich/ ©2023 516-676-3939

About El Museo del Barrio:

El Museo del Barrio is the nation’s leading Latinx and Latin American cultural institution. The Museum welcomes visitors of all backgrounds to discover the artistic landscape of these communities through its extensive Permanent Collection, varied exhibitions and publications, bilingual public programs, educational activities, festivals, and special events.

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