Governance & Advisors

Current Exhibition:

The Big Hope Show

October 3, 2015 – September 4, 2016

AVAM's latest exhibition champions the radiant and transformative power of HOPE, and features work by 25+ visionary artists, among them many "super survivors" of enormous personal traumas.

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Visionary News:

Experience Encantada

Encantada is the new restaurant located on AVAM's 3rd floor that features local Chesapeake cooking. Drawing on the importance of "roots," both creative and culinary, Encantada supports regional farms, ranches, and aqua-culture, thus nurturing the concept of sustainability. Experience this enchanted escape where boundaries are blurred and tastes are celebrated.

Visit EncantadaBaltimore.com or call 410-752-1000 for reservations or more info.

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Officers

Christopher Goelet, Chair
Rebecca A. Hoffberger, President and Founder
Holly Gudelsky Stone, Treasurer

Members

Matthew Gorra, Esq.
Tsognie Hamilton
Pat Handal
Marilyn Meyerhoff
Lisa Revson
Renee Wooding

Leroy Hoffberger, Chairman Emeritus & Founder

Honorary Members

Victor Stone, Chairman of the British Friends of the American Visionary Art Museum

National Advisory Board

Patch Adams, M.D., Medical Rights Activist, Author, Clown for Peace
Julian Bond, Former Chair NAACP, Human Rights Activist
Taylor Branch, Pulitzer Prize Awardee for History, Author & Activist
Susan Baerwald & Marcy Carsey, TV & Media Developers, Collectors, Owners: Just Folk Gallery
Professor Colin Eisler, Robert Lehman Professor at New York University
Eve Ensler, Playwright, Human Rights Activist
Sam Feldman, Social Entrepreneur & Philanthropist
John Glover, Actor & Philanthropist
Julia Butterfly Hill, Environmental Activist & Author
Regenia A. Perry, Ph.D., Professor Emerita of African and African American Art, Virginia Commonwealth University
Frank Warren, Author, Lecturer, Creator PostSecret
John Waters, Filmmaker & Artist