Parties + Events


Harn Mixers

Harn Mixers are art-inspired gatherings and fundraisers hosted by Harn members and friends in the Gainesville community. Check out photos on Facebook from our past events at the homes of Eric + Sherri Amundson; Janet Davies + Kirk Anthony; and Hector Puig + Olga Vygovskaya.


(Sold Out) Hosts: David Etherington + Jeff Dunn

Friday, March 29, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

March into spring with a pleasant evening filled with art, conversation and community. Join us at the remarkable mid-twentieth century home of David Etherington and Jeff Dunn.

Designed in 1950 by architect M.H. Johnson, this home is sure to catch your eye, and just wait until you see what is inside. Enjoy a variety of art, including paintings by Alyne Harris, Irene Salley, Mike Segal, Ellie Blair, Bill Schaaf and Annie Pais. Glass, ceramic and sculpture works by Frank James, Ann Stevens Hoffman, Paul Larkin, Christine Sibley and Tom Torrens. Also on view, various ornate keepsakes from explorations to India, Italy and Thailand among others.

Hosts: Wes + Brenda Wheeler

Thursday, May 2, 6 - 8 pm

Art is abloom! Join us for another art-inspired evening this spring highlighted by original and unique works of art at the home of Wes and Brenda Wheeler. Enjoy live music performed by Gainesville favorite Don David and see an array of local and Florida-based artists, including Leslie Peebles, Miriam Novak, Jim Carpenter, Diana Tonneson, Kimberly Wilcox, Tim Malles, Linda Pence, Eleanor Blair and Margaret Tolbert. View Florida nature photography by John Moran, Carlton Ward and Mac Stone as well as ceramics by Ana Varela.

Buy your ticket now and invite a friend to join you for a delightful evening of drinks, light eats, live music and art while supporting the Harn Museum of Art.

Learn more and reserve you tickets here


pARTy for Members & Friends

Saturday, March 30, 6:30 - 9 pm
Director Lee Anne Chesterfield cordially invites members & friends to a pARTy at the Harn Museum of Art.

6:30 - 7 pm: Director's Welcome & Special Remarks
7 - 9 pm: Hors d’oeuvres & Drinks

Beer Garden provided by First Magnitude Brewing Company.
See our new exhibitions: Divergent Convergence: The Arts of Creativity, Discovery & Inquiry, Inside Outside: Outside Inside – A Century of East Asian Landscapes 1900s-2000s, I, Too, Am America: Civil Rights Photographs by Steve Schapiro, Monsters and the Monstrous, The Art of Pedro Pablo Oliva, Art of Inquiry


  • Current Members* who joined before February 13 can RSVP here through March 20.
  • Current Members* who signed up on or after February 13 should RSVP via their email invitation. Invites are emailed within 3-5 days of signing up.

*If you are a UF faculty, staff or student member, use your GatorLink ( email address.


Questions about Member Events?

Contact: Allison Hudson, Assistant Director of Development at or 352.294.7054.

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Member pARTy: March 30

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