The American Friends of Museums in Israel represents and raises funds for eight museums located throughout Israel: Design Museum Holon, Haifa City Museum, Haifa Museum of Art, Hermann Struck Museum, Mané-Katz Museum, National Maritime Museum, Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art, and the Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem.

We are collaborating with Artsy, a leading online auction platform, to present our Fine Art Benefit Auction with artists from around the world. Please note there is no sales tax on any lots purchased in the American Friends of Museums in Israel’s benefit auction.

If you would like more information on the lots, please call Enid Shapiro at (917) 698-0403 or email her at

Bidding on the American Friends of Museums in Israel’s auction opens exclusively on May 10th at 10am EDT (7am PDT) and will close on May 24th at 6pm EDT (3pm PDT).