About the Friends

    The Friends of the Art Museum of the Americas (Friends) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that supports the mission of the OAS' AMA | Art Museum of the Americas through outreach and fundraising. Founded in the 1970s by Washington arts patron Barbara Gordon, the Friends encourage and facilitate engagement between the community and artists from across the Americas.

    Each year, the Friends host embassy receptions, concerts , lectures and other events to support the Museum.  Charitable donations to the Friends are fully tax deductible and support the public exhibits and educational programs at Art Museum of the Americas.

    Please join or donate here.

    Friends of the Art Museum of the Americas
    Board of Directors

    John Coppola, President
    Margarita Muñana de Beeck, Vice President
    Olga Herrera, Secretary
    Robert Berry, Treasurer

    Angela Adams
    Julia Diaz Asper
    Carol Einaudi
    William Farrand
    Juan Garcia
    Adriana Gluski
    Teresa Grana
    Consuelo Salinas de Pareja
    Angelique Sina
    Alexia Von Lipsey
    Deborah Ziska