Hadrian Award & Watch Award

Every year, World Monuments Fund honors accomplished individuals with the Hadrian Award and the Watch Award. Both awards are presented during the annual Hadrian Gala in New York City. For more information, please contact WMF at 646-424-9594 or development@wmf.org.

Recent Honorees

Mica Ertegün & Ellsworth Kelly (2014)

Roberto Hernández Ramírez (2013)

Kenneth Chenault (2012)

Ronald and Jo Carole Lauder

More Honorees

  • 2014 Mica Ertegün 
  • 2014 Ellsworth Kelly 
  • 2013 Roberto Hernández Ramírez 
  • 2013 Andrew B. Cogan and Knoll 
  • 2012 Kenneth Chenault 
  • 2012 The Duke of Devonshire KCVO, CBE, DL 
  • 2011 Ronald and Jo Carole Lauder 
  • 2011 Marcela Perez de Cuellar 
  • 2010 Ratan N. Tata and the Tata family 
  • 2009 David Rockefeller, Jr. 
  • 2008 Houghton, Doreen, and Graeme Freeman and the Freeman Foundation 
  • 2007 Rahmi M. Koç, Semahat Arsel, Suna Kiraç, and the Koç Family 
  • 2006 His Highness Maharaja Gajsinghji II of Jodhpur
  • 2005 John Julius, Viscount Norwich
  • 2004 Carlos Slim Helú
  • 2003 Eugene Thaw
  • 2002 Hélène and Michel David-Weill
  • 2001 James D. Wolfensohn
  • 2000 Harvey Golub
  • 1999 The Sainsbury Brothers
  • 1998 Richard Hampton Jenrette
  • 1997 Phyllis Lambert
  • 1996 His Highness The Aga Khan
  • 1995 Lord Rothschild
  • 1994 David Rockefeller
  • 1993 Dominique de Menil
  • 1992 Marella and Giovanni Agnelli
  • 1991 Mrs. Vincent Astor
  • 1990 His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales
  • 1989 Paul Mellon
  • 1988 Carlo De Benedetti