Despite serious meteorological and technical difficulties, the auction was held and was a great success.
Art For Haiti NYC raised over $35,000 for Doctors Without Borders.
The auction and benefit was made possible by donations and the very hard work and dedication of :
Organizing Committee Keith Miller, Mindy Miller, Elisabeth Holm
Design, Installation Adam Uhl
Artist Biographies Gillian Linman
Website Nick DePirro
Installation, Logistics Barbara & Jerard Deravan
Outreach and Support Brookie Maxwell/Gallery138
Auctioneer Steve Broujos
DJs Rich Bologna/Dan Hai
Volunteers: Alie Cirgenski, Barbara And Gerard Dervan, Jesse Bercowetz, Suzanne Goldenberg, Alexandra Cunningham, Amanda Citarella, Liza Rose Ciraldo, Elena Goucharova, Paula Campanaro, Isabella Gambuto, Alex Mallis, Melissa Barbagallo, Jon Wilson, Natalie Saltiel, Julie Wang
Participating Galleries Include: Gallery 138, George Adams Gallery, Pavel Zoubouk Gallery, Mixed Greens Gallery, Florence Lynch Gallery
Special Thanks: Steven Holm, The Little Owl, Market Table, Sign-A-Rama Manhattan, Shelley Holm, Harry Skydell, Sabrina Blaichman, Crush Wine & Spirits, Murray’s Cheese Shop and Posters Please Inc., Juice Box Wines, Peter Thorsen, Harold Brodye, Susie and Kevin Davis, Bottino, Zampa
Underwriters: Debra and Paul Appelbaum, Judy and Steve Eick, Lauren and Scott Galit, Shelley Holm, Stephen Holm, Michelle and Adam Miller, Mindy and Russell Miller, Sherri and Brett Miller
And all the artists who donated work.
Ilan Averbuch, Melanie Baker, Will Barnett, Stephen Barnwell, Hugo Bastidas, Jesse Bercowetz, Jane Benson, Sebastian Black, Terry Boddie, Louise Bourgeois, William Crump, Jay Davis, Paula DeLuccia, Elizabeth Demaray, Nick DePirro, Lesley Dill, Stephanie Dinkins, John Fekner & Don Leicht, Joy Garnett, Milton Glaser, Kate Gilmore, Suzanne Goldenberg, Nancy Goldring, Michelle Hailey, Joseph Heidecker, William Lamson, Andrew Lenaghan, Thomas Lendvai, Marc Lepson, Joan Linder, Giles Lyon, Henrietta Mantooth, Brookie Maxwell, Esperanza Mayobre, Taylor McKimens, Felipe Mujica, Ivan Navarro, Joe Mama-Nitzberg and Marc Swanson, William Oberst, Itziar Okariz, Tom Otterness, Judith Page, Nicole Parcher, Amy Park, Louise Peabody, Begonia Santa-Cecilia, Berty Skuber, Dread Scott, Rivka Shiffman Katvan, Walter Sipser, Paul Takeuchi, Kamilla Talbot, Zeffrey Throwell, Johanna Unzueta, Paul Villinski, Mark Wagner, Andy Warhol, Charlotta Westergren, Kenneth Willardt, Hank Willis Thomas, Emna Zghal
In light of the current situation in Haiti, we cordially invite you to attend a show and art auction to benefit Doctors Without Borders’ (Medecins Sans Frontieres/MSF) Haiti relief. Through the efforts of MSF, we can directly and positively affect human lives on the ground.
100% of the funds will go directly to Doctors Without Borders.
We will be accepting cash, check, or credit (all checks should be made out and credit cards will be charged to Doctors Without Borders).
Please join us:
7:00 PM, Wednesday February 10, 2010
(auction begins promptly at 8:30)
601 West 26th Street (@ 11th Ave.)