Photos, and Dancing, and More Books!!!
I've known artists before they took Jackie's course and then saw what can only be described as metamorphic differences in how professionally they went about finding galleries and working with them after the course. Truly, I'm not sure there's anything Jackie doesn't know about the emerging art market, having seen in it from the administration, dealer, and the artist's points of view. Here are the details for the event:
Cue Art FoundationI think it's open the public, but you can call to make sure if you're not among the thousand or so people invited already.
Thursday, June 18, 2009
6:00pm - 8:00pm
511 West 25th Street, ground floor, Btwn 10th and 11th Ave
New York, NY
Then, thanks to those lovely patrons of the arts, MAO and Dr. Quiz, we're off to "Some Like It Hot," Aperture's first Summer Party. MAO tells the story:
So the Aperture Foundation got artist Thomas Allen to donate this amazing print for their First Annual Summer Party on June 18th.
So, anyone who buys a party ticket for $150, gets this
coolhot print for free!
The print is an 8 x 10 signed C-Print, in an edition of 250.
So, Even if you can't make it to the party.. the print is worth well over $150.
More info on Photographer Thomas Allen, you'll find it here.
This great print and party event tickets can be purchased here :
Here are the Event Details..See you at the Party!
-------------------------------------------APERTURE SUMMER PARTY
SOME LIKE IT HOT!
THURSDAY, JUNE 18, 8:00-11:00 PM
COCKTAILS AND FESTIVITIES, PLUS:
An exclusive limited-edition print by Thomas Allen, commissioned byAperture!
A raffle of choice items, including a commissioned portrait by MatthewPillsbury!
Live music by Garage-Rock Band the Willowz!
CO-CHAIRED BY: , Michael Hoeh, Cathy Kaplan, Severn Taylor
Please join Aperture for the foundation’s first summer party celebrating
great photography and music at Aperture’s fabulous gallery space in the
heart of Chelsea’s art district. The backdrop for the party is the
spectacular Edge of Vision: Abstraction in Contemporary Photography
exhibition, curated by Lyle Rexer.
Tickets are $150 for a single, and $150 for a double. All ticket holders
(single and dual) will receive an exclusive limited edition print by Thomas
Allen (pictured above) created specially for the event. Guests will mingle
with Aperture artists, enjoy cocktails and canapés, have the chance to win
spectacular raffle items, including a commissioned portrait by Matthew
Pillsbury, and hear the live music from the Willowz "One of America's most promising young bands."-The .
Some Like It Hot is co-chaired by Michael Foley, Aperture patron and
collector Michael Hoeh and Aperture board members Cathy Kaplan, and Severn Taylor.
All proceeds from the party will go towards Aperture’s publications, exhibitions, and public programs.
WHEN AND WHERE: THURSDAY, June 18, 2009 8:00 pm
Subway: C, E to 23rd Street and 8th Avenue or 1 to 28th Street and 7th
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