- NYC 12/02/2012 (WBAI)
The WBAI Benefit Art Show and Auction has been rescheduled to December 5 at 7:30pm due to complicattions resulting from the recovery from Hurricane Sandy.
Online bidding has begun with the opportunity to preview and bid on artworks prior to the silent auction evening, at the Steve Kasher Gallery, 521 West 23rd St.,NYC.
Go here to browse and bid on a wide array of artwork donated by 100 of NYC's distinguished artists.
WBAI has been honored by the outpouring of support for the auction by NYC's art community. All 2-d and 3-d media are included in the show; painting, works on paper, art books, sculpture, printmaking, photography, posters, and collage. They include contemporary works as well as noted historical pieces donated by the estates of prominent artists owing to the artists' known affection for WBAI.
The live auction will be attended by many of your favorite WBAI producers, the contributing artists, as well as several celebrity guests.
Contributing artists include:
Raja Aissa, Saul Appelbaum, Jonathan Auch, Richard Avedon, Melanie Baker, Fran Bealor, Liza Bear, Leonardo Benzant, Marcia Berstein, Nancy Burson, Theresa Byrnes, BrainardCarey, Chambliss Giobbi, Roy Colmer,Beatrice Coron, Frank Craven, Elise Engler, Collette V. Fournier, Deborah Freedman, Phyllis Galembo, Andrew Garn, Allen Ginsberg, Max Ginsburg, John Gonzalez, Stanley Greenberg,
Dimitry Gubin, Robert Hale, Richard Haas, Ron Haviv, Alfredo Jaar, Bonnie Josephson, Anton Kandinsky, Marc Kehoe, Dred scott Keyes, Yashua Klos, David Krase, Robert Lach, Jack Laroux, Gilles Larrain, Louise Lawler, Ligorano/Reese, Jennifer MacFarlane, Jennifer Mack, Stephen Mallon, John Malloy, Thelma Mathias, Fred W. McDarrah, Barbara Mensch, Elias Melad, Arnold Mesches, Ann Messner,
Charles Mingus lll, Gail Nathan, Ruth Bauer Neustadter, Moano Niumeitolu, Kevin Noble, Cherie Nutting, Alice O'Malley, Ken Paprocki, Valerie Piraino, Aga Ousseinov, Tom Otterness, Carlos Pinto, Faith Ringgold, Saul Robbins, Arlene Rush, Mark Saltz, Claude Samton, Tony Savino, Carl Scorza, Davina Semo, Stephen Shames, Kiki Smith, Ming Smith,Nina Sobell, Helen Stummer, Anita Thacher, Spencer Tunick, Judith Turner, Carlos Vanegas, Marjorie Van Dyke, Ken Van Sickle,
Charlene Weisler, Lorraine Williams, And others -
WBAI is actually hosting and establishing an art event that is proving to be the go-to event of the season!
Curated by: Jim Wintner
Special Thanks to: Nina Felshin, Harley Spiller/Franklin Furnace & Robert Curcio
Purchase Art Auction Tickets Here
Please note: Tickets are a SUGGESTED DONATION ONLY and not mandatory for attending the auction. It guarantees you immediate entry when numbers of people arriving and space in the gallery for all to enter is limited.