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FREE ARTS NYC ANNUAL ART AUCTION

 

CELEBRATING

GLENN O’BRIEN

 

HOSTED BY

RICHARD PRINCE

 

APRIL 27, 7-10PM
SILENT AUCTION & COCKTAILS
LIVE AUCTION AT 8:30PM

 

NEW YORK CITY

 

MUSIC BY
DJ GRAHAM CRAIG

 

AUCTIONEER
ALEXANDER GILKES
CO-FOUNDER, PADDLE8

 

ABOUT GLENN O'BRIEN

 

Glenn OBrien

Glenn O’Brien (b.1947) is a writer, editor, copywriter, creative director, and art director. After graduating from Georgetown University, O’Brien began his career in art and fashion in 1971 at Andy Warhol’s Interview magazine as Accessories Editor, later becoming Editor & Art Director of the magazine and then the first editor to hold the title “Editor-at-Large.”

Best known for his “Style Guy” column that began in 1999 at GQ Magazine, O’Brien has also regularly written for 10, 10 Man, Another Magazine, Another Man, Harper’s Bazaar, L’Uomo Vogue, the New York Times, Numero, Parkett, Purple Fashion, Self-Service, Vogue Nippon, Vogue Italia, Vogue Paris covering art, fashion, and beauty. He was also creative director of Barneys New York and has many Clios and Fifis in advertising and marketing.

O’Brien has also worked with a number of artists and exhibitions including Jean-Michel Basquiat, Richard Prince, Patrick Demarchelier, Roxanne Lowit, and Rob Pruitt, among many others. He has been an icon in the world of art and fashion for decades.

Artists

*to date

Donald Baechler
Gina Beavers
Jean-Baptiste Bernadet
Mr. Brainwash
Kadar Brock
Stefan Bruggeman Bruggeman
Loan Chabanol
Larry Clark
Todd DiCiurcio
Ryan Estap
Jan Frank
Sara Genn
Peter Halley
Eric Haze
Ana Kraš
Andrea Mary Marshall
Shantell Martin
James Nares
Julian Opie
Enoc Perez
Picasso
Ed Ruscha
Jackie Saccoccio
Ryan Conrad Sawyer
Laurie Simmons
Kate Simon
Mary Nelson Sinclair
Bosco Sodi
Ken Solomon
Kasper Sonne
Chris Succo
Donald Sultan
Peter Sutherland Sutherland
Swoon
Spencer Tunick
Ned Vena Vena
Massimo Vitali
Nick Walker
Lawrence Weiner
Chloe Wise
Christopher Wool
Dustin Yellin

At Free Arts, I learned that you can be yourself throughout anything you do or make.

-- Imani, Age 12 --

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Kate Bolduan
Anchor, CNN

Daniel Ehrmann
CHAIR
King Street Capital Management, L.P.

Garrett Fail
Partner, Business Finance & Restructuring, Weil, Gotshal & Manges

James Fox
CEO, Red Peak Branding

Nohra Haime
Director, Nohra Haime Gallery

Daniel Levine
Managing Partner, Tenfore Holdings

Jon Meyers
Governors Island Preservation and Education Corporation

David Mielke
Partner, PwC Transactions Services

Amanda Ross
Stylist

Kelly Rutherford
Actress

Linda Schaps
MA, MSW

Richard Schaps
CEO, Van Wagner Communications

Leslie Slover
Regional Head, Technology Center and Service Center for the Americas, Deutsche Bank

Trina Storfer
TREASURER
Executive Vice President, Mixed Media Group

Lindsay Taylor
SECRETARY
Taylor Art Advisory

Matthew B. Taylor
VICE CHAIR
Managing Partner, Kortright Capital Partners LP

Jon P. Venetos
Managing Director, Citadel LLC

Marlies Verhoeven Reijtenbagh
CEO and Co-Founder, The Cultivist

Jordan C. Zaken
Founder and CO-CIO, Gamut Capital

Liz Hopfan
Founding Executive Director, Free Arts NYC

 

ART & SPONSORSHIP

Michelle Hellman Cohen
Special Events & PR Consultant

Free Arts NYC

All proceeds benefit Free Arts NYC’s educational arts mentoring programs
for underserved youth and families.

 

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