Benefiting Visual Aid programs for artists with life-threatening illnesses.
THURSDAY, APRIL 22, 2010, 6-9pm
Preview begins at 6pm with light hors d’oeuvres, desserts and wine.
Live Auction begins at 7pm with celebrity auctioneer Stephen Tourell
Followed by Champagne Toasts and a Chocolate Tasting Bar
Generously hosted by Chronicle Books, 680 Second Street, San Francisco
Call Visual Aid at 415-777-8242 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
$50 admission at the door, walk-ins welcome.
75+ auction includes luxury items from: Jeanine Payer, St.
Dizier Design, Avalon Hotel, Postrio, Avra Organic Spa, Yoshi's SF, Berkeley
Rep, Aquariva, Sumi Sushi, Kronos Quartet, Periscope Cellars, Salon Bao Bao,
American Institute Of Architects, Epi Center Med Spa, Cowgirl Creamery, Joie de
Vivre Hotels, Chronicle Books, Elite Café, Macys, Beach Blanket Babylon, CIIS, Great
Kolor, Foreign Cinema, Sumi Sushi, Peet’s, Magic Theatre, Trade Mark, Jok
Church, Red and White, First Crush, Broc Cellars, Contigo, diPietro Todd Salon
and many more
Works of art donated by these fine galleries: Gallery Paule Anglim, Andrea Schwartz Gallery, Cain Schulte Gallery, Toomey Tourell Fine Art, Catharine Clark Gallery, Alphonse Berber Gallery, Brian Gross Fine Art, Marx & Zavattero, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Hang Art, Michael Rosenthal Gallery, Artzone 461, Don Soker Contemporary Art, Altman Siegel Gallery, 20x200, Paul Thiebaud Gallery, Mark Wolfe Contemporary Art, Robert Tat Gallery, Aurobora Press, Dolby Chadwick Gallery and more.
Featured artists include: Christo, Kirsten Stolle, Rex Ray, Libby Black, Masami Teraoka, Timothy Cummings, Jerome Caja, Ryan Martin, Lucy Puls, Michael Tole, Leslie Lusardi, Michael Beck, Tim Yankosky, Charles Gatewood, Ann Chamberlain, Igor Josifov, Catherine Saiki, Phillip Hua, Betty Merken, Shinpei Kusanagi, Adam Cahoon, Tyrell Collins, Jose Arenas, Danae Anderson, Anthony May, Heidi McDowell, Carol Dalton, Minoru Nishiki, Joel Hoyer, Ryoko Tajiri, Andreas Reinhardt, Heather Patterson, James Aarons, Livia Stein, Donald Feasel, Jane Hambleton, James Naysmuth, Loewy and Puiseux, Lea Feinstein, Leslie Morgan, Justin Margitich, Keira Kotler, Nicholas Coley, Jenn Shifflet, Andrew Zuckerman, Kara Maria and others.
Luscious refreshments provided by: Blue Angel Vodka, Café Madeleine, TCHO, Leonidas Chocolates, Mission Minis, DeLessio, The Only Cookie, Andersen Bakery, Castro Village Wine Co. and many more.
Auction sponsor angels: Chronicle Books, Zipcar, Sterling Art Services, General Graphics, FastFrame, Under Glass and ToomeyTourell Fine Art.