[STartUP] Reception & Auction

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The Art Students League of New York

215 West 57th Street

New York, NY 10019

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To celebrate the 125th anniversary of the Art Students League of New York's building we're doing something new, something wonderful! We’re throwing open the doors to host [STartUP], MAKE art, SEE art, BE art—an extravaganza of parties and experiential events May 11-12, 2018 at our landmark home in the heart of Midtown Manhattan.

On Friday, May 11th, join collectors, gallerists, artists, and patrons of the League at the [STartUP] Reception & Auction, the kick-off event for [STartUP] weekend. Enjoy cocktails and sumptuous hors d’oeuvres while viewing works by renowned League Instructors and Alumni exhibited in studios evoking the gandeur of the Vanderbilt Gallery. Bid and buy artwork by League Instructors, Alumni, Students, and Young Artists.

7:00 pm Doors Open
7:30 pm Welcome Remarks by Michael Rips, Executive Director
9:30 pm Auction Closes

Cocktail attire

Our Instructors' works are LIVE on Paddle8 NOW! Bid for some of the League masters' works!

Special thanks to our

[STartUP] Sponsors


Extell Development Company


Aela Morgan

WAM Partners


Ludmila Bidwell

Mason Investment Advisory Services


Chris T. Concannon

Dr. Paul & Diana Frank

Robin Lechter Frank

Thomas E. Harvey

Lidia J. Leon


David & Nathan Mandelbaum Families

Sunshine & Associates, LLC


Armadillo Art & Craft

Davis & Gilbert

Golden Artist Colors, Inc.

Paul Roux

SterlingRisk Insurance

Rosetta & Michael Volkov

WithumSmith+Brown, PC


Sheila Berger & Michael Rips

Beth Berns & Larry Bressler

Ron & Lisa Chakravarti


Judah M. Feigenbaum

Jack L. Gordon Architects, PC

Jack Howard-Potter

Latifa Kosta

Carole McDermott

Janice Roudebush & Frank DeRosa

Henry Roux


Selva Sanjinés Schenkman

Len Sirowitz

Sterling National Bank

Elizabeth Stern

Elizabeth &Thomas Vales

Wilk Auslander LLP

Want to learn more about [STartUP] Weekend? Visit the League's profile page for all [STartUP] events!

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The Art Students League of New York

215 West 57th Street

New York, NY 10019

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