Benefits & Galas
2016 ANNUAL BENEFIT & ART AUCTION
Monday, April 4, 2016, 6-9pm
The National Arts Club
15 Gramercy Park South, New York, NY 10003
Pioneer – $125 per ticket
Catalyst – $250 per ticket (+2 Raffle tickets)
Trailblazer – $500 per ticket (+4 Raffle tickets)
Champion – $1,000 per ticket (+10 Raffle tickets)
Visionary – $2,500 per ticket (+10 Raffle tickets and a limited-edition print)
Please join us for our 2016 Annual Benefit, which will be held at the National Arts Club, an historic landmarked site on Monday, April 4, from 6 to 9 pm. The celebratory evening at this historic Gramercy Park mansion will include cocktails and gourmet hors d’oeuvres, a silent and live auction featuring work by acclaimed artists, live music, and much more.
Pre-bidding is now open! View Auction Items.
The Annual Benefit is an occasion for the Center to pay tribute to individuals who have made a lasting contribution to the practice or interpretation of book arts in the contemporary art world. We are especially pleased to be acknowledging the following 2016 honorees:
Editor, Contemporary Editions,
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Proprietor of Ursus Books and
Promoter of artist books and art books
Writer, book and multimedia Artist and
Pioneer in visual literature and design authorship
Purchase tickets now through the links at the top of this page. Your support is crucial to the Center’s success. We thank you and look forward to celebrating with you!
The Center thanks the following collaborators:
Auctioneer: Christina Geiger, Bonhams New York
Music: Jeremy Manasia, piano
Catering: The National Arts Club
Photography: Shannon Nallan
Floral Design: Roni Gross
Award Design: Karen Gorst Calligraphy
Invitation Design: Paul Moxon
If you cannot attend, but would like to make a fully tax-deductible donation to the Center, you may do so on our Contribute page.
About the Benefit Patron Committee
By joining the Benefit Patron Committee (purchasing a ticket at the Catalyst level or higher), you will be recognized as a leading supporter of the Center, and your name will be printed on the elegant benefit invitation. Benefit Patron Committee members will also receive complimentary tickets for the exclusive raffle of a limited edition print or book produced by the Center.
Tickets are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. (The value of the goods/services provided to you, in return for your donation, is $50 per ticket at the Groundbreaker, Trailblazer, and Champion levels, and $100 per ticket at the Visionary level.)