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Unframed: ACRIA Benefit Auction
5-8pm Tuesday 20 May 2008
Charles Cowles Gallery - 537 W. 24 St, New York NY
Momenta Benefit 2008
Auction 5-6pm, Raffle 7-9pm
Wednesday 21 May 2008
White Columns - 320 W. 13 St (entrance on Horatio St), New York NY
$100 (entry) / $225 (entry + raffle tickets)
ACRIA, the Aids Community Research Initiative of America holds their benefit auction tonight at Chelsea's Charles Cowles Gallery featuring unframed works by Margaret Evangenline, James Nares, Jim Hodges, Joe Andoe, and others. ACRIA is a New York based, independent not-for-profit that has been working since 1991 towards the advancement of HIV/AIDS research, treatment, and education. Tickets for the auction are available at the door for $20 and include cocktails provided by Belvedere Vodka.
Tomorrow night meanwhile Brooklyn's Momenta Art, a non-profit artist-run charitable organization and exhibition site hold their thirteenth annual benefit auction and raffle at White Columns. Patrons who purchase raffle tickets to the event will gain admittance for two to the party and auction tomorrow, a guaranteed work of art from the raffle bin, and a chance to bid in the silent auction on other works by Carol Bove, Huma Bhabha, Wolfgang Tillmans, Trisha Donnelly, Rirkrit Tiravanija, Anne Collier, and others. To buy tickets please visit Momenta's website.