Several drawings from my "Selfsploitation" project will be exhibited in NYC this March. The work will be for sale with the proceeds benefiting a good cause. See info below:
NOW SHOWING features NYC’s most promising emerging artists along with literary performances by Lili Taylor and Jesse Eisenberg; a strolling fashion show; live music by Max Vernon; an exhibition of purchasable artwork; and a special performance by chamber-rock trio Rasputina.
Participating artists and musicians are past winners of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, which has an 88-year legacy and a roster of famous winners including Andy Warhol, Truman Capote, Joyce Carol Oates, Robert Redford and Richard Avedon.
WHEN: Wednesday, March 9, 2011, from 7 – 11pm
WHERE: Astor Center, 399 Lafayette St. at East 4th St., NY, NY 10003
7:00 – 8:30pm: VIP Preview, $125 (open bar and hors d’oeuvres)
8:30 – 11:00pm: General Admission, $30 (open bar)
Tickets go on sale in January at www.artandwriting.org. Proceeds benefit the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, the nonprofit organization that presents the Scholastic Awards.
Lauren Simkin Berke