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The Children’s Cancer & Blood Foundation Announces 7th Annual Contemporary Art Auction
June 18, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Children’s Cancer & Blood Foundation (CCBF) is hosting its seventh annual Contemporary Art Auction on Wednesday, June 18th from 6 pm to 9 pm at Phillips – 450 Park Avenue. The evening will feature after-hour access to Phillips, a cocktail reception and the opportunity to browse and bid on CCBF’s diverse collection of paintings, photographs and sculptures. Proceeds from this event directly support the Division of Pediatric Hematology & Oncology at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Art featured in the auction will include works by artists Guido Argentini, Wayne Gonzales, Peter Halley, Candida Hofer, Zhang Huan, Michele Oka Doner, Richard Pettibone, Richard Serra, Massimo Vitali, Richard Wathen, Lawrence Weiner and more.
Auction tickets are available for $50; however, buyers need not be present to bid. Pre- and absentee- bids can be placed by clicking http://childrenscbf.org/content/place-bid-artwork. All artwork has been donated by the artists, so acquisitions will be free of sales tax and buyer’s premium, allowing all proceeds to go directly to CCBF. For further information about supporting and participating in the event, contact Jennifer Zaleski at (212) 297-4336 or firstname.lastname@example.org.