Absentee bidding ended at 12pm on Tuesday, April 22. Ticket holders may view and bid on the auction at the event on Wendesday, April 23 from 7:00-10:30pm. Successful bidders will be notified by telephone by Friday, April 25.

All works on paper are framed, thanks to Chelsea Frames for their contributions.


Silent Auction

Laurie Anderson
Chair at the Booth Theater, 2005
Graphite and inkjet print on paper
17 x 11 inches
Value: $1,000
Current bid: $500
Courtesy of the artist

Alice Aycock
The Thousand and One Nights in the Mansion of Bliss, 1983/92
Edition 19/45
9-color silkscreen
39.25 x 27.5 inches
Value: $1,500
Current bid: $800
Courtesy of the artist

Donald Baechler
Chocolate, 2007
33-color silkscreen
Edition 5/5
Published by Pace Editions, Inc.
Image size: 57 3/4 x 40 1/2 inches
Paper Size: 57 3/4 x 40 1/2 inches
Value: $8,000
Current bid: $4,000
Courtesy of the artist

Ross Bleckner
Untitled, 2008
Oil on paper
37.5 x 25 inches
Value: $20,000
Current bid: $8,000
Courtesy of the artist

Delia Brown
Studio for Trista, from the series Friends on Flokati, 2005
Oil on wood panel
18 x 24 inches
Value: $12,000
Current bid: $2,200
Courtesy of the artist

The Bruce High Quality Foundation
Guggenderby, 2007
Medium C-print
34 x 34 inches
Value: $4,000
Current bid: $2,000
Courtesy of The Bruce High Quality Foundation

David Byrne
Better Living Through Chemistry: Rainbow/Cobra Pipe, 1995
Edition 1/5
Cibachrome with glossy lamination on aluminum backing with woodbrace frame on back
29 ½ x 37 ¾ inches
Value: $5,000
Current bid: $2,500
Courtesy of the artist

Peter Coffin
Untitled (Sculpture Silhouette Array), 2008
Embossed paper
Edition 12/25
22 X 31 inches
Value: $2,500
Current bid: $1,200
Courtesy of the artist and Andrew Kreps Gallery

Zoe Crosher
LAX Four Points from the series The Window (LAX), 2002
Lightjet print mounted on aluminum
Edition 2/5
27 x 27 inches
Value: $3,250
Current bid: $2,000
Courtesy of the artist and DCKT Contemporary

Adam Cvijanovic
Untitled (Study for a Bedroom Ceiling), 2008
Oil on Mylar
11x11 inches
Value: $5,000
Current bid: $2,500
Courtesy of the artist and Bellwether

E. V. Day
Mummified Barbie (Black Glitter / No Eyes), 2008
Barbie doll and mixed media
12 x 2.5 x 3 inches
Value: $3,000
Current bid: $1,500
Courtesy of the artist

Marc Dennis
Bird Thinking of Cloud #10, 2001
Oil on canvas mounted on panel
11 x 9 inches
Value: $3,000
Current bid: $1,500
Courtesy of the artist

Jane Dickson
1 In Wins, 2005/06
Oilstick on linen
24 x 27 inches
Value: $10,500
Current bid: $5,000
Courtesy of the artist

David Dupuis
It Rains on Our Love II, 2006
Color pencil, graphite, and collage on paper
7.5 x 5.5 inches
Value: $1,500
Current bid: $800
Courtesy of the artist and Derek Eller Gallery

Iran do Espírito Santo
CRTN Raisonné 4, 2008
Permanent marker on paper
22.5 x 30 inches
Value: $11,500
Current bid: $5,500
Courtesy of the artist and Sean Kelly Gallery, New York

Phillip Estlund
Embanked Borderland, 2008
Cardboard, foam, latex, lexan and wood
22 x 40 x 20 inches
Value: $8,500
Current bid: $4,000
Courtesy of the artist and Gavlak, West Palm Beach

Stephen Frailey
Untitled
Ink jet print
8 x 8 inches, 16 x 16 framed
Value: $2,000
Current bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist

Isca Greenfield-Sanders
Parachute (Blue), 2008
Mixed media watercolor with color pencil
8 x 8 inches
Value: $3,000
Current bid: $1,500
Courtesy of Goff + Rosenthal, NY

Shilpa Gupta
No Explosives (Street 1), 2007
No Explosives (Street 7), 2007
Photographic prints
Two images,11.8 x 17.3 inches each 
Value: $16,000
Current bid: $8,000
Courtesy of Albion, London

Hans Haacke
Commemorating 9/11 (Excerpt: Stanton@Allen), 2002
Color Photograph
Artist proof, Edition 10
10.25 x 15 inches
Value: $2,500
Current bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Paula Cooper Gallery

Tim Hailand
Jim Hodges in New York in Santiago de Campostelo, 2006
Edition 3/6
Digital pigment print on Crane portfolio rag paper
43 x 34 inches
Value: $5,000
Current bid: $2,500
Courtesy of the artist

Jim Hodges
Given a shaft of sunlight...from and still this VI, 2006
Graphite and collage with beva adhesive on paper
30.25 x 22.5 inches
Value: 30,000
Current bid: $10,000
Courtesy of the artist, CRG Gallery New York,
and Stephen Friedman Gallery, London

John Kalymnios, 2008
Beautiful
Neon tubing
13 x 35.5 x 2.125
Value: $3,500
Current bid: $1,700
Courtesy of Caren Golden Fine Art

Alex Katz
Large Head of Vincent, 1982
Aquatint, 9 colors
61 x 35.5 inches
Artist proof 10 from edition of 50
Value: $5,500
Current bid: $3,000
Courtesy of the artist

Cary Leibowitz
Anne Pasternak Anne Pasternak, 2008
Latex on birch veneered plywood
20 x 24 inches
Value: $4,000
Current bid: $2,000
Courtesy of the Artist and Alexander Gray Associates, New York, NY

Christian Marclay
Chicago, 2001
Edition 5 of 5
C-Print
Dimensions: 14 x 10.375 inches
Value: $3,500
Current bid: $2,000
Courtesy of Christian Marclay and Paula Cooper Gallery, New York

Gordon Matta-Clark
Days End
Black & white documentary photograph
Vintage print, 1975, stamped with estate signature
8 x 10 inches
Value: $8,000
Courtesy of the Estate of Gordon
Matta-Clark

Marilyn Minter
Shinola, 2008
Edition 3/5
C-print
50 x 36 inches
Value: $12,000
Current bid: $6,000
Courtesy of the artist and Salon 94, New York

Mariko Mori
Connected World, 2000
Drawing on paper
24.5 inches diameter
Value: $15,000
Current bid: $8,000
Courtesy of Albion, London

Roxy Paine
S2-P2-BK12, 2006
Low-density polyethelene
21 x 26 x 29 inches
Value: $2,200
Current bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and James Cohan Gallery

Robert A. Pruitt
Chillin’ Like a Villain, 2007
Digital Print
30 x 30 inches
Value: $2,600           
Current bid: $1,200
Courtesy of the artist and Clementine Gallery

Alexis Rockman
Adelies, 2008
Watercolor on paper
14 x 10 inches
Value: $4,000
Minimum bid: $2,000
Courtesy of the artist

Bjorn Schulke
Solar Kinetic Object #32, 2006
Wood, solar panels, metal, paint
10.5 x 3.25 x 6 inches
Value: $3,000
Current bid: $1,500
Courtesy of bitforms gallery

Tom Slaughter
Flip Flops, 2008
Flashe Paint on Paper
14 x 11 inches
Value: $2,000
Current bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist

Hunt Slonem
Javas
Painting
18 x 14 inches
Value: $5,500
Current bid: $3,000
Courtesy of the artist

Ned Smyth
The First, 2007
Edition 1/2
Bronze
6 x 6 x 4 inches
Value: $1,500
Current bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist

Mike and Doug Starn
alleverythingthatisyou SF3, 2005-8
Edition 1/15, Signed on verso
Archival inkjet print on Gampi paper with encaustic
Dimensions: 30 x 15 inches
Value: $8,000
Current bid: $4,000
Courtesy of the artists

Marc Swanson
Black Mirror Geometric #2, 2007
Enamel, glitter, glass
36 x 24 inches
Value: $5,000
Current bid: $2,500
Courtesy of the artist and Bellwether, New York

Jan Tichy
Untitled, 2007
Edition 1/3
16 x 24 inches
C-print
Value: $3,000           
Current bid: $1,500
Courtesy the artist and Art Agency, Tel Aviv

Matthew Weinstein
Hello? Hello? Hello?, 2008
Photograph
12 x 12 inches
Value: $2,500
Current bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Sonnabend Gallery

Wayne White
The Vanity of Stuff, 2006
Acrylic on offset lithograph
Unique
17 x 24 inches
Value: $7,000
Current bid: $3,500
Courtesy of the artist and Clementine Gallery

Kehinde Wiley
Louis XVI, The Sun King, 2006
Cast marble dust and resin
AP 1/20 from edition of 250
Value: $1,400
Current bid: $800
Courtesy of Kehinde Wiley Studio

Rob Wynne
Eleuthera, 2007
Glass beads and thread
21 x 27 inches
Value: $5,000
Current bid: $2,500
Courtesy of the artist



Live Auction

Live auction lots can't be bid online. If you won't be at the benefit
auction, you can send a bid to development@creativetime.org. They will
confirm with you and bid on your behalf.


Treat yourself to one-of-a-kind, handcrafted earrings from Hemmerle, who made their name creating medals for Bavarian royalty, crafted exclusively for a lucky bidder. $18,000

Artist Tim Gardnerís intricate watercolors, graphites, or pastels of lives in transition have been the talk of the art world for nearly a decade. The artist will create an 8 x 10 inch portrait of the winning bidder in graphite on paper. $12-15,000 estimated value.

Represented by the venerable Matthew Marks gallery, Inez Van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin have been championed by art collectors for their subversive approach to photography. One bidder will be immortalized by the extraordinary pair, in a 16 x 20 inch silver gelatin print signed by the artists. $20-25,000 estimated value.

Terry Richardson, the original bad boy photographer, has appeared in American, French, British, and Italian Vogue as well as numerous other major publications. One bidder will win a 16 x 20 inch nude portrait of themselves, in color and signed by the artist. $20-25,000 estimated value.

World renowned artist Joseph Kosuth will create a "conceptual portrait" of the buyer in neon light. This unique work will be a text up to six feet in length executed in neon, selected by the artist specifically for the individual buyer. $50-75,000 estimated value.

Palazzo Tornabuoni, a 15th Century Medici palazzo in the heart of Florence, is Europe’s most exclusive Palace Residence Club, managed by the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts. The Palazzo and all of its art is now being meticulously restored and transformed into private residences. Palazzo Tornabuoni will offer up to thirty-six individual residences, each with its own historical background and unique architectural and artistic elements. You and a guest will have curated access to contemporary Florentine lifestyle during five nights as a guest of the Palazzo. Enjoy the benefits of membership, which embody the Florentine passion for art, culture, fine foods and wine. Your stay will include a private tour of the Uffizi Gallery, a visit to Bastioni Restoration studio, one of Florence’s most extraordinary restoration studios, and a private candlelit dinner at Palazzo Tornabuoni. Value: Priceless.