Benefit Co-Chairs, Dawoud Bey and Dr. Anita Blanchard have announced an exhibition sale and auction at the Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, for a fundraiser in support of the re-election of the President. It is an exhibition, a sale, an auction and for one night–a party!
In addition to photographs by many top photographers, such as Helen Levitt, Margaret Bourke-White, Ralph Eugene Meatyard, Victor Skrebneski, Garry Winogrand, Jerry Spagnoli and Aaron Siskind (just to name a few), there will also be artworks in other media, including etchings by Tony Fitzpatrick, an aquatint by Audrey Niffenegger, a painting by Robert Guinan and a bronze sculpture by Richard Hunt. See the auction website for the complete list.
In all, nearly 100 works will be offered. All monies realized will go directly to the Obama Victory Fund. The Opening Preview and Auction will take place at the Stephen Daiter Gallery, 230 W. Superior, Fourth Floor Chicago, IL 60654 tomorrow, Thursday, July 12, from 5 pm to 9 pm. A donation at the door of $50 cash or check is requested.
Please check the auction website for details and recent additions: go to http://www.stephendaitergallery.com and click on the picture of President Obama. Contact the Stephen Daiter Gallery at 1-312-787-3350 or firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or bids.