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WK/ACT4 Book Launch Presented by KLINIK Oct 21 @ 22 Little West 12th St.

WK/ACT4 Book Launch Presented by KLINIK Oct 21 @ 22 Little West 12th St.

You are invited to celebrate the Pop-Up Exhibition, Book Release of WK/ACT4 and WK & KLINIK Partnership @ 7:00pm- 9:00pm

Music by: Alexander Dexter-Jones


Jeremy Kost Book Signing Oct 24 @ Bookamarc

Jeremy Kost Book Signing Oct 24 @ Bookamarc

Jeremy Kost is @ Bookmarc. 6:00 pm-8:00 pm, signing copies of Fractured. NO RSVP required. book purchase reccomended.


IMAGE14 Exhibition Oct 23 @ Chelsea 27 Gallery

IMAGE14 Exhibition Oct 23 @ Chelsea 27 Gallery

IMAGE 14 Exhibition @ Chelsea27 Gallery. 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Please RSVP to RSVP@ASMPNY.org


David Yaroow's U.S. Launch Celebration Oct 8 @ Rotella Gallery

David Yaroow's U.S. Launch Celebration Oct 8 @ Rotella Gallery

David Yarrow's U.S. Launch Celebration @ Rotella Gallery
6:00 pm - 8:00 p.m.

Media Contact: ryan@jeffwagneragen


Christopher Milne & William Pagano Opening Reception Aug 9 @ Hagins & Mortimer Design

Christopher Milne & William Pagano Opening Reception Aug 9 @ Hagins & Mortimer Design

Hagins & Mortimer Design Artist's Reception & newly launched venture of acclaimed interior designer Elizabeth Hagins and noted art advisor & collector Richard Mortimer will show the works of two well known painters - artists Christopher Milne and William Pagano at their recently opened design gallery. 5:00 pm-7:00 pm. The show will continue through Monday, August 18. Milne's and Pagano's works can be seen Thursday through Monday from 12 to 6 and Sunday, 12 to 5.


Art Southampton VIP Preview 2014 July 24 @ The Pavilion Southampton, Elks Lodge

Art Southampton VIP Preview 2014 July 24 @ The Pavilion Southampton, Elks Lodge

Art Southampton VIP Platinum Preview 6:00 pm – 7:30pm, Champagne & Hors d’oeuvres; VIP Preview 7:30pm-10pm. Sponsored by GRAFF Diamonds, Maserati North America, Ruinart Champagne, Saunders & Associates and Luxe Interiors + Design and benefiting the Parrish Art Museum. Friday, 12pm – 8pm, Sat & Sun, 12pm-7pm; Mon, 12pm-5pm. 1 day pass $25; Multi-day pass,$40; Students 12-18 & Seniors, $15; Children under 12 w/ adult, Free; Groups of 10 or more $15. For more information go to www.art-southampton.com Tel. 305-515-8573


Opening Reception David a Foote Presents a Series of Alarming Women June 23 @

Opening Reception David a Foote Presents a Series of Alarming Women June 23 @

Opening Reception David Foot Presents a Series of Alarming Women @ Sumo Gallery. 6:00 pm-10:00 pm. Cocktails. Works on Paper? RSVP to AlarmingRSVP@davidfootestudio.com


20th Century Carpets VIP Reception May 28th @ Doris Leslie Blau

20th Century Carpets VIP Reception May 28th @ Doris Leslie Blau

Join in for a champagne reception in celebration of our upcoming auction @ 20th Century Carpets. 6:00 pm-8:00 pm.

This one night preview and catalog release at Wright's New York gallery will feature highlights from this unprecedented sale curated by Nader Bolour.

To RSVP email RSVP@wright20.com or calll 212-585-0200


Outsider Art Fair Opening Reception May 8 @ Center 548

Outsider Art Fair Opening Reception May 8 @ Center 548

The Outsider Art Fair celebrates its opening w/ special Vernissage and Reception. 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. To RSVP by email alchmyst@msn.com or call 212-729-0834

Exhibit Hours:
Thursday, May 8th, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vernissage
Friday, May 9th, 11:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday, May 10th, 11:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sunday, May 11th, 11:00 pm - 6:00 pm

www.outsiderartfair.com


Exploring Great New York Interiors on Location May 1 @ TBA

Exploring Great New York Interiors on Location May 1 @ TBA

Dianne Pierce & Mark Fichandler offer a four session course: Design On Site: Exploring Great New York Interiors on Location. 11:00 am-1:00 pm. $300 pp. They will visit four New York area interiors for an illuminating behind-the-scenes exploration. Focusing mainly on the decorative arts, as well as architecture and landscape, these field trips will be fun, educational and unusual. The theme of these first four sessions* is Romantics and Revivals, New York in the 19th Century. The class is limited to 10 students.

To register visit www.designonsite.com for details, a hint of future courses in the series, and to register.

Additional class session: May 8, 15, 29


2014 ACRIA UNFRAMED Apr 9 @ David Zwirner Gallery

2014 ACRIA UNFRAMED Apr 9 @ David Zwirner Gallery

UNFRAMED 2014 @ David Zwirner. 6:00 pm -9:00 pm. An Art Auction to benefit ACRIA. Curated by Ales Ortuzar.

Featuring works by: Richard Aldrich, Cy Amundson, Justin Anderson, Ben Berlow, John Bianchi, Cecily Brown, Matt Connors, Marlene Dumas, Marcel Dzama, Jeff Elrod, Joel Fennell, Morgan Fisher, Mark Flood, Vincent Gagliostro, Richard Haines, Mary Heilmann, Rashid Johnson, KAWS, Brian Kenny, Ruth Laskey, Ryan James MacFarland, Robert Mapplethorpe, Sam Martineau, Ryan McGinley, McDermott & McGough, Clive Murphy, Liz Nielsen, David Ording, Jack Pierson, Herb Ritts, Prem Sahib, Billy Sullivan, Marc Swanson, Wolfgang Tillmans, Boris Torres, Ramon Vega, Francesco Vezzoli, Miguel Villalobos, Jordan Wolfson

FREE FOR CURRENT YOUNG FRIENDS OF ACRIA MEMBERS
$100 INDIVIDUAL TICKETS
$300 TWO TICKETS AND A ONE YEAR YOUNG FRIENDS OF ACRIA MEMBERSHIP

For information/tickets email events@acria.org / 212.924.3934 ext. 101

Auction Live April 31, 2014 ON WWW.PADDLE8.COM


Reflections: Art & Beauty Mar 27 @ Sherle Wagner

Reflections: Art & Beauty Mar 27 @ Sherle Wagner

Reflections: Art & Beauty @ Sherle Wagner. An exhibition of contemporary art curated by Alexandra Fairweather, Katherine Vogel, Daneyal Mahamood,Maria Anna Goess.

6:00 pm-8:00 pm.

Evening's sales to benefit the Watermill Center

RSVP by Mar 21

RSVP to (212) 729-0834


JWALK DARK CITY Feb 18 @ 419 Park Avenue South

JWALK DARK CITY Feb 18 @ 419 Park Avenue South

JWALK presents...DARK CITY with works by James Clar and Lori Nix Curated by Trong Gia Nguyen @ 419 Park Ave South
7:00 pm-9:00 pm


Richard Gabriele's Above Reason Feb 4 @ Bo Concept Chelsea

Richard Gabriele's Above Reason Feb 4 @ Bo Concept Chelsea

Richard Gabriele's Above Reason Opening Reception @ Bo Concept Chelsea 6:00 pm-8:00 pm. RSVP to rsvp@boconceptny


ART BASEL MIAMI: ACRIA Brunch SouthBeach Dec 6 @ Mondrian South Beach

ART BASEL MIAMI: ACRIA Brunch SouthBeach Dec 6 @ Mondrian South Beach

Join ACRIA for a brunch honoring Hanuk
Featuring an exhibition of his new paintings

12:00 pm-2:00 pm. RSVP essential events@acria.org For more information visit: www.acria.org

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ACRIA will also offer advance online bidding for works from our Holiday Dinner Benefit Auction via Paddle8.


Stephanie Hirsch Opening Reception-I'd Rather Die On My Feet Than Live  Nov 14 @Lyons Wier Gallery

Stephanie Hirsch Opening Reception-I'd Rather Die On My Feet Than Live Nov 14 @Lyons Wier Gallery

Stephanie Hirsch Opening Reception for I'd Rather Die On My Feet Than Live on My Knees @ Lyons Weir Gallery. 6:00pm-8:30pm

November 14 - December 14, 2013

Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat, 11am-6pm


Peter Max Marilyn Monroe Opening Reception Oct 22 @ Pop International Galleries

Peter Max Marilyn Monroe Opening Reception Oct 22 @ Pop International Galleries

The Opening Night of Peter Max's Marilyn Monroe @ 5:00 pm -8:00 pm with Peter Max and special guests in attendance. The exhibition will open to the public at For RSVP information to opening night, please log on to www.popinternational.com or e-mail RSVP@popinternational.com


Greg Haberny Wrap UP Reception Oct 3 @ Lyons Weir Gallery

Greg Haberny Wrap UP Reception Oct 3 @ Lyons Weir Gallery

Greg Haberny Wrap UP Reception @ Lyons Weir Gallery, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Last chance to meet the artist & see what viewers have hailed a "Must See Show" this Fall! "Burn All Crayons" is Greg Haberny's first-hand account of the over medication of our youth. Drawing upon his childhood experiences with dyslexia and ADHA, "Burn All Crayons" exemplifies and amplifies Haberny's concerns about society's preoccupation and over-zealous practice of prescribing pills as the panacea

RSVP TO gallery@lyonswiergallery.com


 Melvin Van Peebles & Artists on the Cusp Sept. 19 @ Strivers Gardens Gallery

Melvin Van Peebles & Artists on the Cusp Sept. 19 @ Strivers Gardens Gallery

Strivers Gardens Gallery and Souleo Enterprises present eMerge 2.0: Melvin Van Peebles & Artists on the Cusp Opening Reception @ . 6:00 -9:00 pm. RSVP to info@souleouniverse.com


Summer Session July 10 @ Lyons Wier G allery

Summer Session July 10 @ Lyons Wier G allery

Summer Session July 10 Opening Reception,6:00 pm-8:00 pm, Exhibit open to the public-- July 10 - August 17, 2013

RSVP to gallery@lyonswiergallery.com


Gallery Hours: Tues - Sat, 11am- 6pm


LOS ANGELES: Hammer Museum Sumemr Solstice Party June 21 @ Hammer Museum

LOS ANGELES: Hammer Museum Sumemr Solstice Party June 21 @ Hammer Museum

Summer Solstice Party @ Hammer Museum. Hear KCRW DJ Jeremy Sole spina s the The Hammer presents a courtyard bash celebrating the first day of summer and the exhibitions A. Quincy Jones: Building for Better Living, Richard Artschwager!, and Dream Home Resource Center.

8:30 pm- 11:00 pm, admission is free, cash bar, and late gallery hours.

Parking is available under the museum for a flat rate of $3 after 6PM.


Park Avenue Garage Sale to Benefit ACRIA Jun 12 @ 10 West 56th Street

Park Avenue Garage Sale to Benefit ACRIA Jun 12 @ 10 West 56th Street

The second night of the legendary Park Avenue Garage Sale will feature a sale of incredible works by contemporary artists @ 10 West 56th St

6:00 pm-8:00 pm. Tickets and sales of the art works benefit ACRIA's work to help people with HIV live longer, healthier lives. For more information about ACRIA visit www.acria.org. To purchase tickets visit www.parkavenuegarge.com.


MAS Urbanists After Dark Party Jun 13 @ Michael Jordan's Steakhouse

MAS Urbanists After Dark Party Jun 13 @ Michael Jordan's Steakhouse

Join the Municipal Arts Society under the stars at Grand Central Terminal as they celebrate this majestic building and the work of the Municipal Art Society at our annual MAS Urbanists After Dark Party @ Michael Jordan's Steakhouse

This once in a century event during the Grand Central centennial takes place overlooking the main concourse of the building MAS helped save from destruction. MAS continues to fight for a livable New York everyday. Help support our vital work by purchasing your ticket today.

9:00 pm unlimited champagne, open bar, desserts, music and hundreds of other champions of New York. $100 pp.


To purchase tickets visit : www.mas.org

Host Committee: Afiya Bediako, Jason Berkenfeld, Gabriella Cipolla, Michaela Dowd, Yiyi Huang, Zoltan Kovacs, Matthew McCahill, Lindsey Owen, Emily Sottile, Peter Weiss, Jessica Wilsey

In 2013, the MAS Urbanist program is sponsored by: TOWN


ACRIA Unframed 2013 May 20 @ Sean Kelly

ACRIA Unframed 2013 May 20 @ Sean Kelly

Olivier Theyskens invites you to ACRIA Unframed 2013: Focus on Photography @ Sean Kelly. 6:00 pm- 9:00 pm. Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres. Incredible silent auction works and ltd.edition prints.

For tickets visit www.acria.org or call (212) 924-3934

Host Committee: Genevieve Bahrenburg, Sofia Sanchez Barrenechea, China Chow, Casey Freemont Crowe, Michelle VIoly Harper, Catherine Levene, Meredith Melling Burke, Kathryn Neale, Bettina Prenitce, Jenny Shimizu, Arden Wohl


PULSE NEW YORK May 9-12 @ Metropolitan Pavilion

PULSE NEW YORK May 9-12 @ Metropolitan Pavilion

PULSE NEW YORK Contemporary Art Fair @ Metropolitan Pavilion.

MultiPass (4-day entry)
Valid Thurs, Fri, Sat and Sun
($1.25 service charge per item)
$25.00 each
General Admission (Day Pass)
Valid Thurs, Fri, Sat OR Sun
($1.00 service charge per item)
$20.00 each

For tickets visit: www.microspect.com


Debby Hymowtiz Opening, April 18 @ Ramis Barquet

Debby Hymowtiz Opening, April 18 @ Ramis Barquet

Debby Hymowitz Sexual Evolution. Opening and book launch

April 18, 2013 - May 2, 2013

Opening Reception. 6:30 - 8:30pm. Limited edition book launch and signing opening night. RSVP mail@ramisbarquet.com



James Rieck Opening Reception Mar 29 @ Lyons Wier Gallery

James Rieck Opening Reception Mar 29 @ Lyons Wier Gallery

James Rieck, On Location @ Lyons Wier Gallery. Artist's Reception, 6:00-8:00 pm. Lyons Wier Gallery is pleased to present On Location, by James Rieck AND celebrate our 20th year in the art industry.

In his latest series of paintings, James Rieck's new muse is his 'self-imposed dislocation.' Eight months ago, Rieck uprooted his long-time residence and studio/safe house in Baltimore, MD, and transplanted himself 'on location' in downtown Los Angeles, CA -- the home of infinite 'locations'.

Gallery Hours: Tues - Sat. 11:00-6:00 pm


Architectural Digest Home Design Show 2013 March 21-24 @ Pier 94

Architectural Digest Home Design Show 2013 March 21-24 @ Pier 94

Architectural Digest Home Design Show 2013 March 21-24 @ Pier 94 Complimentary admission for registered interior designers and licensed architects(requires two forms of business credentials) who pre-register by March 15; standard ticket fees apply after March 15.

Preview-tickets also available to consumers ($95) and includes a one-year subscription to Architectural Digest*, a cocktail reception from 5-7 P.M., and a gift bag.

Thursday admission includes entrance to DIFFA's DINING BY DESIGN's table viewing (at Pier 94). This special section will be closed at 3:00 p.m. for viewing and reopen on Friday.

Friday & Saturday: 11 A.M.–7 P.M. - (Open to the Public)
Sunday: 10 A.M.–6 P.M. - (Open to the Public)
$30 advance purchase or $35 on-site (online, advance purchase includes a one- year subscription to Architectural Digest*).

*Limit one subscription or refund per household. Offer expires 07/31/13.

Children under 12 are free.

Ticket price includes admission to DIFFA’s DINING BY DESIGN table viewing, co-located at Pier 94. Don’t miss this spectacle of creative dining environments. This section will be closed for a private fundraising event on Thursday at 3:00 p.m. and Saturday at 4:00 p.m.


General Hours:
Thursday-Saturday: 11:00 am-7:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am- 6:00 pm


MIAMI: TREK 6 Through the Looking Glass Mar 16 @  Handcrafted Miami

MIAMI: TREK 6 Through the Looking Glass Mar 16 @ Handcrafted Miami

TREK 6 Through the Looking Glass @ Handcrafted Miami. 7:00 pm - 12 Midnight. Open Voli Vodka bar from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm. An all aerosol portrait exhibition, featuring pop icons with eyewear from the Eyemax Collection. DJ Tom LaRoc spins. Free and open to the public


YOUNG COLLECTORS NIGHT: Winter Antiques Show 2013 Jan 31 @ Park Ave, Armory

YOUNG COLLECTORS NIGHT: Winter Antiques Show 2013 Jan 31 @ Park Ave, Armory

Join more than 80 of the world's most illustrious designers for The Winter Antiques Show: Young Collectors Night @ park Avenue Armory. 7:00 pm- 9:00 pm. $175 pp. Visit www.winterantiquesshow.com for ticket purchase.


I ART NY Dec 8th @ Le Baron

I ART NY Dec 8th @ Le Baron

Grand Life + Whitewall present I ART NY. 11:00 pm-5:00 am.
Hosted by Andre Saraiva, Waris Aluhwalia, Aaron Young, Jose Parla, Derek Blasberg, Le Breu, and Tommy Saleh,

RSVP TO events@grandlife.com


Paper Magzaine & Benetton Tutti Frutti Art Basel Miami Dec 7 @   Benetton South Beach

Paper Magzaine & Benetton Tutti Frutti Art Basel Miami Dec 7 @ Benetton South Beach

Paper Magazine & Benetton Tutti Frutti Art Basel Miami. 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Music provided by DJs May Kwok and Mark Holcomb. Please RSVP to rsvp2@papermag.com


MIAMI: Art Miami & CONTEXT VIP Preview Dec 4 @ Art Miami & CONTEXT VIP Preview  Art Pavilions

MIAMI: Art Miami & CONTEXT VIP Preview Dec 4 @ Art Miami & CONTEXT VIP Preview Art Pavilions

Art Miami & CONTEXT VIP Preview Opening Night VIP Preview on 5:30 to 10:00 p.m.

RSVP to alchmyst@msn.com for invite/admission approval.

*This Opening Night VIP Preview will serve as the first opportunity for international VIP art collectors, curators, and connoisseurs to acquire the most important contemporary, modern, cutting-edge and emerging art, a day before the Fairs open to the general public. During the very special event, Art Miami LLC will present a generous donation to the Miami Art Museum which is renowned for its dedication to showcasing some of the most influential international art from the 20th and 21st centuries.


Tai Zhang Opening Reception Oct 11 @ BoConcept (Chelsea)

Tai Zhang Opening Reception Oct 11 @ BoConcept (Chelsea)

Tai Zhang & BoConcept invite you to Tai Zhang Opening Reception for Tai Zhang Photography Exhibition @ Bo Concept (Chelsea), Searching for Harmony 6:00 pm-8:00 pm. RSVP to rsvp@boconceptny.com


WATERCOLORS Oct 4 @ Phillips de Pury

WATERCOLORS Oct 4 @ Phillips de Pury

WATERCOLORS @ Phillips de Pury. 6:00 pm-8:00 pm. Works by Ben Blatt, Delia Brown, Julia Colavita, Serena Cole, Annika Connor, Teodor Dumitrescu, Marcel Dzama, Eric Fishl, Roy Fowler, Richard Gabriele, Jill Galarneau, Tim Gardner, John Gordon Gauld, Judith Hudson, Eva Lundsager, Andrea Mary Marshall, Martina Molin, Kanisha Raja, Laurie Reid, Willy Bo Richardson, Charles Ritchie, Alexis Rockman, Elizabeth Rogers, Lola Schnabel, Billy Sullivan, Philip Taaffe, and Darius Yektai.


RSVP to Watercolors@Phillipsdepury.com


Thank You Andy Warhol Oct 4 @ Benrimon Contemporary

Thank You Andy Warhol Oct 4 @ Benrimon Contemporary

An exhibition of work from the contributors of the new book by Catherine Johnson. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Opening & book signing. RSVP to (212) 924-2400.


Jerome Lucani Opening Reception Sept 24 @ Beaumarchais

Jerome Lucani Opening Reception Sept 24 @ Beaumarchais

Icons by Jerome Lucani @ Beaumarchais, 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm. Avalon Jazz band performs, cocktails. Invite only.