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12 Trees of Christmas, {TEMP} Art Space, 57 Walker, NYC, Thursday, December 19, 7 - 11 PM

12 Trees of Christmas
{TEMP} Art Space
57 Walker Street
NY NY 10013

Thursday, December 19
7 - 11 PM


East Village Eye Website Launch Party, Monday, 12/9/2013, Tammany Hall, 152 Orchard Street, 6pm - 3am

East Village Eye Website Launch Party
Monday, 12/9/2013, 6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Tammany Hall, 152 Orchard Street, NYC

available for purchase at door or online:
Reservations by phone: 212 260 7540

Film-makers’ Cooperative 8th Benefit Concert & Art Auction, Tues 9/17/2013, 7 PM, Santos Party Lounge, 96 Lafayette St, NYC

The Film-Makers’ Cooperative is pleased to announce:

The 8th Annual Music and Film Benefit
at Santos Party House

Includes amazing art works for auction.

For this year’s benefit, the Coop will feature a host of talented and renowned artists & musicians.

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013
Santos Party House
96 Lafayette St., below Canal St.
doors open 7 PM

Tickets $35


A Taste of Greenwich House, Metropolitan Pavilion, Monday, March 11, 6:30 - 9:30 pm

On Monday, March 11, 2013, Greenwich House hosts the 11th Annual “A Taste of Greenwich House” event, presented by the Paul Singer Family Foundation. Top restaurants and chefs from around New York City will donate their services to support GH's wide variety of art and urban social service programs.

“A Taste of Greenwich House” once again returns to the 17,000 square-foot Metropolitan Pavilion at 125 West 18th Street in the Flatiron District of New York City. The event runs from 7:30-9:30, with a VIP hour from 6:30-7:30.

Guests will enjoy a variety of cuisine from around NYC as they support the critical programs of Greenwich House, including GH Pottery, the GH Music School, plus help for victims of child abuse, medical care for home-bound seniors, support for those living with HIV and AIDS, a substance abuse program, health and mental health programs, and many other vital social services.

For tickets or sponsorship please contact Hannah Read at or 212-991-0003 x 401.

To purchase tickets online:

Alan W. Moore receives 2012 Arts Writers Grant from Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation for his "Art Squats" book

Alan W. Moore, a frequent contributor to, has received a 2012 Arts Writers Grant for his Art Squats book.

This was announced yesterday, December 3, in a press release from Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation.

The Arts Writers Grant Program is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2012 grant.

Designed to encourage and reward writing about contemporary art that is rigorous, passionate, eloquent, and precise, as well as to create a broader audience for arts writing, the Arts Writers Grant Program aims to strengthen the field as a whole and to ensure that critical writing remains a valued mode of engaging the visual arts.

Art Fag City Wienerfest and Fundraiser @ Postmasters Gallery, Sunday, December 16, 3-7 PM

The Art Fag City Wienerfest and Fundraiser

Postmasters Gallery, 459 West 19th Street, New York, NY, 10011

Sunday, December 16th, 3-7 PM

Click here to purchase tickets.

Shell blocks 70,000 employees from learning about Supreme Court case

Shell Blocks Employee Access to Activist Website

71,010 employees blocked from tweeting Oprah about Supreme Court murder case

Houston, TX (October 2, 2012) — Early Monday morning, 71,010 Shell employees received an email from the company's "Grassroots Employee Empowerment Division" providing information on Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum, a pivotal human rights case being argued in the U.S. Supreme Court. The email contained links to news stories, as well as a tool to help employees tweet their feelings about the case at key US news anchors (and Oprah Winfrey).

The only thing is, Shell has no "Grassroots Employee Empowerment Division," and they don't want publicity for the case. The email was in fact the work of an activist group called People Against Legalizing Murder (PALM), who received the list of Shell emails from what they believe to be a group of disaffected employees. (A similar leak occurred two years ago.)

Within minutes of the email being sent out, Shell internally blocked the site, preventing employees from accessing it.

Children’s Cancer & Blood Foundation, Contemporary Art Auction and Benefit, Tuesday, October 16, 6-9 pm @ Bonhams

Children’s Cancer & Blood Foundation’s Contemporary Art Auction and Benefit

Silent Auction and Cocktail Reception
Tuesday, October 16, 6-9 pm

580 Madison Avenue

New York, NY 10022

Tickets are $50. To purchase, please click here.

The Children’s Cancer & Blood Foundation (CCBF) is proud to be hosting their fifth annual Contemporary Art Auction on Tuesday, October 16th from 6-9 pm. For the first year ever, the auction will take place at Bonhams New York's Madison Avenue auction house.

The silent auction will feature a collection of 30-40 works by leading contemporary artists.

Highlights of the CCBF’s 2012 Contemporary Art Auction include Andy Warhol’s Still-Life Flower, 1956, a work in ink on Strathmore paper, estimated at $14,000; Tianbing Li’s Enfant Vert, 2010, a watercolor estimated at $15,000; and a classic Richard Serra work, Level IV, 2010 estimated at $10,000. >

Auction highlights will be displayed in Bonhams’ front window on Madison Avenue beginning Wednesday, October 10.

Benefit Art Exhibition in Support of Pussy Riot, Monday September 10, Lombard Freid Gallery

Benefit Art Exhibition in Support of Pussy Riot
Monday September 10, 6 - 10 pm
Lombard Freid Gallery
518 West 19th Street
New York, New York 10011

Tel 212.967.8040
Fax 212.967.0669

Amnesty International,, The Voice Project and Lombard Freid Gallery are pleased to announce a one-night benefit exhibition on Monday, September 10, 2012 from 6-10 PM at Lombard Freid Gallery (518 West 19th St., NY).

Tickets are $50 per person and can be purchased in advance at or at the door. Capacity is limited! All proceeds will go to assisting families of the imprisoned members of Pussy Riot.

Tom Sachs, Space Program: Mars, Park Avenue Armory, May 16 - June 17, 2012

Tom Sachs
Space Program: Mars

Park Avenue Armory
66th Street and Park Avenue
produced by the Armory and Creative Time
May 16 - June 17, 2012

May 16, 2012.

It must be a daunting task for any artist to consider placing a body of work into a huge, cavernous void such as the Park Avenue Armory. How to fill the 55,000 square foot Drill Hall, with its high vaulted ceilings and acres of plank floor, in addition to the ornate, memorabilia filled, wood paneled corridors and regimental meeting rooms, and not have your work overwhelmed by the vastness? How to signify amid the hangings, accoutrements and sheer volume of another age?

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