Design Trust for Public Space Seventh Annual Benefit Art & Design Auction

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Date and Location

Cocktails, Hors d'Oeuvres and
  Art & Design Auction
Wednesday, November 19, 2008
6:00-8:30 pm

Milk Gallery
450 West 15th Street
(between 9th & 10th Avenues)
New York City

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Download a PDF of the official invitation here.

Art Committeespacer
Annie Block
Catherine Cox
Beth Finch
Michael Foley
Susan Grant Lewin
Raymond W. Merritt
Helene Oberman
Suzanne Shaker
Allyson Strafella
Sloane Tanen
Andrea Woodner

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Black Tie Enterprises
Deborah Strafella, Event Planner
Milk Gallery - Ali Selim Agalar, David   Hemphill, Catherine Kim, Mazdack   Rassi


The Design Trust for Public Space held its seventh annual benefit art and design auction on Wednesday, November 19th at Milk Gallery. Thank you to all who attended and made it a successful evening! With your support, we can continue to bring together communities and designers to make our city more beautiful, sustainable, and accessible for all.
The benefit featured a silent auction of artworks and design objects from emerging and established artists and designers. This year's auction included artwork by Donald Baechler, Maira Kalman, Louise Lawler, Mira Nakashima and Ed Ruscha, among many others. Start the online auction preview now.

Event Chairs
Cindy Allen
Kitty Hawks
Stephen Maharam

Event Sponsors
Interior Design
Lawrence Lederman
Zack McKown & Calvin Tsao
Peter Stevens

Andrea Woodner

Cygnet Foundation
Deborah Berke & Partners Architects LLP
FX Fowle Architects, PC
Annabelle Selldorf
Benefit Committee
Albert Hadley, Inc.
Cindy Allen
Alison & Doug Bauer
David Berliner / Forest City Ratner
Anne & Jim Bodnar
Janet Chaplan & Layng Pew
Susannah Drake
Jennifer Egan & David Herskovits
Ellen Fox
Valerie & Michael Greenberg
Maxine Griffith
HR&A Advisors Inc. / Candace Damon & Eric Rothman
Agnes Marton
Michael Marton & Joseph Barretto
Sherri Marton & Robert Anderson
Paula J. Mueller
Rogers Marvel Architects / TRUCK Product   Architecture
Starr Whitehouse Landscape Architects
  and Planners PLLC
Stephan Jaklitsch Architects
Times Square Alliance
Beth D. Tractenberg / Katten Muchin Rosenman, LLP
Weisz + Yoes Architecture
Vicente Wolf

John Maggiotto
Eva Mantell
Wendy Mark
Carl Martinez

Linda Matalon
Jill Moser
Mira Nakashima
Jen Nelson

Ruth Orkin
Steven Orlando
Frank Oudeman
Bill Owens
Robert & Shana ParkeHarrison
Eric Rhein
Ed Ruscha

Lisa Silvestri
Stephen Sollins
Allyson Strafella
Elizabeth Streb
Pamela Sunday
Sloane Tanen

Marcus Tremonto
Albert Vecerka
Pauline Verbeek
Eduardo Villanes
Shari Warschauer
Janna Weinstein
Pauline Wiertz
Masao Yamamoto

Additional Art Donors
Carol & Sons Gallery
Foley Gallery
Frederieke Taylor Gallery
Friedman Benda
Hamburg Kennedy Photographs
Josée Bienvenu Gallery
Julie Saul Gallery
The Philip Johnson Glass House
Kitty Hawks
Raymond W. Merritt
Metro Pictures
George Nakashima, Woodworker
Carlos Salgado
Studio Structure
Traywick Contemporary
Virgil de Voldere Gallery

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