Artwalk-heroARTWALK NY 20th Anniversary Gala
Benefitting Coalition for the Homeless
Honorees: Jennifer Connelly & Paul Bettany
Metropolitan Pavilion
Sponsored by Dolce & Gabbana
6:30pm Silent Auction | 8:30pm Live Auction
Auctioneer: Aileen Agopian, Sotheby’s
Music: Chelsea Leyland

READart is looking forward to attending the twentieth anniversary gala for ARTWALK NY tonight, October 30th for New York’s premier annual charity art auction.  The benefit brings together hundreds of artists, art-lovers and other compassionate New Yorkers at this landmark event to celebrate the role of “artist-as-activist” and raise awareness about the issues of homelessness, poverty and social justice. Sponsors include Dolce & Gabbana, Paddle8, Chelsea Frames, Mana Contemporary, Acme and Peroni. Approximately 100 leading and emerging artists such as Chuck Close, Tracey Emin, FriendsWithYou, Shepard FaireyPeter Gerakaris, Kate Gilmore, Andrea Mary MarshallEd RuschaShelter Serra, and Swoon, have generously donated works for both live and silent auctions.

ABOUT COALITION FOR THE HOMELESS Coalition for the Homeless provides emergency food and clothing, eviction prevention, crisis services, permanent housing, job training and special programs for kids to over 3,500 New Yorkers each day. For more than three decades, we’ve been helping homeless men, women and children find their way to a safe, stable home.