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TODAY IS THE DAY INAUGURAL EVENT
FUNDRAISING GALA AND ART AUCTION BENEFIT

Co-Hosted by Arto Lindsay with special guests

Join us November 27 to celebrate the launch of
TODAY IS THE DAY, a visionary foundation based in Hiroshima Japan, with a fundraising gala and art auction, performances, cocktails and a light dinner at the
Jane Hotel Ballroom.

An online auction will be hosted by PADDLE8 from November 14 – 26, leading up to the live benefit event. All art works have been donated by members and friends of TITD.

"The benefit event in New York will help people to recognize the important perspective of human existence with forthcoming foundation TODAY IS THE DAY to the world forever."
–Noritoshi Hirakawa, Director of TODAY IS THE DAY


website: todayistheday-foundation.com

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November 27, 2012
Tuesday 7-10 PM

The Jane Hotel Ballroom

113 Jane Street, New York City

THE PROGRAM

7PM Doors Open

Introduction Speech by
Jeanne Greenberg Rohtatyn

Master of Tea Ceremony by Junko Hasegawa of CHARAKU

Hors d'oeurves prepared by
Chef Atsushi Numata of NI Japanese Delicacies

Live Auction conducted by Gabriela Palmieri
Senior Vice President at Sotheby's

Guest Speaker David A. Ross

Exclusive Video Screening of
Marina Abramović

Performances by Violinist Odetta Hartman
Opera Singer Rebecca Greenstein of Opera Moderne
DJ AJ Slim (aka April Hunt)

10PM Video Art Afterparty
(Free Event, RSVP Essential)
hosted by Hotel Americano
518 W. 27th Street



*To purchase tickets, choose the level you want to buy. You will be redirected to the Fractured Atlas page to continue the process. On Fractured Atlas, scroll down to the bottom, click DONATE NOW and enter the total amount for your tickets.

TICKETS

Individual Ticket
$250
$300 at the door
Sake & Beer open bar,
Hors d'oeurves


Couple Ticket
$350
Sake & Beer open bar,
Hors d'oeurves


Friend
$500
Sake & Beer open bar,
Hors d'oeurves
Lounge seating for 2
Your name included in the benefit program and website


Supporter
$1,500
Cocktails & Hors d'oeurves
(inclusive of 2 specialty cocktails)
Lounge seating for 6
Your name included in the benefit program and website


Patron
$5,000
Cocktails & Hors d'oeurves
(inclusive of 2 specialty cocktails)
You will receive a limited edition print by a member of TITD
Reserved VIP seating
Your name included in the benefit program and website


MAKE A DONATION
If you cannot attend the benefit event, and would like to make a donation, please contact Noritoshi Hirakawa at bobomencho(at)gmail.com

FOR EVENT INQUIRIES
CONTACT:
benefit(at) opalnest.com

 

RAFFLE TICKETS for $25, $50, $100 will be available at the benefit event

Proceeds from TODAY IS THE DAY benefit auction, ticket sales and all other financial support will be eligible for tax exemption through the Fiscal Sponsorship of Fractured Atlas a 501(c) non-profit arts organization in New York.

AVAILABLE WORKS BY

Takashi Murakami
Andy Warhol
Wolfgang Tillmans
Chris Ofili
Tsuyoshi Ozawa
Yoshitomo Nara
Noritoshi Hirakawa
Henk Visch
David Reed

Araki
Lawrence Weiner
Marina Abramović
Yayoi Kusama
Carissa Pelleteri
Rey Parla
Hye Rim Lee
Edgar Honetschlager
Caro Niederer


Supporting Partners
Paddle8, Sotheby’s, David Zwirner Gallery, Gering & Lopez Gallery,
Thomas Erben Gallery, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tilton Gallery,
Gallery HAM, Anonymous Gallery, Kiyoshi Wako, New Museum,
Jeanne Greenberg Rohtatyn

Special Supporters
Ute & Michael Berger, Olivier T. Ernst

Event Producer
Helen Homan Wu (Opalnest)

 

Sponsors & Partners

TITD FOUNDATION MEMBERS
Benecio del Toro | Actor
Adelina von Furstenberg Curator | Geneva
Ann Goldstein Curator, Director Stedelijk Museum | Amsterdam
Arto Lindsay Musician | Brazil
Carolee Schneemann Artist | New York
Catherine David Curator, Director of Documenta X, Ex-curator Center Pompidou | Paris
Chris Dercon Curator, Director, Tate Modern | London
Christopher Williams Artist | Dusseldorf
Dan Graham Artist | New York
David Elliott Curator | Berlin Ex-director Mori Art Museum Tokyo
David Reed Artist | New York
David A. Ross Writer, Curator | New York Formerly,Director SF MoMA, Whitney Museum of American Art, Boston Institute of Contemporary Art
Edgar Honetschläger Filmmaker, Artist | Vienna
Henk Visch Artist | Eindhoven
Marina Abramović Artist | New York
Noritoshi Hirakawa Artist | New York
Jean-Luc Vilmouth Artist | Paris
Lawrence Weiner Artist | New York
Tsuyoshi Ozawa Artist | Japan
Yoko Nose Curator, Toyota City Museum | Japan
Udo Kittelmann Curator, Director | Berlin
William Forsythe Dancer, Choreographer | Frankfurt
Yoshitomo Nara Artist | Japan

 


 

 
 
 

 

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