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Time: August 23, 2014 at 12am to October 1, 2014 at 12pm
Location: Pier 60 Chelsea
City/Town: New York
Website or Map: http://artd.co/m/13i
Phone: (860) 581-8332
Event Type: artdeadline, ad.c-sample-ops
Organized By: Six Summit Gallery
Latest Activity: Oct 1, 2014
International Deadline: October 1, 2014 - 6 Summit Gallery announces an extraordinary art Gala at Pier 60 in Chelsea on 10/16/2014 with 600 attendees, followed by ongoing virtual show to benefit the arts program at YAI*. An evening dedicated to moving our society towards a greater understanding of how to make community acceptance and inclusion a reality.
This show is open to all artists regardless of place of residence. Original work in oil, watercolor, pastel, acrylic, mixed media, collage, graphics, photography, sculpture. All media accepted.
You may participate in the show even if you are unable to facilitate artwork at the Gala. This is a major event with Fortune 500 sponsors, corporate, and individual collectors. Sotheby's will provide a guest auctioneer.
Curated by: Leonardo Feroleto
1st, 2nd, 3rd Place and Honorable Mention, Prizes will include art being auctioned by guest Sotheby’s auctioneer, sponsored attendance at the Gala, and all media recognition.
There will also be a 40 plus piece virtual store where collectors can purchase art before and after the Gala. A web link will be provided after the jurors select the art. A minimum of 25% of proceeds of ongoing sales of the art will go to YAI at the show, and virtually.
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Since 1957, the YAI Network has been providing hope and opportunity to people of all ages with developmental disabilities and their families. Our organization includes more than 450 programs and serves more than 20,000 people every day.
About Six Summit Gallery:
Six Summit Gallery is a diverse art gallery located in Historic Ivoryton Village, a section of Essex CT. Situated half way between New York and Boston, near the shoreline.
In a warm, intimate setting we display a variety of artwork in diverse media, produced by artists and sculptors from CT and all over the world. We are open year round and host art, music, and literary events in Ivoryton and New York City.
Six Summit Gallery
6 Summit Street
Ivoryton, CT 06442