Monday, March 8, 2010

Art for Haiti: Auction Highlights

As part of our Art for Haiti Auction, we'd like to show you works that are available during this week. To learn more about the auction please click here for the press release information.

Artist: Jennifer Williams
Title: “building” (from the “stalled” series”)
Date: 2010
Medium and Size: 24x30" Archival Matte Inkjet Print, edition 1/20, signed

Originally from the countryside south of Pittsburgh, PA, Williams attended graduate school at Goldsmiths College in London, England in 1996-97, and undergraduate at The Cooper Union in New York 1990-94. She has lived and worked in Manhattan for the last twenty years and has made the visual exploration of New York City a central theme in her work. Recent exhibitions include: “Cut: Contemporary Collage” at Platform Gallery in Seattle, WA; a solo show at A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, and Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island; and in the “New Works Gallery” at Silvereye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh,PA. She is a 2008-2009 A.I.R. fellow, and was awarded a residency in June 2009 at the Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester, NY. An interview and photos will be included in the book “Nymphoto Conversations: Volume 1”, with an accompanying group show at Sasha Wolf Gallery in Soho. She currently is a Visiting full time Professor at Brown University.

Click here to place a bid on her print! (note the reserve minimum)

Artist: Keliy Anderson-Staley
Title: "Elijah"
Date: 2006
Medium and Size: 11"x14" Digital C-print from a wet plate collodion tintype
Print comes framed in a complimentary brown 16"x20" wood frame.

Keliy Anderson-Staley received a BA from Hampshire College and an MFA from Hunter College, CUNY. Keliy was a 2008 NYFA Photography Fellow. She has taught the nineteenth-century wet plate collodion tintype process at the Center for Alternative Photogaphy in NYC, the Bakery Photo Collective, at Bowdoin College, Hampshire College, and New Jersey City University. Her work has been featured in fine art photography magazines and exhibited in numerous galleries and museums.

Click here to place a bid on her print! (note the reserve minimum)

The Art for Haiti auction will be coordinated by eBay Giving Works and 100% of the proceeds will go to Partners in Health. The auction & print sale will run now through the end March 9, 2010 at 7:30 PM (EST).

Remember, the auction ends tomorrow night at 7:30PM! Please help us support Haiti.
Click here to see all the artwork offered in the auction and be sure to check if the reserve minimum have been set.

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