DATE: Friday, October 21, 2016
TIME: 7:00 – 10:00PM
PLACE: Vessel Gallery, 471 25th Street, Oakland, CA 94612, 510-893-8800
PROGRAM: New Site Specific Dance Choreographed by Oona Wong Danders, Becky Kalinowski, & Dometrius James (Mwahaha / White Cloud)
Vessel Gallery hosts Reunite with Lovers, A Fundraiser to Benefit Cyrus Tilton features a silent auction, special libations, delicious food, and artworks by the Vessel Gallery community. This warm–spirited and highly anticipated event serves as a launching platform to purchase and secure placement ofLovers in a museum to ensure the legacy of Cyrus Tilton’s work, and that the artist’s evocative pieces continue to be generative, and shared with the public through exhibition.
POTENTIAL Preview - 7:00-8:30PM
Preview Event Tickets:
Potential $150 each, $175 each at the door
LOVERS $300 a couple, $350 a couple at the door
Purchase a POTENTIAL Preview level ticket to attend the special Reunite with Lovers, A Fundraiser to Benefit Cyrus Tilton. Arrive before the crowds to enjoy catered food, wine tasting, and an opportunity to preview artworks for auction, as well as purchase artworks before the silent auction begins. (Performances by very special guests!) A wonderful opportunity to become an art patron, and to participate as a donor of Tilton’s Lovers, helping to ensure its placement in a permanent collection of a museum.
SWARM Main Event - 8:30-10:00PM
Individuals $40 each in advance, $55 each at the door
Enjoy an evening of entertainment, and participate in this rare opportunity to bid on and collect artworks from the immensely artistic Tilton family, the Vessel Gallery community of artists, and drawings by Cyrus Tilton. Additional bid items will also be available. Special guests TBA.