Opalnest produces Inaugural Gala for TODAY IS THE DAY

TITD Inaugural Fundraising Gala and Auction Benefit

November 27, 2012
Tuesday 7-10 PM

The Jane Hotel Ballroom
113 Jane Street, New York City

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

On Tuesday, November 27, 2012, TODAY IS THE DAY, a new, visionary non-profit foundation (New York, Hiroshima), announces its Inaugural Benefit Gala and Auction at the Jane Hotel Ballroom, generously produced by Opalnest. The evening’s events will be co-hosted by Arto Lindsay beginning with an introduction by gallerist, collector and TITD friend Jeanne Greenberg Rohatyn, followed by a tea ceremony by Junko Hasegawa of CHARAKU, a live auction conducted by Gabriela Palmieri, Senior Vice President & Specialist of Contemporary Art at Sotheby’s, and special guest speaker David A. Ross former Director at SF MoMA and Whitney Museum of American Art.

The night at the Jane Hotel will close with the screening of an exclusive video of Marina Abramović. The festivities will continue at the Hotel Americano with a video art after-party from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m

Window, video by Lily & Honglei

The evening’s proceeds will go to support the launch of  the fledgling non-profit and a portion will go to benefit children affected by the ongoing Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster.

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.

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

For more information on tickets or to RSVP for the after-party, contact benefit@opalnest.com

Events Produced by Helen Homan Wu (Opalnest)

More info:

http://opalnest.com/blog/2012/11/opalnest-produces-inaugural-gala-for-today-is-the-day/