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ANNUAL BENEFIT PARTY! Intersections: Celebrating Feminist Voices
September 22 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Join us for Intersections: Celebrating Feminist Voices on September 22, 2018, from 5:00 – 8:00pm. We will be honoring Ingrid Semaan, Director of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, UConn – Stamford as well as honoring a past exhibiting artist (TBA) for our FSW Arts Awards. The DJ team of Artist Emily Larned and Producer Chris Ruggiero will spin vinyl again this year! Fulfilling culinary experiences are promised with dinner by the bite by Sweet Pistachio and food stations donated by regional restaurants. Drinks will include red and white wine, beer and a special vodka cocktail. Tickets start at $65, discounted tickets for FSW members and students start at $60. You can purchase tickets HERE.
The party will include silent auction items that range from imaginative art experiences to original artworks, featuring works by Yael Bartana, Lukas Geronimas, Richard Klein, Carrie Moyer, Leslie Wayne, and more! Other auction items include a Nashville basket of hipster goodies and art curated by a Nashville native, restaurant gift certificates, and guided trips to Frieze VIP with a nationally recognized appraiser and Yale Open Studios with FSW creative director, Terri C Smith.
We will also be opening our new exhibition that evening with False Flag:The Space Between Paranoia and Reason, curated by New Haven based artist Jeff Ostergren. False Flag is a group exhibition that investigates the continuum of paranoia, as subject matter, philosophical position, and psychological state. Exhibiting artists include: Darja Bajagić, James Benning, Theodore Darst, Violet Dennison, Mark Flood, Juliana Huxtable, Stanya Kahn and Harry Dodge, Daniel Keller, Tim Trantenroth, and Melvin Way. The exhibition is on view from September 22, 2018 – January 6, 2019.