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Ballroom Marfa Benefit Auction & Dinner 2011 Photos


BALLROOM MARFA BENEFIT AUCTION & DINNER
Tuesday, 12 April 2011
Center 548 · West 22nd St. · New York City
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PROGRAM:

6:30pm Cocktail reception and silent auction with music by DJ Little Danny

8:00pm Dinner and live auction, with special performance by Alex Waterman and David Watson, and live auction with Alexander Gilkes, auctioneer

10:00pm After party with live music from Andrew Wyatt and Pontus Winnberg of Miike Snow, plus DJ JD Samson of Le Tigre

Design concept by FIFTY by US, with lighting by Rob Crowley.

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Ballroom Marfa’s Benefit Auction & Dinner was co-chaired by Fairfax Dorn, Sue Hostetler, Virginia Lebermann, David Maupin, Mary Robbins, Charlie Ruger, Allison Sarofim, Anne-Cecilie Engell Speyer, Stefano Tonchi, Gordon VeneKlasen, Leo Villareal, and the Ballroom Marfa Board of Trustees, with generous support from W Magazine, Akris, and Barclays. Many thanks to the artists who generously donated their work. All proceeds will go towards continuing Ballroom Marfa’s extensive & innovative programming.

    Ballroom Marfa would like to extend our gratitude to all of the supporters of this event:
    Exclusive Media Sponsor, W Magazine; Exclusive Fashion Sponsor, Akris; Principal Corporate Sponsor, Barclays; and Exclusive Hotel Sponsor, Mondrian SoHo, New York, NY.

    We would also like to thank our many in-kind sponsors: Casa Dragones Tequila, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico; Tito’s Vodka, Austin, TX; Betts & Scholl, New York, NY; Lagunitas Brewing, Petaluma, CA; FLOR, Chicago, IL; Platypus Fine Art, Brooklyn, NY; Tracey Ryans Agency, New York, NY; Art-Agenda, New York, NY; Arts and Recreation, Austin, TX; Marfa Brand Soap, Marfa, TX; Big Bend Coffee Roasters, Marfa, TX; Thunderbird Hotel, Marfa, TX; J. Davis Studio, Alpine, TX; and Kaitlin Parry, New York, NY.