Thursday, May 05, 2005

ILLINOIS: "State of Dress" benefit art auction

On April 23, 2005 Saverio Truglia Photography generously hosted a benefit art auction in his new studio space to raise funds for the next leg of "State of Dress". Over 200 people ate, drank, danced, and made merry while 25 of my paintings were auctioned off, as well as donated artworks by Chicago artists: Katie Baker, Elke Claus, Eduardo De Soignie, Mark McGinnis, Paul Munro, Doc Sanjuro, Galina Shevchenko, Renata Stojkowski, and Saverio Truglia. Rocking the house was Matt Faunce, Environmental Encroachment, MoFoe and Jungle Street Rockers, all under the blessings of MC LA*JC, who also took a turn on the turntables.

1 comment:

dad said...

It was quite a party- Atending were Whites, Blacks, Latinos, Chinese, Worms, Sheep, a cowboy & a gangster. (The gangster played a Theremin later in the party)- The entertainment was given by a classical guitarist, a anarcist martching band, a Cuban percussion ensemble, a DJ wearing a electric halo, & a rock band- It doesn't get much better than this