PURCHASE, N.Y. -- An art auction and cocktail party takes place Saturday, May 14 at the Neuberger Museum of Art in Purchase.
Paper Jam 2016 is a party and high-quality auction of artwork on, of, or otherwise incorporating paper. Art is donated by contemporary artists and prestigious commercial galleries. Robbie Gordy of Christie’s is the auctioneer.
Paper Jam 2016 will feature works by artists such as Faith Ringgold, Pat Steir, Red Grooms, Chaim Gross, Alex Katz and Yvonne Jacquette.
The evening will include a silent and live auction.
“It's an amazing opportunity to buy world-class art by some of the hottest contemporary artists, at special prices," said Tracy Fitzpatrick, Director of the Neuberger Museum of Art.
The event begins at 6:30 p.m. with cocktails, followed by dinner by the bite, and a silent auction. The live auction begins at 8 p.m., followed by dessert at 9:30 p.m. The dress code is party attire. There is valet parking.
Co-chairs of Paper Jam 2016 are O. Anthony Maddalena and Bonnie Klugman. Funds raised benefit museum exhibitions.
Individual tickets are $150. There are ticket packages at various levels, as described on the museum’s website , including the Parchment level at $6,000, Vellum level at $4,000 and Papyrus at $2,000.
Click here to purchase ticket s, call Liz Hinden at 212-463- 0684 or via email RuthSchwartzandCo@rcspr.com.
The museum is located at 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase.