Images courtesy of Melissa Arendt, Tim Balboni, Erik Barthels, Britt Bass Turner, Linda Colletta, Dan Covert, Zoë Pawlak and Uprise Art.

About

The Junior Board Auction is an annual fall fundraiser that brings together art lovers, collectors and artists for an evening of cocktails and a unique silent auction comprised of art, food, music and travel experiences. Past event supporters include Harper’s Bazaar, Uprise Art, Bustle, Uber, Bombay Sapphire, Create Collect and many more. 

All proceeds benefit Free Arts NYC’s mission to empower underserved youth through art and mentoring programs that develop their creativity, confidence, and skills to succeed.

Tickets

CLICK TO BUY TICKETS AND/OR DONATE

 

$85

Single Ticket

$150

Tickets for 2


$35

Art supplies for 10 projects at a Free Arts Day


$60

Lunch for 10 children at a Free Arts Day


$100

A Free Arts Day experience for 1 Child


$250

Training and support for a Teen Arts Mentor


$1,000

Corporate Sponsor Package

Up to 12 Tickets & Sponsor Recognition

For more information, please e-mail tanya@freeartsnyc.org

Junior Board

Nicole Bouchard
Associate, Brown Rudnick LLP


Ronak Daya

Product Lead, Square


Amanda Slavaggio Fenlon
MA / Visual Artist


Adam Green

Business Analyst, Christie’s


Katherine Eckert Grunder

Architect / Interior Designer


Miles Ehan
Fashion Designer, Loft


Michael Lazar

Engagement Manager, Mckinsey & Company


Tara Levy
Founder, TL Projects


Emmy Liss

Senior Advisor, NYC Department of Education


Erica Kane [President]

Co-Founder, Orchard Street Ventures

 

Nigel Hammond
DealCloud, Client Development Manager


Jonathan Illari

General Counsel of America, PHILLIPS


Lyle Maltz
Director, Kantar Vermeer


Julie-Ann Ngo


Andrea Offner
Director of Sales, Bustle


Sarah Rinehart
Designer, Kemble Interiors


Gretchen Rouillard

Executive Assistant to the President, Vera Wang


Elizabeth Sansone
Vice President, Nuveen


Jesse Schultz
Manager of Social Innovation, Warby Parker


Jeff Thibodeau
Photographer


Nathaniel Walsh
Vice President, EPS Properties

Sponsors

    

ABOUT UPRISE ART

Uprise Art is an online art gallery that helps you discover original contemporary artwork by emerging artists for the spaces where you live and work. You can always connect with a personal art advisor, free of charge, who will help you find the perfect artwork. Learn more at www.upriseart.com and @uprisenyc.

CONTRIBUTING ARTISTS

Rubin 415
Anastasia Greer
Karina Bania
Teresa Christiansen
Adam Frezza &  Terri Chiao
Elisa Gomez
Thomas Hammer
Chad Kouri
Kristin Texeira
Michael Milano
Natalie Baxter
Alyson Provax
Rebeca Raney
Xochi Solis
Jordan Sullivan
Erin Lynn Welsh
Zoë Pawlak

Event Photos

Junior Board Art Auction at Fort Gansevoort

On November 19, 2016, Free Arts NYC Junior Board hosted an art auction at Fort Gansevoort. Over 150 guests enjoyed an evening of cocktails and hors d’oeuvres alongside a silent auction comprised of food, music, and travel experiences. Uprise Art curated a silent auction of contemporary artworks by emerging artists. Thank you to all our attendees and sponsors! Stay tuned for details about our upcoming 2017 Junior Board Auction.

Photos courtesy of Victoria Engblom.

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Mission

Free Arts NYC empowers youth through arts and mentoring programs to develop their creativity, confidence, and skills to succeed.

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