Nov. 7 LA gallery event to benefit Linda Blair's animal rescue charity On Nov. 7, Gallery Brown in LA will host an exhibition together with pop artist Steve Kaufman (former Warhol associate) to benefit actress Linda Blair's animal rescue charity. Ms. Blair will attend.
News-Antique.com - Nov 02,2009 - LOS ANGELES - On Saturday, Nov. 7, Gallery Brown and internationally acclaimed pop artist Steve Kaufman will present "Art Goes To The Dogs," a benefit for film star Linda Blair's animal rescue charity, the World Heart Foundation. Blair will be present at the event, which will take place from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the gallery, located at 140 South Orlando Ave., Los Angeles.
Steve Kaufman, "the former assistant to Andy Warhol," will feature all his colorful images including Marilyn, The Rat Pack and Michael Jackson, plus homages to Lichtenstein, Picasso, Dali and van Gogh. See these famous icons come alive on canvas.
The Linda Blair World Heart Foundation is a non-profit, 501c3 charitable organization dedicated to rescuing and rehabilitating abused animals from the harsh streets of the Los Angeles area and the overcrowded and overwhelmed city and county animal shelters.
The fundraiser is open to all, and there is no charge to attend. The evening starts with complimentary valet parking, followed by cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, and a silent auction that will feature Steve Kaufman's 36-inch-tall RCA Dog, one of a limited edition of 20. Additionally, 10% of all show sales will go directly to the Linda Blair World Heart Foundation.
LA art fans won't want to miss this exciting opportunity to meet both Steve Kaufman and Linda Blair on Saturday, Nov. 7. For further information about the event or artworks in the exhibition, or to leave a bid on the RCA Dog in the silent auction, call 323-651-1956. Visit the gallery's Web site: http://gallerybrown.com.
Visit Linda Blair's World Heart Foundation online at www.lindablairworldheart.org.