The Center for Contemporary Printmaking’s 18th annual MONOTHON fundraising party was held on Saturday, November 19, 2016, at the Carriage Barn Arts Center, New Canaan, CT, from 6pm to 9pm. The Auction and Party included both a Silent and a Live Auction. This year’s auctioneer was a Senior Specialist from Christie’s Print Department. Food and drink was provided by generous donations from area purveyors of fine foods.
The party was open to the public; tickets are $50 per person in advance and $60 at the door. Contact CCP at 203.899.7999 to purchase tickets in advance.
This year’s Honorary Co-Chairs were artists Catherine Mosley and Bill Jacklin.
The Live Auction offered artwork by a number of renowned artists, including Richard Segalman, Bill Jacklin, Catherine Mosley, Lynn Shaler, Yigal Ozeri, Shelter Serra, Katja Oxman, James Prosek and James McNeill Whistler among others, and a week of printmaking with staff printers in the newly-renovated Helen Frankenthaler Printmaking Cottage at CCP.