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Flux Factory’s 2014 Benefit


Come get Fluxy with us during one of the best art parties of the year!

Date: Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
Venue: 79 Walker Street, 6th Floor, NYC
Time: Cocktails & light fare begin at 7pm, award ceremony at 8:30pm, with silent bidding until 10pm

This spirited cocktail event will feature a silent auction of over 50 artworks by artists from Flux Factory’s extensive community that we’ve built together over 20 years.

Honor Harriet Taub of Materials for the Arts and Swoon with us–during the Scrappy Awards ceremony–for the enormous impact their work has had on Flux Factory and the greater cultural sphere. Get worked over by our roaming team of “knock-off artists,” who will be making customized copies of auction items on demand. Participate in live performances, a mega-raffle, installations, and interactive experiences to celebrate twenty years of supporting remarkable works of art that help us see the world in unexpected ways.

Entertainment will be provided by our emcee, The Fabulous LuLu LoLo; Fluxtime Photobooth by Jason Eppink, Sean McIntyre, and Reid Bingham; tarot readings by Leah Wolff; DJ set by Vernous; and bathroom valet by Jonah Levy, TJ Hospodar, and 0H10 M1ke.

Participating artists: The silent auction will include artworks by Fluxers and Friends-of-Flux Aya Kakeda, David Shapiro, Carla Gannis, Jean Barberis, Kerry Downey, Ryan Estep, and many others.

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Aida Sehovic, Adrian Owen, Alex Nathanson, Alex Young, Alison Nguyen, Aliya Bonar, Ander Mikalson, Angela Washko, Aya Kakeda, Brian Dettmer, Carla Gannis, Chris Domenick, Daupo, David Shapiro, Dillon De Give, Douglas Paulson & Rancourt/Yatsuk, Duke Riley, Emi Nishiwaki, Fredericks & Mae, Ghana ThinkTank, Gigi Gatewood, Heather Kapplow, Heidi Nelson, James Wang & Jennifer Hsu, Jan Mun, Jason David Brown, Jason Eppink, Jean Barberis, Jeff Stark, Jude Tallichet, Kerry Downey, Leah Wolff, Lena Hawkins, Marius Watz, Meta Local Collaborative (Elizabeth Hamby & Hatuey Ramos-Fermin), Miatta Kawinzi, Michelle Levy, Moira Williams, Nathaniel Sullivan, Nick Normal, Paddy Johnson, Philip Emde, Phuc Le, Ranjit Bhatnagar, Risa Puno, Ryan Estep, Scott Hirst, Sean Fader, Sunita Prasad, Swoon, Taylor Sakarett, Ward Shelley, and Wieteke Heldens.[/EXPAND]


Purchase Tax-Deductible Tickets Today.

Flux Me Gently for $45: One general admission ticket (tax deductible in the amount of $25)
*ticket sales are now closed
Flux Me Like Whoa for $125: One general admission ticket + limited edition print produced in the Flux silk-screen studio by Artist-in-Residence Lena Hawkins + 1 raffle ticket (tax deductible in the amount of $75.00) *ticket sales are now closed
Flux Me Like a Hurricane for $250: Two general admission tickets + limited edition print produced in the Flux silk-screen studio by Artist-in-Residence Lena Hawkins + 5 raffle tickets + tweet of extreme appreciation from @flux_factory (tax deductible in the amount of $200) *tickets sales are now closed

Tickets can also be purchased by check, sent to:
Flux Factory
39-31 29th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101

Not-So-Silent Committee Members:
Alicia Mary Wilson, Amanda Angel, Antonina Simetti, Briana Barocas, Carlo Lamagna, Claire Sexton, Corinna Kirsch, Craig Sinclair, Doreen Jakob, Dustin Luke Nelson, Elizabeth Larison, Hilary Bertisch, Hrag Vartanian & Veken Gueyikian, Jake Pratt, James Wagner, Jayne Drost, Jodie Dinapoli, Jonah Levy, Julia Kaganskiy, Kristin Kaplan, Laura Lupton, Morgan Meis, Natalia Nakazawa, Nick Griffin, Nora Gomez, Oriana Leckert, Paddy Johnson, Perry Chen, Risa Shoup, Sally Szwed, Sandra Lang, Scott Hirst, Steve Scofield, and Steven Santo.

If you have questions about purchasing tickets or would like to volunteer, please email

Flux Factory’s 2014 Not-So-Silent Auction & Gala is supported by our exclusive beer sponsor, Lagunitas Brewing Company; liquor sponsors, NY Distilling Company, and Tito’s Handmade Vodka; food sponsor COFFEED; and media sponsors, Brooklyn Rail and Hyperallergic.




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