Long-time stencil geek, artist, writer, and collaborator Josh MacPhee just sent this email out. As a strong and vibrant part of our community, Josh deserves all the support we can give he and his partner Dara. - Russell
I wanted to let you know about this on-line benefit auction: www.healdarag.org/auction
It was organized by friends to help pay for my partner Dara Greenwald's chemotherapy bills. The bidding ends this Sunday (Dec 5) at noon.
Nearly 200 artists have donated their work to raise money to help Dara, lots of cool gifts for the holidays!
The artists include:
A Literal Letter Service, Lauren Adams, Alice Attie, Bee Ayer, Kate Bae, Magda Baker, Jesus Barraza, Craig Baldwin, Caitlin Berrigan, Mary Billyou, Moe Bowstern, A Brick, Ginger Brooks Takahashi, Bill Brown, Rachel Budde, Kellyann Burns, Nao Bustamante, Garrison & Alison Buxton, Kevin Caplicki, Christopher Cardinale, James Case-Leal, Melanie Cervantes, Paul Chan, Giovanna Chesler, Julia Christensen, Gabriel Cohen/Fredericks & Mae, Jem Cohen, Adriane Colburn, Compass of the MRCC, Benjamin Coonley, Cecilia Cornejo, Jim Costanzo, Bill Daniel, Carrie Dashow, Dark Dark Dark, Michael De Feo, Cecilia Dougherty, Icky Dunn, Joyce Ellen Weinstein, Molly Fair, Friendly Falcons, John Fekner, Jim Fleming/Autonomedia, Su Friedrich, Colette Gaiter, Michael Galinsky, Rebecca Gates, Amber Ginsburg, Jesse Goldstein, Stephanie Gray, Sam Green, Ryan Griffis/Temporary Travel Office, Jane Jin Kaisen/Guston Sondin-Kung, Christopher Harvey, Art Hazelwood, Dusty Herbig, Corin Hewitt, Kathy High, Christa Holka, Caitlin Horsmon, Jessica Jackson Hutchins, Melissa Klein, Andalusia Knoll, Daniela Kostova, Anna Kunz, Aviv Kruglanski and Vahida Ramujkic, Ann LePore, Dan Levenson, Damon Locks, Shona Macdonald, Jodie Mack, Josh MacPhee, Frank Magnotta, Jeff Mangum/Neutral Milk Hotel, Darrin Martin, Colin Matthes, Anne McGuire, Nathan Meltz, Cindy Milstein, Naeem Mohaiemen, Amitis Motevalli, Zoeann Murphy, Lucille Nurkse, Pauline Oliveros, Trevor Paglen, Laurie Palmer, Mary Patten, Roger Peet, Margo Pelletier & Lisa Thomas, Lynne Pidel, Stefen Pilipa, Endi Poskovic, Sunita Prasad, Rick Prelinger, Michael Rakowitz, Aaron Renier, Vanessa Renwick, Olivia Robinson, Favianna Rodriguez, Heather Rogers, Guadalupe Rosales, Sarah Ross, Stephanie Rothenberg, Erik Ruin, Ben Russell, Zoe Sheehan Saldana, Paul Lloyd Sargent, Lee Anne Schmitt, Nicole Schulman, Sam Sebren, Tod Seelie, Daniel Selcer, Laura Seldman, Shelley Buonaiuto, Greg Sholette, Shelly Silver, Brooke Singer, Nida Sinnokrot, Shaun Slifer, Jen Smith, Kelly Spivey, Miriam Stahl, Tema Stauffer, Jesse Stiles, Brett Story, Caspar Stracke, Astria Suparak, Sarah Sutro, Naoe Suzuki, Swoon, Astra Taylor, Temporary Services, The Yes Men, Rodney Thoms, Zefrey Throwell, Fereshteh Toosi, Mary Tremonte, Kristine Virsis, Volatile Works, Dan S Wang, Brindalyn Webster, Woodstrup & Cooley, and Pete Yahnke.
Please take the time to check it out!