Human Rights Campaign Announces “Artists for Equality” Auction to Help Elect Pro-Equality Candidates
Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) — the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization — launched “Artist for Equality,” an online art auction fundraiser taking place between September 16-30, 2020.
The event is co-hosted by HRC President Alphonso David, Sanford Biggers, HRC Board Chair Jodie Patterson, Amy Sherald and Lorna Simpson.
Every dollar raised at this event will directly support HRC Equality Votes SuperPAC, HRC’s fundraising effort to mobilize voters and elect pro-equality candidates this November.
Over 45 well-known artists are donating work including Donald Baechler, Sanford Biggers, Chris Bogia, Deborah Buck, Zoë Buckman, Bisa Butler, Max Colby, Damien Davis, Vaginal Davis, Lesley Dill, Jack Early, Skylar Fein,
Anthony Goicolea, Isca Greenfield-Sanders, Martine Gutierrez, Gordon Hall, Nicholas Howey, Judith Hudson, Jane Kaplowitz, Alex Katz, Louise Lawler, Glenn Ligon, Phoenix Lindsey-Hall, Kalup Linzy, Osborne Macharia, Patrick
Martinez, Gio Black Peter, Kenneth Pietrobono, William Powhida, Jason Revok, Carlos Rolón, Theo A. Rosenblum and Chelsea Seltzer, Cindy Sherman, Lorna Simpson, Tuesday Smillie, Kiki Smith, Jay Stuckey, Billy
Sullivan, Swoon, Samantha Thomas, Jim Thompson, Sarah Ann Weber, Wendy White, Derrick Woods-Morrow, Rob Wynne and Firooz Zahedi.
“We are so inspired by the visual arts community’s support for the Human […]
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