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CITY HEARTS EVENT TO
SHOWCASE AND AUCTION PRIZED WORK OF DISTINGUISHED PHOTOGRAPHERS AND CITY HEARTS' "ARTISTS OF THE FUTURE"
Will guests go home with a valuable work of art from a world-renowned photographer
or a "priceless" piece from an aspiring
City Hearts student?
Los Angeles, CA - In a fun twist to the standard format silent auction, internationally recognized
City Hearts: Kids Say Yes to the Arts will experiment with a new concept at their annual fall fundraiser to be held October 20, 2012 from
3:30-6 p.m. Thirty eight photographic images comprising a mix of such artists as Jeff Bridges, Anthony Friedkin, Martin Parr, Douglas Kirland, Arthur Tress, Jane Seymour, and City Hearts' students will be anonymously displayed
for guests to bid on at the beautifully serene Stage Coach Ranch in Old
Topanga Canyon, a gorgeous property rarely open to the public. Guests
will CHOOSE! their favorite image...what will you CHOOSE! ???
The names of the photographers will be revealed at 5pm and participants will then know whose work they have purchased.
Additionally, fans from around the world will be participating via Skype, hosting their own Art Parties to support City Hearts.
Hearts: Kids Say Yes to the Arts, is southern California's preeminent
Arts education and outreach organization, transforming the lives of more
than 30,000 children in the most impoverished and economically
distressed communities.. City Hearts' FRESH FOCUS: A NEW SHOT AT LIFE
Photography program, teaches children to see beyond their circumstances
and to vision and dream of a better future.
event featuring delicious bites from Sam Elias of Sam's By the Beach,
Jeff Kramer of Topanga Catering, and Larry Cohn of The Canyon Bistro,
delicious wines from Girl Meets Grape and fabulous cocktails from
Tequila Loca. Nic Harcourt, KCSN DJ will spin the music.
City Hearts' International Spokesperson, Max Adler, will be in attendance.