artnet News | Caroline Elbaor:
Larry Gagosian is set to host “Art for Hillary Auction 2016” on September 12 at his 21st Street gallery space in West Chelsea, in a move that is a first for the art-world mogul.
According to ARTnews, the event is “not open to guests”. For the select few on the invite list, the night’s agenda includes a 6 p.m. reception for the host committee, artists, and attendees, followed by the auction from 7 to 9 p.m. Contributing artists, according to ARTnews, include “Jeff Koons, Sarah Sze, Chuck Close, Barbara Kruger, Elisabeth Kley, Joyce Pensato,Deborah Kass, and the identical-twin duo of Ryan and Trevor Oakes.”… Read more
Image: Hillary Clinton speaking at an event in Des Moines, Iowa. Courtesy Gage Skidmore and Wikimedia Commons