October 16, 2011 - Swiss Institute - Annual Benefit
October 16, 2011

Annual Benefit

Live Auction Lot: John Armleder, “Powder II,” 2003.*

Swiss Institute Annual Benefit
Dinner & Auction 2011
Friday, November 4, 6PM–11PM

Swiss Institute / Contemporary Art
18 Wooster Street
Between Grand & Canal Streets, NYC


SI Award 2011
Hans Ulrich Obrist

SI Artist Tribute 2011
John Armleder

Guest Speakers
Paul Chan
John Tremblay

Live auction by Simon de Pury, Chairman Phillips de Pury & Company

With artworks by:
John Armleder, Steven Baldi, Olaf Breuning, Valentin Carron, Emilie Ding, Nikolas Gambaroff, Ingo Giezendanner, Liam Gillick, Bob Gramsma, Evelyn Hofer, Das Institut, Karen Kilimnik, Juerg Lehni, Jason Loebs, Tobias Madison, Adam Marnie, Charles Mayton, Kaspar Muller, Marlo Pascual, Fabio Marco Pirovino, Grayson Revoir, Alex Rich, Pamela Rosenkranz, Olympia Scarry, Frank Schramm, Serge Spitzer, John Tremblay, Andro Wekua, et al.

View and bid online starting October 25

6:00PM Cocktails and Silent Auction
7:30PM Dinner and Live Auction
9:30PM Silent Auction continues until 10:30PM with dessert and open bar until 11:00PM

Buy your ticket(s) online
Or contact us directly at (917) 677-7622, benefit@swissinstitute.net

SI Chairwoman
Fabienne Abrecht

SI Honorary Chairman
H.E. Ambassador François Barras

SI Director
Gianni Jetzer

SI Benefit Committee
Rita Ackermann, Maria Baibakova
and Payam Sharifi, Cristina and Thomas Bechtler, Anette and Sami Bollag-Rothschild, Mehdi Chouakri, Michaela
de Pury, Ulla Dreyfus-Best, Alex Gartenfeld, Liam Gillick, Amy Greenspon, Emma Hall, Matthew Higgs, Maja Hoffmann and Stanley Buchthal, Stefan Kalmar, Judith and Sam Keller, Young Kim, David Kordansky, Harmony Korine, Sean Landers and Michelle Reyes, Rachel and Jean-Pierre Lehmann, David Lewis, Brett Litmann, Sarah Morris, Michelle Nicol, Carolina Nitsch and Dieter von Graffenried, Marc Payot, Janelle and Alden Pinnell, Beat Raaflaub, Michael Ringier, Pipilotti Rist, Scott Rothkopf, Olympia Scarry, Cindy Sherman, Lisa Spellman, Federica Simon and Sebastiano Andina, Neville Wakefield, Alice and Lawrence Weiner, Manuela and Iwan Wirth, Philip Michael Wolfson, Hikari Yokoyama

*Image above:
Edition AP 4/5.
Mirror mounted on wood.
11 1/2 x 23 1/4 inches / 29 x 59 cm.
Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Andrea Caratsch, Zürich.

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