Daile Kaplan, Director of Swann Galleries' Photographs Department, will be the auctioneer at The Center for Photography at Woodstock's annual Benefit Gala on Sunday, October 9th.
Held at the Bearsville Theater in Woodstock, NY, the event will honor FotoFest founders Fred Baldwin and Wendy Watriss as the 2011 Vision Award Honorees.
|Fred Baldwin and Wendy Watriss founded the photo festival FotoFest in 1983|
The live auction offers contemporary and classic photographs, and proceeds will support the creative programs of the Center, a not-for-profit arts and educational organization. There are photographs by Berenice Abbott, Walker Evans, Robert Mapplethorpe, Mary Ellen Mark, Aaron Siskind, William Wegman and many others.
|Auction highlights include Aaron Siskind's Rome 135, 1977,|
vintage gelatin silver print, donated by the Aaron Siskind Foundation
and the Bruce Silverstein Gallery, NYC.
Labels: charity auction, Daile Kaplan, photography, The Center for Photography at Woodstock