ReEmerge: A LACE Benefit Art Auction
October 6 @ 8:00 am - November 4 @ 11:30 pm
ReEmerge: A LACE Benefit Art Auction
Thursday, November 4, 2021, 7pm-9pm
Brentwood home garden of art collector and philanthropist, Diane Allen
[address available upon RSVP]
Charlene Fitzgibbon, Chair, LACE Board of Directors
Ben Lee Ritchie Handler, Global Director, Nicodim Gallery
Sue de Beer and Laura Parnes
Tony De Los Reyes
Mark Steven Greenfield
Piero Golia x Dries Van Noten
Carla Jay Harris
Clifford Prince King
Nery Gabriel Lemus
Sarah Ann Weber
Join us as we reemerge and come together to celebrate our community’s collective power and perseverance in what has been a challenging year. Come join our community of supporters and artists for an exclusive reception to benefit LACE and its dedication to the art of our time. For more than 40 years, LACE has championed art that focuses on freedom of expression; the experimentation of new ideas, materials, and forms; and content that is challenging and socially engaging.
Drinks & hors d’oeuvres by alta Adams – Cali soul food
DJ set by pastelShade
With a special art experience by Nancy Baker Cahill
How to Participate – 3 Ways to Support LACE
1. Buy tickets for our in-person Benefit on November 4 below
Your tax-deductible gift supports LACE’s long-standing commitment to breaking boundaries, advancing experimentation, and giving a platform to a wide range of voices. Most critically, you will have a direct impact on expanding our thoughtful and engaged community at a time when we urgently and collectively need it.
Includes all Trailblazer benefits for TWO patrons including the collection tour + the LACE limited edition collectors archival box.
Includes all Defender benefits + limited edition signed Jeffrey Vallance print and a tour of Diane Allen’s personal art collection.
Includes a one-year LACE membership and a LACE tote bag.
More About the Online Auction
In addition to the reception, you may also bid on one-of-a-kind works by emerging and established artists with our benefit auction in partnership with ARTSY (online auction launches October 21st)
Experiences up for Auction
A special Redbird Experience
Private Redbird Open Air 5 course Tasting Menu by Chef Neal Fraser for 6 guests on the Nest Balcony with stunning views of the Vibiana bell tower and the Downtown LA cityscape. Includes wine pairings by Redbird sommelier Matt Fosket and a welcome cocktail by bar director Tobin Shea.
Enjoy a Hollywood getaway with a two night stay at the newest Luxury Hotel in Town, the Thompson Hollywood and a Film Club Membership to the legendary American Cinematheque.*
About the Thompson Hotel
Thompson Hollywood is a new luxury lifestyle hotel that brings a dynamic mix of global sophistication, elevated service and a distinct California vibe to the heart of Hollywood. Designed by renowned London-based interior design studio, Tara Bernerd & Partners, the 11-story hotel features 190 guest rooms, 16 suites, 15,000 square feet of event space, a state-of-the-art fitness center and a rooftop pool. Our culinary and nightlife destinations include Bar Lis — the rooftop bar with stunning views of Hollywood and the city below — and coming soon, Mes Amis, the signature restaurant from acclaimed Chef Lincoln Carson as well as our Lobby Bar, all promising to provide our guests the ultimate “in-the-know” experience.
About the American Cinematheque
Established in 1984, the American Cinematheque is a member-supported 501(c)(3) non-profit cultural arts organization dedicated to building an engaged film community through immersive film curation, conversation, and presentation. The American Cinematheque celebrates the film-going experience at the core of its mission. Since it first began showing films in theatres in 1985, the American Cinematheque has provided a wide range of film programming, with both new and repertory cinema, hosting screenings, panels and special events with thousands of filmmakers. The AC showcases hundreds of films a year; it connects the filmmaker to the audience and film history to its future. Presenting in 35mm, 70mm, rare nitrate, and state-of-the-art-digital. For more information visit www.
*Restrictions may apply. Four (4) complimentary tickets to a regular priced screening. Redeemable at the Aero Theatre (Santa Monica) and Los Feliz Theatre (Los Feliz). Tickets cannot be redeemed for any sold-out screenings. Tickets expire November 4, 2022.
Board of Directors
Andrea Collins, Vice Chair
Margaret Reeve, Secretary
Elisabeth Forney, Treasurer
Roy Dowell, Benefit Committee Member
Jessica Fleischmann, Benefit Committee Member
Mark Steven Greenfield, Benefit Committee Member
Grace Oh, Benefit Committee Member
Sarah Russin, Executive Director, Benefit Committee Member
Bryan Smiley, Benefit Committee Member
Kathie Foley Meyer, Chair Emerita
For the safety of all guests, attendees must submit proof of vaccination or present a negative COVID-19 test conducted 48 hours prior to the event. A health questionnaire must also be submitted and will be sent to confirmed guests the week of the event.
Thank you To: