The PS 130 PTA’s first Auction for Art & Enrichment was a great success!
The event held at Brooklyn Commune was attended by over 100 people and raised $9,500. Our thanks to Eugenie Woo and Brooklyn Commune for donating the wonderful space and to Juice Box for donating the wine.
Fifty pieces of art were donated to the Auction by 40 artists including Jeff Koons (X Supreme “Monkey Train” Skateboard) and parents Scott Teplin, Melissa Lohman-Wild, James Gallagher, Tom Motley, Rose Saxe, Brian Drucker , Sean Sime, Vanessa Solomon, Dari Litchman, Adam Tetzloff, and Danyel Wendroff .
Parents Alice Thompson and Tom Tobin made the winning bid for the X Supreme “Monkey Train” Skateboard given by featured artist, Jeff Koons.
The KIDPRINT! went to PS 130 grandparent, Charlotte Davolio. Mrs. Davolio has generously donated the KIDPRINT! to the school.
The art auction committee did a fabulous job in making this event such a great success. The committee was co-chaired by Vanessa Solomon and Sarah Provost. Members included Rebecca Rent, Meema Spadola, Melissa Lohmna-Wild, James Gallagher, Dari Litchman, and Stephan Romano. Publicity for the event was provided by Kim Smith and Sarah Russo.