The 21st Annual Take Home a Nude event, benefiting New York Academy of Art, will take place at Sotheby’s, (1334 York Avenue, NYC) on Thursday, October 18th. The event will honor artist Francesco Clemente. Chanel is the event sponsor.
Maureen Chiquet, CEO of Chanel, will serve as Event Chair. The evening will feature cocktails, dinner, and a live and silent auction of over 100 works of art from both emerging and established contemporary artists. Take Home A Nude is the largest source for scholarship funds for New York Academy of Art. Additional support is provided by Cadogan Tate and XL Insurance. Décor by Confetti System.
For more information and to purchase tickets please visit www.nyaa.edu or call 212-842-5123.
ABOUT NYAA: Located in Tribeca and founded in 1982, the New York Academy of Art is a unique not-for-profit graduate school that combines intensive technical training with active critical discourse. In the belief that rigorously trained artists are best able to realize their artistic vision, Academy students learn to master the traditional methods and techniques and are encouraged to use these skills to make vital contemporary art.