A contemporary art exhibition of works by women artists, featuring a panel discussion concerning gender and representation in the visual arts and a benefit art auction. All proceeds from tickets and art sales support the Foundation‘s two independent grant programs for emerging visual artists and travel grants for cancer patients.

Bidding on artwork begins noon, Tuesday, November 16 and ends 9 pm Thursday, November 18.

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Panel Discussion

Tuesday, November 16, 6:30pm
$10 suggested donation.
(pay-what-you-want for students and artists)

Why aren‘t women artists more commercially successful and is there anything we can or should do to improve their standing?

Panel: Christie's International Co-Head of Post-War and Contemporary Art Amy Cappellazzo, Sculpture Center director and chief curator Mary Ceruti, Modern Painters magazine writer Sarah Douglas (moderator), and artists Marilyn Minter and Xaviera Simmons.

Open bar reception.

Benefit Art Auction

Thursday, November 18, 6:30pm
$20 admission

Over 90 donated artworks by women artists from around the world. Works will remain on exhibit at P.P.O.W. Gallery after the auction. Winning bidders may pick up their works after December 3.

Grolsch beer, open bar, wine, Vietnamese food.

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You may contact Quang Bao at 212.966.8444 or rhmfoundation@gmail.com to discuss
other bidding options. Please Read the conditions of sale here.
Helen Altman
Fennel Seed Skull, 2009
fennel seeds, wire, glue, lead, J hook
6 ½ x 5 ½ x 7"
est. value: $600
opening bid: $300
Courtesy of the artist and DCKT Contemporary.
Janine Antoni
Up Against, 2009
framed digital C-print, 20.5" x 30"
est. value: $20,000
opening bid: $12,000
Courtesy of the artist and Luhring Augustine.
Karen Arm
Blue Sun, 2010
Watercolor on paper, 11.5" x 9"
est. value: $1,800
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and P.P.O.W. Gallery.
Dotty Attie
Inci-Dental, 2007
Oil on linen, 2 panels: 6" x 6", 2 panels: 3" x 4"
est. value: $7,000
opening bid: $3,500
Courtesy of the artist and P.P.O.W. Gallery.
Daphne Arthur
In Jest, 2010
Mixed media on canvas, 18" x 14" x 1"
est. value: $3,250
opening bid: $1,700
The Artist and RARE Gallery, New York.
Amy Bessone
Venetian Red Sisters, 2009
Oil on canvas, 18" x 14"
est. value: $6,000
opening bid: $3,000
Courtesy of the artist and David Kordansky.
Alison Blickle
I Can't Work Any Harder Than I Do, 2008
48" x 36", oil on canvas
est. value: $4,500
opening bid: $2,250
Courtesy of the artist and Thierry Goldberg Projects.
Alison Blickle
880th Annual Portrait at the Lake, 2009
24" x 18", oil on canvas
est. value: $2,000
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist.
Ingrid Blixt
Solitude,
8" x 10", oil on copper leaf and wood
est. value: $900
opening bid: $500
Courtesy of the artist and SLAG Gallery.
Maya Bloch
Untitled 2, 2010
Oil on canvas, 12" x 16"
est. value: $2,000
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Thierry Goldberg Projects.
Lizzi Bougatsos
Pussy For Rent, 2010
Sign, silver marker, 11" x 8.5"
est. value: $500
opening bid: $250
Courtesy of the artist and James Fuentes.
Natasha Bowdoin
Poem of the Bull, 2009
Pencil and gouache on cut paper, 24" x 24" x 2.5"
est. value: $3,500
opening bid: $1750 Courtesy of the artist and CTRL Gallery, Houston.
Mia Brownell
Still Life with Apricot and Pear, 2010
Oil on canvas, 9" x 11"
est. value: $900
opening bid: $500
Courtesy of the artist and Sloan Fine Art.
Miriam Cabessa
No. 41, 2007-2010
Graphite on paper, 23"x29"
est. value: $2,000
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Hendershot Gallery.
Rita Sobral Campos
It was then that Mephistopheles, The Last Faust Myth in the History of Mankind series, 2009
C-print (Edition 2 of 3), 24" x 17"
est. value: $2,500
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Invisible-Exports.
Tammy Rae Carland
I'm Dying Up Here, #5 (bent banana), 2010
Color photograph, 30" x 40"
est. value: $3,500
opening bid: $1,800
Courtesy of the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco.
Exene Cervenka
Epic USA Hero, 2008
spray paint on canvas panel, 16" x 20"
est. value: $3,500
opening bid: $1,750
Courtesy of the artist and DCKT Contemporary.
Xavier Cha
Cornrow Hairbraid, YEAR
Cprint, Ed. of 4, 30" x 40"
est. value: $2,000
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Taxter and Spengemann.
Talia Chetrit
Primary Colors Flashed at Silver Paper, 2010
C-print, 20" x 16" ed 3/4
est. value: $2,000
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Renwick Gallery.
Jennifer Cohen
Untitled, 2009
celluclay, cement, glue, leather shoe, 8 "x 3" x 5"
est. value: 2000
opening bid: $1,000
ourtesy of the artist and Salon 94.
Anne Collier
Eye (COlor), 2010
C-print, 20" x 25.25" ed 5/20
est. value: $3,300
opening bid: $2,000
Courtesy of the artist and Anton Kern.
Heather Cook
A Piece, 2008
Bleach on cotton jersey and push pins, 57.5" x 42"
est. value: $5,000
opening bid: $2,500
Courtesy of the artist and David Kordansky Gallery.
Zoe Crosher
A Star Was Born (La Cienega), 2010
Digital c-print 20+5 ap, 12"" x 23"
est. value: $500
opening bid: $250 Courtesy the artist & DCKT Contemporary.
Amy Cutler
Fire, 2007-09
Inkjet print on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag paper, 4.25" x 7"
est. value: $1,500
opening bid: $750
Courtesy of the artist and Leslie Tonkonow.
Diane Detalle
Olympia, 2008
Acrylic on cotton canvas, 36" x 48"
est. value: $4,500
opening bid: $2,300
Courtesy of the artist.
Jessica Dickinson
JD_67:come-closer, 2009
Pastel on paper with linen tape, 11.75" x 16"
est. value: $1,800
opening bid: $900
Courtesy of the artist.
Marlene Dumas
Rockstar, 2010
Oil on canvas, 20" x 15"
Please contact the Foundation for price and info: 212.966.8444 or rhmfoundation@gmail.com
Courtesy of the artist.
< Nicole Eisenman
Conjuring Ghosts, 2010
Work on paper, 26" x 36"
est. value: $6,000
opening bid: $3,000
Courtesy of the artist.
Klodin Erb
Sport, 2010
Oil on Canvas, 15.75" x 19.625"
est. value: $3,500
opening bid: $2,000
Courtesy of the artist and Rotwand Gallery, Zurich.
Oana Farcas
Untitled, 2010
Oil on canvas, 12" x 16"
est. value: $3,000
opening bid: $1,500
Courtesy of the artist.
Keltie Ferris
XXXOOO, 2010
Oil, acrylic, oil pastel & sprayed paint on canvas, 40" x 30"
est. value: $7,500
opening bid: $4,00
Courtesy of the artist and Horton Gallery.
Rachel Foullon
Lös Hoes (Ham), 2008
Stained Western red cedar, dyed canvas, Hawaiian red sea salt and steel nail
42" x 21" x 7"
est. value: $3,000
opening bid: $1,500
Courtesy of the artist and ltd, Los Angeles.
Nyssa Frank
Untitled, 2010
Acrylic on canvas, 11" x 14"
est. value: $500
opening bid: $250
Courtesy of the artist.
Robin Graubard
Annique Flowers Marin, 2010
Lambda print, artist proof (edition is 3 + 2ap) with frame, 16.375" x 23.375"
est. value: $1,400
opening bid: $700
Courtesy of the artist.
Stella Hamberg
Untitled, DATE
Ink on paper, 16.54" x 11.69"
est. value: $1,600
opening bid: $800
Courtesy of the artist and Galerie EIGEN + ART Leipzig/Berlin.
K8 Hardy
Position Series #30, 2009
C-print, 20" x 30"
est. value: $3,000
opening bid: $1,500
Courtesy of the artist.
Ellen Harvey
No Art without Pain (after Massimo Stanzione's Cleopatra), 2009
watercolor on archival, 16" x 20"
Signed on front
est. value: $3,000
opening bid: $1,500
Courtesy of the artist.
Stuart Hawkins
Field Notes, 2005-2006
C-Print, Edition 2/3, 20" x 40"
est. value: $3,000
opening bid: $1,500
Courtesy of Stuart Hawkins and Zach Feuer Gallery.
Valerie Hegarty
Pompeii Pigeons, 2009
George Washington Bust, paper-mache, clay, paint, aluminum foil, tape, feathers, 18" x 14" x 14"
est. value: $4,500
opening bid: $2,250
Courtesy of the artist and Nicelle Beauchene Gallery.
Mary Heilmann
Ghost Palette, 2008
Archival pigment inkjet print on hahnemule german etching, 6/45, 35" x 26"
est. value: $2,500
opening bid: $1,250
Courtesy of The Armory Show.
Nancy de Holl
Contemporary Apartments, 2009
Archival pigment print, 16" x 20"
est. value: $400
opening bid: $200
Courtesy of the artist and Taxter and Spengemann.
Lia Halloran
Crystalline Forms: Part 1, 2010
Ink on drafting film, 15.25" x 12.25" framed
est. value: $800
opening bid: $400
Courtesy of the artist and DCKT Contemporary.
Nancy Hwang
21 (study stills for Opus), 2007
Digital C-print; Edition 1 of 3 + 1AP
18.75" x 24" frame; 10.75" x 16.75" image
est. value: $2,500
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist.
Mala Iqbal
Companion, 2009
Acrylic on linen, 18" x 14"
est. value: $2,500
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and P.P.O.W Gallery.
Ioana Joa
Unbearable Lightness of Being, 2010
oil on canvas, 10" x 8"
est. value: $900
opening bid: $500
Courtesy of the artist and SLAG Gallery.
Deborah Kass
Parisian Gertrude Stein, 1998
silkscreen on paper, ed 30, 30" x 30"
est. value: $1,000
opening bid: $600
Courtesy of the artist and Paul Kasmin.
Allison Katz
Corot No. 7, 2007
Oil on linen, 17" x 14"
est. value: $1,500
opening bid: $800
Courtesy of artist.
Mary Reid Kelley
Prostitute, 2010
Character drawing from "You Make Me Iliad"
Ink, acrylic, and charcoal on paper, 13" x 10"
est. value: $1,400
opening bid: $700
Courtesy of the artist and Fredericks & Freiser.
Lisa Kirk
Still No. 3, from Backyard Adversaries, 2010
MATERIALS, Edition: 3+2APs, 8" x 10"
est. value: $600
opening bid: $300
Courtesy of artist and Invisible Exports.
Julia Kunin
Liquid Mountain, 2007
Porcelain, 15" x 20" x 12"
est. value: $5,000
opening bid: $2,500
Courtesy of the artist and Greenberg Van Doren.
Annie Lapin
Red Body, 2010
Oil and Acrylic on Panel, 24"x18"
est. value: $3,500
opening bid: $1,800
Courtesy of the artist and Honor Fraser, Los Angeles.
Andrea Lehmann
Bikini Beach, 2010
Oil, dammar on paper, 20" x 26"
est. value: $5,000
opening bid: $2,500
Courtesy of the artist and Anna Klinkhammer Galerie.
Amy Longenecker-Brown
The Popinjay Club Waiting For Their Pants to Dry, 2008
oil on canvas, 17" x 14"
est. value: $2,500
opening bid: $1,250
Courtesy of the artist and Monya Rowe.
Rosa Loy
Ich bin wieder da, 2010
Kasein on canvas, 10" x 12"
est. value: $7,000
opening bid: $4,000
Courtesy of the artist.
Kristin Lucas
Moving Image Memorial, 2008-10
Wax-cast video tape, 4" x 8" x 1"
est. value: $
opening bid: $
Courtesy of the artist.
Simone Lucas
Mara, 2009
28" x 24"
est. value: $5,500
opening bid: $3,000
Courtesy of the artist and Anna Klinkhammer Galerie.
Tala Madani
Image Replacement, 2006
Oil on canvas, 12" x 9"
est. value: $10,000
opening bid: $5,000
Courtesy of the artist and Lombard-Fried Projects.
Julia Marchand
Boy with Lion Mask,
Acrylic & graphite on canvas, 24" x 18"
est. value: $800
opening bid: $400
Courtesy of the artist and Sloan Fine Art.
Christina McPhee
Venus 11 (Unnamed Coronoa Crater Beta Regio), 2009
Pigment ink, india ink and gel pen on paper, 30" x 22.5"
est. value: $2,200
opening bid: $1,100
Courtesy of the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco.
Alice O’Malley
Nicole Eisenman, NYC 2000, 2000
Archival silver gelatin print, 11" x 14"
est. value: $1,500
opening bid: $750
Courtesy of the artist.
Marilyn Minter
Prism
C-print, 20" x 24”
est. value: $7,500
opening bid: $4,000
Courtesy of the artist and Salon 94.
Ruby R. Neri Untitled, 2007
acrylic on paper
24" x 16.5"
est. value: $2,500
opening bid: $1,250
Courtesy of the artist and David Kordansky.
Alex Olson
Illuminated Manuscript, 2010
oil on canvas, 18" x 14"
est. value: $2,000
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Lisa Cooley.
Sarah Oppenheimer
Untitled (accordion drawing I)
ink and paper, 9 x 8 x 1
est. value: $1,800
opening bid: $750
Courtesy of the artist and P.P.O.W Gallery, NY
Sarah Oppenheimer
TUntitled (accordion drawing II)
ink and paper, 9 x 8 x 1
est. value: $1,800
opening bid: $750
Courtesy of the artist.
Elizabeth Peyton
Nick, 2005-2007
Softground etching, 9 7/8" x 7 7/8"
est. value: $3,600
opening bid: $2,000
Courtesy of the artist and Gavin Brown Enterprise.
Manuela Paz
Drawing, 2010
C-print mounted in antique page, 4" x 5.5"
est. value: $500
opening bid: $250
Courtesy of the artist.
Danica Phelps
Stripebook , 2010
Watercolor, pencil and recycled US currency on paper on wood
est. value: $
opening bid: $
Courtesy of the artist.
Danica Phelps
Debi Smoking at Disney, 2008
Graphite on paper, 14" x 7.5"
est. value: $900
opening bid: $400
Courtesy of the artist.
Sara Greenberger Rafferty
At the Table II, 2008
Archival inkjet print with silkscreen and albumen (egg white) printing
14.5" x 20"
est. value: $750
opening bid: $400
Courtesy of the artist.
Mariah Robertson
Watt Avenue Traffic Study 2, 2007
C-print, 5 of 5 (+ 2 artist proofs), 20" x 24"
est. value: $2,000
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Museum 52.
Mika Rottenberg
Study with lips and tongues, 2009
C-print edition 1/7+2ap, 14.75" x 11.75" in frame
est. value: $1,800
opening bid: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Nicole Klagsbrun.
Jackie Saccoccio
N36, 2009
Oil on canvas, 36" x 36"
est. value: $5,000
opening bid: $2,500
Courtesy of the artist and 11 Rivington.
Naomi Safran - Hon
Absent Home, 2010
Ink jet print, cement & lace on canvas, 9" x 13"
est. value: $800
opening bid: $400
Courtesy of the artist and SLAG Gallery.
Victoria Sambunaris
Untitled [Talc mine with truck, Cameron, MT], 2009
C-print, 20" x 24"
est. value: $2,000
opening bid: $1,200
Courtesy of the artist and Yancey Richardson.
Katy Schimert
Red Sun with Dark Clouds, 1999
Watercolor, plasticine on paper, 15" x 22"
est. value: $5,000
opening bid: $2,500
Courtesy of the artist and David Zwirner.
Carolee Schneemann
Snowflakes - Red, 2010
Giclee print, 24" x 49.75"
est. value: $9,000
opening bid: $3,600
Courtesy of the artist and P.P.O.W Gallery, NY.
Karen Seapker
She Goes, 2010
Oil on panel 24” x 18”
est. value: $4,500
opening bid: $2,000
Courtesy of the artist.
Claire Sherman
Pile of Sticks II, 2008
Mixed media on paper, 11" x 14" framed
est. value: $800
opening bid: $400
Courtesy of the artist and DCKT Contemporary.
Christina Shurts
Topia, 2010
Oil on canvas, 16" x 20"
est. value: $2,800
opening bid: $1,500
Courtesy of the artist and RARE Gallery, New York.
Katrin Sigurdardottir
Untitled, 2009
Watercolor, ink, acrylic paint and inkjet photocopy, 9" x 12"
est. value: $
opening bid: $
Courtesy of the artist.
Molly Smith
Between, 2010
Plaster and hydrocal,
Each 8" x 1.25" x 8"
est. value:$2,750.00
opening bid:$1,500
Courtesy of artist and Kate Werble Gallery.
Valerie Snobeck
Untitled, 2010
partially erased mirror and hardware,
16 x 20 inches, 40.6 x 50.8 cm
est. value:$1,500
opening bid:$750
Courtesy of the artist and Renwick Gallery.
Duston Spear
KKK Dry Cleaning, 2010
Paper and stainless steel pins, 19" x 14" x 8"
est. value: $1,000
opening bid: $500
Courtesy of the artist.
Jessica Stockholder
Untitled, 2000
Relief print with collage element, 22.5" x  30.25"
est. value: $3,500
opening bid: $1,800
Courtesy of the artist and Mitchell-Innes Nash.
Eva Struble
Blacktop Plant, 2010
Acrylic and oil on canvas,18" x 22"
est. value: $10,000
opening bid: $5,000
Courtesy of the artist and Lombard-Freid Projects.
Ena Swansea
GoGo Dancer, 2010
Oil painting on wood, 18"x24"
est. value: $8,000
opening bid: $3,500
Courtesy of the artist and Chris Burke Studio.
Momoyo Torimitsu
Title, Year
Material, Size
est. value: $
opening bid: $
Courtesy of the artist.
Ann Weathersby -- Commission
An original photographic portrait Limited to 1 individual in the image. Photos taken at private studio. Artist will work with winning bidder during the process. Bid also includes mounting and framing.
(Untitled), 2010
C-Print, 30" x 40"
est. value: $10,000
opening bid: $6,000
Courtesy of the artist.
Ginger Wolfe-Suarez
Sister, 2010
Handmade light-box with duratrans, 14.5" x 14.5"
est. value: $1,800
opening bid: $900
Courtesy of the artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco.
Rona Yefman
Gil (pure), from the project my brother and I, 1996-2010
Archive Ink jet printed on a Cotton paper, 13" x 19"
edition # 5 /15 (+5 Ap.)
est. value: $2100
opening bid: $1,050
Lisa Yuskavage
Nana, 2005
Polyester curtain with plastic shower curtain rings, 67" x 75"
Edition of 300
est. value: $1,500
opening bid: $750
Courtesy of the artist and Art Production Fund.