Benefit 2016 – Allied Productions 35 year Celebration!!! Come Join Us!

Allied Productions / Le Petit Versailles
Double Anniversary Benefit Celebration

Wednesday December 21st, 5-9pm.

@ Howl! Happening: An Arturo Vega Project
6 East First Street (between Bowery & 2nd Avenue)
New York, NY 10003
(917) 475-1294

Tickets and Benefit Premiums are available for purchase here:

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This year commemorates the 35th anniversary of Allied Productions,Inc. (Allied) and 20th anniversary of Le Petit Versailles (LPV) garden.

To mark these banner years, our celebration honors stalwarts of New York City that represent the incredible artists and resources that sustain and inspire us.
Sarah Schulman, author, playwright, professor and activist.
Harriet Taub, Executive Director of Materials for the Arts.

Benefit event includes a silent art auction of work by more than forty artists and live performances by Penny Arcade, Pamela Sneed, and John Michael Swartz led by Mxster of Ceremony Ariel Speedwagon, and graciously hosted by Howl Happenings on Wednesday December 21 from 5-9pm.

You can prebid on silent auction art at

Allied is a tax exempt non profit arts umbrella founded in 1981 as an entirely artist-run multi-purpose entity that fosters collective community building by presenting, producing, and sponsoring all areas of the arts, including the activities of individuals, groups, and organizations.  Allied created LPV in 1995 and transformed an abandoned lot into an extraordinary community garden and multipurpose space that serves as our primary venue for art and activism, supporting communities at risk,including LGBTQ communities and youth of color.  Since 2001 LPV has presented hundred of poets, artists, filmmakers, musicians and more,benefiting our community. Furthermore we are moving forward with improvements to sustain the garden itself.

Benefit Committee (List in Formation)
Barbara Braun
Susan C. Brown
Peter Cramer
Jose Carlos Del Pino
Gene Fedorko
Harry Kafka

Noelle King
Barbara Korein
Zoe Leonard
Anelle Miller
Lucia Maria Minervini
Hunter O’Hanian
Richard Peterson
Linda Richardson

Jackie Rudin
Lynne Sachs
Ethan Shoshan
Frank Susa
Jack Waters
Bonnie and Doug Weill
Friends of Materials for the Arts

Silent Auction Contributing Artists ( List in formation ) *Live Auction*
Leilah Babirye, Bizzy Barefoot, Michael Bailey-Gates, Olivia Beens, Helene Berson, Dietmar Busse, Mary Campbell, Walt Cessna, Peter Cramer, Yoshiko Chuma, Sylvia de Swaan, Mike Diana, Chev D’orange, *Olafur Eliasson*, Coleen Fitzgibbon, Robert Flynt, Carl George, Ingo Giezendanner, Michelle Handelman, Geoffrey Hendricks, Kate Huh, Bill Jacobson, Noe Kidder, Daryl King, Elisabeth Kley, Nina Kuo, Stephen Lack, Scooter LaForge, International Chuck/Phoebe Legere, Matthew Leifheit, Jonathan Leiter, Zoe Leonard, Jackie Lima, Alyson Lipkin, Leslie Lowe, *Robert Mangold*, Shelley Marlow, Paul Miller aka DJ SPOOKY, Lucia Maria Minervini, Ursula Minervini, Rafael Melendez, Alice O’Malley, Tom Otterness, Sanou Oumar, Clayton Patterson, Hermes Payrhuber, Gio Black Peter, Scott Pfaffman, Kembra Pfahler, Neil Polen, Carlo Quispe, Hunter Reynolds, Wade Rosenthal, Lorin Roser, Rafael Sánchez, Justin Sayre, Sarah Schulman, Ethan Shoshan, Patricia Silva, Mark Street, John Michael Swartz, Sarah Tell, Gail Thacker, George Towne, Conrad Ventur, Anton Van Dalen, Jack Waters, Kathleen White, Lili White, Tad Wiley, Martha Wilson, Alex Wolkowicz, Doug Wright, Sally Young, The YES Men, Quito Ziegler

Kudos and Thanks
Howl Happenings – Jane Friedman, Ted Riederer, Carter Edwards, Susan Martin, Allied Productions Inc. Board of Directors, Ethan Shoshan, Carlo Quispe, Sur Rodney Sur, Kelvin Goncalves/ ELKEL. and all the contributing artists and performers.

What your donation level will give you:
Admission to the 12/21/16 benefit silent auction and performance event @ 6pm.
Carlo Quispe silkscreen design tote bag (and surprise goodie bag items)
Allied’s Gordon Kurtti Exhibition Catalogue ($20 value)

Early Preview admission to the 12/21/16 benefit silent auction and performance event @ 5pm.
Carlo Quispe silkscreen design tote bag (and surprise goodie bag items)
Allied’s Gordon Kurtti Exhibition Catalogue ($20 value)
Dancing Foxes Press book Available Light, 2014 by Zoe Leonard ($45 value)

All of the above PLUS LPVTV DVD One Hour Special ($45 value)
or Ultimately Civil Project limited ed silkscreen poster signed by artist Leslie Lowe ($150 value)

LOVE BUG $1500
All of the above plus Kiki Smith “Island Of Negative Utopia”  signed silkscreen on linen ($850 value)

ANGEL $2500
All of the above except for Kiki Smith print.
Kembra Pfahler & Gordon Kurtti giclee prints (2013, Limited Ed of 20, $1200 value)

DEITY $5000 
EVERYTHING under the umbrella…


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