ACRIA – Aids Community Research Initiative of America

The 14th Annual ACRIA Holiday Dinner

The 14th Annual ACRIA Holiday Dinner

happier you are…happier you’ll be by julian schnabel

Julian Schnabel

Happier You Are…Happier You’ll Be

2,000 USD

Wednesday, December 9, 2009Wednesday, December 9, 2009

New York, NY USA

The 14th Annual ACRIA Holiday Dinner - December 9 2009, 7pm at the Stephan Weiss Studio, New York, NY. Please join hosts: Ross Bleckner, Bob Colacello, Francisco Costa, Ariel Foxman, Reinaldo & Carolina Herrera, Donna Karan, and Martha Nelson as they honor the late Claudia Cohen for her years of service and commitment to the fight against AIDS. Cocktails, dinner, and a museum-worthy silent auction will make this a night to remember. The ACRIA Gallery will have works on sale by some of the most celebrated and talented visionaries from the contemporary art world, including works by Richard Serra, Herb Ritts, Nan Goldin, Massimo Vitali, Robert Mapplethorpe, Ross Bleckner, David Salle, Kiki Smith, Ryan McGinness, Julie Mehretu, John Baldessari, Dale Chihuly, Mary Heilmann, Jeff Koons, Ruud van Empel, Eric Freeman and many more. Dinner tickets are $1,000. A $2,000 dinner ticket includes a benefit print by 2009 Cover Artist Julian Schnabel. Tables start at $10,000. Our site is live for secure ticket purchasing at or you can purchase tickets by calling 212-924-3934, ext 101 or by email at This evening is presented through the generosity of InStyle and Urban Zen.