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Tuesday, October 3, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for Leslie-Lohman Museum’s FALL BENEFIT celebrating art and philanthropy, and enjoy an exclusive exhibition preview of BARBARA HAMMER: Evidentiary Bodies.
CHARLES W LESLIE
ALLIANCE BERNSTEIN, LP
JUSTIN VIVIAN BOND
Enjoy fun music, delicious beverages, and hors d’oeuvres.
Music: Lady Miss Kier
About the Honorees
BARBARA HAMMER is an American feminist artist known as a pioneer in experimental film. BARBARA HAMMER: Evidentiary Bodies, opening at the Leslie-Lohman Museum in October, is a comprehensive survey exhibition of this pioneering visual artist and filmmaker Barbara Hammer featuring her work from the past 50 years. It will look at the multiplicity of Hammer’s praxis and her resonating impact on lesbian art and film and its implication to queer art herstory.
CHARLES W. LESLIE is the co-founder of the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art. He is also a major philanthropist who continues to support several other LGBTQ organizations including GMHC, The LGBT Center, SAGE, and the Tyler Clementi Foundation.
ALLIANCE BERNSTEIN, L.P. is global asset management firm, for their leadership in creating and supporting a model of inclusion and diversity in the workplace and in achieving HRC’s Corporate Equality Index rating of 100 annually since 2015.
Image: Barbara Hammer, “Double Strength (still),” 1978, 16mm film transferred to digital video, courtesy of Barbara Hammer and KOW, Berlin