Freedom + Creativity: Eyebeam Benefit 2008
Freedom and Creativity:
Eyebeam Benefit, May 6, 2008
DATE: Tuesday, May 6, 2008
HONORING: Craig Newmark, Craigslist founder and the Internet’s best known customer service representative.
Join us in honoring craigslist founder Craig Newmark for his commitment to public service and a free Internet! Support Eyebeam’s residencies, fellowships and public programs! Comedy Central’s John Mulaney will cue the night’s laugh track, NYC’s Misshapes will supply the after-party and much, much more!
Drawn & Magical A/V Performance: Zach Lieberman, Eyebeam fellow
Kinetic Shadow: Addie Wagenknecht, Eyebeam fellow
Excerpts from The Nebulous Object-Image Archive: Joe Winter, Eyebeam resident
Fame Game—social network re-invents fame
Hanging Space: Geraldine Juárez, Eyebeam senior fellow
Live visuals: Benton-C Bainbridge, Eyebeam alum
Plus: Special Guests, DJs, VJs, and more
EVENT CHAIRS: John S. Johnson | Jazz J. Merton
COMMITTEE CHAIRS: Tatiana Platt | Bryce Wolkowitz
BENEFIT COMMITTEE: Jed Alpert | Marc + Caryn Becker | Laura Dawn | Ze Frank | Andrea Harner | Garrett + Maureen Heher | Arianna Huffington | Jaime Johnson | Jonah Peretti | Lily Johnson Whitall | Marc Schiller
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Amanda McDonald Crowley
BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Michael Berlin | Dr. Saul Griffith | John S. Johnson | Carolyn Rossip Malcolm | Jonah Peretti | Kyle Shannon | Chris Stokes | Tracy White
MEDIA SPONSOR: GOOD Magazine
Proceeds from the evening will help underwrite Eyebeam’s international fellowship and residency programs for artists and creative technologists, more than 300 of whom have benefited since 1997.
You can fulfill your pledge by sending your name, full address, phone number and email with a check made payable to EYEBEAM ATELIER, to this address:
Eyebeam’s Benefit Office
c/o Innovative Pilanthropy
5 Hanover Square, Suite 1801
New York, NY 10004
Please print your name as you wish it to appear on the invitation and printed materials.
You can also purchase tickets online here. Click the categories below to see details on each pledge.
For more information, please contact Jayme Rubright at 212.867.1117, jrubright AT innovativephilanthropy DOT net.
Please note: $175 per ticket is not tax deductible. The remainder is deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Eyebeam Atelier’s Tax ID Number: 13-3952075.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROSITY
People: Zach Lieberman, John S. Johnson, Joe Winter, Jazz J. Merton, Geraldine Juarez, Craig Newmark, Benton-C Bainbridge, Addie Wagenknecht
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