Freedom + Creativity: Eyebeam Benefit 2008

Freedom and Creativity:

Eyebeam Benefit, May 6, 2008


DATE: Tuesday, May 6, 2008







HONORINGCraig 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 PerformanceZach Lieberman, Eyebeam fellow
Kinetic ShadowAddie Wagenknecht, Eyebeam fellow
Excerpts from The Nebulous Object-Image ArchiveJoe Winter, Eyebeam resident
Fame Game—social network re-invents fame
The Walkman
Hanging SpaceGeraldine Juárez, Eyebeam senior fellow
Live visualsBenton-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



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.


Ticket information:

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 212.867.1117jrubright 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.


Download File:
Projects: Kinetic Shadow, Hanging Space, Excerpts from The Nebulous Object-Image Archive, Drawn
People: Zach Lieberman, John S. Johnson, Joe Winter, Jazz J. Merton, Geraldine Juarez, Craig Newmark, Benton-C BainbridgeAddie Wagenknecht
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