Art for Water

Photo Credit: Samantha Nandez/BFA.com

On Monday, February 6th Sotheby’s hosted the Art for Water benefitting Waterkeeper Alliance. Hundreds of supporters and collectors attended the event supporting art and the clean water initiative. The event included both a silent auction, and a live auction with works of art from artists including Diane Arbus, Urs Fischer, Walton Ford, Mark Grotjahn, and Dustin Yellin. Art for Water co-chairs Jeff Koons and Ed Ruscha also donated pieces for the event.

Photo Credit: Samantha Nandez/BFA.com

Waterkeeper Alliance is a global movement who’s goal is protect our rivers, streams and coastlines. Waterkeeper currently patrols and protects 2.5 million square miles of waterways. President Robert F Kennedy Jr. gave an inspiring speech about Waterkeeper’s mission and the importance of the artists donating their work.

Guest DJ Alexandra Richards Photo Credit: Samantha Nandez/BFA.com

Dustin Yellin and John McEnroe Photo Credit: Samantha Nandez/BFA.com

Uris Fischer swan Photo Credit: Samantha Nandez/BFA.com

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