News Archive

News Archive for June 2014

Jun 17, 2014

Promised Land Opening Weekend July 31 - August 3

Transformer's Promised Land residency & exhibition receives great coverage in New Jersey's triCityNews (click for PDF).

Read more about Promised Land here.

Jun 12, 2014

Transformer’s 11th Annual Silent Auction & Benefit Party

You are cordially invited to attend

The 11th Annual t r a n s f o r m e r Silent Auction & Benefit Party

Saturday, November 22, 2014, 8-11pm
American University’s Katzen Arts Center

4400 Massachusetts Ave NW

Washington DC 20016

Featuring over 150 artworks by locally, nationally, and internationally based
emerging & established artists

Savories, sweets, and drinks provided by several of Washington DC’s finest restaurants.
Music by special guest DJ’s

ONLINE TICKET PURCHASES ARE NOW AVAILABLE!!

Attendance is $150 if purchased on or before November 1

$175 after November 1

Advance Ticket Purchase is Required

Silent Auction bidding will take place from 8 – 9:30pm
Auction sales will be announced starting at 9:45pm

Cash, Check, Visa, Mastercard, and AMEX payment will be accepted for all artwork purchases

All artwork will need to be picked up at Transformer or delivered by HMB post-Auction

Auction proceeds benefit t r a n s f o r m e r programs

Many thanks to our Diplomatic Chair, The Ambassador of Sweden Björn Lyrvall & Madeleine Lyrvall.

Images of selected works from the 2014 Auction l. to r: Peter Eide, Untitled (Radiant LVII); 2014; Frank Day, Koons Bunny, 2009; Felipe Goncalves, Snow Fucks Rainbow, 2011; Chandi Kelley, Amethyst, 2014; Dana Ellyn, Angela, 2014; Yuriko Yamaguchi, Spring #3, 2014.

Jun 01, 2014

Brightest Young Things on DC’s vibrant art scene

"...Beneath the behemoth cultural importers of the Smithsonians, the Hirshorn and the National Portrait Gallery, however, a community of collaborative and resourceful artists are redefining DC’s cultural landscape.

It has never been a better time to be young and creative in the district, as a kinetic art scene comprised of collectives and community-focused art is simmering with a building momentum and a magnetic authenticity."

> read full article @ Brightest Young Things