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Performa 2013 Opening

Performa 2013 Opening
Where: Skylight at Moynihan Station Who was there: Guests included David Schwimmer, Ryan McNamara, Dustin Yellin, Shana Lutker, Marianne Vitale, Joan La Barbara, Toby Devan Lewis, Jeanne Greenberg Rohatyn, Gelsey Bell, Stine Motland, Brian Belott, Nicholas Rohatyn, RoseLee Goldberg, Dakota Jackson, Ragnar Kjartansson, Elizabeth Peyton, Iona Rozeal Brown, Cindy Sherman, Alexander Gilkes, and Aditya Julka. Other details: On Friday renowned artists and other notable guests convened at Moynihan Station for the opening of Performa, the visual art performance biennial. The event featured performances by Gelsey Bell, Stine Motland, and Brian Belott following a cocktail reception and dinner catered by Norweigan and Polish restaurant Bite. Alexander Gilkes of Paddle8 then served as auctioneer and presented works from Elizabeth Peyton, Ragnar Kjartansson, and Iona Rozeal Brown for guests to bid on. DJs Jan Warner and Total Freedom provided additional entertainment for the after-party. Zoe Buckman, David SchwimmerElizabeth Peyton, RoseLee Goldberg, Yana Balan, Lana Wilson [Zoe Buckman, David Schwimmer][Elizabeth Peyton, RoseLee Goldberg, Yana Balan, Lana Wilson] Alban de Pury, Andre Viana, Ignacio Roure, Thomas Galbraith, Alexander Gilkes [Alban de Pury, Andre Viana, Ignacio Roure, Thomas Galbraith, Alexander Gilkes] Performa 2013 Opening [Photos courtesy of J Grassi/Patrick McMullan]
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