Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Press Release: KiptonART Rising Debuts Finalists at SAKS
Kipton Cronkite and associates honor nineteen up-and-coming artists for maintaining superlative artistic quality, relevance, and integrity at Saks Fifth Avenue.
October 27, 2009, New York, NY – Earlier this month KiptonART announced the nineteen finalists who will be competing for the celebrated title of KiptonART Rising 2010, including Kiritin Beyer, Julie Combal, Sarah Dueth, Bon Duke, Ula Einstein, Melissa Fleming, Azadeh Ghotbi, Nicola Kast, James Kennedy, Emily Korman, Shay Kun, Michael Kwiecinski, Avery McCarthy, Reed + Rader, Michael Rollins, Matthew Satz, Paul Seftel, James Sexton Tully, and Gavin Zeigler.
On November 2nd, the six winners of KiptonART Rising will be selected during a private celebration and exhibition hosted by Saks Fifth Avenue on the 2nd floor of their flagship location in New York City. The evening will also be hosted by HRH Prince Dimitri of Yugoslavia, Marti Carroll, Kipton Cronkite, Catherine Forbes, Nicole Hanley & Matthew Mellon and Gillian Hearst Simonds.
The Longchamp sponsored evening will include a musical performance by Orba Squara and a raffle for a Longchamp BLESS bag and a photograph by Douglas Friedman.
Read the full press release in the KiptonART Online Magazine!
Kipton Cronkite Approved!
Image: Kiritin Beyer, "We Are Not Top Models"