The photograph, Ocean View (ed. 5/6), by renowned artist Justine Kurland is up for auction THIS SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14/2009. Kurland's phtography is featured in many permanent collections, including the Whitney Museum of American Art. Kurland currently lives and works in NYC. The photograph was donated to the event by L-Word producer, Rose Lam. To view the photograph online, go to http://artforlife.net/index.php?p=2_18
This work was made famous hanging in the home of Bette and Tina (Bette actually made reference to it but I am not sure of the season or episode - sorry!). The photograph was taken in 2006 and is 30" x 40". It is valued at $8500. It is up for auction at the charity fundraiser, Art For Life (www.artforlife.net), benefiting the Vancouver Friends For Life Society which provides complementary therapies free of charge to individuals living with a life-threatening illness such as HIV and cancer.
Bidding will start at $4250. The auction will be held in Vancouver on November 14th, but absentee bids can be downloaded at http://artforlife.net/index.php?p=1_4_EEVENT-DETAILS
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