RAM Annual Gala Dinner-RAM HIGHLIGHT Opening Celeration
Sep 3, 2016 Saturday 17:30 - 20:30
Rockbund Art Museum is excited to announce a new bi-annual art event, RAM HIGHLIGHT, to open in September 2016. Celebrating the beautiful summertime in Shanghai and the upcoming seasonal art program at the museum, RAM HIGHLIGHT will focus on the cutting-edge creativity in contemporary art and cultural fields by a special project commissioned to the artist.
Zhangding will present a special art project Devouring Time on Sep 3th. The special art event will open with an exclusive gala dinner inside the installations of the artist.
This year's RAM gala dinner, RAM HIGHLIGHT will open with an exclusive gala dinner with RAM art patrons and the best mix of the Shanghai and international art community to happen inside the Museum. In this event, the participants will share the passion and love of contemporary art, communicate with participants and support the prospect of the development of contemporary art.
In the evening, during the project, the space of RAM will be transformed into an unique social system and a stage for collective behaviors. Zhang Ding will invite the audience to enjoy dinner in this specific space, where the food and drinks are fully conceived and supervised by the artist personally. In addition to that, the project will be joined by PEACE HOTEL chef team, to work closely with the artist and provide unusually exquisite and enjoyable dining experience for the guests. All participants will be endued with specific labels, identities and symbols, through highly regulated and ceremonial eating process, which also allows them to investigate the topics such as realities of the society, standard of values, regulative infrastructures and etc.
Dress Code: Smart Casual
RAM will take this opportunity to organize a fundraising auction to the benefit of the museum.
RAM provides two ways of participating in the auction to support the future development of the museum.
Online auction: 1st Sep 00:00 – 3rd Sep. 2016 23:59
Live auction : 20:00 – 20:30, 3rd Sep, 2016
(RSVP)(To book seats at the dinner please contact email@example.com.)
Entry with RSVP confirmation.
Venue: Rockbund Art Museum
The live auction is supported by Christie’s auctioneer Ms Jin Ling. Participation in bidding is limited to the attending guests of RAM HIGHLIGHT Gala Dinner.
All auction lots are available for preview from 1st Sep– 6th Sep, 2016 at 2F gallery, Rockbund Art Museum, from 15:00 – 19:00 daily. No appointment is required.
Rockbund Art Museum is a contemporary art museum, committed to contribute to contemporary art and life in a unique museum setting.
Rockbund Art Museum is grateful to the following artists and galleries for their generous donation to the RAM HIGHLIGHT 2016 Gala Dinner Benefit Auction. Proceeds from the auction will be fully used for the development of exhibition, education and research programs of the museum.
Tianzhuo Chen and Long March Space; Chen Xi, Peng Yihsuan and A+ Contemporary; Cheng Ran and Galerie Urs Meile Beijing and Lucerne; Heman Chong and Rossi & Rossi; Ding Yi; Guo Xi, Zhang Jianling; Lee Bul and Lehmann Maupin; Li Liao; Lu Yang,Yang Xinguang, Yu Ji and BEIJING COMMUNE; Map Office; Miao Ying; Ni Youyu; Qiu Xiaofei, Song Dong and Pace Gallery Beijing; Qiu Zhijie; Shi Zhiying; Maria Taniguchi and carlier | gebauer; Tao Hui and AIKE-DELLARCO; Wang Zhibo and Edouard Malingue Gallery; Yan Lei; Ye Funa; Zhang Enli and ShanghART Gallery; Zhang Ruyi and Don Gallery; Zheng Guogu and Vitamin Creative Space.
We thank you for your support to our causes.
Free admission, No need for reservation.