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									Damien hirst, “Beautiful Electrifying Hypercolour Hot to Trot Fantastical Painting”, 2007


 WHaT: Surfrider Foundation’s                   Clinton Trifecta, which included a
 Second Annual Art for the Oceans.              personalized copy of
 An event fusing modern fine art                the President’s new book, a
 with surf culture to raise funds               signed golf club of the President’s
 for the protection of the world’s              and a chance to attend a special
 oceans, waves and beaches.                     town hall meeting/concert.
 The evening featured an auction
 of unique art and one-of-a-kind                HoW: Produced by Lyman Carter
 experience packages followed by                and his crew at Plug Limited. Art
 a live performance by ArcKid.                  curated by Stephanie Hodor of
                                                the Loeb Family Art Collection.
 WHen: September 19, 2007                       Auction conducted by Brook
                                                Hazleton of Philips de Pury and
 WHere: The Xchange. Nine floors                Co. Enormous thanks to Dan
 up alongside the east river in New             Loeb, Doug Band, Shelby Meade,
 York’s Chelsea neighborhood.                   Jane Kachmer, Leanne Fremar
                                                and Theory, Doug Lloyd—Lloyd
 WHo: Honorary Chairs - Laird                   & Co., Masterpiece Printers,
 Hamilton and former President Bill             Victoria’s Secret, Sky Frame,
 Clinton. Event Chair - Daniel Loeb             Rogan, 63-North, Clout, Kangol,
 of Third Point LLC. Event Host                 Oliver Stebich—Stebich Ridder
 - Victoria’s Secret supermodel,                International, Liz Vap, ArcKid,
 Marisa Miller. Plus 300 of New                 The Maritime Hotel, Rob Hoffman,
 York and New Jersey’s financiers,              the Xchange, Sound Investment,
 celebrities, socialites and surfers.           Bite Food, 11th Street Workshop,
                                                Imperia Vodka, Starr Rum, Peroni
                                                                                            Ed Ruscha, “Main Street”, 1990
 WHY: To auction off                            Beer, SoBe, Geoff Renaud,
 “unobtainium.” Part one of the                 Jeffrey Jah, Sebastian Nicolas,
 auction featured unique pieces                 Mark Babski, Vickie McMurchie,
 of art by some of the modern                   John Weber, Mara Dias, Terry
 art world’s current masters                    Hardy, Scott Hulet, Robert
 including: Daniel Gordon, Ed                   “Wingnut” Weaver, Robert Sciaci
 Ruscha, George Condo, Jeff                     and Kelly Burns.
 Koons, Cameron Martin, Pieter
 Schoolwerth, Ashley Bickerton,                 OuTCOMES: Surfrider
 Doug Wada and Damien Hirst.                    Foundation once again threw
 Part two of the auction featured               an event that was the talk of
 once-in-a-lifetime experience                  the town and made known
 packages such as a guitar lesson               its presence in the New York
 with Chris Martin of Coldplay,                 metropolitan area and the East
 a movie world premiere with                    Coast in general. All while raising
 Gwyneth Paltrow, a custom Joe                  over half a million dollars in net
 Bark paddleboard coupled with a                proceeds for the organization’s
 day of surfing with Laird Hamilton,            mission-related work. A
 three “Dazzle” surfboards by                   successful evening indeed!!!                     Doug Wada, “Ditch”, 2007
 designer Rogan that were shaped
 by Chris Christenson and the                   More info at www.surfrider.org/art                         Royston Langdon of Arckid

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