Julie Mehretu Donates Work to Sotheby's to Benefit Studio Museum
Julie Mehretu is one of 42 artists who has donated works to support the Studio Museum and its renovation. Juile Mehretu's "Conjured Parts (Dresden)," 2017, will be sold at Sothebys's evening auction of contemporary art on May 16 in New York. Mehretu has strong ties to the museum, and was a former artist in residence. ⠀
The sale’s proceeds will support the construction of the Studio Museum’s new building on 125th Street, the first space specifically developed to meet the institution’s needs.
Auction begins at 7 pm next Wednesday. For more details visit sothebys.com.