Please join us for a special collectors’ night and benefit on Thursday, October 18th.

Your ticket to the Call Collect benefit guarantees you an exclusive preview of the exhibit and the opportunity to choose one work of art in the show for your private collection!


Your turn to select a work of art is determined by the order in which you purchase your ticket online. For a suggested $10 donation, you will also have the opportunity to participate in special sweepstakes for an original work by DC artist Linn Meyers.

Tickets are $125 per person and there will be an additional sweepstakes for an original work of art by DC artist Linn Meyers and 2012 Sondheim Prize winner, Renee Stout .

On Monday, October 1st at 12noon, 100 tickets to this special collector’s night will go on sale at

Be the first to buy your ticket and choose one of the 100 works of art in the exhibit for your private collection!

Call Collect Benefit:

Thursday, October 18th
7:00pm – 9:30pm
Hamiltonian Gallery
1353 U Street, NW
$125 per person, Doors open at 7pm
Selection begins promptly at 7:30pm
Drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be served

About Call Collect:

Featuring original works of art by 100 emerging and established artists from the greater Washington, DC metro area, Call Collect will be on view at Hamiltonian Gallery from October 20th – November 9th, 2012. As an exhibition, it highlights the extraordinary talent and diversity of our region’s contemporary art community. As a benefit in support of the Hamiltonian Fellowship program, it seeks to spark new and unexpected connections between local artists and collectors.All proceeds from Call Collect will directly support the Hamiltonian Fellowship Program, which is dedicated to advancing the professional development of emerging visual artists.

Mark your Calendar:

On the evening of November 9th, Hamiltonian will host a special closing reception during which all collectors and artists can meet and mingle, the sweepstakes winner will be announced and collectors may pick up their artwork. Don’t miss this special event!

Thank you for supporting the next generation of contemporary artists in Washington, DC. We look forward to seeing you on October 18th!

Host Committee:

Leigh Connor, John Copenhaver, Helen Frederick, Anne Goodyear, Juanita and Melvin Hardy, Margaret Heiner, Jeffrey Herrity, Jacqueline and Sam Hiersteiner, Carolyn Ionita, Benjamin Loewy, Janice Marks, Shanti Norris, Anil Revri, Donald Russell, Jamie Smith, Paul So, Nuzhat Sultan, Sara Beth Walsh, Beverly and Christopher With, Saskia Wrausman