What: Aurora Picture Show Aurora Award Dinner.
Where: Aurora Picture Show.
The 411: Groundbreaking and confrontational artist/filmmaker Carolee Schneemann received the award in recognition of her fierce and creative expression through performance and filmmaking. As part of the evening's program two of her challenging works, "Precarious" and "Devour" were screened for the intimate gathering of 60 guests. The award was presented to Schneemann by performance artist and gallerist Nancy Douthey.
Judy Nyquist chaired the evening that raised funds for the educational and artistic programs of Aurora.
Who: Jo and Jim Furr, Heidi Gerger, Jereann Cheney, Mary Arocha, Sarah and Mike Stauder, Jamie Bell, Karen Farber, Kia Neill and Jason Brown and Thedra and Stephen Cullar-Ledford.