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OCAC at the SEATTLE ART FAIR - Friday, August 4, 2017


MORNING: Friday, August 4
TOUR: The Ketcham & Hedreen Collections, 8:30am - 11:00am
An exclusive tour of two esteemed private collections at the homes of Janet Ketcham and Richard and Elizabeth Hedreen.  

Collecting art has been intrinsic to Janet Ketcham’s life over the past 25 years. Like her many other activities, it benefits from and reveals her exuberant intellectual curiosity, manifold enthusiasms, and global perspectives. While grounded in major examples of the paintings of Richard Diebenkorn, Roy Lichtenstein, and Andy Warhol, her artcollection pulses with lively contemporary works by Damien Hirst, Anish Kapoor, Julian Opie, Tom Otterness, Gerhard Richter, Yinka Shonibare, and Ai Weiwei.  

The collection of Richard and Elizabeth Hedreen has been remarkably refined over the past forty years. Ever-evolving and marked with unusual breadth, it has moved from regional Northwest art to U.S. and then European modern and contemporary masters. In recent years, it has been augmented with very choice additions of earlier European painting. Driven by a relentless quest for works of the highest quality, the Hedreen collection spans from Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres to Willem de Kooning.  

Shuttle Provided
All guests will arrive and depart via complimentary shuttle. Shuttle departs at 8:30am from the Seattle Art Fair Entrance at CenturyLink Field Event Center. Tour participants will be returned to Seattle Art Fair at approximately 11:00am.

LUNCH: 
A private lunch for our group at Little London Plane, near the Fair venue, will provide time to refresh and enjoy a delicious meal.

AFTERNOON: Friday, August 4
The afternoon at the fair will include a guided tour of selected booths of selected booths with Theo Downes-Le Guin, owner of Upfor Gallery in Portland, after which you are free to roam the Fair on your own.

...and
THE NIGHT BEFORE: Thursday, August 3
Your VIP passes provide access to complimentary entry to both the Collector's Preview beginning at 3:00pm and the Beneficiary Preview from 5:30-9:00pm.

COST:
$350.00 per person

Please RSVP to hohta@ocac.edu or by phone at 971-255-4177.