EVENT// Russell Simmons Presents 3rd Annual Gold Rush Awards, Honors Philanthropist Sherry BronfmanPublished by Larry Ossei-Mensah on Friday, October 21, 2011 at 11:31 am.
Hosted by Russell and Danny Simmons, the event honored the contributions of art world staple and philanthropist Sherry Bronfman (pictured above center), who has been a staunch supporter of emerging artists of color for many years.
The private event also celebrated the 15th anniversary of the Rush Arts Gallery, which has provided a dynamic platform for artist from around the world—Sanford Biggers and Kenhide Wiley among them.
For those of you looking to build or start your own art collection, Rush Arts has created a limited edition portfolio of art curated by Ingrid LaFleur starting at $300. Go here for more information.
Photos courtesy of Johnny Nunez