Retreat at SPACE
Treat yourself and three of your loved ones to a winter or spring weekend on Ryder Farm enjoying the radical hospitality of the SPACE team, organic farm fresh meals and the scenic beauty of the Hudson Valley. Enjoy a weekend stay in the mid-century modern Kay Hall. Package also includes a dinner and breakfast prepared by a SPACE resident chef (featuring delicious Sfoglini Pasta), a gift certificate to local favorite Farmer and the Fish. Winners also receive their choice of a creative writing forum with MacArthur “Genius” Samuel D. Hunter, a cooking class with private chef Min Liao or a yoga class with NYC yoga instructor Julia Schonberg.
Starting bid: $2,000
Buy It Now: $7,500
Exclusive Tour of the MoMA with Eric Fischl and Tony Fitzpatrick Etchings
Boost your art world bonafides and get an exclusive tour of the Museum of Modern Art led by internationally acclaimed painter and sculptor, Eric Fischl, who’s work has had solo and major group exhibitions at the MoMA, the Whitney, the Met and countless other institutions. After your personal tour, enjoy dinner for you and a guest at the museum’s two-Michelin-star restaurant, The Modern. Then, take a piece of the museum home with two original “artist’s proof” etchings by Tony Fitzpatrick, a Chicago-based artist best known for his multimedia collages, printmaking, paintings, and drawings who has previously been exhibited in the MoMA. Fitzpatrick's work are inspired by Chicago street culture, cities he has traveled to, children's books, tattoo designs, and folk art.
Starting Bid: $3,000
Buy It Now: $10,000
A Week in Italy
Enjoy a week long stay for you and seven of your family and friends at Penthouse Marsada in Lake Como, Italy. Live like an Italian on Lake Como which has been the playground of the rich and famous for centuries. The villa is in the center of town, a 30 second walk to the main piazza. Your location puts you within an hour of the Milan airport, skiing, Como City and Lugano, Switzerland. A getaway you and your nearest and dearest won’t soon forget.
Starting bid: $3,500
Buy It Now: $10,000
Broadway Lovers Premium Experience
Take a walk down the Great White Way with a pair of tickets to some of Broadway’s biggest and most exciting shows. Enjoy three separate nights at the theater with two tickets to Dear Evan Hansen, Hamilton and King Kong each. Perfect for a family or three great date nights!
Starting bid: $1,500
Buy It Now: $7,000
Enjoy a luxurious and idiosyncratic vacation in the glorious Berkshires of Massachusetts. Spend two nights in the newly opened and completely unique boutique hotel and retreat TOURISTS (complete with swag bag from the hotel), receive admission for two to MASS MoCA and a private gallery tour with a MASS MoCA curator, partake in a beer tasting at Bright Ideas Brewing with brewery co-founder Eric Kerns and cap it all off with a “Kitchen Cocktails” session for two of cooking, noshing, and tippling with James Beard Award-winning chef Cortney Burns and TOURISTS partner and cocktail enabler Eric Kerns. A weekend for the books!
Starting Bid: $2,500
Buy It Now: $9,500