Cheering and Sweating at ‘Artists and Writers for Obama’ Benefit at Paula Cooper Gallery

  • On Thursday last week, the day the Supreme Court voted to uphold most of the Obama healthcare law, a group of artists and writers packed into the side room at Paula Cooper Gallery’s main space in Chelsea for a Barack Obama benefit, and listened to Manhattan’s borough president, Scott Stringer, give a speech.

    “I want to say, ‘Thank God,’” he said. “I can’t believe we finally got something right.”
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  • Courtesy Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York

  • Courtesy the artist, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, and Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York

  • Courtesy the artist and Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York

  • Courtesy the artist and Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York

  • Courtesy Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York

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