Matthew Rachman Gallery and the National Trust for Historic Preservation thank you for your
support of our special Valentine’s event, “For the Love of Farnsworth: A Celebration to Benefit
Mies van der Rohe’s Farnsworth House.”
Please join Matthew Rachman Gallery and the National Trust for Historic Preservation on Saturday, February 13th for a special event titled, “For the Love of Farnsworth: A Celebration to Benefit Mies van der Rohe’s Farnsworth House.” The event will be held from 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM. The evening will include libations and heavy hors d’oeuvres from Ate 3 Four, as well as an introduction by leading preservation architect and 2010 Chicagoan of the Year, Gunny Harboe; a short address by Dirk Lohan, award-winning architect, designer and grandson of Mies van der Rohe; and performances by original composer Owen Clayton Condon. In addition, the gallery will exhibit a specially-curated collection of Farnsworthian art. The exhibition features artwork by Kate Joyce, Tom Judd, Natasha Kohli, Luftwerk, Belinda Preno, Krista Svalbonas and Glenn Wexler, and will be on display at Matthew Rachman Gallery through Sunday, February 21. Ten percent of all art sales throughout the duration of the exhibition will directly benefit the Farnsworth House. Tickets are $95.00 per individual, or $175.00 per couple, and can be purchased in the gallery or on the Farnsworth House website. Proceeds from tickets sales directly benefit the Farnsworth House. If you are unable to attend, but would like to learn more about the Farnsworth House, a National Trust Historic Site, or to make a donation in your absence, please visit farnsworthhouse.org and savingplaces.org/.