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We would like to express our sincere and heartfelt thanks to all those who have and are supporting us in the creation of Art of Giving and what we aim to achieve, it would be impossible without your help. Thank you so much.
We are honoured that both Lord Archer and Jonathan Horwich of Bonhams both support the Art of Giving and generously gave up their time to host the Live Auction at the Saatchi Gallery exhibition in 2010 . . . thank you so much for your support, we are so incredibly grateful.
Very special thanks also to:
Banksy, Christian Furr, Vic Reeves, Nancy Sorrell, Terry O'Neill, Jane Seymour, Noel Fielding, Derren Brown, Katherine Quinn, Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, Rhydian Roberts, Craig Ogden, Julian Lennon, Gavin Turk, Deborah Curtis, Terry de Havailland, Louis Labovitch . . .
Christian Furr's advice and invaluable support, Aby King's project management, Jo Fredrickson's creative management and Rachel Hain for the amazing curation of the exhibition, Laura Lian's creative and project advice, Paul Harvey Douglas for always being there and amazing creative advice ... and John Rendall, Pauline Arbab Zadeh and Anne and Derek Cattani's interminable support.
Alison Richardson, Angela Nowacin, Anne Corless. Antonia Phillips, Becky Monson, Brian Ord, Camilla & Phil Drinkall, Carmelle Taylor, Cathy & Charles Elliott, Charlie & Sue Watson, Carole Stone, Dad, Derek Cattani, Elaine Armstrong, Eleanor Thornhill, Emily Dolan, Gavin Kelley, Graham French, Greg Day, Helen McIntyre, Helen Tunley, Ian Brown, Isla Richards, James Green, Jessica Wood, James Nestoruk, Jan and Peter Fredrickson, John Rendall, Jonathan Rolls, Juliette Haworth, Kammy Darweish, Kevin White, Lisa Pervis, Lizz Loxam, Luke Brown, Lydia Dawson, Lynne Pemberton, Matthew Fredrickson, Melissa Digby-Jones, Mikeala Martinez Joyce, Natalie Sadhwani, Nicola Bott, Pauline, Abbas, Alex & Michael Arbab Zadeh, Rachel Hain, Randall White, Rebecca Wilson, Ricky Parnell, Robin Morgan, Rosie Gifford, Rodney Fitch, Shirley Freeman, Susan Nagy Luks, Susie Lipman, Tania Wade, Terry & Halima Turner-Boutle, Tim Barnes, Toby Clarke, Venessa and David Cowham . . .
AN Magazine, Arquadia, Artsinform, Art Logistics, bB Design House, Butlers in Denim, Caatalyst, Chelsea FC, The Colourhouse Printers, chickychicky.com, Delonghi, Eton Graphics, (FAS) Fine Art Society, GSP, Hooligan Art Dealer, Idea Generation, Jack Bell Gallery, Oberon Gallery, Quo Vadis, Rebecca Hossack Gallery, Riflemaker Gallery, Saatchi Gallery, Scream, Strutt & Parker, The Sunday Times, Winsor & Newton.
Artists that support Art of Giving:
Banksy, Gavin Turk, Terry O’Neill, Christian Furr, Derek Cattani, Vic Reeves, Jane Seymour, Laura Lian, Dan Llywelyn Hall, Alex, Jeffrey Bruma & Florent Molouda, Nicolas Anelka & Branislav Ivanovic, Didler Drogba, Yosi Benayoun & Yury Zhirkov, Daniel Sturridge, Nicolas Anelka, late Anthony Quinn, Chris Bracey, Terry de Havailland, Alistair Mackie-Mimetes, Beezy Bailey, Cathy de Monchaux, Che Lovelace, Dan Coombs, Danny Rolph, Gordon Cheung, Hassan Hajaj, Henry Krokatsis, Hiro Yamagato, Hugo Dalton, Jason Martin, Johnnie Clarke, Jonathan Baldock, Katherine Tulloh, Ruth Coventry, Leah Gordon, Leonardo Drew, Leonce Raphael Agbodjélou, Lionel Smit, Neil Gall, Nnenna Okore, Oliver Marsden, Paul Housley, Penny Lamb, Steve Goddard, Tony Heywood, Vivienne Koorland, Zak Ove, Janice Sylvia Brock, Fizz Fieldgrass, Abdul Mohammed, Anthony O’Brien, Bob Baras, Brian Williams, Cecil Beaton, Cornel Lucas, Feliks Topolski, Franco di Cesare, Gary Wragg, George Rodger, Julian Broad, Mark Mead, Michael Frith, Pauline Arbab-Zadeh, Ravi Drepaul, Simon Fairless, Steven Lynch, Thomas Herold, Vivienne Butler, Anna Bernard, Brenda Naylor, John Bird, Cambridge Jones, Bryn Tervel, Celia Washington, Cynthia Poole, Drapo Adeola, Duncan Mackay, Fiona Macpherson, Garth Lewis, Gary Komarin, Gohar Goddard, Jenny Muncaster, Rachel Alexander, Joanna Brendan MBE, John Butterworth, Jonathan Murler, Robert Mileham, Svetlana K-Lie, Brian Ord, Dominique Besner, Paul Beliveau, Mark Evans, Pakpoom Silaphan, Robert Indiana, Russell Young, Drew Walker, Gaston Ugalde, Gerald Laing, Klaus Voorman, Douglas Kirkland, Derren Brown, Alexa Meade, Fanny & Anthony Christian, Boyarde Messenger, Henrie Haldane, Charlotte Dellal, Chris Tosic, David Crawshaw, Diann Bauer, Ian McCaughrean, John Squire, Jonathan Gent, Matthew Kleinman, Melinda Lerner, Noel Fielding, Richard Clegg, Stephen Walter, Steve Mitchell, Will Isambard Spigs Woods, Rogan Macdonald, Dan Pearce, Jane Massam, Susie Lipman, Derek Hare, Anne Keys, James Gillick, John Claridge, Rodney Brown, Stephen Collett, Beth Carter, Marten Medbo, Simon Tarrant, Hugo de Groot . . .
The shortlisted finalists of the Open Art Competition:
PAINTING & DRAWING CATEGORY
Arina Gordienko, Helen Kincaid, Jo Harris, Paul Slater, Rachel Lumsden, John Hainsworth, Natasha Kahn, Rhonda Whitehead, Sinead Rice, Tilla Crowne
Adrian Di Duca, Cameron Scott, Delbert Jackson, Erin Dickson, Jessica Irena Smith, Julian Wild, Matthew Jonathan Cort, Paul Digby, Shauna Richardson, Yosef Cohen
Edward Bowman, Elzbieta Piekacz, Fizz Fieldgrass, Katherine O'Donnell, Kevin Broughton & Fiona Birnie, Margaret Ashman, Marion Mandeng, Nerea Martinez de Lecea, Orla Doherty, Patrick Clarke
and many, many more . . .
I would like to make a special mention of my beautiful Mother, Ed, Denise and Anne . . .no longer with us, but always in our hearts.