Thursday, October 23, 2008

Keep-A-Breast auction now live...

The Keep A Breast foundation is a non-profit breast cancer awareness group that regularly brings together a large group of artists and celebrities to paint plaster casts of the woman's torso and then auction them off to support their cause.

The time has come again, and you can now go to the below link to get to bidding:
http://shop.ebay.com/merchant/thekeepabreast2005_W0QQ_nkwZQQ_armrsZ1QQ_fromZQQ_mdoZ

Over 50 painted busts are up for bid, including busts from top burlesque performers painted by rock stars Iggy Pop, Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth and Mark Mothersbaugh of DEVO alongside busts painted by such great artists as Amy Sol, Jesse Reno, Kelly Tunstall, Andy Howell, Pamela Jaeger, Ahren Hertel, Erik Siador, Jason Sherry, Joshua Krause, Mike Maxwell, NC Winters, Kevin Peterson, Lola, and Johnny Rodriguez aka KMNDZ (pictured above).

About Keep A Breast:
“our mission is to help eradicate breast cancer by exposing young people to methods of prevention, early detection and support. through art events, educational programs and fundraising efforts, we seek to increase breast cancer awareness among young people so they are better equipped to make choices and develop habits that will benefit their long-term health and well-being.”

http://www.keep-a-breast.org/

1 comment:

Laryssa said...

Thanks for all the great info about Keep-A-Breast. Also, you have a beautiful blog! Too Shy to Stop writer Lauren Bucci just wrote an article about KAB. You can read the full article here.