Archive for December, 2008

Christie’s New York Auction Benefit for Tibet House 12/01/08

December 2, 2008

 

Golden Buddha created and donated by Charles Wildbank

"Golden Buddha" created and donated by Charles Wildbank

It has been a greatly packed evening at Christie’s in Rockefeller Plaza, New York with great artworks, jewels, exotic travel getaways, lunch with Robert and daughter Uma Thurman up for auction to benefit Tibet House’s much needed community programs. Mary McGuire and I’ve had the honor of meeting the hosts and friends: Robert Thurman author of Tibetan Book of the Dead, his daughter Actress Uma Thurman, International Fashion Model Petra Namcova, Debbie Misajon of Amankora Resorts, Brent Olson of Geographic Expeditions, Sergio Francescon of Jacques Carcanagues Gallery, Artist Romio Shrestha of Celestial Gallery, Marie Siefring of Avedis Venetian Plaster, Interior Designer Debra Geller, and Artist Guy Stanley Philoche.  Also attended were Fashion Designer Donna Karan, Chef Eric Ripert, Celebrity Photographer Patrick McMullan. I’ve created a page covering this event. Visitors are welcome to send more photos to this page by sending email to Charles Wildbank at wildbank@wildbank.com 

Charles Wildbank and Tibet House Co-Founder/Author Robert Thurman
Charles Wildbank and Tibet House Co-Founder/Author Robert Thurman