TWO x TWO for AIDS and Art 2017 Gala and Auction

Cindy and Howard Rachofsky, Event Hosts
Nasiba and Thomas Hartland-Mackie, Gala Chairmen
Jonas Wood, amfAR’s 2017 Honored Artist
Harry Winston, Presenting Sponsor
Cadillac, Presenting Sponsor
Melissa Meeks Ireland, Director, TWO x TWO for AIDS and Art
Kenneth Cole, Chairman of the Board, amfAR
Kevin Robert Frost, CEO, amfAR
Agustín Arteaga, Eugene McDermott Director of the Dallas Museum of Art
Ryan Tedder, Gala Entertainer
Armie Hammer, Master of Ceremonies
Artists and contemporary art dealers from around the world

WHAT: The 19th annual benefit dinner and art auction that jointly benefits amfAR and the Dallas Museum of Art. The black-tie gala dinner will feature a live and silent auction of significant contemporary art. Sponsored by Harry Winston, Cadillac, Sotheby’s, Dom Perignon, Suitsupply, Chubb Personal Insurance, and Todd Events.

WHERE: The Rachofsky House, Dallas, Texas

WHEN: Saturday, October 28, 2017 (SOLD OUT)

WHY: Since its inception, TWO x TWO for AIDS and Art has raised over $67 million in support of amfAR’s essential AIDS research and the Contemporary Art Acquisitions Fund at the Dallas Museum of Art.


Thursday, October 26
First Look: A Preview Party and Fundraiser
Presented by Headington Companies and Forty Five Ten
Cuisine by Americano, CBD Provisions, Mirador, Sassetta, and Wheelhouse
Cocktails by Midnight Rambler with special sips from Belvedere and Casa Dragones
7:00 – 10:00 p.m. at The Rachofsky House

Sunday, October 29
Brunch and Award Presentation
By invitation only
Presented by Highland Park Village
Hosted by Cindy and Howard Rachofsky
11:00 am – 1:00 pm at The Warehouse, 14105 Inwood Road, Dallas, Texas
2017 amfAR Award of Excellence for Artistic Contributions to the Fight Against AIDS to honoree Jonas Wood

Contact Melissa Meeks Ireland, Director, TWO x TWO,