TWO x TWO for AIDS and Art 2016 Gala and Auction

Cindy and Howard Rachofsky, Event Hosts
Nancy C. Rogers, Gala Chairman
Laura Owens, amfAR’s 2016 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
Gavin Delahunty, Hoffman Family Senior Curator of Contemporary Art, DMA
Artists and contemporary art dealers from around the world

WHAT: The 18th 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, Chubb Personal Insurance, Moët Hennessey USA, and Todd Events.

WHERE: The Rachofsky House, Dallas, Texas

WHEN: Saturday, October 22, 2016 (SOLD OUT)

WHY: Since its inception, TWO x TWO for AIDS and Art has raised over $60 million in support of amfAR’s essential AIDS research and the Contemporary Art Acquisitions Fund at the Dallas Museum of Art.


Thursday, October 20
First Look: A Preview Party and Fundraiser
Presented by  Fossil
Chairmen Brian Bolke, Jill Elliott, and Taylor Tomasi Hill
Cuisine by Lombardi Family Concepts
Sips by Belvedere
7:00 – 10:00 p.m. at The Rachofsky House

Sunday, October 23
Brunch and Award Presentation
By invitation only
Hosted by Cindy and Howard Rachofsky
11:00 am – 1:00 pm at The Warehouse, 14105 Inwood Road, Dallas, Texas
2016 amfAR Award of Excellence for Artistic Contributions to the Fight Against AIDS to honoree Laura Owens

Contact Melissa Meeks Ireland, Director, TWO x TWO,