Take Home a Nude® Art Party and Auction To Benefit New York Academy of Art

New York Academy of Art’s Annual Take Home a Nude® art party and auction will take place on Tuesday, October 9 at Sotheby’s. This year’s Event Chairs are Princess Alexandra of GreeceAdam LindemannColby Mugrabi and Liev Schreiber.


Instead of a single honoree, Take Home a Nude® will celebrate “The Muse” and gathers together 11 men and women who have inspired great artists and artworks. As the global center for the preservation and promotion of the tradition of figurative art, the New York Academy of Art recognizes the vital role that muses play in the artist’s practice. The Muses for the evening are:

Louie Chaban, muse of Billy Sullivan

Racquel Chevremont, muse of Mickalene Thomas

Helena Christensen, muse of Herb Ritts

Alba Clemente, muse of Francesco Clemente

David Croland, muse of Robert Mapplethorpe

Rose Dergan, muse of Will Cotton

Anh Duong, her own muse

Debbie Harry, muse of Andy Warhol

Jerry Hall, muse of Lucian Freud

Zoya Loeb, muse of Damian Loeb

Brooke Shields, muse of Eric Fischl

Start Date

October 9, 2018

End Date

October 9, 2018


06:00 PM - 09:00 PM


Sotheby's, 1334 York Avenue, New York, NY

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