Choice Works


May 3 – 13, 2015

Exclusive preview exhibition of an auction to benefit Planned Parenthood


Mana Contemporary is pleased to present Choice Works, an exclusive preview of a charity auction to benefit Planned Parenthood of New York City and Planned Parenthood Federation of America. An opening reception for the exhibition in Mana’s 5th floor gallery will be held on Sunday, May 3, from 1-6 PM. Free shuttle transportation from Manhattan will be provided. The auction will launch on Artsy at 12 PM on April 30, and a live auction is scheduled for the evening of May 15, 2015 at Sotheby’s. More information is available at                

The exhibit features work by Matthew Barney, Cecily Brown, Tara Donovan, Urs Fischer, Nan Goldin, Wade Guyton, Roni Horn, John Houck, Deborah Kass, Alex Katz, Jeff Koons, Louise Lawler, Robert Longo, Ryan McGinley, Marilyn Minter, Wangechi Mutu, Elizabeth Peyton, Richard Prince, Rob Pruitt, Ed Ruscha, Dana Schutz, Richard Serra, Joel Shapiro, Cindy Sherman, Laurie Simmons, Taryn Simon, Kiki Smith, Pat Steir, Sarah Sze, Mickalene Thomas, Charline Von Heyl, Kara Walker, Kelley Walker, Sue Williams, Christopher Wool, and Lisa Yuskavage.


Press Release

Kelley Walker, Screen to Screen 30x40_56, 2014
Kiki Smith, Night Vision, 2011
Lisa Yuskavage, Piggyback, 2008
Cindy Sherman, Cover Girl (Family Circle), 1975-20
Marilyn Minter, Breathless, 2015
Deborah Kass, Enough Already, 2012
Roni Horn, Untitled (Weather), 2010
Mickalene Thomas, Interior: Zebra with Two Chairs and Funky Fur, 2013
Sarah Sze, Midnight, Mexico City, 2015