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    BENJAMIN TERRY (American, 1987)
    Cats, 2011
    Acrylic, latex, and graphite on wood panel
    48 x 48 inches (121.9 x 121.9 cm)
    Unsigned
    Benefiting Dallas Children's Advocacy Center

    Special LIVE Event Bidding For This Auction: Online bidding will close at 10:00pm CT, October 31, 2012, with auction resuming at the ART + ADVOCACY live event, 7:30pm CT November 1, 2012 at F.I.G. (Fashion Industry Gallery), 1807 Ross Avenue, Dallas, TX. Please leave your Secret Maximum Bid to win your lot in live auction. Heritage will continue to bid for you during the live auction respective of your maximum bid, if there isn't a Secret Maximum Bid, we will bid your last current bid in online auction. Heritage bidders will be notified of their successful bids November 2, 2012. For further information contact ericas@ha.com or call 1-800-872-6467.

    Benjamin Terry received his BFA in Drawing and Painting from the University of North Texas and will graduate with an MFA in Drawing and Painting from UNT in 2013. Terry has studied with Matt Bourbon, Annette Lawrence, Robert Jessup, and Vincent Falsetta and is represented locally by Ro2 Art. He was awarded Best in Show in the 35th Annual Student Art Competition, juried by David Iles, in 2011. He describes his work as a combination of "representational images and the chaos of ephemeral composition...Working with memory, fantasy, dreams and time, I use multiple selves to create a narrative sequence that reflects on ideas of internal conflict, self doubt and emotional trauma." His work, "Cats," is his first submission to ART + ADVOCACY.

    Courtesy of Ro2 Art

    ART + ADVOCACY benefiting Dallas Children's Advocacy Center

    ART+ADVOCACY, an auction benefiting the Dallas Children's Advocacy Center (DCAC), will highlight the unique role art therapy plays in healing the child abuse victims served at DCAC. ART + ADVOCACY features a live and silent art auction with works by 100 emerging and established artists, as well as an exhibit of artwork created by child abuse victims who have received hope and healing through the Art Therapy Program at DCAC. To view silent auction items, please visit www.dcac.org/art_and_advocacy.aspx

    John and Marlene Sughrue are Honorary Chairs, Lindsay and Chuck Jacaman are Event Chairs, Ginny and Mark Fein are Underwriting Chairs, Patricia Meadows is Honorary Art Chair, Laura Green and Jordan Roth are Art Chairs, and Gail Sachson is Art Guide. Highlights will include tunes by DJ Lucy Wrubel, sweet and savory bites by Wendy Krispin Catering, cocktails courtesy of Republic National Distributing Co. and beer courtesy of Andrews Distributing. For tickets and further information, please contact Alexis O'Connell at 214-818-2683 or aoconnell@dcac.org

    The Dallas Children's Advocacy Center provides hope and healing for the most severely abused children in Dallas County. For more information, visit www.dcac.org






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    November, 2012
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