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Hillman Curtis

Hillman Curtis
Please join us for a celebration of the life and work of Hillman Curtis, hosted by his friends, colleagues, and the subjects of his films. The Films of Hillman Curtis Thursday, June 21st, 7pm With special guests Milton Glaser, Debbie Millman, Stefan Sagmeister, Paul Sahre, Paula Scher, James Victore, and more to be announced. SVA Theatre 333 West 23rd Street New York, NY 10011 Drinks reception: 7pm to 8pm Film program: 8pm to 9:30pm General admission: $20 Students: $15 VIP ticket with priority seating and after-party invite: $50 Tickets on sale now: Proceeds from the evening will benefit the PS29 Arts Fund, the Carroll Gardens elementary school attended by Jasper and Tess Curtis. This event was organized and curated by Gary Hustwit, Stefan Sagmeister, Ben Nabors, and Ben Wolf, with support from the School of Visual Arts.

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