FREE OLEK – Johnathan Levine Gallery (NYC) blog

Polish-born, NY-based crochet artist Olek is currently involved in an unfortunate legal battle in the UK. In order to help raise funds for legal defense, the artist has released the following appeal (which we wish to verify is NOT fraudulent or in any way a scam):

DONATE HERE: http://olekappeal.com

STATEMENT : 
“Olek recently arrived in London in order to fulfill a variety of professional engagements; the first of which was to donate a piece of art work to a charitable organization. On October 6th after donating a piece of her art to the charity at a show in London, Olek was involved in an incident with a drunk and aggressive male who behaved reprehensibly.

READ MORE at Johnathan Levine’s blog

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Yours Truly, The Gallery Goddess, in Manhattan finding an “Olek!”  a couple of weeks ago while visiting the Serra exhibition at the Gagosian.
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~ by The Gallery Goddess on December 14, 2011.

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