Over the years, Mr Brainwash has been a devoted supporter of amfAR, an organization dedicated to the eradication of HIV/AIDS. For the amfAR Gala’s yearly charity auction, he donates a canvas to support this important cause. The event this year took place on October 13 at philanthropist Ron Burkle’s Green Acres Estate in Beverly Hills, honoring Julia Roberts for her work with the HIV/AIDS prevention organization.
The event, emceed by James Corden, attracted attendees such as Tom Hanks, Kate Hudson and Goldie Hawn, Diane Sawyer, Sean Penn, Jeffrey Katzenberg, and Heidi Klum, among others. Fergie and Coldplay performed. Sponsors for the event included Harry Winston, MAC Cosmetics and Cadillac.
Mr Brainwash donated a painting featuring some of his most iconic imagery including Albert Einstein, Charlie Chaplin, Kate Moss and Captain America. To date, the amfAR Gala Los Angeles has raised more than $13 million for amfAR’s lifesaving research programs.
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Mr Brainwash has been a devoted supporter of amfAR, one of the main organization dedicated to the eradication of HIV/AIDS, playing a huge part in funding research and achieving breakthroughs regarding the pandemic.
Every year, amfAR hosts a charity auction, raising money to further the funding that is necessary to keep its efforts going.
He donated original artworks to be auctioned off at their numerous charity events throughout the world. The most notable one was in 2015, with a portrait of Kate Moss who was an honoree at the gala, raising hundreds of thousands of dollars for the research.
Miley Cyrus made a fashion statement and posed throughout the whole night with Mr Brainwash’s notorious “Life Is Beautiful” tape as a chocker.
Keep A Child Alive is a non-profit organization co-founded by Alicia Keys that strives to eradicate HIV/AIDS in children and families. Each year, Keep A Child Alive hosts a charity event to raise funding for their mission; Mr Brainwash has contributed a print to be auctioned at the event, its proceeds from the winning auction bid were donated to the organization.
Mr Brainwash had also contributed an artwork for auction for Keep A Child Alive charity event in 2010 as well.