Auction


Molly Campbell, Untitled, 2011,
acrylic ink and collage on paper
35 in. x 18 in.,
© Molly Campbell,
photo courtesy the artist

8th Annual Benefit Art Auction: October 20th, 2011

Be part of a San Francisco tradition – the San Francisco Children’s Art Center, founded in 1978, was one of the first independent art schools in the City. Join us for our 8th Annual Benefit Art Auction, featuring work by local artists, gourmet hors d'oeuvres, and exciting raffle prizes including a grand prize iPad 2!

The silent art auction will showcase unique works from both new and established Bay Area artists in a variety of media including painting, fine art prints, photography, and more.

Opening bids start at $50 and all artwork is ready to hang.
View gallery of this year's artwork.

Date: Thursday, October 20, 2011
Time: 6:00-9:30 pm
Location: 111 Minna Gallery

TICKETS: $30 at the door
Raffle tickets: $5 each, five for $20
Online ticket sales are now closed. Event tickets may be purchased at the door and raffle tickets will be for sale throughout the evening.

Must be age 21 or older to attend.
Admission includes one complimentary bar drink and unlimited hors d'oeuvres compliments of local establishments such as Falletti Foods, Thirsty Bear Brewing Company, Working Girls’ Café, Trader Joe’s, Rainbow Grocery, Grace Baking, Bernie's Coffee, and more.

Prizes include retail gift cards, spa treatments, local hotel stays, fine wine, museum passes, theatre tickets, free art classes, and a grand prize drawing for a new iPad 2! 100% of raffle proceeds benefit our Scholarship Program.

Participating Artists: Bill Brucker, Molly Campbell, Kaari Diefenbacher, Jennifer Ewing, Beth Goodsitt, Matt Gonzalez, Anne Hughes, Robin Humphreys, John Kraft, Ali Liebegott, Erik Parra, Meredith Nevard, Lucille Rella-Clohessy, Heather Robinson, Janet Seifert, Eve Shen, Karen Slovak, and Gail Tarantino

Music by DJ Shissla



We hope you will join us for this annual event! If you are unable to attend, you may still purchase raffle tickets to support the scholarship fund - you need not be present to win prizes!

Special thanks to our sponsors: Kazan, McClain, Abrams, Lyons, Farrise & Greenwood; and Hirayama Investments, LLC.