(Excerpt from 'SFMOMA’S 2013 ART AUCTION TO FEATURE WORK BY JASPER JOHNS, GERHARD RICHTER, CINDY SHERMAN, ANDY WARHOL, AND OTHER MAJOR ARTISTS' posted on SFMOMA. Found here http://www.sfmoma.org/about/press/press_news/releases/949)
SFMOMA is dedicated to making the art of our time a vital and meaningful part of public life through it's unparalleled collections, exhilarating exhibitions, and engaging public programs.
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) will hold its biennial art auction at the museum on April 24, 2013. Organized by SFMOMA’s Modern Art Council, the museum’s premier fund-raising auxiliary, this highly anticipated event will feature more than 40 lots representing an exceptional range of work by celebrated artists with strong ties to the museum and its world-class collection of modern and contemporary art.
SFMOMA’s art auction raises essential funds for the museum’s exhibitions and programs, and enables SFMOMA to serve more than 50,000 students, teachers, and families with free access to innovative education programs each year.
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(Image: Cindy Sherman, Untitled, 2010/2012; color photograph; 24 x 34 3/4 in. (60.96 x 88.26 cm); courtesy the artist and Metro Pictures; © Cindy Sherman)