LAMAG Benefit Auction and Arty Party!

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© Courtesy of Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Park (LAMAG)
Griffith Park Fire , 2007 16 X 20, Edition Of 20 © Courtesy of the Artist and Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Park (LAMAG)
Bo Obama , 2009 Oil On Canvas 40″X30″X1 2/3″ © Courtesy of the Artist and Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Park (LAMAG)
Circle , 2010 Graphite, Gesso On Mdf Board 12 In. X 11 3/4 ” X 3/4″ © Courtesy of the Artist and Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Park (LAMAG)
LAMAG Benefit Auction and Arty Party!

4800 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027
May 1st, 2011 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Thu-Sun 12-5
Benefit, auction, photography, mixed-media, sculpture


Final plans are in motion for the Auction and Arty Party featuring more than 100 artists' work to benefit the Gallery.Don't miss this evening of creativity and fun with a mix of artists and creators, business, cultural, and civic leaders--all celebrating LAMAG's legacy and its bright future.


All we need is you to complete this picture! We are L.A.'s gallery and we need your support! To purchase tickets: Click here. To Preview the art works: Click here.


Get caught up in the excitement and energy of bidding for the unique works you always wanted to collect! All proceeds from the benefit and auction will go to support the gallery's innovative exhibitions, stimulatingspecial programs, provocative lecture and educational events, cutting-edge curatorial initiatives, and insightful catalogues and publications.


Yummy finger food to tantalize your taste buds and delicious wine to loosen you up and get you dancing are included in the ticket price! Music will be provided by DJ Colin Kim, internationally recognized as a musical innovator. His grooves are guaranteed to get us moving in all the right ways! And what would a party be without surprises? Be on the look out for the Untitled Collective's interventions that reveal (or conceal) layers of meaning and mystery!


Hot, established and emerging artists in the auction include:

Kim Abeles  |  Edith Abeyta  |  Suzanne Adelman  |  Lita Albuquerque  | Juna Amano  |  Michael Arata  |  Edgar Arceneaux  |  John Baldessari  | Judie Bamber  |  Kireilyn Barber  |  Christopher Barbour  |  Lou Beach  | Barbara Berk  |  Richard Bilow  |  Sandow Birk  |  Caroline Blackburn  | Richard Bilow  |  Jodi Bonassi  |  Amy Bouse  |  Angie Bray  |  Tony Brown |  Nancy Buchanan  |  Anita Bunn |  Rude Calderon  |  Jo Ann Callis  |  Max King Cap  |  Castillo  |  Ching Ching Cheng  |  Joe Davidson  |  Roberto Delgado  |  Raoul de la Sota  |  David DiMichele  |  Renee Dominique  | Dana Duff  |  Sam Durant  |  Val Echavarria  |  Edem Elesh   |  Shepard Fairey  |  Nicholas Fedak II  |  Alice Fellows  |  Judy Fiskin  |  Kathi Flood  | Martin Gantman  |  Carol Goldmark  |  Orestes Gonzalez  |  Phyllis Green |  Todd Gray  |  Mark Steven Greenfield  |  Iva Gueorguieva  |  Mary Addison Hackett  |  Doug Harvey  |  Charles Hachadourian  |  Marybeth Heffernan  |  Bonita Helmer  |  Juan Carlos Muñoz Hernandez  |  Anne Hieronymus  |  Linda Jacobson  |  Gegam Kacherian  |  Mike Kelley & Michael Smith  |  Siri Kaur  |  Yoichi Kawamura  |  Soo Kim  |  Nicholette Kominos  |  Maddy LeMel  |  Christophe Leroux  |  J.J. L'Heureux  |  Peter Liashkov  |  Ronald J. Llanos  |  Nuttaphol Ma  |  Daniel Joseph Martinez  | Meg Madison  |  Barry Markowitz  |  David MacDowell  |  Charlene Matthews  |  Mineo Mizuno  |  John Mooney  |  Aaron Morse  |  Manfred Müller  |  Rosalyn Myles  |  Kristen Neveu  |  John David O'Brien  |  Chris Oatey  |  Stas Orlovski  |  Ara Oshagan  |  Sheila Pinkel  |  Mei Xian Qiu  | Megan Quinn  |  Stuart Rapeport  |  Tony de los Reyes  |  Rebecca Ripple |  Frank Romero  |  Charlene Roth  |  Joy J. Rotblatt  |  Scarlett Rouge  | Ross Rudel  |  Alison Saar  |  Betye Saar  |  Lezley Saar  |  Connie Samaras  |  Gwen Samuels  |  Richard Serra  |  Michael Sheehan  | Kyungmi Shin  |  Peter Shire  |  Karen Sikie  |  Nathan Singer  |  Anna E. Siqueiros  |  May Sun  |  Kent Twitchell  |  Mauricio Vallejo  |  Margo Victor |  Margaret von Biesen  |  Pat Warner  |  Marnie Weber  |  Weegee  | Wayne White  |  Alexandra Wiesenfeld  |  Norton Wisdom  |  Karen Frimkess Wolff  |  Nan Wollman  |  Augusta Wood  |  Michiko Yao |  Liat Yossifor |  Mary Younakof |  Liz Young |  Carrie Yury


Guest Auctioneer: Alex Slato, Associate Director, LA Artcore

(as of 4/20)

George Billis Gallery LA

Edward Cella, Edward Cella Art + Architecture

Mary Leigh Cherry, Cherry and Martin

Stephen Cohen, Photo LA/Art LA Projects

A. McLean Emenegger, Milo + Mclean/Mclean Fine Art

Kristi Engle, Kristi Engle Gallery

Sidney Felsen & Joni Moisant Weyl, Gemini G.E.L.

Lauri Firstenberg, LAXArt

Emi Fontana, West of Rome Public Art

Peter Frank, Huffington Post/Fabrik Magazine

Kathy Gallegos, Avenue 50 Studio

Eric Garcetti , LA City Council

Edward Goldman, Art Talk KCRW

Andrew Hosner, Thinkspace

Merry Karnowsky, Merry Karnowsky Gallery

Nowell J. Karten

Tom La Bonge, LA City Council

Steven Lavine, CalArts

Hillary Metz

Merry Norris, Merry Norris Contemporary Art

Jack Rutberg, Jack Rutberg Gallery

Billy Shire, La Luz de Jesus Gallery

Franklin Sirmans, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Rose Soshana, Rose Gallery

Louis Stern, Louis Stern Fine Arts



Artillery Magazine
Barnsdall Art Park Foundation
Fine Art Solutions
Finishing Concepts
Jeff Kies Custom Picture Framing
New Alchemy Framing



For donations and information contact:

Meg Madison, Program Committee Chair
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery Associates / 213.393.9333