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Connect and Collect: ICA’s Annual Art Exhibition and Auction

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Connect and Collect: ICA’s Annual Art Exhibition and Auction
Curated by: Donna Napper

560 South 1st Street
95113 San Jose
CA
US
September 26th, 2015 - October 24th, 2015
Opening: October 4th, 2015 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
ARTISTS

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.sjica.org/
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Other (outside areas listed)
EMAIL:  
marielle@sjica.org
PHONE:  
408.283.8155
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue-Fri 10-5; Sat-Sun 12-5; Closed Mon
TAGS:  
painting, figurative, modern, surrealism, digital, drawing, sculpture, photography, mixed-media, conceptual
COST:  
$50.00-$100.00

DESCRIPTION

Connect and Collect: ICA’s Annual Art Exhibition and Auction

Now in its 35th year, the 2015 Annual Art Exhibition and Auction provides unique opportunities for art enthusiasts and collectors to view and purchase artwork by rising stars and celebrated artists whose work reflects the scope of the artworld’s vibrant and eclectic styles and interests.

 

Auction Exhibition Dates September 26 to October 24

 

Events:

Join us for our Opening Reception and meet the artists, October 4, 2-4pm.

 

Silent Auction Party: October 10, 6-9pm

All welcome. Must have a bidder number to bid

 

Live Auction Gala: October 24, Doors open at 6pm, Auction begins at 7pm

This is a ticketed event

 

$50 Silent Auction bidder number
$100 Live Auction Ticket (includes Silent Auction bidder number)

To buy tickets, visit: https://app.etapestry.com/cart/SanJoseInstituteofContempo/default/category.php?ref=4452.0.8609869

 

For 10% off your ticket order use the code BUYART2015 before September 26th!

 

More Information:

An Opening Preview Reception for the Art Auction Exhibition will be held on Sunday, October 4 from 2pm to 4pm. Open to the public, guests can meet and mingle with the auction artists while previewing the auction items! Admission is free.

The Silent Auction Party will be held on Saturday, October 10, 6pm – 9pm. This highly popular event features an eclectic mix of works in a variety of mediums that will excite novice and veteran art collectors alike. The first auction lot closes at 7:15 pm and the last auction lot closes at 8:00 pm. Admission is free. A cash bar will be provided and light cocktail fare will be served. Bidder cards are $50 and can be purchased at the event. Ticket holders to the Live Auction receive a complimentary bidder card.

The Live Auction Gala, one of the Bay Area's most anticipated cultural events of the year, will be held on Saturday, October 24. Doors open at 6pm and the auction begins promptly at 7pm. Complimentary champagne, wine, heavy hors d’oeuvres and desserts will be served. Admission to the Live Auction – always a sellout event -- is reserved for ticket holders. Tickets are $100 in advance and $150 at the door. ICA members at the $250 level and above receive complimentary tickets to both the Silent Auction and Live Auction events.