applebaum_crop_web.jpgSaturday, March 10, 2007, 6:30-9:30 PM
Live auction 7:30 PM with auctioneer Stephen Tourell of Toomey Tourell Gallery
Admission $10-$25 sliding scale (includes refreshments and snacks)

Preview gallery hours: Thursday, March 8 and Friday, March 9, 1-6PM (free)
Sale continues: Sunday, March 11, 11am-7pm

Auction Honorary Committee: Renee Baldocchi, Allegra Fortunati, Lauren Davies, Rene de Guzman, Alan Millar, and Steven Wolf

Calling all art lovers and bargain hunters--join us for our biggest fundraising event of the year! Fabulous artwork will be available via silent auction with starting bids at $25 and up (cash, checks, VISA/MC accepted). Over two hundred artists will be participating, including Sarah Applebaum, Julie Blankenship, Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Alex Clausen, Randy Colosky, Julie Dummermuth, Chris Duncan, Tara Lisa Foley, Matt Furie, Taro Hattori, Scott Hewicker, Chris Johanson, David King, Seth Koen, Carrie Lederer, Michelle Mansour, Kara Maria, Alicia McCarthy, Jeanine Payer, Rex Ray, Daniel Ross, Ed Ruscha, Andrew Schultz, Casey Jex Smith, Tracey Snelling, and Annie Sprinkle. Non-art items will also be available via silent auction from Bitch magazine, Club One, Compassionate Cooks, diPietro Todd, diRosa Preserve, Edgewise Arts, Exploratorium, Flexcar, Mission Soaring Center, Milliken Creek Inn, Sports Basement, Stitch Lounge, Walzwerk, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Glamarama and more!

Thank you to Craft Distillers, Stoneheath Winery, Zanze's Cheesecakes, Yasukochi's Sweet Shop and Acme Bread Co. for their generous donations.

BUY A RAFFLE TICKET TO WIN 2 JETBLUE AIRWAYS TICKETS

$25 per raffle ticket- Buy 3 tickets and get a 4th free! All proceeds will support The LAB's programs and operating costs.

Drawing takes place March 10, 2007 at the Art Sale and a limit of 500 tickets will be sold. Need not be present to win. Tickets may be used for any of the following nonstop cities from Oakland: New York City, Boston, Washington D.C., Fort Lauderdale, or Long Beach.

Download the entry form here

 

Live Auction Items
 

Jamie Brunson
Suckerpunch
2006
Starting bid: $150
Retail value: $1500
Medium: oil and alkyd on polyester over panel

Christo & Jean Claude
Running Fence
Starting bid $100
Retail value $350
Framed photograph, signed by the artist and photographer
Alex Clausen
Alex L.'s Living Room, Rope Drawing 1 2005

Starting bid $150
Retail value: $750
Medium: ink on paper

Julie Dummermuth
Sugarland 2007

Starting bid $150
Retail value: $850
Medium: mixed media on board

Chris Duncan
Untitled 2004

Starting bid $200
Retail Value $1100
Medium: thread, ink, house paint, color pencil, marker, gouache, and wood putty on paper
Courtesy of Gregory Lind Gallery

Taro Hattori
Snow White 2005

Starting bid $100
Retail $450
Medium: plastic, archival ink, faux fur
Jesse Houlding
Bag Series 7-11 #3 2006

Starting bid $150
Retail value: $600
Medium: Framed monoprint
Cynthia Ona Innis
Sputter Velvet 2005

Starting bid: $200
Retail value: $1800
Medium: mixed media on panel
Courtesy of the artist and Walter Maciel Gallery in LA and Braunstein/Quay Gallery in SF

David King
Lighting the Way 2006

Starting bid $150
Retail value: $800
Medium: collage

Seth Koen
Little Boy Blue 2004

Starting bid $150
Retail value: $1400
Medium: cotton yarn and plastic pellets
Courtesy of Gregory Lind Gallery
Michelle Mansour
Despite the Efforts 2004

Starting bid $150
Retail value: $800
Medium: acrylic, ink, and silicone on muslin on panel

Rex Ray
2039 2005

Starting bid $200
Retail value $950
Medium: mixed media collage

Daniel Ross
Plenty (study #1) 2005

Starting bid $100
Retail value: $600
Medium: inkjet, acrylic, epoxy, and glitter on plywood

Ed Ruscha
Ed Ruscha: Then & Now Hollywood Blvd. 1973-2004

Starting bid $200
Retail value: 1000
Medium: signed book, out of print
Andrew Schoultz
Wound Up (Elephant) 2006

Starting bid $75
Retail: $450
Medium: acrylic on paper
Tucker Schwartz
I Know You Won't Be Sorry 2007

Starting bid $150
Retail value: $950
Medium: thread on muslin
Courtesy of Gregory Lind Gallery

Tracey Snelling
Drink 1/5 edition 2002

Starting bid $250
Retail value: $1800
Medium: chromogenic print with luster laquer
Courtesy of Brown Bag Contemporary

Lisa Stoneman
Liken 2005

Starting bid $200
Retail Value: $1500
Medium: mixed media on paper mounted on masonite

Heather Wilcoxen
Spin 2006

Starting bid: $200
Retail value: $1200
Medium: oil on panel
Courtesy of Toomey-Tourell