What: Visual Aid’s Big Deal art auction and fundraiser
When: Saturday November 13, 4:00pm-9:00pm (box office opens at @ 2:00pm, live auction starts at 6:30pm)
Where: SOMArts Cultural Center, 934 Brannan Street, SF, CA 94103
Over 500 works of art will be auctioned off at $165 each, including paintings, photographs, prints and much more! All proceeds benefit Visual Aid, an organization that works to support local artists struggling with life-threatening diseases
Contributing artists and galleries include John Wood, Lucy Puls, David King, Pamela Wilson-Ryckman, Hang ART, Eclectic Works Gallery, and SFMOMA Artists Gallery.
Tickets are $40 for advanced purchase and $50 at the door. Proceeds benefit Visual Aid, which provides assistance for working artists suffering from life threatening illnesses.
In addition to visual artwork, visitors will enjoy musical entertainment by DJs, an appearance by The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, Inc., and an assortment of refreshments provided by the following sponsors:
Drinks: Blue Angel Vodka and Barefoot Vineyards
Food: Hugh Gorman Catering, Out of Thyme, La Mediterranee, Valencia Whole Foods, D’Sweets and The Crème Brûlée Cart.
Note: An extended auction preview will be held at the Visual Aid Gallery on 57 Post Street from October 12-November 11. Pre-bids are accepted.
More information at http://bigdeal2010.eventbrite.com/