May 19, 2012: Paint The Town Auction 6:00-8:00pm: Silent Auction begins 8:15pm: Live Auction begins
Join us for our fourtheenth annual fundraising auction. We will showcase 37 artists in our Live Auction and over 50 artists in our Silent Auction.
You can preview the work – in all media and price range in our Preview Show now through Friday, May 18…and if you find a piece that you can’t live without, you can purchase it before the Auction at a “Buy It Now” price.
Maris Platais, this year’s Paint The Town Honoree, will be painting LIVE the day of the Auction! Maris is a long-time Concord Art Association member, teacher, board member and past board president and is the recipient of many awards; he’s an important supporter and a valuable contributor to the success of our organization. We are incredibly fortunate to have Maris’ support and participation throughout the years.
ARTISTS IN THE LIVE AUCTION: Those painting the day of are indicated with an asterisk Louise Arnold Hilary Baldwin* Myrna Beecher Penny Billings John Borchard Matt Brown Jean Carter Merill Comeau Gary Davis Caroline DiNunzio Marian Dioguardi Ben Eberle Frank Federico Nan Hass Feldman Paul George• Charlotte Gibbs Charles Gibbs Marla Greenfield Whitney Heavey Susanah Howland Jill Hoy* Will Kirkpatrick* David Lang Holly Larner Norman Law Jean Lightman Darryl Loyer* Gene Mackles Fred MacNeill Ilana Manolson Susan Maxfield Andy Newman Emily Passman Maris Platais,* honoree Charles Shurcliff* Tom Sutherland* John Tilney Plus over 50 artists in the Silent Auction!
Paint The Town is our annual event that raises money to help fund our extensive educational and public programming. As always, we appreciate the ongoing support of our member artists and patrons. We hope you’ll be able to join us this year for this fun and exciting event!
Volunteer Auctioneer: Douglas W. Stinson, principal appraiser and auctioneer of Carl W. Stinson, Inc., of Lincoln/Reading, MA.