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25th Anniversary Bolinas Museum Benefit Art Auction 2017

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Peace Barn, Bolinas, CA

70 Olema Bolinas Road

Bolinas, CA 94924

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25th Anniversary
Bolinas Museum Benefit Art Auction
September 9, 2017 / 4:00 - 9:00 pm
Peace Barn / Bolinas

Join us for our largest and most important fundraiser of the year and one of West Marin’s most highly regarded events! This fun-filled evening begins with a social cocktail hour before the main event -- the live auction with master auctioneer Mark Buell presiding! Featuring art generously donated by a diverse selection of coastal Marin and Bay Area artists and galleries, there is sure to be something for everyone! The silent auction also includes many unique experiences and offerings from Marin and beyond. Please join us in collecting the art of coastal Marin and more! Your generous support benefits both the Bolinas Museum and our outstanding artistic community. Following the auction, enjoy exceptional, locally-sourced fare and lively music under the stars during the post-auction party!

Wine generously donated by Idell Family Vineyard
Live Entertainment by Piro Patton & Jon Francis

If you would like to register for this event, but would prefer to pay with a check or over the phone, please call the Bolinas Museum reservation line (415) 868-8809.

$50 is Tax Deductible / Absentee Bidding Available

Schedule of Events

At the Musuem
11 am - 1 pm
Auction Lot Preview
Optional Pre-Registration* Highly recommended - gives you VIP entrance at the Barn!

At the Peace Barn
4 - 5 pm
Peace Barn Doors Open!
Registration & Cocktail Hour
Silent Auction Begins

5 - 6:30 pm
The Main Event!
Live Art Auction with Mark Buell Presiding

6:30 - 8:30 pm
Heavy Hors D'Oeuvres & Dancing
Live Auction Check-Out

8 pm-ish
10 Minute Notice
Silent Auction Ends

8:15 - 8:45 pm
Silent Auction Check-Out

A credit card is requested during registration to receive your paddle #.

*Pre-registration 11 am - 1 pm Auction Day at Bolinas Museum is encouraged! Those who pre-register received VIP entrance privileges at the Barn and can by-pass the line at the door!

Attire: This is an indoor/outdoor event in an old barn. Please be prepared for variable coastal weather and wear sturdy shoes.


Art Auction Preview Exhibition
August 19 - September 9
Bolinas Museum / 48 Wharf Road / Bolinas, CA

OPEN DURING MUSEUM HOURS: Fridays 1-5 pm / Saturdays & Sundays 12-5 pm / by appointment
& 11 am-1 pm Auction Day / Saturday, September 9

Preview the auction artwork generously donated by a diverse selection of Coastal Marin and Bay Area artists and galleries as well as enticing new silent auction lots featuring special experiences and offerings from Marin and beyond!

Live Auction Artists & Offerings Include: Chester Arnold, Peter Boiger, Ken Botto, Charlie Callahan, Thomas Campbell, Tripp Carpenter, Russell Chatham, Christin Coy, Jon Francis, Paul Harris, Elia Haworth, Ruth Kneass, Michael Light, Richard Lindenberg, John McCormick, Barry McGee, Nancy Mintz, Lissa Nicolaus, Arthur Okamura, Andy Rappaport, Clare Rojas, Sirima Sataman, Michael Sell, Ivory Serra, Alice Shaw, Richard Shaw, Nellie King Solomon, Inez Storer, Walter Blair Tom, Peter Voulkos, Brett Weston, Chris Whitefield, Private Chef's Dinner for 10 by Chef Kosuke Tada with Wine Pairing by Ordinaries, A Villa in San Miguel de Allende for a Week, A Week Stay in Historic Gubbio & more!

Silent Auction Offerings: Chez Panisse Dinner for 2 | A Week in Kirkwood | 2-Mile Surf Soft Top Surf Board Designed by Barry McGee | Sean Thackrey Wine | Heath Ceramics Private Factory Tour | Movado Watch Designed by Yves Behar | Birding with Keith Hansen | Parkside Cafe Wood Fired Dinner for 10 | Bolinas Bay Hardware & Mercantile Goods | Spring Coyote Ranch Farm Basket | A Weekend on the Bolinas Lagoon plus Bolinas History Tour | Carey Cherney Ceramics | Hopper Creek Wine | Lina Prairie Basket | Amanda Ross Skin Care Products & Services | Julia Adam Dance and Farm-to-Table Dinner Tickets | MALT Membership | Urban Remedy Cleanse | Ink.Paper.Plate | & more still to come!

UNDERWRITING GENEROUSLY PROVIDED BY: Gretchen Hillenbrand and John Arlt, Barbara Ravizza and John Osterweis, Dean Sereni and Alber Saleh, Sabrina Buell and Yves Behar, Claudia Ceniceros and Eric McDougall, Kim and Mark Dempster, Chrysanthe Gussis and Jason Rosson, Renee and Claude Zellweger, Sara Brody & Rob Gailey, Mary and Tony Conrad, Katie Beacock, Melinda Griffith and Aenor Sawyer, Jane and David Hartley, Cindy and Sam McCullagh, Charlie and Patsy Raven, Vera Louie and Bill Braasch, Kathie and Remick Hart, Richard Heckler, Kimberly Goosherst & Shervin Kheradpir, Kirsten Walker and Ewan Macdonald, Brooke and Steve Waterhouse, & Nancy Zacher. DONORS IN-KIND: Idell Family Vineyards, Parkside Bakery and Cafe, Marin Sun Farms, Sally Robertson, & Claude Zellweger.

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