San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The Bulgarian Center of New England is excited to announce the Second Annual Art Auction to benefit BCNE.
For second consecutive year the art auction will be held in conjunction with Hamilton Fine Art & Auctions. Save the date! Come and join us on November, 9th. Share with us some enriching and memorable moments among fine art pieces, sports memorabilia collectibles, live jazz, special music guests and awesome door prizes.
Art pieces will be available at all price ranges and will include paintings of Leroy Neiman, Britto, Lauri Blank, Tripp Harrison, Disney and the masters collection featuring the artwork of Picasso, Renoir, Dali, Chagall, Miro among others.
Bulgarian artists Boriana Zaneva, Nevena Bentz, Irina Todorova and Nelly Tonchev will donate paintings and jewelry, as well as Nelly's "Mystical Emona" and "Love, Light and Rituals" books. For all those art pieces you will be able to bid and get them on preferential prices. Adam O’Donnell will be donating silver jewelry.
The artwork, collectibles, and jewelry start at opening bids 50-60% less then traditional framed gallery prices.
Silent auction for jewelry will take place before the start of the Art Auction.
Special performance from the Bulgarian folklore singing group Omaya led by Tatiana Sarbinska.
Bidding can be a real fun! You can get some interesting insights and learn how to identify the quality and value prints, lithographs, etchings and signed copies of some world renown masterpieces.
Same as last year, we've prepared a bunch of surprises for you! There will be some awesome door prize give-aways – Art work valued at $500, football autographed by former Patriot Tedy Bruschi, several cases of Samuel Adams beer, Nelly Tonchev books and many others. We will offer light refreshments and food, and you can enjoy beer and wine cash bar.
The first Annual Art Auction raised over $12,000 towards our goal for purchasing a home for the BCNE. We expect this year’s event to be even more successful.
Proceeds from ticket sales benefit directly BCNE.
When & Where
Bulgarian Center of New England
The Bulgarian Center of New England (BCNE) is a nonprofit organization, whose mission is to serve as a focal point of the Bulgarian community in New England and attract people from different backgrounds who have interest in the Bulgarian culture, art, history, and traditions. Through this event you will support BCNE to raise funds for the purchase of the building, which will host the Bulgarian Church “St. Petka,” the Bulgarian School “Sts. Cyril and Methodius,” and cultural events and initiatives organized by the Bulgarian-American centre Madara or sponsored by other groups and organizations.