Art Auction 2017 | Sponsorship


  SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES Laguna Art Museum’s California Cool Art Auction 2017 represents an ideal opportunity for a corporation to show support for the museum and the visual arts, as well as generate good will, brand recognition, and fulfill company objectives. Sponsorship levels range from $2,500 to $10,000. Benefits of sponsorship include an invitation to the VIP Preview on Tuesday, January 31, tickets to the art auction on February 4, major on-site recognition, marketing … [Read more...]

Art Auction 2017: California Cool

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ART AUCTION 2017: CALIFORNIA COOL Saturday, February 4, 2017 6:00 - 10:00 p.m. Laguna Art Museum Auction Preview Week: January 28 - February 3, 2017 Post-Auction Sale: February 5, 2017 Member Ticket (Friend Level and Above): $125 General Ticket: $150 . With works by over 100 important California artists, the museum-curated Art Auction 2017 will feature original art at great prices, delicious cuisine, and creative cocktails. The evening includes a silent auction of over 100 works … [Read more...]

Art Auction 2017 | Schedule of Events

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. Schedule of Events Saturday, January 28 Sunday, January 29 Monday, January 30 Tuesday, January 31 All events take place at Laguna Art Museum ART AUCTION PREVIEW BEGINS 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Free admission ART AUCTION PREVIEW 11:00 a.m. - 5:00p.m. Free admission . ART AUCTION PREVIEW 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Free admission ART AUCTION PREVIEW 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Free admission . VIP AND HOST COMMITTEE RECEPTION 6:00 - 8:00 … [Read more...]

Deborah Davidson

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. Deborah Davidson Unrequited Love Oil on panel, 2007 28 x 22 inches Courtesy of Sue Greenwood Fine Art Sold >> Click here for artist’s website. Deborah Davidson received an MA in Painting and Drawing from California State University, Fullerton and an MFA from California State University, Long Beach. She is currently represented by Sue Greenwood Gallery in Laguna Beach and shows her work throughout southern California. In Unrequited Love a dart is contained within a glass … [Read more...]

Preston Daniels

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. Preston Daniels Toxic Elliptic Expanding foam, expanding adhesive, and latex paint on MDF panel, 2012 40 x 21 1/2 x 3 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $1,000.00 BUY IT NOW: $500.00 . About the artist Long Beach-based sculptor Preston Daniels’s mixed-media constructions explore architectural structures in majestic, entropic decline. Daniels first attended the School of Fine Art at the Chautauqua Institute in upstate New York before receiving his BFA from West Virginia University … [Read more...]

Theodore Svenningsen

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. Theodore Svenningsen Tracks on Winter Day Acrylic on canvas, 2014 42 x 48 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $20,000 Live Auction About the artist Born in Pennsylvania, Theodore Svenningsen has been interested in making and studying art since childhood. He has several academic degrees, beginning with both a BA and an MA in philosophy from the University of California, Los Angeles. Also at UCLA, he was advanced to doctoral candidacy with a dissertation titled “The Concept of … [Read more...]

Alex Couwenberg

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. Alex Couwenberg Sonica Acrylic on canvas over panel, 2014 48 x 46 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $9,000 Live Auction Staff Pick "Combining a visually striking dynamism, not unlike that of the early twentieth-century Futurist movement, with a mid-century modernist color palette and sharp edges, this painting is simply gorgeous to look at. The viewer could easily spend time attempting to “see” certain things in the shapes, or perhaps trying to discern the visual music (given … [Read more...]

Rachel Uchizono


. . Rachel Uchizono Laguna Oak Oil on canvas, 2014 30 x 40 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $3,800 BUY IT NOW: $1,900 Call Sarah Strozza at 949.494.8971 x219. About the artist Rachel Uchizono was born in San Diego into a musical family. At an early age she learned to play the flute, guitar, and piano, as well as singing and writing songs. After marrying and raising two boys, she began to pursue plein air painting, inspired to paint the canyons and beaches near her home in … [Read more...]

Brenda K. Bredvik

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. Brenda K. Bredvik St. Barths 2 Oil on prepared paper, 2003 19 x 15 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $800 Starting bid: $400 >> Click here for artist’s website Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Brenda Bredvik regards her education at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, where she earned her BFA summa cum laude, as a transformative experience. After moving to Southern California, she was inspired by the state’s landscape, culture, people, and philosophy. “My work is about process,” she … [Read more...]

Guillermo Bert


. Guillermo Bert The Swan Mixed media and oil on wood with laser cutting, 2010 32 x 54 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $16,000.00 BUY IT NOW: $8,000.00 . About the artist The work of Guillermo Bert has been exhibited in the United States and South America and is included in the collections of numerous museums. He is the recipient of many awards and grants, and has been commissioned to create a number of public art works. In 2000, he became a member of the faculty at Art Center … [Read more...]