Don Suggs, Oasis (detail), archival inkjet print on Crane Museo Max paper, from the edition of 5, 2011, 25 x 34 inches (framed), courtesy of the artist and L.A. Louver, Venice, CA.


What's It All About?

California Cool Art Auction 2019

The California Cool Art Auction is an evening not to be missed. With works by over 100 important California artists, the annual Art Auction will include great art at great prices, delicious cuisine, and creative cocktails. The evening includes a silent auction as well as an exciting live auction that attracts competitive bidding by art collectors, both seasoned and new.

Proceeds from the event support Laguna Art Museum’s mission of collecting and preserving California art, providing critically acclaimed exhibitions, and enhancing art education. For information about sponsorship, please email events and development manager Sara Gale or call 949.494.8971 x219.

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Art Auction 2019 Host Committee sponsorships ($1,000)
+ 2 tickets to the California Cool Art Auction on February 16, 2019
+ Invitation for 4 to the VIP Preview Reception on Tuesday, February 12, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
+ Name recognition on event and marketing materials

Art Auction 2019 Member Tickets ($125 each)
+ LAM Supporter level members and above receive a special discounted rate on tickets.
+ Not yet a member? Join today!

Art Auction 2019 General Tickets ($150 each)
+ Tickets are $150 for non-museum members and members at the Dual and Individual levels.

Buy now and save! Tickets purchased at the door will be $150 for members and $175 for non-museum members.


Honorable Mentions

Special Thanks

Gold Sponsor

Daniel and Jeri McKenna

Silver Sponsors

Barbara and Tad Danz
Al Roberts

Executive Committee

Sara Heeschen, co-chair
Vanessa Helin, co-chair

Jeannie Denholm
Ruben Flores
Michael Fullen

Lauren MacLaughlin-Brinker
Karen Morally
Eden Phair

Host Committee

Wendy Aird
Pamela Banks
Frank Dubey
Cody and Deborah Engle
Chuck and Nancy Fry
Michael Fullen
Samuel and Pamela Goldstein
Paul and Sara Heeschen

Vanessa Helin and Angel Garcia Maroto
Rich and Stacie Immesberger
Janice Johnson
Robin and Steven Kalota
Sten and Liz Kramer
William Kritzmire
Matt and Mary Lawson
Emil and Michele Monda
Sara and Greg Palmer

Paul and Jorja Puma
Domini Rodriguez and Enrique Tellez
Lou and Laura Rohl
Lester Julian Savit
Lisa Sebastian
Diane Stovall
Richard and Kathleen Tucker
Karen and Richard Varner
Marnie and Brett Wall

Art Auction Contributors

BC Space Gallery
Robert Berman
Craig Krull Gallery
ET Studios
Fahey/Klein Gallery
Gemini G.E.L. LLC
Honor Fraser Gallery
Joe Goode Studio
Kelsey Michaels Fine Art
Jeremy Kidd

L.A. Louver
Philip Martin Gallery
Robert Cugno, Robert Logan,
and Media Gallery Enterprises
Miles McEnery Gallery
Nicholas and Ragan Lamb
Susan Lanoue
Leslie Sacks Gallery
Obey Giant Art
Parrasch Heijnen Gallery

Tom and Barbara Peckenpaugh
Peter Blake Gallery
Peter Krasnow Arts Foundation
Photography by Michael Childers
SCAPE Gallery
Skidmore Contemporary Art
Sue Greenwood Fine Art
Tobey C. Moss Gallery
William Turner Gallery

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