Lawrence Art Auction 2008
- Dollars and Sense: Annual Lawrence Arts Center should benefit collectors and artists (March 4, 2008)
- Saturday, April 12, 2008, 6 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.
- Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St., Lawrence
- Cost: $25 - $30
- Age limit: All ages
The 28th annual auction will feature the work of approximately 270 area artists. Auctioneer Col. Wes Schlobohm of Best Deal Auctions in Kansas City will officiate. Over half of the works of art will be available in the Silent Auction. Bids on Silent Auction items may be made during the preview exhibition (March 17 through April 11). Silent Auction items may be "bought out" of the auction for 150% of posted retail value. Winners of Silent Auction items will be announced at the Live Auction.Approximately 100 works of art will be auctioned live. Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Lawrence Arts Center for $25 beginning March 17. Tickets may be purchased at the door on April 12 for $30.This year's featured artist is media artist and photographer Tim Forcade. A , with a public reception April 4.