Wednesday, April 6, 2011
Release date: September 2, 2010
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) will hold its biennial Art Auction on April 6, 2011.This renowned fundraising event hosted by the Modern Art Council (MAC) will feature more than 50 lots representing an extraordinary range of work by artists who are celebrated in the museum's community. Auction items will include photographs, paintings, and works on paper donated by local and national galleries and artists. Proceeds from Art Auction 2011 will benefit the museum's world-class collection and educational programs.
Event Co-chairs: Annie Robinson Woods and Ariane Maclean Trimuschat
MAC President: Jill G. Barnett
Committee Chairs: Alka Agrawal, Joni Binder-Shwarts, Marilyn Hayes, Nathalie Delrue-McGuire, Cecilie Starin, Victoria Yeager Sawyer
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 • 6 p.m./Benefactor reception begins at 5 p.m.
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 151 Third Street, San Francisco
Tickets will be available at four levels:
$7,500 Grand Benefactor Table (seats 6)
$1,000 Individual Benefactor Ticket
$700 Individual Patron Ticket
$350 Individual General Ticket
For more information please call 415.618.3263.
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
151 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Museum hours: Open daily (except Wednesdays): 11 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.; open late Thursdays, until 8:45 p.m. Summer hours (Memorial Day to Labor Day): Open at 10 a.m. Closed Wednesdays and the following public holidays: New Year's Day, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas. The Museum is open the Wednesday between Christmas and New Year's Day.
Koret Visitor Education Center: Open daily (except Wednesdays): 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; open late Thursdays, until 8:30 p.m. Summer hours: Open at 10 a.m.
Admission prices: adults: $18; seniors: $13; students: $11; SFMOMA members and children 12 and under: free. Admission is free the first Tuesday of each month and half-price on Thursdays after 6 p.m.
SFMOMA is easily accessible by Muni, BART, Golden Gate Transit, SamTrans, and Caltrain. Hourly, daily, and monthly parking is available at the SFMOMA Garage at 147 Minna Street. For parking information, call 415.348.0971.
Visit our Web site at www.sfmoma.org or call 415.357.4000 for more information.
SFMOMA is supported by a broad array of contributors committed to helping advance its mission. Major annual support is provided by Grants for the Arts/San Francisco Hotel Tax Fund, the Koret Foundation, and the Evelyn and Walter Haas Jr. Fund. First Tuesdays are always free, thanks to AT&T. KidstART free admission for children 12 and under is made possible by Charles Schwab & Co.