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10th Annual Art Auction & Benefit - This Weekend!

Saturday, November 19, 2011 | 7:00 pm

(Clockwise from top left): Artworks  by Mitsy Avila-Ovalles, Favianna Rodriguez, Amanda Lopez, Jason Jagel, Stella Lai, and Silvia Poloto. These and many more will be part of an evening with live and silent auctions of original art by 70+ contemporary artists, plus music with a 1970s flare!

Spend the night with Galería and place your bids on live and silent auction items by 70+ contemporary artists. Afterwards dance to the beats of 1970s disco, salsa and Latin Funk. Dust off your platform shoes, bellbottoms, and hot pants!


General: $20 - $50 Sliding Scale
Galería Members: $10
Early Bird Special: $15    
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Silent auction: 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Live auction: 8:00 pm

Featuring an arsenal, organic tasting by Wahaka Mezcal


The Absentee Bid Form is available for download at the bottom of this page.


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Raul Aguilar, Juana Alicia, Efren Alvarez, Mitsy Avila Ovalles, Paz Calzada, Marylene Camacho, Monica Canilao, Victor Cartagena, Antonio Castro, Melanie Cervantes, City Lights Books, Lawrence Colacion, Jaime Cortez, Rudy Cuellar, Ali Dadgar, Einar & Jamex de La Torre, Lou Dematteis, Emael, Ana Teresa Fernandez, Juan R. Fuentes, Rupert Garcia, Elizabeth Gomez, Roberto Gomez, Guillermo Gomez-Peña, Tirso Gonzalez, Carlos Julio Gonzalez, Crystal Gonzalez, Ester Hernandez, Jason Jagel, Jeremiah Jenkins, Tim Keefe, Tony Labat, Stella Lai, John Leaños, Liz Lerma, Amanda Lopez, Monique Lopez, Geraldine Lozano, Alicia McCarthy, Amalia Mesa-Bains, Geri Montano, Fiamma Montezomolo, Rhode Montijo, Julio Cesar Morales, Michele Muennig, Angelica Muro, Adrienne Pao, Viva Paredes, Carlos Perez, Txutxo Perez, Luis Pinedo, Johanna Poethig, Silvia Poloto, Body Richard, Neil Rivas, Calixto Robles, Samuel Rodriguez, Favianna Rodriguez, Josue Rojas, Monica Marcela Sanchez, Santos Shelton, Paul Valadez, Cristina Velazquez, Rio Yañez, Rene Yañez and more to come!

Dress Code: 1970s Fashionista An award will be given for the best attire. ¡Anímate!

Bidding by proxy is allowed; please register by Thursday, November 17th at
5:00pm. Absentee bid forms may be downloaded or requested by contacting
Galería at 415-826-8009. More information and online auction catalogue on our

All proceeds will benefit Galería de la Raza.







More Information

Absentee Bid Form
October 28, 2011

Please download form, fill all fields, check electronic signature box (or print and scan), and email to Carolina at:

Galería de la Raza: an Interdisciplinary Chicano/Latino Space for Art, Thought and Activism
2857 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 click here for directions to galería