Event Info


Support the groundbreaking work of The Luminary by attending our annual Lot 49 contemporary art auction + fundraiser on Friday, March 23rd from 7pm to 10pm.

Lot 49 is a unique artist-centric auction initiated and shaped by artists as an annual fundraiser for The Luminary and a direct means of support for artists in the region and beyond. The interactive auction will feature acclaimed artists nominated by their peers, with participating artists receiving 51% of all proceeds and the remaining 49% going to support our ambitious programs - hence the name, Lot 49.

The auction will include one-of-a-kind works by over 50 artists in a variety of mediums.

VIP cocktail reception from 7pm-8pm | $50
-Complimentary beer provided by Urban Chestnut and wine provided by Yaquis
-Complimentary Valet Parking
-Food from Mofu
-Meet participating artists
-First chance to bid on auction items

Public Event from 8pm-10pm | $10
Join us for the most exciting contemporary art party of the season featuring music from DJ Makosa, video installations, interactive bidding, artist-designed cocktails and more.

All proceeds from the event go to the artists and to support The Luminary’s forward-thinking initiatives.


Host Committee Members:
Sara + Jack Burke, Brent Crittenden, Attilio D'Agostino, Kristin Fleischmann-Bremer, Sara Hignite, Hannah Klemm, Gavin Kroeber, Helen Lee, Redelle Lee, Paige McClellan, Bridget Melloy, Kiku Obata, Bob Oesch, Patricia Olynyk, Adrienne Outlaw, Jon Phillips, Stephanie Riven, Keri Robertson, Travis Sheridan, Bruce Shoults, Kimberly Springer, Cara Starke, Eric Thoelke, Elizabeth Tucker, Hannah Verity