17th Annual Art Auction
The Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art announces its 17th Annual Art Auction, “Style, Form, and Color,” which will take place on Saturday, February 1, 2014 in Great Falls, Montana. This premiere social event connects art collectors with fine artwork from around the country. Set against the backdrop of lively music and good food and drink, this years auction will be held at an exciting new venue; Heritage Hall- Great Falls College: Montana State University!
Proceeds from the event will support the museum’s exhibitions and related educational programs. Auction tickets, $60 per attendee, go on sale December 1st. There are also limited tables of six available for $600. If interested, you may purchase tickets by stopping at The Square or by calling (406)-727-8255.
To complement the art auction, an exhibition of all auction selections will be presented for four weeks prior to the event in three of The Square’s main floor exhibition galleries. Exhibition dates are December 28th to January 28th with the free opening reception on Friday, January 10, 2014 from 5:30 to 8:30 P.M. The event will feature free wine and hors d’oeuvres, live music, and a Quick Finish painting demonstration by four remarkably talented auction artists, Douglas Braulick, Ron Ukrainetz, Andrew Watson and Brenda Wolf. The four Quick Finish pieces will be auctioned off at the end of the evening to support the museum’s exhibitions and related educational programs.
For more information on either the art auction or auction exhibition opening reception, please call (406)-727-8255. We hope to see you at both events!