I am donating a pair of mechanized flapping bat wings for the amazing san francisco treasure of a bookstore, gallery and meeting place, ADOBE BOOKS! fundraiser art auction and event today!
Adobe Books 20th Anniversary Art Auction
Saturday, March 28, 2009
at Southern Exposure’s 14th Street gallery
417 14th Street at Valencia
San Francisco, CA 94103
3:00 – 8:00 pm
One day only
Online Preview (in progress):
Adobe Books is one of the oldest used bookstores in the Mission District of San Francisco and an active supporter of the art and literary community. The shop hosts a wide range of free literary events, countless music performances and significant art exhibitions.
All proceeds from the auction will go directly toward paying a portion of the annual rent and operating costs of the Backroom Gallery including monthly exhibition costs through 2010. This year Southern Exposure generously opens their space on 14th Street as the site of the auction and celebration. The additional space will aid Adobe Books’ efforts to exhibit more work at once, increase auction participation and celebrate twenty years together.
Participating artists include Alissa Anderson, Tauba Auerbach, Devendra Banhart, Ajit Chauhan, Joshua Churchill, Ryan Coffey, Chris Duncan, John Dwyer, Tara Foley, Amy Franceschini, Bryson Gill, Misa Inaoka, Jo Jackson, Colter Jacobsen, Chris Johanson, Rachel Kaye, Sahar Koury, Alicia McCarthy, Barry McGee, Klea McKenna, Rebecca Miller, Jay Nelson, Shaun O’Dell, Emily Prince, Kyle Ranson, Airyka Rockefeller, Clare Rojas, Brion Nuda Rosch, Alena Rudolph, Dave Schubert, Jovi Schnell, Orion Shepherd, Christine Shields, Jennie Smith, Kal Spelletich, Johanna St Clair, Nathan Stapley, Kathryn Spence, Scott Williams, Will Yackulic and more
Silent auction ends at 6pm
Live auction from 6:00-8pm
Cash, check, Visa/MC accepted