Buy your tickets now for our 36th annual Auction Gala to be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at the historic Uline Arena in NoMa.

6:00 VIP Sponsors & Patrons Preview
7:00 Cocktails
7:30 Dinner
8:30 Dessert & Dancing
10:10 Silent Auction Closes
11:00 Good Night

Please note that this year there will be no public preview in advance of the Auction Gala. In order to view the artworks in person, you will need to purchase tickets to the event.


We’re thrilled to be working with eight extraordinary artist-curators, from DC, Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia, and Chicago. For bios, click here.

Ellen Altfest, artist, New York

Deana Haggag, Director, The Contemporary, Baltimore

Omar López-Chahoud, former artist, Artistic Director, Untitled, Art, New York

Linn Meyers, artist, DC

Jonathan Monaghan, artist, DC

Jefferson Pinder, artist, Chicago

José Ruiz, artist & Director, MICA MFA in Curatorial Practice

Sarah Stolfa, artist & Director, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center

Auction committee

Brittany Bansak, Martha Blalock, Jessica Stafford Davis (co-chair), Ayanna Dunn, Felipe Ernst, Rebecca Fishman, Daniela Gaither, Dale Mott, Jessica Naresh, Frederick P. Ognibene, MD, Michael S. Pollack, DDS, Jim Ritter, Ex-Officio, Jocelyn Sigue, Vikki Tobak, Blair Wunderlich


Fools gold
Douglas Development

Earl W. & Amanda Stafford
delucchi plus
Elizabeth DellaRatta
tower companies
Marnie Abramson & Margy McHaleFramebridgeFritz Ewins Inc.
Frederick P. Ognibene, MDWagshal's
Ayanna DunnRebecca FishmanDaniela and Justin Gaither
Chad HoeftPatricia and Larry LawrenceMary Margaret and Scott Plumridge
Elizabeth Spratt Cooper
Larry Hawk


Uline Arena, 1140 3rd St NE, Washington, DC 20002



April 1, 2017, 7-11pm