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LACE Benefit Art Auction 2020

May 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Vibiana . | .
214 S. Main Street . | . Los Angeles, CA 90012

As LACE enters its fifth decade as the longest-running contemporary artist space in Los Angeles, join us for the annual Benefit Art Auction at Vibiana with a special reception by Redbird & Vibiana Chef Neal Fraser’s Redbird.

The online auction launches two weeks in advance of the event.

Event Schedule

Private Host Committee Reception | 6:00 PM
Preview of auction artworks with all night DJ set

Silent Auction and Cocktail Reception | 7:00 PM
with a special performance

Live Auction | 8:00 PM
with Blake Koh, Director Phillips Los Angeles

Silent Auction Closes | 9:00 PM
last lots close

Participating Artists

Nathanial Ancheta
Eddie Aparicio
John Baldessari
Beatriz Cortez

Kenturah Davis
Roy Dowell
Trulee Hall
Lia Halloran
Hanna Hur
Patrick Jackson
Barbara Kruger
Lawrence Gipe
Phyllis Green
iris yirei hu + Paula Wilson
Kang Seung Lee
Candice Lin
Patrick Martinez
Optic Division of Metabolic Studio
Marc Pally
Ave Pildas
Lari Pittman

Benjamin Reiss
Adee Roberson
Steve Roden
Erika Rothenberg
Gaby Ruiz
Ed Ruscha
Jimena Sarno
Christian Tedeschi

Linda Vallejo
Mark Dean Veca
Kristen Liu Wong
Bruce Yonemoto
And more…

Special Auction Experiences:
Neal Fraser/Redbird Dinner for 10
Fiji Paradise Resort Experience

How To Participate

Join the Host Committee

As a member of the Committee for the Benefit Art Auction, your tax-deductible contribution enables LACE in its vital role of being a supportive space for artists to take creative risks. Sign up by March 30th for your name to appear on the printed invitation. After selecting the Host Committee box below, scroll through for details on the benefits for each Host Committee level:

Benefit Co-chairs

Charlene Fitzgibbon
Vice Chair, LACE Board of Directors
Rick Garzon
Gallery Director, Residency Gallery, Inglewood

Board of Directors

Nancy Baker Cahill
Charlene Fitzgibbon
Vice Chair
Andrea Collins
Margaret Reeve
Sarah Russin
Executive Director
Erin Adams
Beatriz Cortez
Kenturah Davis
Michael Delgado
Roy Dowell
Jessica Fleischmann
Michael Gonzales
Whitney Gore

Amy Knoll Fraser
Molly Larkey
Bryan Smiley
Li Wen
Sarah Russin
Executive Director





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Click here to see photos from LACE’s 2019 Auction.

Click here to see photos from LACE’s 2018 Auction.

Click here to see photos from LACE’s 2017 Auction.

Click here to see photos from LACE’s 2016 Auction.



May 27
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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214 S. Main Street Los Angeles, CA 90012
Los Angeles, CA 90028 United States
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