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Silent Art Auction & Gala

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Friday, June 9, 2017 | 6-8:30 p.m.

6-8:15 p.m. Silent Art Auction
7-8:30 p.m. Gala with live music, dancing and refreshments
8:30 p.m. Juried Awards
Free and open to the public

Mark your calendar for the grand finale of the en plein air Paint the Town event: the Silent Auction & Gala at the Cary Arts Center.

View the 38 unique paintings that 26 artists completed en plein air in Downtown Cary on Saturday, May 6. Participating artists include:

Rocky Alexander                             Karin Neuvirth
Laura Alavrez                                  Medrith Nuttle
Judith Bank                                      Tesh Parekh
Beth Bale                                         Cheryl Powell
Amy Beshgetoorian                        Teresa Pritchard
Julie Beyer                                       Galina Stockstill
Judith Collins                                   Ron Thomas
Nancy DeGhetto-Murphy              Lyudmila Tomova
JJ Jiang                                              Cornelius vanSpronsen
James Keul                                       Ginny Wagner  
Diane Knesovish                             Nancy Wahl
Jennifer Landin                               Fleet Woodley
Ann Lawtey                                     Christine Young

Cast a ballot for your favorite painting for the People’s Choice Award. If you find a painting that you would like to take home, you may participate in the silent auction from 7-8:15 p.m. View the paintings.

Enjoy live music and dancing at the Gala from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Refreshments will be available. The cash bar is optional.

First and second place, and the People’s Choice award, as well as the silent auction bid winners will be announced at the end of the Gala.  View the invitation.

For a sneak preview, we invite you to visit Downtown businesses that are hosting paintings until they are
returned to the Cary Arts Center on June 5 in preparation for the auction. Their participation is greatly appreciated! Ballots to submit your votes are located at The Cary Arts Center, The Cary Theater and the Page-Walker Arts and History Center. View a list of our hosts and the artists located in each business.

For more information, call Jewel Kichak at (919) 460-4972.