19th Latino Art Now! Art Auction & Exhibition
Exhibition: Wednesday, April 5 – Saturday, May 13, 2017
Auction: Saturday, May 13, 2017
Doors open, 6pm
Live Auction, 7pm
This popular, annual event culminates in a high energy evening with food, drinks, entertainment and friendly bidding. Here you will find art by Bay Area favorites as well as artists with national and international reputations. The work ranges from painting to drawing to photography to sculpture and jewelry. Highlights of this year’s exhibition are Pilar Agüero-Esparza, Victor Cartagena, Melanie Cervantes, Adrian Esparza; Bay Area favorites Aaron De La Cruz, Favianna Rodriguez, Jessica Sabogal; and notable veterans of Chicana/o art Ester Hernandez, Linda Vallejo, and Gronk. Music provided by Latin Grammy Nominee Gabriel Navia.
ONLINE TICKET SALES END ON SAT, MAY 13, 2017 AT 3PM. TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR OR BY PHONE AT 408-998-2783.
Buy it Now!
Artwork designated as Buy it Now! can be purchased before the day of the Auction.
Lotería purchasers will select a Lotería card with a number. This number provides the order in which the buyer will make a Lotería selection.
The Live Auction will begin at 7pm and will continue uninterrupted until all the pieces have been auctioned.
If you cannot attend the live auction on May 13, 2017, you may place a bid and we will have a proxy bidder available to bid on your behalf during the live auction. The fee for the proxy bidder is $30 (no sales tax).
All successful bidders will be notified by MACLA staff for a one week payment window. All payments must be made in full and may be paid with cash, check, Visa or Mastercard.
All works sold are subject to California state sales tax. The “purchase price” is the “bid + “sales tax.” All sales are final and there will be no exchanges or refunds.
Join us Before the Auction:
FREE Everyday Collectors: Collecting 101 Conversation
Join us for a lively conversation with local art collectors who will share the “How, Why & What” of art collecting.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
6:30pm Everyday Collectors: Collecting 101
The auction welcomes both experienced and first-time collectors. Auction proceeds support MACLA’s programs in the visual arts, performing & literary arts, youth arts education; and, community development through the arts, which reach over 32,000 people annually.
Collectors can preview the artwork on sale during gallery hours. The preview is free and open to the public. For more information: (408) 998-2783, www.maclaarte.org
PREMIERE SPONSOR: Southwest Airlines
Adobe, HOLA, The Continental Bar Lounge Patio, Silicon Valley Business Journal, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, and Microsoft.
Pilar Agüero-Esparza • Eric Almanza • José Maro Alvarado • Natalia Anciso • José Arenas • Efren Ave • Mitsy Ávila Águila • Jesús Barraza • Carolyn Castaño • Víctor Cartagena • Melanie Cervantes • Betty Davis • Aaron de la Cruz • Adrian Delgado • Carlos Don Juan • Adrian Esparza • Aaron Douglas Estrada • Jaque Fragua • Esperanza Gama • Elizabeth Gómez • Jorge González • Raúl González • Suzy González • Gronk • Yolanda Guerra • Robert Jackson Harrington • Ester Hernández • Hector Hernández • Juan Felipe Herrera • Louis Jacinto • Francisco “Pancho” Jiménez • Consuelo Jiménez-Underwood • Nery Gabriel Lemus • Robbie López • Gilbert “Magu” Lujan • José “Chucha” Márquez • Gustavo Martínez • Javier Arturo Martínez • Arlene Mejorado • Alice Mizrachi • Antonio Nava Torres • Miguel “Bounce” Pérez • Viva Paredes • Elina Peduzzi • Marisol Picazo • Gilda Posada • Juan Carlos Quintana • Melina Ramírez • Benito Rangel de María • Daniella Rascón • Carlos Rodríguez • Favianna Rodríguez • Verónica Rojas • Jessica Sabogal • Bryan Sánchez • Edgar Sánchez • Stephany Sánchez • Linda Lucia Santana • Pablo Soto Campoamor • Paul Valadez • Daniel Valencia • Linda Vallejo • Cristina Velásquez • Ernesto Yerena