Benefit Art Sale

Thursday, October 29, 2020
7:00 p.m.
Virtual sale + auction

Welcome change, growth, and connectedness this fall by supporting artists from Charlotte and beyond!

The McColl Center Benefit Art Sale features 75 original pieces of art created by artists in Charlotte and across the United States. Both new art lovers and established collectors have the opportunity to support artists and McColl Center while enjoying art inspired by change, growth, and connectedness. The virtual sale + auction, with pieces ranging from $250 and up, will begin with bidding at 70% of the retail price. Each host and general ticketholder will be entered to win a framed piece by Amy Cheng valued at $750.

Amy Cheng, A Prayer of Desire, 2014. Archival pigment print; 19 x 24 inches. Courtesy of McColl Center and the artist.

Join us for this exciting inaugural event in support of our mission to champion contemporary artists and spark creative experiences!


Become a Benefit Art Sale Host for a special advance art preview on Saturday, October 24 at McColl Center! With admission to the virtual art sale + auction, you will also receive a special thank you gift, a chance to win framed art by Amy Cheng, and name recognition before and during the event.


General Tickets

Support artists with admission to the virtual art sale + auction, access to the ticketholder preview on Sunday, October 25, and a chance to win framed art by Amy Cheng.

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Q. How will the virtual sale and auction work virtually?

A. You will be able to join the event streamed at McColl Center and view and bid on pieces in real time using the Event.Gives platform. Everything can be done on a smartphone with no downloads required. Hosts and ticketholders will be sent an email with instructions and a link the day before the event on October 28.

Q. Where can I access information about corporate sponsorships?

A. Find out more about sponsorship opportunities.

Q. When will the art be available to view online?

A. Images of the artwork will be available on Monday, October 19.

Q. What are the dates for the raffle announcement and previews?

A. See the important dates below.

Raffle announcementFriday, October 23
Host previewSaturday, October 24
Ticketholder previewSunday, October 25
Benefit Art SaleThursday, October 29

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