Art on the Avenue fundraiser set for Sept. 15-19 with in-person and virtual option

Art on the Avenue
While this year's Art on the Avenue auction will be held virtually, bidders will have the option to schedule in-person appointments. (Courtesy Art on the Avenue)

While this year's Art on the Avenue auction will be held virtually, bidders will have the option to schedule in-person appointments. (Courtesy Art on the Avenue)

The 23rd annual Art on the Avenue fundraiser—the city's largest silent auction charity art event—will offer a hybrid virtual and in-person experience option.

The event will be available mostly online over five days, Sept. 15-19, with artwork viewings and auction bids all handled virtually, according to event organizers. However, there will be options to schedule in-person appointments at Winter Street Studios, 2101 Winter St.


The auction features more than 500 original works of art from more than 250 local artists. Proceeds support the non-profit community development organization Avenue.

A livestream program will close out the week on Saturday. Contactless curbside pickup is available for all winning bidders.

Register for free at https://events.handbid.com/auctions/2020-art-on-the-avenue.
By Matt Dulin
Matt joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2018 and is the City Editor for Houston's Inner Loop editions.


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