Staged in the beautiful Temple nightclub, KA - BLOOM is an exciting live art auction and party benefiting Visual Aid, supporting artists with life-threatening illnesses.
6pm - VIP Reception with a behind-the-scenes tour of Mirus Gallery, libations include sake and sushi from Ki
7pm - Auction Preview, restoratives will be forthcoming including hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, wine and craft beer
7:45 - Auction led by Durwood Zedd
Afterparty - Celebrate with champagne, sumptuous sweets and gelato bar
For a sneak peek of auction art, visit http://www.visualaid.org
. Featured artists include Jenn Shifflet, James Roper, Alison Pebworth, Squeak Carnwath, Robert Minirvini, Christina Empedocles, Robin Denevan, Jamie Brunson, Suzy Barnard, Mel Prest, Jeanne Vadeboncoeur, Forrest Williams, Heather Patterson, Andrew Belschner, Lucas Michael, Lisa Espenmiller, Mimi Plumb, Phillip Hua, Marianne Kolb, Jennifer Bain, Aondrea Maynard, Daniel Tousignant, Sunnyo, Silvia Poloto.
75+ auction with affordable luxuries from Jeanine Payer, Oxenrose, Love and Luxe, The Crucible, Dema, Elite Cafe, Endless Ammo, Joie de Vivre, diPietro Todd, Supperclub, SF Opera, Andiron, Frameline, Harry Denton's Starlight Room, Yoga Tree, A.C.T., Bella Pelle, Cafe Coton, Public Glass, Taverna Aventine.
Art courtesy of Mirus Gallery, Jessica Silverman Gallery, K. Imperial Fine Art, Catharine Clark Gallery, Paulson Bott Press, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Andrea Schwartz Gallery, Brian Gross Fine Art, Marx and Zavattero, Seager Gray Gallery, Hang Art, Bryant Street Gallery, Cecile Moochnek Gallery, Sandra Lee Gallery, Hespe Gallery, Geras-Tousignant Gallery, Slate Contemporary, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, Mark Wolfe Contemporary, Fraenkel Gallery.
Auction angels: ArtPoint, Lucca Ravioli, Lucky Hand, Cameron Hughes Wine, Bluxome Street Winery, French Patisserie, The Only Cookie, Ciao Bella, General Graphics, Sterling Art Services, Peter Kirkeby Fine Art, Painters Place, Under Glass.