Long Beach Museum of Art Presents Art Auction XIV: Where Imagination Takes Flight


LONG BEACH, CA.- On May 22, 2011, the Long Beach Museum of Art’s fundraising affiliate, Phoenix, will present Art Auction 14: Where Imagination Takes Flight, considered one of the best auctions of contemporary art on the West Coast. This sellout event draws hundreds of discriminating arts patrons from throughout the greater Los Angeles area to bid on new works donated specifically for the event by both emerging and well-known artists. Nearly 100 artists are participating in the exhibition, which is comprised of over 150 works of art that will fill all of the Museum’s galleries. The Museum organizes Art Auction every other year and this year marks our fourteenth exhibition. All proceeds from Art Auction 14: Where Imagination Takes Flight support the Museum’s artistic and educational programming that continues to serve more than 12,000 children and hundreds of families throughout greater Long Beach each year. These p