Exhibition Details


Location: Norton Photography Gallery
Dates: October 5, 2013
to October 18, 2013

Overview

Online Auction - Thursday, Aug. 15 | Silent Auction - Friday Oct. 18, 5:30 - 9pm

Photography has become one of the most dynamic and talked-about fields in the contemporary art world. Whether you are a seasoned collector or just starting out, PhotoBid 2013 is a fun, welcoming event where you can mingle with people who share a passion for photography and bring home an original work of art – all for a great cause!

Organized by Dr. Rebecca Senf, the Norton Family Curator of Photography at the Center for Creative Photography and Phoenix Art Museum, PhotoBid 2013 features more than 50 signed limited-edition prints and books by acclaimed photographers from throughout Arizona and the United States. Collectors have the opportunity to bid on these museum-quality photographic prints, which include landscapes, portraits, still lifes and abstractions spanning a diverse variety of media – from black-and-white to color, and from traditional to digital – with a range of prices for every budget. Proceeds benefit INFOCUS, the Museum’s nonprofit support organization that fosters the appreciation and advancement of photography through educational programs, exhibitions and publications.

PhotoBid 2013 auction items may be viewed in person Oct. 5 to 18 at Phoenix Art Museum’s Norton Photography Gallery. Bids may be placed online starting Aug. 15 and in person at the PhotoBid 2013 silent auction on Friday, Oct. 18, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Guests at the silent auction will enjoy live music, appetizers and a cash bar. The event also features a raffle with tickets priced at just $20 and extraordinary prizes such as signed, limited-edition photographs and books. Admission to the silent auction is $25 and includes a complimentary cocktail and raffle ticket.

Purchase your tickets online today!

Image Credits

PhotoBid 2012 by Ed Mertz