20th Annual ART PAPERS Art Auction
Saturday, March 2, 2019

VIP Preview: 6 to 7:30 pm
Silent Auction & Party: 7:30 to 11:00 pm

Location: 200 Peachtree St NW, Downtown Atlanta
** GPS, Rideshare Dropoff, and Event Entrance Address = 157 Carnegie Way, Atlanta

Taking place on the first Saturday in March, the 20th Annual ART PAPERS Art Auction will be held at the Southern Exchange at 200 Peachtree Street, a beautifully transformed event space located in the heart of downtown Atlanta. The evening features works by 230+ leading and emerging artists from around the world, offering art lovers, both seasoned and novice, the opportunity to build their collections while enjoying a great party. All proceeds benefit the award-winning programs of Art Papers.  


General Admission Tickets
: $50 / 1 ticket - $75 / at door (Advance tickets sales end at Noon on March 2)
Host Committee Tickets: $250 / 1 ticket
Patron Host Tickets:  $1250 / 4 tickets + limited edition print

6 to 7:30 pm: VIP PREVIEW  (Sponsors, Host Committee, and VIP ticket holders only)
  • Ability to buy works at the VIP Preview prior to public opening (Buy it Now: retail value + 20%)
  • Meet the exhibiting artists and learn about their work first hand
  • All evening access to VIP lounge with open bar and complimentary hors d’oeuvres by Chef David Sweeney
  • Recognition in Auction materials
  • Complimentary one-year subscription to ART PAPERS magazine with special recognition in the spring issue
  • NEW BENEFITS FOR VIPS: Invitation to a behind-the-scenes sneak peek on the evening of Thursday, February 28. VIPs can preview artworks, place early and max bids, and purchase the 20th anniversary limited edition print by artist Amy Pleasant before it's available to the general public 

8 to 11 pm: ART AUCTION & PARTY   (General Admission)
  • Silent Auction with mobile bidding featuring 230+ works
  • The incomparable Jaye Lish and Edie Cheezburger return as the evening's emcees
  • Signature cocktails by Joshua Fryer of 8ARM
  • Rare Form Crew's DJ Tim DeGroot and Kissing Electric set the party vibe 
  • Fully stocked cash bar (credit cards accepted)
  • Complimentary hors d’oeuvres by some of Atlanta’s favorite restaurants 

Featuring Mobile Bidding via 501Auctions  
Bidding will occur exclusively through mobile devices, so come with your smart phones fully charged.
Pre-register on this site to expedite entry and bid on artwork.
Bidding closes at 10:30 pm on Auction night.