The ninth annual Carle Honors Art Auction features original works of art donated by 24 of the industry's most celebrated artists. Bidding is now open! Register now for auction alerts and to stay in touch with The Carle.

This year's auction artists are: Sandra Boynton, Eric Carle, Bryan Collier, Mike Curato, Etienne Delessert, Tony DiTerlizzi, Laurie Keller, Jon Klassen, William Low, Barbara McClintock, Yuyi Morales, Jon J Muth, Judy Schachner, Philip Stead, Chris Van Allsburg, Rosemary Wells, Brendan Wenzel, David Wiesner, Mo Willems, Ed Young, and Lisbeth Zwerger. Artwork by the late Leo Lionni, Brinton Turkle, and L. Leslie Brooke been generously donated by families of the artists and friends of The Carle. Many of these contributors will be present for the evening’s festivities.

All sales
benefit our mission to inspire a love of art and reading through picture books. Starting bids are set at $500 or $1,000. Absentee bids are welcome and encouraged throughout the auction. All works will be on display at Books of Wonder, 18 West 18th Street, New York City from September 6 through September 27, then move to the Carle Honors Benefit Gala at Guastavino's on Thursday, September 28. The auction will end that night at 9:00 pm sharp!