Auction & Raffle
All proceeds from our La Primavera Raffle and Auction benefit Artpace’s residencies and programs. Your purchase supports artists around the world and provides access to art in your community.
Es Imposible Tapar El Sol Con Un Dedo (It is impossible to cover the sun with one finger)
Digital Print 25.125″h x 21.25″ somerset paper with cloth
Edition of 26
San Antonio Studio Tour
Behind the doors of San Antonio Artists: Private studio and collection tour of artists Riley Robinson and Joey Fauerso in their Lavaca neighborhood sanctuary for 10 guests, includes refreshments.
A Fraction of 440
La Primavera-inspired, hand-crafted and fired porcelain cup set by Artpace resident alum Nate Cassie
prototype pictured here
Houston Arts Tour
Join Houston collectors Judy Nyquist and Cynthia Toles for an exploration of Houston arts for up to 10 guests, including James Turrell’s “Twilight Epiphany” Skyspace and Buffalo Bayou Park Cistern (subject to availability), plus tours of the Judy Nyquist and Cynthia Toles private collections.
UT Landmarks Tour
Private tour for 20 at the University of Texas Landmark Arts. Your choice of a full tour of UT Campus Landmarks ora private viewing of The Color Inside, a Skyspace by James Turell.
Cooking Lesson with Marioli
Practice your language and culinary skills in a “slow Spanish” cooking lesson and dinner party with Marioli chef Mariana Oliver in the lovely home of Dr. Guillermo Portillo and Daniela Oliver de Portillo. Includes cooking lesson, dinner, and fine Mexican and Chilean wines.
Get a preview of the Auction Lots below. The auction will occur live at dinner during The Happening on March 24th.
A week-long stay at The Draw House, a 2bed/2bath adobe home in the heart of Marfa, Texas. Dinner for 4 at Hotel St George’s La Venture, four passes to Hotel St. George’s pool. A luxury spa day to be scheduled in advance including spa and color at the Neiman Marcus Spa Room, lunch for 2 at Mariposa, and a $500 gift card to Neiman Marcus.
opening bid: $2,500
Week-long stay in a three bedroom St-Rémy-de-Provence home with a courtyard, pool, gardens and a goldfish pond.
opening bid: $3,000
Private tour, including lunch, at the studio of Artpace’s Spring 200 Resident Arturo Herrera and a four-night stay in a sunny Berlin Apartment.
opening bid: $2,000
Studio visit with internationally acclaimed filmmaker and installation artist, Winter 2003 Artpace resident Isaac Julien CBE RA, two nights at The Principal in the heart of London. Private tour of Sotheby’s London Gallery. A luxury spa day to be scheduled in advance including spa and color at the Neiman Marcus Spa Room, lunch for 2 at Mariposa, a $500 gift card to Neiman Marcus.
opening bid: $3,000