Tonight: Aljira Art Auction
05/23/2013 - 09:00 AM | by NewarkPulse

Tonight: Aljira Art Auction

Tonight is Aljira's main fundraising event - their Fine Art Auction. All proceeds, whether you just purchase a ticket or purchase a work of art, benefit Aljira's exhibitions featuring under-reprsented artists, and programs such as Emerge, a professional development program for emerging artists, and Culture Creators, an art enrichment program for local youth.

Starts at 5:30pm
Live Auction 7-9pm
Tickets: $130 at door

The Aljira Fine Art Auction 2013 marks the beginning of year-long celebrations of the institution's 30 years as a beacon of creativity. Highlights of this year's event include a benefit etching edition donated by internationally renowned artist"”Aljira's long-time friend and major benefactor, Frank Bowling. Bowling created the etching, "Ahaahead!," to mark Aljira's 30th anniversary.

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