Ogunquit Art Association 69th Annual Art Auction (and preview) at Barn Gallery
This Ogunquit Art Association (OAA) tradition is the Biggest Annual Art Auction in Ogunquit, Maine and one of the major cultural events of the summer! Trust us – you don’t want to miss this very popular Ogunquit event which is triumphantly returning for the first time since the pandemic!
The 69th OAA Art Auction is at 7PM (doors open at 6PM) on Saturday, August 5th, 2023, at the Barn Gallery in Ogunquit, Maine.
LEARN MORE: https://barngallery.org/event/69th-annual-oaa-art-auction/
Bid on a very wide variety of paintings, graphics, photographs, and sculpture by members of the Ogunquit Art Association – Maine’s Original Artists’ Group (est. 1928)!
PREVIEW + PLAN AHEAD: The OAA Art Auction Preview is between Wednesday (August 2nd) and Friday (August 4th) from 11 AM – 5 PM and then on Saturday, (August 5th) from 11 AM – 2 PM. Use this opportunity to preview the work! Pick an artist-designed bid card! Leave a Silent Bid!
Participating OAA artists, many with national and international reputations, have created original, one-of-a-kind bid cards on sale at the Gallery for $30. A bid card purchase includes auction admission, catalog and refreshments. Plain bid cards for admission are available for $10.
Some event parking is available in the Barn Gallery parking lot. Auction attendees are encouraged to carpool or park in the Obed’s Lane parking lot behind the Dunaway Center. It is a short trolley ride or a pleasant 10-minute walk from there to the Gallery.
Upcoming Exhibitions, Demonstrations, Talks, Workshops:
Barn Gallery’s 2023 Season will run through Monday, October 9th! Come see original art by the finest, local artists in our iconic, light-filled gallery.
August 9 – September 9 “Late Summer Exhibitions” OAA Expressions; Showcases: Janet Ledoux, Painting + Anne Strout, Painting; Invited New England Sculptors
Wednesday, August 9 (6PM) “Watercolor Demonstration: Dusty Knight; Waves“
Thursday, August 10 (10AM-3PM) “Watercolor Workshop: Dusty Knight; Waves“; Suggested donation $60.00
Tuesday, August 15 (10AM-3PM) “Watercolor Workshop: Dusty Knight; Flowers“; Suggested donation $60.00
Thursday, August 17 (6PM) “Gallery Talk: Painters Janet Ledoux and Anne Strout”
Saturday, August 19 (4-7:30PM) “Gala Reception for Late Summer Exhibitions”
To learn more about Barn Gallery’s 2023 schedule of exhibitions, gallery talks, demos, and workshops visit: barngallery.org.