Collect! Exhibition and Art Auction

Exhibition: September 12 - 26, 2015

Preview Reception: Saturday, September 12, 5 - 8 pm
Free and open to the public

Stop by BAC before the auction to preview donated artwork: Wednesday - Saturday, 11 am - 5 pm


Advance Ticket sales are closed. Please purchase tickets at the door.
$45 General Admission
$75 VIP Ticket


Children under 18 are free!

Can't attend? Make a donation!

Art Auction Fundraiser
Saturday, September 26, 5 - 9 pm

VIP Reception 5 - 6 pm

Early admission includes marvelous small bites from Comal and wines from Narsai David Estates, Chinaco Blanco cocktails sponsored by Anchor Distilling Company, and the chance to mix and mingle with donor artists and the honorary host committee, while developing your strategy to bring home your favorite artwork. Take advantage of “Buy It Now” pricing!

Auction Main Event: 6-9 pm

Join us in celebrating our largest annual event featuring a stunning exhibition and silent auction with work from some of the most exciting Bay Area artists. Raise a glass, enjoy delicious food provided by Hugh Groman Catering, Poulet, and TCHO, and support Berkeley Art Center by taking home some art of your own.

Music provided by DJ Sam Swig

Funds from this event directly support year-round programming, including our Programs for Young Artists at BAC as well as our exhibitions, lectures, workshops, public events, and donor artists.


Collect! Honorary Host Committee 

Berkeley Art Center is extremely grateful to the incredible support
provided by the members of the 2015 Collect! Honorary Host Committee. 

Renee Bott
Squeak Carnwath
Enrique Chagoya
Catharine Clark
Kim Johansson
Kara Maria
Heather Marx
Steve Zavattero