This just in from the folks at Penland, with more details about the auction to benefit the photography program at the Penland School of Crafts. The auction is March 2nd, with absentee bidding availalbe on 35 photographs by distinguished Southern photographers.
The folks at Penland say all this better than I could, so I'll paste in the message they sent me.
An Expansive Vision: Photographers Working for Penland's Future
A special exhibition and auction in support of the new photography studio at Penland School of Crafts
Nautilus with Bug, gelatin silver print with hand painting, 16 x 20 inches
The live auction at Cassilhaus Gallery on March 2 is almost full, but there is space for an unlimited number of absentee bidders. You can give us your maximum bid for any of the 35 photographs you are interested in. Our staff will place bids for you (up to your maximum) during the live auction.
Complete online catalog here.
Read more about the Penland photo studio, Cassilhaus, and this auction here.
Place absentee bids with Nancy Kerr:
Bleed, salt print with watercolor, 11 x 14 inches
Open by appointment only, through March 1, 2014
Sponsored by Ellen Cassilly and Frank Konhaus, Jefferson Holt, Light Art+Design, Barbara McFadyen and Douglass Phillips, Kaola and Frank Phoenix, and Allen Thomas
|Chris Peregoy||David Spear|
|Benjamin Porter||Jim Stone|
|John Pfahl||Evon Streetman|
|Brook Reynolds||Harry Taylor|
|Holly Roberts||Sarah Van Keuren|
E. Vincent Martinez
|Linda Foard Roberts||Caroline Hickman Vaughan|
|Lisa A. Frank|
|Alyssa C. Salomon||David H. Wells|
|MJ Sharp||John Woodin|
*The work by John Menapace was donated by Ellen Cassilly and Frank Konhaus; all other works donated by the artists.