LACE HAPPENING: Benefit Art Auction

LACE Happening 2014

LACE is proud to present Happening 2014: LACE Benefit Art Auction on May 22, 7PM- 10PM.
The evening will include a Live and Silent Auction, and a special performance by LA Fog.

Purchase your tickets and bid on artworks by the artists that make Los Angeles an exciting place to be!


In advance: $75 /  At the door: $100

Purchase tickets on Eventbrite.com or by calling: 323-957-1777.

Online bidding starts May 8 through Paddle 8.

View the Auction catalog and start bidding early on paddle8.com/auctions/lace.


Kim Abeles, Amy Adler, Dewey Ambrosino, Edgar Arceneaux, Joshua Aster, John Baldessari, Math Bass, Stephen Berens, A.K. Burns, Kristin Calabrese, Juan Capistran, Audrey Chan, Kenturah Davis, Roy Dowell, Dana Duff, David Familian, Nicholas Fedak II, Patricia Fernandez, Kyle Field, Eve Fowler,  Mariah Garnett, Alexandra Grant, David Hendren, Anna Sew Hoy, Jake Jones, Molly Larkey, Richard Louderback, Elana Mann, Barry Markowitz, Rachel Mason, Sandeep Mukherjee, Melanie Nakaue, My Barbarian, Chris Oliveria, Gina Osterloh, Paul Pescador, Renee Petropoulos, Raymond Pettibon, Sheila Pinkel, Gala Porras-Kim, Virginia Poundstone, Stephen Prina, Heather Rasmussen, Andy Robert, Steve Roden, Marco Rios, Nathaniel Russell, Aili Schmeltz, Margie Schnibbe, Susan Silton, Alex Slade, Joe Sola, Jill Spector, Emily Sudd, May Sun, Henry Taylor, Jeffrey Vallance, James Welling, Rosha Yaghmai, and more.


Jose Luis Blondet, Robert Crouch, Alexandra Grant, Suzy Halajian, LACE, Karen Moss, Michelle Papillon, Marco Rios.


Jeff Cain, Erin Christovale, Chad Clark, Kenturah Davis, Melanie Edmunds, Kathie Folie-Meyer, Mark Steven Greenfield, Maureen Haines, The Honorable Robert M. Hertzberg, Tulsa Kinney, Blake Koh, David Kwiat, Baret Lepejian, Juliet McIver, Gary and Tracy Mezzatesta, Jarl and Pamela Mohn, Bill Moreno, Michael Perkinson and Paul Perkinson, Tom Peters, Sarah Russin, Jackie Sharp, Ben Smith, Marta Sullivan, Elinor and Rubin Turner, and Linda Vallejo.

Interested in participating as a Host Committee patron?

If you join the Host Committee, we ask that you make a $500 tax-deductible contribution, which insures your generosity will be acknowledged at LACE on the night of the Auction, as well as on print and online materials.

Other benefits of joining the Host Committee include:

  • An invitation for you and a guest to attend the Auction Preview Reception at LACE on Sunday, May 18th from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm to view the Auction selections and meet other host committee members and Auction curators.
  • Two complimentary tickets to the Live and Silent Auctions on Thursday, May 22.
  • Four additional complimentary auction event tickets to share with fellow art-lovers.


Allan Jeffries, Art Mechanics, Art Services Melrose, Artillery Magazine, Beverly Hills Picture Framing Gallery, California Cactus Center, Ota House, Panera Bread of La Canada Flintridge, Random Gallery, Stone Brewing CO., Trader Joe’s, Universal Framing Gallery.

Support for LACE and its programs are provided by the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, the Getty Foundation, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, James Irvine Foundation, the Audrey & Sydney Irmas Charitable Foundation, Los Angeles County Arts Commission, Metabolic Studio, Pasadena Art Alliance, the Visual Artists Network, a program of the National Performance Network, Stone Brewing Co., and the members of LACE.

LACE both champions and challenges the art of our time by fostering artists who innovate, explore, and risk. We move within and beyond our four walls to provide opportunities for diverse publics to engage deeply with contemporary art. In doing so, we further dialogue and participation between and among artists and those audiences.

For more information on all LACE programs, visit welcometolace.org.

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