“FRESH 2016” Gala and Art Auction
At Historic Italian Villa courtyard of the Shriver Family in Portuguese Bend, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA, USA
Date April 23, 2016
Present by South Bay Contemporary
Curated by Peggy Sivert Zask
Auction with a selection of favorite collectible artist from South Bay, LA, San Pedro and Long Beach
Thinh Nguyen, Anne Olsen Daub and Christy Roberts, Cansu Bulgu, Jupiter 2.0 – Jay Perris and Lorenzo Gigliotti, Drums by Doug Pearsall, Jake Dotson, Beth Elliot, Patty Grau, Cie Gumucio, Rob Hutchins, Nate Jones, Gloria Plascencia. SILENT AUCTION: Anita Dixon, Lauren Evans, Patty Grau, Sylvia Greer, Connie DK Lane, Karrie Ross, Denis Richardson, Peggy Sivert, Ron Therrio, Tracey Weiss, Jaye Whitworth, Ben Zask. LIVE AUCTION: April Bey, Fatemeh Burnes, Seth Kaufman, Sudrak Khongpuang, Margaret Lazzari, Ron Linden, Peggy Reavey, Mike Saijo, John Sollom, Gail Werner, Michael Freitas Wood and HK Zamani.
Sudrak Khongpuang – Memories in California, 2016
A fundraising gala supporting the South Bay Contemporary arts collective is set for Saturday, April 23, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the historic Italian villa courtyard of the Shriver Family estate in Rancho Palos Verdes.
The FRESH 2016 event supports continued arts programming, education and events at SBC. Featuring a live auction of artworks by collectible area artists, sculptural installations, performance and interactive art, the evening is designed to not just support, but to reflect the cutting edge contemporary art programming at SBC.
Many of the participating artists are also South Bay residents. Artists Cie Gumucio, Cansu Bulgu, and Patty Grau live in Redondo Beach, Manhattan Beach artist Margaret Lazzari, Torrance resident and artist Seth Kaufman, and Hawthorne resident and fine art photographic artist Gloria Plascencia will also be contributing. An SBC board member instrumental in planning the event, Plascencia will also be documenting it.