Thanks for all the support in making the Auction a success!
To see which pieces are still available go HERE


Root Division's 11th Annual Art Auction
Thursday, October 25, 2012

Featuring food by Chef Anthony Myint of Mission Bowling Club, specialty cocktails by Templeton Rye and Dr.Teeth & the Electric Mayhem, music by Dr. Linder of Queen's Nails and more!

AUCTION TICKETS: $35 ($25 before October 23)
VIP TICKETS*: $80 ($65 before October 23) / 4 VIP tickets for $220!
*Includes early viewing and bidding, complimentary appetizers, live music, and a limited-edition artist-designed tote filled with goodies and gifts!

SILENT AUCTION: In addition to art, we have gift certificates and goodies from over 50 Bay Area venues. Get a sneak peak at what you can bid on & win!

Buy tickets now! Space is limited, so reserve your spot now.
Use the PayPal buttons here or call 415.863.7668 to purchase tickets or for more information.  

HOST LEVEL TICKETS: At each level, you'll receive a block of tickets so that you can invite your entourage to experience this event to the fullest. You & your guests will have reserved seats for the Live Auction AND part of your contribution is tax-deductible!

Join us for Root Division's 11th Annual Art Auction and support art, artists, & arts education in San Francisco!

This fundraising event presents an eclectic mix of quality artwork from over 100 established and emerging local artists. Take a chance, throw your hand up in the air, and return home with an inspiring, affordable, and original work of art.  Proceeds benefit Root Division’s free after school art classes for Bay Area youth.

6:30-7:30 pm: VIP Cocktail Hour
7:30-10:00 pm: Regular  Admission / Silent Auction
8:15 pm: Live Auction with Wes Sparling of Bonhams

Online ticket sales are closed.

Can't attend? Make a donation and/ or register as an Absentee Bidder!

Diamond Host: $1500 -- 10 VIP tickets w/ reserved seating for the Live Auction ($750 of your donation is fully tax-deductible)
Platinum Host: $1000 -- 6 VIP tickets w/ reserved seating for the Live Auction ($550 of your donation is fully tax-deductible)
Gold Host: $500 -- 4 VIP tickets w/ reserved seating for the Live Auction ($200 of your donation is fully tax-deductible)
Silver Host: $250 -- 2 VIP tickets w/ reserved seating for the Live Auction ($100 of your donation is fully tax-deductible)

Participating artists: (Preview artwork here!)

Carlo Abruzzese
Alexis Arnold
Sholeh Asgary
Lily Martine Baxter
Elizabeth Bernstein
Jan Blythe
Amanda Boehm-Garciaº
Jennifer Brandon
Pegan Brooke
Jamie Brunson
Mary Burger
Amy Cancelmo
John Casey
Elizabeth Cayne
Fernando Cisnerosº
Claire Colette
Lisa Congdonº
Colleen Corcoranº
Susanna Corcoran
Angie Crabtree
Katey Crews
Mel Davis
Lauren DiCioccio
Leeza Doreian
Amy Ellingson
Andrew Englishº
Peter Foucaultº
Chris Frazier
Sarah Frazier
Adam Friedman

Blake Gibson*
Jeffrey Glossip
Rebekah Goldsteinº
Adam Green
Sarah HaBa
Nathan Haenlein
Jessalyn Haggenjos
Shirley Hazlett
Adrienne Heloiseº
Dana Hemenway
Plinio Hernandez*
Alexander Hernandez*
Sarah Hirneisen
Melissa Huttonº
John-Mark Ikeda*
Clint Imboden
Misako Inaoka
Rachael Jablo
Jeremiah Jenkins
Ryan Jones
Rhonwyn Kaiser
Patricia K. Kelly
Michael Kerbow
Sarah Klein
Andrew Kleindolphº
Mary Anne Kluthº
Keira Kotler
Michael Krouse
Jon Kuzmichº
Carrie Lederer
Angie O. Lee

Jennie Lennick*
Janis Lipzinº
Hung Liu
Cathy Luº
Kija Lucas
Michelle Mansour
Molly McCracken Kumar
Masako Miki
Robert Minerviniº
Doris Mitsch
Tom Mueske
Daniel Nevers
Jenna North
Daniel Ochoaº
Uba Owl
Tressa Packº
Meri Pageº
Mel Prest
Nicholas Price*
Amanda Quiroz
Sarah Ratchye
Rachelle Reichert*º
Christopher Reigerº
Meghann Riepenhoff
Philip Ringler
Walter Robinson
Abel Rodriguez
Aaron Rosenstreich

Julia Sackett*º
Jenny Salomon*
Ohad Sarfaty*º
Owen Schuh
Emily Sevier
Adam Shaw
Rebecca Shortle
Susan Lynn Smithº
Jessica Snow
Erica Steiner
Kate Stirr
Lindsay Stripling
Julie Sutherland
Mitch Templeº
Chris Thorson
Tobias Tovera*
Adelya Tumasyeva
Gina Tuzzi
Jessica Tyler
Ben Venom
Darren Waterston
Brooke Westfall*
Nancy White
Angie Wilson
Raymond Wong
Bijan Yashar

* Root Division Studio Artist
º Image included above

Platinum Sponsors:

Dr. & Mrs. Jay Kaiser
Amy Ellingson & Allison Danzig

Gold Sponsors:

Brett & Cindy Greenberg

Erik Frey

Michelle Mansour

Seth Familian

Additional Sponsors + Hosts to Date:

AFAR Magazine


Appleton Estate Jamaican Rum

Arkay Workshop


Brian O'Connor

Eleanor Harwood Gallery

E&O Asian Kitchen

Elite Cafe

Golden Paints

Hoodwork, LLC

Joe Kowalke + Stephen Bowden

Kinders Meats*Deli*BBQ

Local Foods Wheel


Umami & Tipsy Pig




Asian Art Museum


California Shakespeare Theater

Cole Hardware

Cottage Farm

Cupola Pizzaria

Four Barrel Coffee

Gangs of San Francisco T-shirt Co.

Jane on Fillmore

Hotel Biron

Hia Phua + Christine Tsang

Lydia S. Gonzales Photography

Photography by Emily Payne

Somatic Bodyworker

St. George Spirits

Templeton Rye

Third Street Boxing Gym

Timothy Asher, LAc
Arlequin Wine Merchant

Back to the Body Yoga

Beast and the Hare

Bob Linder (Queen's Nails)

Curator Clothing

Dynamo Donuts


Hog Island Oyster Company


Jenny Pennywood

Lila B. Design

Mediums to Masses

Mel Prest

Rainbow Grocery Cooperative


SF Ballet

SF Opera

Trader Joe's

Vinyl Signtist