Root Division’s Board of Directors is made up of a dedicated team of professional artists and art enthusiasts. This June, they are presenting our first ever Board Bonanza!

 

PART 1: INSTA-AUCTION!

Get all the excitement of a live acution in the palm of your hand! Artist Board Members have donated their own artwork to be sold in a series of “Insta-Auctions” on our Instagram account. You don’t want to miss this, featuring amazing work from:

Amy Ellingson 
Ray Beldner
 
Sarah Ratchye
 
Ignacio Rojas
 
Margaret Timbrell
 
Amber Jean Young

Preview starts Monday and bidding starts Tuesday! To place bids, follow Root Division on Instagram @rootdivision 

How to bid: Bidding will begin at noon on opening day, and close at noon the following day. Bids will only be valid if posted on the Instagram account. Please follow @rootdivision and place your highest bid in the comment section. Payment details will be provided to the winning bidder. Shipping is not included but available for an additional fee. 

 

 

PART 2: $25K DOLLAR-FOR-DOLLAR MATCH! 

Arts supporter Board Members are also digging deep, and challenging YOU to a dollar for dollar match. Every dollar raised in the Insta-Auction or in donations by June 30 will be matched up to $25,000! So whether you’re in the market for new artwork, or just want to see your support of Root Division doubled, there’s so many ways to #supportRD now!
 

 


PREVIEW OF INSTA-AUCTION ARTWORK:

Amy Ellingson
Untitled #6 (Lilac), 2011
Pigment print with silkscreen overprinting. Edition of 10, 2 A.P.s, signed and numbered Paper size: 25''x20'' on Optica One 300 gsm paper Framed in white museum-quality frame. Printed in collaboration with Urban Digital Color.

Retail price: $3,000 
BUY-IT-NOW price (120% of retail): $3,600  
Starting Bid: $1,200

Preview & Buy-It-Now Starts: Monday, June 12, 1:00 pm
Bidding opens: Tuesday, June 13, 12:00 pm
Bidding closes: Wednesday, June 14, 12:00 pm

 

Margaret Timbrell
Glutton, 2016

Embroidery floss on canvas
4.5 in. diameter

Retail price: $150 
BUY-IT-NOW price (120% of retail): $180
Starting Bid: $50

Preview & Buy-It-Now starts: Wednesday, June 14, 1:00 pm
Bidding opens: Thursday, June 15, 12:00 pm
Bidding closes: Friday, June 16, 12:00 pm

 

Amber Jean Young
When I Fish Around I Feel the Haunting III, 2014
Quilt: linen canvas, photographs printed on linen, thread, batting, muslin
16.5 x 20.5 in. (framed)
Retail price: $1,200 
BUY-IT-NOW price (120% of retail): $1,440  
Starting Bid: $400

Preview & Buy-It-Now starts: Friday, June 16, 1:00 pm
Bidding opens: Sunday, June 18, 12:00 pm
Bidding closes: Monday, June 19, 12:00 pm

 

Ignacio Rojas
Zorn palette #1, 2016

Oil on panel
7 x 5 in. 

Retail price: $250 
BUY-IT-NOW price (120% of retail): $300  
Starting Bid: $100

Preview & Buy-It-Now starts: Monday, June 19, 1:00 pm
Bidding opens: Tuesday, June 20, 12:00 pm
Bidding closes: Wednesday, June 21, 12:00 pm

 

Sarah Ratchye
LEonov Wawk, 2007

Charcoal on paper
11.5 x 8.5 in. (non-framed) 14 x 11 in. (framed)

Retail price: $1,200 
BUY-IT-NOW price (120% of retail): $1,440  
Starting Bid: $500

Preview & Buy-It-Now starts: Wednesday, June 21, 1:00 pm
Bidding opens: Thursday, June 22, 12:00 pm
Bidding closes: Friday, June 23, 12:00 pm

 

Ray Beldner
The Big O (After Robert Indiana's Zero, 1996), 2004

Sewn U.S. Currency
18 x 18 x 10 in.

Retail price: $5,000  
BUY-IT-NOW price (120% of retail): $6,000  
Starting Bid: $1,500

Preview & Buy-It-Now starts: Friday, June 23, 1:00 pm
Bidding opens: Sunday, June 25, 12:00 pm
Bidding closes: Monday, June 26, 12:00 pm

 

Amy Ellingson
Untitled #1 (Red-Brown), 2011
Pigment print with silkscreen overprinting. Edition of 10, 2 A.P.s, signed and numbered Paper size: 25''x20'' on Optica One 300 gsm paper Framed in white museum-quality frame. Printed in collaboration with Urban Digital Color.

Retail price: $3,000  
BUY-IT-NOW price (120% of retail): $3,600  
Starting Bid: $1,200

Preview & Buy-It-Now starts: Monday, June 26, 1:00 pm
Bidding opens: Tuesday. June 27, 12:00 pm
Bidding closes: Wednesday, June 28, 12:00 pm