TASTE FAQ

HOW TO BID: 
Register as a Bidder at rootdivision.cbo.io 
Peruse artworks and place your bids in real time for the Silent and Live Auction on the ClickBid online portal.
Tips for an easy bidding experience:

  • Place your maximum bids in advance of the event. 
  • Set the Maximum Bid on your favorite items and Clickbid will automatically place your competiting bids. 
  • Set up email and text Alerts so you'll know if you have been outbid. 
  • Use a second device during Auction so you can bid and watch the livestream. 

 

HOW TO ATTEND: 
RSVP to our virtual event by purchasing a ticket: rootdivision.org/taste
VIP, Deluxe, and Host Guests will be given exclusive gifts and access to the virtual event. Regular tickets are also available at pay-what-you-can. 

NOTE: Guests will receive the private link for the Hopin virtual event access via email by 5 pm on Thursday, April 22. Hopin works best on a desktop /laptop and best in Chrome and Firefox browsers. 

Virtual Streaming will be accessible via our event platform Hopin for registered guests. We will also be providing a livestream to Facebook. 

 

HOW TO DONATE: 

 

SILENT AUCTION
Silent Auction Lots will close after the stage program on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at ~8:30 pm.
Items close in order of sections, starting with Section A (Lot #1-26) and ending with Section G (Lot #401-432).
Tune into the Live Event in order to place your final bids in time or set your maximum bids anytime beforehand. 

 

PAYMENT
ClickBid requires a credit card/ form of payment during registration. 
Items will be charged in full via the ClickBid portal to the highest bidder.
California sales tax (8.5%) will be charged to all purchases of goods.
All sales are final with no refunds or exchanges, and without warranty.
You will be issued a receipt through the ClickBid portal after your purchase is complete. Save this for picking up your art!

 

PICK-UP / DELIVERY 
Schedule an appointment here to pick up your purchases, and present your receipt to the Root Division Gallery attendant during your pick up time. We currently have appointments available for these dates and will be adding time slots via the calendar link
Friday, April 23, 2-6 pm
Saturday, April 24, 10:30 am-3:30 pm 
Schedule an alternate pick-up appointment by emailing visit@rootdivision.org. 
If you are unable to pick up your item(s) during these open days we can schedule a select number of regional art deliveries. Or if you are out of the San Francisco Bay Area region and need your work shipped to you please email us with your receipt. Inquire about delivery and shipping schedules and fees by emailing payments@rootdivision.org. 

 

HAVE OTHER QUESTIONS? 
Send us an email at tickets@rootdivision.org.