The Annual Art Auction


2020 Online Art Auction & Benefit

The Contemporary Dayton is excited to present the 2020 Online Art Auction & Benefit, featuring artworks by over 100 local and Ohio artists.

Bid ONLINE August 26–30

Online bidding will open exclusively at 5:30 p.m. at on Wednesday, August 26 and close on Sunday, August 30, at 9:00 p.m. Viewing artworks and registration is FREE; you must register to bid.

Bid LIVE on Saturday, August 29

Live Auction Livestream begins promptly at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 29. Livestream and registration is FREE; you must register to bid.

Proceeds will provide critical funding to The Co in support of programs for artists and the public that build understanding of and appreciation for the role of art in today’s society. In recognition of the interconnectedness of art and activism, The Co will donate 10% of proceeds raised from the art auction to The RubiGirls Scholarship Fund for LGBTQ Students and Straight Allies and the YWCA Dayton’s Stand Against Racism Campaign 2020, both of which are working on the frontlines of social justice and anti-oppression.

2020 Auction Host Committee

Dirk Kreutzer, Chair

Jennifer Brumby, 2018 Chair

Beth Adelman

Jessica Bott

Barb Claudepierre

Dave Hime

Heather Hime

Mike Houser

Stephanie Keinath

Jo Anne Vincent

Jon Vincent


2020 Auction Sponsors



Element Utility Service, LLC

Flats on Jefferson

Susan & Jack Johnston 

Sinclair Community College

Square One Salon & Spa

Betsy B. Whitney



Steve & Lou Mason

Stephanie Slowinski & Paul Benson 

Jim & Sandra Wall

Zig Zag Gallery


Grand Patron:

Linda Caron

Eileen & Richard Carr 

Anne F. Johnson

Stephanie & Marc Keinath

Eleni E. Prieto

Don & Shari Rethman

Rick Stover & Tawnya Darlington 


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