The Bainbridge Island Museum of Art’s (BIMA) largest annual fundraising event supports the museum, allowing it to continue its proud history of supporting local artists throughout the Puget Sound, as well as continuing to provide programs and educational experiences for everyone to enjoy.
The event includes both an online auction and an in-person marketplace of affordable pieces making it accessible to anyone with a passion for art or desire to support the Museum.
BIMA’s ONLINE ART AUCTION 2022
Show your love for BIMA
Bid on Northwest art and craft, unique experiences—something for every art lover!
Starting Thursday, September 1 – Preview auction items in the galleries
Friday, September 16: Member-Exclusive Early Access
BIMA Members receive first access to bid or take advantage of buy-it-now prices for the auction items!
Monday, September 19 – Sunday, September 25 – Online Auction Open to the Public
The auction will be open to the public for a week, closing the evening of Sunday, September 25.
To learn more about the Online Auction, click here.
ART COLLECTOR’S MARKETPLACE 2022
Join BIMA for a special three-day flash sale of high-quality fine art, craft, jewelry, antiques, and collectibles donated by regional collectors, featuring more than 200 works from the Northwest and beyond. Shoppers will find artwork in all forms, price ranges, styles, and media by artists representing the range of emerging to master level.
The best part? Proceeds from this special sale will support the incredible programs at BIMA!
The sale will fill the entire downstairs galleries of BIMA, with many pieces priced under $100. Media include painting, sculpture, glass, ceramics, prints, photographs, artist’s books, jewelry, textiles, and mixed media. Shoppers will have the opportunity to own highly collectible fine art and craft for well under the estimated value.
Thursday, September 29: 5:30-8PM – Members’ Exclusive First Choice
You must be a member to attend. The Member BIMA Store discount does not apply to Art Collectors Marketplace transactions.
Friday, September 30 – Sunday, October 2, 10am-5pm – Open to the public
To learn more about the Art Collector’s Marketplace, click here.
ABOUT MEMBERS PRE-SALE
Be the first to find the next treasure from our incredible selection! BIMA members and a guest are invited to an exclusive pre-sale of the Art Collector’s Marketplace.
Guests of members attending the pre-sale must purchase a membership at the event to enter the event.
Not a member but want in on the pre-sale? Become a member today to get your discount!
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