Marc Ellen Hamel "In the Depths”
Marc Ellen Hamel "In the Depths” - oil on canvas, 46”h x 40”w

Marc Ellen Hamel painting in MarinMOCA benefit auction

A painting by Shipyard artist Marc Ellen Hamel was selected for the juried ART FWD (Art Forward) auction at MarinMOCA, the Marin Museum of Contemporary Art.

From the event website:

ART FWD Party & Live Auction: “Art All Around Us,” featuring MarinMOCA’s Inaugural Northern California Open & more

  • July 13: Northern California Open Reception & Silent Auction Kick-off
  • July 13: September 28: Exhibition Silent Auction
  • September 28: Live Auction & ART FWD Party – Purchase tickets

ART FWD Party will be a festive event celebrating the visual arts and all art forms for people of all ages. In addition to viewing and bidding on exceptional artworks in the Northern California Open, an array of musical, dance, and theatrical performances from the best of Marin will be featured. Hands-on art activities and yummy food will be enjoyed by all.

Artworks featured in our Silent Auction were selected by an esteemed panel of jurors:

  • Facundo Argañaraz, Artist, Founder-Director, 1599fdT
  • Mariah Nielson, Director, Blunk Space
  • Lawrence Rinder, Director Emeritus, BAMPFA
  • Mari Robles, Executive Director, Headlands Center for the Arts
  • Donna Seager, Partner, Seager Gray Gallery

A curated selection of artworks by highly esteemed Bay Area artists will also be available at the Live Auction at the ART FWD Party on September 28.