CoCA will be taking a moment to reflect back on its rich history and has invited some of its esteemed alumni. The stunning energy of the massive creativity coalescing in one shared space of this art-marathon is awe inspiring!
The marathon and auction will happen at Elysian Fields, 542 1st Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98104. From 10am to 10am the following day, at least 20 artists will paint, draw, collage, construct, spray, wax, sculpt, write, and otherwise bring into existence nearly 100 works of art to be auctioned off in a series of silent and live auctions starting at 5:30PM Friday, November 3.
The fun event includes a Thursday night artist party that coincides with the Pioneer Square Art Walk for a behind-the-scene view for hundreds of artwalkers alongside a hosted keg of beer thanks to Elysian Brewing. For those who have witnessed previous Marathons or participated in past events, the blast of pure creative energy during the event, combined with the controlled chaos and pandemonium, makes this one of the Northwest’s premier art spectacles.
The work created will be auctioned off the following day to contemporary art collectors and enthusiasts!
· 24-hour Art Marathon begins at 10AM on Thursday, November 2
· 24-hour Art Marathon ends at 10AM the following day, Friday, November 3
· Collectors’ preview and artists’ party during Pioneer Square ArtWalk on Thursday, November 2 from 6 - 9 PM
· Friday, November 3 doors open to guests for the silent auction starting at 5:30PM