Fuel Their Fire offers a unique opportunity to sponsor one of these fantastic artists for a Visiting Artist Residency in the Museum of Glass Hot Shop. The base cost for each Artist Residency starts at $25,000. Bidding to sponsor an Artist Residency starts at $10,000.
BIDDING TIME FRAME: February 15 - March 15, 2016
WHAT YOU RECEIVE
- The opportunity to work with the artist to select one piece from the Residency for your collection*
- The opportunity for you and your family and friends to spend time with the artist at Museum of Glass during the Residency
- Recognition on our website, in the Hot Shop, and on the live stream during the Residency
- Bids must be placed during the bidding time frame by phone, at 253.284.4744.
- Bids will be taken from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Pacific Time, every day throughout the bidding time frame. Should you call after hours, you may leave a voicemail, which will be monitored regularly.
- You may call or email to monitor auction progress. You are not required to place a bid when calling or emailing with inquiries.
- You will be notified promptly if someone outbids you.
- You may enter a proxy maximum bid up to which you are willing to bid, and that amount with be honored in the auction.
- You may bid with family or friends to support your favorite artist. The pool will only receive one piece from the Residency.
- Residency bids begin at $10,000 and continue in increments of $1,000.
- You may open the bidding at any amount you would like at or above $10,000 and can continue to bid in any increment you would like that is at or above $1,000.
*Some pieces will require extensive finishing beyond the Residency and may not be available for several months.