Fuel Their Fire offers a unique opportunity to sponsor one of 11 hand-picked artists for a Visiting Artist Residency in the MOG 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: MARCH 9 - 23, 2017
BIDDING WEBSITE: paddle8.com/auction/museum-of-glass
AS A SPONSOR, 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 on the Fuel Their Fire acution website. The website will contain information about each artist.
- If you are unable to or do not wish to participate, or monitor the auction online, we will be happy to post your bid and notify you of progress using alternative communication. Please contact Helen at 253-284-2121 or by email.
- You are not required to place a bid when calling or emailing with inquiries.
- You will be notified via email if someone outbids you.
- You may bid with family or friends to support your favorite artist. You will, however, 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.
- Select Residencies will have a reserve.
*Some pieces will require extensive finishing beyond the Residency and may not be available for several months.