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Arty Gras Auction


Arty Gras is a fundraiser for Monroe Street Arts Center, includes silent auctions, featuring fabulous artwork by local artists and MSAC students as well as awesome prizes and gifts donated by businesses and friends of MSAC in the Madison area. All proceeds from the evening go to fulfilling the Art Center’s mission: to engage a community of learners in exploring the arts & developing the creative self.  More details on the 9th annual event here.

Bid on Arty Gras items online!
Click here to view MSAC’s new Online Auction site and catch a glimpse
of the items that will be on auction starting Wednesday, February 4th.



Silent Auction Sneak Peak


Cargo bike attachment
Thanks to The Cargo Bike Shop for donating to Monroe Street Arts Center’s Arty Gras auction.


gallery box collage
Donated by Brian Farrell of Milward Farrell Fine Art, this ceramic lidded box will up for auction this Arty Gras.  This piece was created by San Diego artist Vaughan Nelson with One Blue Marble.



Thank you Calabash Gifts for donating these 7 foot and 1 foot handmade giraffes. Made of rafia and straw these donations were made in Madagascar!


Jess Jacobson Painting

MSAC’s own art teacher Jess Jacobson has generously donated this painting for Arty Gras 2015!


 Butcher basket

Bid on this Gift Basket from The Conscious Carnivore in this year’s Arty Gras Silent Auction.  Basket includes a t-shirt and gift certificate to be used at their store at 3236a University Avenue.


Gentle Breeze Basket

Thank you to our Gold Sponsor Gentle Breeze Honey for donating this Gift Basket full of a variety of honeys and a t-shirt!  


Bubbler Basket with book

This exciting Gift Basket donated by  the Wisconsin Historical Society features a fantastic assortment of goodies featuring magnets, a mug, a t-shirt, a visitors pass, a gift certificate and a book on Frank Lloyd Wright!


Mystery to me book package

Mystery to Me has generously donated this tote bag full of fun items including a gift card, a book titled “It is Night” along with a signed poster!


Michelle Wildgen and suzanne daniel

Authors Susanna Daniel and Michelle Wildgen have generously donated signed copies two of their published books!    Thank you!



I’m Board Games & Family Fun has donated the perfect game night package to out silent auction!  Perfect for an evening with friends and family!



Janus Galler

Janus Galleries Centuries of Fine Art has donated this one of a kind painting from artist Peter Lundberg available for auction! 


Auction items are still in the process of being collected and will be posted soon.
Stay tuned for updates and more information on our auction items.
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