Friday, May 20, 2016, 7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
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Bid. Buy. Collect.

The fourth annual Auction at MCAD took place on Friday, May 20, 2016. The event was a great success, raising more than $200,000 for The Auction at MCAD Scholarship Fund. Thank you to everyone who was involved!

The Auction at MCAD, an exclusive art party for the creative community, features exceptional quality artworks created by MCAD alumni, faculty, and staff sold via silent and live auction.

Bid. Buy. Collect. Or just come to have a good time. Either way, you're directly supporting the next generation of artists, designers, and entrepreneurs who fuel the creative economy of our city and state. Since 2013, The Auction at MCAD has raised more than $700,000 in scholarship funds for MCAD students.

Proceeds benefit the MCAD Scholarship Fund.

View event photos from the Auction at MCAD.

Stay tuned for information about our next event!

Thank You to Our 2016 Sponsors

Live Auction Sponsor:

Charles R Stinson Logo

Christie's Logo

Clear Channel

Silent Auction Sponsor:

  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • The Robert and Joanne Berkshire Fund
  • BI Worldwide
  • HISTORIC studio
  • KNOCK, Inc.
  • Minneapolis Foundation


  • Baker Tilly Virchow Krause
  • Blu Dot
  • Capsule
  • Colle + McVoy
  • Cuningham Group Architecture, Inc.
  • Tara and Sundeep Dev
  • James Dayton Design LTD
  • JE Dunn Construction Company
  • Susan and Justin Kelly
  • Larkin Hoffman
  • Mitzi and Brent Magid
  • Marion Parke
  • Modern Press
  • The David and Leni Moore Family Foundation
  • Peterssen/Keller Architecture
  • Mimi and Benjamin G. Rae III
  • RBC Wealth Management
  • Streeter & Associates

In-Kind Sponsors:

  • Copper & Kings
  • Amy and Miles Q. Fiterman, ll
  • Susan and Justin Kelly
  • Cotty Lowry
  • Prairie Vodka

Food Sponsor:

New Scenic Cafe


  • Erica Berven, MD, and Ed Charbonneau ’06, MFA
  • Cinda Collins
  • Compass Capital Management
  • Betsy and John Massie
  • Karin Phillips ’95
  • Kate Stewart

Interested in becoming a sponsor?
Review the 2016 Auction at MCAD Sponsorship Packet.