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Heart Art 2015 Silent Auction is Feb. 20

01/22/2015 10:31 am

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Rockford, Ill. – The Rockford University biennial art auction, Heart Art, will be held Friday, February 20 from 6-9 p.m. in the Rockford University Art Gallery located in the Clark Arts Center on the Rockford University campus, 5050 East State Street, Rockford. 

Heart Art will feature original works of art by more than 30 artists, including Rockford University Art Department professors David Menard, Philip Soosloff, Chris Sisson and previous gallery exhibitors Stephen Warde Anderson, Jesus Correa, and Michael Ferris, Jr. Proceeds of the auction will benefit the Rockford University Art Gallery exhibitions and events. A variety of art in all media will be available for bid. Attendees will be able to view and bid on unique works of art while enjoying the company of many artists and art appreciators. Tickets are $15 for the public, $5 for students, and can be purchased through the Rockford University Box Office by calling 815.226.4100, emailing boxoffice@rockford.edu or in person Monday-Friday, 1-5 p.m.

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Thursday 3-6 p.m. and Friday 12-3p.m. The gallery is closed Monday. Private showings are also available by appointment. Clark Arts Center is accessible. For a full listing of participating artists and more information about the gallery visit http://www.rockford.edu/artslectures/artgallery.