25th Annual Benefit Dinner and Silent Art Auction

The North Dakota Museum of Art Benefit Dinner and Silent Art Auction is both the prominent social event and successful fundraiser for the Museum, held in the elegant galleries of the Museum. A silent art auction celebrating artists from the region highlights the evening.

The twenty-fifth annual North Dakota Museum of Art Benefit Dinner and Silent Art Auction, will be held on

                      Saturday, January 30, 2016

The evening will begin at 6:30 pm. Tables await you and your guests in the Mezzanine or amongst the artwork chosen for the evening’s silent Auction in the Jean Dean Holland and Sanny Ryan Galleries. Tables for eight available. Valet parking provided. 

$125 for individual reservations
$880 to reserve a full table of eight

Seating arrangements are made in advance to fill all tables. If you wish to sit with friends, please specify at time reservation is placed.

Sponsor an artist to attend the Dinner for an additional contribution.

Artworks will be sold by silent auction.
View the art at the Museum after January 26.

Please request vegetarian meal(s) in advance.

Contact the Museum to make your reservation:

































Jeff Amann
Transported, 2016
Acrylic on canvas
36"H x 36"W

Matthew Anderson
From Here to There
Ink, watercolor, pencil
9"H x 13"W

Christopher Atkins
Untitled (Day-glo Pink), 2013
Archival pigment print
20"H x 20"W

Brad Bachmeier
Untitled, 2015
Horse hair raku fired ceremic
9"H x 8"W 

Bartosz Beda
Iku, 2011
Oil on panel
11"H x 9"W

Gretchen Bederman
Untitled Horse, 2013
8"H x 10"W

Micah Bloom
Waterdrops, 2013
Archival Inkjet
16.5"H x 20.5"W

Dan Buettner
Wilderness, 2014
Acrylic and collage
11.5"H x 15.5"W

James Culleton
Cello, 2014
Waterjet cut steel
24"H x 11.5"W

Jack Dale
Delight, 2013
Oil on canvas
30"H x 30"W

Mollie Douthit
Red on the Shed, 2014
Oil on gesso paper
8"H x 5"W

Brock Drenth
Tangents, 2011
Oil on canvas
18"H x 24"W

Kim Fink
Me Nu, 2000
Etching on fabricated paper
14"H x 12"W

Zhiman Guan
Lake View Series #15, 2012
Oil on canvas
24"H x 30"W

Guillermo Guardia
Ocello Lee, 2015
Ceramic, underglaze, chain
23"H x 15"W x 10"D

Bill Harbot
Forever, 2016
Mixed media collage
23"H x 43"W x 1"D

Aleksander Hettich
Open Space, 2014
Oil on canvas
16"H x 20"W

Aleksander Hettich
Garlic, 2015
Oil on canvas
12"H x 12"W

Butch Holden
Mask, 2005
Clay, residual salt firing
16"H x 22"W x 5"D

Sarah Hultin
Overcast, 2015
Oil and fabric on canvas
40"H x 33.5"W

Alexandra Jelleberg
Green Islands, 2012
Acrylic, oil, pastel on canvas
47.75"H x 23.75"W x 2.25"D

Alexandra Jelleberg
Sectioned, 2012
Earthenware, glaze
12"H x 7"W x 3"D

Dan Jones
County Road, 2011
11"H x 18.5"W

Adam Kemp
Overlooking the Heart River, 2016
Acrylic on board
6.75"H x 96.5"W

Don Knudson
Pearly Gate, 2015
Wood and paint
45"H x 32"W x 2"D

Gretchen Kottke
The Return, 2014
Oil on canvas
30"H x 30"W

Gretchen Kottke
A Journey, 2015
Oil on canvas
16"H x 20"W

Fred H.C. Liang
Three Buddah Heads, 2015
11.5"H x 7.5"W (each)

Lizzie Mauttala
Descent, 2016
Plastic, ink, paper
14"H x 11"W

Don Miller
Untitled, 2006
11"H x 15"D

J. Earl Miller
Where Muppets Go to Die, 2013
21"H x 31"W

Megan Mitchell
8th St I, and Yonkers Farm IV, 2014
Porcelain, silkscreen, drypoint
11"H x 8"W (each)

Jessica Mongeon
Plexus, 2015
Acrylic on stone paper
28"H x 20"W

Jon Offutt
The Lake at Night, 2015
Blown glass
10.25"H x 7.5"D

Carl Oltvedt
Passage I, 2011
Oil pastel
6"H x 11.5"W

Brian Paulsen
Circus Evening, 1997
13.25"H x 9"W  

Duane Perkins
Untitled, 2014
14"H x 7"D

Bikash Rai
Field Landscape, 2015
Oil on canvas
48"H x 36"W

Armando Ramos
Suggested Offer, 2016
Clay and thread
21"H x 16"W x 12"D

Nishiki Sugwara-Beda
Will Be Fine I, 2013
Watercolor, acrylic, Sumi-Ink on paper
24"H x 18"W

Nishiki Sugwara-Beda
Will Be Fine II, 2013
Watercolor, acrylic, Sumi-Ink on paper
24"H x 18"W

Ewa Tarsia
Untitled, From Absolute Dot Series, 2009
Acrylic, Plexiglas on canvas
12"H x 24"W

Lance Thorn
Erikson Lake, 2016
10"H x 15"W

Jessie Thorson
Minnesota Royalty, 2016
Acrylic on canvas
48"H x 36"W

Jonathan Twingley
Over-thinker, 2014
Mixed media on paper
15"H x 11"W

Jessica Watcher
New Romantics, 2015
Pastel and oil stick on screen print
30"H x 22"W

Robert Wilson
Bark Edge, 2015
Turned pine, aniline dye, tung oil
7"W x 12"H x 13.5"D