Off the Wall Silent Art Auction

March 30-April 21, 2018  |  CityArts Main Gallery

Each year, CityArts offers all members of the Wichita community the opportunity to take part in diverse visual arts programming. To help make classes accessible to as many people as possible, CityArts' scholarship program is available to help pay for the cost of a class.

CityArts presents "Off the Wall", a gallery-style silent art auction on view in the Main Gallery March 30-April 21, 2018. Funds raised during Off the Wall 2018 will fund the CityArts Scholarship Program, which has been established to provide more artistic opportunities to more people in the community. LEARN ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM.

At Off the Wall, visitors will view artwork donated by artists who showed work at CityArts over the last two years. Online bidding will be available March 30 and will conclude April 21 at midnight. Winning bidders will be notified April 23 about picking up their pieces. 

All bidding will be done electronically using 32auctions. CLICK HERE TO VIEW AUCTION ITEMS.

Off the Wall LAST CALL

Saturday, April 21  |  4-6 p.m.  |  CityArts Main Gallery

It’s your last chance to place your bids on artwork up for auction in CityArts’ first gallery-style silent art auction, Off the Wall. Enjoy wine and light hors d’oeuvres, view artwork up for auction and place your bids for a chance to win your favorite piece(s). A limited number of computers will be available to register for the auction and to place bids — bring your smartphones for quicker access to the online bidding website.

Important Information & Helpful Tips:

How to create an account at Creating a 32auctions account can be done in a couple quick steps. CLICK HERE to see a tutorial sheet.

How to find an item: Stop by CityArts to view the artwork, use your smartphone to scan and save your favorite pieces to bid on later, and access the silent auction wherever you are. CLICK HERE to see how!

How to pay for your items: Once the auction closes, you will be asked to pay for your items via credit card. All payments are handled online through 32auctions.

How to pick up your auction pieces: Bidding ends on Saturday, April 21. Winners of auction items will be notified on Monday, April 23 to confirm their payment and item(s) purchased. Art will be available for pick up Tuesday, April 24-Thursday, April 26. Items must be picked up by the buyer or a designated agent nominated at the time of item confirmation. A valid photo ID and a signature will be required for pick up. CityArts does not cover the cost of shipping. Shipping artwork can be accommodated if it is required and prepaid.

Other ways to support CityArts: Purchasing an art piece not your style? There are a couple other ways to support CityArts. CityArts offers year-round art classes in various mediums — enroll in an art class and learn a new skill. You can also donate to CityArts through the online auction platform. CLICK HERE to learn more.


Thank you to 89.1 KMUW for serving as the official media sponsor for Off the Wall.