Virginia Center for the Book has a special exhibit to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the book arts in Virginia!

The new exhibit features a retrospective ALL the annual collaborative projects, 2005-2019, with some new twists by our book artists as those projects are rebound, reinterpreted, repurposed into new works for auction!
The physical exhibit be open October 4-November 4 from 9AM-5PM at Virginia Humanities’ new location at 946 Grady Avenue, Suite 100.

But wait, there’s more–this exhibit is also a Raucous Auction preview!
If you can’t drop by Virginia Humanities to see the exhibit, take a look at these special items on the ClickBid auction site.

Register and your phone can be your bidding platform for an auction that will be happening rain or shine, conditions fair or malign—and some of the exhibit works may even go home with you!
See ClickBid for details on registering.


Tickets for our In-person live November 4th Raucous Auction are now available.

Join us for delicious hors d’oeuvres and desserts by A. Pimento Catering and Old Tom gin for cocktails by Spirit Lab Distilling. Gay Beery (A. Pimento) has been feeding the Raucous Auction with her talents for food since our first foray in 2005 and Ivar Aass (Spirit Lab Distilling) is a member artist who prints his small-batch labels at Virginia Center for the Book!
30 tickets are available for purchase.


If you’re unable to attend the live auction, tune in to the live-stream at 5:30, November 4th, via Zoom or Facebook


Purchase a “Just Raffle” ticket to win A Pack of Lies, VABC’s 2017 collaborative project.

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