40th Anniversary Art Auction


40th Anniversary Art Auction

Thursday, October 25, 2018



The Mattress Factory will host its 40th Anniversary Art Auction on Thursday, October 25, 2018 from 6-10pm. The Anniversary Art Auction is a major fundraiser that the museum hosts once every five years. With over 80 participating artists, our auction features work by some of the museum's most notable artists. From Pittsburgh's own Vanessa German and Thaddeus Mosely, to Mattress Factory veterans Hans Peter Kuhn and Winifred Lutz, to international recognized Ann Hamilton and Carrie Mae Weems, this auction is your chance to support your favorite institution while taking home incredible artwork by world-renowned artists.


All proceeds raised through the 40th Anniversary Auction directly benefit the museum's artists, exhibitions and related programming.


Tickets are on sale now!



For a list of participating artists and to preview the works for sale, please visit our live auction website.


Thank you to our Host Committee:


Dede and Ken Acer

Vivian and Bill Benter

Lisa M. Cibik, MD FACS, and Bernie Kobosky

Paul J. Gitnik

Marylynn Uricchio Heuck

Betty Jo Hirschfield and Howard Louik

Ellen and Jack Kessler

Ryan Lammie

Susan and Scott Lammie

John and Deb Lantz

Scott Leff and Marilyn McDaniel

Ellen Mazo

Evan Mirapaul

Jerry Morosco and Paul Ford, Jr.

Mary Navarro

Nancy and Woody Ostrow

Tracey Taylor Perles and Terry Perles

Nancy Reese and Jan Wein

Duane and Christine Seppi

Dr. Cynthia K. Slack

Alice Snyder

Celia A. Soehner and Joseph Greco

Loretta Stanish and Rick Russell

Gene L. Svrcek

Viju and Anoo Verghis

Alan and Martina Wells


For more information, please contact Caitlin Harpster, Director of Development, at 412.231.3169 or caitlin@mattress.org.