For the Record: Changing D.C.

April 2016
05:30 PM EDT
May 2016
03:00 AM EDT
GOAL $25,000.00
64.2% To Goal

For the Record: Changing D.C.

Welcome to the online auction portion of "For the Record: Changing D.C." The auction will begin on Thursday, April 14 at 7:00 p.m. after we reveal this year's winners. The Collection Committee of the Historical Society will select up to 5 works that will become a permanent part of the collections; the remaining art will be available for the auction between April 14 - May 26, 2016.

For the Record provides exposure, recognition, and enduring prestige to local artists, and raises funds to support the Historical Society. #FortheRecordDC. Proceeds from the sale of all original artwork support the collections at the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.

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About Historical Society of Washington, D.C.

The Historical Society of Washington, D.C., is a community-supported educational and research organization that collects, interprets, and shares the history of our nation’s capital. Founded in 1894, it serves a diverse audience through its collections, public programs, exhibitions, and publications.

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Live Event Information

The Live Auction will begin on May 26, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. and will close at 7:45 p.m. The auction will be held at the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. headquarters in the Washington Public Library (Carnegie building) on Mt. Vernon Square in downtown DC.