Bailey House: LIVE Benefit Auction 2022

Bailey House proudly presents its 34th Annual Gala & Auction, which benefits housing and other lifesaving programs for thousands of New Yorkers each year. This year’s silent auction features a robust body of work by emerging and established artists including Catherine Opie, Duane Michals, Mark Beard, and many others. Works have also been graciously donated by The Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation and Herb Ritts Foundation for the event's LIVE auction.

Bailey House will hold its Gala & Awards Reception on May 25th at THE POOL in NYC. For more info visit

Founded in 1983 by a coalition of compassionate community leaders responding to the AIDS crisis, Bailey House was the first community-based organization in the country to address poverty, homelessness, food insecurity, mental health, substance use, and chronic illness to improve health outcomes for marginalized, low-income New Yorkers living with HIV.

In advance of the auction in New York, browse lots and place max bids before LIVE bidding begins on Wednesday, May 25th at 7:30 PM EDT.

Registration for the LIVE auction will close on Wednesday, May 25th at 12:00 PM EDT.

All 2D works in the auction have been framed courtesy of Bailey House Gala & Auction's Presenting Sponsor, Chelsea Frames.

Applicable sales tax will apply to all works shipped to and within the US. Please note, your card will automatically be charged for the Total Purchase Price, buyer’s premium, shipping, and any applicable sales tax, based on your registration address. For transactions over $50,000, you will be given the option to pay via wire transfer.

Shipping costs are the responsibility of the buyer. Please contact [email protected] for any inquiries.

Live Auction
Participating in a live auction means you’ll be competing against bidders in real time on an auction room floor. You can place max bids which will be represented by Artsy in the auction room or you can bid live when the auction opens.
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