Bidding Opens Today For The Great Art Heist


Presented by TowneBank

Make out like a bandit at Dare County Arts Council’s fundraising auction The Great Art Heist, which opens today, October 2.

New works by over 100 local and regional artists have been generously donated to the auction.

“The variety of stunning artwork that has been donated to The Great Art Heist is amazing,” said Dare County Arts Council Gallery Manager Lynne Francis. “Between the original paintings, handcrafted ceramics, fine jewelry, and beautiful fiber art there is something for everyone’s taste in this auction.”

Bidding will start at 12pm on Friday, October 2 at Dare County Arts Council’s Gallery in downtown Manteo as well as online here.

Those interested in bidding in The Great Art Heist auction are encouraged to preregister online here. Preregistering will make the bidding process easier and allow guests to check the status of their bids throughout the month.