Museum for African Art Gala & Silent Auction

For more than a decade, Bowen & Company has organized this important yearly celebration, which is crucial to the Museum’s annual fundraising efforts, as well as working year-round with the Museum’s leadership to maximize the cultivation and PR benefits of the event.

  • Implemented targeted fundraising letter campaign tied to event leadership, board of directors, and high-level donors
  • Coordinated extensive silent auction featuring African and contemporary art, as well as a special selection of luxury items and unique experiences
  • Oversaw integration of theme into all design elements, including printed materials, décor, silent auction table styling, and music
  • Identified cutting-edge auction technology and integrated new electronic bidding system into the silent auction

Photography: Copyright Kent Miller Studios