Celebrating 40 Years of Houston Center for Photography

2021 Vision: Past – Present – Future

The Print Auction has been postponed to Thursday, February 25 at 6 pm CST

Chaired by HCP Board of Directors

Hosted by Dallas NBC 5, KXAS reporter, Sophia Beausoleil

This year, Houston Center for Photography is celebrating its 40th Anniversary Print Auction, which supports our exhibitions, educational initiatives, Community Education programs, and spot magazine. Join us from anywhere in the world, in an exciting online environment with special guests that include photographers, collectors, and curators from our past, present, and future. The 2021 Virtual Print Auction will be held on Thursday, February 25, 2021, at 6:00 pm CST with auctioneer Sarah Krueger, Head of Department: Photographs at Phillips.

Bid high, bid often, and support great photography in Houston!

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  • 2021 Print Auction Available Online
    Friday, January 22, 2021
  • 2021 Print Auction Exhibition In-Person Opening
    On view: January 22, 2021 – February 12, 2021
    Book An Appointment
  • Virtual Tour of 2021 Print Auction Exhibition
    Monday, January 25, 2021
    The Virtual Tour of the Print Auction Exhibition with curatorial legend Anne Wilkes Tucker is available to our Sponsor-level holders.
  • Collecting Photography Workshop: How To Grow Your Art Collection Via Auction
    Thursday, January 28, 2021, @ 6 pm CST/7 pm EST
    The free online workshop presented by Auctioneer Sarah Krueger, Head of Department, Photographs at Phillips New York, will discuss the ins and outs of collecting photography – featuring lots from our 2021 Print Auction.
    Watch a recording of the workshop!
  • Online Bidding Begins
    Thursday, February 4, 2021
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  • 2021 Virtual Print Auction
    Thursday, February 18, 2021 @ 6 pm CST

For information about the 2021 Print Auction, including inquires about splitting tables, donating, or volunteering, please contact Zitlaly Valenzuela Jimenez, Development Coordinator.

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2021 Virtual Print Auction Catalog