Illustration: Rodney White P'31, '35

Join us for the LREI 2023 Art Party & Auction, a reimagining of the Art Auction.

Get ready to party! There will be a DJ, signature cocktails, and passed hors d’oeuvres. Enjoy art like never before, surrounded by paintings, photography, sculptures, and creative art experiences — all happening in real time.

When: Tuesday, May 2, 2023, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Lavan 541 (541 West 25th Street)

The entire LREI community (21+) is invited to attend. We will offer our popular Pay What You Wish ticket again this year. Online bidding will be available via Artsy and open to the general public.

What: Bid on artwork by 150 renowned and emerging artists from our community and beyond. Don’t miss this special evening to connect with old friends and new — all while supporting LREI’s progressive mission. 


Click here to donate artwork to the auction. 

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Join us in person or online for the LREI 2021 Art Auction!

We are thrilled to announce that the Art Auction is happening both in-person and online this year!
We invite you to join us at Lavan 541, located at 541 West 25th Street, to view all artwork in person. We will be offering time slots for small groups to sign up for viewings on Tuesday, May 11, and Wednesday, May 12. Click here to sign up for a time slot.
The online Art Auction is live, start browsing and bidding on artwork!
Click here to create an account on Artsy and start bidding on artwork! Bidding is open until on Thursday, May 13, at 1:00 p.m. Need help getting started? Click here for detailed instructions on how to register and bid. Please contact with any questions. 

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The LREI Coloring Book is now for sale!
This limited edition book showcases the talents of 50 contemporary artists in celebration of LREI's Centennial! Get your copy for $25 at the Auction or online.


For 40 years, the LREI Art Auction supports our school's commitment to diversity, social justice, and progressive eduation. We thank the LREI community for a very successful 2018 Art Auction!