Cocktails, Hors D’Oeuvres, Live Music, Silent Auction

Come to Gala in the Gallery to celebrate OSilas Gallery & Art Studio and support the high-quality lectures, art education and exhibitions of OSilas! Enjoy drinks, hors d’oeuvres, live music and beautiful surroundings with friends and neighbors who share your love of the visual arts. Online ticket sales are no longer available.  A limited number of tickets will be available to purchase at the door.
In addition, you won’t want to miss our fabulous art-oriented silent auction, which includes exclusive art tours, wonderful trips, beautiful artwork and much more. Please see below for a preview of the silent action
Gala in the Gallery 6:00-8:30 at OSilas Gallery at Concordia College, 171 White Plains Road, Bronxville


EXCLUSIVE ART TOURS (all trips are $125pp except for the Sotheby’s luncheon/tour which is $250pp)

  1. Private OSilas Gallery Luncheon in Sotheby’s Chairman’s Office & Tour of Contemporary Art Auction Showrooms with a specialist, Monday, May 6 at 11:00 AM (12 spaces)
  2. VIP-Access private group tour of the Impressionism Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art with Marisa Horowitz-Jaffe plus lunch at the Petrie Court Cafe, Friday, March 29 at 10:30 AM (15 spaces) — “The tour introduces guests to the origins of Impressionism in the late 1860s, on through the movement’s flourishing over the following decades, and lastly explores the movement’s influence on the next generation of artists. We will explore works by Monet, Renoir, Degas, Manet, Van Gogh and more.”
  3. Private curatorial group tour of Nari Ward: We the People, a mid-career survey of the Jamaican-born and Harlem-based artist, at The New Museum (Bowery) plus lunch, Tuesday, April 9 at 11:30 AM (15 spaces)
  4. CONTEXT – Architecture of New York Tour (Midtown), private group tour on Thursday, May 23, 2:00-5:00pm (8 spaces)
  5. Private curatorial group tour of The Noguchi Museum (Long Island City) plus lunch, Thursday, June 6 at 11:30 AM: on show will be Changing and Unchanging Things: Noguchi and Hasegawa in Postwar Japan (12 spaces)


  1. BFC Paddle Party for 12 with buffet dinner in the hut and private group instruction (BYOB), starting bid $500
  2. Gourmet Tasting Dinner Party at the BFC for eight served in a private dining room, starting bid $500
  3. Wine and Cheese Tasting Party for 10 in your home courtesy of Dobbs & Bishop, starting bid $600
  4. Four Tickets to the Hoch Chamber Music Concert featuring the Pacifica Quartet on April 27 at 7:00 pm, including reception in OSilas Gallery at 5:30 pm, starting bid $150


  1. Four Nights at Exclusive Resorts in one of 8 fabulous locations: Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands; Los Cabos, Mexico; Peninsula Papagayo, Costa Rica; Real Del Mar, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico; Sea Island, Georgia; Scottsdale, Arizona; Steamboat Springs, Colorado; or Lake Tahoe, California; properties average 3,500 square feet, three-to-five bedroom homes, access to personal concierge to plan your trip from stocking the pantry to hiring a private chef to booking tee times; starting bid $3000. To learn more,
  2. Two-Night Weekend stay at the luxurious Willard Intercontinental Hotel in Washington DC, including breakfast for two at Café du Parc, starting bid $400
  3. Two Nights at the Park Hyatt Chicago, including breakfast for two at NoMi Kitchen and round-trip airfare to Chicago, starting bid $800


  1. Limited edition giclee print by John Isaac, author, humanitarian and former head of the United Nation’s photo unit
  2. Jane McNichol, Purple Tulips in a Glass Vase, 2018, Monoprint, 22” x 13”, framed
  3. Mary Judge, Maple Edition 2, Archival digital print on paper, 31.5” x 31.5”, framed
  4. Quilt square by noted artist and local resident Randy Frost
  5. Pet Portrait of your family dog or cat by Artist Kendra Bidwell Ferreira—always a silent auction favorite!
  6. Sculptures by ceramic artist Lauren Skelly Bailey