Special Events

Thursday, May 30 at 7:00 p.m.

$50 per ticket or 2 for $90

AHA!: Annual Hallwalls Auction!

Asbury Hall @ Babeville

The auction catalog can now be viewed on the Hallwalls website

For forty-four years, Hallwalls has supported the creation and presentation of new work by artists of every ethnicity, age, and gender. On May 30, 2019, Hallwalls presents an art auction featuring approximately forty internationally and regionally acclaimed artists. Every artwork will be auctioned live by autioneer Christopher Mahoney.

A few of the donating artists include: Bruce Adams, Rebecca AloisioNando Alvarez-Perez, Jozef Bajus, Alan BelcherShary Boyle, Kathe Burkhart, Kyle Butler, Jay Carrier, Charles Clough, Josh Dorman, Marion Faller, Erin Finley, Dorothy Fitzgerald, AJ Fries, Pam Glick, Robert Hengeveld, Biff Henrich, Janet Henry, Richard Huntington, Jed Jackson, Richard Kern, David KramerKatherine Kuharic, Barbara Lattanzi, Heather Layton, Carl Lee, Robert Longo, Dennis Maher, OGRE, Joseph Piccillo, Joshua Reiman, Reinhard Reitzenstein, Aura RosenbergChristy Rupp, David Schirm, Betty Tompkins, Kurt Von VoetschAdam Weekley and Brenda Ziamany.  

Doors open at 7 p.m. for registration and an hour-long preview of the artworks; the live auction begins promptly at 8 pm.

The open bar will include signature cocktails, champagne, wine, and beer accompanied by a selection of hearty hors d'oeuvres available throughout the event.  

ABCDJ will be spinning tunes before and after the live auction.

Our Thanks to this Year's AHA Sponsors!

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Concierge Dental Associates
Modern Disposal Services
TriMain Center

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Nickel City Animal Hospital
UB Neurosurgery
Martin Group
Art Reach

t: 716-854-1694
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Tues.—Fri. 11-6
Sat. 11-2
Sun. & Mon. closed

from May. 10, 2019
through Jun. 28, 2019

Ashley Smith
Three Fold Form

Inspired by Jungian psychology and mythology, Ashley Smith's process is an alchemical cauldron where personal narratives about womanhood, motherhood, research about art, stories, and myths of the wild woman archetype who represents the instinctive nature of woman are boiled together and transmuted to create abstract sculptural forms and installations that sprout from the wall and grow from the ground.

Stephanie Rohlfs
Put One Over

Rohlfs' work springboards from a clean surface appearance and concise formal gestures into a hybridized set of works that make the artist seem part minimalist, part colorist, part humorist. Rohlfs' sculptural gestures are so adroitly specific and contained that each element—a field of color, a drooping form, a slab of shelving—takes on more imminent and emphatic articulation ...