Docomomo US announces Be:cause Modern: The Auction for Modernism


Docomomo US Staff


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Docomomo US is excited to be launching its first online auction this November. The auction entitled be:cause modern: the auction for modernism will feature one-of-a-kind pieces of art and collectibles, drawings and books, as well as exclusive modern experiences and modern home stays. The be:cause modern auction will benefit the ongoing work of Docomomo US and support its mission during the challenging times we find ourselves in. The online auction will open for bids on November 2, 2020 and is expected to bring together more than 100 uniquely modern items across all price points.


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Docomomo US is currently seeking special donation items to be included in the auction such as signed drawings and books, paintings, woodcuts and lithographs, unique and vintage tabletop items, exclusive tour experiences and modern home stays (post COVID). 


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All donations must be confirmed no later than October 15, 2020 to be included in the auction. Donors will be acknowledged on our website and the auction site. Donation letters for individual tax purposes will be available upon request.