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Annual Gala and Art Auction

This year, go underground at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston (CAMH) with our gracious Co-Chairs Carrie and Sverre Brandsberg-Dahl + Adrian Dueñas and Marcelo Saenz for the Museum’s 2022 Gala and Art Auction.

Join us for an evening reminiscent of the world’s trendiest nightclubs, starting with a delectable seated dinner, CAMH’s renowned silent and live contemporary Art Auction, and an exclusive operatic performance featuring renowned vocalists Breanna Sinclairé and Christopher Craig previewing the upcoming exhibition, Mariah Garnett: Dreamed This Gateway.

Art Auction

Get a head start on shopping for your perfect piece at CAMH’s Annual Art Auction! Bidding is now open and will continue through Saturday, April 30 at 10:45PM CST. Registration is easy and allows interested collectors to place bids and potentially win lots from anywhere in the world. Click here to register and place your bids!

After Party

Tickets are still available for the After Party in the Nina and Michael Zilkha Gallery at 10PM–12AM, chaired by Adel Sadek of CIEL Restaurant + Lounge. Guests will enjoy a classic club vibe with dancing, sounds spun by Wassu, a VIP Lounge curated by BeDESIGN and CIEL Restaurant + Lounge, and a live activation of Austrian artists Richard Hoeck and Paul Renner’s installation.

Underwriting Opportunities and Tickets

Tables and tickets are sold out. Thank you to all of our our 2022 Gala underwriters and supporters! All proceeds from the 2022 Gala and Art Auction benefit CAMH’s exhibitions and educational programs. For questions or more information, please contact, or call 713.284.8260.

Thank you to our 2022 Underwriters!


Dillon A. Kyle and Sam Lasseter


Carrie + Sverre Brandsberg-Dahl and Adrian Dueñas + Marcelo Saenz
Margaret Vaughan Cox and Jonathan Cox / Cabrina and Steven Owsley
Johanne and Joe Gatto
Beverly and Howard Robinson


Paula Daly
Ruth Dreessen and Tom Van Laan / Mary Ann and Mark Miller
Allison and David Ayers / Catherine and George Masterson / Karen and Mac McManus / Elizabeth and Barry Young
Sissy and Denny Kempner
Leslie and Russ Robinson


Leigh and Reggie Smith
Penelope and Lester Marks
Judy and Scott Nyquist

Valet Underwriter

Kelly and Nicholas Silvers


Nora and Bob Ackerley
Elisa and Cris Pye


Monica Amariz and Anton Rudjuk
Rania Edlebi
Elizabeth and Ty Doyle
Mindy Dunne
Rosangela Capobianco
Yini and Herman Collette
Cody Fitzsimmons and Christopher Scott
Elia Gabbanelli
Alena and Leo Grove
Ellie and David Natenberg
Katherine and Justin Smith
Lori and Anthony Speier
Caroline Starry
Beth Wolff
Cynthia Wolff


Belvedere Organic Infusions
Bergner & Johnson / Rebekah Johnson
CIEL Restaurant + Lounge
Moet Imperial
Michelle Xu