Women’s Fund to mark anniversary with celebration, virtual art auction

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CLINTON — The Women’s Fund of Oneida and Herkimer Counties is celebrating the 101st anniversary of the 19th amendment with a virtual art auction of selected works by local artists depicting the journey, struggles and ultimate success of the women’s suffrage movement. 

The auction begins at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 7, with a kick-off celebration; bidding concludes at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14.

Bids can be placed online by visiting: https://twfhoc2021.ggo.bid

Presented by the Bank of Utica, all money raised through the Art of the Vote Auction goes directly to support local women.

This juried art selection was created by several area artists including Nicole Becker, Angela Johnson DeCarlis, Mary Gaylord Loy, Vartan Poghosian, Stephen Fletcher, and several others whose works have inspired art enthusiasts throughout the Mohawk Valley. 

To view the art in person, visit the Kirkland Art Center during their regular viewing hours in Clinton.

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