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Wed, July 01 9:00 AM PT
to Fri, July 03 9:00 PM PT

Oceanside, CA 92054

Your opportunity to find accessible works of art and elevate TWO great causes—the ARTISTS who enrich our lives and OMA, the cultural hub that brings us all together!

Image Credit: John Linthurst, No Rodeo

We extend our heartfelt thanks to the sponsors who help to bring these events to you. 












Coffee with a Collector: Maria Mingalone and Hugh Davies

The Art of Collecting: Lecture With Robin Douglas

Hanging with Drei: How to Hang Your Artwork at Home

Virtual Studio Visit: Deanne Sabeck

Virtual Studio Visit: Larry Vogel and Barbara Runge

Virtual Studio Visit: Charlotte Bird



How do I register?

You register to bid by selecting the Auction Only Pass.

You must enter your credit card information in order to register, but your credit card will not be charged unless and until you are the successful bidder on an item.


If you are already registered, click the blue "Already Registered?" link at the top of this page to start bidding.


How do I watch OMA's previously recorded Art Auction Closing Event?

Click here to view from OMA's YouTube channel.  


How do I preview the artwork?

Once you have received your pass, go to the Auction page here. Click on the photo or title of each lot to see more images and to learn more about the artwork and artist.

How long is the auction open for bidding?

Bidding closes on Friday, July 3, 2020.


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How do I pay for my items?

Payment must be made directly through our secure checkout page on the BetterUnite platform. You must pre-register your credit card in order to start bidding. Your card will not be charged unless and until you are the successful bidder on an item. 

How long do I have to pay for my silent and live auction items?
Auction items must be paid in full at the close of the auction on July 3, 2020. The credit card you registered will be charged at that time for all of the items on which you are the winning bidder.


What type of payment do you accept?

We accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express via the secure checkout page on the BetterUnite platform.

How do I get the artwork I purchased? 

Artwork can be picked up at OMA on July 8, 9, and 10 from 12:00-2:00 pm without an appointment. A limited number of appointments on alternate dates can be scheduled. Successful bidders should make every effort to remove their winning item(s) during the official artwork pick-up times and dates mentioned above.


VIP All-Access Pass holders enjoy free delivery of their purchased artwork to locations within 50 miles of the Oceanside Museum of Art (OMA). Deliveries can be scheduled between July 1-15. Contact Katie Dolgov (katie@oma-online.org) to schedule artwork pick-up appointments, make delivery arrangements, or request additional information about how to get the artwork you have won.


What if I have a question that wasn't answered here? 

Please contact OMA at (760)435-3730 or development@oma-online.org with any additional questions or concerns.


Participation Agreement

By clicking to bid, you have agreed to the auction procedures and have entered into a legally binding contract to purchase the item if your bid is the winning bid. The highest bidder will be the successful purchaser. OMA is not liable for any occurrence resulting from the use of auctioned items or services. All sales are final. Refunds or exchanges are not allowed.  


Every effort has been made to describe all auction items accurately but all items are sold "as is" and without warranty or representation of any kind as to the correctness of the description, authenticity, value, or fitness of items. Each artist has determined the value and details of the artwork.

Sales Tax

Oceanside, CA city sales tax of 8.25% will apply to the full purchase of all Art Auction items unless proof of non-taxable status can be shown at the time of purchase. Sales tax will show up on your receipt as a miscellaneous charge added to the price of your purchased artwork.


Payment & Collection

Payment for all Art Auction items must be made in full no later than July 3, 2020. Full payment must be made before any item is removed from the museum premises.


All sales are final. Refunds or exchanges are not allowed.






Benefits include:

  • Art Auction Encore from July 1–3, 2020.
  • Access to the previously recorded live-streamed Auction Closing Event held on Sunday, June 28 at 4:00pm.
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