Sponsor the Marathon & Auction: CoCA Magic

Image: Amanda Hood

Image: Amanda Hood

CoCA’s Annual 24-Hour Art Marathon & Auction is a three-day celebration of contemporary art. 20+ artists gather in ONE big room to make art in support of CoCA for 24 hours, then we auction it the next day to 150+ guests. From oil paintings and sculptures to graphite and collage, spray paint, wax, and artsy evenings out — there's something for everyone.

Calendar of Events

Thursday, Sept.12, 2019 Art Preview Party, 6-9PM, sponsored by Elysian Brewing

Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019 Silent & Live Auctions, with auctioneer Laura Michalek and a sumptuous seated dinner from Thyme Well Spent Catering

All events at 420 E Pike Street in Seattle's Capitol Hill.

Why Sponsor 2019 Marathon & Auction: CoCA Magic? 

CoCA is a refuge for artists who are looking to share their voice, creativity and engage with the larger community.  When you align with CoCA, you help us provide:

  • Opportunity Show your support of our innovative and effective community-based arts organization that brings contemporary art from all over the world to Seattle and showcases local artists at all levels.

  • Artists CoCA stands proud to support participating artists with a 50% commission, a comped seat at the auction, and all meals during their art making. This means you support CoCA and these artists directly with your support and art purchases

  • Audience We have the most fun art auction in the region! Our guests are avid lovers of art and all the sponsors that support us. We reach several thousand followers on social media and thousands more on our mailing list. Corporate partners, arts leaders, small businesses, and gallery owners are excited to attend every year.

  • Impact CoCA gets results; we have emerged stronger than ever in our nearly 40 year history to present contemporary artists and ideas from across the globe to our region.

CoCA offers generous benefits for sponsors! See below for detailed sponsorship levels and benefits. Select your best fit, then contact Nichole DeMent to explore custom branding, on site, samples, or create an experience for our guests.

Sponsorship Levels and Benefits

Customize this opportunity for your branding, on-site recognition, and product samples, or impact our guests directly with your product. Get something magical! Email Nichole at nichole@cocaseattle.org.



Nichole DeMent, Executive & Artistic Director, 206.778.3157


Katelyn Johnson, Gallery Manager