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Alternative Stimulus Auction FAQ

Q: What is the purpose of this auction?

A: To build a market for amazing art that defies convention, specifically art that is ephemeral, immaterial, or is intended to intersect the audience in unconventional ways. 

Q: Where does the money go?

A: Revenue is split: 50% goes directly to the artist who created the work, 50% goes to infrastructure and overhead costs.

Q: Is my purchase tax deductible?

A: No, the Radical Practices Live Auctions is not a non-profit.

Q: How can I bid?

A: To become a bidder register at the table in front of the auction tent and receive your bidding paddle.

Q: Is a winning bid binding?

A: Yes, if you bid on a piece and win the bid, you must pay for it.

Q: How do I pay?

A: Payment must be made at the registration desk. Cash, checks and credit cards accepted.

Q: How do I collect my artwork?

A: After you win the lot, you must go to the information desk to collect your item. All items have a physical object associated with them documenting their existance. If you buy something that is immaterial, then you will collect a certificate of authenticity.  Justin Hoover will coordinate the item with you.

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