Support for charity art auction

Olomouc, 6 December 2015 – GEMO OLOMOUC supported the 15th annual charity art auction hosted by the SPOLU non-profit organisation in cooperation with art historians from the Olomouc Museum of Art. GEMO has supported this event for a number of years.

More than ninety works of art donated by new and established artists alike were auctioned off for a total of CZK 316,100. Works by prominent artists included a sculpture by Olomouc native Ivan Theimer. The auction was moderated by actresses Vilma Cibulková, Ivana Plíhalová and auctioneer Zdeněk Joukl. The proceeds from the auction are earmarked for social programs that help people with disabilities live in the everyday environment.