Maravilla 2020 Silent Auction! Click here!

Silent Auction Ends:
September 13 at 4pm

9/13/20

During our online extravaganza, we will be auctioning over 70 fabulous items. All proceeds benefit the National Hispanic Cultural Center Foundation and its mission to change the narrative by inspiring investment and connection to the preservation, promotion and advancement of all Hispanic people through experiences, art, culture, and humanities. SILENT AUCTION BEGINS ON SEPTEMBER 6 AT NOON AND ENDS ON SEPTEMBER 13 AT 4PM. 

Featured Items:

A custom wooden cross

Carved exclusively for Maravilla 2020 by artist and NHCC Foundation Chair Emeritus Edward L. Lujan featuring punched tin and painted detail by artist Linda Valencia Martinez.

A New Mexico True Staycation! Two Couples can enjoy four (4) nights in two of New Mexico’s premier hotels!!

2 nights at Hotel Chaco plus brunch at Level 5 with mimosas for 4! 2 nights at Eldorado Hotel & Spa plus private pool cabana, appetizers and spritzers for 4! *Some restrictions apply

Official Kobe Bryant autographed Jersey!

Kobe Bryant was a basketball legend! Playing for the Los Angeles Lakers as a shooting guard, he played his entire 20-season career with the Lakers. Bryant won 5 NBA championships, 18-time All-Star, 15-time member of the All-NBA Team, 12-time member of the All-Defense Team, 2008 NBA MVP, two-time NBA Finals MVP winner. Widely regarded as one of the greatest of all time players! Bryant passed away on January 26, 2020. His memorabilia is priceless!

Official Kobe Bryant signed basketball from the 2017 season!

It comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

A unique art experience with local artist Reyes Padilla.

Winner will get an opportunity to tour his studio, meet the artist and work with him to commission a unique, one of a kind art piece based on their favorite song!

Born in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Reyes Padilla currently lives and works in Albuquerque. His paintings, murals, and site-specific installations have sold to a variety of collectors and museums, including the State of New Mexico, The City Of Braddock, Pennsylvania, and The Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum. Padilla’s installation titled, ¡Mira, Look!, was purchased for the permanent collection of Explora Science Center and Museum in Albuquerque in 2016. He has been awarded a fellowship with SOMOS ABQ. In 2019 he received the Distinguished Alumni Of the Year award from Central New Mexico Community College.

The silent auction includes:

  • Art
  • Experiences
  • Jewelry
  • Hand Bags
  • Clothing
  • Cosmetics
  • Sports Memorabilia
  • Books
  • Gift Certificates
  • Unique Vintage Items
  • One of Kind Items:
    • Metal Artwork
    • Handmade New Mexico Grilling Disc (Disco)
    • Handmade Neighborhood Library with Books, Installation Included
  • Unique Bundles:
    • Self-Care
    • Student Back to School
    • Teacher Self Care
    • Game Nights
    • Technology
  • Baskets:
    • Fall
    • Taste of New Mexico
    • Americana
    • Baker’s
    • Chef’s
    • Griller’s
    • Spirit’s