Peoria Collects with Brett Maly


You're invited to have a piece of art from your collection valuated by Brett Maly, star of the History Channel's Pawn Stars and owner of Art encounter Gallery in Las Vegas. You'll also enjoy an exhibit of fine art from the personal collections of Peoria Art Guild members and friends.

Bret Maly is Director and president of Art encounter Gallery. He was certified as an appraiser through UC Irvine's Certification Program in Fine Art & Decorative Arts. Mr. Maly is a member in good standing with the American Society of Appraisers and has completed his certification in the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice. He is the author of The Pocket Picker for Fine Art. Copies of his book will be available for signing and purchase at the events.

Event presented by:

Peoria Art Guild

203 Harrison St, Peoria, IL




Friday, August 10, 2018

6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

6:00 Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres

7:00 "How to Valuate Art" by Brett Maly

Attendees may also bring one free item to be valuated, second item $25

Cost: $40 members / $50 non-members

It is not required to bring art to enjoy this fascinating evening. Please come to view this outstanding art exhibit, enjoy the presentation, interact with Brett and take your picture with him!

With each $50 reservation for this fun Friday night event with Brett Maly, you will receive a Complimentary Six-Month Individual Membership to the Peoria Art Guild! Your membership will start September 1 and extend to March 1, 2019.


Saturday, August 11, 2018

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Bring a piece of art for valuation by Brett Maly.

Cost: $30 per item (limit of 2)

Appointment times have all been filled.

Saturday walk-ins will be accommodated as time permits.