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Frequently Asked Questions


How do I make a bid?

READY | Start by getting registered. Click on the register button. Once you have registered, the auction system will create a dashboard page for you.
SET | Browse the offerings by clicking on the browse button.
GO | Starting April 6th, when you are ready to make your bid, click on the bid button. The bid button will take you to the item page which includes current bidding information. When ready, enter your new bid amount and click on custom bid.


What if I have trouble registering?

If you’re still having trouble:


What is a dashboard?


What is the auctions tab?


How do I make a donation to the Art Museum?


Can I see the auction Items at the Museum prior to the auction?


What are the bidding increments?


How do I know if I have won an item?


How and when do I pick up the item I have won?


Who should I contact if I have further questions?


Myrtle Beach’s Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum strives to be one of the finest visual arts museums in the Carolinas. With 11 galleries that change throughout the year, Myrtle Beach’s only art museum offers exhibitions featuring paintings, textiles, sculpture, photography, video, ceramics, assemblage, collage and more. A visit to the Art Museum’s exhibitions can be enhanced by its lively programming, including artist receptions, tours, lectures, workshops and classes for both adults and children.