33rd Annual Art Auction
Join the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie in celebration of its 33rd Annual Art Auction, where you will see local, regional and national artwork on display. Enjoy a sparkling champagne reception and delicious food catered by Jeffery’s Café, all while relaxing to local live music. Each guest will receive an elegant commemorative art auction catalogue illustrating every artwork in the live and silent auction. All funds raised at the Art Auction directly support the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie.
Saturday, April 13, 2013
Doors open at 6:45 pm
Teresa Sargent Hall, Montrose Cultural Centre,
9839 – 103 Avenue, Grande Prairie, AB
Tickets are $100 each
IN PERSON: Purchase tickets in person at the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie
PHONE: Call the Gallery at (780) 532-8111 and speak to reception
FAX: Download this year’s printable Ticket Order Form
and fax it to (780) 539 – 9522, or email email@example.com
MARCH 21st: Artwork & Digital Image Submission Deadline Date
Artwork must be delivered to the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie by March 21st, 2013. Please submit a digital image of your donated work to the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
. These images will be used in this year’s commemorative catalogue. Digital images to be JPEG format, 300 dpi, and sized to 1000 pixels maximum on longest side.
The Automatiste Revolution: Montreal 1941 - 1960
February 15, 2013 - April 30, 2013
Curated by Roald Nasgaard
Organized and circulated by the Varley Art Gallery of Markham
This exhibition includes 60 works of art, as well as photographs, books, and other ephemera documenting the history of the Automatiste, Canada’s first truly avant-garde art movement.
Formerly Exit Five: Portable Monuments to Recent History
January 11, 2013 - April 28, 2013
Curated by Shauna McCabe
A group exhibition responding from a variety of international and Canadian sites in a wide range of media including sound and video installations, photography, sculpture, painting, and drawing.
Robert Guest: Winter on the Wapiti
February 22 through August 2013
After a brief interruption, Winter on the Wapiti has returned to the walls of the Art Gallery and is now on view. This exhibition was first displayed at the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie in 1989 and was recently donated by the artist to the gallery’s permanent collection.