Art Auction 36: Saturday, April 30, 2016

Opening Reception This Friday

Opening Reception: Friday, March 4, 2016 from 7 - 9 pm

The Expedition: Emilie, Dean and Karl Mattson
Lycia Trouton: The Linen Memorial
Richard Boulet Retrospective: Residuals for a One in Five
Kane Gray: Burning Bridges
Shelley Ouellet: Entomology

On view March 4 – May 22, 2016
Exhibition details can be viewed at

The Centre for Creative Arts

Friday, March 4, 2016
7 - 9 PM
The Centre for Creative Arts
9904 -101 Ave, Grande Prairie, Alberta
The Centre for Creative Arts, located across the street from the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie, is hosting their opening reception for two exhibitions, “Painted with Fire” by Ken Lumbis, and “Fenced Together with a Wooden Heart” by Cindy Hansen.
Guests are invited to attend both events and, for one night only, may enter the Art Gallery through the West doors, known as the Heritage Doors.

In Conversation with Shelley Ouellet
Saturday, March 5, 2016
11:00 am
Location: Rotary Community Room

This event is free and open to the public.
Artist Shelley Ouellet will be at the Art Gallery to speak about her work and her installation Entomology, currently on display. The artist talk will be held at the Montrose Cultural Centre in the Rotary Community Room (next to Esquires Coffeehouse).

Learn more about the exhibit, Entomology.

60 Days Until Art Auction 36!

The 36th Annual Art Auction is destined to be an unforgettable event celebrating our community as well as the arts and culture in the Peace Region.

Saturday, April 30, 2016
7:00 pm

Doors open at 6:45 pm
Teresa Sargent Hall (located within the Montrose Cultural Centre)
9839 – 103 Avenue, Grande Prairie, AB

Tickets are available! Call the Art Gallery today!
Visit our website for full details on:
  • Donating Artwork
  • Sponsorship Opportunities
  • Purchasing Tickets
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We've created an event page on Facebook and we'll be posting information about the Art Auction. Click that you're going and invite friends to the event, so you don't miss a thing!

Artist Submission Deadline - March 10If you’re an artist and you’re interested in submitting your artwork to the Art Gallery’s annual Art Auction, please follow the links below to view the artist letter with important details about the auction and the artist submission.

The Artist Submission Form can be printed and then either mailed to the Art Gallery, dropped off in person, faxed to (780) 539-9522 or emailed to If you would like to receive a copy of the artist letter and contract in the mail, please call the Gallery at (780) 357 – 7482 to make arrangements.

2016 Letter to Artists and Submission Form (important details inside)

Submission Deadline: Thursday, March 10, 2016

The Montrose Cultural Centre opened its doors in June 2009. It is home to the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie, the Grande Prairie Public Library, Esquires Coffee House, and the Teresa Sargent Hall. It is a place for the community to gather in support of the arts and culture in Grande Prairie.

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