Art Gallery of Grande Prairie Annual Art Auction

Since 1980, the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie has held an annual art auction to raise funds for its core operations and programming. This fundraiser, supported by artists, businesses and the local community, is a celebration of the transformative power of the Arts, and acknowledges the important placement of the Gallery in our community.


Saturday, April 22, 2023

The Art Gallery of Grande Prairie’s 42nd Annual Art Auction fundraiser is here! You can now purchase tickets to join us on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at the Pomeroy Hotel & Conference Centre.

Art Auction 42 is presented by Chrenek Dion & Associates of RBC Dominion Securities Inc.

We hope you’ll join us for the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie’s signature event of the year with all proceeds supporting the exhibitions and programs for one of the premiere Free Admission Galleries in Western Canada.

Art Auction 42 will feature a delicious menu, music, and of course, the Peace Region’s premiere silent and live auction of artwork.

This year, we’re joined by Heffel Fine Art Auction House as the event’s auctioneer. They’re proud to partner with and provide support for important cultural institutions and initiatives that share their passion for the advancement of visual arts and culture.



Tickets Now Available!

You can now purchase tickets to join us on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at the Pomeroy Hotel & Conference Centre.

Individual Tickets are $100



Becoming a Sponsor of Art Auction 42 is an important way to support a successful fundraising event and a meaningful way for your business to invest back in our community. Your partnership in our event will help in nurturing a more healthy, creative Peace Region and in advancing childhood development through arts education.

Learn more about our Sponsorship Levels

If you are interested in sponsoring Art Auction 42, please contact Melanie at the Art Gallery by email at or by phone at 780-357-7485.



All submissions for the 2023 Annual Art Auction are presented and considered by an Art Acquisition Panel. All submissions must be received by February 22, 2023 in order to be considered. Please do not drop off submissions of artworks directly to the Gallery. The selections made by the Art Auction Committee will be confirmed by March 8, 2023.

If you would like to donate a work of original art for consideration, please fill out the Donation Form before February 22 and email it, along with a photo of the work, to

View full details about our Call for Submissions



Last Year


41st Annual Art Auction 

November 1 – 6, 2021

The Art Gallery of Grande Prairie’s 41st annual fundraiser was held November 1 – 6, 2021. All proceeds from this fundraiser support art exhibitions and public programs for one of the premiere Free Admission Galleries in Western Canada. Due to the pandemic and uncertainty around live events, this year’s fundraiser hosted a week long online auction ending on Saturday, November 6, 2021.












Alysoun Wells, Amin Rehman, Bailey Merkley, Candice Johnson, Carl White, Carmen Haakstad, Edward Bader, Elizabeth Hutchinson, Frances Obie, Grant Berg, Judy Garlinski, Katherine Moe, Sue Farrell Holler, Nicole Jones, Marina Fridman, Heide Enzmann, Katie Wilde, Esther Hoflick, Loriann Cignac, Nicole Crozier, Robert Guest, Suzanne Sandboe, Tina Martel


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