AUArts SA Fall Show + Sale | 2019
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 22 until Sun, Nov. 24, 2019
First Night Fundraiser | Fri, Nov. 22 | 5 until 8 p.m.
Sat, Nov. 23 | 12 until 6 p.m.
Sun, Nov. 24 | 12 until 4 p.m.
WHERE: Alberta University of the Arts (AUArts), Calgary, AB.
Join us in supporting Calgary's emerging creatives at AUArts SA Fall Show & Sale. This semi-annual public art market showcases student work from the university’s departments including Painting, Drawing, Glass, Jewellery and Metals, Fibre, Printmaking, Sculpture, Media Arts, Photography, Ceramics and Design. All proceeds go towards helping AUArts students.
Please join us for the First Night Fundraiser
The First Night Fundraiser on Fri, Nov. 22 offers an exclusive, private viewing and sale of 3,000+ original pieces, showcasing work from each of AUArts' disciplines of study. Proceeds from ticket purchases directly support AUArts students with scholarships and programming that includes entrepreneurial training through seminars and workshops. Tickets are only $25 and are available via Eventbrite.
The event continues Sat, Nov. 23 from 12 until 6 p.m. and Sun, Nov. 24 from 12 until 4 p.m. with admission by donation at the show entrances. The closest parking available on campus is in the Jubilee (J2) Parkade
NEW THIS YEAR | Exclusive Access and Studio Tour Experience Packages
As well, we are offering the opportunity to purchase an Exclusive Access and Studio Tour Experience from 1 - 5 p.m. for the first time ever which includes a behind-the-scenes tour of the Glass and Fibre workshops and a tour of the Illingworth Kerr Gallery's upcoming exhibition Thing to Wear by the curator Jolie Bird.
Donors get exclusive access to purchase works of their choice in advance and will take home a unique ornament made by the AUArts Glass Students. Packages start at $500 and include an experience for two people and a charitable tax receipt for $250. All the proceeds support AUArts students.
Questions regarding Exclusive Access and Studio Tour Experience packages may be directed to AUArts' Development Manager Lindsay Paul.
Thanks to National Beer Hall, Village Brewery and RBC for your generous support!
Light refreshments from our sponsors at National Beer Hall and a cash bar supported by Village Brewery will be available for your enjoyment during the evening from 5 until 8 p.m.
Thanks to RBC for supporting the student work experience positions and educational programming associated with Show & Sale.
***We invite you to register early, as capacity at this event is limited***
AUArts Charitable Registration #10669 2981 RR0001