Annual Gala & Art Auction

We can’t wait for you to join us!

31st Annual Gala and Art Auction
Saturday November 2, 2019
Four Seasons Hotel
791 West Georgia St, Vancouver

We invite you to the forthcoming gala and art auction in benefit of the Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver.

Featuring a curated live auction of emerging and long-established artists across various mediums, the evening will be a celebration of contemporary art and the community who support it.

Through this benefit we raise crucial funds to sustain the scope and ambition of our programs that connect artists to local and international audiences and communities through exhibitions, publications, learning and outreach. Your participation will directly support our mission to welcome and engage everyone in the very best of contemporary art from Vancouver, Canada and beyond.

Thank you to our 31st Annual Gala and Art Auction Sponsors

Auctioneer Sponsor | Vanprop Investments ltd.
Volunteer Sponsor | Bruce Eyewear






Take a look at a preview of this year’s artists below

Deanna Bowen
Gibsons Notation 3, 2019
Archival inkjet on Legacy Fibre Paper
41.75 x 28.5 inches
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $5,000

Steven Brekelmans
Large Vase With Brushwork, 2019
12 x 7 x 7 inches
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $500

Paul de Guzman
The Elliott Collection, 1998
Deconstructed hardbound book, clamshell case, paper, mylar book cover
11.25 x 10.25 inches (book); 15 x 12 x 2 inches (clamshell, not shown)
Private Donation
Estimate: $4,500

Christos Dikeakos
Winter Banana Apples, 2011
Inkjet photo archival
24.5 x 18.5 inches
Courtesy the artist and Big Apple Ranch Studio
Estimate: $5,300

Fei Disbrow
Chasmic, 2018
Inkjet photo on dibond
18.75 x 27.75 inches
Estimate: $1,900
Courtesy the artist and Gallery Jones

Laura Dutton
Sunspot and Horizon, 2014
Unique chromogenic print
19.5 x 23.75 inches (each – diptych)
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $3,000

KC Hall
kus!s – Wolfman, 2018
Acrylic on canvas
38 x 16 inches
Courtesy the artist and Alcheringa Gallery
Estimate: $3,000

Emily Hermant
Meandering Twill, 2019
Collected and stripped telecommunications wire on canvas
15 x 7 inches
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $2,000

Barrie Jones
Berlin Project II 1945-2016 #608, 2016
Inkjet print on archival paper
30 x 20 inches
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $2,000

Dion Kliner
Texts for Nothing – One, 1996
Graphine on vellum paper
8.5 x 11 inches
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $500

Ingrid Koenig
Force Fields 3, 2010
Conte and graphite on Stonehenge paper
30 x 50 inches
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $3,500

Warren McLachlan
Reloj de Arena (negra fortuna), 2019
Handmade cast paper
22 x 17 x 2 inches
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $1,500

Colin Miner
Untitled (slip), 2018
Digital chromogenic print mounted on dibond, spray paint, silicon earplugs
69 x 48 inches
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $2,500

Marian Penner Bancroft
“SILVER SHILLING (lunaria annua) also known as Honesty, Silver Dollar, Money Plant, Moonwort, monnaie du pape, judaspenning.

Native to the Balkan Peninsula and south west Asia, “lunaria annua”” is said to have been brought to North America by the Pilgrims, English colonists arriving in 1620 on board the Mayflower.

Found in a garden, Bulcamp Drift, Suffolk UK (14X)

from the series “radial systems” 2017, 2017
C-print mounted with UV lamination on aluminum dibond
24 x 24 inches
Courtesy the artist and Republic Gallery
Estimate: $4,000

Laura Piasta
Into the Void (Acoustic Panels with Fringe), 2014
Hand-loomed wool and silk, Rockwool insulation and pine frame
30 x 22 x 2.5 inches (each)
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $2,500

Kathleen Ritter
Dazzle, 2016
Series of 3 serigraphs on paper
22 x 30 inches (each)
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $5,000

Kathy Slade
Embroidered Monochrome Propositions: O Series, 2019
21 x 19 inches
Courtesy the artist and Mónica Reyes Gallery
Estimate: $2,200

Angela Teng
Lime Through Wine, 2019
Oil through crocheted linen
10 x 8 x 1.5 inches
Courtesy the artist and Equinox Gallery
Estimate: $3,000

Howard Ursuliak
Under the Sky – 9508, 2014
Archival pigment print on fiber based paper
20 x 28 inches
Courtesy the artist
Estimate: $3,000