C Magazine Contemporary Art Auction
Monday, April 25, 2015 - 6 pm
Public Preview - Saturday, April 23 - 10 am to 6 pm
At Division Gallery
$100 Single Ticket / $300 Group of Four
The first fifty ticket purchasers will receive the C Auction Edition, Spindle Candle by Roula Partheniou, a hand-painted wood sculpture derived by cutting a domestic stair spindle at three points to extrude the form of a candlestick and its holder. The C Auction Edition is generously supported by La Fondation Emmanuelle Gattuso.
On Monday, April 25th support independent arts publishing at the 12th Annual C Magazine Contemporary Art Auction, presented by TD Bank. Held at Division Gallery, with auctioneer services provided by Perry Tung, courtesy of Bonhams Canada, and art framing by Superframe, the auction gala features complimentary wine selected by sommelier Christopher Sealy, beer from Ace Hill and food by Les Louises, plus a subscription to C Magazine with each ticket.
The auction includes over 50 artworks, each carefully chosen by the selection committee and generously donated by local and international artists whose work reflects C’s mandate to advance the ideas and practices of contemporary art.
With work by Fiona Annis, Shuvinai Ashoona, Dean Baldwin, Bambitchell, Steven Beckly, Nadia Belerique, Katie Bethune-Leamen, Alex Bierk, Maryanne Casasanta, Mark Clintberg, Nicole Collins, Naomi Cook, Douglas Coupland, Patrick Cruz, Robyn Cumming, Danny Custodio, Jason Deary, André Ethier, Fastwürms, Brendan Flanagan, James Gardner, Heather Goodchild, Neil Harrison, Joseph Hartman, Jérôme Havre, Lee Henderson, Aryen Hoekstra, Hanna Hur, Lili Huston-Herterich, Jay Isaac, Laurie Kang, Eleanor King, Anthony Koutras, Micah Lexier, An Te Liu, Katie Lyle, Annie MacDonell, Elizabeth McIntosh, Colin Miner, Olia Mishchenko, Kent Monkman, Alex Morrison, Lisa Myers, Paulette Phillips, Sasha Pierce, Public Studio, Elise Rasmussen, Sarah Sands Phillips, Nicolas Sassoon, Jennifer Rose Sciarrino, Walter Scott, Jeremy Shaw, Celia Perrin Sidarous, Meera Margaret Singh, Beth Stuart, Sean Weisgerber, Jacob Whibley and Elizabeth Zvonar.
Funds raised by the C Magazine Contemporary Art Auction support the work of Canadian writers and artists through the quarterly publication of C Magazine and its related public programming. Participating artists will also receive a portion of the sales. A charitable donation receipt will be issued to the purchaser for bids in excess of the estimated value, by C The Visual Arts Foundation, charitable no. 88643 1162. Donations can also be made through canadahelps.org
The 12th Annual C Magazine Fundraising Auction is presented with the generous support of Ace Hill Beer, Akimbo, Bonhams Canada, Chair-man Mills, La Fondation Emmanuelle Gattuso, Les Louises Fine Foods, Division Gallery, Kalaman Art Collection Management, Museumpros Art Services, Sonic Print, Superframe, TD Bank Group and Toronto Image Works.
Division Gallery (45 Ernest Ave)