Art Gallery of Mississauga 35th Anniversary Art Benefit Auction
Wednesday October 26, 2022, 6:30 to 11pm
Small Arms Inspection Building
1352 Lakeshore Road East
The Board of Directors and staff of the Art Gallery of Mississauga (AGM) is proud to announce our 35th Anniversary Art Benefit Auction, to be held at the Small Arts Inspection Building on Wednesday, October 26. Join Stephen Ranger as he auctions off more than 35 works by contemporary Canadian artists, including paintings, photographs, prints, and sculpture. The full auction catalogue can be accessed here. This is the 17th iteration of this special fundraising event. Each year the proceeds from this auction allow the AGM to continue offering free admission and arts programming as we support local artists, creative inclusive platforms for diverse communities, engage youth groups, partner with community organizations to develop collaborative programming, and mount captivating, thought-provoking exhibitions. Your contribution helps the AGM to grow and evolve so that it can continue its role as the creative hub of this rich, diverse, energetic city.
Thank you to the participating artists in our live auction!
Shankar Adiseshan, Nisreen Askar, Huan Chen, Karen Darling, Leo Dias, Brian Deignan, Alysa-Beth Engel, Fausta Facciponte, Munazzah Farhan, Frances Ferdinands, Ted Fullerton, J. Carl Heywood, Robin Hollingdrake, Laura Hudspith, Lisa Jayne Irvine, Gustavo Jabbaz, HyunRyoung Kim, Paul Lisson, Adrian Luces, Karim Machado-Aram, Paul Magowan, Asma Mahmoud, Khaula Mazhur, Joseph Muscat, Eileen Oswald, Nirmee Parikh, Raheel Patel, Doreen Renner, Rena Sava, Michele Taras, Sumaira Tazeen, Katja van den Enden, Ian Varney, Limei Zhang
In addition to the more than 35 artworks featured in the live auction, the event will include a silent auction; a paint challenge with local artists Nisreen Askar, Ashley Beerdat, Richa Sharma, and Daniel Ramalho; and live entertainment by Radhika Baskar, Grenville Pinto and Peter Mathers. Enjoy free appetizers and a complimentary glass of wine with each ticket.
Thank you to our title sponsor, Lakeview Village.
The Art Gallery of Mississauga (AGM) is a public, not-for-profit, art gallery located in the Mississauga Civic Centre, right on Celebration Square and across from Square One Shopping Centre. The AGM is proud to admit people free of charge, serve communities, and provide positive visual art experiences for all visitors and is generously supported by the City of Mississauga, the Ontario Arts Council, the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Trillium Foundation, private citizens and its members.
The AGM provides platforms for exhibitions, collections and experimentation in contemporary culture with a recent focus on artists and cultural producers from Indigenous, newcomer and youth communities. Through a broad range of educational programs, artist projects and other forms of critical dialogue, the AGM seeks to transcend traditional disciplinary boundaries, foster community, and provide spaces where alternative modes of thought are supported and activated in tangible ways.
The Art Gallery of Mississauga (AGM) would like to acknowledge and give thanks to the land on which we work. The AGM has the privilege of operating in the territory of the Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation and homeland of the Wendat, Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee nations.