UPwithART 2022

Presented by Van Simpson – Scotia Wealth Management

Online Auction April 19 to 23
Art on view April 16, 17, 21, 22, 23

Taiwo Apampa, Oni-gele, 2022, acrylic on canvas, 24 x 30 in.

UPwithART is back with a hybrid event to support the Unity Project for Relief of Homelessness and Museum London. Celebrate culture, compassion, and community with an online art auction running from TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 7:00 pm to SATURDAY, APRIL 23, 7:00 pm and this year you can view all the art in-person at Museum London. Please register for free at UPwithART.ca to support those who need the most help during this very difficult time.

The 12th Annual UPwithART is back with even more on the floor than ever before. Up for bid are 60 works of art by local, established, emerging, and Unity Project participant artists, ranging in value from $150 – $3,500, all framed / wall-ready. View all the art in-person at Museum London from 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm on April 16,17, 21, 22, 23.

View all the art HERE.

Ed Pien wearing his artist t-shirt.

This year, UPwithART is honoured to welcome Ed Pien (Toronto) as its Guest Artist. Pien will be contributing work to the auction and designing a limited edition t-shirt to be sold online. He will also be presenting an exterior video projection at Museum London (April 22 and 23) and is hosting a workshop with some of the artists whose works are featured in UPwithART.

Winescape Mystery Artist

The beloved Winescape Auction features 12 mystery artist works on paper, each concealing a bottle of quality wine including one extra special bottle valued at $200. Bidders bid on the art they love and then at auction’s close the wine and artists are revealed.

Kim Moodie, Shoreline

Also returning is MONEY NOW where an anonymous donor will match up to $20,000 in donations supporting Unity Project for Relief of Homelessness. With only 250 tickets printed and already on sale, raffle tickets are going fast for an etching by Henry Moore, one of the most important British artists of the 20th century. Purchase 1 for $25 or 5 for $100 HERE.

There’s something for everyone at London’s best arty-party silent art auction fundraiser. Registration for the online auction is free and those who register before midnight on April 19 will be entered in a draw to win a Paddy Gunn O’Brien painting valued at $1,500!

Learn more at UPwithART.ca

The venue includes all of these features:
a) a level entrance or ramp access to enter
b) an accessible washroom
c) wide and unobstructed pathways within the interior
d) an elevator to access multiple levels
e) automatic doors at the entrance
f) accessible parking nearby

For more information, please contact:
Silvia Langer
Tel: 519-494-4360
Email: slanger@unityproject.ca
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