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First Night Fundraiser: AUArts Students' Association Fall 2019 Show + Sale

Alberta University of the Arts

Friday, 22 November 2019 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM (MST)

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
General Admission 5-8pm
Your ticket purchase directly supports AUArts students, so thank you! ***Please note that in consideration of the environment, a printed ticket is NOT required and a digital guestlist for admission will be available at the registration tables.***
22 Nov 2019 $25.00 $2.54
Exclusive Access & Studio Tours Experience 1-5pm
Enjoy an educational, behind-the-scenes experience with our new Exclusive Access and Studio Tours at the First Night Fundraiser of our Students’ Association Show & Sale. All proceeds support the AUArts General Student Scholarship Endowment, benefiting a diverse range of students annually. Donors will interact with students and faculty, touring the Glass and Fibre workshops, enjoy a Curator's Tour of the exhibition Thing to Wear, lead by Jolie Bird and featuring work from retiring faculty Bill Morton and community members under his mentorship. Donors will have first access to purchase artwork from the Show + Sale and will leave with their choice of a glass ornament made by the AUArts Glass student group. Purchase includes the experience for two people and a charitable tax receipt for $250. Full experience details can be found at AUArts.ca/show-sale and further questions can be directed to AUArts' Manager, Development via Lindsay.Paul@auarts.ca
22 Nov 2019 $500.00 $31.45
General AUArts Student Scholarship Donation
All donations support the AUArts general student scholarship fund, and donations over $20 (excluding fees) are eligible to receive a charitable tax receipt. To receive this benefit, please provide a current mailing address and allow 4-6 weeks for processing. Thank you for your generous support of AUArts students!
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Join us in supporting Calgary's emerging creatives at Alberta University of the Arts (formerly Alberta College of Art and Design) Students' Association semiannual student market, Show & Sale.  The First Night Fundraiser offers you an exclusive, private viewing and sale of 3000+ original pieces, showcasing work from each of AUArts' disciplines of study.  Whatever your preferred medium, you'll find it here: Paintings, photographs, drawings, prints, glass, fibre, jewellery, sculpture, ceramics and more! 

 

Proceeds from ticket purchases directly support AUArts students with scholarships and programming that includes entrepreneurial training through seminars and workshops. Students receive proceeds from the sale of their work during the event, with a portion supporting AUArts Students' Association programming. 

 

New to the Show & Sale this year, patrons can purchase an Exclusive Access and Studio Tour experience (1-5pm), which includes behind-the-scenes studio tours of the Glass and Fibre workshops and a Curator's Tour of the Illingworth Kerr Gallery exhibition Thing to Wear, featuring work from retiring faculty Bill Morton and community members under his mentorship.  Donors will have first access to purchase works of their choice from the Show & Sale and will take home a unique glass ornament made by the AUArts Student Glass group. The package includes the experience for two people and a charitable tax receipt for $250.  Proceeds will support the AUArts General Scholarship Endowment, which benefits a diverse range of students annually.  Full details can be found at auarts.ca/show-sale and questions can be directed to AUArts' Development Manager via Lindsay.Paul@auarts.ca  

 

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 event (5-8pm). 


Thank you to our sponsors at RBC for supporting the student work experience positions and educational programming associated with Show & Sale!

 

The public market of Show & Sale continues Saturday, November 23 (12-6pm) and Sunday, November 24 (12-4pm) with entrance by donation at the door.  

 

***We invite you to register early, as capacity at this event is limited*** 

 

Alberta University of the Arts is a community of thinkers, shapers, makers and risk takers. We are students, faculty, staff and alumni rich in diversity of culture and thought, challenged to fearlessly explore what moves us, drives us, and implores us to see the world differently. 

 

AUArts Charitable Registration #10669 2981 RR0001

 

Have questions about First Night Fundraiser: AUArts Students' Association Fall 2019 Show + Sale? Contact Alberta University of the Arts

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Alberta University of the Arts
1407 14 Ave NW (3rd Floor Main Mall)
Calgary, AB T2N 4R3
Canada

Friday, 22 November 2019 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM (MST)


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