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2016 Off the Hook: Silent Art Auction
November 18, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Off The Hook: Silent Art Auction
Friday, November 18, 2016, 7 to 11 pm
Auction Preview: November 12 to 18 during Gallery hours
Public Tour of Auction Highlights: November 16, 6 to 7 pm
Tickets: $50 (online order below)
On November 18 at the MacLaren Art Centre in downtown Barrie, over 150 artworks by more than 100 artists from across Ontario will fill the galleries for the 26th annual Off the Hook: Silent Art Auction. Bidders can also try their luck at winning gift certificates, jewellery and a selection of great prizes from local retailers. Add appetizers and desserts from Barrie’s best restaurants and you have all the ingredients for a great evening that also raises funds for the MacLaren’s programming and supports the work of regional artists. Join us for a free tour of the art auction highlights on Wednesday, November 16 from 6 to 7 pm led by artist Gary Evans, MacLaren Associate Curator Renee van der Avoird and MacLaren Development Associate Sheila Delaney.
Artists who have generously contributed artworks to this year’s auction include: Edith Abel-Dakovic, Robert Achtemichuk, Peter Adams, Jaime Angelopoulos, Walter Bachinski, Matt Bahen, Rachel Bradbury, Pauline Bradshaw, Jason Brown, Marlene Bulas, Jane Burns, Sheila Butler, Nadine Carr, Frances Cockburn, Stephen Cruise, Teresa Cullen, Cathy Daley, John Delves, John Gould, Sadko Hadzihasanovic, Sarah Hawley, Robert Hengeveld, April Hickox, Fred Hummel, Leonora Husveti-Frenette, Ruth Irvine, Janet Jones, Gita Karklins, Nancy Kembry, Mara Korkola, Joan LeBoeuf, John Lennard, Bogdan Luca, Jeanette Luchese, Sharon MacKinnon, Virginia Mak, Robert Marchessault, Ilyana Martinez, Trevor McDonnell, Joanna McEwen, Claudia Mandler McKnight, Charles Meanwell, Hazel Meyer, Laura Moore, Marlene Hilton Moore, Stu Oxley, Jill Price, Janet Read, Milena Roglic, Cheryl Ruddock, Jonathan Sadowski, Jon Sasaki, Ron Shuebrook, Ryan Sobkovich, Amy Switzer, Alice Tiechert, Michael Vickers, Regina Williams, Kate Wilson, Olexander Wlasenko and many more.
All of the works in the auction are on display at the MacLaren from November 12 to 18. Auction tickets are $50 each and can be purchased below!