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2017 Off the Hook Silent Art Auction
November 17, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Off The Hook: Silent Art Auction
Friday, November 17, 7 to 11 pm
Auction Preview: November 11 to 17 during Gallery hours
Public Tour of Auction Highlights: November 15, 6 to 7 pm
Tickets: $50 (online order below) WE WILL HOLD YOUR TICKETS HERE FOR YOU.
On November 17 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 27th annualOff 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 15 from 6 to 7 pm led by artist Gary Evans, MacLaren Associate Curator Emily McKibbon and MacLaren Development Associate Sheila Delaney.
Artists who have generously contributed artworks to this year’s auction include: Robert Achtemichuk, Peter Adams, Matt Bahen, Rachel Bradbury, Pauline Bradshaw, Jason Brown, Marlene Bulas, Jane Burns, Sheila Butler, Frances Cockburn, Stephen Cruise, Teresa Cullen, Tanya Cunnington, John Delves, Michael Farnan, Midori Fullerton, Sean George, James Gillespie, John Gould, Sadko Hadzihasanovic, Sarah Hawley, Denis Hopkins, Fred Hummel, Leonora Husveti-Frenette, Ruth Irvine, Janet Jones, Gita Karklins, Nancy Kembry, Joan LeBoeuf, John Lennard, Jeanette Luchese, Sharon MacKinnon, Virginia Mak, Robert Marchessault, Ilyana Martinez, Claudia Mandler McKnight, Charles Meanwell, Vallery Mokrytzki, Laura Moore, Marlene Hilton Moore, Stu Oxley, Robert Potvin, Jill Price, Janet Read, Milena Roglic, Cheryl Ruddock, Hala Saab, Jonathan Sadowski, Bewabon Shilling, Ron Shuebrook, M.J. Steenberg, Frances Thomas, Alice Tiechert, Regina Williams, Kate Wilson, Olexander Wlasenko and many more.