Off The Hook: Silent Art Auction 2018
Off The Hook: Silent Art Auction
Friday, November 16, 2018
Doors open 7 pm
Preview: November 10 to 16
Get ready for the biggest contemporary art party in Barrie! Off The Hook, the MacLaren’s highly anticipated Silent Art Auction, returns this November with over 150 works of art by more than 100 professional artists from our region. A permanent fixture on the calendars of many, this annual fundraising event offers everyone the opportunity to bid on and take home original artwork as well as a wealth of great finds generously donated by local retailers. Tickets include tasty hors-d’oeuvres and desserts by Barrie’s finest chefs. Cash bar. View a selection of works presented in this year’s Art Auction here.
NEW! Exclusive Silent Auction | Reception for VIP Ticket Holders
Friday, November 16, 6 to 7 pm
VIP Tickets: $100
We’ve added an exclusive silent auction and reception for VIP ticket holders. VIP guests have the unique opportunity to bid on three very special artworks which have been gifted to the MacLaren – including a rare framed Andy Warhol autograph. Also enjoy a complimentary cocktail, appetizers, sweet treats and the chance to socialize before the main auction opens in the MacLaren’s upstairs galleries. VIP tickets include admission to the main auction.
Public Tour of Auction Highlights
November 14, 6 to 7 pm
Join us for a free tour of auction highlights on Wednesday, November 14 from 6 to 7 pm led by artist Gary Evans, MacLaren Curator Emily McKibbon and MacLaren Development Associate Sheila Delaney.Buy your tickets online or in-person at the MacLaren.
Proceeds from this special event support regional artists and MacLaren programmes for children and youth. For sponsorship opportunities, contact Sheila Delaney at 705-720-1044 ext. 226/ firstname.lastname@example.org