Check out what Calgary’s emerging artists have created during the school year at the bi-annual Show + Sale presented by the Alberta University of the Arts Students’ Association – AUArts SA (formerly Alberta College of Art + Design Students’ Association – ACADSA).
The Alberta University of the Arts Students’ Association Spring Show + Sale is a public art market that showcases student work from the university’s departments including Painting, Drawing, Glass, Jewellery + Metals, Fibre, Printmaking, Sculpture, Media Arts, Photography, Ceramics, and Design. All proceeds support the ACAD student body.
The event usually takes place in November and March of each year. This unique public art market invites you to view and purchase over 3000 pieces of handmade works.
Whatever your preferred form, you’ll find it here: paintings, photographs, drawings, prints, ceramics, glass, fibre, jewellery, sculpture and more!
The First Night Fundraiser
The First Night Fundraiser offers you an exclusive, private viewing and sale of over 3,000 original pieces, showcasing work from each of ACAD’s disciplines of study. Whatever your preferred medium, you’ll find it here: Paintings, photographs, drawings, prints, glass, fibre, jewellery, sculpture, ceramics and more!
Along with local creatives, arts supporters and light refreshments from National Beer Hall, you can expect advanced access to over 3,000 original artworks and conversation with the artists in attendance.
Who is it for?
All ages/Adults on
Tickets : Fundraiser: $25
Show + Sale: Entrance by Donation
Proceeds from ticket purchases directly support AUArts students with programming that includes entrepreneurial training through seminars and workshops and funds student scholarships. Students receive the proceeds from the sale of their work during the event, with a portion supporting AUArts SA’s student programming.
How to get tickets?
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time: Fundraiser
March 28, 2019 | 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Show + Sale Weekend Market
March 29, 2019 | 12:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
March 30, 2019 | 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Venue: Main Mall, Alberta University of the Arts
1407 14th Ave. NW, Calgary
Public transport accessible