A fundraiser for Equinox Vigil 2018
V!VA! An Exhibit and Fundraiser for Equinox Vigil 2018
Jarvis Hall Gallery 333B 36 Ave SE
August 24 to Sept 8
Opening Night Aug 24
Artist Talk w/ Candace Makowichuk Aug 25 2 pm
Closing Party & Sale Sept 8
Featuring a selection of past Equinox Vigil artists along with Candace Makowichuk. the Artist in Residence from The Edmonton Cemeteries.
The fundraising will include a set-price sale of mirrors that Jarvis has built with frames which will be painted, embellished, or redesigned individually by 30 Calgary artists. The mirrors will be sold for a set price of $150 with $75. to the artist and $75. to expenses for Equinox Vigil 2018. The mirrors will be on exhibit from August 24 and the sale will take place at the closing night party September 8.
The Equinox Vigil costs about $22,000 to stage every year. We pay for artist fees, permits, insurance, porta potties, tea, tents, chairs, volunteer food, supplies, materials. The proceeds from the V!VA! mirror sale will help with these expenses.
The closing night party will include performances by Laura Parken and Brian Jensen. The sale of mirrored artwork will be first come first served from 8 pm to 10:30 pm. Cash, Cheque, MC, VISA, EMT.