A fundraiser for Equinox Vigil 2018
We had a fantastic VIVA! Art Show & Sale. Thanks to everyone who came to see, shop & support Equinox Vigil. BIG thanks to the artists, to the performers & especially to Jarvis Hall Gallery.
Equinox Vigil Presents V!VA! Exhibition & Fundraiser
Jarvis Hall Gallery 333B 36 Ave SE
August 24 to Sept 8
Aug 24 Opening Night 6 pm to 8 pm (sale of artwork begins, first come first opportunity to purchase)
Aug 25 2:00 pm Artist Talk w/ Candace Makowichuk
Aug 24 to Sept 8 Art Show and Sale continues – check Jarvis Hall for gallery hours
Sept 8 Closing Party & Wrapup Art Sale 7:30 -9 pm
Featuring a selection of Equinox Vigil alumni artists along with Candace Makowichuk. the Artist in Residence from The Edmonton Cemeteries.
The fundraising will include a sale of mirrors with frames that are painted, embellished, or redesigned individually by 30 artists.
Each mirror is for sale at $200 and are available for purchase throughout the exhibition (Aug 24 – Sept 8) on a first-come, first-opportunity basis payable in cash, cheque or e-transfer.
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 and Alexandria Inkster. All purchased art will be wrapped and taken home with new owners.
VIVA! Exhibition Artists
Gillian McKercher & Nancy Jo Cullen
Caitlind r.c. Brown & Wayne Garrett
30 VIVA! Mirror Artists