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Sketch: Art Auction and Sale 2020 [Cancelled]

March 13 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm


In light of the latest developments on COVID-19 and in response to concerns expressed by members of the public, SAW regrets to announce the cancellation of its fundraising event SKETCH, which was scheduled to take place on Friday, March 13 from 7PM to 2AM.
As an alternative to the planned event, SKETCH will take place in a different form: the public is invited to visit SAW during its regular opening hours of Tuesday-Saturday, 11AM-6PM, between March 14 and April 3, to purchase works from the art sale section of SKETCH and to view works from its silent auction section. The public will be able to bid on the auction works online, through a site to be announced next week.
FAME, the karaoke afterparty for SKETCH, will be rescheduled to a more suitable time.

Artists, illustrators and designers from Canada and around the world band together for a fundraiser like no other in Ottawa-Gatineau!
Patrons can choose from the hundreds of works available in every style imaginable! With many works priced affordably, starting at only $10, SKETCH is the perfect place to purchase one-of-a-kind treasures for your lovers, friends and family.

All funds raised at SKETCH this year will go toward SAW’s new circumpolar research and production space, the Nordic Lab, which will open in June 2020. The Nordic Lab is the second and final phase of SAW’s ambitious expansion project and will feature a new studio for visiting artists and a state-of-the-art screen printing production facility.

SKETCH will be followed by a karaoke night featuring vocalists from Ottawa and Gatineau’s best bands, hosted by the one-and-only Remi Royale.

Tickets: $15 in advance / $20 at the door. Includes a cocktail courtesy of Top Shelf Distillers and food by Café Sucré and Bread and Roses Bakery

Silent auction and sale: 7PM-10PM
After-party and sale: 10PM-2AM

Sponsors: Café Sucré, Bread and Roses, Top Shelf Distillers, Wallack Galleries, Central Art Garage and Collective Arts Brewing


Silent auction: Barry Ace, Joi T. Arcand, Kudluajuk Ashoona, Simon Brascoupe, Julie Caissie, Jeffrey Cheung, Dave Cooper, Nic Cooper, Kristina Corre, Olooreak Etungat, Adrian Göllner, Greta Grip, Michael Harrington, Alootook Ipellie, Meelia Kelly, Simeonie Kopapik, Charlene Lau Ahier, Andrew Morrow, Amy Penner, Ulayu Pingwartok, Napachie Pootoogook, Dale Lancaster Ronson, Pauojoungie Saggiak, Blair Sharpe, Guillermo Trejo, Winnie Truong, Howie Tsui, Tavi Weisz + Justin Wonnacott

Art sale: Bernard Aimé Poulin, Ashley Andrews, Kim Alpert, Hunter Anderson, Tiffany April, Siobhán Arnott, Pascale Arpin, Ashton, Gabriela Avila Yiptong, Kat Aylor, Gabor Bata, Danielle Beaulieu, Alex Beaver, Christina Bell, Diane Bond, Julea Boswell, Marianne Brown, Jackie Carter, Gayle Collins, Kristina Corre, Véronique Couillard, Stephen Cousins, Cindy Deachman, Krasi Dimtch, Danielle Doucet, Pat Durr, Robin Dziekan, Assel El-Rayes, Karen Espig, Peter Evanchuck, Ken Finch, Stéphanie Fitzgerald, Lauren Foster-MacLeod, Tony Fouhse, Tami Galili, Caroline Gomersall, Mariam Hachem, Alexander Heemskerk, Suzan Hill, Zainab Hussain, Emily Janek, JFNo, Marieke Kirsten Douma, Helene Lacelle, Doris Lamontagne, LES666, Chelsea Li, Siobhan Locke, LOST PARADIGM (Yves M. Larocque + Monica Marquez), Jemimah Lorissaint, Normand Lucien, Alisdair MacRae, Natalie Maisonneuve, Maren, Deborah Margo, Elizabeth Marshall, Daniel Martelock, Julie Mercantini, Madeleine Merritt, Sabine Modder, Alyssa Neelin, Twee-2 Nguyen, Helen Nhan, Yu Ni, Sharon Odell, Mat O’Hara, Astral Orphan, Shawn Philip Hunsdale, Gregory Pilsworth, Isabelle Poirier, John-David Powell, Rene L Price, Lynnda Proulx, Edgar Rene Hernandez, Pierre Richardson, René X. Rivard, Pier Rodier, Maureen Rooney Mitchell, Joel Secter, Ruth Secunda, Hannah Sekerka, Tong Shen, Coco Simone Finken, Woo Woo Sounds, Stefan St-Laurent, Alina Stopa, Andrea Stokes, Dr. Michael Strangelove, Rémi Thériault, Christine Timmermans, Candide Uyanze, Annika Walsh, Malika Welsh Burelle, Geoff Wonnacott + Margaret Zeng

Invited karaoke vocalists: Rita Carter, Philippe Charbonneau (Scattered Clouds), Deelo (Garçons), Yolande Laroche (Pony Girl), Lesley Marshall (Bonnie Doon, Ginny), JF NO (FET.NAT) + Catriona Sturton

Photos from 2018 event.


March 13
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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