Benefête | Fundraising event and silent auction in support of Gallery TPW
Time & Location
Jun 08, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Ace Hotel Toronto (Interspace (B2 level), 51 Camden St, Toronto, ON, M5V 1V2, Canada
About the event
We are delighted to invite you to a new fundraising event in support of Gallery TPW’s programming! Please join us for a celebratory cocktail party and silent auction at the Ace Hotel Toronto, with special honouree Michèle Pearson Clarke!
Proceeds from ticket sales and the silent auction will go towards Gallery TPW’s charitable mandate, allowing us to meaningfully support artists and promote a space for exhibitions, screenings, performances, commissioned writing and educational programs.
Artist talk with Michèle Pearson Clarke and Gabrielle Moser at 6:30pm
Ticket quantities limited. We recommend purchasing by May 24th.
Supporters + Tom Hsu print
Includes admission to event, plus limited edition print by Tom Hsu (see image below). Prints will be available to collect at Benefête.
Supporters + Tizzi Tan print
Includes admission to event, plus limited edition print by Tizzi Tan (see image below). Prints will be available to collect at Benefête.
Supporters + Clea Gee print
Includes admission to event, plus limited edition print by Clea Christakos-Gee (see image below). Prints will be available to collect at Benefête.
finger tip on bud, 2019
16 x 24 inches, edition of 15
Tom Hsu is an artist currently residing and working in unceded Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh territories in Vancouver. His practice is rooted in analogue photography, allowing him to extend into made, found and choreographic sculpture, all of which deal with the everyday and mundane.
8 x 11 inches, edition of 15
Clea is a visual artist holding a BFA in Photography Studies from Toronto Metropolitan University. Her practice is grounded in analogue photography, portraiture and collage.
Heat Whirl, 2019
11 x 7 inches, edition of 15
Tizzi Tan is a multi-disciplinary lens-based artist. Her artistic explorations focus on the situations of individuals and nature under the influence of social change.
Q: Will food and drinks be served?
A: Yes! There will be a cash bar and complimentary hors d'oeuvre to accommodate different dietary restrictions.
Q: Are tickets refundable?
A: As this is a fundraiser, all tickets are final sale. To inquire about ticket transferability, please contact, Executive Director, Noa Bronstein at noa @ gallerytpw.ca.
Q: I can't attend but the auction sounds intriguing. Can I still bid?
A: Yes! The online auction will go live on our website on June 5th. To request a reminder and link for the launch, please contact, Executive Director, Noa Bronstein at noa @ gallerytpw.ca.
Q: I would love to top up my ticket purchase with a donation. Is that possible?
A: Yes and thank you! Donations can be made here! You will automatically receive a charitable receipt once completed.