Winnipeg's premier gala event of the year!
The Collection on View
Gallery Ball 2011
Saturday October 15, 2011
Although the Ball is sold out, donations can still be made to support the WAG's many Youth Programs —summer art camps, art classes, Family Sunday, school visits, Young Weekends. If you would like to donate, go to Donate or contact Pam Simmons, Director of Development, 789-1768.
Her little black dress. His black tie.
It’s an unforgettable evening for both of you!
Saturday, October 15
- 6pm Champagne Reception
- 6:30pm Live Auction
- 7pm Dinner
For the first time, Gallery Ball guests will be dining in the splendour of the permanent collection galleries, surrounded by masterworks spanning six centuries. Your black tie evening will include complimentary valet parking, live and silent auctions, entertainment in the galleries, and features the exhibition William Kurelek: The Messenger.
This year's theme, inspired by the works in the WAG's collection, comes to life through the deft skills and creative acument of celebrated Winnipeg artist and architectural designer Ben Wasylyshen. The galleries will be transformed into five lush dining spaces, separate in theme, yet joined to allow flowing movement throughout the building. They will be accented by amagical floral displays created by seven of the city's leading floral designers.
Individual tickets $225, Corporate Table (8 people) $2,500
Please contact Doren Roberts at 789-1765 to purchase tickets.
Corporate table sponsors: 5468796 architecture, Akman Construction, Alpha Masonry, Bird Construction, BMO, Border Glass, Cibinel Architects Ltd, Crosier Kilgour & Partners Ltd, Granny's Poultry, Great West Life Assurance Company, Jory Capital Inc., LM Architectural Group, Loewen, Arthur Mauro and Naomi Levine, Mayberry Fine Art, Parrish & Heimbecker, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Richardson International ltd., RBC Royal Bank, Verne Reimer Architecture Inc., Sigurdson McFadden & Associates, Tetra Tech, University of Manitoba - Office of the VP Scotiabank Winnipeg Foundation
Tuesday through Sunday 11am - 5pm
Friday 11am - 9pm
Open on the following holidays:
- Victoria Day
- Canada Day
- August Civic Holiday
- Remembrance Day (open 1-5pm)
- Christmas Eve
- Boxing Day
- New Year's Day
- Louis Riel Day
Closed on the following holidays:
- Easter Monday
- Labour Day
- Christmas Day