Check out what Calgary’s emerging young artists have created during the school year at the Alberta College of Art + Design Students’ Association Show + Sale. This unique public art market invites you to view and purchase over 3000 pieces of handmade works. Whatever your preferred form, you’ll find it here: paintings, photographs, drawings, prints, ceramics, glass, fibre, jewellery, sculpture and more!

All proceeds support the ACAD student body.

Winter 2016


WHEN: Thursday, November 17 from 5 to 8 p.m.

WHERE: ACAD Main Mall (1407, 14 Avenue NW)

The First Night Fundraiser is an exclusive viewing and sale of ACAD student work, along with exceptional company, inspiring conversation and exquisite refreshments. Proceeds from your $25 ticket purchase directly supports ACAD students with programming.

Tickets Available Soon!


WHEN:  Friday, November 18 from 12 to 7 p.m. + Saturday, November 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

WHERE: ACAD Main Mall (1407, 14th Avenue NW)

Entrance by Donation

Accepted methods of payment at the event are Visa, Mastercard, Discovery, American Express and cash.

Parking available at ACAD

J2 Parking Lot

$7 Cash

Important Dates For Student Participants:

Thursday, Sept 29 | 1:15pm
Registration Workshop – Mandatory
@ Stanford Perrot Lecture Theatre

Thursday, Oct 13 | 1:15pm
Inventory Workshop – Mandatory
@ Stanford Perrot Lecture Theatre

Thursday, Oct 20 | 2:30 pm
Pricing Artist Talk | Lecture Theatre (optional)

Sunday, Oct 30 | 11pm
Inventory and document submission deadline

Wednesday, Nov 2-10 | 10-4pm
Sign up for volunteer positions

Wednesday, Nov 9-10 | 10-4pm

Inventory tag pickup | ACADSA office

Friday, Nov 10 | 4 pm
Deadline to sign up for volunteer hours

Monday, Nov 14 | 10am-5pm
Work Drop off Painting, Photo, Print, Drawing, Design, MADT

Tuesday, Nov 15 | 10am-5pm
Work Drop off Sculpture, Ceramics, Fibre and Glass

Thursday, Nov 17 | 11am-4pm
Installation Jewellery + Metals

Thursday, Nov 17 | 5-8pm
First Night Ticketed Fundraiser Event

Friday, Nov 18 | 12-7pm
Show + Sale entrance by donation

Saturday, Nov 19 | 10-4pm
Show + Sale entrance by donation

Saturday, Nov 19 | 4-8pm
De-install of Show + Sale

Monday, Nov 21 | 10-2pm
Final work pick up