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SHOW + SALE

Check out what Calgary’s emerging artists have created during the school year at the bi-annual Show + Sale presented by the Alberta University of the Arts Students’ Association – AUArts SA (formerly Alberta College of Art + Design Students’ Association – ACADSA). The event usually takes place in November and March of each year. 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!

Proceeds from ticket purchases directly support AUArts students with programming that includes entrepreneurial training through seminars and workshops and funds student scholarships. Students receive the proceeds from the sale of their work during the event, with a portion supporting AUArts SA’s student programming.

Want to know more about Show + Sale? Click here to watch our short video

Spring 2019

FIRST NIGHT FUNDRAISER

WHEN: Thursday, March 28th | 5-8pm

WHERE: Alberta University of the Arts (formerly Alberta College of Art + Design) 1407 14 Ave NW, Calgary

The First Night Fundraiser offers you an exclusive, private viewing and sale of over 3,000 original pieces, showcasing work from each of AUArts’ disciplines of study.  Whatever your preferred medium, you’ll find it here: Paintings, photographs, drawings, prints, glass, fibre, jewellery, sculpture, ceramics and more.

Along with local creatives, arts supporters and light refreshments from our sponsors at National Beer Hall, you can expect advanced access to over 3,000 original artworks and conversation with the artists in attendance.

A cash bar supported by Village Brewery will be available for your enjoyment.

>>Click here to purchase tickets

**We invite you to register early, as capacity at this event is limited*** 

WEEKEND MARKET

WHEN:  Friday, March 29 | 12-7pm  +  Saturday, March 30 | 12-4pm

WHERE: Alberta University of the Arts (formerly Alberta College of Art + Design) 1407 14 Ave NW, Calgary

This unique public art market continues. We invite you to view and purchase over 3000 pieces of handmade works.

Entrance by Donation

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

ATM Available on Site


Parking available on campus

Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

J2 Parking Lot – $11

Thank you for your Support

Proceeds from ticket purchases directly support Alberta University of the Arts students with programming that includes entrepreneurial training through seminars and workshops and funds student scholarships. Students receive the proceeds from the sale of their work during the event, with a portion supporting AUArts Students’ Association’s programming.

Fall 2019

Next Show + Sale: March 28-30, 2019

More information to come February 2019!

For Student Participants

2301, 2019

Spring 2019 Show + Sale: Important Dates For Student Participants

January 23rd, 2019|

Thursday, February 14 | 11:00 pm Registration deadline Monday, February 18 | 9:00 am Inventory sheets distributed to participants Thursday, March 7 | 11:59 pm Deadline to submit inventory sheet Tuesday, March 19 | 10:00 am Registration [...]

412, 2018

Thank You For Supporting Show + Sale

December 4th, 2018|

We're a little late, but we want to say thank you to our participating students and everyone who came to our Fall 2018 Show + Sale for helping to make this event so wonderful! If [...]