Apr. 23 2019
C Magazine Contemporary Art Auction 2019

6 pmMOCA Toronto
158 Sterling Rd

6:00 PM Doors Open
7:30 PM Live Auction
9:00 PM DJ – Luis Jacob

$125 Single Ticket
$400 Group of Four

The 15th Annual C Magazine Contemporary Art Auction features more than 50 artworks generously donated by artists whose work reflects C Magazine’s mandate to provide a vital international forum devoted to the advancement of important conversations in contemporary art, led by Canadians.

With work by Barry Ace, Lorna Bauer, Irene Bindi, Shannon Bool, Amanda Boulos, Mike Bourscheid, Sandra Brewster, Jennifer Carvalho, Patrick Cruz, Sarah Davidson, Erika DeFreitas, Chloë Lum & Yannick Desranleau, Myriam Dion, Emily Vey Duke &, Cooper Battersby, André Ethier, Liza Eurich, FASTWÜRMS, Mark Ferkul, Laura Findlay, Kaley Flowers, Nika Fontaine, Ben Freedman, Nadia Gohar, Mike Goldby, Angela Grauerholz, Destiny Grimm, Jessica Groome, Randy Grskovic, Iris Häussler, Colleen Heslin, Qendrim Hoti, Jeremy Jansen, Daniel Langevin, Ness Lee, Ginette Legaré, Micah Lexier, An Te Liu, Annie MacDonell, Niall McClelland, Abby McGuane, John Monteith, Kim Neudorf, Public Studio, Shakeel Rehemtulla, Jasmine Reimer, Brian Rideout, Jon Sasaki, Callum Schuster, Lou Sheppard, Sean Ross Stewart, Beth Stuart, Joani Tremblay, Renée Van Halm, Jim Verburg, Joy Walker and Kendra Yee.

Funds raised at the C Magazine Auction directly support the publication of C Magazine and the presentation of related educational programming. C Magazine commissioned art writing and projects from more than 100 contributors this year, and present the work of hundreds of artists, curators and art professionals. Charitable donation receipts will be issued by C The Visual Arts Foundation to purchasers who bid in excess of the estimated value, and participating artists will also receive a portion of the sales.

The first 25 ticket purchasers, plus an additional 5 selected by draw during the auction, as well as supporting donors, receive the Gattuso Edition Pet rock by Vanessa Maltese, generously supported by La Fondation Emmanuelle Gattuso.

Gattuso Edition
Vanessa Maltese
Pet rock
Patinated bronze,
lacquer, enamel paint
Edition of 55 unique pieces + 1AP

This year’s auction is presented with the generous support of La Fondation Emmanuelle Gattuso, The Kavelman-Fonn Foundation, our in-kind sponsors AXA Art Insurance, Bonhams Canada, Chair-man Mills, Henderson’s Brewing Co., the Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto, Maker Technical Sculpture Services, Museumpros Art Services, Sonic Print, and Toronto Image Works. We are also grateful to our Supporting Donors-to-date Peter Goring, Joyce + Alec Monro, Julia + Gilles Ouellette-and the donating artists and their respective galleries, as well as our auction patrons and volunteers.

Charitable tax receipts are issued for donations, tickets and art purchases in excess of their market value by C The Visual Arts Foundation (charitable no. 88643 1162).

Questions? Please contact Kate Monro, Publisher of C Magazine at info at

The Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto is an accessible space.