a photo from last year's Splash Art Auction, courtesy of Arts Umbrella

This year marks the 30th anniversary of Splash, one of Vancouver’s most established charitable art auctions. Now set in a stunning new downtown venue at CBC Vancouver, Splash 2012 will be inspired by the glamour of the silent film era and will undoubtedly be a magical night dedicated to celebrating the past, present and future of Arts Umbrella.

Saturday, October 13, 2012
CBC Vancouver, 700 Hamilton Street
6:30pm on into the night
MC: Gloria Macarenko (co-host, CBC News Vancouver)

The following artists will have artwork on auction:
Carole Arnston - Athena Bax - Judson Beaumont - Shannon Belkin - Bratsa Bonifacho - Jane Brookes - David Burdeny - Bobbie Burgers - Edward Burtynsky - Chris Charlebois - Joe Coffey - Cara Cole - Bradley Corman - Pierre Coupey - Jack Darcus - Franco DeFrancesca - Michael den Hertog - Jane Everett - Jamie Evrard - Mark Gaskin - Dina Goldstein - Gabryel Harrison - Fred Herzog - Joshua Jensen-Nagle - Patricia Johnston - Marie Khouri - Chris Langstroth - Jolina Linden - Casey McGlynn - Steven Nederveen - Suzanne Northcott - Markian Olynyk - Glenn Payan - Ross Penhall - Andre Petterson - Geoff Rees - Mario Sabjak - Stuart Slind - Gordon Smith - Mike Svob - Tracey Tarling - Erika Toliusis - Marleen Vermeulen - Ken Wallace - David Wilson - Paul Wong - Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun - Ann Zielinski

... additionally up for grabs is a European vineyard cruise and a private tour, talk, and culinary feast hosted by Winsor Gallery!

Tickets include dinner, wine and cocktails, admission to the auction and after-party, and complimentary valet parking. You can purchase them on the Splash website, here.