Hadley + MaxwellBunged Open Cube, 2007
silkscreen, 19.5" x 20.5"
image source: the Contemporary Art Gallery website

Coming up this Saturday (November 3rd) is the Contemporary Art Gallery's annual art gala and auction.

Hosted at the spectacular Rosewood Hotel Georgia, the evening will include an art auction that features work by more than 40 of the world's hottest contemporary artists.  All proceeds from the auction will benefit the Contemporary Art Gallery directly -- a crucial endeavour for one of Vancouver's most essential cultural institutions.

The artists who have donated work for auction are:
Marian Penner Bancroft - Thomas Bewick - Eli Bornowsky - Steven Brekelmans - Douglas Coupland - Andrew Cross - Michael Drebert - Marcel Dzama - Brendan Fernandes - Peter Gazendam - Rodney Graham - Adad Hannah - Bradley Harms - Antonia Hirsch - Kim Kennedy Austin - Andrew Kent - Euan Macdonald - Landon Mackenzie - Scott Massey - Hadley + Maxwell - Yunhee Min - Nicole Ondre - Robert Orchardson - Manuel Pina - Elspeth Pratt - Natalie Purschwitz - Jayce Salloum - Kevin Schmidt - Jeremy Shaw - Steven Shearer - Gordon Smith - Jeffrey Spalding - Allan Switzer - Tristan Unrau - Renee Van Halm - George Vergette - Holly Ward - Jeroen Witvliet - Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun - Elizabeth Zvonar

If you're as excited about this as we are, you can find more information can be found on the CAG Auction website