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Live Auction Event Tickets

72 Perth Avenue

20 September 2022

$150 Single Ticket

$500 Group of Four

Live Auction Event Tickets

72 Perth Avenue

20 September 2022

$150 Single Ticket

$500 Group of Four

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September 20, 2022 5:30 PM EDT to 11:30 PM EDT
72 Perth Avenue, Toronto, ON  M6R 2C2

18th Annual C Magazine

Contemporary Art Auction

Online Auction

Bidding for Silent Auction Lots

Advance Bidding for Live Auction Lots

9 - 20 September 2022

Live Auction

20 September 2022

72 Perth Avenue, Toronto

Doors Open 5:30pm | Paddle Auction 7:00pm

Ticket $150 | Group of 4 $500

The auctions feature over 60 artworks generously donated by artists whose work reflects our mandate to provide a forum for Canadian-led conversations in contemporary art. Funds raised will directly support the online and print publication of the magazine and related educational programming. C Magazine commissions more than 120 artists, writers, and thinkers each year and presents the work of hundreds more. Admission includes complimentary food, bar, and a subscription to C Magazine.

The first 50 ticket purchasers and donors receive:

The Gattuso Edition, Tortoise Egg by Eunice Luk. Each ticket includes complimentary food and bar, and a subscription to C Magazine. The Gattuso Edition is generously supported by La Fondation Emmanuelle Gattuso. Learn more about artist at

Please review the details of the auctions below.


Please read the full terms and conditions of participation.

The C Magazine Auction is composed of both an Online Auction and a Live Auction. Silent Auction artworks within the Online Auction will be bid upon exclusively online. Items for the Silent Auction are each labelled “Silent.” Live Auction artworks within the Online Auction will accept advanced bids online, and final bids at the live event on 20 September, 2022 EDT. Items for the Live Auction are each labelled “Live.”


Online bidding for all artworks opens Friday, 9 September at 6 pm EDT.

Silent Auction Lots #01-40

Bidding for Silent Auction artworks will close on

Tuesday, 20 September at 9:30 pm EDT.

Live Auction Lots #41-62

Advanced Bidding for Live Auction artworks will end online on

Tuesday, 20 September at 12 pm EDT, to resume in person.


Bidding on the Live Auction artworks will resume in-person at

72 Perth Avenue in Toronto on Tuesday, 20 September at 7 pm EDT for auction ticket holders, absentee, and phone-in bidders.

If you wish to bid remotely on the Live Auction works, we would be pleased to provide a dedicated telephone bidder, or you can register a confidential Absentee Bid, where the Auctioneer will execute bids on your behalf during the Live Auction. To request a telephone bidder or to place a confidential Absentee Bid before the event, please contact Kate at before Tuesday, 20 September at 7 pm EDT.

Charitable tax receipts are issued by C The Visual Arts Foundation (charitable no. 88643 1162) for the portion of an auction art purchase over their estimated market value, and for tickets, less $50 per attendee. Participating artists will also receive a portion of the sales. 

Presented with the generous support of La Fondation Emmanuelle Gattuso for the Gattuso Edition, Castlepoint Numa for 72 Perth Avenue, Cowley Abbott for auctioneer services provided by Perry Tung, Akasha Art Projects, Akau Framing, Griffin Art Delivery, The Kalaman Group, Museumpros Art Services, Smokestack, and Superframe, for framing and fine art services, and with thanks to Akimbo, and Waddington’s for promotional support.

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C Magazine
C Magazine is an international art quarterly devoted to promoting critical discussion about contemporary art. C Magazine is published by C The Visual Arts Foundation, a registered charitable organization established to present ideas, advance education and document contemporary visual art and artist culture. C acknowledges the financial support of the Government of Canada, the Canada Council for the Arts and the Ontario Arts Council. Visit to learn more and read the publication.
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