Art4Art: Private Tour of TDS Art Collection in Support of WAG
Winnipeg, Manitoba, June 4, 2019: On Thursday, June 13, 2019, the Associates of the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) will present Art4Art, a fundraiser for the Gallery. Starting at 7:30pm, guests will have the rare opportunity to tour the extensive corporate art collection of Thompson Dorfman Sweatman (TDS), with some of the featured artists in attendance.
Art and design enthusiasts will mingle 17 floors up at the new True North Square. This unforgettable evening will also showcase breath-taking views of Winnipeg’s downtown, and the distinctive design of the TDS Winnipeg office.
• The TDS Art Collection features over 30 unique, locally-sourced pieces.
• Art4Art is a rare opportunity to meet many of the artists and the architects.
• The TDS offices will be transformed with live music from the Doug Edmond Trio, wine selected and presented by Flavia Fernandez Fabio, and hors d’oeuvres.
• Tickets are 100$ and can be reserved at art4art.ca or 204.786.6641. All proceeds in support of the WAG.
Thank you to the Associates of the WAG and Thompson Dorfman Sweatman for hosting this one-of-a-kind event celebrating local art. Corporate collections in Manitoba and Canada inspire the public to connect with the world of art, while supporting artists across the country. We are grateful for the opportunity to share the TDS Collection with the community to benefit art and learning programs at the WAG.
—Dr. Stephen Borys, WAG Director & CEO
The Associates of the WAG are delighted to host this special evening of art and amazing views 17 floors up at True North Square. We are excited about this rare opportunity to meet and mingle with many of the artists and the architects who designed the incredible space. All this while enjoying specially selected wines and light bites. It will be an evening to remember!
—Esme Scarlett and Adele Wortzman, Co-Chairs of the Art4Art Committee
Host Thompson Dorfman Sweatman Law Offices; wine consultant Flavia Fernandez Fabio; Direct Focus Marketing Communications Inc.
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For more information or to arrange interviews, please contact:
Amy Rebecca Harrison
Winnipeg Art Gallery
Winnipeg Art Gallery
The Winnipeg Art Gallery is a cultural advocate using art to connect, inspire, and inform. Playing a dynamic role in the community, we are a place for learning, dialogue, and enjoyment through art. The WAG holds in trust the largest public collection of contemporary Inuit art on earth. To celebrate the art and to honour the Inuit, the WAG is building the Inuit Art Centre, the first of its kind in the world. Opening in 2020, the Centre will bridge Canada’s North and South through exhibitions, research, education, and art making. To learn more visit wag.ca
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