Wangaratta Art Gallery Friends Fundraising Gala: Crafting the Collection

Saturday 6 July  | 6pm – 8pm
Cost – $55. Gallery Friends/Conc – $50

To celebrate and support the 2019 Wangaratta Contemporary Textile Award the Gallery Friends are hosting a gala event of fun, finery and fund raising. The aim of the evening will be to vote on your favourite finalist and assist the Friends to purchase the favoured finalist work from this nationally acclaimed Award.
Join us for this dynamic event that celebrates this Award, the Galleries dedication to collecting contemporary textiles and Wangaratta’s dedication to our textile heritage.
The night begins with drinks and canapé’s in the foyer of the Performing Arts and Conventions Centre.

The funds raised from this evening will specifically go to building the collection.


Fundraiser Raffle – Tickets $10 each

Anita Laurence – A Place in the Country, Lino cut print – $800









David McCabe –  Bush Hut, Water colour – $400








Fleur Rendell – A pitcher of Tulips, Lino cut print – $1000














Kate Gorman – The Drought has broken, Acrylic painting – $2000












Marc Bongers – The Cathedral – Mt Buffalo, Photogravure print – $500










All works are framed. Raffle will be drawn at 8pm 6th July.
Winners will be notified by phone if not present on the night. (Maximum tickets sold 1000).


Call into the Gallery and pick up a few tickets.


rsvp Friday 5  July  03 5722 0865  or book now!


Image: Wangaratta Art Gallery Friends function 2018.