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It’s All About ART Online Auction

Presented by George Ripoll, BMO Private Wealth

November 5 to November 20, 9 PM

The It’s All About ART Online Fundraising Auction opens for bidding on Friday, November 5 at 12AM. All items close Saturday, November 20 at 9PM. Scroll down for more information on how to participate, video interviews, and a preview of the artwork available this year.

Go to the Online Auction Website

Join us and our sponsors as we raise funds for our programs which bring inspiring and insightful contemporary art and education to our community. Build your collection with original fine artwork while supporting living artists.

Since our founding by a group of dedicated volunteers in 1974, the AGP has been sustained by the contributions of members and donors. Communities need art, now more than ever. Help us continue in our work of making groundbreaking exhibitions, engaging programs, and invaluable educational opportunities accessible to everyone. Together, we can make it happen!

text on image: it's all about ART online uaction, here's how it works in 5 simple steps: 1. View the full range of art at or come see them in person, our auction preview exhibition opens on October 21, 2. create an account for the auction at, 3. watch our social media and website for details, artist interviews and get ready for the online auction, launching Friday Nov 5, 4. pop some bubble and bid on your favourite pieces. auction closes Saturday Nov 20 at 9pm, 5. Feel all the good feelings knowing that you're supporting the AGP and participating artists. Click on the donate button and purchase a membership

In addition to our Presenting Sponsor: George Ripoll, BMO Private Wealth we’re honoured to welcome LLF Lawyers back as our Event Sponsor.

With their support, along with our Hosting and Auction sponsors, we’ve been able to restructure this annual favourite in response to the needs of our arts community.

News and Updates

The Online Auction is supported with a preview exhibition, opening October 21, 2021.

Distributed October 19, 2021: It’s All About ART Online Auction Media Release

Published October 24, 2021: Check out this editorial from KawarthaNOW on the It’s All About ART Online Auction


Thank you to our 2021 Hosting Sponsors

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This year, we’re offering works by an exceptional roster of artists from the region and beyond who have been engaged with the AGP and our audiences through past exhibitions, the AGP Gallery Shop, the Kawartha Autumn Studio Tour and past fundraisers.

Whether you are a seasoned collector or just starting out, It’s All About ART is a unique opportunity to support artists and our vibrant creative community through the purchase of an original work of contemporary art!

Online Auction Preview


New this year!

We’re offering a series of exciting experiences. Try your hand at curating, learn glass work from an artist or indulge in some of the delicious treats East City has to offer! Check them out:

Other ways to support the AGP

Like most organizations, our ability to earn revenue has been limited by the pandemic. Your contributions ensure that we can continue our great work of connecting audiences with art, inspiring the next generation of artists, and contributing to our vibrant and creative community.


All donations are welcome. Donors will receive a tax receipt for 100% of the donation from

Buy a Membership

Become a member to support the AGP year-round and enjoy specialized member perks at all levels.


Book your visit and see what we’re up to! Check out our great contemporary art exhibitions, peruse the AGP Shop and find something special made by a local artist or Canadian designer.

Thank you to our 2021 Auction Sponsors

Generation Solar

Kim Wood, TD Wealth 

Sentry Health

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