Art Collection

Briercrest was the recipient of a donated art collection in 1998. There was over 3200 individual pieces of art in this collection. Over 200 pieces have been sold or are in use. Many offices and other rooms on campus showcase various pieces of the collection. The bulk of the collection has been in storage and the School has now decided to sell it.

There are 50 different artists, 45 of which are Canadian and 5 international. 5 are First Nations, 8 are photographers, 6 are print series including 1 wood cut artist. 1 is a cartoonist, 1 used mushrooms to create his designs and 1 was a designer of travel posters. There are oils, water colours, pastels, mixed media, and pencil sketches. There are photographs of tree planting, and architecture. There are abstracts, Maritime landscapes, water colour sunsets, animals, trees, mushrooms and a lot more.

Browse through the pictures; it is a beautiful world of colour and perception. Enjoy.

Saskatchewan Online Art Auction

Bidding Now Open! The fall Saskatchewan Art Auction is on now, with bidding ending November 20th.

Bidding is available through the Saskatchewan Network for Art Collecting dedicated auction site, and through the Invaluable platform.

---Over 300 original artworks are on offer by Saskatchewan greats like Joe Fafard, Michael Lonechild, Dorothy Knowles, Ernest Lindner, Wilf Perreault, Bob Millard, Sanford Fisher, James Henderson, Dorothy Martin and Mel Bolen, along with Canadians masters like Alex Janvier, AJ Casson, Douglas Elliott and many more.

And over 100 of these artworks are being offered on behalf of Saskatchewan charities – Creative Kids Saskatchewan, Grandmothers 4 Grandmothers, Saskatchewan African Canadian Heritage Museum, Cathedral Village Arts Festival, Briercrest College Scholarship Fund, Indigenous Christian Fellowship, Amakon Women Empowerment – with 90% of the hammer price going to the designated charity.

 

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