WHEN: April 27-May 10, 2006
WHERE: Givins/Shaw Public School, 180 Shaw Street
Opening Reception: Thursday April 27, 7PM
Exhibition: Friday April 28 – Tuesday May 9, Noon-7PM (free)
Gala Auction: Wednesday May 10, doors 6PM, auction 8PM
Opening Reception: $5 at the door
Gala Auction: $50 in advance or at the door, includes 2 free drink tickets and free entry to Opening Reception
Stellar Living is a unique exhibition and auction featuring over 50 designers’, artists’ and architects’ visions of contemporary urban style. Once again, Canadian and international designers, artists and architects create unique works of furniture, art, fashion, industrial, landscape and interior design items to be auctioned off at a gala fundraising event May 10th in support of Mercer Union Centre for Contemporary Art.
Stellar Living will be held at Givins/Shaw Public School, 180 Shaw Street (north of Queen West). This is the original 1914 Shaw Public School that was closed down in 2000. It is an empty three story architecture wonder located in the heart of the Art + Design District.
The exhibition is free and open to the public, Friday April 28th to Wednesday May 9th, 2006, 12NOON to 7PM. The Opening Reception on Thursday April 27th will celebrate the exhibition opening with artists in attendance, and will feature music, hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. Tickets for the Opening Reception will be available at the door, and are $5. The Exhibition will then be open to the public for viewing for two weeks.