Online Auction and In-Person Exhibition

June 20 – July 17, 2022
Online Auction:
Bidding Owl, online platform
In-Person Exhibition: Parkview Gallery, Neilson Park Creative Centre

NPCC is excited to present “ADAPT”, our second online, silent art auction!

We invite you to donate up to four pieces of art or craft, enabling the Centre to raise funds to benefit its charitable activities.

If the work is sold, we will issue a tax receipt for the value of the work (fair market value). If it remains unsold, the work will be returned to you.

Please download the fillable. pdf form here.
Please mail or drop off the form at:  Neilson Park Creative Centre, 56 Neilson Drive, Etobicoke, ON M9C 1V7 or email a copy to info@neilsonparkcreativecentre.com

Copies of printed forms are also available at NPCC for pickup.

Timeline and Information

Dates of online auction and in-person exhibition: June 20 – July 17, 2022

Location:
Online at www.biddingowl.com and in-person in NPCC’s Parkview Gallery 

Drop-off dates:
Extended to Sunday, May 22 at 4:30 p.m.

Drop-off times:
Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Friday through Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Photography:
NPCC staff will photograph your work to be uploaded to the Bidding Owl platform.

Size:
We will accept art/craft that does not exceed 36 x 36 inches when displayed.

Dates:
There are no limitations on when the art or craft was created.

Medium:
We will accept all mediums, including sculpture. Please let us know if your work has special hanging or displaying instructions.

Presentation:
Work must be wired and ready to hang or modified to accommodate our hanging system.

Tag information:
For the suggested starting bid, we recommend 25% of the retail value.

Acknowledgement:
Please provide us with your website and/or social media handles: it will be visible to the public on the bidding platform as well as on our social media platforms.

Tax receipt:
If your work is sold, you will receive a tax receipt for the retail value you indicate on the tag information, regardless of the amount of the winning bid. Please indicate the fair market value of your artwork. It is your responsibility to determine the tax implication of this donation on your personal or business tax return. Tax receipts will be mailed before the end of 2022.

Donations:
For a tax receipt, please note that we can only accept work that has been created by you. You may donate artwork by another artist, however, we will be unable to issue a tax receipt.

Checklist
✔ Fillable .pdf form downloaded, completed and returned.
✔ Artwork wired and ready to hang.
✔ Artwork identified by an affixed tag including artist’s name and title of work.
      Extra labels are available here.
✔ Artwork delivered to NPCC between Monday, May 9 to Friday, May 13, 2022 .