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  • 2017 MGA Gala Fundraising Dinner & Auction: Eden

2017 MGA Gala Fundraising Dinner & Auction: Eden

29 April 2017

TICKET SALES MUST CLOSE SUNDAY 23 APRIL 

Cocktails: 7.00 pm
Dinner and program: 7:30 pm
Theme: 
Eden
Dress: Black tie with touch of emerald
MC: 
James Mathison

Tickets
Table Sponsorships: (Branded Table): $5,000 (includes a $2,000 evening package plus a donation of $3,000 to MGA)
Tables of 10: $2,000 (includes a $2,000 evening package with an optional donation of up to $3,000 to MGA)
Individual tickets: $500 (includes a $200 evening package with an optional donation of $300 to MGA)
Friends of MGA: $180

Purchase your seat (or a table) HERE


This black-tie occasion promises to be a glamorous evening of beautiful wines and sumptuous cuisine coupled with the exceptional artworks and entertainment.
MGA’s Gala Fundraising Dinner and Auction: Eden makes an important contribution to the gallery’s fundraising efforts. It brings together people from all parts of our community – business groups, Councillors, community members and gallery supporters who love art and contribute to the success of this key fundraising event.

MGA is delighted to announce James Mathison as MC for the 2017 Gala.
James is a highly experienced and successful TV presenter who shot to fame on Australian television as the co-host of Australia Idol. James has hosted three ARIA Awards and quickly became known for his quick wit, charm and comedic abilities

Art Auction
The highlight of the evening is a lively and competitive art auction of generously donated works by prominent Australian photographers, as well as in-kind donations from corporate sponsors across the hospitality and arts sectors. Information about the art auction will be available soo.
The funds raised on the night will assist the gallery’s operations by contributing towards artist and exhibition fees; free education programs; and conserving works from our collection.


 

Current Events/Programs

Forthcoming Events/Programs

  • Bowness Photography Prize - Award Announcement evening
  • Bowness Photography Prize  | Friends of MGA supper talk
  • An analogue afternoon | FotoFilmic'16
  • MGA is CLOSED for Melbourne Cup Day public holiday
  • Bowness Photography Prize - Artist talks
  • Bowness Photography Prize - Artist talks
  • Exhibition launch | John Gollings: The history of the built world
  • Photobook Club Melbourne meetup
  • MGA is CLOSED for Boxing Day public holiday

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