The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia hosts events throughout the year aimed at raising funds to support exhibitions and public programming.AGNeS Award
Founded in 2007, the AGNeS Award recognizes the commitments of Gallery outstanding patrons and their enduring contributions
to the people of Nova Scotia.ArtRising
This is the after-party following the Sobey Art Award
announcement – the preeminent contemporary art award in Canada. As a
celebration of contemporary Canadian art, it is an annual fundraiser for
the Gallery with proceeds contributing to the purchase of contemporary
Canadian art, including works from the Sobey Art Award shortlisted artists
. Carnivale AGNS
A benefit Gala for the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia featuring circus performers, carnival games, and special guided tours
of the Gallery's collection and vaults. All funds raised support
operating and programming costs, including sustaining art education
programs and outreach for youth at risk.
Antiques Appraisal Experience
The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is pleased to host Bonhams, world renowned fine art auctioneers and valuers for an exclusive antique appraisal event.