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Third Annual Gala & Benefit Auction



It is with great excitement that we announce that our 2017 Gala Honourees are art historian Rex Butler and artist Judy Watson.

Join us to celebrate the honourees and help the IMA provide Australian and international artists with transformative opportunities for the creation of new work. Our 2017 Benefit Auction features an exciting range of Australian artists and makers. For the first time ever we will also bring you a range of unique behind-the-scenes experiences with art.

Benefit Auction Artists and Makers Include:
Nadine Cameron, Megan Cope, Gerwyn Davies, Julie Fragar, Caitlin Franzmann, Grace Lillian Lee, Ross Manning, Bianca Mavrick, Archie Moore, Tom Nicholson , Ryan Presley, Natasha Schweitzer, Gail Sorronda, Jenny Watson, and Jemima Wyman.

Experiences brought to you by:
The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs, Tasmania Walking Co, Virgin Australia, Halcyon House, Paper Daisy, Auckland Art Gallery, and the Museum of Old and New Art.

2017 Gala Committee Members
Bec Malouf, Courtney Norris, Shay O’Hara-Smith, and Sally Quayle.

2017 Gala Ambassadors
Susan Best, Nicholas Butta, Jerome Batten, Sarah Campbell, Karina Carvalho, Sam Cranstoun, Susannah George, Bettina Groves, Lachlan Henderson, Michael Makras Elie Moubarak, Kevin O’Brien, Ingrid Richards, Marie-Louise Theile, Natasha Schweitzer, Gail Sorronda, and Patricia Szonert.

Gala Partners

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Gala Sponsors

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Purchase Single Ticket ($225)

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Purchase Table - 10 Guests ($2100)

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Or donate to the IMA

For more information

Please contact Jenna Baldock:

phone +61 7 3252 5750