Auction & Event Schedule

Cowley Abbott hosts semi-annual Live Auctions of Important Canadian Art as well as themed online auctions of Canadian and International art, special exhibitions and collector events throughout the year.

We are currently viewing artwork for consideration in our upcoming auctions and we would be happy to speak with you to discuss a potential consignment. To engage in the confidential and complimentary valuation process, we are pleased to offer several options for your ease & convenience:

  • You can e-mail or phone us (toll-free at 1-866-931-8415) to chat with our specialists.
  • You can also complete our Valuation Submission Form if you have images and details of your artwork available for review by our team.
  • We also offer virtual consultation by video chat (Zoom, FaceTime, Google Meet etc.), providing personalized service through distanced means. Contact us for more information or to make arrangements to connect.

If you wish to participate in our auctions and receive notice of our future sales and events, we invite you to Create a Collector Profile and/or Join our Online Mailing List.

(Please note that the schedule and details of our upcoming auctions and events are subject to change.)

Buy Art Now

A selection of artwork available for immediate sale. Prices include Buyer's Premium & we can assist with shipping arrangements (if required).

View & Buy Now

Post War & Contemporary Art

Online Auction
January 18th to February 1st
Consignment Deadline: January 7th

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Canadian Winter

Online Auction
January 18th to February 1st
Consignment Deadline: January 7th

View Now

Still Life & Figural Work

Online Auction
January 18th to February 1st
Consignment Deadline: January 7th

View Now

Canada & Abroad

Online Auction
February 15th to March 1st
Consignment Deadline: January 28th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Three Dimensions

Online Auction
February 15th to March 1st
Consignment Deadline: January 28th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Works on Paper & Prints

Online Auction
February 15th to March 1st
Consignment Deadline: January 28th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Peaks to Prairies: Art of Western Canada

Online Auction
March 8th to 22nd
Consignment Deadline: February 18th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Inuit and First Nations Art

Online Auction
March 8th to 22nd
Consignment Deadline: February 18th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Canadian Group of Painters

Online Auction
March 8th to 22nd
Consignment Deadline: February 18th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Quebec Abstraction

Online Auction
April 5th to 19th
Consignment Deadline: March 18th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Prints, Photography & Multiples

Online Auction
April 5th to 19th
Consignment Deadline: March 18th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

The Canadian Landscape

Online Auction
April 5th to 19th
Consignment Deadline: March 18th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Historical Canadian Art

Online Auction
May 17th to 31st
Consignment Deadline: April 15th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Post-War & Contemporary Canadian Art

Online Auction
May 17th to 31st
Consignment Deadline: April 15th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art

Online Auction
Spring 2021
Consignment Deadline: April 1st

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Spring Auction of International Art

Online Auction
June 14th to 28th
Consignment Deadline: May 12th

Discuss a Potential Consignment

Benefits for the Collector

Purchase artwork through carefully-curated semi-annual Live Auctions of Important Canadian Art and monthly, themed Online Auctions, guided by the advice of our art specialists. 

Our firm features a highly-competitive Buyer’s Premium, as well as a combination of traditional client service and industry-leading technology to provide a collector experience that focuses upon enjoyment, ease-of-use and transparency.

Learn More About Bidding & Buying With Us.

Benefits for the Consignor

Sell artwork with the benefit of boutique, personalized service with national reach through semi-annual Live Auctions of Important Canadian Art & monthly, themed Online Auctions which target and cater to prominent and emerging collectors nationally and outside of our borders. 

Artwork featured in our auctions are subject to standard all-inclusive selling commissions without additional services fees that are usually encountered within the Canadian auction industry.

Learn More About Selling With Us