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.)

People & Places

Online Auction
July 6th to 20th
Consignment Deadline: June 11th

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Prints & Works on Paper

Online Auction
July 6th to 20th

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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

Design Showcase

Our new, limited-time sales initiative which presents carefully selected artwork in range of media and visual aesthetics to suit a variety of spaces.

View & Buy Now

The Prints of Sampson Matthews (& Related Work)

Online Auction
August 3rd to 17th
Consignment Deadline: July 9th

Accepting Consignments

Books & Reference

Online Auction
August 3rd to 17th
Consignment Deadline: July 9th

Accepting Consignments

Canadian & International Art

Online Auction
August 3rd to 17th
Consignment Deadline: July 9th

Accepting Consignments

Indigenous & Inuit Art

Online Auction
September 14th to 28th
Consignment Deadline: August 20th

Accepting Consignments

Prints, Photography & Multiples

Online Auction
September 14th to 28th
Consignment Deadline: August 20th

Accepting Consignments

Art of La belle provence

Online Auction
September 14th to 28th
Consignment Deadline: August 20th

Accepting Consignments

October Abstracts

Online Auction
October 12th to 26th
Consignment Deadline: September 10th

Accepting Consignments

Little Pictures

Online Auction
October 12th to 26th
Consignment Deadline: September 10th

Accepting Consignments

Canadian Art

Online Auction
November 16th to 30th
Consignment Deadline: October 15th

Accepting Consignments

Important Canadian Art

Live Auction
Fall 2021 (Date TBA)
Consignment Deadline: September 2021

Accepting Consignments

International Art

Online Auction
Fall 2021 (Date TBA)
Consignment Deadline: October 2021

Accepting Consignments

Books & Reference

Online Auction
December 7th to 14th
Consignment Deadline: November 12th

Accepting Consignments

Holiday Charm

Online Auction
December 7th to 14th
Consignment Deadline: November 12th

Accepting Consignments

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