Shawn Hansen to be Auctioneer for exclusive VIP event at the historic Bow Valley Ranche

Shawn Hansen was recently called by his good friend, Mitzie Wasyliw (past Calgary Citizen of the Year) to be Auctioneer at The Ranche Society’s “The Eye Of The Beholder” event. The event will launch and showcase the newly completed Artisan Gardens, a permanent art gallery in nature featuring 175 original works created by 72 Canadian artists. The evening includes performances by world acclaimed jazz pianist Stu Goldberg and guest appearances by Sherry Kennedy and Gary Luo.

The Eye of the Beholder VIP event will take place on Thursday, April 25 from 6:30 -10:00 pm.

Attendees will enjoy fabulous gourmet food, a live auction and the opportunity to meet participating artists. All artwork is available for sponsorship. Numerous levels are available to create your legacy in perpetuity at the Historical Bow Valley Ranche.

This unique, world class gallery in nature features life size bronzes, carvings, mosaics, paintings and sculptures. Participating artists include Robert Bateman, Vilem Zach, Jeff de Boer, Paul Van Ginkel, Jason Gogo as well as several First Nations artists such as Rocky Barstad, Neepin Auger and Roland Rollinmud to name a few.

Tickets are $75.00 per person.

For more information Email: or Call: 403-278-2595