Please join us for the 2017 Environmental Defence Gala as we celebrate over 30 years of leading environmental change in Canada. We are pleased to welcome renowned photographer Edward Burtynsky and award winning film makers Jennifer Baichwal and Nick de Pencier as our keynote speakers this year. They will be discussing their latest collaborative project—Anthropocene, the third in a trilogy following Manufactured Landscapes and Watermark.
Click here to see highlights of the 2016 Gala.
Thu, February 9, 2017
6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
The Bram & Bluma Appel Salon
Toronto Reference Library
789 Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario M4W 2G8
TABLES OF 10: $3,500*
The funds raised by the Gala will help Environmental Defence continue to invest in change that transforms the way we consume our precious resources and moves us towards a clean economy.
This fundraising event also helps ensure that other Environmental Defence events are free to attend.
*Receive a charitable tax receipt for $150 per ticket. Receive a charitable tax receipt for $2,000 per table
Edward Burtynsky is known as one of Canada’s most respected and decorated photographers. Focused on global industrial landscapes, his images are featured in the collections of over sixty major museums around the world.
Jennifer Baichwal has been directing and producing documentaries for over 20 years. Her award-winning films have garnered national and international praise.
Nick de Pencier is a director, producer and cinematographer with Mercury Films. His critically acclaimed work has been featured internationally at world-renowned film festivals.