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Paint Jam 2019

Come be social in a dynamic atmosphere with upbeat music, appetizers, cocktails, prizes, silent Auction throughout the night! Network & witness live art from different Ottawa local artists. This is an event you don’t want to miss out on! Proceeds will be donated to Cheo!

Tracing Time

Artist Statement Tracing Time is a series of art works that reflects my interest in the evolving interplay between identity and the aging process. It is a multilevel exercise that involves visual, technical and personal considerations. Visually, the work is an unscripted narrative based on blown-up photographs of my own skin. Using graphite, acrylic wash, […]

“Play” Solo Art Exhibition – An Nguyen- Shenkman Arts Center

The Ottawa community is invited to “Play,” a solo art exhibition running from July 25th to August 27, 2019 at the Shenkman Arts Center (Trinity Gallery, Salon A). This art show features over 20 paintings of jazz musicians and cityscapes from around the world and investigates the connection between music and travel. Each painting is inspired by […]

Israeli Film Festival 2019

The Canadian Film Institute presents the Israeli Film Festival annually, in collaboration with the Israeli Cultural Forum (Vered Israel Cultural and Educational Program, and Jewish Community Council of Ottawa / Vaad Ha’ir Canada Israel Cultural Foundation) and the Embassy of Israel. Each year, the Israeli Film Festival brings premieres of the best contemporary Israeli cinema […]

Intro to Fluid Acrylics!

Did you ever wish you could make fantastic one of a kind abstract at? Let’s do it. We’ll be using fluid acrylics to make gorgeous individual poured pieces.  Check out some photos from previous pour here! This workshop is suitable for all skill levels and the registration fee covers all the materials to make one […]

La Tulipe by Brigitte Lebouthillier

Lorimer Gallery presents La Tulipe by Brigitte Lebouthillier. Opening Reception May 10 6-8pm. Show Runs May 11 – June 15. Brigitte LeBouthillier’s unique art is fascinating for its shapes, movement, textures and global structure. A virtual explosion of colour and movement exudes from her paintings. An illustration of the originality, depth, and sensitivity of the […]

VERNISSAGE: I Am Stain | Je suis tache

Vernissage / Artist Reception (meet the artist) “I Am Stain is a landscape of vulnerability, an unveiled hidden and voiceless part of self that no longer needs concealment. It beckons the onlooker to connect with something in them that cannot be removed as the result of a collision — the foreseen randomness of life itself.” […]

Art in the Neighbourhood Spring Show 2019

Join us for a fantastic event featuring original art and one-of-a-kind creations. It is a little show with big talent! Free entry and free parking! We will have lots on offer without the overwhelming throng of larger shows. Support local artists and artisans while bringing something new and unique home! Take part in a silent […]

$200 & Under Art Show Opening Reception

We are excited to host a $200 & under art show featuring 3 local artists. Andrea Stokes, Bev Thibault & Daniel Martelock have all created a variety of paintings, sketches & more ALL at affordable prices. Join us for the opening & meet the artists May 2nd from 7-10 pm. FREE SNACKS!!! If you can’t […]

European Union Short Film Festival 2019

The sixth annual European Union Short Film Festival offers cinematic delights in short form from over 20 EU Member States, featuring everything from short dramas to experimental works to animation. There are three programs: two for adults; one for all ages. Admission is free! Presented in collaboration with European Union Delegation to Canada and the […]

The Ten Collective Art Show

Hello, Could you add our event to what’s coming this week? Thank you for your consideration. The Ten Collective Second Annual Art Show, April 6-7, 2019, 10am-6pm,  Mississippi Valley Textile Museum, Almonte, free admission and parking Media Release April 2, 2019 The Ten Collective Second Annual Exhibit of Paintings in Almonte April 6-7, 2019 In […]

CFI CAFÉ EX: Strange Machines: Films of Philip Barker (SCREENING)

For over three decades, in his daring short films and installation pieces, as well as in his impressive production design work for Atom Egoyan and others, Phillip Barker has made an indelible mark on Canadian moving image-making. Phillip Barker will attend the screening to introduce and discuss his work. At this event there will also […]

Brian Lorimer: Coordinates

Lorimer Gallery presents: Brian Lorimer’s new show ‘Coordinates’. Join us in celebrating the opening of this series that celebrates Canada’s iconic imagery and features beloved Canadian landscapes and activities. Using his abstract style, inclusion of realism, graphic design and vibrant colours, the series comes to life. Full show runs February 1-28.

I am Stain | Je suis tache

“I am Stain is a landscape of vulnerability, an unveiled hidden and voiceless part of self that no longer needs concealment. It beckons the onlooker to connect with something in them that cannot be removed as the result of a collision — the foreseen randomness of life itself.” (Text captured by Denis Mateo for Nancy […]

The Jack Bush Retrospective at the NGC

On the cover of the May 3, 1947 issue of the Saturday Night weekly magazine, a poem by Harold Caverhill. The second stanza reads: I feel an echoing emptiness Through doorways roll in this hollow shell of yesterday Without a soul. Also on the cover was the poet’s inspiration, a Jack Bush artwork, Yesterday. The […]