Location: South Terrace*
*Weather permitting, otherwise we will move the session indoors to one of the exhibition spaces
You’re invited to join the Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG) and 24Hr Yogapalooza for a FREE art + yoga session. Come experience this opportunity to form a deep connection to art and self in this 60-minute practice amongst the current exhibitions and breathtaking event spaces at the OAG. This slow-flow mood-boosting class incorporates mindfulness and movement to provide you with a fully rounded art and wellness experience.
The session will be led by a certified yoga instructor who is volunteering their time in support of the OAG, in conjunction with the annual 24Hr Yogapalooza fundraiser for childhood cancer care and research at CHEO. To learn more about 24Hr Yogapalooza, visit: https://www.24hryogapalooza.ca/
Meet Your Instructor: Katherine Craig
No yoga experience required for this practice.
Participants are asked to bring a yoga mat and water bottle.
Participants will also have time to take in the current exhibitions after the class.
Suitable for ages 12 y/o or older.
This session is sponsored by UNIQLO
Join us in person to learn observational sketching techniques from an educator at the Ottawa Art Gallery.
On October 28, we will draw faces on pumpkins and then sketch them within the public settings of the gallery. Materials will be provided and participants will be able to bring their pumpkins back home with them!
The workshop will be lead by OAG Learning and Engagement Assistant Alexia-Leana Kokozaki, a Canadian-Cypriot artist based in the Ottawa-Gatineau region.
Join us virtually on October 29 at 6:30 pm for a sticker workshop with Oreon Yepes!
ALL YOUTH ARE WELCOME, SAFE SPACE.
Free kits provided. Each kit includes two fine point pens, sticker labels as well as laminating sheets. To get one, simply sign up below by October 22 and drop by the gallery the following week to pick it up!
Kit pick-up location and time:
Ottawa Art Gallery, 10 Daly Ave.
Tuesday, October 26, 3 – 6 pm.
Creative Sundays are back! Join us on Sunday, October 24th for a free family art activity. Discover the current exhibitions and get creative with a weaving workshop inspired by works from Greta Grip and Peter Owusu-Ansah. This activity encourages participants to bring together color and yarn to make weaved artworks that are dynamic and textured. All materials will be provided.
Book your free gallery admission below and come visit us in the Studio!
This event will follow provincial Covid protocols.
Join us for a Special Edition of Creative Sundays on December 12! Led by artists Greta Grip and Lee Jones, brighten your weekend with a free family art activity where you will learn how to make a light up bookmark. All materials are provided.
This program will be presented in English. There will be bilingual programming staff onsite to help in French as needed.
Spots are limited and registration is required for this program. Click below to register!
This event will follow provincial COVID-19 protocols.