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Thursday Virtual Wellness Workshops

Virtual

Weekly art and wellness workshops for mental health Join us on Zoom for a creative workshop with Gallery Educator Abigail Kashul. The workshops aim to foster holistic wellness by providing multidisciplinary creative exploration in an open and supportive environment. Since 2015, the OAG has partnered with the The Royal Mental Health Centre on Creative Space, a program that encourages mental […]

Free

In-Studio Soak-Stain Painting Workshop with Sonia Xu

Ottawa Art Gallery Studio 10 Daly Ave., Ottawa, ON

Introduction to Soak-Stain Painting Join us for a FREE youth art drop-in! Open to youth aged 15-25, materials and snacks provided during the workshop. Reserve your spot as there are a limited number of them available! Please only reserve a spot if you are certain that you are able to attend. :) The wearing of masks […]

Free

CREATIVE SUNDAYS: JUNE 2022 – PHOTOGRAPHY WITHOUT A CAMERA

Ottawa Art Gallery Studio 10 Daly Ave., Ottawa, ON

Join us for free monthly drop-ins. Creative activities suitable for all ages! Photography without a Camera! Create photos without a camera! Discover the beauty of lumen prints, a style of analog photography that can be used to create artistic renderings of botanical specimens and other materials. This experimental, camera-less form of photography is made by […]

Free
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Monday Wellness Workshops

Virtual

Weekly art and wellness workshops for mental health Join us on Zoom for a creative workshop with Gallery Educator Abigail Kashul. The workshops aim to foster holistic wellness by providing multidisciplinary creative exploration in an open and supportive environment. Since 2015, the OAG has partnered with the The Royal Mental Health Centre on Creative Space, a program that […]

Free
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Thursday Virtual Wellness Workshops

Virtual

Weekly art and wellness workshops for mental health Join us on Zoom for a creative workshop with Gallery Educator Abigail Kashul. The workshops aim to foster holistic wellness by providing multidisciplinary creative exploration in an open and supportive environment. Since 2015, the OAG has partnered with the The Royal Mental Health Centre on Creative Space, a program that encourages mental […]

Free

Virtual Sketchy Thursdays – June 2022

Virtual

Join us online to learn observational sketching techniques from an educator at the Ottawa Art Gallery. On June 30, we will draw aerial landscapes filled with rhythmic patterns. This exercise is inspired by the works of Robert Kautuk and Leslie Reid in the exhibition Dark Ice, currently on view at the OAG. The workshop will be […]

Free

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Monday Wellness Workshops

Virtual

Weekly art and wellness workshops for mental health Join us on Zoom for a creative workshop with Gallery Educator Abigail Kashul. The workshops aim to foster holistic wellness by providing multidisciplinary creative exploration in an open and supportive environment. Since 2015, the OAG has partnered with the The Royal Mental Health Centre on Creative Space, a program that […]

Free

OAG Curatorial Chat: Stanley Wany

Virtual

Artist Stanley Wany (@stanwany) joins Catherine Sinclair (OAG), for an OAG Curatorial Chat on Instagram Live to discuss his exhibition For Those Who Chose the Sea, following his takeover on the OAG’s Instagram from July 11th – July 15th. Follow along with his posts on our Instagram grid then join us on IG Live on […]

Opening Reception of “How I Love You”

Ottawa Art Gallery 10 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario

Join us at the OAG's Galerie Annexe for the opening reception of How I Love You. Evening festivities will include refreshments, signature cocktail, and speeches. 6:05 PM Speeches at Jackson in the Daly Lobby Eventbrite Registration How I Love You Titled How I Love You, this exhibit will explore love and the multitude of its expressions within the […]

Ottawa Public Library Self Portrait Drawing Workshop | Beaverbrook Branch

Ottawa Public Library | Beaverbrook 2500 Campeau Dr, Kanata, ON K2K 2W3, Ottawa, Ontario

Come and join Ottawa Art Gallery staff to learn about the life and artwork of late artist Annie Pootoogook. Children will learn tips and trick about how to draw faces and use a mirror to create their very own self-portrait! All materials will be provided. Age range: 6-12 years More information here

Free

Art Tent at Asinabka Festival 2022

Club SAW Courtyard 67 Nicholas St, Ottawa, ON K1N 7B9, Ottawa, Ontario

Asinabka Festival, Club SAW courtyard The OAG Art Tent is a mobile art studio that travels to festivals and community events during the warmer months. We are excited to be back in the community this year with great partners such as Asinabka, House of PainT, Capital Pride and Ottawa International Animation Festival! The Art Tent […]

Free

Power in Pride: Queer Youth Arts Showcase 2022 Opening Reception

Ottawa Art Gallery 10 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario

Power in Pride exhibits works by twenty-two young queer artists from the National Capital Region. Curated by the youth councils of both the Ottawa Art Gallery and Capital Pride, this multimedia exhibition features paintings, drawings, photographs, sculptures and video in the public spaces of the gallery. For many of the artists, this exhibition was their […]

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Ottawa Public Library Self Portrait Drawing Workshop | Carlingwood Branch

Ottawa Public Library - Carlingwood 281 Woodroffe Ave, Ottawa, ON K2A 3W4, Ottawa, Ontario

Come and join Ottawa Art Gallery staff to learn about the life and artwork of late artist Annie Pootoogook. Children will learn tips and trick about how to draw faces and use a mirror to create their very own self-portrait!  All materials will be provided. Age range: 6-12 years More information here

Free