Events

2016 OPENING RECEPTIONS

Winter Exhibitions Opening Reception

Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 6:00 PM

Gail Tremblay, It Was Never About Playing Cowboys and Indians, 2012, recycled 16mm film, leader, rayon cord & thread, 24.25 x 14 x 14 in. Photo: Rebekah Johnson. Artwork Courtesy of Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon.

ALL THAT YOU TOUCH

Autumn Chacon, Jeneen Frei Njootli, Ursula Johnson, Jaime Koebel, Lisa Myers, Melody Mckiver, Gail Tremblay 

All that you touch is an exhibition that showcases seven contemporary artists who work with unconventional materials or who use materials in a non-traditional way. Individually, their interests range from traditional connections to the land, familial and geographical histories, and the recuperation of cultural stereotypes. Together, they share an interest in the deeper meanings embedded in their chosen materials via cultural histories and contemporary practices. Read more

Gail Tremblay, It Was Never About Playing Cowboys and Indians, 2012, recycled 16mm film, leader, rayon cord & thread, 24.25 x 14 x 14 in. Photo: Rebekah Johnson. Artwork Courtesy of Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon.

ON THE ROCKS: IN THE CARIBBEAN

Friday, February 5, 2016, From 7:30 to 10:30 PM

Jean Pigott Place, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West

$25 at the door

Exhibitions

EARTH’S TEXTURES: MOMENTS OF STILLNESS

February 2 – March 5, 2016
Alan Mirabelli

Organized by ART Rental & Sales 

Opening Reception: Thursday, February 18 at 6 PM

COAST TO COAST

Features from the Firestone Collection of Canadian Art 

January 23 – November 30, 2016

OAG Annex Gallery at City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West

LAMENT OF THE NATURAL WORLD

Gayle Kells, Lament 1, 2014, black ink on tinted paper, 22.9 x 27.9 cm.

January 23 – April 10, 2016

ART Rental and Sales
OAG Annex Gallery at City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West

Gayle Kells, Lament 1, 2014, black ink on tinted paper, 22.9 x 27.9 cm.

Ottawa artist Gayle Kells examines identity and environmental issues through painting, drawing and her work with mixed media. In Nature Fall, her recent installation at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum, Kells repurposed plastic bags and recycled fibres to express her concern with modern consumption habits.  

witness

October 2, 2015 - February 7, 2016
nichola feldman-kiss

Truth of the Matter

October 2, 2015 – February 7, 2016
Rachel Kalpana James, Cindy Stelmackowich, Norman Takeuchi, Howie Tsui

Cindy Stelmackowicz, Fleshed Out, 2015, plastic mannequin, medical dictionary pages, Fisher Scientific red rubber tubing and natural latex rubber tubing, cotton gauze bandage/wound dressing, epoxy, ceramic tile, wood, 216 x 75 x 101 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Patrick Mikhail Gallery, Montreal.

Cindy Stelmackowich, Fleshed Out, 2015, plastic mannequin, medical dictionary pages, Fisher Scientific red rubber tubing and natural latex rubber tubing, cotton gauze bandage/wound dressing, epoxy, ceramic tile, wood, 216 x 75 x 101 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Patrick Mikhail Gallery, Montreal.

Opening reception: Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 6:00pm

Programs

March Break Art Camp

March 14 - 18, 2016

March Art Camps

The Ottawa Art Gallery and Odawa Native Friendship Centre present a March Break Art Camp!

Online registration is provided below.