I’m catching up on some other projects, so kwartcalendar.ca and the monthly posts about art openings in Kitchener and area are on hold for now. Check out the page for KW Art Galleries for a list of places you can look for current exhibitions.
Hello all! I’m trying out a calendar as an alternative to my monthly blog post. It’s a work in progress, but you can check it out here: kwartcalendar.ca Let me know what you think at firstname.lastname@example.org.
I’m happy to be in Ontario where the leaves are still on the trees for Halloween, although the abrupt season change from “warm autumn” to “cool autumn” seems to have been hard on a lot of us. Hold fast; we out-scare the weather, can’t we? (Maybe.) Printable version to come. Receptions & Artist Talks […]
KW Art Events I don’t have time to do a full post this month, but here’s what’s on my radar: I’ll be your Mirror opens on Friday, October 5 at KWAG with an artist talk featuring Erika DeFreitas [website] 2018 K-W Central Art Walk on Saturday, October 20 [Facebook Event] Check out my list of […]
Fall is just around the corner, and that means that art events are once again in full swing. Fall is the time for studio tours like the annual New Hamburg Studio Tour (September 22) and Mary Allen Studio Tour (September 28-30), where the public gets a chance to leisurely tour studios, homes and other venues […]
“One of the sorrows of a landscape painter in the new world is that people have built ephemeral landscapes. They build decay into the buildings and structures. So quite often you lose that sense of recognition that you might have from a landscape that has been really preserved… Our skylines are changing, our buildings are changing, […]
Each of the artists in this exhibition imagine new ways of seeing the world around them – whether it be in the landscape they currently call home or an evasive elsewhere that haunts their memory.” – Crystal Mowry, Curator of “The Brain is wider than the Sky” (July 18) If you’re out and about this […]
Opening Receptions Friday, June 1: KWSA Exhibit 5-7pm opening Button Factory Arts, 25 Regina Street South, Waterloo The Kitchener Waterloo Society of Artists members’ show at the button factory arts space. [kwsa.ca] Saturday, June 2: Frankenstein 200 Years Later 2pm film screening, 3:15 pm exhibit launch Central Library Theatre, 85 Queen Street North, Kitchener The […]
If you haven’t stopped by the visually striking Then, Now and Next show at The Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery, I highly recommend it. Show ends September 2, 2018. Opening Receptions Thursday, May 3: MFA Thesis II (Aaron MacLean, Tait Wilman) 5-8pm opening University of Waterloo Art Gallery, 263 Phillip Street, Waterloo GALLERY ONE: PROVISIONAL […]
Opening Receptions Friday, April 6: Members Show 5-7pm opening Button Factory Arts, 25 Regina Street South, Waterloo Members of Button Factory Arts, the uptown Waterloo community arts space, hold their annual show. “Awaken yourself to new growth this spring,” says Heather Franklin, the executive director. “Create and explore in all kinds of media, attend a gallery […]