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Doors Open Ottawa

Doors Open Ottawa

Experience the Ottawa Art Gallery behind the scenes with free guided vault tours and a look at recently commissioned works of art. 

OAG tours every hour on the hour* in English and French. Meet at the studio/hangar.

*except one starting at 1:15PM.

 

 
Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

This free participatory performance is available every Wednesday from 4 PM to 7 PM and every Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM, until July 14.

Location: Stonecroft Project Space.

Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in copper taffeta, an electro-magnetic fabric that will shield and disengage you from cell phones, radio, television and other signals. For most of us it is the first time we have been truly disconnected. 

 
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Doors Open Ottawa

Doors Open Ottawa

Experience the Ottawa Art Gallery behind the scenes with free guided vault tours and a look at recently commissioned works of art. 

OAG tours every hour on the hour* in English and French. Meet at the studio/hangar.

*except one starting at 1:15PM.

 

 
Performance: Included/Excluded
 
 
 
Toddler Mornings

Toddler Mornings

Toddler playing

No registration is required. Drop-in to the Studio at any time.

Toddler Mornings is an opportunity for toddlers and their caregivers to enjoy creative play at Ottawa Art Gallery. Join us on the first Wednesday of the month to explore a variety of games and activities that foster creativity and problem solving skills. Take in the current exhibition and enjoy a relaxed social setting with other adults while bonding and having fun with your little one.  

 
Childcare

Childcare

Ottawa Art Gallery is pleased to offer free childcare on Wednesdays each week from 3 PM – 7 PM. OAG’s drop-in childcare is fun and safe, encouraging creative play with a variety of games and activities. Enjoy a relaxed gallery experience knowing your children are in good care—and having a good time. 

 
Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

This free participatory performance is available every Wednesday from 4 PM to 7 PM and every Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM, until July 14.

Location: Stonecroft Project Space.

Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in copper taffeta, an electro-magnetic fabric that will shield and disengage you from cell phones, radio, television and other signals. For most of us it is the first time we have been truly disconnected. 

 
 
Yoga at OAG

Yoga at OAG

Bring your mat and join us on the South Terrace for free yoga at OAG. Fridays this summer from 12 PM – 1 PM, beginning tomorrow! Classes will offer 45 minutes of classic Hatha yoga followed by a 15 minute meditation.

 
Art Tent at Westfest

Art Tent at Westfest

Young girl colouring

Tom Brown Arena & Park

The Great-West Life OAG Art Tent is a mobile art studio that travels to festivals and community events during the warmer months. The tent provides a fun, friendly and bilingual space for adults and kids of all ages to explore their creativity.

Art tent activities are always free!

This is an all-ages activity. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information
studio@oaggao.ca
613-233-8699 +227

Sponsored by Great-West Life

 
Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

This free participatory performance is available every Wednesday from 4 PM to 7 PM and every Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM, until July 14.

Location: Stonecroft Project Space.

Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in copper taffeta, an electro-magnetic fabric that will shield and disengage you from cell phones, radio, television and other signals. For most of us it is the first time we have been truly disconnected. 

 
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Art Tent at Westfest

Art Tent at Westfest

Young girl colouring

Tom Brown Arena & Park

The Great-West Life OAG Art Tent is a mobile art studio that travels to festivals and community events during the warmer months. The tent provides a fun, friendly and bilingual space for adults and kids of all ages to explore their creativity.

Art tent activities are always free!

This is an all-ages activity. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information
studio@oaggao.ca
613-233-8699 +227

Sponsored by Great-West Life

 
 
 
Childcare

Childcare

Ottawa Art Gallery is pleased to offer free childcare on Wednesdays each week from 3 PM – 7 PM. OAG’s drop-in childcare is fun and safe, encouraging creative play with a variety of games and activities. Enjoy a relaxed gallery experience knowing your children are in good care—and having a good time. 

 
Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

This free participatory performance is available every Wednesday from 4 PM to 7 PM and every Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM, until July 14.

Location: Stonecroft Project Space.

Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in copper taffeta, an electro-magnetic fabric that will shield and disengage you from cell phones, radio, television and other signals. For most of us it is the first time we have been truly disconnected. 

 
Art History on the Rebound: Curator Tour with Catherine Sinclair

Art History on the Rebound: Curator Tour with Catherine Sinclair

Photo: Rémi Thériault

Join this free tour from the OAG Visitor Experience desk.  Drop-in childcare will be available in the Hangar from 3 - 8 PM.

This walkthrough will focus on the emergence and re-emergence of certain techniques and philosophies throughout the region’s art history. Join us to explore the work of mid-twentieth century modernist artists who pioneered abstract explorations of shape, colour, and line, and discover contemporary artists working to re-engage these formal concerns today.

 
 
Yoga at OAG

Yoga at OAG

Bring your mat and join us on the South Terrace for free yoga at OAG. Fridays this summer from 12 PM – 1 PM, beginning tomorrow! Classes will offer 45 minutes of classic Hatha yoga followed by a 15 minute meditation.

 
Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

This free participatory performance is available every Wednesday from 4 PM to 7 PM and every Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM, until July 14.

Location: Stonecroft Project Space.

Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in copper taffeta, an electro-magnetic fabric that will shield and disengage you from cell phones, radio, television and other signals. For most of us it is the first time we have been truly disconnected. 

 
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Childcare

Childcare

Ottawa Art Gallery is pleased to offer free childcare on Wednesdays each week from 3 PM – 7 PM. OAG’s drop-in childcare is fun and safe, encouraging creative play with a variety of games and activities. Enjoy a relaxed gallery experience knowing your children are in good care—and having a good time. 

 
Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

This free participatory performance is available every Wednesday from 4 PM to 7 PM and every Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM, until July 14.

Location: Stonecroft Project Space.

Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in copper taffeta, an electro-magnetic fabric that will shield and disengage you from cell phones, radio, television and other signals. For most of us it is the first time we have been truly disconnected. 

 
 
Yoga at OAG

Yoga at OAG

Bring your mat and join us on the South Terrace for free yoga at OAG. Fridays this summer from 12 PM – 1 PM, beginning tomorrow! Classes will offer 45 minutes of classic Hatha yoga followed by a 15 minute meditation.

 
Art Tent at the Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival

Art Tent at the Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival

Vincent Massey Park, Family Fun Zone

The Great-West Life OAG Art Tent is a mobile art studio that travels to festivals and community events during the warmer months. The tent provides a fun, friendly and bilingual space for adults and kids of all ages to explore their creativity.

Art tent activities are always free!

This is an all-ages activity. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information
studio@oaggao.ca
613-233-8699 +227

Sponsored by Great-West Life

 
Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

This free participatory performance is available every Wednesday from 4 PM to 7 PM and every Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM, until July 14.

Location: Stonecroft Project Space.

Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in copper taffeta, an electro-magnetic fabric that will shield and disengage you from cell phones, radio, television and other signals. For most of us it is the first time we have been truly disconnected. 

 
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Childcare

Childcare

Ottawa Art Gallery is pleased to offer free childcare on Wednesdays each week from 3 PM – 7 PM. OAG’s drop-in childcare is fun and safe, encouraging creative play with a variety of games and activities. Enjoy a relaxed gallery experience knowing your children are in good care—and having a good time. 

 
Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

This free participatory performance is available every Wednesday from 4 PM to 7 PM and every Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM, until July 14.

Location: Stonecroft Project Space.

Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in copper taffeta, an electro-magnetic fabric that will shield and disengage you from cell phones, radio, television and other signals. For most of us it is the first time we have been truly disconnected. 

 
Sketchy Thursdays
 
Yoga at OAG

Yoga at OAG

Bring your mat and join us on the South Terrace for free yoga at OAG. Fridays this summer from 12 PM – 1 PM, beginning tomorrow! Classes will offer 45 minutes of classic Hatha yoga followed by a 15 minute meditation.

 
Youth Art Mixer – I Sketch

Youth Art Mixer – I Sketch

Calling all youth and art enthusiast!

The OAG's Youth Council is bringing you I Sketch, a youth artist mixer where you can meet your Ottawa while also learning how to sketch using different mediums.

We’ll be encouraging people to break the ice and meet each other through portrait drawing and story-telling. Tell your friends, bring them along and meet cool people!

Open to youth 15-25
FREE snacks, lemonade, music and drawing stations!

Friday June 29, 2018, 5-7PM
Ottawa Art Gallery
10 Daly Avenue
3rd floor Terrace

 
Summer Weekends at OAG

Summer Weekends at OAG

Beat the heat at the Ottawa Art Gallery with free activities for everyone. 

10 AM – 2 PM
Drop-in to the OAG Studio for all age’s art making activities.

1PM, 2PM, 3PM
Take in a tour of the new Ottawa Art Gallery, complete with highlights from the inaugural exhibition Àdisòkàmagan / Nous connaître un peu nous-mêmes / We’ll all become stories.

 

 
Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

This free participatory performance is available every Wednesday from 4 PM to 7 PM and every Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM, until July 14.

Location: Stonecroft Project Space.

Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in copper taffeta, an electro-magnetic fabric that will shield and disengage you from cell phones, radio, television and other signals. For most of us it is the first time we have been truly disconnected.