WAG Past Highlights

Past Highlights 2019

The Friends of the Woodstock Art Gallery Legacy Scholarship

 

This year’s winner is Mya Eichler. Mya will be attending Sheridan College in the Fall to pursue Interior Decorating. Congratulations!

 YOUTHQUAKE 2019

 

Youthquake 2019 is an amazing night filled with the talents of our local youths. This event is created by and for youths. It is a FREE evening and we encourage everyone to attend.

This year we saw the talents of students from Ingersoll District Collegiate Institute music performance. A choir from Northdale Public School, clay work from students at Woodstock Christian School and a room full of posters from students at Sainte-Marguerite-Bourgeoys Elementry School. 

 

Classes and Workshops

 

The WAG offered a variety of classes through the 2018/2019 school year. Here are some highlights from some of the classes and workshops.

 

 

Let's Talk About Art

 

The WAG is pleased to announce a new monthly program for anyone interested in art and art appreciation. Every 4th week of the month, like-minded individuals get together and engage in meaningful conversation in a safe space. This program offered monthly topics, guest speakers and artful conversations aimed to inspire the artist within and explore possibilities. 

 Family Day 2019

The WAG opens its doors every year on Family Day to offer FREE family fun drop-ins. The day starts off with a Family fun film at Gallery Cinemas, and from there Families can spend the day exploring the Woodstock Art Gallery, the Woodstock Museum, Theatre Woodstock and then end the day at the Community Complex in the Goff Hall playing family games.

 

Winter Opening

 

On Saturday, February 16th at 2 pm we celebrated our Winter Exhibitions, Life on the Back of a Turtle: Woodlands and Plains Indigenous Art, Picturing Arctic Modernity: North Baffin Drawings from 1964, and Eating Animals.

Photo credits: Trish Roberts, Custom Concept Photography

Past Highlights 2018

 

Fall Opening 

On Saturday, November 10th at 2 pm we celebrated our Fall Exhibitions, The Art of the Warner Bros. Cartoons, The Loved Object: recent Acquisitions, and 401EXIT232. Our Education Studio was also renamed Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Education Studio.

Photo credits: Trish Roberts, Custom Concept Photography

 

ART Toronto Bus Tour

Friday, October 26, 2018 a bus was loaded with people and taken to ART Toronto 2018, Canada's international fair for modern and contemporary art. 

 

401EXIT232

A Press Conference was held on Friday, October 12th unveiling the commemorative plaque for the 401 overpass. This plaque is in conjunction with the 401EXIT232 Exhibition.

Photo credits: Trish Roberts, Custom Concept Photography

 

Highschool Portfolio Day

Our 2nd Annual Portfolio Day on Friday, October 5.

 

 

Taste of Art 2018

Another successful Taste of Art on Saturday, Septepmber 22, 2018. 

Photo credits: Trish Roberts, Custom Concept Photography

 

 

July 18th Summer Exhibition Openings

Visual Elements: 60 Annual Juried Exhibitions

Thriving Spectrum: 60 Years of Annual Juried Exhibitions in Oxford County

Angelique Lafreniere: Forces of Nature

Photo credits: Trish Roberts, Custom Concept Photography

 

YOUTHQUAKE   May 30th, 2018

 

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