Digest

2017/01/15

Annual Meeting/Assemblée générale annuelle - Media Releases: New Beginnings, Mixed Media Exhibition - Members Announcements - AOE Announcements


1. Arteast Ottawa Annual General Meeting/L'Assemblée générale annuelle and a presentation by Jessie Parker/et présentation Jessie Parker

NEW FRONTIERS OF PHOTO-BASED ART


on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 AGM at 7:00 p.m. Presentation follows
auront lieu le mardi, 24 janvier 2017, AGA à 19h ; et à 19h45 présentation suivant
at our regular location, 255 Centrum Blvd. Room 340, Orléans à local au 255, boul. Centrum, pièce 340, Orléans (ON)

Jessie will explore how traditional photography has developed into modern photo-based art forms, a new medium in its own right which is rapidly evolving into many visual forms and variations, most involving digital techniques. She will share some of her own experiences with her own art media and also her husband’s to illustrate how varied and exciting this new innovative medium can be.


2. Media Release: "New Beginnings" Art Exhibition

Who: Arteast Ottawa
What: “New Beginnings” Art Exhibition
When: The show runs from January 9th to March 13th
Where: François Dupuis Recreation Centre, 2263 Portobello Boulevard, Ottawa, Ontario
Why: The exhibition showcases the work of four Arteast Ottawa members.
Fee: Free admission
Information: Marie Leger 613-841-3881

Arteast Ottawa and the François Dupuis Recreation Centre host a holiday exhibition of local art.

The public is invited to visit Arteast Ottawa’s lest art exhibition space at the François Dupuis Recreation Centre. This is the latest exhibit at the Centre, located at 2263 Portobello Boulevard, Ottawa, and includes works from four active volunteers within the Arteast membership.

Four artists show their fine art. Sissi Meng’s pieces are unique animal mandelas with an attention to detail. Egle Post provides vibrant colours that breathe hope of the new year. Lise Guindon’s portraits invite you in to meet the whole person. Richard Pell reminds us of the outdoors we may be cocooning away from. All these new beginnings are as welcome.

“New Beginnings” runs until March 13th at the François Dupuis Recreation Centre located at 2263 Portobello Boulevard in the Avalon area of Orleans. The centre is open seven days a week. All the artwork is for sale and any would make an excellent gift.

For more information on the François Dupuis Recreation Centre, visit the City of Ottawa’s website or contact the centre directly at FDRC@ottawa.ca or 613-580-8080.

For more information on Arteast Ottawa visit their website at arteastottawa.com. To contact a member of the Arteast François Dupuis Team, please send an e-mail to francoisdupuis@arteastottawa.com

Arteast is a highly active, not-for-profit visual arts organization serving Eastern Ontario. Membership in Arteast is open to artists, both amateur and professional, and all who enjoy and want to participate in the visual arts.

http://www.arteastottawa.com

by Jacqueline Collin



3. Media Release: Exhibition of Mixed Media Artwork

Who: Mary Ann Varley
What: Exhibition of Mixed Media Artwork
When: Jan 28, 2017 to April 1, 2017
Where: Blackburn Hamlet Library
Why: To promote local artists within the community
Fee: Free
Information: Jessie Parker Jessie@photobasedart.com
Title: Embedded Images

Blackburn Hamlet Library in conjunction with Arteast is proud to present an exhibition of mixed media artworks by Mary Ann Varley.

“I am very excited to be invited to show my work at the Blackburn Hamlet Library from January 28 to April 1, 2017. Being a mixed media artist, my works often include my photographic prints merged with creative drawing and painting. I like to render the elements of these settings in all sorts of weather conditions making atmospheric images.

These works include drawings and photo snap shots collaged with other papers into a mixed media painting.”

This is a unique opportunity for the public to enjoy, encourage and support artists in their local community as well as the Blackburn Hamlet Library.

Location: Blackburn Hamlet branch of the Ottawa Public Library, 199 Glenpark, Ottawa K1B 5B8
Hours: Monday to Thursday: 10 – 8:30, Friday: 1:00 – 6:00, Saturday: 10:00- 5:00, Sunday: closed.



4. Members Announcements

My Manhattan Project at the Crichton Street Art Gallery
Submitted by Mary Ann Varley

I am very excited to be invited to show my work at the Crichton Street Art Gallery from January 20 to February 11, 2017. This cosy gallery tucked in New Edinburgh is a vibrant spot to show my work. As the title implies, the works will focus on images of New York City. Being a mixed media artist, my works often include my photographic prints merged with creative drawing and painting.

I hope you can join me at the Vernissage Friday, January 20, between 5 and 8 pm or just drop into the Gallery, 299 Crichton St on any Saturday January 21, 28, February 4 and 11 from 11am to 4pm.


5. AOE Announcements

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Workshop Wednesdays: Jan 18 Setting the Foundation – Identifying You and Your Value
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