Events

Family Art Hallowbaloo

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Spooky arts and magic to get your whole family ready for pumpkins, ghouls and trick or treating.

Sunday October 22, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Our FREE Family Art Day Open Houses are all about making art and having fun with your family. Designed for beginners to advanced students of all ages, this is a unique opportunity to create alongside one another in a variety of disciplines from painting to pottery. It’s also a chance to learn more about DVSA and meet our wonderful faculty members who are the best at what they do.

Drop-in. No registration required.

HCF-logo-webFunding for this project is provided by Hamilton Community Foundation.

Artist Talk – John Kissick

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Painter and writer, John Kissick, creates abstract paintings that “feature a hybrid pictorial space which balances art-historical allusions with pop-culture references.” HIs exhibition record includes over 30 solo exhibitions in Canada, the USA and Germany. John was the subject of a mid-career survey, “John Kissick: A Nervous Decade,” which toured through Canada in 2012. He is the author of numerous catalog essays and articles for periodicals. His work has been exhibited at the Shanghai Art Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art and the Mendel Art Gallery, among other institutions.

John has held numerous academic posts, including Head of Critical Studies at Penn State University’s School of Visual Arts, Dean of the Faculty of Art at OCADU from 2000 to 2003, and from 2003-2014 was Director of the School of Fine Art and Music at the University of Guelph. He was elected into the Royal Canadian Academy for the Arts in 2005.

Learn more about John and his work at www.johnkissick.ca.

Tuesday, November 14 – 10:30 a.m. – Free.  No registration required.

Family Art Holiday Hoopla

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Enjoy a variety of art-full activities sure to get you in the festive spirit for the holidays.

Sunday December 3, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Our FREE Family Art Day Open Houses are all about making art and having fun with your family. Designed for beginners to advanced students of all ages, this is a unique opportunity to create alongside one another in a variety of disciplines from painting to pottery. It’s also a chance to learn more about DVSA and meet our wonderful faculty members who are the best at what they do.

Drop-in. No registration required.

HCF-logo-webFunding for this project is provided by Hamilton Community Foundation.

Dundas Valley School of Art 48th Annual Art Auction

  • $35.00

dvsa-art-auction-2018-logo-webOur main fundraiser of the year, the bidding begins April 5, 2018 for the 48th edition of Dundas Valley School of Art’s Annual Art Auction.

Over 1,400 original works will be on display in all mediums – paintings, pastels, drawings, prints, photography, sculpture, pottery, glass, fibre art, jewellery and more. Take advantage of this exceptional opportunity to purchase original, high-quality and affordable artwork.

 


Register now for Fall 2017. Classes available in Painting, Sculpture, Pottery, Drawing, Photography, Printmaking and much more.