Dundas Valley School of Art, Carnegie Gallery and Dundas Museum & Archives present
January 25 – 28, 2018
Beautiful floral displays and great art in the midst of winter
Three prominent Dundas locations once again present a walking tour of exhibits featuring original artworks and precious artifacts, accompanied by floral arrangements that take their inspiration from their paired work of art.
Lorrie Gallant is a writer, illustrator, storyteller, visual artist and educator, born and raised on the Six Nations of the Grand River Territory. She is from the Cayuga Nation and the Turtle Clan. Lorrie is the author and illustrator of her own series of children’s books. She has led collaborative projects exhibited at Mackenzie House Museum, the PanAm Games, and Nuit Blanche Arts Festival in Toronto. She was the first woman/ Indigenous person/artist educator to receive the Ontario Arts Foundation Artist Educator Award in 2015.
Tuesday, January 30 – 10:30 a.m. Free. No registration required.
Snow date: February 13
Take part in a variety of endearing art activities sure to have everyone feeling the love – just in time for Valentine’s Day.
Sunday February 11, 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 art disciplines. 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.
Funding for this project is provided by The Creative Arts Fund at Hamilton Community Foundation.
Award-winning “thing-maker” Dave Hind creates functional objects. For the past 20 years, he has been using recycled, salvaged, and found materials to create functional objects, musical instruments, sculpture, aluminium paintings and small shelters. He works collaboratively with family, friends, neighbours, students, artists and community groups and is a founding member of TH&B, a creative partnership comprised of Hamilton and area-based artists Simon Frank, Dave Hind, Ivan Jurakic and Tor Lukasik-Foss.
Learn more about Dave and his work at davehind.com.
Tuesday, February 20 – 10:30 a.m. – Free. No registration required.
Snow date: February 27
Who says you can’t buy love?
Our 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.