Friday, November 21, 2014

GPAG's 6th Annual Open House: Colour Me Winter, November 30th!

Our sixth annual open house, 
Colour Me Winter 2014 is just 9 days away!





Join us from 1pm-4pm on Sunday, November 30 for Art 

Activities for the WHOLE family, 

Refreshments and some surprises!




Admission is free and ALL are welcome!

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

The Welland Canal Fallen Workers Memorial: Memorial Talk by Reinhard Reitzenstein & Arden Phair TONIGHT!


In partnership with the Grimsby Public Art Gallery, The Grimsby Historical Society brings you The Welland Canal Fallen Workers Memorial!






This exciting talk will be presented by artist 
Reinhard Reitzenstein and curator Arden Phair.



Join us at 7:30pm in the Carnegie Commons Building!



"To recognize those who lost their lives, the Welland Canal Fallen Workers Memorial Task Force was created with a goal to erect a memorial recognizing the 131 workers who died during the construction of the Welland Canal. View an archival story on Manus Dugan, a worker who died building the canal."
-City of St. Catharines

Friday, November 14, 2014

GPAG's Annual Gift Shop Sale: Have a look!

It is that time of year again, and our Gallery Shop has something for EVERYBODY!

All of our items are handmade by Canadian artists, and many local to the region.
Non-members receive 10% off items, and members receive 20%!

We have Cards, Christmas Ornaments, Pottery, Jewelry, Sculpture, Paintings and much much more!




Artist and designer Sandra Yemm continues to create intricate and ornate Jewelry! 













Studio Potter Louis McCann and GPAG's Silva Talmassons create this beautiful display of handmade pottery and decorations!




Hand blown art by Gray Art Glass!!!




Our Annual sale would not be the same without the incredible metalwork of artist 
Floyd Elzinga!




We certainly have handmade cards a plenty!





Paintings by GPAG's Education & Media Coordinator Chris O'Hoski.








INCREDIBLE Hand woven scarves by Lucy Slykerman!


















GPAG's Administrative Assistant & artist Allison Poole creates these beautiful "cupcakes" that look good enough to eat!




Monday, November 10, 2014

GPAG's Annual Gift Shop 3 DAY Christmas Sale! Nov. 13, 14 & 15!!

It's that time of year again!

The Grimsby Public Art Gallery's Gift Shop's 
Annual 3 day Christmas Sale starts

Thursday, January 13th!








Get your hands on some beautiful handmade Canadian Art, Jewelry, Sculpture, Books and much much more!

Gallery Members receive 20% off and non members receive 10% off!

Join us on November 13th, 14th and 15th!





Monday, November 03, 2014

Art House Café Lecture Series: Launches November 21 with Dr. Benedict Leca!



Art House Café Lecture Series

LAUNCHING: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21 

with DR. BENEDICT LECA! 




The Grimsby Public Art Gallery continues its 3rd series of our Art House Café Lecture Series!

What better way to start  than with the Art Gallery of Hamilton's Director of Curatorial Affairs,
Dr. Benedict Leca!?







Join us 7pm in the periodical reading room as Dr. Leca
discusses curating and bringing together the AGH's current monumental exhibition, Cézanne!


Admission is free, RSVP to the Gallery!

gpag@grimsby.ca

(905) 945-3246