Category Archives: for kids

Celebrate Summer @ the Block Party

The Gallery is overflowing with excitement for this Saturday’s FREE Block Party, presented by us and the Kitchener Public Library. Festivities get underway at 1 pm with activities taking place in Civic District Park (that’s the park between us and the … Continue reading

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Making Memories at the Multicultural Festival

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The Gallery helped celebrate the Multicultural Festival this weekend in Victoria Park. More than 800 people (cats, tigers, butterflies and pirates included) packed our tent to create Memory Boxes. Kids used the template we provided to construct their boxes. They … Continue reading

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Creating Community Art

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Lutherwood was awarded a Region of Waterloo Arts Fund grant to create a community art piece symbolizing the physical transformation of their facility on Benjamin Road and the ongoing, inner transformations of the youth in their care. Program coordinators at … Continue reading

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Help Create KW|AG’s Summer Exhibition!

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This summer the Gallery will be displaying works from our Permanent Collection as part of the exhibition Collecting Resonance: Works from KW|AG’s Permanent Collection (on view July 18 – September 16, 2012). We have more than 4,000 works in our … Continue reading

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Family Fun = Family Sundays at KW|AG

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By Alex Krueger, Public Programs Coordinator Family Sundays at KW|AG are a great way to spend an afternoon with your friends and family.  Come explore the exhibitions and the wonderful world of art, and get a little bit messy creating … Continue reading

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Hunting for KW|AG’s Cache

By Alex Krueger, Public Programs Coordinator This year marks the City of Kitchener’s 100th anniversary and what better way to celebrate and explore our wonderful community than by grabbing your friends and family and going on a treasure hunt? A … Continue reading

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A Sunny Reception for Expressions 37

By Nicole Neufeld, KW|AG Director of Public Programs The Gallery’s annual exhibition of student artwork from the Waterloo Region, Expressions 37, opened to the public on a beautiful and sunny Sunday (March 18). To celebrate, we hosted a reception for … Continue reading

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KW|AG’s Rockin’ Art Camps

The Gallery’s Art Escape March Break Camp is over for another year. The kids, art instructors and staff at KWAG all had a blast! Don’t believe us, check out the video below and then sign up for our Summer Art … Continue reading

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Teaching Makes Me Humble

Artist educator and painter Karoline Varin-Jarkwoski has a busy week ahead of her as an instructor during the Gallery’s Art Escape March Break Camp. Karoline, who has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Waterloo and has … Continue reading

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Help Your Gallery Rock the Block!

Kitchener is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year and is holding a contest at http://www.kitchener100.ca to fund events that celebrate Kitchener’s past, present and future. The Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery has made the top 10 finalists with our project Building Blocks … Continue reading

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