Category Archives: Get hands on with art

A Chat with Kate

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Our good friend and former KW|AG staff member, Kate Carder-Thompson, chats with us about her upcoming visit to KW to teach two workshops at the Gallery, and about her own creative ventures:  What are you looking forward to most about … Continue reading

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Meet KW|AG’s new School Programs Coordinator.

By: Priti Kohli, Communications Coordinator, KW|AG KW|AG is delighted to welcome our new School Programs Coordinator, Mindy Alexander. Mindy joins us from her role at The Royal Conservatory as the Lead Researcher for Ontario, and prior to that she worked at … Continue reading

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Black and Gold Sprouts Tough Competition

The Gallery’s annual Black & Gold Gala was a high energy, highly competitive night. This year’s table top art activity was a huge success. Each table created their own version of an eco-tree and the finished creations were outstanding. Awards … Continue reading

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Newbie Volunteers Come on Down!

Interested in volunteering with the Gallery? Then we want you!  The Gallery is proud to offer free admission, as well as many free events and festivals throughout the year. As you can imagine, we depend on the help of volunteers … Continue reading

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Get Ready, Get Set…Let’s Culture Days!

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Hold on to your pants…the third annual Culture Days weekend (Sept. 28-30) at the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery is going to be whopper of a good time. The Gallery has a variety of free (yes, FREE) activities planned the entire weekend beginning with the kick-off … Continue reading

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DodoLab Exhibition Explores Kitchener’s Future

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There are just a few weeks left to catch the Gallery’s current exhibitions including the engaging exhibition Light Motives: an exploration of Kitchener’s past future and future past , created by art group DodoLab. To mark the City of Kitchener’s … Continue reading

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UW Fine Arts Student Explores KW|AG

Laura Snider, a Fine Arts student at the University of Waterloo, spent a few months at KW|AG this summer as part of an experiential learning class. The class enables Fine Arts students to gain valuable work experience within an art-related … Continue reading

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Bursting with KW|AG Creativity at Open Streets and Kids’ Club

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We love getting out in our community and this past weekend was no exception. The Gallery took part in Kids’Club at the Market on Saturday with the Kitchener Public Library. Despite the rain, or perhaps because of it, tons of … Continue reading

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Adventures in Camp

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Summer Art Camp has seen a flurry of activity with young artists eager to try their hand at a variety of different art projects. We’re just finishing up the fifth week with one more adventurous week to go. Some of … Continue reading

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Creativity Climbs Walls at Summer Art Camp

There are just two weeks left of Summer Art Camp. Check out this video to see just one of the many projects our campers worked on last week.

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