Category Archives: Out there

Off Topic with Morgan Mavis – Culture Cloaked in Skins: How Contemporary Art Brought Taxidermy Back from the Dead.

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During the run of David R. Harper’s exhibition, Entre le chien et le loup, we hosted our regularly scheduled series, Off Topic. Inspired by the materials, techniques, and ideas Harper explores through his artistic practice, we invited Morgan Mavis, Director of … Continue reading

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Melissa Doherty: Dans l’open studio

By Caroline Oliver, Director of Development & Marketing Curator’s Circle members recently had the opportunity to visit the studio of artist Melissa Doherty, and learn about her work first-hand. Her studio is located on the third floor of the Tannery … 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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A Tour of the Roger Brown Study Collection

By Crystal Mowry, KW|AG’s Curator of Exhibitions and Collections The second day of my trip to Chicago was devoted to learning more about David R. Harper’s recent activities in his studio, and learning more about the perks of living in … 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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The City of Big Shoulders

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By Crystal Mowry, KW|AG’s Curator of Exhibitions and Collections A trip to Chicago brings the certainty that one will return with a sore neck. But that’s a good thing. When visiting a city with such a rich urban history that … 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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Block Party Brings Neighbourhood Together

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By Emily Gove, KW|AG & KPL Community Programmer More than 400 friends and neighbours of all ages came out Saturday afternoon to rock the block with us and the Kitchener Public Library! Visitors filled Civic Square Park between the Centre … Continue reading

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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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