October 22 to October 29
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Please join us for our Opening Reception on Thursday October 5, 7-9 p.m. Everyone is welcome. The exhibit is on display October 3 - November 27, 2017. Artists’ Statement: Contemporary Realism - my primary subject matter is the land and what goes on around the land; but also what goes on around the farm and house. In the paintings you could…


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Arts Place presents the work of well-known Niagara photographer, Divino Mucciante, Divino began his training as a professional photographer in 1970, spending several years working for some of the finest photographers in Canada and gaining experience in portrait, wedding, advertising, commercial and corporate photography. As a result, he earned seve…


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“Our Voices” is a look at the heritage and culture of the First Nations, Métis, Iroquois, and Inuit peoples, featuring the art work of Norval Morrisseau! Our Voices opens September 30th at 2pm Welland Historical Museum 140 King Street Welland, ON L3B 3J3 Canada Nos Voix est une célébration de la culture autochtones mettant en vedette l’…


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Brock Visual Art student Lisette Costanzo presents an exhibition consisting of paintings, drawings and installations that were inspired La Magaria (Italian for witchcraft), metaphysics, and the divine. Closing reception held on Tuesday Oct. 31, 2017 from 5-10 pm.


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Art Battle is back in St. Catharines! Join us for an amazing night of live competitive painting, connecting St. Catharines to towns and cities around the world through the arts! Painters have 20 minutes to take their canvases from blank to beautiful, the audience votes to pick the winner. It’s always new, this is a very inspiring night of cre…


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Feb. 11, 2017 to Feb. 3, 2018 Dance serves many functions, from simple pleasure in movement to religious devotion and ritual. This exhibition, drawn from the permanent collection at RiverBrink, includes artists’ renderings of dancers and dances in various forms. Among the Canadian examples include early folk dance and Indigenous performances rec…


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February 11, 2017 to February 3, 2018 William Pars’ Portrait of the Young Simcoe (1770-75) is showcased alongside watercolours by Elizabeth Simcoe in this exhibition which celebrates the 1783 Act Against Slavery.  The Act was an important step toward limiting slavery in the Canadas and is considered Simcoe’s most important achievement…


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Opening Spring 2017 The 2003 donation of this portfolio of prints significantly increased the number of works by members of the Group in the RiverBrink collection. The photolithographs, published by Rous & Mann in 1925, were an early project in the history of reproductions of work by Group members in Canada. Image detail: Lawren Harris, Moun…


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September 28 2017 to January 27 2018 The opening of the Welland Ship Canal in 1932 represented the culmination of more than one hundred years of construction of increasingly complex technical and engineering marvels. This exhibition allows visitors to experience the history of canal-building in Niagara as captured by artists working in printmaking…


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Mystery surrounds the death of famed painter Vincent van Gogh in 1890 France. BUFS screens Wednesdays at 7 p.m. at the Landmark Theatre, Pen Centre. Tickets are available at the BUFS Box Office Table in the theatre lobby after 6 p.m. on screening nights (cash/cheque only). 



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Mori McCrae Thursday, October 26, 7 pm St. Catharines-based artist Mori McCrae discusses her “pink work”, tactile sculptures of the female form in which she embedded poetry as a means of blending body and voice. Made instinctively and from non-traditional materials including plastics and flocking, McCrae describes the production of this series…


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New Paintings by Melanie MacDonald 28 October – 10 November 2017 Opening Reception: Saturday 28 October 2-4pm Niagara Artists Centre — Dennis Tourbin Members Gallery 354 St. Paul Street |St.Catharines, Ontario |905-641-0331| www.nac.org Gallery Hours: Wednesday 10AM-5PM Thursday – Saturday NOON-9PM


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Be part of something special this October and November. Three events. Three Saturdays. One exciting program: Reclaiming Cultural Identity. In partnership with the Niagara Regional Native Centre the museum is presenting workshops and talks on Wampum Belts, Indigenous Beadwork in Niagara and Creation Stories. Led by Rick Hill (Beaver Clan of the Tusc…

October 22 to October 29