Digest

2018/04/01

Arteast's Next Open Studio; Arteast Summer Field Trip to Montreal; Member's Announcements

1. Arteast's Next Open Studio

Thursday, April 12, 2018
Open Studio days are the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month.
Time: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
At St-Laurent Complex Centre, Visual Arts Studio
525 Côté Street ,Ottawa, ON, K1K 0Z8.
Open Studio provides opportunity for members to meet and work
on their artworks in a casual setting. (Bring a lunch, tea provided)
See website link:Open Studio: http://www.arteastottawa.com/openstudio.php
Space is limited. Sign up by email to: openstudio@arteastottawa.com


2. Arteast Summer Field Trip to Montreal  

Contact: Mary Ann Varley, varleymaryann1@bell.net

Itinerary - Friday, June 15, 2018
8:15 a.m. Leave the Shenkman Art Centre  by air-conditioned bus
10:30 a.m. Arrival at Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
11:00 a.m. Self guided tour with audio guides
12:00 p.m., Lunch or brown bag at the gallery  (your cost)

Free time to roam the galleries
2:00 p.m. Depart museum
2:30 p.m. Arrival at Old Montreal for plein air,  (painting, sketching, photography, etc)
Optional supper or brown bag at local venues (your cost)
6:00 p.m. Departure for Ottawa
8:00 - 9:00 p.m. Arrival at the Shenkman Centre, depending on traffic and stop for a break.

Price: $50/member $60/non-member
Included in the price is bus transportation, entrance fees and tour guides.
We need at least 32 people for the trip to be viable.

Complete form and register before June 1st

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EXCURSION D’ÉTÉ D’ARTEAST À MONTRÉAL

D’Afrique aux Amériques : Picasso en face-à-face ET Vieux-Montréal
Contact: Mary Ann Varley, varleymaryann1@bell.net.
Horaire – le vendredi 15 juin 2018
08 h 15 Départ du Centre des arts Shenkman en  autobus, air climatisé
10 h 30 Arrivée au Musée des Beaux-arts de Montréal
11 h: Réception des guides audio-visuels pour Exposition
12 h Lunch au musée à vos frais ou apportez votre goûter
14:00 h Départ du musée
14:30 h Arrivée au Vieux-Montréal pour une session  de plein air (peinture, croquis ou photographie)
Souper: À vos frais ou dégustez votre propre goûter
18 h 00 Retour à Ottawa
20h-21h Arrivée au Centre Shenkman selon la circulation et la pause-santé, si c’est le cas

Minimum de 32 personnes pour faire le voyage possible
Frais : 50 $ membres ; 60$ non-membres
Les frais incluent le transport, les frais d’admission au Musée des Beaux-arts et les guides.
Compléter le formulaire avant le 1er juin

3. Member's Announcements

Bright studio space coming available in Canotek Business Park as of April 2018. The Old Stick Cooperative Studio consists of 5 visual artists who share this second-floor facility in east Ottawa. In addition to individual workstations, Old Stick Cooperative Studio members share a large work table, small kitchenette, toilet facilities and occasional Open House Shows/Sales. Monthly rent of $139 includes heat, air conditioning, and hydro. To view the space and for any additional information, please contact Mary Ann at 613-745-2996 or varleymaryann1@bell.net.


Mary Ann Varley has 2 upcoming shows.

  • Sienna Gallery, http://www.siennagalleryandframing.ca from April 1 to April 30, 2018. Drop in anytime Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm. 2509 Laurier Street Rockland, OntarioK4K 1K6. Mary Ann is showing a selection of works from her New York City series.
  • 3Years, 13 Artists- Celebrating Creativity at The Crichton Street Gallery. www.thecrichtonstreetgallery.ca The exhibition includes works by Mary Pratte, Louise Tanguay, Martha Nixon, Beth Stikeman, Elisabeth Arbuckle, Mary Ann Varley, Pat Carbonneau, Jennifer Anne Kelly, Harry Nowell, Barbara Saville, Colin Traquair, Sara Alex Mullen, Nancy Sutton. Vernissage is Thursday April 5, from 5 to 8. Show continues Saturdays April 7, 14, 21, &28 from 11am to 4pm. 299 Crichton Street, Ottawa

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