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Vernissage : Signal – 2019 Additions
December 12, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
2019 Additions to the City of Ottawa Art Collection
Thursday, December 12, 5:30 to 7:30 pm at City Hall Art Gallery
Join Mayor Watson for the opening remarks at 6:00 pm
This exhibition will be presented in two galleries at City Hall:
Karsh-Masson Gallery: November 22, 2019 to January 12, 2020
City Hall Art Gallery: December 12, 2019 to January 29, 2020
Signal highlights new additions to the City of Ottawa Art Collection in 2019. Artworks are added to the Collection each year by way of a peer assessment process through purchase, donation and/or commission.
– 55 artworks by 45 artists were purchased
– 35 artworks by 5 artists were donated, including a significant donation of works by the late artist Mathieu Trudel
– 22 site-specific permanent public art commissions were completed, including 21 commissions for the O-Train Confederation Line
– 35 artists are new to the City of Ottawa Art Collection
View the complete list of recent additions: https://ottawa.ca/en/arts-heritage-and-events/galleries-and-exhibition-spaces/karsh-masson-gallery/2019-exhibitions#signal-2019-additions-city-ottawa-art-collection
Open daily 9 am to 8 pm, including holidays.
Free admission. Wheelchair accessible.
FREE PARKING available at the City Hall garage on weekday evenings after 6 pm and all day on weekends.