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OAG’s 2018 Fall Exhibition Opening Reception

Finally, the wait is over at Ottawa Art Gallery for their fall 2018 exhibition. The gallery held their opening reception on October 17, 2018 for Michèle Provost: Everything must go, Firestone Reverb: Confluences and Tributaries: Michael Belmore and A.J. Casson, Eclectic Geometric: Permanent Collection Highlight and Patrice Stanley’s Empyrean in the Annex Gallery. Check out …

Karim Rashid – Cultural Shaping Launch Party

Ottawa Art Gallery held their opening reception and launch party for Karim Rashid’s Cultural Shaping exhibition on October 10, 2018. It is the first large-scale presentation of the iconic industrial designer’s work in Canada to date. The exhibition includes objects and original sketches that exemplify Karim’s unique approach and philosophy, highlighting over 200 award-winning designs. …

Karim Rashid: Cultural Shaping Launch Party

Join OAG to celebrate the launch of Karim Rashid: Cultural Shaping, the first large-scale presentation of the iconic industrial designer’s work in Canada to date. The exhibition includes objects and original sketches that exemplify Karim’s unique approach and philosophy, highlighting over 200 award-winning designs. +Free admission +Cash bar, night menu by Jackson; +Music by Jas …

Vernissage: Reconcile/Overcome

  RECONCILE | OVERCOMEAugust 9 – September 9, 2018Galerie AnnexeThis exhibition bridges the relationship two artists have to their history of colonization. One artist is forced to address her role as colonizer, while the other works at addressing and overcoming stigma that is associated within colonized bodies and unifying her practice with other cultures through …

Final Performance of Shroud/Chrysalis I [July 14, 2018]

Catherine Richards’ Shroud/Chrysalis had it’s final performance on July 14, 2018. Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in copper taffeta, an electro-magnetic fabric that will shield and disengage you from cell phones, radio, television and other signals. For …

Douglas Coupland’s The National Portrait @ OAG

Attended the preview for Douglas Coupland‘s The National Portrait at Ottawa Art Gallery‘s Alma Duncan Theatre. The National Portrait which in partnership with Canadian Fashion retailer Simons, the artist has created a 3D portrait of Canadians in the twenty-first century. Coupland’s ambitious large-scale installation is made from hundreds of 3D-printed portraits scanned voluntarily from members …

Performance: Shroud/Chrysalis I

This free participatory performance is available every Wednesday from 4 PM to 7 PM and every Saturday from 1 PM to 4 PM, until July 14 in the Stonecroft Project Space. Shroud/Chrysalis I explores our immersion in electromagnetic fields, the stuff of new technologies and ourselves. To participate, you are invited to be wrapped in …