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Blackburn Library

 “My Digital World”
Mike Phillips
Blackburn Library
March 23, 2019 to May 25, 2019

Contact: Art Coordinator Jessie Parker

The Blackburn Library in conjunction with Arteast is proud to present an exhibition of photo-based and digital art by Mike Phillips. This collection is a mix of resurrected images, using a combination of Lightroom and Photoshop tools to digitally create composite images, ranging from whimsical to surrealistic scenes to images containing purely colourful, abstract compositions.

 This is a unique opportunity for the public to enjoy, encourage and support local artists in their community as well as engaging with the Blackburn Library.

Blackburn Hamlet Library branch of the Ottawa Public Library,       
199 Glenpark Dr. Ottawa K1B 5B8.
Mon. through Thurs. 10 – 8:30. Friday 1 – 6:00 and Sat. 10 – 5.  Closed Sunday.


 “Reflections of Ontario”
By Brian Turner
Lunasole Bistro
March 19th to April 16th 2019

More Mosaic / Mosaïque Plus

March 21st to May 21st, 2019

The public is invited to an opening reception for More Mosaic / Mosaïque Plus – the latest show to be presented by Arteast. The reception will take place on Sunday, March 24th, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the ground floor of the Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard, Orleans.

More Mosaic / Mosaïque Plus is an extension of Arteast’s popular Mosaic show held in the Trinity Gallery and will showcase the works of 21 members, featuring diverse subjects in different styles and media. This exhibition is representative of the high quality of work produced by the many talented local artists who comprise the membership of Arteast.

More Mosaic / Mosaïque Plus

21 mars 2019 au 21 mai 2019

Plusieurs œuvres enregistrées lors de l’exposition « Mosaic / Mosaïque » à la galerie Trinity cette année n’ont pas pu y être présentées vu la quantité et la qualité exceptionnelle du travail des membres d’Arteast. Ces œuvres ont été retenues pour être présentées lors de cette nouvelle exposition « More Mosaic /Mosaïque plus » à la Promenade Arteast du Centre des Arts Shenkman.

Le public est invité au Vernissage de l’exposition « More Mosaic / Mosaïque Plus » présenté par les membres d’Arteast. La réception aura lieu le dimanche 24 mars 2019, de 13h à 15h au niveau 1 du Centre des Arts Shenkman, 245 Boulevard Centrum, à Orléans.

Exposition: 5 au 28 mars 2019
Vernissage: 8 mars de 19 h à 21 h

La Galerie d’art Eugène-Racette du MIFO s’associe à Arteast Ottawa, une association artistique de la région de l’est de l’Ontario, le temps d’un mois d’exposition.

Découvrez les talents de:
> Carole Renaud – Peinture acrylique
> Clarisse Cheseaux – Aquarelle
> Diane Bertrand – Laine, soie, écorce
> Lise Rochon – Peinture à l’huile
> Patrick Nantel – Photographie

In The Gallery!
Exhibition: March 5 to 28, 2019
Opening: March 8th from 19 am to 21 pm

The Eugène-Racette Art Gallery of of is partnering with Arteast Ottawa, an artistic association of the Eastern Ontario region, the time of a month of exhibition.

Discover the talents of:
> Carole Renaud – acrylic paint
> Clarisse Cheseaux – Watercolor
> Diane Bertrand – Wool, silk, bark
> Lise Rochon – Oil painting
> Patrick Nantel – Photography


The public is invited to the opening of Arteast’s latest juried show, “Mosaic”. The reception takes place on Sunday, February 17th 2019, from 1-3 p.m. in the Trinity Gallery on the Ground Floor of the Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Blvd. in Orleans. 

Arteast members were encouraged to submit their best two and three dimensional work to this annual juried exhibition. The assorted works on display are representative of the insightful, imaginative, original visual art that Arteast members create. 

Three Juror’s Choice Awards will be presented plus the Arteast Award of Excellence. These awards are sponsored by Wallack’s Art Supplies, 231 Bank Street Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1W9 613 234 1800. 

  Vernissage de l’exposition ‘Mosaïque’ – exposition avec jury à la Galerie Trinity         

Ce que révèle ‘Mosaïque’ pour Arteast ! 

Le public est invité au vernissage de l’exposition avec jury appelée ‘Mosaïque’. La réception aura lieu le dimanche 17 février 2019 de 13 à 15h à la Galerie Trinity , Niveau 1 du Centre des Arts Shenkman, 245 boul. Centrum à Orléans. 

Les membres d’Arteast étaient encouragés  à soumettre leurs meilleures œuvres en 2 ou 3 dimensions  à cette exposition annuelle avec jury. Les travaux exposés représentent la perspicacité, l’imagination et la création d’œuvres originales de la part des membres. 

En plus d’une mention d’excellence, trois mentions spéciales sont sélectionnées par le jury. Ces mentions sont commanditées par Wallack’s Art Supplies, 231 Bank Street Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1W9  613 234 1800. 

St Laurent Library exhibition Hamid Pirvali

Hamid Pirvali

St-Laurent Library, in conjunction with Arteast, is proud to present an exhibition of paintings by local artist Hamid Pirvali. This solo show is titled Living in a Parallel World and runs from January 4 to March 29, 2019.

The artist paints a variety of subjects from landscapes to city structures to portraits.  What is important to him is being pulled to the subject and being able to “live it” while painting.  The pieces in this collection represent some of his favourite memories.  Hamid works in oil and in acrylic.

This is a unique opportunity for the public to enjoy, encourage and support artists in their local community as well as the St-Laurent Library.

Location: St-Laurent branch of the Ottawa Public Library, 515 Côté Street , Ottawa K1K 0Z8

Hours: Monday to Thursday: 10:00 – 8:30, Friday: 1:00 – 6:00, Saturday: 10:00- 5:00, Sunday:  closed