Artists from Waterloo Region are invited to participate in the Second Annual “Filling the Palette” Art Show and Sale on Friday, May 5, 2017 in the warehouse of The Food Bank of Waterloo Region! This juried art sale is being organized in support of The Food Bank of Waterloo Region. Seventy-five percent (75%) of the sale price of sold artwork will go directly to the artist, and 25% will be contributed to The Food Bank.Read More
FLASH is a community-based initiative to celebrate and elevate the art and science of photography in Waterloo Region through events, public displays and visits from world-class practitioners.
The FLASH event, on January 27th at the Tannery in Kitchener, will feature a digital exhibition of more than 50 images selected by a jury from more than 450 submitted by 165 amateur and professional photographers during an open call last month. In recognition of the value of their work, all FLASH contributors are paid an exhibition fee.
To learn more about the headlining artists, visit their website http://flashwr.caRead More
Leadership Waterloo Region was one of the first local organizations to offer a mutually beneficial fundraising approach with original art. Over the years they have featured the work of emerging artists from across the region. The juried art exhibitions are their annual Fire & Ice Gala provides artists with an opportunity to show and sell their work. Eighty percent of the sale price of artwork goes to the artist, and twenty percent to Leadership Waterloo Region.
Since 2005, Pamela Rojas has worked with local organizations and businesses around Waterloo Region to create colourful murals that have since become eye-catching landmarks for our community members and recent newcomers. Her works celebrate diversity, the experience of newcomers to Canada, seasons and nature. Recently and in partnership with Swan Dust Control, Pamela finished a beautiful mural at the corner of Regina St. and University Ave. W. To learn more, visit the Pomegranate Mural Collective.
Did you know… Perimeter Development Corporation is long time and loyal visual arts supporter? This dynamic development company makes arts events like the BOX Art Show & Sales and Steel Rails happen, hire regional artists to work on their projects, buy local artwork at to hang in their offices and commercial spaces, and more!Read More