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Celebrating the arts in rural Ontario

 

We present a new exhibition of talented artists each month.

Our workshops are open to the public to advance their artistic skills.

Come visit our Gallery shop; something for everyone and all made by local artists and artisans.

Shows in 2018

December 2017 – January 27: Freddie Towe – “Flow”

Opening Reception Friday, December 1, 2017 at 7:30 pm.

Sponsors:  Barbara Allport and Clasina Weese

 

January 31 – February 24: Harold Eastman and Larry Ostrom – “Faces of Bancroft: Makin’ a Living/Makin’ Music”.  An exhibition of photography.

Opening Reception Friday, February 2 at 7:30 pm.

Sponsors:  Dr. J. Rawal and Dr. J. Guthrie, and Dr. M. Fransky

 

February 28 – March 31: Molly Moldovan: - “Turbulent Heart” Exhibition of Paintings

Opening Reception: Friday, March 2 at 7:30 pm

Sponsors: Parkview Dental Centre and TBA

 

April 4 – April 28: Fred Gottschalk – “Bee-cause and Effect”. Wall Constructions

Opening Reception: Friday, April 5 at 7:30 pm

Sponsors: Freddie Towe and TBA

 

May 2 – May 26: Martha Eleen: Exhibition of Paintings

Opening Reception: Friday, May 4 at 7:30 pm

Sponsors: TBA

 

May 30 – June 30: Anita Murphy - “Life Forms from the Inside”. Exhibition of Paintings

Opening Reception: Friday, June 1 at 7:30 pm

Sponsors: Ingrid and Hugh Monteith and TBA

 

July 4 – 28: Moses Amik – Exhibition of Works

Opening Reception: Friday, July 6 at 7:30 pm

Sponsor: Camp Ponacka

 

August 1 – September 1: Paul Chester. Exhibition of Paintings

Opening Reception: Friday, August 3 at 7:30 pm.

Sponsor: The Old Hastings Mercantile and Gallery, and Dalila Obregon

 

September 5 - 29: Rocky Dobey – Intaglio Prints, with guest collaborator Rocky Lawrence Green

Opening Reception: Friday, September 7 at 7:30 pm

Also: Studio Tour sampler in Gallery Shop

Sponsor: TBA

 

October 3 – October 27: Julie Lockau – Exhibition of Works

Opening Reception: Friday, October 5 at 7:30 pm

Sponsor: Susan Latremoille

 

October 31 – December 1: Alex Jack – “From Outside” Exhibition of Landscape Paintings

Opening Reception: Friday, November 2 at 7:30 pm

Sponsor: Pat Cooke in Memory of Paul David Cooke

 

December 5, 2018 – January 26, 2019: 36th Annual Invitational Juried Exhibition

Opening Reception: Friday, December 7 at 7:30 pm

Sponsor: Boyer GMC Bancroft

 

Art Gallery of Bancroft

The Art Gallery of Bancroft (AGB) is a public art gallery in the town of Bancroft, Ontario, Canada.  The AGB boasts a permanent collection including a large collection of Oscar Schlienger's work. The AGB Gallery Shop displays work from the area's artists and artisans and exhibitions from local art and craft associations. 

Operated by  volunteers and financed by fundraising, the AGB mounts 12 exhibitions per year focusing on local  artists.  Every month the Gallery presents new shows, which include the annual "Invitation - Juried Exhibition" for which the best in show receives the David B Milne Award.  Exhibition proposals are accepted for the Dec 21 and June 21 deadlines.

In encouraging public participation in the visual arts, the Gallery runs a slate of workshops (mostly one-day sessions) throughout the year with talented instructors teaching skills in a variety of artistic media. 

New members are always welcome!

 

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Workshop Update

We are pleased to announce that Christopher Crosgrey will be returning to the AGB on March 4th to kick off the workshop schedule with a Workshop titled "Painting Winter Light and Shadow".  Chris held a highly regarded workshop at the AGB in the fall of last year.  A registration sheet will soon be placed at the desk of the Gallery.  Details regarding the workshop will also be located at the Gallery as well as on this site.  Read more...

 

Two other workshops have been scheduled for the two summer months.  Debra Bannister will host a 2-day workshop titled "Painting Watercolour Portraits" on July 15th and 22nd.  After a 2-year interval, Cathy Owen returns to the Gallery for a workshop on August 19th. She has titled her workshop: "Painting the Canadian Shield in Watercolours". 

 

Contact Details

Art Gallery of Bancroft
10 Flint Avenue
P.O. Box 398
Bancroft, Ontario
K0L 1C0

Phone: (613) 332-1542
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