Archive: January 2015 | Homer Watson House & Gallery

Exhibition Schedule | 2015

2015 Exhibition Schedule Open Gallery Program Eastwood Collegiate Institute Exhibition Dates: January 10 - January 25, 2015 Opening Reception: Sunday, January 11, 2015 - 2:00 - 4:00 pm Winter Exhibition Ye Han, Todd Manuel, Richard McDonald Exhibition Dates: January 31 - March 15, 2015 Opening Reception: Sunday, February 8, 2015 - 2:00 - 4:00 pm Artist Talk Event: Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 1:00 - 3:00 pm Spring Exhibition Kitchener Waterloo Society of Artists' & Stephanie Fehrenbach Exhibition Dates: March 21 - May 3, 2015 Opening Reception: Sunday, March 22, 2015 - 2:00 - 4:00...

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Winter Exhibition 2015

Winter Exhibition 2015

January 31st - March 15th, 2015 Reception: Sunday, February 8th, 2015 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm Meet the Artist Talk: Saturday, February 21st, 2014 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm   Journey || Ye Han Human beings and the natural environment have been long-term emerged together, and the idea of the nature versus the artificial has compiled together in people's daily lives. People are behaving in a way that is influenced by various factors in the environment - natural factors and artificial elements. My paintings explore the idea of the natural and the artificial by creating an abstract environment...

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Genesis | Opening Reception

Genesis | Opening Reception

January 11th, 2015 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm Please join us on January 11th, 2015 from 2:00pm - 4:00pm as we celebrate the opening of Genesis, 2015's Open Gallery Exhibition featuring the graduating class of Eastwood Collegiate Institute.

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GENESIS | Open Gallery 2015

GENESIS | Open Gallery 2015

Homer Watson House & Gallery’s Open Gallery Program Presents January 11th – 25th, 2015 Reception: Sunday, January 11th, 2015 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm Eastwood Collegiate Institute’s senior art class of 2014-2015 presents their self-directed exhibition, Genesis. This young group of artists is sharing with you their coming into being as artists. This show will feature some of their best works from the past year and their final pieces as high school arts students before entering post-secondary studies. For these students, this exhibition is their birth as individual artists with their own vision....

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Art for the Soul

Art for the Soul

Art Education’s Impact on Self-Esteem It is no secret that a well-rounded person wears many hats. A person who has studied a wide variety of subjects is able to make well-informed decisions on various topics from the broad-based knowledge and skills that they have acquired. Leonardo da Vinci, one of the most well-rounded and brilliant innovators in history was not only a scientist, engineer and inventor, but also an artist. Artists bring a different perspective to the table from creative minds and the ability to think “outside-of-the-box”. The arts are an important component of not only...

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January 2015 Lecture | It’s Homer’s 160th!

January 2015 Lecture | It’s Homer’s 160th!

Happy Birthday Homer! January 14th, 2015 | 12:00pm - 2:00pm We are celebrating Homer Watson, our namesake and celebrated landscape artist on his 160th birthday! Join us for a FREE lunchtime lecture on Wednesday, January 14 from 12-2 pm featuring Homer Watson House & Gallery’s Executive Director/Curator, Faith Hieblinger. An award winner for excellence in heritage and a two-time nominee for the Kitchener Waterloo Arts Award, Hieblinger has exhibited her own work and curated other artists’ work throughout South Western Ontario for over 20 years. She studied Business at Wilfrid Laurier...

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