Exhibitions

WATSnew Winter 2019 Issue

WATSnew Winter 2019 Issue

The latest issue of WATSnew is now available online. Peruse the pages to see all that is going on at the Gallery including, upcoming exhibitions and lunchtime lounge events, winter programs, and opportunities to support the Gallery in a variety of ways.  *To view WATSnew in full screen, click full screen icon on the bottom right hand corner.

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WATSnew Fall 2018 Issue

WATSnew Fall 2018 Issue

The latest issue of WATSnew is now available online. Peruse the pages to see all that is going on at the Gallery including, upcoming exhibitions and lunchtime lounge events, fall programs, and opportunities to support the Gallery in a variety of ways.  *To view WATSnew in full screen, click full screen icon on the bottom right hand corner.

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Student Exhibition | 2019

 Coming Soon! Eastwood Collegiate Institute Graduating Class Perception January 13 - January 27 Reception: Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm   Each year HWHG selects one graduating class to create and curate an exhibition of their personal works.  This year HWHG is proud to announce the upcoming Open Gallery Exhibition, Perception by Eastwood Collegiate Institute. Under the direction of Ms. Sandra Bethell, the students have become a creative team through their interconnectedness of the classroom studio  They are engaged in the relationships between one another,...

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Fall Exhibition Hidden Valley Revealed | 2017

Fall Exhibition Hidden Valley Revealed | 2017

September 16 – October 22, 2017 Closed for private event Sunday October 1, 2017   Opening Reception: Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Artists Talk: Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm   The Friends of Hidden Valley || Hidden Valley Revealed Homer Watson House & Gallery proudly presents Hidden Valley Revealed, guest curated by Ralf Wall,  In this juried exhibition, artists explore our natural environment in particular the Environmentally Sensitive Area inside Hidden Valley.  The City of Kitchener, the Region of Waterloo, and the Province...

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Annual Homer Watson Exhibition | 2017

Annual Homer Watson Exhibition | 2017

June 11 – August 13, 2017 Opening Reception: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 | 6:30 - 8:30 pm (The Gallery is closed for a special event on Sunday August 13 until 3:00)   A Sense of Place || Homer Watson This exhibition celebrates the 150th anniversary of Ontario and Canada.  The Canadian landscape is the predominant theme and subject matter for Homer Watson.  Watson draws from a deep well of life experience which includes an intimate relationship with the land.  His personification of nature becomes a metaphor for the human aspiration of being and belonging: of a sense of place within...

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Quilt & Fibre Exhibition | 2017

Quilt & Fibre Exhibition | 2017

May 30 - June 4, 2017 Opening Reception and Awards May 30 | 2:00 - 4:00 (The gallery is closed for a private event Sunday Aug 13 until 2:30) Artist Talk: Sunday May 28 | 1:00 - 3:00     One Stitch at a Time || Tracey Lawko || Website Tracey Lawko creates realistic landscapes and sculpted still-life in thread. These finely-stitched and richly-textured artworks interpret the natural world around her studio in the hills of the Niagara Escarpment. Themes of change, resilience and life-cycles permeate throughout. Her landscapes are detailed and painterly. Starting with a simple...

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Winter Exhibitions 2017

Winter Exhibitions 2017

March 19 – April 23, 2017 Meet The Jurors: Saturday March 11 | 3 – 4 pm Opening Reception: Sunday March 19 | 2 – 4 pm Artist Talk: Saturday April 8 | 1 - 3 pm Artist Demo: Thursday April 13 | 12-1 pm     Light Miracles || KWSA Homer Watson House & Gallery (HWHG) is please to host the Kitchener Waterloo Society of Artists’ (KWSA) Annual Juried show entitled Light Miracles. This year artists explore the influence of light on subject matter, literally, figuratively and spiritually.  The theme is examined through a variety of artistic backgrounds, diverse media...

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Spring Exhibitions | 2017

Spring Exhibitions | 2017

March 13th – March 5, 2017 Opening Reception: Sunday, February 5th, 2017 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm Artists Talk: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm Workshop: Sunday February 26, 2017 from 9:30 am - 3:30 pm $68/$76    Canada-One-Five-Oh! || Marion Anderson || Website Canada-One-Five-0h! by Marion Anderson is an installation of clay, wood and colour with the focal point as the Canadian Maple leaf. One hundred fifty small, individual leaves combined to reveal our flag creating an unmistakable vision of Canadians and their environment. Within Anderson’s design each leaf...

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Winter Exhibitions | 2017

Winter Exhibitions | 2017

February 5 – March 5, 2017 Opening Reception: Sunday, February 5th, 2017 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm Artists Talk: Saturday, February 18th, 2017 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm Workshop: Sunday February 26, 2017 from 9:30 am - 3:30 pm $68/$76    Canada-One-Five-Oh! || Marion Anderson || Website Canada-One-Five-0h! by Marion Anderson is an installation of clay, wood and colour with the focal point as the Canadian Maple leaf. One hundred fifty small, individual leaves combined to reveal our flag creating an unmistakable vision of Canadians and their environment. Within Anderson’s design each leaf...

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Watson Museum | Fall Exhibition | 2018

Fall Exhibition October - December 2018 Interpretive Tour 519-748-4377 ext.233 Life and Times || Homer Ransford Watson Explore the many phases of  Homer Watson's career from childhood dreaming to established retrospectives.  Although the Canadian landscape is the predominant theme and subject matter for Watson you will see some rare portraiture, workshop scenes and war artist documentation.  Watson draws from a deep well of life experience which includes an intimate relationship with the land and the people that inhabited our community over a century ago. Etchings || Homer Ransford...

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