Exhibitions

Holiday Party

Holiday Party

Holiday Party November 25, 2017 6 pm- 8 pm live entertainment | tasty hors d'oeuvres | festive spirit

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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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WATSnew Spring Issue

WATSnew Spring Issue

Homer Watson House & Gallery is excited to present the latest issue of WATSnew, our biggest issue to date!

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Watson Museum | Summer Exhibition | 2018

Summer Exhibition July - Sept 2018 Interpretive Tour 519-748-4377 ext.233 Being in Accord with Nature: Environmentalist|| Homer Ransford Watson "After some years of restless wandering in quest of an adequate medium of expression in art, a desire took possession of me to live again where I knew great quiet would blend itself luxuriously with the schemes I was developing for my painting.  It came to me that among the nooks and scenes of this village nestling among the hills, I should find ample material to fix in some degree the infinite beauties that emanate from the mystery of sky and land......

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Annual Instructors’ Exhibition | 2016

Annual Instructors’ Exhibition | 2016

October 30 – December 4, 2016 Reception: Saturday, November 26th, 2016 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm Artist Talk: Saturday, November 19th, 2016 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm  From Where I Stand || Celebration of Visual Arts Education From Where I Stand is a compilation of artworks from educators and their students.  This year we see a variety of work from the perspective of the mentor interspersed with work of their proteges.   The work focuses on lessons learned whether physical technique or conceptual ideas.  Unique and experimental materials are often juxtaposed with traditional compositions...

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Jingle & Mingle

Jingle & Mingle

Juried and Group Submission Forms

The following exhibits are developed by independent groups, and their themes do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Homer Watson House Foundation. Kitchener Waterloo Society of Artists Textures | Spring 2018 Each year KWSA puts on a minimum of two shows featuring KWSA members work: an open artwork exhibition, and a professionally juried show. The yearly KWSA Juried show is typically held in early spring at Homer Watson House and Art Gallery.  Open to members of KWSA Details and Submission Forms     Miniature Quilt Exhibit Reflections | Summer 2018 Homer Watson House...

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Fall Exhibition | 2016

Fall Exhibition | 2016

September 11 – October 23, 2016 Opening Reception: Sunday, September 11th, 2016 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm Artists Talk: Saturday, October 15th, 2016 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm  Inside/Outside || Red Head Gallery || Website Inside/Outside is the exploration of the essence of a “box”. Boxes define boundaries; boundaries that can either be physical or conceptual. It acts as a depository for dreams, mementos, or fears. The shape and its function (container/contained) are archetypal. This structure becomes the perfect metaphor for understanding our personal relationships with the “other”...

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Lunchtime Lounge | April 2016

Lunchtime Lounge | April 2016

Abandoned Thursday, April 14, 2016 12:00 - 1:00 pm We are pleased to announce that our Lunchtime Lecture Series has returned! Assuming a new name, Lunchtime Lounge, we plan to host a variety of noon hour events that will include artist talks, demonstrations, tea tastings, psychic readings, yoga sessions and much more! Kicking off the series will be exhibiting artist Sheila Macdonald Roberts. Working out of her Elmira studio, Macdonald Roberts expresses herself through a wide variety of

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Kitchener Waterloo Society of Artists Annual Juried Exhibition

Kitchener Waterloo Society of Artists Annual Juried Exhibition

March 22nd – May 3rd, 2015 Reception: Sunday, March 22nd, 2015 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm Meet the Artist Talk: Saturday, April 18th, 2014 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm Colour Dance || Kitchener Waterloo Society of Artists The Kitchener Waterloo Society of Artists (KWSA) was established over 80 years ago to foster the development of the visual arts community. Our arts organization brings together people of all levels of artistic achievement, from emerging artists to professionals. We mentor and celebrate the triumphs of every individual artist. – KWSA || Website Flora: Organic Abstracts || Stephanie...

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