Member Events

The Ottawa Arts Council represents some of the most influential Ottawa artists and arts organizations in the area.  For Ottawa events that will challenge, invigorate and entertain you, look no further than our listings of member events. 

This listing is constantly updated, so you’ll want to come back regularly to see what will tempt you anew.

The events are listed in the language they were submitted. Although we make every effort to encourage bilingual posting, some listings may appear in only one language.

Ongoing Events

Fri, Sep 28, 2018 - 6:00pm to Sat, Oct 27, 2018 - 5:00pm

2018 SPAO Artist Residency Exhibition

On September 28, 2018, from 6 to 9 pm, join us at the SPAO Centre Gallery (77 Pamilla St.) for the opening reception of the 2018 SPAO Artist Residency Exhibition, featuring the photo-based work of India d’Scarlett and Neeko Paluzzi. The SPAO Residency is...

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Wed, Oct 10, 2018 - 1:45pm to Sat, Nov 17, 2018 - 1:45pm

Patricia Reed: Volatile Prophecies

Presented in collaboration with the Department of Visual Arts at the University of Ottawa, with special thanks to Jinny Yu.

Knot Project Space is thrilled to host a solo exhibition by Berlin-based media artist, writer and designer Patricia Reed. Originally from Ottawa, Reed operates as...

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Sat, Oct 13, 2018 - 1:30pm to Sat, Dec 15, 2018 - 1:30pm

Re Collection & Steel Collection

The Mississippi Valley Textile Museum is proud to present the work of two major Canadian artists: Barb Hunt and Line Dufour. Shown together for the first time, the artists explore social conventions about vulnerability and femininity. The effect of their haunting and powerful works is difficult...

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Wed, Oct 17, 2018 - 5:00pm to Sun, Nov 18, 2018 - 5:00pm

EMPYREAN | EMPYRÉE

EMPYREAN | EMPYRÉE

Studio Sixty-Six and Galerie Annexe, at the Ottawa Art Gallery, Announces an Exhibition of New Works by Ottawa artist Patrice Stanley.

EMPYREAN runs from October 17th until November 18th, 2018.

The public is welcome to attend the opening...

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Upcoming Events

Fri, Oct 26, 2018 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm

OUT OF THIS WORLD ARTinis Early bird Tickets

  

ARTINIS Early Bird Offer

OnFriday October 26, we will set the stages of Shenkman Arts Centre for ARTinis, our annual gala, one sure to be out of this world!

Early bird tickets are now on sale $100
...

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Sun, Oct 28, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Justin Duhaime Quartet ft. clarinetist David Renaud

Inspired by the legacy of legendary manouche guitarist Django Reinhardt, the music is driven by swinging and grooving rhythm guitar which functions as a vehicle for improvisation. The group combines an eclectic mix of high energy swing, latin grooves, virtuosic fast tempo tunes and luscious...

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Thu, Nov 8, 2018 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

LE PARTY, Ottawa Art Gallery's Annual Art Auction

Silent Auction & Cocktail Party

In support of the OAG’s exhibitions and programming

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Ottawa Art Gallery
50 Mackenzie King Bridge
and
10 Daly Avenue

Join us for the first LE PARTY Art Auction at the new OAG facilties inside the... Read More >