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, Jun 22, 2018 - 11:00am to Sun, Jul 22, 2018 - 4:00pm

ORIGINS, an exhibition of watercolours by Ruby Ewen

ORIGINS, an exhibition of watercolours by Ruby Ewen

From Fri. June 22  -  Sun. July 22, 2018.

This exhibition will be held Saturdays and Sundays, 11 a.m. -  4 p.m.  at the Stone School Gallery at The Pontiac School of the Arts, 28 Mill St., Portage -Du-Fort, QC.


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Fri, Jul 13, 2018 - 10:00am to Wed, Aug 1, 2018 - 6:00pm

A Special Presentation of Lisa Creskey's A Season of Everything - A Journey Through Time and Space

Lisa Creskey's exhibition  "A Season of  Everything - A Journey Through Time and Space" has arrived straight from the Gardiner Museum in Toronto. We will be presenting the work starting July 13th.

A visual tale in porcelain which playfully engages with the notion of time and space. The...

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Fri, Jul 13, 2018 - 6:00pm to Sun, Sep 23, 2018 - 5:00pm

Roger Ballen: There Is No Outside

Opening in July on Friday the 13th (from 6 to 9 pm) and running until September 23, 2018, the SPAO Centre Gallery (77 Pamilla St., Ottawa) is honoured to present Roger Ballen: There Is No Outside, the first exhibition in Ottawa of work by the...

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Upcoming Events

Thu, Jul 26, 2018 - 7:30am to Sun, Aug 5, 2018 - 2:30am

Raising Stanley / Life With Tulia

When you see a well-behaved guide dog for the blind walking easily with their handler along crowded streets, do you ever wonder, "How was this dog raised?" "What's life like working with a guide dog?"

Raising Stanley / Life With Tulia describes the journey from puppy to working...

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Fri, Jul 27, 2018 - 9:00pm to 11:00pm

Gallery 101 and Asinabka present: Maker of Monsters

Gallery 101 and ASINABKA present:
The Extraordinary Life of Beau Dick

2017, Documentary, 1h 32m
Directors: Natalie Boll, LaTiesha Ti'si'tla Fazakas 
Screenplay: Natalie Boll, LaTiesha Ti'si'tla Fazakas 
Producers: Natalie Boll,...

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Sat, Aug 18, 2018 - 1:00am to 4:00am

15th Annual National Jewellery Student Competition

Exhibition of the 15th annual National Jewellery Student Competition

August 18th - September 9th

Meet the five finalists from Alberta, Nova Scotia and Quebec at the exhibition opening on  Saturday, August 18th, 1-4 pm, at 13 Murray St., ByWard...

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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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