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Arteast     Ottawa Ontario

Arteast is a highly active not-for-profit visual arts organization.
Arteast est une association très active dans les arts visuels.

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Arteast Needs two executive members to take office January 27, 2015


  • To join a great, hardworking and supportive team
  • Form new friendships and get to know Arteast members
  • Support and promote local artists within the community

Required skills:
  • Leadership and organizational skills;
  • Ability to guide all the activities of Arteast according to the bylaws
  • Commitment of 2-6 hours a week. (very few activities during December and summer)
  • Welcoming and able to speak in public
For more information click here

Call for Art "Winter Solstice"
at the François Dupuis Recreation Centre

The Arteast Team at the François Dupuis Recreation Centre would like to issue a call for art for the next exhibit which will run from November 17th to January 19th, 2014.

Please email francoisdupuis@arteastottawa.com no later than October 29th. Changeovers take place in the evening, beginning at 6:30 pm. Artwork from the current show is to be picked up from 6:30 to 7:00 pm and new artwork is to be hung at 7 pm on November 17th. ARTWORK BEING PICKED UP MUST BE SIGNED OUT WITH SOMEONE FROM THE FRANÇOIS DUPUIS TEAM: That would be either Doreen, Mark or Maryse.

Arteast-Grow With Art
L'art en herbe

Tuesday October 28, - le 28 octobre
7:00 "informal show and tell - bring work" à 19h
7:30 Présentation à 19h 30
255 Centrum Blvd. Room/Salle 340

"East Meets West"/ "Est / Ouest - art"
with / avec Rowena Tolson

East Meets West-the Art of Chinese Brush Painting Est/Ouest-art du pinceau chinois

Rowena Tolson will give a hands on demonstration of Chinese Brush painting techniques- wear your painting clothes!

Door Prizes
Rowena Tolson donnera une démonstration de la technique du pinceau chinois - portez vos vêtements d'atelier!

Prix de présence

at our regular location, 255 Centrum Blvd. Room 340, Orléans.

Pari Zati exhibition of paintings

Blackburn Hamlet Library in conjunction with Arteast is proud to present an exhibition of paintings by Pari Zati. This solo show is titled "Inspired by Nature" and runs from Oct 4th to December 2nd. Pari sees both beauty and a fierceness in nature.
Inspired by nature and embellishing with fond memories of people and places, she has created a body of work featuring landscapes and florals, with a strong emphasis on water.
She has experimented with different media, but mainly works in acrylic.

This is a unique opportunity for the public to enjoy, encourage and support artists in their local community as well as the Blackburn Hamlet Library.
Location: Blackburn Hamlet branch of the Ottawa Public Library, 199 Glenpark, Ottawa K1B 5B8
Hours: Monday to Thursday: 10 - 8:30, Friday: 1:00 - 6:00, Saturday: 10:00 - 5:00, Sunday: closed.

"My Father Saved His Life" Pari Zati

Call for Art

For the "Holiday Mix" exhibition at the St Laurent Complex Gallery, you need have your pre-registration sent in via email to Mari Brown at colourblob@yahoo.ca

by no later than November 14, 2014.

And please note you're allowed to register up to 2 art piece for the Holiday Mix and each piece max size cannot exceed 12" x 12" (this includes with frame)

As you send in your pre-registration, please include a picture of your piece(s) so we can add them to the invitation for the exhibition.

Please note that we need all hands on deck to make this exhibition as successful as previous years, any time you can volunteer to help is highly appreciated. So please include your volunteer preference on the registration form.

If you have any questions regarding the Holiday Mix exhibition, please contact Mari Brown either by email at colourblob@yahoo.ca or by phone at 613-834-6652

Happy Painting and we look forward seeing your work for the Holiday Mix exhibition.

The featured artists at the François Dupuis Recereation Center
Harison Baker, Goran Basic, Jane Cass and Doreen Hardiman

Val Roy at Luna Sole
Val Roy is the Arteast artist newly on display at Luna Sole restaurant on Voyageur Drive in Orleans. Three canvases represent her love of color with which she tries to capture the energy of things that inspire her which in turn she wishes to share with others. Her paintings will be on display until October 14.

Arteast Open Studio - September/October 2014
Studio-libre de septembre/octobre 2014

A project at St-Laurent Complex Centre, Visual Arts studio
525 Côté Street ,Ottawa, ON, K1K 0Z8.
Sign up for the Open Studio:
$5.00 (cash or cheque payable to Arteast) for each session
Thursdays Sep 4 & 18, Oct 2, 16, 30 2014 Time: 10:00 to 3:00. Bring your own lunch
Registration Deadline Sep 4 or Sep 22 for October - we will need a minimum of 6 participants to run this event.
  Projet de studio-libre en arts visuels au Complexe St-Laurent
525 rue Côté, Ottawa, Ont. K1K 0Z8
Inscription pour une session en studio-libre :
5$ par session ( comptant ou par chèque libellé à Arteast)
Les jeudis 4 & 18 sep, 2, 16, & 30 oct 2014 de 10h à 15h. Apportez votre lunch
Le 4 sep ou 22 sep (oct) est la date limite d'inscription - un minimum de 6 participant(e)s est requis

More information and form: (Word), (PDF)

Sign up by contacting any of the following / S'inscrire en contactant:
Dorothy Zorn dzorn1624@rogers.com

Arteast Juried Award Exhibition (AJAE)

Opening reception for 2014
Monday, October 6, 2014 from 7:00 to 9:00pm
The show runs from Sunday, September 28th, 2014 through Thursday, November 20th, 2014
St Laurent Complex, 525 Côté St., Ottawa, On

The current exhibition at Promenade Arteast is:

August 15th - September 26, 2014

We would like to thank all for registering participants for Budding artist.
With great regret we are informing you that due to lack of participation. Arteast has decided to cancel this years budding artist.

Website Opportunities with Arteast / Profitez du siteweb d'Arteast
for more information/plus d'information check here / ici


ATTENTION MEMBERS: We have a new e-mail address: president@arteastottawa.com. If you have any announcements that you would like the general membership to know about please use our new address.