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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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Promenade Arteast

“Silver Celebration - Winter”

January 8 – March 17

Coming up in January 2015 is the next unjuried Promenade Arteast exhibition. One artwork per member may be submitted.
(One piece up to a width of 38 inches x 72 inches tall including frame or one three dimensional work:- size limit-12” x 12” x 36” h)
Members who wish to participate are requested to fill out an application form for Promenade


with all the details of the artwork they wish to submit and send it to


Application deadline- Nov 22nd

There is no theme for this show though as it is the first show in our 25th anniversary year we ask that the word ‘silver’ is kept in mind when submitting. Whether that be silver colour, silver frame or something suggestive of silver or anniversary in the title.

If a large selection of work is submitted the applicants will be added to the list for subsequent shows providing applications are received by the posted deadline. Members will be informed if they are accepted in the posted exhibition or a subsequent show.

(Drop off day for selected artwork is the day before the exhibition starts 10am – 11am)

Exhibitors must bring the completed, signed form with their work on changeover day.

Entrants must be members or will become members of Arteast. There is a $5 hanging fee.

For information contact:

Maureen Rooney Mitchell promenade@arteastottawa.com

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Urgent: ARTEAST needs two executive members to take office January 27, 2015 We need your help leading a committed executive committee


  • 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
  • Bilingualism is an asset
For more information click here

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.

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

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.