CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

Landscape painting by artist Bewabon Shilling entitled Beyond the Border

BEWABON SHILLING

NOVEMBER 30 – MARCH 2

NORTHERN CONVERGENCES

DECEMBER 5 – MARCH 8

BERTRAM BROOKER

NOVEMBER 30 – MARCH 1

(IN)TANGIBLE ARCHIVES

DECEMBER 5 – FEBRUARY 17

OTHER PROGRAMMES + EVENTS

VALENTINE'S DAY DINNER

Friday, February 14, 6:30 pm

BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Sunday, February 16, 1:30 pm

ART PARTY

Kim Brett on February 26

BATTLE OF THE BANDS

Friday, February 21, 2020

OUR STRATEGIC PLAN

Enhanced Engagement: 2019 to 2023

ART FOR LUNCH

Anna Hudson on February 21

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COLLECTION HIGHLIGHTS

Bertram Brooker

Napoleon (Crime and Punishment Series), c. 1933
Purchased with assistance from the Walter & Duncan Charitable Foundation, 1997

Bertram Brooker (1888-1955) was a pioneering and self-taught British-Canadian artist. Over the course of his five-decade career Brooker held numerous roles, among them visual artist, art critic, novelist, poet, essayist, playwright, screenwriter, amateur actor, choir singer, copywriter and adman…

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LATEST NEWS

MacLaren Art Centre throws its first Art Party on Wednesday night!

A new series of art events hosted by the MacLaren Art Centre is adding a creative choice to Barrie’s downtown entertainment scene, with sold out attendance for its pilot date. On the last Wednesday of each month, adults can enjoy interactive “Art Parties” led by professional artists from the region. The series kicks off on January 29 with an embroidery workshop instructed by local painter and printmaker Katie Green…

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