EXHIBITIONS

MARY ANNE BARKHOUSE

JULY 5 – OCTOBER 28

ROBERT HOULE

JULY 5 – NOVEMBER 25

SETTLING IN PLACE

JUNE 30 – OCTOBER 28

AKIRA KOMOTO

JULY 14 – OCTOBER 28

OTHER PROGRAMMES + EVENTS

ART CLASSES FOR ALL

Register for Fall 2018 Art Classes

HALLOWEEN COFFEEHOUSE

Friday, October 26, 6 to 9 pm

SILENT ART AUCTION

Friday, November 16, 7 to 11 pm

MASTER CLASS SERIES

Expanding Creativity with Scott Sawtell

OPEN CRITIQUES FOR YOUTH

Portfolio guidance with artist Jason Dunda

Enhanced Engagement

Strategic Plan 2019 – 2023

SUPPORT YOUR GALLERY

Become a Friend of the MacLaren

SPIRIT CATCHER

Learn about this iconic Barrie sculpture

COLLECTION HIGHLIGHTS

Patrick Mahon

Drawn Like Money, 2001
Collection of the MacLaren Art Centre. Gift of the Artist, 2017

Patrick Mahon is an artist, curator and educator. He is widely recognized for his drawings, which address environmental concerns…

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LATEST NEWS

Youth making their mark on Barrie’s waterfront 

August 2, 2018

The Ping Pong Table Project will see Barrie youth come up with a creative design for the table, which will be permanently installed on Centennial Beach…

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A body of abstract paintings by regional artist and MacLaren VanGo Instructor Janine Wheeler will be on display at @AuroraCulture until November 24th. Check them out at the Artist Reception on Wednesday, October 24, 6 to 8 pm.

Our 4th Annual MacLaren Speakeasy & Poker Tournament was an “All-In” kind of night for those in attendance last Thursday. Feathered fascinates, flapper dresses and gangster-style fedoras… https://t.co/mWMz4jKvmE

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Looking for something to do over your lunch hour today? Join us for Art for Lunch with Paul Petro - 12:15 to 1 pm at the MacLaren.

Downtown Barrie Business Association (BIA) Barrie - Ontario The City of Barrie Paul Petro Contemporary ArtEver wanted to know the ins and outs of collecting art? Toronto curator and gallerist Paul Petro of Paul Petro Contemporary Art is here next Friday to share his experiences as a dealer and collector of contemporary Canadian art. Friday, October 19, 12:15 to 1 pm. Free admission and all welcome! bit.ly/2yAF3TP
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