Portfolio 2021 Online

Youth Exhibition

The MacLaren Art Centre is pleased to highlight the creative talents of youth in Simcoe County through the Portfolio program. 2021 marks the 30th anniversary of this yearly showcase.

Portfolio provides an exceptional opportunity to showcase the creative talent of youth in Simcoe County. 2021 marks the 30th year of Portfolio! Due to the pandemic, Portfolio 2021 Online is a virtual exhibition accessible on our website. The MacLaren Art Centre is committed to celebrating students’ accomplishments and publicly affirm the high caliber of visual arts education in Simcoe County.


This year, the MacLaren received artworks from across the region. Twenty-seven artworks have been selected for this virtual exhibition.

Portfolio is an opportunity to highlight the accomplishments of these aspiring artists, and to draw attention to the strong visual arts programs in Simcoe County high schools. Participating schools include: Banting Memorial High School (Alliston), Innisdale Secondary School (Barrie), Nantyr Shores Secondary School (Innisfil) and Orillia Secondary School.

The jurors for Portfolio 2021 Online are MacLaren Senior Curator Emily McKibbon and Education Officer, Christina Mancuso.


Supported by

City of Barrie logo
Ontario Arts Council logo
Canada Council for the Arts logo
Government of Ontario logo
Government of Canada logo