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Gallery Gachet Moving Sale

Friday, July 28th 4-7pm As Gallery Gachet prepares to move we need to find homes for some amazing artwork, artist materials, and office supplies. Our new space just won’t fit everything. 

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Painting Techniques Using Palette Knives

Gallery Gachet Workshop at EWMA Monday, July 17th | 1-4pm Join Gallery Gachet artist Karen Irving and learn to paint using palette knife techniques.

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Mad Pride Parade

Friday, July 14th, from 11.30am Mad Pride is an international movement created by psychiatric survivors, consumers, folks labeled “mentally ill” — all of us that proudly reclaim the words mad & crazy, and those in solidarity with us. We are mad. We are crazy. And we are damn proud to be. We believe madness is […]

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Bead Loom Workshop at EWMA

Wednesday, June 21st from 12 to 3pm Join Gallery Gachet artist Afuwa and learn to bead on a loom, including warping, beading, and finishing. Together we will make beaded bracelets. At the end of the workshop participants will take their handmade beaded bracelets home.

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Volunteer Orientation Session

Gallery Gachet, photo by Colin BeiersVolunteer Orientations/ information sessions take place on the third Tuesday of each month at 3.00 pm. Our next Volunteer Orientation, Tue, June 20th. On these dates, Training Sessions will be held at 4.00pm following the orientation. Training Sessions are intended for all volunteers but especially those who may be interested in becoming a member of […]

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Uncovering the Archive

Friday, June 16th 12-6pm Over the years the 88 East Cordova location of Gallery Gachet has hosted some amazing exhibitions and events and been a home-base to many talented artists.

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Your Story Fabric Bookmaking with Sima Elizabeth Shefrin

Saturday, March 25th, from 12.00pm to 2.00pm In partnership with Enterprising Women Making Arts (EWMA) Gallery Gachet artists have been leading a diverse array of workshops on different themes and mediums. This month join Gallery Gachet exhibiting artist Sima Elizabeth Shefrin.

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Karen Irving and Elizabeth May

March 24th to May 7th, 2017 Opening: Friday, March 24th 6-9pm Karen Irving and Elizabeth May are two painters who explore their world through gestural abstract representation on canvas. Irving and May communicate through colour, composition and varied means of paint application to connect with the viewer and tell their stories. Don’t miss their side […]

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How to Remember

March 24th to May 7th, 2017 Opening: Friday, March 24th 6-9pm How to Remember contains a range of documentation that combines graphic illustration, knitting, book-making, embroidery, journaling and poetry. The artists have formed creative records that serve as a kind of memory.

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Jordan Martin Performance-Lecture

Friday February 17th 6:30pm Martin will be performing from Portrait As An Αέρας Δύναμη Ένας (Air Force One), her forthcoming poetry and coloring book, as well as songs from her parallel LP Songs on Guitar recently released under her musical pseudonym Daphne. Jordan Martin is an uprooted Brooklyn based multidisciplinary artist and multi-instrumentalist. Her musical […]

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