The 10th Annual Oppenheimer Park Community Art Show | Reflections

Exhibition runs: September 8th–October 22nd, 2017
Opening reception: Friday, September 8th, 6–10 pm *part of SWARM 2017

Join the parade with The Carnival Band, from Oppenheimer Park (488 Powell Street)
to Gallery Gachet (88 East Cordova Street) at 5 pm. Fun!
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Drawing with Paper

Gallery Gachet Workshop at EWMA
Friday, August 25th | 1–3pm
Join us to create images using paper cut outs. Each participant will be provided with paper, scissors and glass frame to display their fished artwork. Read More »

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Gallery Gachet Moving Sale

extended until August 11th
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.  Read More »

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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. Read More »

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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 a completely sane and well-adjusted response to living in such a mad world. Read More »

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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. Read More »

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Volunteer Orientation Session

Volunteer 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 the Gallery Gachet Collective. Read More »

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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. Read More »

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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. Read More »

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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 by side exhibitions Irving’s Here and Now and May’s Paint Love. Read More »

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