- Art Exhibition at the Heartwood Gallery
- Thu, Aug 4 2011 - Wed, Aug 31 2011
The Art Studio 10 year anniversary exhibition at HeARTwood Gallery. The Art Studio for Artists Living with Mental Illness is having an art exhibition at HeARTwood Gallery to celebrate its 10th anniversary. The exhibition will be from Thursday August 4th 2011 until Wednesday August 31st 2011. The show opening will be held on Thursday August 4th 2011 from 5 -7 pm.
HeARTwood Gallery is located at 153 Chapel Street at Rideau. Throughout the week gallery hours are Monday-Thursday 4-6 pm and Fridays 2-5. Appointments can also be made to see the show by contacting Maureen Moloughney at: (613) 241-5937
The Art Studio offers a safe and creative space where artists living with mental illness can express their creativity, without being limited by their mental illness or the poverty with which mental illness is often associated. The Art Studio space is located at the Hintonburg Community Centre, 1064 Wellington. It runs Thursdays from 12-3 p.m. on a drop in basis. There is a 15 participant maximum at the Studio. Art supplies are provided, and a professional artist is there for support! There is no fee to attend.
The Art Studio is a partnership between Family Services à la famille Ottawa, Canadian Mental Health Association – Ottawa Branch, Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre, Psychiatric Survivors of Ottawa, The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Hintonburg Community Centre, and the City of Ottawa Community Arts Program. For more information please see the Family Services website: http://www.familyservicesottawa.org/english/art_studio.html and our blog: http://theartstudioottawa.blogspot.com