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Artist Talk: Jin-me Yoon and Donna James

Artist Talk

Thursday 28 October 2021, 5:00 pm Talks & Events

Artists Donna James and Jin-me Yoon, whose works are featured in our fall exhibition, both focus on the relationship between quotidian, individual histories and dominant discourses about identity. Join Yoon and James in conversation as they unpack their works in the exhibition and discuss the ways in which image-making devices can tackle complex topics of memory, place, and history.

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Creative Writing Workshop with Fan Wu

Creative Writing Workshop

Sunday 14 November 2021, 1:00 pm Courses & Workshops

Expanding on the themes in Two Truths and a Lie, poet and translator Fan Wu hosts a free, one-day creative writing workshop rethinking deceit beyond its traditional contexts of betrayal and bad intention.

  • Ages 18+
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Whimsical Vincent Van Gogh

Oakville Public Library Little Artists Series
Whimsical Vincent Van Gogh

17 November 2021, 4:30 pm–5:30 pm Online

Let's explore a world of colours and swirls as kids are introduced to post-impressionism and the artist Vincent Van Gogh. This workshop will include a colouring activity teaching blending and shading colours to capture a whimsical landscape scene outside our windows or from our imaginations. The second-half of the workshop will include stories connecting to the theme of the day.

  • Ages 4 to 7
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Online Youth Zine Workshop

Online Youth Zine Workshop

Sunday 28 November 2021, 11:00 am–12:00 pm Online

Oakville Galleries is excited to offer a free art workshop where we learn to make our own zines! In conjunction with Two Truths and a Lie, come join us on Zoom as we learn about how art can explore self-expression, stories, real or fictional, and most importantly, creativity!

  • Ages 11+
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Colour Creation

Oakville Public Library Little Artists Series
Colour Creation

15 December 2021, 4:30 pm–5:30 pm Online

Join us as we explore images through colour! Kids will be introduced to the colour field painting movement and artists such as Helen Frankenthaler and Mark Rothko as we create abstract artworks, layering colours to invent new ones. The second-half of the workshop will include stories connecting to the theme of the day.

  • Ages 4 to 7
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