adult programs

Tour @ 2 PM: Art & Heritage Tour

Thursdays, 3 November – 15 December 2022

Experience Oakville Galleries' new outdoor Art and Heritage Tour every Thursday at 2 PM!

  • All ages

Fall Artful Dinner

17 November 2022

Join us for our second Artful Dinner and enjoy a private tour of Sascha Braunig's solo exhibition at Centennial Square, followed by dinner at Paradiso restaurant!


Winter Table Garland Workshop

27 November 2022

Join Natalie Schiabel of Mythology Floral Art, for a workshop to create a beautiful winter garland table arrangement using fresh greenery, dried, seasonal fruit and candles.

  • 18 +

Audio Walk: A Large Slow River

15 May - 15 November 2022

Experience one of the most loved pieces in the permanent collection of Oakville Galleries, as you walk along the waterfront and flowers at Gairloch Gardens. 𝘈 𝘓𝘢𝘳𝘨𝘦 𝘚𝘭𝘰𝘸 𝘙𝘪𝘷𝘦𝘳, 2000, is a site-specific audio walk by Canadian artist Janet Cardiff. In Cardiff's audio walks, visitors follow audio cues while experiencing a physical environment.


Fall Exhibition Opening Reception

2 October 2022

Join us for the opening reception of our fall exhibition at Centennial Square and in Gairloch Gardens!

  • All ages

Culture Days! Exhibition Tour

11 October 2022

As part of Culture Days, join us for a daytime tour of our Fall exhibition Sascha Braunig: Lay Figure, led by Associate Curator & Registrar Theresa Wang.


Artful Dinner at Paradiso Restaurant

18 August 2022

Join us for our first Artful Dinner and enjoy a private tour of Tanya Lukin Linklater's solo exhibition followed by a dinner at Paradiso restaurant!


In Conversation

4 May 2022, 7 PM

Layli Long Soldier and Tanya Lukin Linklater will come together to discuss the themes and issues that are raised in their practices.


Artist Talk: Stan Denniston and Erdem Taşdelen

6 April 2022, 7 PM

As a counterpart to our Artist Talk with Jin-me Yoon and Donna James from last fall, Oakville Galleries is pleased to present an Artist Talk with Stan Denniston and Erdem Taşdelen. In this online talk, Denniston and Taşdelen will speak to their works in Two Truths and a Lie and discuss the ways in which photography as a medium can interrogate implicit power structures built into the ways in which narratives are read and interpreted. Together, the artists ask viewers to negotiate photography's privileged status as a record of memory and veracity.


Guided Meditation

3 March 2022

Join us online for an hour of enjoyment, as we explore the cross-over of meditation and art appreciation.


The Artist's Library: Podcast Series

26 February 2021

Watch the second part of The Artist's Library podcast series produced in collaboration with Art Metropole. Part of the Printed Matter Virtual Art Book Fair's Classroom program series, this conversation takes up the subject of artist David Hartt's recent poster project for Art Metropole designed as an advertisement for Charmaine Nelson's book, Slavery, Geography and Empire in Nineteenth-Century Marine Landscapes of Montreal and Jamaica.