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Artist Voice Winter/Spring 2020 Speakers’ Series

February 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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One event on February 20, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 19, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 16, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 21, 2020 at 1:00 pm

$10 – $15

Artist Voice Winter Spring 2020 Speakers’ Series

Thursdays from 1-3pm

January 16—Heather Gentleman

Ether: Flow and the Muse

Artist-in-residence Heather will discuss her process of creating a body of work and how the role of the muse comes into play. From being in the flow in a state of receptiveness to research, writing and using references, she will discuss the symbiotic interaction of all facets of creation.

February 20—Janne Reuss

The Creative Process

The creative process is multilayered. It takes deep work and courage to commit to this activity, but the journey is also magical. In this lecture, the artist will peel off the many layers and make them visible through her own work.

March 19—Steven Frank

The Space Invaders of Durham Region

A recession in the 1990s created an opportunity to exhibit art in vacant spaces in Oshawa, with artists given unprecedented access. This created a mini-renaissance in art-making activity, where Steven, a multimedia artist and promoter of local culture was the driving force for these annual festivals.

April 16—Olex Wlasenko *

Naughty Bits: Censorship in the Arts

Censorship has been part of the arts for centuries. Join Station Gallery Curator Olex in an illustrated discussion of controversial artworks that were restricted or suppressed throughout history and in Canada. *Back by popular demand

May  21—Anne O’Callaghan

The Tree Museum

As co-curator of the Tree Museum from 1998 to 2016, and a multidisciplinary artist whose practice spans over three decades, O’Callaghan will describe some of the installations associated with this living gallery in the Muskoka forest.


Cost per lecture: WAAC members: $10, non-members $15

RSVP to Cal Lorimer
cal@womensartofcanada.ca or



February 20
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$10 – $15
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Dignam Gallery & Ruth Upjohn Gallery, Women’s Art Association of Canada
23 Prince Arthur Ave.
Toronto, ON M4L 2Z4