Visitors examine works of art at the Carleton University Art gallery.

The 4th Carleton Community Art Exhibition to Celebrate Creativity on Campus

The Carleton University Art Gallery will host The 4th Carleton Community Art Exhibition, which celebrates Carleton creativity by presenting artwork made exclusively by students, staff, faculty, alumni and retirees. The exhibition will kick off with an opening reception and features a community performance night.

When: Friday, Jan. 13 to Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017
Where: Carleton University Art Gallery, St. Patrick’s Building, Carleton University
Info: The exhibition is free and open to the public.

Exhibition Opening Reception

When: Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, from noon to 1 p.m.
Where: Carleton University Art Gallery, St. Patrick’s Building, Carleton University
Info: The exhibition will be opened by Carleton President Roseann O’Reilly Runte.

Community Performance Night

When: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Carleton University Art Gallery, St. Patrick’s Building, Carleton University
Info: The community performance night will include a collage workshop and musical performances.

The 4th Carleton Community Art Exhibition presents a diverse and eclectic range of art – paintings, drawings, photographs, sculptures and textiles – made by members of the campus community.

“The gallery is Carleton’s cultural hub and this exhibition reaches out to the community in an inclusive way,” said Sandra Dyck, the art gallery’s director. “We look forward to being surprised by the hidden talent on campus and to highlighting the creativity of the Carleton community.”

The exhibition is among a series of events celebrating Carleton’s 75th anniversary. For more information about these events, please visit the anniversary website.

About Carleton’s 75th Anniversary

Carleton’s 75th anniversary in 2017 celebrates the university’s commitment to giving back through education while pursuing contributions to the common good. These founding values are at the heart of the university’s focus on research, community partnerships and teaching excellence. Carleton students, faculty, staff and alumni are motivated by a desire to make their world a better place. And as the university marks a major milestone in Canada’s 150th anniversary year, we are showcasing the innovation and creativity of our collaborations. Because what’s good for Carleton is good for Canada and the world. It’s been a tradition for 75 years.


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