Here is a preview of our upcoming Art events:
May 15 - September 18 Our summer art show 'Muskoka on the Rocks' opens. A Colourful collection of art works reflecting Muskoka's time by the lake & cottage. Summers are fun in Muskoka with camping and canoe trips enjoying the beautiful surroundings of Muskoka and Algonquin Park .
September 21 - December 15 - our Annual Autumn Art Show 'Algonquin Reflections' celebrating 125 years of Algonquin Park.
Beautiful and Rugged Algonquin Park is well known worldwide and we are fortunate to have this park right at our fingertips. Artists such as Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven have immortalized this great Canadian treasure and artists continue to explore the Park to create paintings, photographs and sculptures. This art show lets you see the Park and its wildlife through the eyes of our artists.
ART WEEKEND GET-AWAY
In the Spirit of Tom Thomson Art Weekend Get- Away September 21,22,23
After last year's enormously successful Tom Thomson art weekend, we are organizing two art weekends for 2018, one in the fall and one in January 2019, In collaboration with Deerhurst Resort.
The Autumn Weekend get-Away will include two nights stay, a welcome reception, a guided canoe trip to the Tom Thomson Memorial Cairn on Tom's cherished Canoe Lake, paint your own small Tom Thomson replica and enjoy a guided Group of Seven Mural Tour all under the expert guidance of Huntsville artist and Group Of Seven mural tour creator Gerry Lantaigne.
Bio: Gerry Lantaigne is a graduate of The Ontario College of Art and Design, where he spent three years studying set design and scenic painting at the college’s off Campus Program in New York City. Gerry has applied his skills in the sign and mural industry in Toronto and Montreal. In 1997 Lantaigne created the Group of Seven Outdoor Gallery located in the Huntsville/Lake of Bays and Algonquin Park areas.The Outdoor Gallery is a world class mural program and has become a huge success with over 80 murals in the collection to date.