RBC Canadian Painting Competition 2007


RBC Canadian Painting Competition launches at OCAD

 
DateTuesday, September 18, 2007 - 4:00am to Thursday, September 27, 2007 - 4:00am

Cost

Free

Location

Great Hall 100 McCaul St., Toronto, Ontario

The ninth annual RBC Canadian Painting Competition launches its nationally touring exhibition of work by competition finalists and winners at the Ontario College of Art & Design. In July,
three members of the OCAD community were named semi-finalists, their works selected from more than 1400 works submitted by 690 artists from across Canada. Anders Oinonen (Drawing & Painting, 2000) of Toronto and former faculty member Kim Dorland were chosen as semi-finalists representing Central Canada, while alumna Aleksandra Rdest of Pouch Cove, Newfoundland & Labrador (Drawing & Painting, 2002) was selected as an Eastern Canada semi-finalist.

The competition, supported by the Canadian Art Foundation, will announce a national winner and two honourable mentions, selected from the semi-finalists, at the Ontario College of Art & Design.
Tour Dates:
October 3 to 12, 2007:
Galerie d'art Louise-et-Reuben-Cohen, Universit' de Moncton
Pavillon Clement-Cormier
Moncton, New Brunswick

October 17 to 24, 2007:
MacLaren Art Centre
37 Mulcaster Street, Barrie, Ontario
October 31 to November 11, 2007:
Winnipeg Art Gallery
300 Memorial Blvd, Winnipeg, Manitoba
November 24 to December 1, 2007:
Emily Carr Institute Art + Design
1399 Johnston Street, Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia

DateTuesday, September 18, 2007 - 4:00am to Thursday, September 27, 2007 - 4:00am

Cost

Free

Website Location

Great Hall 100 McCaul St., Toronto, Ontario

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Tuesday, September 18, 2007 - 4:00am to Thursday, September 27, 2007 - 4:00am

The ninth annual RBC Canadian Painting Competition launches its nationally touring exhibition of work by competition finalists and winners at the Ontario College of Art & Design. In July,
three members of the OCAD community were named semi-finalists, their works selected from more than 1400 works submitted by 690 artists from across Canada. Anders Oinonen (Drawing & Painting, 2000) of Toronto and former faculty member Kim Dorland were chosen as semi-finalists representing Central Canada, while alumna Aleksandra Rdest of Pouch Cove, Newfoundland & Labrador (Drawing & Painting, 2002) was selected as an Eastern Canada semi-finalist.

The competition, supported by the Canadian Art Foundation, will announce a national winner and two honourable mentions, selected from the semi-finalists, at the Ontario College of Art & Design.
Tour Dates:
October 3 to 12, 2007:
Galerie d'art Louise-et-Reuben-Cohen, Universit' de Moncton
Pavillon Clement-Cormier
Moncton, New Brunswick

October 17 to 24, 2007:
MacLaren Art Centre
37 Mulcaster Street, Barrie, Ontario
October 31 to November 11, 2007:
Winnipeg Art Gallery
300 Memorial Blvd, Winnipeg, Manitoba
November 24 to December 1, 2007:
Emily Carr Institute Art + Design
1399 Johnston Street, Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia

Venue & Address: 
Great Hall 100 McCaul St., Toronto, Ontario
Cost: 
Free
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