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OAG Expansion and Arts Court Redevelopment Project

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Five artists have been short listed to create detailed designs of their creative public art concepts for exterior spaces at the Arts Court facility as part of the Ottawa Art Gallery Expansion and Arts Court Redevelopment Project. After 148 international artists enthusiastically responded to a Request for Qualifications, the Art Selection Committee shortlisted five artists: 

Meet the artists and have your say on the public art coming to Arts Court!

The City of Ottawa commissions local artists’ works for display in public spaces.  A percent of funds for municipal development projects is set aside for public art in order to beautify the space and make art accessible to everyone.

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Public Art Open House

Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 8:38 am
Last updated: 
Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 1:49 pm

Dates & Times

Tuesday, May 15, 2018,
4:00 pm to 7:00 pm


Arts Court Theatre
2 Daly Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1N 7B9

The public is invited to meet the artists, view the proposals and record their comments. The Art Selection Committee will take the public’s comments into consideration when they meet to evaluate the proposals and select the winning design.