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Atrium Art Gallery


Owned and operated by the City of Ottawa, the Atrium Art Gallery features the works of local and regional artists. Artists are selected through peer assessment.

Christine Blais - January 5 to February 7, 2018

encaustic, Turning Point, Christine BlaisA Romantic Self-Destruction: Aesthetic Forms and Their Opposites

'Tar' represents our reliance on crude oil despite its toxic nature. Juxtaposed with the allure of the human form, it evokes the polarity and conflict that exists between them. In the beauty of human life, we find the ugliness of self-destruction.

Jake Morrsion and Sarolta Gyoker - February 9 to March 14, 2018

photograph, Snowfall 1, Jake MorrisonSongs of the Snow

Two photographers have woven their views of winter into Songs of the Snow; Sarolta Gyoker with her graphic haikus evoking the quiet of winter and Jake Morrison with his portraits of the landscape, isolated in storm.

Nepean Museum - March 17 to April 16, 2018

Nepean Museum horse cart and toy
Nepean Museum: City in Motion

As Ottawa prepares for the new Confederation Line LRT, explore how transportation has shaped and transformed our city. Unusual artifacts and fascinating historical images trace the transitions from canoes to paddle wheelers, streetcars to buses, and railways to highways.

Young at Art 2018 - April 21 to May 13, 2018

Young at Art 2018 - Central painting

Young at Art 2018 - Central

Young at Art is an exceptional opportunity for Ottawa visual artists between the ages of 12 and 19 years to reach out to their communities - and beyond - through the experience of a citywide, juried art exhibition.

Location and Hours

Ben Franklin Place
101 Centrepointe Drive
Tel.: 613-596-5783

Monday to Thursday: 8:30 am to 9 pm
Friday: 8:30 am to 6 pm
Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday: 1 to 5 pm

Closed on Sundays in July and August. 
Closed on statutory holidays.