Dedicated to the Creation of Art and Its Promotion in the Community

180 Poplar Avenue Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R2L 2C3
Fax: (204) 668-4055


ABOUT US

Local Colour Art Group was formed in 1998 to serve Manitoba artists.

The group consists of about 90 members, working in a variety of styles and mediums.

Local Colour Art Group holds annual art shows and sales in spring and fall of each year, and participates in other art shows throughout the year. The group also holds a variety of workshops and brings in guest artists for demonstrations.

Visitors are welcome to visit our art studio and display gallery at 180 Poplar Avenue (@ Brazier St) in Winnipeg, MB.

Mission Statement

Local Colour Art Group is an organization of artists dedicated to the creation of art, and its promotion in the community.

Our Mandate

The Club strives to provide a forum for members in which to gather to paint and to share their interests, skills and experiences. It is dedicated to the development of its members through the provision of regular learning opportunities in the form of classes and discussion groups, and through the organization of regular art shows.
Members are encouraged to work in a variety of styles and mediums, and while the primary focus is on the art of painting, individual artistic expression through work in photography, porcelain, wood and clay is also welcomed.

The Club's objectives include community outreach. This entails the promotion of art appreciation by way of periodic art shows, the extension of participation in instructional programs to non-members, and the facilitation of other initiatives that encourage members of the community to participate in art activity.

2014 / 2015 Executive

President: Fred Perchaluk
Past-President:
Garth Palanuk
1st Vice-President: Rick Emslie
2nd Vice-President: Joy Matsubara
Treasurer: Linda McCallum
Secretary: Luba Olesky
Membership Registrar: Linda McCallum

Board Members

Library - Helen Smith & Joan Duma
Workshops - Isabel Cheer

External Exhibitions - Lorraine Fredette

Other

Workshops - Pat Findlay, Genevie Henderson, Ruth Kamenev
Auditor - Werner Beckmann
Website Coordinator - Deanne Miller
Autumn 2014 Art Show - Elizabeth Delgatty & Angela Lillico
Cheer Coordinator - Garth Palanuk
Movie Night Coordinator - Angela Lillico
Sketch Night Coordinators - Doreen Bissett & Judy Sutton
Art Talks -
Publicity - Renee DeMeyer Mesman
Newsletter - Jo Smoley

 
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