Art in the Park 2014
"Art in the Park is a wonderful experience to be able to visit such a beautiful National Park, share one's talent with visitors, exhibit your work and be inspired."
-Jacqueline Grummett, 2013 artist in residence
This summer, visitors to Pukaskwa National Park will have the opportunity to meet artists from across Canada. Pukaskwa is pleased to announce its fantastic line-up of artists and workshops planned for the upcoming season!
Free Summer Workshops - Schedule
June 30- July 7, 2014- Reece Steinberg
July 7-14, 2014- Symeon Lane
July 14, 21, 2014- Michelle April
July 21-28, 2014- Garth Hamilton
July 28- August 4, 2014 - Ted Stewart
- August 4-11, 2014- Devon McCallum
- Aug 11-18, 2014- Kathleen Baleja
- August 18-25, 2014- Melissa Groom
- August 25-Sept 1, 2014 - Joanne Valley
On the week of their residency, each artist will have their artwork on display in the Visitor Centre for perusal and purchase.
Meet the Artist
From July 1 – September 1, Pukaskwa will host a weekly artist in residence. There will be “Meet the Artist” sessions held on Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday at the Visitor Centre from 11am -12pm. These sessions provide an opportunity for visitors to engage with artist’s one-on-one.
Each artist will share their expertise during on-site workshops, including; designing stencils, creating crayons from local colours, slate amulet necklace making, wood carving demonstrations, interpreting nature through mixed-media and creating a Pukaskwa Candle Keepsake. Workshops are included in the park entry fee and all materials will be supplied. Of course, you bring the inspiration! Click here for a list of upcoming workshops.
Contact us for more information!