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Writing Explorations: Inspired by Impressionism

painting of men working outdoors in Paris

Maximilien Luce. Paris, Travaux, c. 1885. Oil on canvas, 65.5 x 81 cm. Gift from the Estate of R. Fraser Elliott, 2005 © 2018 Art Gallery of Ontario 2005/176

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@ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

@ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Writing Explorations: Inspired by Impressionism

Friday, March 29 and April 26

Writing Explorations is a series of group workshops inspired by the AGO Collection or special exhibitions, guided by an artist-instructor. Learn to express yourself in written and visual form, building on the personal experiences and narrative strategies of great artists. Each month you’ll visit a new location in the Gallery to see a new selection of artwork.

Conducted in an intimate setting, workshop participants will be encouraged to reflect, write and share their impressions of selected artwork inspired by the exhibition, Impressionism in the Age of Industry: Monet, Pissarro and more

Bring your own supplies: 11"x14" coil bound sketchbook, pencils: 2B, 4B,8B, white vinyl eraser and a pencil sharpener with a well to collect shavings.

Students are asked to print out a copy of their receipt and meet your instructor in the Community Gallery located in the AGO's Weston Learning Centre. Participants must be 19 or older. Suitable for beginners.

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Friday January 4, February 1, March 1, April 5 or May 3.
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