Member Events

The Ottawa Arts Council represents some of the most influential Ottawa artists and arts organizations in the area.  For Ottawa events that will challenge, invigorate and entertain you, look no further than our listings of member events. 

This listing is constantly updated, so you’ll want to come back regularly to see what will tempt you anew.

The events are listed in the language they were submitted. Although we make every effort to encourage bilingual posting, some listings may appear in only one language.

Ongoing Events

Thu, Mar 28, 2019 - 5:30pm to Mon, May 20, 2019 - 12:00am





March 28 to May 20, 2019
Opening: Thursday, March 28, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Artist tour:
 Sunday, April 28, 2 p.m.
All welcome. Free...

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Thu, Apr 11, 2019 - 12:00am to Sun, May 26, 2019 - 12:00am

WiS (Water in Suspense)

WiS is an acronym for “water in suspense,” an installation that connects the viewer with the invisible qualities of the natural world. Juan Geuer meant to engage us with such hidden phenomena as the microcosmic beauty of a drop of water mingled with light. This installation uses a peristaltic...

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Upcoming Events

Sat, Apr 27, 2019 - 12:00pm to 7:00pm

When Art Meets Law: The Also Arts Law Symposium

Now in its second year, The ALSO Arts Law Conference brings together artists, legal experts, and arts industry professionals for a day of knowledge sharing. Don’t miss this chance to network with Ottawa-region artists and  the legal information they require to pursue their artistic careers....

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Sun, May 5, 2019 - 12:00am

Digi60 Filmmakers Festival Spring 2019

Digi60 Filmmakers Festival Spring 2019 edition is upon us. Filmmaker Registration is open, with the catch release and kickoff is event happening on March 31st at 1pm at the ...

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Sat, May 11, 2019 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Mozart and More by the Canadian Centennial Choir


The centrepiece of our May concert will be Mozart’s Requiem, one of the best loved works in the choral repertoire. The choir will be accompanied by an orchestra and joined by four soloists, all known to Ottawa audiences: Joan Fearnley (soprano), Carole...

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Thu, May 30, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

OAG | Le Party


Join us for Ottawa’s premier art auction and cocktail party! Back this Spring!

LE PARTY is a silent art auction featuring works by over 65 regional artists, ranging from emerging to established. The auction attracts hundreds of guests who have a taste for...

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Wed, Jun 12, 2019 - 12:00am to Fri, Jun 14, 2019 - 12:00am

Designing the 21st Century Orchestra | Orchestras Canada National Conference

Orchestras Canada will be holding their National Conference in Ottawa this year, from June 12-14 with a pre-conference digital strategy workshop on the afternoon of June 11. Designing the 21st Century Orchestra will look at how arts organizations can embed themselves in their...

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