Welcome

The South Simcoe Arts Council is an umbrella organization composed of many individuals and groups in the area who are engaged in the arts (visual, dance, music, drama, literary, structural, architecture).

Members range from budding artists to professional artists, to business owners to supporters of the arts. The geographic area served is South Simcoe and includes the towns of Bradford West Gwillimbury, Innisfil, and largely New Tecumseth (where the office is located in the Alliston community); the two townships – Essa and Adjala-Tosorontio; and Base Borden.


Current Exhibitions

March 31st - June 3rd, 2016 Stevenson Memorial Hospital
Alice Edwards

Alice Edwards

Life
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April 1st - June 3rd, 2016 Cremahh
Coral Dryden

Coral Dryden

Upcoming Exhibitions

May 17th - July 12th, 2016 Essa Library

Sean George

June 3rd - August 5th, 2016 Stevenson Memorial Hospital

Kaarina Brooks

Upcoming Workshops

January 1st - July 29th, 20169am to 4:30pm (before & after care available)
Join the Cast of Mary Poppins this Summer

Join the Cast of Mary Poppins this Summer

Mary Poppins: Main Stage Summer Program for ages 10 to 18
Register your child in the cast of Disney's classic tale Mary Poppins and prepare them for a magical summer they will never forget.

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March 16th - November 16th, 2016

2016 Artist at the Gibson Workshops

An active group of area artists who paint together every Wednesday at the Gibson Centre. Activities include monthly workshops, critiques, ‘share the wealth’ presentations and outdoor painting in the summer.

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Upcoming Events

October 23rd - September 19th, 2015/2016
Call for Artists - BWG Studio Art Tour 2016

Call for Artists - BWG Studio Art Tour 2016

CALL FOR ARTISTS
ENTRY DEADLINE FEBRUARY 29, 2016
The Studio Tour & Art Sale will take place on:
September 16,17,18, 2016

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April 19th - May 31st, 2016see gibsoncentre.com for hours
Blue Heron 5

Blue Heron 5

Blue Heron 5 Returns!
Showing Original Art at SSAC Gallery at the Gibson Centre April 19 - May 31
Meet the Artists Reception Wed. April 20 2-4pm
The Blue Heron 5 came together at The Blue Heron Art Studio. This diverse group meets every Wednesday for Art talk, painting, and the critiquing of each other's work.

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June 18th, 2016
Battle of the Brushes 2016

Battle of the Brushes 2016

An exciting live battle of painting open to all artists.
1st Prize $500, 2nd prize $250 generously donated by the ABIA

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