Creative Thursdays: Layered Self-Portraits @ National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa [from 21 June to 14 March]

Creative Thursdays: Layered Self-Portraits


1100
21
Jun
 
- 14
Mar
17:00 - 20:00

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National Gallery of Canada
380 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9N4
During Black History Month, Kosisochukwu Nnebe will lead a self-portrait activity examining the concept of identity, in response to selected works from the national collection. Learn how to create unique self-portraits by cutting out and overlaying photos of yourself on an acetate surface. Make sure you bring enough photos to work with.

Free admission. Demonstrations take place at 6 and 7 pm.

Creative Thursdays are sponsored by DeSerres. Each event offers you the chance to learn about different art techniques throughout the year. Drop in for demonstrations by guest artists and get creative! The following activities are intended for beginners and experts alike:
February 21, 2019
Black History Month
Layered Self-Portraits with artist Kosisochukwu Nnebe

March 14, 2019
Silverware in Canadian and Indigenous Galleries
Metal embossing

Past dates and activities:

November 22, 2018
Paul Klee: The Berggruen Collection from The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Watercolours, pencil and fine ink with artist Natalie Bruvels

October 25, 2018
Oscar G. Rejlander: Artist Photographer
Photo collage with artist Kristina Corre

August 16, 2018
Impressionist Treasures: The Ordrupgaard Collection
Impressionist Landscapes with artist Tricia Savoie

July 19, 2018
Masters of Venetian Portraiture
Venetian Portraiture with artist Sarah Lacy

June 21, 2018
National Indigenous Peoples Day
Birch Bark Biting with artist Simon Brascoupé
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