Helson Gallery Information
Located in Halton Hills Library & Cultural Centre in Downtown Georgetown
9 Church Street, Halton Hills, ON, L7G 2A3
Tel: 905-877-7915 Ext. 2517
In the Sisnett Lobby: Halton Hills Camera Club’s Annual PhotoArt Show
This competition is open to both amateur and professional photographers and promotes excellence in the art of photography within the community of Halton Hills. The Halton Hills Camera Club has proudly sponsored this prestigious event for 34 years and continues to raise awareness and promote photography as an art form in Halton Hills. Almost four hundred total image entries were entered in this year’s competition and the display of the highest scoring images will be view from March 10 to April 6 in the Cultural Centre Lobby.
In the Helson Gallery: Every Picture Tells a Story
Recent acquisitions and works borrowed from local collections are featured alongside paintings from the outstanding Helson Collection in this look at the stories behind the paintings. Continues through May 2014.
Free Public Programs
Demonstration with Laura Kingsbury: April 19 from 2 – 4 p.m.
Gear up for Earth Day by celebrating the diversity and beauty of nature with noted local wildlife painter, Laura Kingsbury. Laura’s superb handling of watercolour, acrylic and pastel media coupled with an intense love of nature, make her paintings sought by collectors. This is a unique opportunity to watch an artist at work!
Professional Development for Artists: Out of the Studio – Into the World! May 4 from 2 – 3:30 p.m.
Looking to gain exposure for your artwork but not sure about how to approach art galleries and art dealers? This informative session with Sharlene Rankin of Toronto’s Telephone Booth Gallery will cover the basics and give you the inside track to success.
For further information please contact:
Curator, Helson Gallery
Halton Hills Cultural Centre
Town of Halton Hills
9 Church St., Halton Hills ON L7G 2A3
Phone: 905.877.7915 x2536
Public Events at the Gallery
Music at One Concert Series
The Helson Gallery is pleased to present local performing artists in the gallery for afternoon concerts. On the 4th Tuesday of every month at 1pm, the Music at One concert takes place featuring solo and small groups who perform jazz, classical, tributes, and other eclectic offerings. The concerts are free to attend, and donations are welcome.
|Helson Gallery Public Viewing Hours|
|Wednesday||1:00pm to 5:00pm|
|Thursday||1:00pm to 8:30pm|
|Friday||1:00pm to 5:00pm|
|Saturday||1:00pm to 5:00pm|
|Sunday||1:00pm to 5:00pm|
The gallery will also be open for theatre events before the show and during intermission.
To book a group tour of the gallery outside of regular hours, please call the Cultural Centre Supervisor at
905-877-7915 x 2517.