Our physical location is closed but we are still bringing you plenty of art online.
Thank you to all local artists who participated in our Annual Peoples' Choice Award vote.
The winner is "Water's Edge", 2020, acrylic on canvas, 48 x 24 by Janet Trull. (detail shown here)
Congratulations! 363 Votes were counted and as you can see there were some too close to call.
The annual Members' Salon is something we all look forward to. This year's theme was "water". Over 100 entries were received. We were sad to close the show out early since it was a splendid display of talent, vitality and hopefulness.
Our compliments to each of the 10 finalists:
1st - Janet Trull, Water's Edge
2nd - Sophie Creelman, Naiad
3rd tie - Laurie O'Reilly, Nature's Cathedral/Margaret Thaler, Dancing Droplets
4th tie - Anna Whitmore, Standing in Wait /Harvey Walker, What We Leave Behind
5th tie - June Krisko, Snow Waves/Leonora Marriner,Going Against The Current
6th tie - Dusty Hutchings, A Start/Paul Holman, Wind and Sail
Centrally located in Haliburton Village's vintage rail station, we showcase work by Canadian artists and artisans in our Gallery Shop; a must visit when you are in Haliburton County. All works are sold on consignment with our local Artist members. On May 1 we launched a pilot online shop featuring Artist Cards, Membership and Gift Certificates.
Thank you for supporting Canadian Artists and Makers and for shopping locally.
Rails End Gallery and Arts Centre is a proud member of Haliburton Highlands Chamber of Commerce #buyclosebuy
Our Members are entitled to reciprocal admission at Ontario galleries, supplier discounts and exclusive Member communications.
Membership runs from September to September.
Rails End is a member of Craft Ontario, the Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG) and Arts Council Haliburton Highlands.
Help us bring art to life in Haliburton by joining our Volunteer team as an Event Assistant, Boutique Helper, Gardener or Gallery Minder; or participate on one of the Committees listed here:
Please call Laurie to learn more 705-457-2330
Local ceramist Renee Woltz visted Rails End Gallery for our "Work in Progress" series last summer.
An afternoon with Dave Kerr is almost as good a canoe trip! Enjoy !
Greg Gillespie is a master of interpretive bird sculpture. Greg's work was part of "BIRD" a two person show at Rails End 2019 along with digital artists June Krisko.
Michelle St. Pierre
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23 York Street, Dysart And Others, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada
Our phsical location is closed due to the COVID19 restrictions in our region. but we are still bringing you plenty of art online.