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PDAC GALLERY AND GIFT SHOP HOURS

 

The Portage & District Arts Centre Gallery and Gift Shop is open to the public Tuesdays to Saturdays from 11:00am to 5:00pm (closed on the Saturdays of long weekends).

Thank You

MAIN GALLERY


1000 FACES HIDDEN WITHIN

Multi-media portraiture by Lee Beaton.


Exhibition Dates - July 18 to August 26, 2017

Exhibition Opening - Thursday, July 20 at 7:00pm

Exhibition Sponsor - Portage la Prairie Co-op

With the generous support of the Manitoba Arts Council

Click HERE for links to other websites

BOARDROOM GALLERY


SIMPLY CANOLA

Photography by Sandi Knight.


Exhibition Dates - June 20 to August 5, 2017

Exhibition Reception - Saturday, July 15, 1:30pm to 4:00pm



*Boardroom Gallery closed Wednesdays 12:30pm-3:30pm

ARTSSMARTS WANTS TO FUND YOUR ORGANIZATION!

Administered by the Portage and District Arts Council (PDAC), ArtsSmarts provides grants to private schools, aboriginal schools, after school programs, nursery schools, and other youth-based community organizations to help young people learn through art!


ArtsSmarts has funding available to see your project happen!


ArtsSmarts works to bring youth, local organizations and professional artists together to develop art-making skills and opportunities for young people that will last a life time. 

 

Does your organization have an arts and youth-base project in mind?

Then visit the ArtsSmarts website at www.pdacartssmarts.org, or contact:


Portage and District Arts Centre, Portage la Prairie

phone 204-239-6029    email pdac@mts.net



Visit ArtsSmarts to read about past ArtsSmarts Projects

PDAC BOARDROOM GALLERY


CALL FOR EXHIBITION ENTRY 2017

The Portage & District Arts Centre (PDAC) is seeking artists to display their work in the intimate setting of our Boardroom Gallery. PDAC will promote your exhibition on its website, Facebook, Twitter and monthly newsletter. All are welcome to apply including individuals, groups & schools. If interested, please contact PDAC at 204-239-6029 or email pdac@mts.net.


Terms & Conditions: Selected artists are responsible for hanging/displaying their artwork, complete with title cards. Exhibitions are 6 to 8 weeks in length. All sales are subject to a 25% commission. PDAC membership is required.

For more detailed information visit Gallery Exhibits

2017 SUMMER ARTS CAMPS

POTTERY & MULTI-MEDIA


HALF DAY CAMPS

9:00am to 12:00pm, ages 7 to 13 years


WEEK ONE - Monday to Friday, July 10 to 14


WEEK TWO - Monday to Friday, July 24 to 28



Visit Classes & Workshops for all the details

PDAC DANCE 2017 - 2018


REGISTRATION IS READY!

The Portage & District Arts Centre has it’s new Dance Schedule ready for the 2017 - 2018 dance season. Dance classes start in September 2017 and run for a total of 26 weeks with an exciting Dance Recital in April 2018.


We are very excited to be working with Sunrise Performing Arts Centre of Excellence Inc (SPACE), a not-for profit charitable organization that shares the same values and community spirit as PDAC, offering a variety of dance classes.


Visit Dance Program for all the details

PDAC MEMBER EXHIBIT & STUDENT EXHIBIT


CALLING ALL PDAC MEMBERS & STUDENTS!

The Portage & District Arts Centre invites you to participate in the PDAC Member Show or the PDAC Student Show, October 11 to November 18, 2017. This is your opportunity to showcase your talents within our community in a professional gallery.


Fill out the entry form(s) and email back to pdac@mts.net OR come to the Portage & District Arts Centre Gift Shop to fill out a hard copy of the entry form.


PDAC MEMBER SHOW:

Amateurs, first-timers and more-seasoned artists are welcome! Artists are invited to enter up to two pieces, created since January 2016. All pieces must be original work, which have never been exhibited at the Portage & District Arts Centre.


PDAC MEMBER SHOW ENTRY FORM 2017.pdf


PDAC STUDENT SHOW:

Students ages 3 to 14 are invited to enter their favourite piece created since participating in a class at PDAC since January 2016. This exhibit will be in the Boardroom Gallery to coincide with the Members Show in the Main Gallery.


PDAC STUDENT SHOW ENTRY FORM 2017.pdf


REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS AUGUST 15, 2017