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Exhibitions on Now

Emerging Visions: Durham College Thesis Exhibition 2022

May 17th, 2022 - June 12th, 2022

Join us on May 19 for an artist talk and June 10 for a reception! We are pleased to present the annual Durham College Thesis Exhibition! Like all visionary explorers, the students in Durham College’s Fine Arts Advanced program are involved in a continual process of identifying and studying meaningful subjects that pertain to their […]

Complete Freedom

December 11th, 2021 - October 9th, 2022

Painters Eleven was the first abstract artist collective in Ontario. They were founded in 1953 at the cottage of artist Alexandra Luke on the Oshawa/Whitby border. The Robert McLaughlin Gallery’s collection began in 1967 when artist Alexandra Luke, a member of the Painters Eleven, donated thirty-seven works from her private collection. Luke’s donation of art […]

What's New

Summer Camp 2022

July 4th, 2022 - August 26th, 2022

In the studio at RMG Summer Art Camp, 2021. July 4 to August 26, 2022 from 9am to 4pm Ages 5 to 7 and ages 8 to 12 $180 Members/$190 Non-Members                      *4 day camp $145 Members/$155 Non-Members This summer, we have two rotating camps throughout for children ages 5-7 and ages 8-12 years old. Both […]

Spring Giving Campaign: Summer Camp is back at the RMG!

July 4th, 2022 - August 26th, 2022

We’re so happy to be welcoming children back to the RMG for summer camp! Last summer, we partnered with 20 non-profit organizations across Durham Region and delivered a unique, at-home camp experience for children and youth in the region. We could not have assembled 500 camp boxes filled with art and science, food-related and physical […]

Events

Water Gestures: Walk + Learn with Patricia Wilson and Milton Hill

May 29, 2022, 10:00 AM - May 29, 2022, 12:00 PM

This event is free and open to everyone. Registration is required. Spend the morning at the RMG with environmental conservation coordinator and advocate Patricia Wilson and outdoor educator Milton Hill! Inspired by themes of connectedness and imagination in Tim Whiten’s exhibition Elemental: Oceanic, this interactive outdoor workshop will explore the vital role water plays in […]

Seniors Art Competition Information Session

Jun 1, 2022, 01:00 PM - Jun 1, 2022, 02:00 PM

Learn about the contest entry guidelines and gain insight into the jurying process with help from RMG staff. We will review the competition’s judging criteria, the competition categories, and answer all of your questions. To register, visit www.oshlib.ca/signup or call 905-579-6111. About the Seniors Art Competition and Exhibition: The Seniors Art Competition and Exhibition is […]

Durham College Thesis Exhibition Reception

Jun 10, 2022, 07:00 PM - Jun 10, 2022, 10:00 PM

Celebrate Emerging Visions with the staff and students of Durham College! This closing reception will be hosted during RMG Friday, the RMG’s monthly concert series.

RBC Emerging Artist Residency Program

The RBC Emerging Artist Residency is a paid residency opportunity for emerging artists supported by the RBC Foundation’s Emerging Artist Project. The residency package presents artists with opportunities for professional growth, exhibition experience, and collaboration with RMG staff. Artists participating in this program are given studio space in our Artist Incubator Lab.

Check us out on Google Arts & Culture

Explore our Permanent Collection in an interactive and fun way and be sure to check out our first Online Exhibition Story about Isabel McLaughlin and Alexandra Luke, two women artists and collectors who were instrumental to the history and development of The Robert McLaughlin Gallery.

We look forward to your next visit! As of April 1, the RMG will no longer require visitors to present proof of vaccination or wear a mask to visit or participate in programming.