Festival of the Seven
2016

The Art Gallery of Sudbury/Galerie d'art de Sudbury (AGS) presents the summer long ‘Festival of the Seven’ to celebrate local and Canadian contemporary art, music and film inspired by Franklin Carmichael and the Group of Seven. 

The Festival of the Seven highlights the significant impact the Sudbury, Killarney and La Cloche areas had on Franklin Carmichael , A.Y. Jackson, other members of The Group of Seven and their contemporaries.

This annual summer festival enhances tourism offerings and provide significant economic benefits for the city through spending by the AGS and its partners and by their local and tourism visitors. The AGS invites Sudbury and area art groups, tourism partners and the business community to participate in this yearly celebration of local and Canadian art inspired by Franklin Carmichael and the Group of Seven.

 

Artists Excursions   

$75.00

Join the Art Gallery of Sudbury for a historical journey to Grace Lake.

Explore, paint, draw or photograph!

Friday August 19th

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Plein air excursions to Onaping Falls 

$25.00

We offer our Plein air excursions to Onaping Falls, A.Y Jackson Lookout. 

Friday August 5th

Friday August 26th

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Meet the Group of Seven: Full Day Camp
Ages: 5-7 yrs

$195.00

Come learn all about the Legendary Group of Seven painters. Learn drawing & painting techniques and create your very own masterpieces!

August 2 - 5th

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Presentation by Jim and Sue Waddington. Release of the softcover edition of In the Footsteps of the Group of Seven

Admission by donation.

Book $29

 In July of 1977, Jim and Sue Waddington began a 39 year journey of discovery that has culminated in this remarkable achievement, In the Footsteps of the Group of Seven.

August 9th

Begins at 5 pm

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