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The AGH Annex is a a beautifully restored 19th century heritage building and creativity lab where experimental exhibitions, performances and unique culturel happenings emerge and unfold on a regular basis. Paired with a locally-focused retail area and public venue space, the AGH Annex provides a cultural hub if activitiy and creativitiy in the heart of downtown Hamilton.

 

Photo: Mike Lalich

 

HAPPENING AT THE AGH ANNEX


BMO WORLD FILM FESTIVAL SHORT FILMS
Friday, October 7, 7pm
Join us for an evening of short film by various directors featured in the 2016 BMO World Film Festival.!

FREE Admission

 


KICKSTART YOUR CREATIVITY!
Saturday, October 8, 1- 3:30pm
A workshop designed for those who are in the midst of a creative block, and for those who yearn to be creative but don't know how to get the ball rolling. Through a series of creative exercises blending collage, writing, drawing, and painting, participants will produce small works loaded with exciting new potential. All materials supplied.

AGH Members $35 | Non Members $40
905.527.6610 ext 241 or education@artgalleryofhamilton.com

 

 

NEW! CRIT NIGHTS LAUNCH PARTY
Friday, November 18, 7 - 9:30pm
Are you an artist, writer, or performer with a creative block?  Have some new work that is just not working?  Looking for some art-school-style critical feedback? Crit Night is a new program that offers all of that. In our first event, join a panel of guest critics: artists, curators, gallerists from the region along with a few brave souls who are willing to brave public scrutiny.  Join us at the Crit Night Launch party, have a drink and see what it’s all about. Sign up to present as our Crit Night schedule starts in the New Year.

Free Admission

 


BOOKBINDING 101
Saturday, November 19, 1- 3:30pm
In this introductory workshop, participants will learn some of the basics of making books.  Handmade books make great journals, sketchbooks or gifts.  All materials provided, and our tools are available for you to use. Image: Yuri Dojc, Book, Bardejov, 2007.

AGH Members $35 | Non Members $40
905.527.6610 ext 241 or education@artgalleryofhamilton.com

 

 

 

FAMILY WORKSHOP: CELEBRATE THE SEASON
Saturday, December 17, 1- 3:30pm
In a class designed for parents and kids to work together, participants will use stamps, make prints and otjer mark-making techniques to create holiday cards or ornaments. This class is a perfect for kids ages and 8 and up and their parents or for teens and adults of any age!

AGH Members $35 | Non Members $40
Children age 8 to 12 $20

To register call 905.527.6610 ext 241 or email education@artgalleryofhamilton.com




AGH Annex Reads
Second Wednesday of each month at 7pm

The AGH Reads Book Club is bringing a new chapter to the Annex featuring Canadian literature with a special focus on regional authors and settings. Come out and enjoy an evening of discussion in the heart of the arts district at the AGH Annex.

October 12: Precious Cargo: My Year of Driving the Kids on School Bus 3077 by Craig Davidson
November 9: The Captain of Kinnoull Hill by Jamie Tennant
December 14: Saints Unexpected by Brent Van Staalduinen (set in Hamilton)

 

 

 

 







Every third Wednesday of the month, seniors 65 years and older will receive a special 10% discount on all regularly priced merchandise at the Shop at AGH and the Art+Design Store at the AGH Design Annex (catalogues and Art Rental + Sales excluded).

AGH Senior Members receive a total of 20% off!




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Regular Hours
Tuesday: 11 am - 6 pm
Wednesday: 11 am - 6 pm
Thursday: 11 am - 6 pm
Friday: 11 am - 6 pm
Saturday: 11 am - 5 pm

CLOSED Sundays, Mondays & Holidays (including New
Year's Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Canada Day, Christmas Day , Boxing Day and Family Day)


James Street North
Art Crawl

(2nd Friday of the month)
11 am - 11 pm