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Appealing to the curious beginner and the experienced artist, The Anne Tanenbaum Gallery School offers a broad range of courses in a fun and supportive studio environment. All Gallery School courses provide access to the AGO's expanded galleries and enhanced collections, offering an exceptional environment for learning. With a variety of courses to choose, students can participate in drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture and more.

Working directly with contemporary artists and experienced instructors, students will learn through studio-based exploration, and use the exhibitions and collections as inspiration and context.

Course Schedule Winter 2015

Adult Courses at the AGO – Winter 2015
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Sunday
Morning

Introduction to Drawing
January 5 - March 2
10 am - 1 pm (8 weeks)

Introduction to Painting
January 5 - March 2
10 am - 1 pm (8 weeks)

Life Drawing
January 5 - March 2
10 am - 1 pm (8 weeks)

Introduction to Everything
January 5 - 26
10 am - 1 pm (4 weeks)

Introduction to Sculpture
February 2 - March 2
10 am - 1 pm (4 weeks)

NEW! Breakfast Club
January 6 - 27 (4 weeks) and
February 3 - 24 (4 weeks)
10:30 am - 12:30 pm

NEW! Sketching Architecture
January 6 - 27 (4 weeks)
10 am – 1 pm

Drop-in Yoga Galleria Italia
8 – 9 am (weekly)

Drop-in Yoga
10:15 – 11 am (weekly)

Afternoon

Figurative Sculpture
January 5 - March 2
2 - 5 pm (8 weeks)

NEW! Giant Painting
January 5 - 26
2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)

Screen Printing
January 5 - 26
2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)

Painting Explorations
January 5 - 26
2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)

Drawing Explorations
February 2 - March 2
2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)

Landscape Painting
February 2 - March 2
2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)

Introduction to Photography
January 6 - 27
2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)

Life Photography
February 3 - 24
2 - 5 pm (5 weeks)

The Art of Drawing
January 7 - February 25
2 - 5 pm (8 weeks)

The Writing Project: Suzy Lake Edition
January 7 - 28
2 - 4:30 pm (4 weeks)

The Writing Project: Basquiat
February 4 - 25
2 - 4:30 pm (4 weeks)

iPad Art
February 4 - 25
2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)

Drawing from the Vaults
January 8 - 29
2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)

NEW! Reportage Illustration: Drawing as Witness
February 5 - 26
2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)

Evening

Drop-in Yoga Galleria Italia
6 – 7 pm (weekly)

NEW! Experimental Comics: Cartooning Outside the Box
January 5 - March 2
7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)

Life Drawing
January 5 - March 2
7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)

Introduction to Sculpture
January 5 - 26
7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)

Colour Harmony
January 5 - 26
7 - 10 pm (5 weeks)

Assemblage
February 2 - March 2
7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)

Advanced Abstract Painting
February 2 - March 2
7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)

NEW! Giant Painting
February 2 - March 2
7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)

Figurative Sculpture
January 6 - February 24
7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)

Life Drawing
January 6 - February 24
7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)

Introduction to Painting
January 6 - February 24
7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)

Introduction to Photography
January 6 - 27
7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)

Introduction to Everything
January 6 - 27
7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)

NEW! Photography & Performance
February 3 - 24
7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)

Painting Cityscapes
February 3 - 24
7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)

Drawing. Drinks.
January 7 - 28 and
February 4 - 25
6 - 8:30 pm (4 weeks)

NEW! What's Your Story? Creating Autobiographic Graphic Novels
January 7 - February 25
7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)

Introduction to Painting
January 7 - February 25
7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)

Introduction to Drawing
January 7 - February 25
7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)

Introduction to Printmaking
January 7 - February 25
7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)

Advanced Painting
January 7 - February 25
7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)

Contemplative Arts
January 15 - February 12
7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)

NEW! Portraits of Musicians
January 15 - February 19
7 - 10 pm (5 weeks)

Drop-in: Yoga in the AGO Galleries

Mondays 6pm – 7pm (Please arrive by 5:45pm)
Thursdays, 8am – 9am (please arrive by 7:45am)
Instructor: Grace Dubery
Individual Sessions: Members $10 | Public $12

iPad Art (Winter 2015)

Wednesday, February 4 - February 25, 2015: 2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Lauren McKinley Renzetti
Members $200 | Public $265

Introduction to Everything (Winter 2015)

Monday, January 5 - January 26, 2015: 10 am - 1 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Kelley Aitken
Tuesday, January 6 - January 27, 2015: 7 pm - 10 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Lauren McKinley Renzetti
Members $240 | Public $300

Life Drawing (Winter 2015)

Monday, January 5 - March 2, 2015: 10 am - 1 pm (8 weeks)
Monday, January 5 - March 2, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)
Tuesday, January 6 - February 24, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)
Instructor: Kerry Kim
Members $395 | Public $460

Assemblage (Winter 2015)

Monday, February 2 - March 2, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Jim Hake
Members: $220 | Public $285

Introduction to Painting (Winter 2015)

Monday, January 5 - March 2, 2015: 10 am - 1 pm (8 weeks)
Tuesday, January 6 - February 24, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)
Instructor: Carol Matson
Wednesday, January 7 - February 25, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)
Instructor: Aleks Bartosik
Members $375 | Public $440

Figurative Sculpture (Winter 2015)

Monday, January 5 - March 2, 2015: 2 - 5 pm (8 weeks)
Instructor: Claire Greenshaw
Tuesday, January 6 - February 24, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)
Instructor: Jim Hake
Members $425 | Public $490

Drawing Explorations (Winter 2015)

Monday, February 2 - March 1, 2015: 2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Kelley Aitken
Members $200 | Public $265

Introduction to Sculpture (Winter 2015)

Monday, January 5 - January 26, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)
Monday, February 2 - March 2, 2015: 10 am - 1 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Claire Greenshaw
Members $220 | Public $285

Drawing. Drinks. (Winter 2015)

Wednesday, January 7 - January 28, 2015: 6 - 8:30 pm (4 weeks)
Wednesday, February 4 - February 25, 2015: 6 - 8:30 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Carol Matson
Members $200 | Public $250

Drawing from the Vaults (Winter 2015)

Thursday, January 8 - January 29, 2015: 2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Kelley Aitken
Members: $200 | Public $265

The Art of Drawing (Winter 2015)

Wednesday, January 7 - February 25, 2015: 2 - 5 pm (8 weeks)
Instructor: Kelley Aitken
Members $375 | Public $440

Advanced Painting (Winter 2015)

Wednesday, January 7 - February 25, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)
Instructor: Michael Toke
Members $375 | Public $440

Landscape Painting (Winter 2015)

Monday, February 2 - March 2, 2015: 2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Lauren McKinley Renzetti
Members: $200 | Public $265

NEW! Portraits of Musicians (Winter 2015)

Thursday, January 15 - February 19, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (5 weeks)
Instructor: Aleks Bartosik
Members $270 | Public $350

NEW! Reportage Illustration: Drawing as Witness (Winter 2015)

Thursday, February 5 - February 26, 2015: 2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Fiona Smyth
Members: $200 | Public $265

NEW! What’s your Story? Creating Autobiographical Graphic Novels (Winter 2015)

Wednesday, January 7 - February 25, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)
Instructor: Fiona Smyth
Members: $375 | Public $440

NEW! Giant Painting (Winter 2015)

Monday, January 5 - January 26, 2015: 2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Michael Toke
Monday, February 2 - March 2, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Aleks Bartosik
Members $200 | Public $265

Art & Ideas: Sketching Architecture (Winter 2015)

Tuesday, January 6 - January 27, 2015: 10 am - 1 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Brian Hoxha
Public $200 | Members $265

Art & Ideas: Contemplative Arts (Winter 2015)

Thursday, January 15 - February 12, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Kelley Aitken
Public $200 | Members $265

NEW! Breakfast Club (Winter 2015)

Tuesday, January 6 - January 27, 2015: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm (4 weeks)
Tuesday, February 3 - February 24, 2015: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Michael Toke
Members: $200 | Public $265

The Writing Project: Basquiat Edition (Winter 2015)

Wednesday, February 4 - February 25, 2015: 2 - 4:30 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Lynn Crosbie
Members: $200| Public $265

The Writing Project: Suzy Lake Edition (Winter 2015)

Wednesday, January 7 - January 28, 2015: 2 - 4:30 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Lynn Crosbie
Members: $200| Public $265

Painting Cityscapes (Winter 2015)

Tuesday, February 3 - February 24, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Lauren McKinley Renzetti
Members $200 | Public $265

Introduction to Printmaking (Winter 2015)

Wednesday, January 7 - February 25, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)
Instructor: Brian Hoxha
Members $395 | Public $460

Screen Printing (Winter 2015)

Monday, January 5 - January 26, 2015: 2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Lauren McKinley Renzetti
Members: $240 | Public $300

Colour Harmony (Winter 2015)

Monday, January 5 - January 26, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Michael Toke
Members $200 | Public $265

Advanced Abstract Painting (Winter 2015)

Monday, February 2 - March 2, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Michael Toke
Members $200 | Public $265

Introduction to Drawing (Winter 2015)

Monday, January 5 - March 2, 2015: 10 am - 1 pm (8 weeks)
Wednesday, January 7 - February 25, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)
Instructor: Lauren McKinley Renzetti
Members: $375 | Public $440

NEW! Experimental Comics: Cartooning Outside the Box (Winter 2015)

Monday, January 5 - March 2, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (8 weeks)
Instructor: Fiona Smyth
Members: $375 | Public $440

Painting Explorations (Winter 2015)

Monday, January 5 - January 26, 2015: 2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Aleks Bartosik
Members $200 | Public $265

NEW! Photography & Performance (Winter 2015)

Tuesday, February 3 - February 24, 2015: 7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Brian Piitz
Members $220 | Public $285

Introduction to Photography (Winter 2015)

Tuesday, January 6 - January 27: 2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)
Tuesday, January 6 - January 27: 7 - 10 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Brian Piitz
Members $200 | Public $265

Life Photography (Winter 2015)

Tuesday, February 3 - February 24, 2015: 2 - 5 pm (4 weeks)
Instructor: Brian Piitz
Members $220 | Public $285

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