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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 Fall 2015

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

Introduction to
Drawing

September 28 - December 7
10 am - 1 pm
(10 weeks)

Introduction to
Painting

September 28 - December 7
10 am - 1 pm
(10 weeks)

Figurative Sculpture
September 28 - December 7
10 am - 1 pm
(10 weeks)

Introduction to
Watercolour

September 28 - November 2
10 am - 1 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Everything

November 9 - December 7
10 am - 1 pm
(5 weeks)

Traveller's
Sketchbook

September 29 - October 27
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
(5 weeks)

Drop-in Yoga
Galleria Italia

8 - 9 am
(weekly)

Breakfast Club
November 5 - December 3
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
(5 weeks)

Drawing from the Vaults
November 5 - December 3
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
(5 weeks)

Drop-in Yoga
10:15 - 11 am
(weekly)

Afternoon

Introduction to
Drawing

September 28 - December 7
2 - 5 pm
(10 weeks)

Life Drawing
September 28 - December 7
2 - 5 pm
(10 weeks)

Abstract Painting
September 28 - November 2
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Printmaking

September 28 - November 2
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Printmaking Explorations
November 9 - December 7
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Sculpture

November 9 - December 7
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Life Drawing in the Galleries
September 29 -
October 27
&
November 3 -
December 1
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Digital Painting
September 29 - October 27
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Photography

November 3 - December 1
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Art of Drawing
September 30 - December 2
2 - 5 pm
(10 weeks)

Art of Writing
September 30 -
October 28
&
November 4 -
December 2
2 - 4:30 pm
(5 weeks)

Digital Painting
November 4 - December 2
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Art & Ideas: Blog-Post-Tweet!
November 5 - December 3
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Evening

Drop-in Yoga
Galleria Italia

6 - 7 pm
(weekly)

Landscape Painting
September 28 - December 7
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Drawing Explorations
September 28 - December 7
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Giant Painting
September 28 -
November 2
&
November 9 -
December 7
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Digital Painting
September 28 - November 2
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Sculpture

September 28 - November 2
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Assemblage
November 9 - December 7
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Art & Ideas:
Restoring Chardin

September 15
6:30 - 9:30 pm
(1 day)

Introduction to
Painting

September 29 - December 1
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Figurative Sculpture
September 29 - December 1
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Life Drawing
September 29 - December 1
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Introduction to
Everything

September 29 - October 27
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Photography

September 29 - October 27
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Painting Cityscapes
November 3 - December 1
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Life Photography
November 3 - December 1
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Introduction to Yoga
September 30 -
October 28
&
November 4 -
December 2
6 - 7 pm
(5 weeks)

Drawing. Drinks.
September 30 - October 28
6 - 8:30 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Public Art:
Inside and Out

September 30 - October 28
6 - 9 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Painting

September 30 - December 2
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Introduction to
Drawing

September 30 - December 2
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Portrait Painting
September 30 - December 2
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Colour Harmony
September 30 - October 28
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Comics in Canada
September 30 - October 28
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Turner & Watercolours
November 4 - December 2
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Experimental Comics
November 4 - December 2
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Art & Ideas: Restoring Chardin (Fall 2015)

Tuesday, September 15
6:30 – 9:30 pm
Instructor: AGO Conservation
Members $150 | Public $175

Painting Cityscapes (Fall 2015)

Tuesdays: November 3 – December 1 (5 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Instructor: Bogdan Luca
Members $250 | Public $330

Introduction to Everything (Fall 2015)

Tuesdays: September 29 – October 27 (5 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Instructor: Bogdan Luca
Mondays: November 9 – December 7 (5 weeks)
10 am – 1 pm
Instructor: Kelley Aitken
Members $270 | Public $350

Abstract Painting (Fall 2015)

Mondays: September 28 – November 2 (5 weeks)
2 – 5 pm
Instructor: Nick Ostoff
Members $250 | Public $330

Giant Painting (Fall 2015)

Mondays: September 28 – November 2 (5 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Mondays: November 9 – December 7 (5 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Instructor: Aleks Bartosik
Members $250 | Public $330

Digital Painting (Fall 2015)

Mondays: September 28 – November 2 (5 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Tuesdays: September 29 – October 27 (5 weeks)
2 – 5 pm
Wednesdays: November 4 – December 2 (5 weeks)
2 – 5pm
Instructor: Lauren McKinley Renzetti
Members $250 | Public $330

Breakfast Club (Fall 2015)

Thursdays: November 5 – December 3 (5 weeks)
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Instructor: Lauren McKinley Renzetti
Members $250 | Public $330

Drawing from the Vaults (Fall 2015)

Thursdays: November 5 – December 3 (5 weeks)
10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Instructor: Kelley Aitken
Members $250 | Public $330

NEW! Art & Ideas: Blog-Post-Tweet! (Fall 2015)

Thursdays: November 5 – December 3 (5 weeks)
2 – 5 pm
Instructor: Michael Toke
Members $100 | Public $120

Landscape Painting (Fall 2015)

Mondays: September 28 – December 7 (10 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Instructor: Michael Toke
Members $450 | Public $530

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