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New year, new site, new directions.  After 35 years of active programming from Cambridge Galleries, we bring you our new brand... Idea Exchange. We hope the series of articles in this section will give you insight into what we do and why we do it.

Why We’re Here

Cambridge Galleries, now Idea Exchange has deep roots in the community and Waterloo region.  We are a medium size institution with an ambitious track record, presenting contemporary Canadian exhibitions of art, architecture and design with curatorial rigour for more than 35 years. ... Read More»


From the art world at large to the latest in local culture, a series of articles will introduce you to all the latest in art and design.  Browse through Our Voice to meet the staff and look behind the scenes.  Or take in the Art World News where we highlight what’s happening elsewhere.  You can also let us know what’s important to you and find out what others have to say in our Community Voice section.

Share your stories with us and we’ll publish them in Community Voice!  Tell us about your experiences with our exhibitions, classes and events, or let us know about your personal encounters with art, architecture and design in your community, or anywhere in the world. Simply fill out the submission form and we'll post your entry.

Newest Articles

Stack of papers with coins sitting on top. Drawing.
Gabrielle Clermont | August 21, 2020
On August 18th we were fortunate to host a grant writing workshop in partnership with Inter Arts Matrix. Artistic Director, Isabella Stefanescu,... Read More»
Museum from home DIY Comic Edition
Gabrielle Clermont and Karly Boileau | August 10, 2020
#MuseumFromHome DIY is a series of curated content just for you, with each post focusing on a new theme. This week Idea Exchange is celebrating the... Read More»

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