Cambridge Art Galleries is currently accepting submissions for Next In Fibre: 20th Anniversary of Fibreworks. Deadline to apply is extended to Friday, March 8, 2024 by 11:59 pm. Fibreworks was established in 1982 to recognize the textile industry that once flourished along the Grand River. The exhibition has also played a critical role in the development of Cambridge Art Galleries’ permanent collection of contemporary fibre art.
Gallery News and Updates
Cambridge Art Galleries invites the community to explore the work of artist José Luis Torres with the interactive exhibition, Dérives, at the Preston Gallery.
Symposium Piece for Eva by Canadian sculptor Haydn Davies has been installed at our Queen’s Square location since 1997. After an extensive deaccessioning process, which included consultation with the artist’s family, it was decided that the work be removed from its Queen’s Square location. On November 21, 2023, the work was returned to the Davies family. As a community, we have enjoyed this important Canadian sculpture for over 25 years.
Cambridge Art Galleries and Idea Exchange are excited to launch a new collection of art and exhibition catalogues that are now available for members to browse and borrow.
Cambridge Art Galleries and Idea Exchange are honoured to support and host the Cambridge Poppy Project. This community art project of Remembrance is created with hand-knit and crocheted poppies made and donated by community members.