Activities, Support & Services
Virtual Event

Arts and Minds: SPARK@Home!

About This Program

This program allows participants to share their insights, enjoy and discuss artworks in the National Art Gallery. Andrea Gumpert, Educator at the National Gallery of Canada will take participants on a virtual tour of the Gallery and share facts about artworks. Participants are encouraged to appreciate art and engage with their peers.

SPARK and Rayon D’art is a monthly virtual museum tour. Works from People & Relationships II, will be featured this month.

This program is offered only in English. For the French language program please see Arts and Minds: Rayon d’art à la maison

The Arts and Minds series is an opportunity for people living with dementia and their partner or a friend to explore and experience art. Working on art projects creates a sense of accomplishment, purpose, and provides an opportunity for self-expression.

You can also view a video of this program.

Details

Presented By

The Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
National Gallery of Canada

Date and Time

Wednesday, June 21st 2022
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Cost

No charge

Location

Virtual

What You Can Expect

1

View artworks from the National Gallery of Art.

2

Learn about art and art history.

3

Share your ideas about a work of art.

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