Orleans Gallery

Shenkman Arts Centre | 245 Centrum Blvd.
Gallery Hours
Monday – Sunday | 9:00 am to 8:00 pm

[Subject to change]


Located on the Centrum Level of the Shenkman Arts Centre, the Ottawa School of Art Orleans (OSAO) Gallery is dedicated to providing the community with a wide variety of art forms. As an emerging presence on the Ottawa art scene, the gallery has featured juried local, national and international shows by contemporary artists and groups. Past exhibition included paintings, sculptures, and video installations.

Launched in 2009, in conjunction with the opening of the Shenkman Arts Centre and the Ottawa School of Art’s Orleans Campus, the OSAO Gallery features annual exhibitions by OSAO teachers, students and alumni.

The Gallery enjoys participating in the community and taking part in Cultural events held at the Shenkman Art Centre, such as Orleans Fest and Culture Days.


For current exhibitions please visit our events page

Current Exhibition

kids show(1)


June 11 and 12, with end of class show
Free to the public – Come for fun & treats
Works will be on display from:
June 7 to June 18, 2016

This showcase of the Ottawa School of Art’s children
and teens artwork artwork is a lot of fun and is full
of creativity, imagination, and great talent. The art is
from the fall, winter, and spring terms, as well as from
the March break camps. The show features drawing,
painting, sculpture, and much more.


2016 upcoming exhibitions



Orléans Instructors’ Exhibition 2016 – Exposition des professeurs d’Orléans 2016

August 12 to Septembre 18, 2016

Reception: Sunday August 28, 2016 from 1 to 3




Works by: Diana Thorneycroft

September 23 to November 13, 2016

Artist Talk & Reception: Sunday September 25, 2016 from 12 to 3



Holiday Fundraiser & Art Sale

November 25 to December 10

Reception & Artist for a Day Auction: Friday November 25, 2016 from 6:30 to 9:30


The Ottawa School of Art Orleans Gallery
245 boul Centrum Blvd. | Centre des arts Shenkman Arts Centre | Orléans, ON | 613.580.2765
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