SWARM: Annual Members Exhibition & Annual General Meeting

November 02, 2017Inc News

SWARM: Annual Members Exhibition
November 25, 2017  – January 13, 2018

Drop off: November 15 – 1812:00-5:00 pm
Opening Reception: November 25th, 7:30 -11:00 pm

Hamilton Artists Inc. is pleased to invite you, our members, to participate in our annual Members Exhibition, SWARM! Open to the Inc.’s members, this exhibition showcases your original work to the city, representing the richness and diversity of artistic practices in Hamilton. In order to submit, all you need to do is fill out our submission form, attached below, and bring your work to the gallery during the designated drop off dates and times.

Please join us for the opening reception Saturday, November 25th, to celebrate the work of your fellow artist members.

In order to submit, your membership must be up to date. If your membership has expired, you can renew it online or visit us in person at the gallery during our operating hours (including during the drop-off times). Each artist may display one piece of work in the exhibition. Therefore, please be considerate of your fellow artists when choosing the size of the work you are submitting. In addition, the piece must be framed and/or ready to hang when dropped off at the gallery.

Please fill out the application form below and bring it with you to the gallery during the drop off dates.

Download the SWARM 2017 Submission form HERE.


Drop OffWednesday, November 15th – Saturday, November 18th during regular gallery hours. (Wed – Sat 12:00 – 5:00 pm / Fri 12:00 – 6:00 pm) Please note that any works submitted after these dates cannot be accepted.

InstallWednesday, November 22nd – Friday, November 24th during regular operating hours

Opening ReceptionNovember 25th, 2017, 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Pick Up PartyJanuary 13th, 2018, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Annual General Meeting
Saturday, November 25, 6:00 – 7:30 pm

It’s that time of year where we are asking our members in good standing to join us for our 2017 Annual General Meeting. The event will happen Saturday, November 25, at 6:00 pm here at Hamilton Artists Inc. We encourage you to attend and meet with the Board of Directors and Staff.  Get the latest updates on programming events, gallery exhibits, workshops, and community initiatives. Learn about the different committees, volunteer and networking opportunities at the Centre. Everyone is welcome to attend and it’s a great chance to meet and connect with your fellow members. It is our sincere hope you will join us. Refreshments will follow as the AGM will lead directly into the SWARM opening reception and festivities.

If for some reason you are unable to attend the Annual General Meeting, you may vote via proxy, please contact the gallery at to request a Proxy-vote form.

See you soon!

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