MacLaren Art Centre

MacLaren Art Centre
37 Mulcaster Street, Barrie ON L4M 3M2
hours: Mon-Fri 10-5, Wed 10-7, Sat & Sun 10-4. Closed on statutory holidays: Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day, Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, August Civic Holiday, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Day. Open Family Day & Easter Monday.
admission: suggested $5.
T: 705 721 9696
[email protected]


TAG: American, Asian, Canadian, Contemporary, Drawings / Ink / Pastels, European, Fine Art Prints, First Nations, Historical, Mixed Media / Collage, Modern, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG), Ontario Museum Association (OMA), Paintings (oil, acrylic, encaustic, egg tempera, w/c, pastel), Photography / Lens-based, Public Galleries / Museums, Sculpture / Assemblage / Installation Art, Simcoe

Exhibitions & events

Mar 29-Jun 17, 2018 | reception Thur 29 Mar, 7-9pm:

Sophie Jodoin: Room(s) to move: je, tu, elle. Montreal artist Sophie Jodoin arranges drawings, collages, videos and found ... more

Mar 29-Jun 24, 2018 | reception Thur 29 Mar, 7-9pm:

Longevity or a Lack Thereof: Anthea Black and Thea Yabut, Francisco-Fernando Granados, D ... more

Mar 17-Jun 30, 2018 | reception Thur 29 Mar, 7-9pm:

Ted Fullerton: Memories and Visions. Four symbolic mixed-media drawings by senior Tottenham-based artist Ted Fullerton are ... more

May 24-Jul 8, 2018:

Tom Dean: Woodcuts. These large-scale prints from the MacLaren's Permanent Collection by senior Toronto artist Tom Dean evoke dichotomies between horizontality and verticality, form and the collapse of form.

Weekends 10am-4pm:

Informal tours of our current exhibitions are available for visitors on request during gallery hours. On weekends between 10am and 4pm you'll find our Gallery Attendants upstairs; they are happy to lead you on a tour and answer any question you have!

By appointment:

Gallery tours may be booked for groups of all interests and sizes, including camp, school, special interest and families, and are available year-round (except statutory holidays). 705 721 9696 or email [email protected]

(See also Community Courses – click here).