20 Ava Road, Brantford Ontario N3T 5G9
The Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant is located in Glenhyrst Gardens, a beautifully landscaped sixteen acre park on the banks of the Grand River. The picturesque property, featuring a main house, coach house and cottage, was bequeathed to the City of Brantford by Mr. Edmund Cockshutt in 1957 with his wishes that it be used for artistic and cultural pursuits. Glenhyrst is proud to house the country's largest collection of paintings by 19th century artist Robert Reginald Whale, his sons John Claude, Robert Heard and nephew John Hicks Whale. Their landscapes and portraits document the cultural heritage of the Brant County area.
Other Art nearby:
(Toronto) Artword Theatre
(Toronto) Barry Shainbaum Productions
(Burlington) Burlington Art Centre
(Toronto) Champion Photography studio
(Cambridge) Gallery Iris
(Brantford) Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant
08/12 Coming to The Brantford area
Buffalo Greek Fest Buffalo NY May31-June2 Acquaint yourselves with our Greek Orthodox Church. Step into our culture and experience the sights, sounds and tastes of the birthplace of democracy – Greece. Enjoy the Greek food, feel the rhythm of the music, and dance a little!
Scandinavian Folk Festival Gerry NY July19-21 Swedish Food Every Day, Expanded Lecture Program, Feature Length Swedish Movies (with English subtitles), A Celebration of Hans Christian Anderson.
Sorrento Cheese Buffalo Italian Heritage Festival Buffalo NY August1-4 Cultural demonstrations including Tarantella Italian street dancers, Grape Stomping contests, Sicilian puppet shows. Second largest Italian street festival in the country.