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ACOTTI welcomes Kerey Bolton as Programming Director 2017/2018

The Board of Directors is pleased to announce Kerey Bolton as the new Programming Coordinator for ACOTTI.  Kerey holds a diploma in Hospitality, Tourism & Recreation program from  Humber College, and comes to ACOTTI with many years experience in event planning, including: organizing the Mayor’s breakfasts in the City of Brampton, various charity events for […]

"CHAIR-ity" Auction Meet the Artists

Meet “CHAIR-ity” Auction Artist: Pete Vander Velde

Pete VANDER VELDE (°1959, Brockville, Canada) makes Artistic Photos and conceptual artworks. By stepping out of his comfort zone and exploring the concept of repurposing found objects  in a nostalgic way, he tries to approach the object in a  way allows the viewer to interpret the art in their own way. With a conceptual approach, he investigates the […]

"CHAIR-ity" Auction Meet the Artists

Meet “CHAIR-ity” Auction Artist: Laura Jean Starkey

“Inspired by nature I create original paintings, hand carved stamps and drawings. From these I create textile patterns printed on tablecloths, napkins, tea towels, dishcloths and clothing. Everything at my store The RND Shop is designed + printed + sewn in house.” Check out Laura’s work and learn more about her methods on her website: […]

"CHAIR-ity" Auction Meet the Artists

Meet “CHAIR-ity” Auction Artist: Fraser Radford

Fraser holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Art History, with a minor in Religious Studies (2009) from Queen’s University in Kingston, a Fine Arts diploma from St. Lawrence College in Brockville, (2014), and a post-graduate certificate in Studio Process Advancement from the Haliburton School of the Arts (2014). He apprenticed with the prominent Kingston […]