Don’t Read This If You’re A Woodpecker: The Scrapbook Paintings

The Scrapbook Paintings
December 3, 2016 - January 15, 2017

This exhibit showcases the work of local artist Melanie MacDonald.
It highlights a series of artworks inspired by a pair of scrapbooks created in the 1930s and 40s. 

Portion of Melanie Macdonald's scrapbook series

Melanie MacDonald lives in downtown St. Catharines and is an active member of the Niagara Artists Centre. She has participated in group and solo exhibitions in Niagara, Hamilton, London, Kingston, Western New York and Quebec.

Her work was selected to appear in Carte Blanche 2: Painting, Magenta Publishing’s national survey of Canadian painters. In 2009 she received a Trillium Excellence in the Arts Emerging Artist Award from the City of St. Catharines. She has been the recipient of numerous Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance grants.

Events

18
Oct

Community Yoga Series

Join Shine On Yoga for a FREE community yoga class.

19+
Oct

Drummond Hill Cemetery Tours (Multiple dates)

A unique opportunity to discover Niagara Falls through an evening visit to one of the most historic cemeteries in Canada.

1
Nov

Community Yoga Series

Join Shine On Yoga for a FREE community yoga class.

1
Nov

Touch Tour: Museum Collection Behind-the-Scenes

Join Assistant Curator, Sara Byers as she takes you behind the scenes at the Niagara Falls History Museum.

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