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Visit PAMA This October for New Art Programs
By Peel Art Gallery (PAMA) | Published  10/4/2013 | City/Region News , Region of Peel Announcements | Unrated
Peel Art Gallery (PAMA)

The Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives collects, tells and shares the stories of Peel Region. We hope that our exhibitions, events and programs spark thought, debate and dialogue, and that you leave PAMA changed somehow: by discovering something new about yourself or about our community. Located at 9 Wellington Street East, Brampton, ON.
Phone Number: 905-791-4055

Visit Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) for more information.


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Brampton - This October, visit the Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) for a fun new fall lineup of educational arts and culture programs and activities for all ages.


· General Tours

Every Thursday night at 7 p.m.

Free with admission

Each Thursday night a PAMA staff member will lead you on a half hour tour of a selected exhibition, highlighting key points, artifacts, and/or pieces. All tours meet in the Art Gallery lobby. Check the General Tour schedule online at

· Drop In Family Activities

Saturdays and Sundays 1 – 5 p.m.

Free with admission

Join us for fun family activities inspired by our exhibitions. Each week families can make and take home easy projects for all ages.


· Learn Your “-ISMs”

Oct. 3 – 24 (4 sessions)

Thursdays from 7 – 9 p.m.

Fee: $60 (Non-members); $54 (Members)

If you ever wanted to know the difference between a Matisse and a Monet, wondered what “pointillism” is or are completely mystified by modern art, this introductory class is for you! In this four week course, participants will learn about early 20th century art – from Impressionism to Expressionism and Surrealism to Dadaism, this course provides a sampling of all the “-ISMs” of the time period.  

· Adult Art Sampler

Oct. 7 – Oct. 28 (4 sessions)

Tuesdays from 10 a.m. – Noon

Fee: $60 (Non-members); $54 (Members)

Participants dabble in the world of modern art! Learn colour theory through pointillism, collage, Pop Art printmaking and how abstract art conveys mood, just to name a few!

· Research Your House

Saturday, Oct.19, from 10 a.m. – Noon

Fee: $60 (Non-members); $54 (Members) 

One of the most requested services in PAMA’s Archives is assistance in learning about a specific property, most notably, one’s private dwelling. In this introductory course, participants will learn the basics of researching a specific property within the Region of Peel.  If you are interested to start investigating a certain building, this session will help steer you in the right direction.             


· Culture Club

Oct. 5 – 26 (4 weeks)

Saturdays, from 10 a.m. – Noon

Fee: $60/per child (Non-members); $54/ per child (Members)

In PAMA’s Culture Club, children delve into the art and history of a different culture each week. Children will explore our art `and museum galleries and draw inspiration from our fall exhibitions, including abstract art and We Are Here; our new Aboriginal gallery.

· BREAK-Out! PA Days at PAMA

Friday, Oct. 11, from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Before and after child care available from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Fee: $35/ per child (Non-members); $31.50/per child (Members)

Learn about figure drawing and painting with inspiration from works in our Permanent Collection gallery and current exhibitions in the main gallery.


There are three easy ways to register for PAMA programs:

·        Telephone: 905-791-405

·        Online:

·        In person: 9 Wellington St. E. in Brampton

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