In the clubhouse of the Redtail Golf Club


The Redtail Cocktail Party is a fundraising event aimed at raising funds to support the Public Art Centre's efforts in providing engaging exhibitions and educational programs to the community.

During the event, guests will have the opportunity to enjoy a variety of delicious cocktails and hors d'oeuvres while mingling with fellow art enthusiasts and supporters. The silent auction will feature a wide range of unique and valuable items, including artwork, experiences, and more.
All proceeds from the event will go directly towards supporting the Public Art Centre's Exhibition and Education Program, which aims to bring art to the community and inspire creativity and artistic expression in people of all ages.
By attending the Redtail Cocktail Party and participating in the silent auction, you will not only have a memorable evening but also contribute to the growth and development of the local art scene.

Redtail Cocktail Party and Silent Auction


Tickets $50 per person

Current Exhibition

Great Beginnings Secondary Exhibition

Gallery One & Two

April 6 to May 4, 2024

The "Great Beginnings" student art exhibitions, is where we celebrate the creativity and talent of our young artists. These exhibitions showcase  the incredible artworks created by students from St. Thomas and Elgin County,  providing them with a platform to share their artistic expressions with the community.  The Great Beginnings Exhibitions are a testament to the importance of arts education and its positive impact on students' development. Through their artworks, students explore their imagination, develop their artistic skills, and express their unique perspectives on the world.


Upcoming Exhibition

In View of the Artist

Annual Juried Exhibition

Gallery One & Two

May 11 to June 15, 2024

Opening Reception Saturday May 11, 2024 from 1-3pm

This juried exhibition exhibited original two dimensional works of art that celebrated the artist behind the work, what the artist saw and created, "in their view", real or imagined. This means anything goes. 


Recent Acquisitions

Selections from the Permanent Collection 2023

Gallery Three

May 11 to June 15, 2024

The exhibition of recent acquisitions from the permanent collection will showcase the diverse range of artworks acquired by the Public Art Centre in 2023.  From contemporary works to historical treasurers, this selection exhibits our commitment to expanding our holdings and celebrating artistic innovation.

Join us and explore the new additions and experience the richness of our ever-growing collection.