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Kent Farndale Gallery Information

The Kent Farndale Gallery is currently accepting applications for the 2018 Exhibition Season. Deadline for applications is November 10, 2017.

Click here for an application form.


Gallery Schedule – July 2017 to June 2018


Jun 24th – Jul 27th
Opening Reception: Jun 24 @ 2pm
Metamorphosis of the Individual – Caitlyn Marion
Jul 29th – Aug 24th
Opening Reception: Jul 29 @ 2pm
Landmarks – David Clubine
Aug 26th – Sep 28th
Opening Reception: Aug 26 @ 2pm
Wide Angled & Zoomed In – Leif Petersen
Sep 30th – Oct 26th
Opening Reception: Sep 30 @ 2pm
The Painted Ladies – Cheryl Bannister, Margaret Brackley, Cheryl Del Ciello, Irene Leach, Bonnie Lusty and Kim Johnson
Oct 28th – Nov 23rd
Opening Reception: Oct 28 @ 2pm
Spirits of the Snow – Pamela Meacher
Dec 2nd – Jan 2nd Bakersville Gingerbread Village
Jan 6th – Feb 1st
Opening Reception: Jan 6th @ 2pm
Through the Eyes of Durdy Bayramov: Turkmen
Village Life 1960s-80s – Durdy Bayramov Art Foundation
Feb 3rd – March 1st
Opening Reception: Feb 3rd @ 2pm
From a Different Angle – Eric Rosser and Phil Wooding
Mar 3rd – Apr 5th
Opening Reception: Mar 3rd @ 2pm
Multiple Horizons – Kirk Sutherland
Apr 7th – May 3rd
Opening Reception: Apr 7th @ 2pm
Bathing Beauties and Blue Lagoons
– Suzanne Moreau and Nancy Simmons Smith
May 5th – Jun 7th
Opening Reception: May 5th @ 2pm
Jun 9th – June 21st Annual Port Perry High School Art Show

The Kent Farndale Gallery focuses on exhibiting the works of emerging and established artists and craftspeople in many medium. Throughout the years, it has showcased the talents of local and international artists. A popular destination for Durham region residents, the Gallery attracts over 26,000 visitors per year. Each show lasts four weeks with an Opening Reception usually taking place the first day of the exhibition.The Gallery is located inside the Scugog Memorial Public Library and opened in May 1982 at the time of the official opening of the library.

galleryHours of Operation as follows:

Monday 10:00am to 6:00pm
Tuesday 10:00am to 9:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursday 10:00am to 9:00pm
Friday 10:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 10:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday 1:00pm to 5:00pm

The Gallery is named in honour of Kent Farndale who served as volunteer Director and curator of the exhibitions for ten years. The Board of Directors also established an Art Bursary in her name which is awarded annually to a Scugog resident.

The Kent Farndale Gallery is operated by a volunteer committee and provides a professional environment for new and emerging artists to display their works and an opportunity for the community to view fine art and craft and to meet the artists.

Are you interested in exhibiting in the Gallery? Click here for more information.

Kent Farndale Gallery
Scugog Memorial Public Library
Box 1049, 231 Water Street
Port Perry, ON L9L 1A8
(905) 985-7686