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The Marianne van Silfhout Gallery is a state-of-the-art community art gallery located at the front atrium of the campus and is the focus of the visual arts for Brockville and the larger Eastern Ontario area.

Creation of the gallery was made possible by a major half-million dollar bequest from the estate of Marianne van Silfhout, a graduate of the Fine Art program at St. Lawrence College, as well as numerous donors to the St. Lawrence College Foundation. Behind this gift is Marianne’s belief that wilderness adventure and education and art are inextricably bound together in an experience of enduring value and benefit to humanity. The bequest will also fund bursaries for both part-time and full-time Fine Arts students at St. Lawrence College. 

Gallery Hours

Tuesday - Friday, 10 am to 8 pm
Monday & Saturday, 10 am to 4 pm


The Marianne van Silfhout Gallery is located on St. Lawrence College's Brockville campus.
2288 Parkedale Avenue, Brockville, ON K6V 5X3
To find the Gallery more easily, please use the main entrance at the front of the college.

  Current Exhibit

An Artist's View, the 7th Annual Juried Show

October 23-November 28
Gallery Opening: Saturday October 25, 2014- 1pm-3pm

Between Us by Nancy PaulThe community is invited to join us in the Marianne van Silfhout Gallery for An Artist's View, our 7th Annual Juried Show featuring artists from across Eastern Ontario and into Quebec.  In all, there will be 25 artists exhibiting in a variety of styles and mediums. From the traditional to contemporary, works will include paintings in oil, acrylic and watercolour, sculpture, pottery, photography and mixed media designs.

Artists include: Joanne Ralph, Barry Fawcett, Renate Hulley, Sharon Stein, Lisa Free, Barb Carr, Nancy Paul,
Heather J. Smith, John McClintock, Jyneen Horton, Elaine McClintock, Lynne Bowker, Karen Atcheson, Alex Loshak, Julie Withrow, Alex Jack, David Craig, Elsie Gallinger, Marion Forster, Jim Kilgour, Inge Kern, Barbra Patrick, Colleen O'Connell, Joyce Buckley, Dorothy A. Adlington.

Between Us by Nancy Paul-Mixed Media

SLC Library Exhibition Space

Dayne Henry-Hollywood and Pop Culture Musings

October 23-November 28

Indy by Dayne HenryThe Library Exhibition Space is exhibiting a variety of work by Brockville artist, and recent Creative & Visual Fine Arts graduate, Dayne Henry.  A portfolio collection of Hollywood and pop-cultural images showcases Dayne's abilities in a number of mediums, including oils, pencil crayon, photography, and digital art.







Indy by Dayne Henry -Pencil crayon on paper

General Call to Artists

The Marianne van Silfhout Gallery is currently accepting submissions for our programming roster. Established and emerging visual artists with professional curricula vitae are invited to submit exhibition proposals. As a learning facility, preference will be given to artists who demonstrate innovation and creativity in their art, and are willing to provide opportunity for learning within our SLC student community by way of lecture, workshop, etc. To view submission requirements and apply, download the submission form (pdf).

For more information about the Gallery and upcoming exhibitions please contact:

Christina Chrysler, Curator
613-345-0660 ext. 3636