Official Unveiling of Steel Wave

Official Unveiling of Steel Wave

At the end of June, we had our unveiling of the Roy Leadbeater sculpture “Steel Wave”, a donation to the Kiyooka Ohe Arts Centre from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Our fields were full of cars from guests and the turnout was incredibly humbling....
KOAC’s First Artist in Residence Lisa Hodgkinson.

KOAC’s First Artist in Residence Lisa Hodgkinson.

On behalf of the Kiyooka Ohe Arts Centre, we’re ecstatic to announce our first ever emerging artist in residence as part of our new program for emerging artists, Lisa Hodgkinson. Lisa received her undergrad at the Alberta University of the Arts,  where she found...
Calgary art icons to turn Springbank home into art centre

Calgary art icons to turn Springbank home into art centre

Harry Kiyooka and Katie Ohe are the power couple of Calgary’s art world. He’s a painter and art collector, she’s a sculptor and teacher, and both of them are known from coast to coast for their impact on the Canadian art scene. Now, the couple is in...
The Life and Legacy of Katie Ohe and Harry Kiyooka

The Life and Legacy of Katie Ohe and Harry Kiyooka

Harry Kiyooka and Katie Ohe have dedicated their lives to art. Their work has helped shape the local, national and international art scenes. And now they are taking the step of not just being figurative institutions on the scene, but turning their home into a literal...
Summer Youth Collage Cut-ups Program

Summer Youth Collage Cut-ups Program

Summer Youth Collage Cut-ups Program REGISTER NOW ; What to Expect Guided by Katie Ohe, each student is encouraged to develop and evolve a single idea through collage. This practice of creative thought development, which may involve several sketchbook pages,...
The Silent Auction Artists

The Silent Auction Artists

Silent Auction will feature works by: Raymond Arrnatt Shane Arsenault Derek Besant Rose Braun Monique Blom Karen Brown Sarabeth Carnat Dave Casey Linda Craddock Sandrine Demeure Rhys Douglas Farrell Velma Foster Sibeal Foyle   Alexandra Haeseker Tia Halliday Aron Hill...
Karen Brown  “Stomper” Lot # 106

Karen Brown “Stomper” Lot # 106

To Karen Brown, art is all about seeing the world differently, and using art to express feelings about the environment as it is experienced. Art is, therefore, the vehicle used to interpret responses to everyday life. Brown’s work is inspired by architecture, colour,...
DaveandJenn   “Testing”  Live Auction Lot #15

DaveandJenn “Testing” Live Auction Lot #15

David John Foy and Jennifer Saleik have combined their artistic interests and talents as DaveandJenn since 2004. Foy, hailing from Edmonton, and Saleik, originally from Velbert, Germany, both earned BFAs With Distinction from ACAD in 2006. DaveandJenn collaborations...