Homer Watson House Foundation - Homer Watson House & Gallery

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - Thursday, December 31, 2020
Homer Watson House & Gallery 1754 Old Mill Road KitchenerONCanada  N2P 1H7
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - Thursday, December 31, 2020
Homer Watson House & Gallery 1754 Old Mill Road KitchenerONCanada  N2P 1H7

What's Included

DONATION CIRCLE Watson Friends ($100-$499) Watson Friends has been established to recognize the spirit of preserving the arts and Homer Watson’s legacy in our community. As a symbol of membership, donors have their support recognized by their name being added to an honour roll of benefactors published annually online and in the Gallery newsletter, WATSnew! Watson Friends also receive free admission to the Gallery. Art Associates ($500-$999) The Art Associate level of giving was established to honour and reflect the increasing level of commitment and support for the artists who are involved with the Gallery. This mid level category helps to ensure Gallery growth and stability and helps to ensure a better future for the arts. Members receive all of the benefits of the Watson Friends and a certificate of appreciation. Curator’s Circle ($1000 – $9999) The Curator’s Circle has been established in honour of the Gallery’s current and past Director/Curators. The Curator’s Circle recognizes the commitment, vision and leadership support, which members provide to the Gallery. Members receive all of the benefits of Art Associate and are invited to attend the Gallery’s annual donor reception, which celebrates the contributions of Gallery supporters, past and present. President’s Circle ($10,000 and above) The Presidents Circle has been created in honour of the Homer Watson House & Gallery Board of Directors, people committed to the preservation of the Homer Watson Legacy. We offer members of the Presidents Circle the same outstanding benefits of the Curators circle as well as exclusive access to the Gallery. This includes waived Gallery rental fees and invitations to all events hosted by the Board of Directors. The tremendous support of our Presidents Circle helps to ensure the long-term financial success of the Gallery. If you don't see your donation level in these options, please contact the Gallery directly to make your donation. Thank you!

About This Organizer

Homer Watson House & Gallery, built in 1834, is the homestead of Homer Watson, Canada’s first noted landscape artist. It is one of the oldest operating galleries in Ontario. Watson’s house was also the home of the renowned Doon School of Fine Arts during the 1950’s to 60’s and drew such artists as Fred Varley and Carl Schaefer.   


Today, Homer Watson House & Gallery offers a variety of public and private programming to the tri-cities with the objective to enrich and educate all members of our community.  Currently, Homer Watson House & Gallery offers a series of programs catering to local schools and homeschool groups, seniors facilities and families. Public programs are also offered year-round and are available to students aged 2-102.


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