A Dynamic Collective of Local Artists

A Dynamic Collective of Local Artists

What's Happening

Sanela Dizdar @ Arthaus150

Sanela Dizdar is showing at Arthaus150, 150 Victoria St. South, Kitchener, ON from August to November. Art

Barbara Di Renzo @ Homer Watson Gallery

Barbara Di Renzo's new exhibit, Chain Reaction, is at Homer Watson Gallery from September 13th to November 1st. The Reception is September 13th from 2 to 4 pm. Read more...

Barbara Di Renzo @ WalterFedy

Barbara Di Renzo and Sanela Dizdar are participating in the group exhibition Reset Green at WalterFedy in Kitchener from August 4th to October 13th.

Valerie O'Flynn @ Woodstock Art Gallery

Valerie O'Flynn is  participating in the Woodstock Art Gallery's Visual Elements 57: Annual Juried Exhibition from July 18th to September 26th.  The Reception is July 22 from 5 to 7 pm.

Shabalaba ZOO Diaries is digital!

Shabalaba ZOO Diaries, illustrated by Sanela Dizdaris now available at Amazon as a digital book. It can also be purchased in print at UpTown Gallery. 

Cathy Pascoe Writes Article for UKCPS

Cathy Pascoe published an article recently in "Talking Point", an international coloured pencil magazine, that details her journey drawing her remarkable artwork "Reflections and Refractions"

Laurie Spieker is 2015 Folk Artist in Residence

Laurie Spieker has been named the 2015 Folk Artist in Residence at The Joseph Schneider Haus.

Uptown Gallery wins Diamond Award!

Uptown Gallery is the Diamond Award Winner (the highest) for Favourite Art Gallery in Waterloo Region as voted on by the Record Reader Awards 2014

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On Now

  • wilderness


    featuring Igor DragoslavicMichelle Salter, and Jean Weller.

    The exhibition runs from Tuesday, July 21st to Sunday, September 20th, 2015.

    There is no opening reception scheduled for this exhibition.

    Uptown Gallery presents The Wilderness.  In this new show Igor Dragoslavic, Michelle Salter and Jean Weller interpret the wilderness with paint, encaustic medium, and camera.


Next Show

  • strengthandbeauty

    Strength and Beauty

    featuring ManChoi ChowElaine CowanMelissa Kristensen-Smith, and Louise MarĂ©e

    Opening reception is Sunday, September 27th from 2 to 4 pm.

    The exhibition runs from Tuesday, September 22nd to Sunday, November 15th, 2015.

    We are surrounded daily with images of faces, bodies, buildings and the ever-changing impressions of nature and life.  With the use of classic oils and acrylics and innovative photography techniques, our four featured artists reveal the strength and beauty that often goes undiscovered in nature or in humanity.
    Please join us for our new exhibition of Strength and Beauty.

About UpTown Gallery

Uptown Gallery is a co-operative of over 25 local artists. We are located in UpTown Waterloo.


All artwork exhibited in UpTown Gallery is by artists local to the Waterloo area. We offer a diverse range of art, including ceramics, glass, paintings, photography, printmaking, drawing, and sculpture.

Learn from the artists of UpTown Gallery to draw, paint, fuse glass, collage and more. Workshops take place at the Gallery and other area locations.


We have six shows a year. Each show features the artwork of specific UpTown Gallery Artists.


One of the mandates of UpTown Gallery is bringing art to our local community. Throughout the year we offer free art workshops and lectures.

Readers of The Record voted Uptown Gallery their Favourite Art Gallery in Waterloo Region