The Mill Pond Gallery
314 Mill Street,
Richmond Hill, Ontario
L4C 4B5
905 770 7449

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Upcoming Events


*NEW* AiR – Artists in Residence At The Gallery

July and August 2015

Come in and see our members at work!  Each week during the summer a different member will take up residency at The Mill Pond Gallery.  Throughout the week they will be working in the gallery.  You are welcome to come in and visit often to see the progress, and view completed work on the gallery walls.  Each artist will end their week on Thursday evening with a gallery show coinciding with the Town of Richmond Hill’s Concert in the Park series.

Summer Gallery Hours
Tuesday 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Wednesday 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Thursday 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Friday 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Yvonne Pearson – Reflections and CrittersK

Friday, August 21 to Thursday, September 3

These are reflections which I see all around me; in the sky, water, glass or wherever. I have included some of my animal paintings where critters seem to pop up magically and have also deliberately added other animals. I am interested in all things creative, and am constantly trying new ideas, media, and techniques. This is my life experience of fifty years. Come and enjoy them as much as I have while painting each one. I will be painting on black canvas during my AiR week.


Katie Argyle – Explorations, Part 2Katie_A_HS

Friday, August 28 to Thursday, September 3

My week long residency will focus on two projects: large scale painting and large scale printmaking, with spontaneous side projects and artistic exploration as the spirit moves me. Mine will be a eclectic week of art-making.
In addition, I am eager to work on canvases which are larger than I can accommodate in my small studio space. These works will be semi-abstract, symbolic, surreal and spontaneous as I will wait for my intuition to guide me at to their subject matter as the time for my residency dawns. Other large scale paintings will be on display.
One project is very planned and the other very loose. Come see what’s happening during my week in residence.


Welcome Back Members’ Meeting – Bits of Truth with Gary SmithHealthy Gary

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 – 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Gary is an internationally renowned artist and has been active in the Toronto art scene for 55 years. Gary will be sharing Bits of Truth© for artists from his incredible art journey including aspects of promotion, selling, learning, sharing and loving the artist’s life.
Some recent highlights and major career accomplishments include:
2013 – Won 1ST PRIZE in the Louvre/Carrousel in Paris in their International Figure Drawing Competition
2014 – A Judge in January for the exhibition in the Louvre/Carrousel in Paris.
2015 – Included in Masters in Canadian Art in Hittite Gallery, Yorkville, Artexpo NYC 2015, Gallery 50
Gary is now showing mostly in Paris, China and New York City.



*NEW*Open RHGA Juried Exhibiton and Sale – Call for Entry

Monday, November 2, 2015 – 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This Fall, the Richmond Hill Group of Artists are hosting their first Open Juried Exhibition and Sale. We are inviting submissions from all artists living in York Region.  For the past 37 years the RHGA has held an Annual Juried Show for its members.  We will use this experience to host a fabulous event for York Region artists!
Call for Entry


Weekly Events


Monday Open StudioStill_Life_OS

Monday Days  9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come in and create in an informal and supportive environment. All members are welcome.
Daytime Coordinatior – Jette Cott -

Monday Evenings  6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Still Life/Open Studio
All members are welcome. $10.00 fee for non-members.
Evening Coordinatior – Christine Lippa -

Please check the Calendar of Events for Paint-In dates