The Ottawa West Arts Association (OWAA)

Membership Requirements

Membership is open to all adults 18 years of age and older living within a 150 kilometre radius of Ottawa.  To become and remain a member, the person must: (a) Pay membership dues on time; (b) Serve as a volunteer in some capacity; (c) Consent to the terms decribed in the Payment & Waiver Form, and; (d) Follow all the rules governing the OWAA.

Membership Fee & Commission Fee

The membership fee is $40 for the period 1 September 2018 to 31 August 2019.  There is a 15% commission on sales.

Membership Benefits

Exhibitions – There will be 6 exhibitions in the owaa gallery between 1 Sep 2018 and 31 August 2019.  Members may display one or more large (less than 40″x36″) artpieces in each exhibition and display a smaller piece (les than 14″x14″) in the glass cabinets (on a space available basis).  The owaa gallery is located in the Goulbourn Recreation Complex, 1500 Shea Road, Stittsville.

Special Events – There will be one or two special exhibition/sales events yearly to promote art sales.

OWAA Website – The OWAA Website (this site) is the online face of the Ottawa West Arts Association.  It contains bios and personal galleries of members, galleries of the current and past exhibitions, and galleries featuring members’ artwork.

Artists Catalogue – The Artists Catalogue contains one-page bios of members and is displayed in the owaa gallery.

Discounts – Members receive a 15% discount when buying framing services at Walkerworks Picture Framing, 2 Beverly Street, Stittsville.

Members’ Handbook – For more information, please refer to the OWAA Members’ Handbook.


How to Join the OWAA

Here is a link to the Membership Application Form.  Please print and complete the form, and contact our Membership Coordinator, Trudy Daley.  Phone: 613-836-6545.  Email:  Address: 10 Brightside Avenue, Stittsville, ON  K2S 1K5.