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PineRidge Arts Council members’ exhibition schedule at

Ontario Power Generation Information Centre.
1675 Montgomery Park Road
Pickering, L1V 2R5 ON

open to the public
Monday to Friday
9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Admission is free.

Exhibitions are part of PRAC’s “Art in Public Places” initative. We thank OPG for their support.


2018 Exhibitions

January 2 to March 26
Sharon Steinhaus

March 26 to April 30
Jayshree Mina Daya

April 30 to June 25
Harry Fraser

July & August
Heritier Bilaka

September & October
Jeannette Hay

Heritier Bilaka

Harry Fraser

Born in 1984, I grew up in the city of Kinshsa in Democratic
Republic of Congo. Heritier mixes different elements to let the
viewer’s imagination create their own story from his paintings. He also uses acrylic and painting on the same canvas to explore the imaginary side and different characters in his own way. His
African origin is demonstrated through bright colours which he strongly feels is the symbol of energy and life.

Using a mixture of figurative and abstraction as background he creates a harmony between the real and the abstract and his paintings are inspired by spirituality, nature, current events and his own instinct.

Heritier has exhibited in various exhibitions locally and in the Artusiasm Arts Gallery in Toronto. His works can also be found on his
Facebook and Instagram pages.

Jeannette Hay

Jeannette Hay

Jeannette Hay | Animal Artist |

Jeannette was born in Montreal, Canada and after many years of travelling and living in other countries she returned to Toronto, Canada where she has been living since 2005.

She studied Fine Arts in the Chantry School of Art, Devon, England and later graduated as a Graphic Designer from George Brown College, Toronto with the St. James Award for “Outstanding Student, with above average marks.” She went on to win the Medallion Award as "Outstanding New Artist" in the Toronto Library competition (Ontario) and received an Honorable Mention in the "Call to Arts!” Juried Visual Art Competition, Los Angeles, (USA), as well her work has been seen on the front cover of Canadian Arabian News Magazine, CD's and books.

Her passion for animals has pulled her focus into the natural world as her subject of choice, eventually becoming exclusively an Animal Artist.

Her work can be found in various private collections both in Europe, Canada and the USA.

About her animal artwork Jeannette says “I endeavour to create a closer feeling of connection between humans and the animals surrounding us and how important it is for us to safeguard and improve the environment we all share.


Featured Artists that have supported PRAC's
Art in Public Places Program.

Sharon Steinhaus| George Hadrbolec | Kim Robertson

Kim Robertson | Robert Hinves | Susan Hinnecke

Irene Leech | Cyril Cox | David Chamberlain

Top row from left: Bernie Bainbridge, Mia Azevedo, April Polak
Second Row: Rosemarie Sood, Phyllis Desjardins
Lower Row: Judith Jewer (Photo by Ruby Jewer), Don Hewitt and Shirley Heard



Since 1989 PineRidge Arts Council Inc., a non-profit volunteer organization has been dedicated to enhance the quality of life within the community by developing widespread appreciation, support and involvement in the arts.

PineRidge Arts Council
650 Kingston Road
P.O. Box 18258 Steeple Hill Postal Outlet
Pickering, Ontario L1V 1A0

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