Upstream Studio Gallery (H’Art of Ottawa)

Exciting News!

The City of Ottawa has given H’Art of Ottawa its own Community Exhibition Space. This Community Exhibition Space is dedicated to H’Art for the next three years. We will be exhibiting work on an ongoing basis, changing it up from time to time. The paintings will be for sale.


We invite you to visit our current show Upstream Studio Gallery:



Mon-Fri 6am-10pm, Sat & Sunday 7am-9 pm, Statutory Holidays 7 am-4pm

4101 Innovation Drive, Kanata

located in the Richcraft Recreation Complex- Kanata

From A Guide to Ottawa’s Community Art Galleries—Art at your doorstep

“By displaying art in busy civic spaces—from Goulbourn to Orleans—the City of Ottawa brings visual arts right to your doorstep. Our mission is to increase and broaden the opportunities for individuals and communities in Ottawa to enjoy and participate in cultural activities.

There is a wealth of local galleries and visual arts exhibition spaces included in the Galleries and Exhibition Spaces Guide that reflect our city’s rich diversity and enhance our sense of community. For an interactive map showing the locations, please visit and choose ‘Galleries and Exhibition Spaces Guide Map. Our goal is to maximize your experience of the arts and community galleries. The best part? Admission is FREE.”

About H’Art

H’Art of Ottawa is an innovative and inclusive visual arts studio that supports and facilitates the creative practice of artists with intellectual disabilities. The studio’s unique art and literacy program fosters and promotes creative and cultural experiences, collaboration, self-expression, and self-determination. Exhibiting their work through the studio, galleries, and community venues, the artists participate in society in a meaningful way.

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