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What's an Art Hive?

An Art Hive is a community art studio that welcomes everyone as an artist.

From an art pop-up in a local library to a community studio or gallery, at its heart, an Art Hive is about inclusion, respect and learning.

It's a welcoming place to talk, make art and build communities. Responding in creative ways to things that matter.

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Latest News

  • Thursday mornings starting September 5th, 2019

    11:00 - 12:30

    At the CSL Public Library – Create Space (room downstairs)

    Everyone welcome!

  • 2019 Art Hives Symposium

    Concordia University and the Art Hives headquarters welcomed 130 international art hives practitioners for its 2nd National Symposium held at the Loyola Campus on May 31 and June 1. 

    See some of the pictures here:

    Photos by Ezra Brigman

  • How do Art Hives matter? 
    Participant testimonies from the 2019 Art Hives Symposium at Concordia University

    Comment les Ruches d'Art font-elles une différence? 
    Témoignage des participant.es du Symposium 2019 des Ruches d'Art à l'Université Concordia.

  • Concordia welcomed 130 international practitioners of art hives to Loyola Campus on May 31 and June 1
    July 11, 2019 - By Amelia Wong-Mersereau
    Source: Faculty of Fine Arts / 

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