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The Beauty of Bees Exhibit

The Mississauga Arts Council (MAC) in partnership with the Streetsville Bread and Honey Festival is hosting the Beauty of Bees Exhibit on Sunday, June 2, 2024, from 1:30 – 3:30 PM at the Pollinator Garden beside the Streetsville BIA!

The exhibit aims to raise the importance of preserving our pollinating bee population. This year’s exhibition also encourages the celebration of Mississauga’s 50th Anniversary!

Cash prizes of $500, $300, and $200 will be awarded to the first, second, and third-place winners respectively.

Deadline to submit is Monday, May 13, 2024 at 12:15 PM.
Open to Mississauga-based artists.

Themes to consider:

  • Celebrating Mississauga’s 50th
  • Hidden gems around our local city
  • Spring in celebration
  • Preservation of our pollinating bee population
  • Contribution bees are to our ecosystem
  • Flowers
  • Styles: Fantasy, Abstract, Realism
  • Mediums: Painting, Mixed media, Collage, Photography

Previous Winners


1st place: Tomasz Szalwinski

2nd place: Suhaas Medisetty

3rd place: Karlene Bland

People’s Choice: Melina Cossio

The event also hosted the reveal of Angela Chao’s community-created mural, ‘Happiness is Streetsville’!


1st place: Joanne Feely DeGraaf

2nd place: Trish Miller

3rd place: Emily Liang

Audience Choice: Emily Liang

Thank you to our Partners & Sponsors

Streetsville Bread and Honey Festival


Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA)