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Sunday, February 26th, 2017 (events found - 25)
final day of art fair
The Artist Project. From collectors and curators, to gallerists and designers, visitors can explore and discover works of art from over 250 top contemporary artists from Canada and abroad. This is a unique opportunity to meet and buy art directly from artists at Toronto's favourite art fair. The Artist Project celebrates its 10th year with the most exciting show yet! Opening night Thur 23 Feb: Early Access Preview (19+ event) 5-7pm; opening night party 7-10pm; art fair continues Feb 24, 11am-10pm; Feb 25, 11am-8pm; and Feb 26, 11am-6pm ... more
The Artist Project. From collectors and curators, to gallerists and designers, visitors can explore and discover works of art from over 250 top contemporary artists from Canada and abroad. This is a unique opportunity to meet and buy art directly from artists at Toronto's favourite art fair. The Artist Project celebrates its 10th year with the most exciting show yet!
Opening night Thur 23 Feb: Early Access Preview (19+ event) 5-7pm; opening night party 7-10pm; art fair continues Feb 24, 11am-10pm; Feb 25, 11am-8pm; and Feb 26, 11am-6pm.
Produced by informa Canada.
The Artist Project (T.O. Downtown)
final day of exhibition
Ann Cummings & Lynne McIlvride: Rare Birds and Strange Bedfellows (East & West Galleries) ... more
Ann Cummings & Lynne McIlvride: Rare Birds and Strange Bedfellows (East & West Galleries).
David Kaye Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
art bus / tours of exhibitions 12noon-5pm
FREE Contemporary Art Bus Tour. Tour begins at Koffler Gallery at 12noon, then departs for Blackwood Gallery (3359 Mississauga Road, Mississauga), Art Gallery of York University (4700 Keele Street, Toronto), and Doris McCarthy Gallery (1265 Military Trail, Toronto). Guided tours will be offered at each venue. Seats are limited. To reserve, please contact dmg@utsc.utoronto.ca or 416 287 7007 ... more
FREE Contemporary Art Bus Tour. Tour begins at Koffler Gallery at 12noon, then departs for Blackwood Gallery (3359 Mississauga Road, Mississauga), Art Gallery of York University (4700 Keele Street, Toronto), and Doris McCarthy Gallery (1265 Military Trail, Toronto). Guided tours will be offered at each venue. Seats are limited. To reserve, please contact dmg@utsc.utoronto.ca or 416 287 7007.
Koffler Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
opening 2-5pm
Art Lucs | Time, Light and Memory | South Gallery. Exhibition of work from Propeller member Art Lucs. "This most recent series has a common theme of Generative Art. This work is photo-based from hundreds to thousands of photographs taken daily from the same location or moving through space that are algorithmically processed to create an average. Like much of my work it deals with objective decision-making processes" ... more
Art Lucs | Time, Light and Memory | South Gallery.
Exhibition of work from Propeller member Art Lucs. "This most recent series has a common theme of Generative Art. This work is photo-based from hundreds to thousands of photographs taken daily from the same location or moving through space that are algorithmically processed to create an average. Like much of my work it deals with objective decision-making processes."
Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts (T.O. Downtown)
opening 2-5pm
Jacob Yerex | forming influence | North Gallery. Paintings that explore the semi formed or deformed maquettes of the French sculptor Jean Baptiste Carpeaux, referenced from photos of a display of maquettes at Musée d'Orsay. The figures have been enlarged emphasizing the malformed shapes and transforming the interiors of the display cabinets into architectural interiors. The serigraphs are an exploration of the medium itself working with silk screening as a monoprint medium. Investigating traditional graphic applications as well as experimental textures leading to non-objective colour studies ... more
Jacob Yerex | forming influence | North Gallery.
Paintings that explore the semi formed or deformed maquettes of the French sculptor Jean Baptiste Carpeaux, referenced from photos of a display of maquettes at Musée d'Orsay. The figures have been enlarged emphasizing the malformed shapes and transforming the interiors of the display cabinets into architectural interiors. The serigraphs are an exploration of the medium itself working with silk screening as a monoprint medium. Investigating traditional graphic applications as well as experimental textures leading to non-objective colour studies.
Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts (T.O. Downtown)
final day of exhibition
The Darkroom Project: Taloyoak, 1972-1973. Student Gallery. Co-organized with the Art Gallery of Ontario. In 1972, American-Canadian photographer Pamela Harris first visited Taloyoak, Nunavut (then Spence Bay, Northwest Territories), and started to conceive a space where the community could develop film and print photographs without the help of distant photo labs ... more
The Darkroom Project: Taloyoak, 1972-1973.
Student Gallery.
Co-organized with the Art Gallery of Ontario.
In 1972, American-Canadian photographer Pamela Harris first visited Taloyoak, Nunavut (then Spence Bay, Northwest Territories), and started to conceive a space where the community could develop film and print photographs without the help of distant photo labs.
Ryerson Image Centre (T.O. Downtown)
final day of exhibition
No Justice, No Peace: From Ferguson to Toronto. Co-curators: Julie Crooks and Reese de Guzman, BAND Gallery. At Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto. This exhibition features the work of three socially conscious photographers, who capture the present, build on the past and shape the future through their representation of current activism – Zun Lee, Jalani Morgan, Nation Cheong ... more
No Justice, No Peace: From Ferguson to Toronto.
Co-curators: Julie Crooks and Reese de Guzman, BAND Gallery.
At Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto.
This exhibition features the work of three socially conscious photographers, who capture the present, build on the past and shape the future through their representation of current activism – Zun Lee, Jalani Morgan, Nation Cheong.
Ryerson Image Centre (T.O. Downtown)
art bus / tours of exhibitions 12noon-5pm
FREE Contemporary Art Bus Tour. Tour begins at Koffler Gallery (180 Shaw Street, Toronto) at 12noon, then departs for Blackwood Gallery (3359 Mississauga Road, Mississauga), Art Gallery of York University, and Doris McCarthy Gallery (1265 Military Trail, Toronto). Seating is limited. RSVP by Fri 24 Feb to: dmg@utsc.utoronto.ca or 416 287 7007 ... more
FREE Contemporary Art Bus Tour. Tour begins at Koffler Gallery (180 Shaw Street, Toronto) at 12noon, then departs for Blackwood Gallery (3359 Mississauga Road, Mississauga), Art Gallery of York University, and Doris McCarthy Gallery (1265 Military Trail, Toronto). Seating is limited. RSVP by Fri 24 Feb to: dmg@utsc.utoronto.ca or 416 287 7007.
Art Gallery of York University (AGYU) (T.O. Greater)
opening reception 1-4pm
Susan Avishai – fibre sculpture ... more
Susan Avishai – fibre sculpture.
Cedar Ridge Gallery (T.O. Greater)
art bus / tours of exhibitions 12noon-5pm
FREE Contemporary Art Bus Tour. Tour begins at Koffler Gallery (180 Shaw Street, Toronto) at 12noon, then departs for Blackwood Gallery (3359 Mississauga Road, Mississauga), Art Gallery of York University (4700 Keele Street, Toronto), and Doris McCarthy Gallery. Guided tours will be offered at each venue. Seats are limited. To reserve, please contact dmg@utsc.utoronto.ca or 416 287 7007 ... more
FREE Contemporary Art Bus Tour. Tour begins at Koffler Gallery (180 Shaw Street, Toronto) at 12noon, then departs for Blackwood Gallery (3359 Mississauga Road, Mississauga), Art Gallery of York University (4700 Keele Street, Toronto), and Doris McCarthy Gallery. Guided tours will be offered at each venue. Seats are limited. To reserve, please contact dmg@utsc.utoronto.ca or 416 287 7007.
Doris McCarthy Gallery (T.O. Greater)
tours
Weekend Tours. 12:30pm: McMichael highlights, including 50/50/50 exhibitions. 2pm: Special exhibition, including Higher States: Lawren S. Harris and His American Contemporaries. Tours are approximately 45 minutes in length and are included with gallery admission ... more
Weekend Tours. 12:30pm: McMichael highlights, including 50/50/50 exhibitions. 2pm: Special exhibition, including Higher States: Lawren S. Harris and His American Contemporaries. Tours are approximately 45 minutes in length and are included with gallery admission.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
guided tour 2pm
Public tours. We offer FREE public tours. Led by our talented and highly trained docents, you can learn more about our current exhibitions, Paul Fournier: Worlds of Wonder. Susana Reisman: Standardizing Nature. Present | Perfect | Continuous (Jan 21-Apr 23, 2017). There is no need to register – simply join us in the Gallery lobby ... more
Public tours. We offer FREE public tours. Led by our talented and highly trained docents, you can learn more about our current exhibitions, Paul Fournier: Worlds of Wonder. Susana Reisman: Standardizing Nature. Present | Perfect | Continuous (Jan 21-Apr 23, 2017). There is no need to register – simply join us in the Gallery lobby.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (T.O. Environs)
final day of exhibition
Art from the High Schools. Come and celebrate the diverse creativity and vision from Clarington's seven secondary schools ... more
Art from the High Schools. Come and celebrate the diverse creativity and vision from Clarington's seven secondary schools.
Visual Arts Centre of Clarington (T.O. Environs)
artist talk 2pm
Artist talks in connection with the exhibitions A Safe Haven: Raphael Vella and Visual Poetry: Contemporary Woodcuts. Feb 12: Raphael Vella. Feb 26: Naoko Matsubara ... more
Artist talks in connection with the exhibitions A Safe Haven: Raphael Vella and Visual Poetry: Contemporary Woodcuts. Feb 12: Raphael Vella. Feb 26: Naoko Matsubara.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
final day of exhibitions
Mark Gane, Fitness Landscapes 2004 2014, photopaintings (special musical performance by Mark Gane & Ray Dillard, Sat 18 Feb, 7-9:30pm; tickets and information available at the Carnegie Gallery or by phone: 905 627 4265).
Paull Rodrigue, Aura, an exploration in glass, colour and light.
Edwin Janzen, Remotes, photographs ... more
Mark Gane, Fitness Landscapes 2004 2014, photopaintings (special musical performance by Mark Gane & Ray Dillard, Sat 18 Feb, 7-9:30pm; tickets and information available at the Carnegie Gallery or by phone: 905 627 4265).
Paull Rodrigue, Aura, an exploration in glass, colour and light.
Edwin Janzen, Remotes, photographs.
Carnegie Gallery (Ontario South-West)
tours of exhibitions
Public tours of current exhibitions are available Saturdays & Sundays between 10am and 4pm on request; just ask our gallery attendants ... more
Public tours of current exhibitions are available Saturdays & Sundays between 10am and 4pm on request; just ask our gallery attendants.
MacLaren Art Centre (Ontario North-Central)
final day of exhibition
The Intimate World of Josef Sudek ... more
The Intimate World of Josef Sudek. Canadian Photography Institute Galleries.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
final day of exhibition
When Raven Became Spider. Joi T. Arcand, Sonny Assu, Julianne Beaudin-Herney, Shaun Beyale, Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers, and Jeffrey Veregge. Curated by Leena Minifie. Organized by Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina Public Library. Taking its title from a Sonny Assu button blanket depicting Spiderman in a traditional Kwakwa_ka_'wakw style, When Raven Became Spider is guest curated by Vancouver-based Gitxaala / British curator, artist and writer Leena Minifie. Minifie's research examines supernatural characters in Indigenous art and modern comic superheroes. This generation of Indigenous artists and storytellers are increasingly depicting modern super-beings and using pop icon images within their work, blurring the line between oral stories and modern comics. Their aesthetics, style, and composition flow between both worlds ... more
When Raven Became Spider.
Joi T. Arcand, Sonny Assu, Julianne Beaudin-Herney, Shaun Beyale, Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers, and Jeffrey Veregge.
Curated by Leena Minifie.
Organized by Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina Public Library.
Taking its title from a Sonny Assu button blanket depicting Spiderman in a traditional Kwakwa_ka_'wakw style, When Raven Became Spider is guest curated by Vancouver-based Gitxaala / British curator, artist and writer Leena Minifie. Minifie's research examines supernatural characters in Indigenous art and modern comic superheroes. This generation of Indigenous artists and storytellers are increasingly depicting modern super-beings and using pop icon images within their work, blurring the line between oral stories and modern comics. Their aesthetics, style, and composition flow between both worlds.
OAG Annex (Ontario East)
drop-in program for families 1-4pm
Open Studio. Join us for a FREE drop-in open studio of family art activities in the GWD Foundation for Kids' Creative Hub at the Art Gallery of Burlington. All are welcome! ... more
Open Studio. Join us for a FREE drop-in open studio of family art activities in the GWD Foundation for Kids' Creative Hub at the Art Gallery of Burlington. All are welcome!
Art Gallery of Burlington (Community Courses)
family activities 1-4pm
Family Sundays. In the Weston Family Learning Centre. Included with regular Gallery admission.
Feb 5, 12, 19 & 26: Snow Walkers. Come on an adventure and explore the WFLC trails! We are making snowshoes!!!! Family Sundays gives a Canadian twist to Francis Alÿs's work Don't Cross the Bridge Before You Get to the River where children make sailboats out of flip flops. Call all snow walkers! Join us!. http://bit.ly/2kVDV8V ... more
Family Sundays. In the Weston Family Learning Centre. Included with regular Gallery admission.
Nov 6, 13, 20 & 27: Little Things. Join us for the kick-off to our 2016-2017 season of Family Sundays as we explore the wonder and awe of "little things", and the fascinating practice of making tiny objects and miniatures – all inspired by the Small Wonders: Gothic Boxwood Miniatures exhibition. Make a "Museum in a Box" – create your own tiny miniature art gallery. In the Hands-On Centre, we are playing with and making little things ... handmade beads, digging in our sensory sand box, I Spy-ing, drawing, and more.
Dec 4, 11, 18, Jan 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29: Super Stars. The fun gets astronomical in Dec & Jan when kids explore the mystery and magic of the night skies, constellations and stars. It's cosmic, intergalactic "super stars" fun! Join us for otherworldly play and sparkly night sky art-making activities inspired by the Mystical Landscapes: Masterpieces from Monet, Van Gogh and more. Dec 26-Jan 8, 11am-3pm: Pop-Up Planetarium, presented in partnership with the University of Toronto. Tickets available from Nov 21.
Feb 5, 12, 19 & 26: Snow Walkers. Come on an adventure and explore the WFLC trails! We are making snowshoes!!!! Family Sundays gives a Canadian twist to Francis Alÿs's work Don't Cross the Bridge Before You Get to the River where children make sailboats out of flip flops. Call all snow walkers! Join us!. http://bit.ly/2kVDV8V.
Art Gallery of Ontario, Weston Family Learning Centre (Community Courses)
life drawing
Open Life Drawing. Sundays 10am-1pm. $15. Easels and boards provided ... more
Open Life Drawing. Sundays 10am-1pm, from Jan 15, 2017. $15. Easels and boards provided.
Gerrard Art Space (GAS) (Community Courses)
family program 2-4pm
FAMILY PROGRAM –

Sundays 1-3pm, Feb 26, Mar 26
: Family-Friendly Drop-In Art Studio. Great opportunity for the whole family to explore art and get creative! See gallery exhibitions & make your own artwork in studio ... more
FAMILY PROGRAM –

Sundays 1-3pm, Jan 29, Feb 26, Mar 26
: Family-Friendly Drop-In Art Studio. Great opportunity for the whole family to explore art and get creative! See gallery exhibitions & make your own artwork in studio.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Community Courses)
family art activities 1-4:30pm
Family Fun Activities. Guide your family through art projects at PAMA and inspire creativity! These are frop-in activities, and registration is not required. Feb: Celebrate Black History Month ... more
Family Fun Activities. Guide your family through art projects at PAMA and inspire creativity! These are frop-in activities, and registration is not required.
Dec: Text Works, Holiday Edition. Join in on the fun by making your own story this holiday season by combining text, images and drawings.
Jan: Paper Lanterns – celebrating Chinese New Year.
Feb: Celebrate Black History Month.
Mar: Create your very own graphic novel character.
Apr: Make your own nature-inspired kite.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Community Courses)
family art activities 1-3pm
Super Sundays.
Visit Station Gallery on the last Sunday of each month for a super family experience. Bring your imagination and a creative spirit! Pre-registration is strongly recommended for this popular program.
Ages 4+. $20 SG member family / $25 non-member. Please note: Fees for individual sessions are charged per family.
http://bit.ly/1p2eShX.
Feb 26: Growing Roots. In celebration of Black History Month, focus on your rotts and get inspired to create a mixed-media self-portrait.
Mar 26: Identify Yourself! Use printmaking techniques to create a unique wall hanging that celebrates your identity and culture through symbolism ... more
Super Sundays.
Visit Station Gallery on the last Sunday of each month for a super family experience. Bring your imagination and a creative spirit! Pre-registration is strongly recommended for this popular program.
Ages 4+. $20 SG member family / $25 non-member. Please note: Fees for individual sessions are charged per family.
http://bit.ly/1p2eShX.
Oct 30: Mixing up the Media. Use our current exhibition and Mother Nature as your inspiration to create a mixed-media artwork that fuses printmaking, collage, and a splash of paint.
Nov 27: When I Was Your Age... Inspired by the imagination of a talented young artist among us, com eprepared to sculpt a unique 3D character.
Jan 29: Exhibiting ... You! Enjoy the eclectic and colourful nature of our Annual Members' Exhibition! Using drawing and painting techniques, create your own personalized painting.
Feb 26: Growing Roots. In celebration of Black History Month, focus on your rotts and get inspired to create a mixed-media self-portrait.
Mar 26: Identify Yourself! Use printmaking techniques to create a unique wall hanging that celebrates your identity and culture through symbolism.
Station Gallery (Community Courses)
final day at art fair
Claire Desjardins is participating in The Artist Project, Booth #137, Better Living Centre, 195 Princes' Blvd, Exhibition Place, Toronto. www.theartistproject.com ... more
Claire Desjardins is participating in The Artist Project, Booth #137, Better Living Centre, 195 Princes' Blvd, Exhibition Place, Toronto. www.theartistproject.com.
Claire Desjardins (Artists' Links)

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