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Sunday, April 30th, 2017 (events found - 34)
reception 1-4pm, artist will be present
The Natural Order, with new works by Thaddeus Holownia. Part of Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival. In tandem with the exhibition opening: book launch for Icarus, Falling of Birds by Anchorage Press, with poet Harry Thurston in attendance ... more
The Natural Order, with new works by Thaddeus Holownia. Part of Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival. In tandem with the exhibition opening: book launch for Icarus, Falling of Birds by Anchorage Press, with poet Harry Thurston in attendance.
Corkin Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
final day of exhibition
Rebecca Anweiler: Passing Through (West Gallery) ... more
Rebecca Anweiler: Passing Through (West Gallery).
David Kaye Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
art bus / tours of exhibitions 12noon-5pm
FREE Contemporary Art Bus Tour. Tour starts at Koffler Gallery at Artscape Youngplace (180 Shaw Street, Toronto), then departs for AGYU, and Doris McCarthy Gallery, returning to Shaw Street at 4pm. Seating is limited. RSVP by Fri 28 Apr to: Sandy Saad at 647 925 0643 or ssaad@kofflerarts.org ... more
FREE Contemporary Art Bus Tour. Tour starts at Koffler Gallery at Artscape Youngplace (180 Shaw Street, Toronto), then departs for AGYU, and Doris McCarthy Gallery, returning to Shaw Street at 4pm. Seating is limited. RSVP by Fri 28 Apr to: Sandy Saad at 647 925 0643 or ssaad@kofflerarts.org.
Koffler Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
artist performance 2-3pm (see May 3 for artist workshop)
Witness 2Fik in action when he performs an on-site photo shoot in the Koffler Gallery. The conditions are ripe for adding layers to an older work: a new gallery exhibition invites new characters to self-reflection. In conjunction with the exhibition 2Fik: His and Other Stories ... more
Witness 2Fik in action when he performs an on-site photo shoot in the Koffler Gallery. The conditions are ripe for adding layers to an older work: a new gallery exhibition invites new characters to self-reflection. In conjunction with the exhibition 2Fik: His and Other Stories.
Koffler Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
talk 2pm
SUNDAY SCENE. FREE.
Speakers from the world of art and beyond offer their responses to the current exhibitions. Guest presenters draw provocative connections between our programs and broader cultural and intellectual debates.
30 Apr: OCADU professor Ryan Rice on Maria Hupfield: The One Who Keeps on Giving.
7 May: Musician Aline Morales on Jonathas de Andrade: On Fishes, Horses and Man ... more
SUNDAY SCENE. FREE.
Speakers from the world of art and beyond offer their responses to the current exhibitions. Guest presenters draw provocative connections between our programs and broader cultural and intellectual debates.
5 Feb: Curator cheyanne turions on Kapwani Kiwanga: A wall is just a wall.
19 Feb: Professor Carolyn Podruchny on Maria Hupfield: The One Who Keeps on Giving.
5 Mar: Artist Charmae Freeman on Maria Hupfield: The One Who Keeps on Giving.
12 Mar: Curator Georgiana Uhlyarik on Maria Hupfield: The One Who Keeps on Giving and Jonathas de Andrade: On Fishes, Horses and Man.
2 Apr: Ryerson University professor Mark Campbell on Kapwani Kiwanga: A wall is just a wall..
30 Apr: OCADU professor Ryan Rice on Maria Hupfield: The One Who Keeps on Giving.
7 May: Musician Aline Morales on Jonathas de Andrade: On Fishes, Horses and Man.
14 May: RBC Curatorial Fellow Nabila Abdel Nabi on Latifa Echakhch: Cross Fade
The Power Plant (T.O. Downtown)
final day of exhibition
Pria Muzumdar & Susan Freypons: Memory to Mark. North Gallery. Pria Muzumdar layers and collages sea alginate prints to abstract nostalgic impressions; old maps and aging patinas allow memory to migrate. Susan Freypons uses the physical action of burning, scoring and scraping away paint and wax to create visceral and evocative abstract paintings ... more
Pria Muzumdar & Susan Freypons: Memory to Mark. North Gallery.
Pria Muzumdar layers and collages sea alginate prints to abstract nostalgic impressions; old maps and aging patinas allow memory to migrate. Susan Freypons uses the physical action of burning, scoring and scraping away paint and wax to create visceral and evocative abstract paintings.
Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts (T.O. Downtown)
final day of exhibition
Dominique Prevost & Victoria Cowan: Flow. South Gallery. Like coral, a body of creative work is formed within a flow of nutrients. Lived experience, along with research and recollection of ideas, materials and techniques are the currents that nourish these pieces. It is especially rewarding when, as with this show, two artists discover strong parallels in their explorations and the rewards of expanding community and collegiality ... more
Dominique Prevost & Victoria Cowan: Flow. South Gallery.
Like coral, a body of creative work is formed within a flow of nutrients. Lived experience, along with research and recollection of ideas, materials and techniques are the currents that nourish these pieces. It is especially rewarding when, as with this show, two artists discover strong parallels in their explorations and the rewards of expanding community and collegiality.
Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts (T.O. Downtown)
photography fair Apr 29 & 30
Stephen Bulger Gallery at PGH Photo Fair, Carnegie Museum of Art, 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh PA. http://bit.ly/2oOlaVF ... more
Stephen Bulger Gallery at PGH Photo Fair, Carnegie Museum of Art, 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh PA. http://bit.ly/2oOlaVF.
Stephen Bulger Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
weekend exhibition (Apr 28-30)
Maria Antoniv: Sesquicentennial Blooms.
An exposé of Canada's provincial flowers.
In conjunction with Canada 150.
Artist contact: deromashka@gmail.com.
www.mariaantoniv.com ... more
Maria Antoniv: Sesquicentennial Blooms.
An exposé of Canada's provincial flowers.
In conjunction with Canada 150.
Artist contact: deromashka@gmail.com.
www.mariaantoniv.com.
Maria Antoniv at Gallery Hittite (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
final day of exhibition
Hot Knives by Lori Dell, an exhibition of new palette knife paintings consisting of small studies and large troweled abstracts ... more
Hot Knives by Lori Dell, an exhibition of new palette knife paintings consisting of small studies and large troweled abstracts.
Rectory Gallery & Cafe (T.O. Central)
reception 12:30-2pm
CONTACTElementalJudith Carol Coulter, painterly photographic waterscape reflections; an examination of synergy relative to the unconscious mind and to chaos within the natural world; mechanisms of decay / regeneration are explored. Offset from the traditional landscape platform but remaining intrinsic to it, leitmotifs of serenity and dissonance provide structure and shape to fragmented perceptions of hidden processes ... more
CONTACTElementalJudith Carol Coulter, painterly photographic waterscape reflections; an examination of synergy relative to the unconscious mind and to chaos within the natural world; mechanisms of decay / regeneration are explored. Offset from the traditional landscape platform but remaining intrinsic to it, leitmotifs of serenity and dissonance provide structure and shape to fragmented perceptions of hidden processes.
Yorkminster Park Gallery (T.O. Central)
art bus / tours of exhibitions 12noon-5pm
FREE Contemporary Art Bus Tour. Tour starts at Koffler Gallery at Artscape Youngplace (180 Shaw Street, Toronto), then departs for AGYU (featuring artist talk by Derek Liddington at 2pm), and Doris McCarthy Gallery, returning to Shaw Street at 4pm. Seating is limited. RSVP by Fri 28 Apr to: Sandy Saad at 647 925 0643 or ssaad@kofflerarts.org ... more
FREE Contemporary Art Bus Tour. Tour starts at Koffler Gallery at Artscape Youngplace (180 Shaw Street, Toronto), then departs for AGYU (featuring artist talk by Derek Liddington at 2pm), and Doris McCarthy Gallery, returning to Shaw Street at 4pm. Seating is limited. RSVP by Fri 28 Apr to: Sandy Saad at 647 925 0643 or ssaad@kofflerarts.org.
Art Gallery of York University (AGYU) (T.O. Greater)
first day (see May 4 for reception)
Chroma / Chronicle works by students from the University of Toronto / Scarborough Campus. Curated by Olivia Wallace ... more
Chroma / Chronicle works by students from the University of Toronto / Scarborough Campus. Curated by Olivia Wallace.
Cedar Ridge Gallery (T.O. Greater)
final day of exhibition
Imagining Peace: Walking Labyrinths is a solo exhibition featuring work by Bruce Parsons. This exhibition, which came together starting in 2012, focuses on the use of a wide range of materials, such as mural paintings, objects, watercolour on paper, video and installation. Parsons' extensive exhibition record includes solo and group exhibitions across Canada in both private, artist-run spaces and public galleries as well as in exhibitions in Beijing, New York City, Hong Kong and Newcastle Upon Tyne, England ... more
Imagining Peace: Walking Labyrinths is a solo exhibition featuring work by Bruce Parsons. This exhibition, which came together starting in 2012, focuses on the use of a wide range of materials, such as mural paintings, objects, watercolour on paper, video and installation. Parsons' extensive exhibition record includes solo and group exhibitions across Canada in both private, artist-run spaces and public galleries as well as in exhibitions in Beijing, New York City, Hong Kong and Newcastle Upon Tyne, England. Bruce Parsons invites participants to be a part of the discussion that explores the notion of non-objective painting during his artist talk on Tues 18 Apr, 7-9pm.
Neilson Park Creative Centre (T.O. Greater)
final day of exhibition
The Sound of Life features oil paintings by Oleg Churylov that are artistic expressions about individual events, episodes, scenes of life, our spiritual experiences, dreams and nature around us. The inspirations for Churylov's pieces started when he was a child in the distant city of Baku. He has been seeking these experiences through different facets of his life ... more
The Sound of Life features oil paintings by Oleg Churylov that are artistic expressions about individual events, episodes, scenes of life, our spiritual experiences, dreams and nature around us. The inspirations for Churylov's pieces started when he was a child in the distant city of Baku. He has been seeking these experiences through different facets of his life.
Neilson Park Creative Centre (T.O. Greater)
artist's tour & talk 2-4pm
Join Ron Lambert for a painting-by-painting walkthrough of his new exhibition, 26 Paintings by Ron Lambert, Sundays 2-4pm, Apr 23 & 30, 2017 ... more
Join Ron Lambert for a painting-by-painting walkthrough of his new exhibition, 26 Paintings by Ron Lambert, Sundays 2-4pm, Apr 23 & 30, 2017.
26 Paintings by Ron Lambert (T.O. Environs)
weekend show & sale 1-4pm Apr 28; 10am-5pm Apr 29 & 30
Heintzman House Art Show and Sale.
Everyone is invited to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday.
Step into colour with 37 outstanding Canadian artists; enjoy over 600 pieces of original art at this prestigious event, and pause for a snack in the tea room of the historic Heintzman House mansion.
For invitation to the opening evening reception, please contact us by email: hhartshow@hotmail.com ... more
Heintzman House Art Show and Sale.
Everyone is invited to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday.
Step into colour with 37 outstanding Canadian artists; enjoy over 600 pieces of original art at this prestigious event, and pause for a snack in the tea room of the historic Heintzman House mansion.
For invitation to the opening evening reception, please contact us by email: hhartshow@hotmail.com.
Annual Heintzman House Art Show & Sale (T.O. Environs)
final day of exhibition
Sikh Heritage Month Community Curated Exhibition. Showcasing the art of local Sikh artists ... more
Sikh Heritage Month Community Curated Exhibition. Showcasing the art of local Sikh artists.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (T.O. Environs)
two days only! (Apr 29 & 30)
Join us Fri 28 Apr, 2-4pm at the Varley Art Gallery for the announcement of a major Group of Seven donation from the Jack MacQuarrie Collection. The donated works will be on view Sat 29 Apr & Sun 30 Apr ... more
Join us Fri 28 Apr, 2-4pm at the Varley Art Gallery for the announcement of a major Group of Seven donation from the Jack MacQuarrie Collection. The donated works will be on view Sat 29 Apr & Sun 30 Apr.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (T.O. Environs)
final day of exhibitions
Carnegie Craft 2017, juried exhibition of Ontario fine craft artists.
Fluid, curatorial intern project highlighting work by Carnegie artists (The Barber Atrium) ... more
Carnegie Craft 2017, juried exhibition of Ontario fine craft artists.
Fluid, curatorial intern project highlighting work by Carnegie artists (The Barber Atrium).
Carnegie Gallery (Ontario South-West)
final day of exhibition
Myrtle Burton – featuring landscape oil paintings by artist and art instructor Myrtle Burton ... more
Myrtle Burton – featuring landscape oil paintings by artist and art instructor Myrtle Burton.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Ontario South-West)
final day of exhibition
25 x 25: Twenty-Five Years of Exhibition Announcements from Twenty-Five Indigenous Artists ... more
25 x 25: Twenty-Five Years of Exhibition Announcements from Twenty-Five Indigenous Artists. National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
final day of exhibition
For Time is the Longest Distance Between Two Places. Pictures for an Exhibition ... more
For Time is the Longest Distance Between Two Places. Pictures for an Exhibition.
Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal (Montreal & Environs)
art auction preview days in Vancouver Apr 29-May 2 (for May 24 live auction in Toronto)
Vancouver – Fine Canadian Art / Post-War & Contemporary Art –
Sat 29 Apr - Tues 2 May, 11am-6pm ... more
Vancouver Fine Canadian Art / Post-War & Contemporary Art
Sat 29 Apr - Tues 2 May, 11am-6pm.
Heffel Fine Art Auction House (Art Auctions / Trusts)
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.
Apr 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30: Play Café. Come make cookies, cakes and treats for Play Café! Children can sculpt and decorate their treats and then show off their baked goods. Role playing at the Play Café is encouraged! http://bit.ly/2oQIiQu ... 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!
Mar 5, 12, 19 & 26: Art Bingo. Come join in the fun and play bingo with your entire family! Kids can decorate their own bingo cards and there are prizes for everyone! Bingo games at 2pm & 3pm. Join us!
Apr 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30: Play Café. Come make cookies, cakes and treats for Play Café! Children can sculpt and decorate their treats and then show off their baked goods. Role playing at the Play Café is encouraged! http://bit.ly/2oQIiQu.
Art Gallery of Ontario, Weston Family Learning Centre (Community Courses)
drop-in clay studio
Play with Clay Family Program – a drop-in open clay studio experience designed for families, friends and couples! Over two Sundays, you make an object out of clay and paint it with our glazes. It gets fired in our kiln and then you pick up your colourful and unique object!
Sundays 1-2:15pm and 2:30-4pm, [....] Apr 30, May 14 & 28, Jun 11 (glazing only).
$10 per participant. Glazing included at subsequent session.
Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
Space is limited to 30 seats. First-come, first-served. No group reservations ... more
Play with Clay Family Program – a drop-in open clay studio experience designed for families, friends and couples! Over two Sundays, you make an object out of clay and paint it with our glazes. It gets fired in our kiln and then you pick up your colourful and unique object!
Sundays 1-2:15pm and 2:30-4pm, Feb 5 & 19, Mar 5, Apr 16 & 30, May 14 & 28, Jun 11 (glazing only).
$10 per participant. Glazing included at subsequent session.
Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
Space is limited to 30 seats. First-come, first-served. No group reservations.
Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery (CCGG) (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 PROGRAMS –

Sundays 1-3pm, Apr 30, May 28: 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. $2 suggested donation per participant ... more
FAMILY PROGRAMS –

Sundays 1-3pm, Jan 29, Feb 26, Mar 26, Apr 30, May 28: 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. $2 suggested donation per participant.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Community Courses)
family art activities
Family Fun Activities. Every Saturday & Sunday, 1-4:30pm. Guide your family through art projects at PAMA and inspire creativity! These are frop-in activities, and registration is not required. Apr: Make your own nature-inspired kite ... more
Family Fun Activities. Every Saturday & Sunday, 1-4:30pm. 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.
May: Design your own journal, inspired by Terry Fox.
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 ... 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)
deadline day
The Canadian Sesquicentennial Quilt – In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Canada, and as part of the inaugural Canadian Craft Biennial organized by the Art Gallery of Burlington and Craft Ontario, you are invited to submit a quilted square to be included in The Canadian Sesquicentennial Quilt. Participants are encouraged to share their ideas and memories about their region and of what it means to be Canadian. We are seeking submissions from all across Canada. Quilted squares can be 12 x 12 inches (30 x 30 cm) or 6 x 6 inches (15 x 15 cm). No other format will be accepted. The quilt will be exhibited as part of the Biennial. Deadline: April 30, 2017. More information at www.canadiancraftbiennial.ca ... more
The Canadian Sesquicentennial Quilt – In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Canada, and as part of the inaugural Canadian Craft Biennial organized by the Art Gallery of Burlington and Craft Ontario, you are invited to submit a quilted square to be included in The Canadian Sesquicentennial Quilt. Participants are encouraged to share their ideas and memories about their region and of what it means to be Canadian. We are seeking submissions from all across Canada. Quilted squares can be 12 x 12 inches (30 x 30 cm) or 6 x 6 inches (15 x 15 cm). No other format will be accepted. The quilt will be exhibited as part of the Biennial. Deadline: April 30, 2017. More information at www.canadiancraftbiennial.ca.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Calls for Artists)
deadline day
June 2017 is the Annual Urban Gallery Pride Show. We're looking for works by artists from the LGBTTIQQ2SA community. Open for submissions to April 30, 2017 ... more
June 2017 is the Annual Urban Gallery Pride Show. We're looking for works by artists from the LGBTTIQQ2SA community. Open for submissions to April 30, 2017.
Urban Gallery (Calls for Artists)
deadline day
July 2017 is the Urban Gallery Group Show: O Canada to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday! We're looking for Canadian artists to exhibit their artworks in July 2017. All media considered. Open for submissions to April 30, 2017 ... more
July 2017 is the Urban Gallery Group Show: O Canada to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday! We're looking for Canadian artists to exhibit their artworks in July 2017. All media considered. Open for submissions to April 30, 2017.
Urban Gallery (Calls for Artists)

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