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Sep 25-Oct 31, 2015 | reception & curator talk Fri 16 Oct, 5:30-7:30pm:
Material Experiments. Lance Belanger, Michael Belmore, Wally Dion, Maria Hupfield, Madeskimo a.k.a Geronimo Inutiq, Kevin McKenzie, Shirley Moorhouse, Jeneen Frei Njootli. Curated by Danielle Printup. Presented by A Space Gallery and ImagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival, in partnership with Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC). Co-presented by Aboriginal Curatorial Collective ... more
Material Experiments. Lance Belanger, Michael Belmore, Wally Dion, Maria Hupfield, Madeskimo a.k.a Geronimo Inutiq, Kevin McKenzie, Shirley Moorhouse, Jeneen Frei Njootli.
Curated by Danielle Printup.
Presented by A Space Gallery and ImagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival, in partnership with Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC). Co-presented by Aboriginal Curatorial Collective.
Innovation. Adaptation. Experimentation.
These concepts have been inherent in Indigenous worldviews since beyond memory or record. Indigenous cultures have been able to move through time and space with the adaptation of new materials encountered through land migration and colonization. These encounters presented Indigenous peoples with different ways of thinking and creating. The inspired experimentation resulted in advanced forms that portrayed the dynamic and ever-evolving cultures of Turtle Island (North America). Material Experiments explores these forms through selected works of art that are housed at the Aboriginal Art Centre (ACC) at Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada in Gatineau, Quebec. The artists presented in this exhibition have challenged themselves by utilizing new materials, techniques and processes. Through this experimentation these artists have created innovative and thought-provoking works that demonstrate that Indigenous art is not static, but evolves and continues to adapt with its people.
A Space Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
The Art Gallery of Ontario's holiday hours include shortened hours Dec 23 (10:30am-5pm), Dec 24 (10:30am-3pm), closure on Christmas Day, shortened hours Dec 26 (10:30am-4pm), regular hours Dec 27-30, shortened hours Dec 31 & Jan 1 (10:30am-4pm), open exceptionally on Mon, Jan 2 (10:30am-4pm), regular hours Jan 3-8 ... more
The Art Gallery of Ontario's holiday hours include shortened hours Dec 23 (10:30am-5pm), Dec 24 (10:30am-3pm), closure on Christmas Day, shortened hours Dec 26 (10:30am-4pm), regular hours Dec 27-30, shortened hours Dec 31 & Jan 1 (10:30am-4pm), open exceptionally on Mon, Jan 2 (10:30am-4pm), regular hours Jan 3-8.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Mon 7 Aug 2017:
The Art Gallery of Ontario is open Simcoe Day / Civic Holiday Monday, 10:30am-4pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Ontario is open Simcoe Day / Civic Holiday Monday, 10:30am-4pm.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Canada Day weekend 2017:
The Art Gallery of Ontario is open all Canada Day long weekend: Sat 1 Jul: 10:30am-4pm / Sun 2 Jul, 10:30am-5pm / Mon 3 Jul: 10:30am-4pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Ontario is open all Canada Day long weekend: Sat 1 Jul: 10:30am-4pm / Sun 2 Jul, 10:30am-5pm / Mon 3 Jul: 10:30am-4pm.
Enjoy a fun-filled, family-friendly Canada Day on Sat 1 Jul 2017. Visit the Dr. Mariano Elia Hands-On Centre and participate in Canadian-themed activities inspired by the book Canada ABC by Paul Covello. Plus, explore the Gallery and join in on a FREE tour.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 29, 2012 - Jan 3, 2016:
SHIFT: Highlights of Modernism from the AGO Collection ... more
SHIFT: Highlights of Modernism from the AGO Collection.
This exhibition features modern masterworks from 1909 until 1971... Living the seismic shifts that surrounded the, the artists in this exhibition experimented with unique ways of seeing and explored new ideas about the nature of materials and the nature of artmaking itself.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Easter weekend 2017:
The AGO is open all of Easter weekend – Fri 14 Apr, 10:30am-4pm; Sat & Sun, 15 & 16 Apr, 10:30am-5:30pm; and Mon 17 Apr, 10:30am-4pm ... more
The AGO is open all of Easter weekend – Fri 14 Apr, 10:30am-4pm; Sat & Sun, 15 & 16 Apr, 10:30am-5:30pm; and Mon 17 Apr, 10:30am-4pm.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Jan 29, 2014 - Oct 25, 2015:
Elevated: Contemporary Art in the AGO Tower ... more
Elevated: Contemporary Art in the AGO Tower.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Jan 14, 2014 - Oct 15, 2017:
Manasie Akpaliapik ... more
Manasie Akpaliapik.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 27, 2014 - Jun 4, 2017:
European Sculpture from the Collection of Murray Frum (1931-2013) ... more
European Sculpture from the Collection of Murray Frum (1931-2013).
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 27, 2014 - Jun 11, 2017:
In/visible Bodies: Baroque Sculpture and Modern Painting ... more
In/visible Bodies: Baroque Sculpture and Modern Painting.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Dec 20, 2014 - Jul 2, 2017:
Kids' Gallery. Pets and Me: Explore, Imagine, Create ... more
Kids' Gallery. Pets and Me: Explore, Imagine, Create.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Apr 25, 2015 - May 15, 2016:
Look Again: Colour Xerography Art Meets Technology at the AGO ... more
Look Again: Colour Xerography Art Meets Technology at the AGO.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
May 23-Nov 1, 2015:
Piet Mondrian: Before Abstraction ... more
Piet Mondrian: Before Abstraction.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Feb 21, 2015 - Nov 12, 2017:
Idea Lab: Research at the AGO Investigating the Works of Benjamin Cheverton ... more
Idea Lab: Research at the AGO Investigating the Works of Benjamin Cheverton.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Jul 8-Nov 15, 2015 | curator's talk Wed 8 Jul, 5:30pm in Baillie Court; public opening 6:30-8:30pm in Walker Court:
Camera Atomica. Guest curator: John O'Brian ... more
Camera Atomica. Guest curator: John O'Brian.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
May 23, 2015 - Feb 7, 2016:
Into the Woods: Two Icons Revisited Part I. This installation offers a rare opportunity to view Tom Thomson's two best-known works, The Jack Pine and The West Wind, with their oil-on-panel sketches ... more
Into the Woods: Two Icons Revisited Part I. This installation offers a rare opportunity to view Tom Thomson's two best-known works, The Jack Pine and The West Wind, with their oil-on-panel sketches.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 9, 2015 - Jan 3, 2016 | artists & curator talk 5:30pm; reception to follow (FREE tickets available from Aug 10) | voting begins 6pm | online voting begins Sep 15 | winner announced Dec 1:
Aimia | AGO Photography Prize Exhibition [...] www.AimiaAGOPhotographyPrize.com ... more
Aimia | AGO Photography Prize Exhibition.
The Aimia | AGO Photography Prize, Canada's most significant prize for photography presents its 2015 exhibition at the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO). Featuring over 35 works by this year's shortlisted artists – Dave Jordano, Annette Kelm, Owen Kydd and Hito Steyerl – the Aimia | AGO Photography Prize 2015 Exhibition is curated by lead juror Adelina Vlas, the AGO's associate curator of contemporary art. Highlights of this year's exhibition, which can also be viewed online at www.AimiaAGOPhotographyPrize.com, include the international debut of new works by Berlin-based Annette Kelm and Canadian Owen Kydd. Germany's Hito Steyerl presents her multi-media installation How not to be seen (2013). Detroit native Dave Jordano presents excerpts from his documentary photo series Detroit – Unbroken Down (2012).
Please note, the location of the artists & curator talk (SOLD OUT) on Wed 9 Sep, 5:30pm is the Anne Tanenbaum Gallery School, Art Gallery of Ontario. Following the talk, please join us in Walker Court for a public rception to celebrate the opening of the AIMIA | AGO Photography Prize Exhibition. FREE tickets available from Mon 10 Aug. Your FREE ticket will guarantee admission until 5:20pm. Unclaimed reservations after 5:20pm wil be released as rush seats to standby customers.
The long list included: Atfal Ahdath (Beirut, Lebanon), Scott Conarroe (b. Edmonton, Canada, based in Zurich, Switzerland), Barry Doupé (Vancouver, Canada), Shannon Ebner (b. New Jersey, USA, based in Los Angeles, USA), Rana Elnemr (b. Hanover, Germany, based in Cairo, Egypt), Nir Evron (Tel Aviv, Israel), Matt Goerzen (Saskatoon, Canada), Cemil Batur Gokçeer (Ankara, Turkey), Eric Guglielmi (Ivry-sur-Seine, France), Sasha Huber (b. Zurich, Switzerland, based in Helsinki, Finland), Sven John (Rügen Island, Germany), Dave Jordano (Detroit, USA), Annette Kelm (Berlin, Germany), Owen Kydd (Calgary, Canada), Tatiana Lecomte (Bordeaux, France), Lubri (Sofia, Bulgaria), Graeme Patterson (Saskatoon, Canada), Dawit L. Petros (b. Eritrea, based in New York, USA), Josephine Pryde (b. Alnwick, UK, based in London, UK and Berlin, Germany), Public Studio (Elle Flanders + Tamira Sawatzky) (Toronto, Canada), Xavier Ribas (b. Spain, based in London, UK, and Barcelona, Spain), Felipe Russo (São Paulo, Brazil), Khvay Samnang (b. Svay Rieng, Cambodia, ased in Phnom Penh, Cambodia), Zineb Sedira (b. France, based in London, UK), Celia Perrin Sidarous (Montreal, Canada), Hito Steyerl (Berlin, Germany), Sascha Weidner (Osnabrück, Germany).
www.aimiaagophotographyprize.com/.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 23, 2015 - Jan 10, 2016 | artist's talk Wed 23 Sep, 5:30pm in Jackman Hall; public opening 6:30-8:30pm in Walker Court:
Anne Collier. Curated by Michael Darling ... more
Anne Collier. Curated by Michael Darling.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Aug 29-Nov 29, 2015:
Liz Magor: Surrender ... more
Liz Magor: Surrender.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 12, 2015 - Apr 10, 2016:
The Decades Project: 1900-1909 [...]. Listen to Claude Debussy's 1905 work La mer (The Sea) while looking at Armand Guillaumin's 1907 painting of the Mediterranean ... more
The Decades Project: 1900-1909 is the first in a planned series of installations organized by the AGO and the Toronto Symphony Orchestra designed to bring together visual art and music to reveal how artists and musicians expressed both the optimism and skepticism of their time. This fall and winter visitors have the opportunity to listen to Claude Debussy's 1905 work La mer (The Sea) while looking at Armand Guillaumin's 1907 painting of the Mediterranean.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
AGO Tours – Artful Conversation (2nd Friday of the month at 1:30pm) – Jul 8: "Canadians Painting Canada" – Mary Henderson; Highlights Tours (daily); On the Dot Talks (daily); Feature Tours (daily); Multi-Sensory Tours (with 2-weeks' notice); ASL Interpreted Tours (with 2-weeks' notice); Art in the Moment Tours ... more
AGO Tours
Artful Conversation – 2nd Friday of the month at 1:30pm. Meet in Walker Court. Sep 11: "Rembrandt – Now and Then" – Jean Crawford. Oct 9: "First Nation" – Mary Henderson. Nov 13: "Portraiture" – Joan Heeler. Dec 11: "Innovations at the AGO" – Barbara Keilhauer. Jan 8: "David Milne" – Laurie Herd. Feb 12: "Bodies" – Anne Fleming. Mar 11: "Pop Art" – Sue Dime. Apr 8: "Ship Models" – Ken Peglar. May 6: "Myths and Legends at AGO" – Val Fairclough. Jun 10: "To see a world | in a grain of sand... (Blake): Tiny Treasures of the Thomson Collection" – Fran Bleviss. Jul 8: "Canadians Painting Canada" – Mary Henderson.
AGO Highlights Tours – 60-minute tour explores the art and architecture of the new AGO; daily on the hour: 11am, 12noon, 1pm, 3pm, and Wednesdays 7pm. Begins in Walker Court.
On the Dot Talks – 10-minute art chats! daily on the half-hour: 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, and Wednesdays 7:30pm. Look for "On the Dot" signs on the gallery floors.
Feature Tours – Join a Gallery Guide for an exploration of an AGO collection area or a particular subject. Daily at 2pm and Wednesdays at 7pm. Meet in Walker Court.
Multi-Sensory Tours – for visitors with vision loss. Tour topics vary month to month. Limited to 10 people; FREE with admission. Companions receive FREE entry. Participants must register in advance: 416 979 6660 x268 or email Melissa_Smith@ago.net.
ASL Interpreted Tours – for visitors who are deaf or have hearing loss and use American Sign Language. Tours last approximately one hour. FREE with admission. Companions receive FREE entry. Participants must register in advance: 416 979 6660 x268 or email Melissa_Smith@ago.net.
Art in the Moment Tours – developed in conjunction with Toronto Alzheimer Society. Individuals with Alzheimer's or dementia, and their companions receive FREE admission. Register by calling Toronto Alzheimer Society at 416 322 6560 or emailing contact@alzheimertoronto.org. Group tours require three-weeks' notice: Please call 416 979 6660 x268 or email Melissa_Smith@ago.net.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 19-Dec 6, 2015:
Metamorphosis: Human / Animal Transformations in Satirical Art ... more
Metamorphosis: Human / Animal Transformations in Satirical Art. This small, focused exhibition features the work of British and French caricaturists of the 1700s and 1800s. Organized by the Art Gallery of Ontario.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Mon 5 Sep 2016:
The Art Gallery of Ontario is open on Labour Day, 10:30am-4pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Ontario is open on Labour Day, 10:30am-4pm.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Mon 10 Oct 2016:
Art Gallery of Ontario is open Thanksgiving Day, 10:30am-4pm ... more
Art Gallery of Ontario is open Thanksgiving Day, 10:30am-4pm.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Mon 22 May 2017:
The Art Gallery of Ontario is open Victoria Day 10:30am-4pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Ontario is open Victoria Day 10:30am-4pm.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 30, 2017 - Jan 7, 2018 | Members advance tickets from Aug 28 | Tickets on sale to general public Sep 15 | Members' preview days Sep 27-29 | In-person book signing Wed 27 Sep, 5-7pm:
Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters. From the fantastic to the frightful, don't miss this rare glimpse into the world of renowned filmmaker Guillermo del Toro and his cabinet of curiosities. Taking inspiration from del Toro's extraordinary imagination, At Home with Monsters reveals his creative process through his personal collection of art, artefacts, books, props, and ephemera, all culled from Bleak House, del Toro's creative haven located in Los Angeles. The exhibition is accompanied by a fully illustrated catalogue published by Insight Editions. Organized by the AGO, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and Minneapolis Institute of Art ... more
Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters.
From the fantastic to the frightful, don't miss this rare glimpse into the world of renowned filmmaker Guillermo del Toro and his cabinet of curiosities. Taking inspiration from del Toro's extraordinary imagination, At Home with Monsters reveals his creative process through his personal collection of art, artefacts, books, props, and ephemera, all culled from Bleak House, del Toro's creative haven located in Los Angeles. The exhibition is accompanied by a fully illustrated catalogue published by Insight Editions. Organized by the AGO, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and Minneapolis Institute of Art.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
Opening Wed 6 Sep 2017, 6-9pm, with discussion 5:30pm:
Aimia | AGO Photography Prize Exhibition. Liz Johnson Artur, Raymond Boisjoly, Taisuke Koyama, Hank Willis Thomas ... more
Aimia | AGO Photography Prize Exhibition. Liz Johnson Artur, Raymond Boisjoly, Taisuke Koyama, Hank Willis Thomas.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
The AGO Art Rental & Sales offers the best in Canadian contemporary art on display in one place! Choose from a curated selection of the best artwork from over 40 of Toronto's top galleries and more than 50 independent artists.
Our expert staff and volunteers will guide you with a FREE consultation to ensure the artwork that you select suits your space and your style.
To book an appointment with AGO Art Rental & Sales, please contact us at 416 979 6660 x346 or art_rental@ago.net ... more
The AGO Art Rental & Sales offers the best in Canadian contemporary art on display in one place! Choose from a curated selection of the best artwork from over 40 of Toronto's top galleries and more than 50 independent artists.
Our expert staff and volunteers will guide you with a FREE consultation to ensure the artwork that you select suits your space and your style.
To book an appointment with AGO Art Rental & Sales, please contact us at 416 979 6660 x346 or art_rental@ago.net.
Art Gallery of Ontario | Art Rental + Sales Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Currently on view at FRANK social space, through AGO Art Rental + Sales and courtesy of Art Works Consulting: Sarah Letovsky – a series of paintings, a continuation from her first solo exhibition, GIRLS, GIRLS, GIRLS. Sarah Letovsky focuses on the expressive nature of paint to explore ideas of subjectivity, tension, and hidden thought and feeling. Letovsky uses the painting process to create a force of opposites; her brushstrokes are at once gestural and deliberate, spontaneous and confined, bringing the figure forward with an empathetic gaze and pushing it back into abstraction with explosive colour, flat space, and restrained texture ... more
Currently on view at FRANK social space, through AGO Art Rental + Sales and courtesy of Art Works Consulting: Sarah Letovsky – a series of paintings, a continuation from her first solo exhibition, GIRLS, GIRLS, GIRLS. Sarah Letovsky focuses on the expressive nature of paint to explore ideas of subjectivity, tension, and hidden thought and feeling. Letovsky uses the painting process to create a force of opposites; her brushstrokes are at once gestural and deliberate, spontaneous and confined, bringing the figure forward with an empathetic gaze and pushing it back into abstraction with explosive colour, flat space, and restrained texture.
Art Gallery of Ontario | Art Rental + Sales Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
16 Sep 2015 -- 30 Jun 2016 | opening Wed 16 Sep, 4-6pm:
at Jackman Humanities Institute, 170 St. George Street, 10th Floor, University of Toronto. FREE. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm: Talking Back, Otherwise. Curated by cheyanne turions. [...]. Featuring Marvin Luvualu Antonio, Valérie Blass, Bethany Collins, Jérôme Havre, Maryse Larivière, Jennifer Rose Sciarrino, Nicole Kelly Westman. Exhibition website: https://talkingbackotherwise.wordpress.com/ ... more
at Jackman Humanities Institute, 170 St. George Street, 10th Floor, University of Toronto. FREE. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm: Talking Back, Otherwise.
Curated by cheyanne turions.
Within the Jackman Humanities Institute's 2015-2016 research theme of Things that Matter, this exhibition proposes that one way that things can talk is by virtue of talking back, when they operate counter to our expectations of them, provoking our ire, desire, or surprise. By turns playful and serious, the works in Talking Back, Otherwise utilize this shifting perception of value to comment on the strictures of systems of classifications – poking holes, making fun, resisting. In the oscillation between one way of understanding and another, a critique of the normative world is made possible.
Featuring Marvin Luvualu Antonio, Valérie Blass, Bethany Collins, Jérôme Havre, Maryse Larivière, Jennifer Rose Sciarrino, Nicole Kelly Westman.
Exhibition website: https://talkingbackotherwise.wordpress.com/.
Art Museum at the University of Toronto (T.O. Downtown)
Tuesdays 3-4pm, 27 Sep, 25 Oct, 29 Nov:
Hart House Art Collection Tours. Meet at The Hub, Hart House ... more
Hart House Art Collection Tours. Meet at The Hub, Hart House.
Art Museum at the University of Toronto (T.O. Downtown)
Sat 1 Jul 2017:
Art Museum University of Toronto is open Canada Day ... more
Art Museum University of Toronto is open Canada Day.
Art Museum at the University of Toronto (T.O. Downtown)
Public openings and tours. Discover our designated historic building – 11am-4pm Oct 24, 25, 26, 31, and Nov 1, 2, 7, 8 & 9. Half-hour tours will be held at 12noon and 3:15pm each day. On view: NEXT! A Juried Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings ... more
Public openings and tours. Discover our designated historic building – 11am-4pm Oct 24, 25, 26, 31, and Nov 1, 2, 7, 8 & 9.
Half-hour tours will be held at 12noon and 3:15pm each day.
On view: NEXT! A Juried Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings.
The Arts and Letters Club of Toronto (T.O. Downtown)
FREE art demonstrations. 90-minute FREE art demonstrations in the Great Hall at 1:30pm every Saturday & Sunday during NEXT! A Juried Exhibition of Paintings and DrawingsNov 7: Andrew Sookrah (live model painting in oils). Nov 8: Doug Purdon (use of Liquin in oils) ... more
FREE art demonstrations. 90-minute FREE art demonstrations in the Great Hall at 1:30pm every Saturday & Sunday during NEXT! A Juried Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings
Oct 24: Pat Fairhead (watercolour painting).
Oct 25: Alan King (portrait painting in oils).
Oct 31: Andrew Benyei (live model sculpture).
Nov 1: Tina Newlove (abstract painting in acrylic).
Nov 7: Andrew Sookrah (live model painting in oils).
Nov 8: Doug Purdon (use of Liquin in oils).
The Arts and Letters Club of Toronto (T.O. Downtown)
Mondays 11am-3pm, Oct 26, Nov 2 & 9: In the Studio. Convener Wendy Boyd. FREE painting / drawing with clothed model ... more
Mondays 11am-3pm, Oct 26, Nov 2 & 9: In the Studio. Convener Wendy Boyd. FREE painting / drawing with clothed model.
The Arts and Letters Club of Toronto (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 3-25 | reception Sat 3 Oct:
Creatures of Memory | Juliana Neufeld. First Floor. Opening night Sat 3 Oct coincides with Scotiabank Nuit Blanche ... more
Creatures of Memory | Juliana Neufeld. First Floor. Opening night Sat 3 Oct coincides with Scotiabank Nuit Blanche.
Artscape Youngplace Hallway Galleries (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 3-Nov 8, 8am-9pm | closing reception Thur 5 Nov:
Emily DiCarlo: Between You and Me | In this globally collaborative exhibition organized by artist-curator Emily DiCarlo, a shared moment in time acts as a catalyst for connection and intimacy, despite physical and temporal distances. Third Floor ... more
Emily DiCarlo: Between You and Me | In this globally collaborative exhibition organized by artist-curator Emily DiCarlo, a shared moment in time acts as a catalyst for connection and intimacy, despite physical and temporal distances. Third Floor.
Artscape Youngplace Hallway Galleries (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 3-Nov 8, 8am-9pm:
HOURGLASS | Jay Broadbent. Second Floor ... more
HOURGLASS | Jay Broadbent. Second Floor.
Artscape Youngplace Hallway Galleries (T.O. Downtown)
Specialized in Inuit sculptures from Cape Dorset & Iqaluit, we always have over 500 to choose from – the largest selection of Inuit sculptures under $500. in downtown Toronto – great for corporate gifts! Contemporary and older pieces; young and famous artists; something for every budget. In addition, we carry West Coast art; original paintings by renowned Native artist Jane Ash Poitras; & original sketches by celebrated Canadian painter Clarence Alphonse Gagnon. Our Gallery also includes works by Nuna Parr, Davie Atchealak, Axangayu Shaa, Judas Ullulaq, and more. We ship worldwide. Over 30 years experience ... more
Specialized in Inuit sculptures from Cape Dorset & Iqaluit, we always have over 500 to choose from – the largest selection of Inuit sculptures under $500. in downtown Toronto – great for corporate gifts! Contemporary and older pieces; young and famous artists; something for every budget. In addition, we carry West Coast art; original paintings by renowned Native artist Jane Ash Poitras; & original sketches by celebrated Canadian painter Clarence Alphonse Gagnon. Our Gallery also includes works by Nuna Parr, Davie Atchealak, Axangayu Shaa, Judas Ullulaq, and more. We ship worldwide. Over 30 years experience.
Baffin Inuit Art Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 3-17, 2015 | opening reception Sat 3 Oct, 2-4pm, artist in attendance:
Robert Marchessault: Ambient Trees ... more
Robert Marchessault: Ambient Trees.
Bau-Xi Toronto is pleased to present Ambient Trees, a selection of new work by Robert Marchessault. The artist's new series references his extensive body of work and confirms his fascination with the tree as subject matter, a symbol that Marchessault describes as a "vessel" for meditative thought. Indeed, Marchessault's scenes are much more than nature studies; the trees we see are imagined, hybrid species, painted from the artist's memory, their surroundings equally constructed in to create each dreamlike composition. Ambient Trees re-inscribes a universal subject with contemporary relevance. Explorative painterly techniques combine with Marchessault's celebration of open space to create works that – while unmistakably of the artist's oeuvre – inspire a distinct sense of "presentness" in their evocations of the complex relationships between a thing and its space, life and environment, time and geography, mind and body.
Bau-Xi Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 3-17, 2015 | opening reception Sat 3 Oct, 2-4pm:
Katrin Korfmann: Count for Nothing & Ensembles Assembled ... more
Katrin Korfmann: Count for Nothing & Ensembles Assembled.
Bau-Xi Photo is hosting a solo exhibition of new works by Amsterdam-based photographer Katrin Korfmann. Korfmann's work is concerned with photographic concepts of framing, perspective, and the social dimensions of perception. The element of time is an important determinant in her work, made visible by presenting different sequential incidents that have been registered within a given period and location in a single spatial arrangement. Korfmann's intriguing large-format photographs can be characterized by a formal level of composition, structure and spatio-temporal experience, which culminate in a visual investigation of social constructions and behavior in public spaces.
Bau-Xi Photo (T.O. Downtown)
Featuring one of the largest collections of Canadian First Nations art in Toronto.
The Gallery showcases a must-see collection of original paintings, prints, hand carved masks, totem poles, and sculptures.
Artists: Daphne Odjig, Norval Morrisseau, Carl Ray, Alex Janvier, Haida artists from the Pacific West Coast.
Contemporary and historical Canadian art: Ted Harrison and more.
For over 22 years, Bay of Spirits Gallery has been adding value to our clients' expansive art collections. Explore and celebrate the history, creativity, and diversity of the First Peoples of Canada ... more
Featuring one of the largest collections of Canadian First Nations art in Toronto.
The Gallery showcases a must-see collection of original paintings, prints, hand carved masks, totem poles, and sculptures.
Artists: Daphne Odjig, Norval Morrisseau, Carl Ray, Alex Janvier, Haida artists from the Pacific West Coast.
Contemporary and historical Canadian art: Ted Harrison and more.
For over 22 years, Bay of Spirits Gallery has been adding value to our clients' expansive art collections. Explore and celebrate the history, creativity, and diversity of the First Peoples of Canada.
Bay of Spirits Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
The Beauchamp Family welcomes you to their art gallery in the heart of downtown Toronto's King Street East Design District. Our large, bright, contemporary gallery showcases a constantly evolving collection of original artworks in a variety of styles and mediums. As one of the 11 Beauchamp galleries spread throughout Canada, we're proud to show a vibrant selection of the best in Canadian art ... more
The Beauchamp Family welcomes you to their art gallery in the heart of downtown Toronto's King Street East Design District. Our large, bright, contemporary gallery showcases a constantly evolving collection of original artworks in a variety of styles and mediums. As one of the 11 Beauchamp galleries spread throughout Canada, we're proud to show a vibrant selection of the best in Canadian art.
Beauchamp Art Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
10 Sep -- 24 Oct | opening reception Thur 10 Sep, 6-8pm:
Mitch Robertson: Astronomy Degree ... more
Mitch Robertson: Astronomy Degree.
Birch Contemporary is delighted to present a solo exhibition by Toronto-based artist Mitch Robertson. Titled Astronomy Degree, the exhibition brings together new works based upon found astronomical diagrams and maps, including sculptures, drawings and a continuation of his hand-coloured silkscreen series Star Values.
Birch Contemporary (T.O. Downtown)
10 Sep -- 24 Oct | opening reception Thur 10 Sep, 6-8pm:
Ilona Szalay: Second Lesson ... more
Ilona Szalay: Second Lesson.
Szalay's oil paintings on glass trace a path through a world of conflict and power play, a place of rigid hierarchy and fierce competition. Using a spare, concise visual language, the work explores notions of vulnerability and beauty, dominance and submission, violence and control.
Birch Contemporary (T.O. Downtown)
Mar 2-Apr 23, 2016:
East Gallery – All at Once.
OCADU Sculpture / Installation Thesis Exhibition:
Deshaun Price: Waste Heat (Apr 13-23 | opening reception Thur 14 Apr, 6-8pm) ... more
East Gallery – All at Once. OCADU Sculpture / Installation Thesis Exhibitions:

Rouzbeh Akhbari: Spoliation.
(Mar 2-12 | opening reception Thur 3 Mar, 6-8pm).
Within the domain of architecture, "spolia" refers to the practice of repurposing ancient building stones for new construction or monuments. Similarly, in the field of forensics, "spoliation" refers to the destruction or material alteration of evidence, or the failure to preserve property for another's use as evidence, in pending or reasonably foreseeable litigation. This exhibition aims to bear witness and trace the declaration and demise of 29 shipping skids as vernacular institutional stabilizers for the Art Gallery of Ontario and the Bank of Nova Scotia.

Michelle Foran: Half a Grapefruit is a Full Circle.
(Mar 16-25 | opening reception Thur 17 Mar, 6-8pm).
Order, like all things, has an anti, which is the dismantling of itself through entropy, like shortcuts, desire lines and IKEA hacking. Using found materials such as industrial piping, plaster and plastics, Foran's work draws connections between the abstract and the factual. These seemingly mundane materials adopt new dispositions through a re-contextualization in the attempt at reversing the role of entropy. The separate pieces in this installation merge together to appear illogical but through their illogical representation become systematic. Half a Grapfruit is a Full Circle transforms found objects using vibrant colour and choreography that results in their new and heightened presence.

Adrian Cohen-Gallant: Inheriting Crisis.
(Mar 30-Apr 9 | opening reception Thur 31 Mar, 6-8pm).
Inheriting Crisis is a series of mechanical demonstrations constructed to investigate the crisis humanity inherits from generations of industrial expansion and resource extraction.

Deshaun Price: Waste Heat.
(Apr 13-23 | opening reception Thur 14 Apr, 6-8pm).
Birch Contemporary (T.O. Downtown)
Summer 2017:
The Brain Project is back!
100 new brains – 100 new artists – still one great cause.
In its inaugural year 2016, The Brain Project raised $13 million for Baycrest Health Sciences, a world leader in brain health and aging. We are thrilled to return this summer to some of downtown Toronto's most-visited locations, including the Distillery District, Union Station, Nathan Phillips Square at City Hall, and more. This year's roster of talent includes both emerging and well-established artists. View their work and vote for your favourite! The sculptures will be sold to sponsoring organizations or collectors. #noblankbrains ... more
The Brain Project is back!
100 new brains – 100 new artists – still one great cause.
In its inaugural year 2016, The Brain Project raised $13 million for Baycrest Health Sciences, a world leader in brain health and aging. We are thrilled to return this summer to some of downtown Toronto's most-visited locations, including the Distillery District, Union Station, Nathan Phillips Square at City Hall, and more. This year's roster of talent includes both emerging and well-established artists. View their work and vote for your favourite! The sculptures will be sold to sponsoring organizations or collectors. #noblankbrains.
The Brain Project (T.O. Downtown)
Jul 14-16, 2017:
Marilena Isacescu Carlea is a participating artist in Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition 2017, Ontario Society of Artists' Booths 37 & 38 in South Mews, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street West, Toronto. www.torontooutdoorart.org ... more
Marilena Isacescu Carlea is a participating artist in Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition 2017, Ontario Society of Artists' Booths 37 & 38 in South Mews, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street West, Toronto. www.torontooutdoorart.org.
Marilena Isacescu Carlea (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 3-28, 2015 | opening reception Sat 3 Oct, 2-6pm:
Matthew Carver: Night of the World ... more
Matthew Carver: Night of the World.
Christopher Cutts Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 2-Oct 18, 2015 | opening Wed 2 Sep, 6-8pm | artist talk Sat 19 Sep, 2-3pm:
Barbara Astman, I as artifact ... more
Barbara Astman, I as artifact . Photographs of arresting masks isolated on a black background. Bearing no specific markers revealing gender, race, or age, the features are intimated by the negative space. These monumental anonymous faces challenge us to consider the assortment of masks we wear every day to bridge the inner self to an outer reality.
Corkin Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 1-25 | meet the artist Sat 3 Oct, 2-4pm:
Chung-Im Kim: Living Geometry (West Gallery) ... more
Chung-Im Kim: Living Geometry (West Gallery).
David Kaye Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 1-25 | meet the artist Sat 3 Oct, 2-4pm:
Alexandra McCurdy: Crossing Material Boundaries (East Gallery) ... more
Alexandra McCurdy: Crossing Material Boundaries (East Gallery).
David Kaye Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 19-Oct 10, 2015:
Fifteen Years: Kinngait 2000-2015 ... more
Fifteen Years: Kinngait 2000-2015. The last fifteen years have seen a seismic shift in the Kinngait Studios. Sparked by the success of drawings by Annie Pootoogook and to the delight of a new audience of contemporary art collectors in the south, drawing came into its own. Artists who previously had made small works based on traditional subject matter began to experiment with different scale, media and imagery. Other artists who were never interested in drawing were drawn into the studios by this new sense of experimentation and freedom. This exhibition presents a survey of work from this critical 15-year period.
Feheley Fine Arts (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 9-Oct 14, 2015 | reception Thur 17 Sep, 5:30-7:30pm (RSVP: fcpevents@brookfield.com):
Land of Allure. Presented by Parts Gallery; curated by Kelly McCray. "These artists entice viewers into phenomenal worlds through seductive imagery that seizes the senses onto a path of fantastical immersion...." Melissa Doherty, Yangyang Pan, Douglas Walker ... more
Land of Allure. Presented by Parts Gallery; curated by Kelly McCray. "These artists entice viewers into phenomenal worlds through seductive imagery that seizes the senses onto a path of fantastical immersion. Melissa Doherty is known for her excruciatingly detailed paintings of trees, either from above or from within the bowels of the bark, and pulls viewers into the heart and soul of the bewitching world that comprises the sanctuary of the tree. Yangyang Pan's intense mash-up collision of textural colours pulls viewers into her world of germinating abstraction only to push our anxieties to outer limits of bliss and utter serenity. Douglas Walker lures viewers into his fantastical layers of wonder through his monochromatic paintings of otherworldly imagery that includes architecture, numerical text and astonishing unexplored lands." Kelly McCray will be in attendance and available for discussion on Wednesdays & Thursdays, 11:30am-2:30pm.
First Canadian Place Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Now also showing works of George Brown College student artists; in association with George Brown College School of Continuing Education ... more
Now also showing works of George Brown College student artists; in association with George Brown College School of Continuing Education.
Gallery 260 (T.O. Downtown)
Works by Paul Lipman Andre, Sir Frederick Grant Banting, John William Beatty, Ginette Beaulieu, Christian Bergeron, Cynthia Blair, Daniel Bombardier, Patricia Bourque, Serge Brunoni, Ralph Wallace Burton, Hélène Caron, A. J. Casson, Marie Claire, Bruno Côté, Toller Cranston, Maurice Cullen, Jean-Guy Desrosiers, Lloyd Fitzgerald, Clarence A. Gagnon, Vladimir E. Gebauer, Rogue Goat, Bradley Goff, Frederick Stanley Haines, Lawren Harris, Peter Harris, A. Y. Jackson, Franz Johnston, John Joy, John Kasyn, Michael Khoury, P. Kinger, Jason Kronenwald, Gilles Labranche, Claude Langevin, Clément Lemieux, Yvon Lemieux, Arthur Lismer, Frederick Loveroff, Helen Lucas, J. E. H. MacDonald, Henri Masson, Mario Mauro, David Mazal, Natasha Miller, David Milne, Joanne Mitchell, William E. Morris, Norval Morrisseau, Rita Mount, Jean E. Nerfin, Lawrence Nickle, Joseph Norris, Jean Ouisius, Lawrence A. C. Panton, Sophie Paquet, Pauline Paquin, Randolph T. Parker, Gilles Pelletier, Gordon E. Pfeiffer, Robert Wakeham Pilot, Goodridge Roberts, Thomas Keith Roberts, Paul Rodrick, William Ronald, Yuri Rudney, Daniel St-Amant, Allen Sapp, Peter C. Sheppard, Henry Simpkins, Ron Simpkins, Eldon Spence, Victor Stampatori, Tom Stone, Armand Tatossian, Frederick Bourchier Taylor, David Thauberger, D. Thompson, André Turenne, Homer Ransford Watson, A. B. White, Alicia Wishart, K. Woodman, David Wright ... more
Works by Paul Lipman Andre, Sir Frederick Grant Banting, John William Beatty, Ginette Beaulieu, Christian Bergeron, Cynthia Blair, Daniel Bombardier, Patricia Bourque, Serge Brunoni, Ralph Wallace Burton, Hélène Caron, A. J. Casson, Marie Claire, Bruno Côté, Toller Cranston, Maurice Cullen, Jean-Guy Desrosiers, Lloyd Fitzgerald, Clarence A. Gagnon, Vladimir E. Gebauer, Rogue Goat, Bradley Goff, Frederick Stanley Haines, Lawren Harris, Peter Harris, A. Y. Jackson, Franz Johnston, John Joy, John Kasyn, Michael Khoury, P. Kinger, Jason Kronenwald, Gilles Labranche, Claude Langevin, Clément Lemieux, Yvon Lemieux, Arthur Lismer, Frederick Loveroff, Helen Lucas, J. E. H. MacDonald, Henri Masson, Mario Mauro, David Mazal, Natasha Miller, David Milne, Joanne Mitchell, William E. Morris, Norval Morrisseau, Rita Mount, Jean E. Nerfin, Lawrence Nickle, Joseph Norris, Jean Ouisius, Lawrence A. C. Panton, Sophie Paquet, Pauline Paquin, Randolph T. Parker, Gilles Pelletier, Gordon E. Pfeiffer, Robert Wakeham Pilot, Goodridge Roberts, Thomas Keith Roberts, Paul Rodrick, William Ronald, Yuri Rudney, Daniel St-Amant, Allen Sapp, Peter C. Sheppard, Henry Simpkins, Ron Simpkins, Eldon Spence, Victor Stampatori, Tom Stone, Armand Tatossian, Frederick Bourchier Taylor, David Thauberger, D. Thompson, André Turenne, Homer Ransford Watson, A. B. White, Alicia Wishart, K. Woodman, David Wright...
Gallery 260 (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 10-Nov 28, 2015:
Exhibition / Wenders in the Cities: Exclusive Material from the Wim Wenders Archive. Accompanying its 6-part city film retrospective, the Goethe-Institut presents a selection of photos, posters and other exclusive material from the Wim Wenders Archives to illustrate and illuminate Wenders' broad international practice ... more
Exhibition / Wenders in the Cities: Exclusive Material from the Wim Wenders Archive. Accompanying its 6-part city film retrospective, the Goethe-Institut presents a selection of photos, posters and other exclusive material from the Wim Wenders Archives to illustrate and illuminate Wenders' broad international practice.
Goethe-Institut (T.O. Downtown)
Hyedie Hashimoto (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 3-31, 2015 | opening Sat 3 Oct, 2-5pm, artist in attendance:
Tony Urquhart: Intimate Worlds. Celebrating 80 Years: Imaginary Landscapes and Box Sculptures. This exhibition is a fascinating journey into the imagination and worlds of Tony Urquhart through his interactive mixed media sculptures and imaginary landscape paintings ... more
Tony Urquhart: Intimate Worlds. Celebrating 80 Years: Imaginary Landscapes and Box Sculptures. This exhibition is a fascinating journey into the imagination and worlds of Tony Urquhart through his interactive mixed media sculptures and imaginary landscape paintings. Tony Urquhart: Intimate Worlds is an exhibition that celebrates Tony's 80 years of life and work as a highly creative and important senior Canadian artist. Come explore Urquhart's fantastic box sculptures and mysterious landscape paintings that border between fiction and reality.
James Rottman Fine Art (T.O. Downtown)
Aug 22-Sep 15, 2017 | reception Thur 24 Aug, 6-8pm:
Our Canada. The Sculptors Society of Canada celebrates Canada's 150th with diverse personal narrations inspired by Canada's bountiful history. Featuring works by: Adrienne Alison, Gordon Becker, Andy Berg, Yeon-Tak Chang, John Clinton, Brett Davis, Art DiLella, Iain Downie, Eamon, Mary Ellen Farrow, Barbara Fletcher, Fred Hummel, Judy Raymer Ivkoff, Saulius Jaskus, Maryon Kantaroff, Marlene Kawalez, Janine Lindgren, J. Mac, Richard McNeill, Andrew Pawlowski, Peter Alexander Por, Octavia Proca, Desmond Scott, Peter Shoebridge, Jonathan Edwin Simpson, Irene Sirko, Tyzo Toccalino, Dina Torrans, Angela Verlaeckt-Clark, Peter Wirün, Judi Michelle Young, Daniel Yu. www.cansculpt.org ... more
Our Canada. The Sculptors Society of Canada celebrates Canada's 150th: diverse personal narrations inspired by Canada's bountiful history. Featuring works by: Adrienne Alison, Gordon Becker, Andy Berg, Yeon-Tak Chang, John Clinton, Brett Davis, Art DiLella, Iain Downie, Eamon, Mary Ellen Farrow, Barbara Fletcher, Fred Hummel, Judy Raymer Ivkoff, Saulius Jaskus, Maryon Kantaroff, Marlene Kawalez, Janine Lindgren, J. Mac, Richard McNeill, Andrew Pawlowski, Peter Alexander Por, Octavia Proca, Desmond Scott, Peter Shoebridge, Jonathan Edwin Simpson, Irene Sirko, Tyzo Toccalino, Dina Torrans, Angela Verlaeckt-Clark, Peter Wirün, Judi Michelle Young, Daniel Yu. www.cansculpt.org.
John B. Aird Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 2-Oct 11 | opening reception Wed 9 Sep, 6-9pm, artist in attendance:
Shai Kremer Connecting Narratives ... more
Shai Kremer Connecting Narratives.
Through the exploration of the symbolic Green Line set up between Israel and Palestine after an agreement with their neighbouring Arab countries in 1949, these photographs address the hardening of the social frontiers and their impact, research past and present mappings, and encourage viewers to dare to imagine a resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Julie M. Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
25 Jun -- 10 Oct 2015 | opening reception Wed 24 Jun, 6-8pm:
The Flesh of The World. A co-presentation of the Doris McCarthy Gallery, the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, and the University of Toronto Art Centre. Curated by Amanda Cachia. The artists presented at the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery / University of Toronto Art Centre explore the psychological and experiential dimensions of physical performance. [...] Featuring work by: Mowry Baden, Raphaëlle de Groot, Helen Dowling, Lindsay Fisher, Erin Gee, Ann Hamilton, Wendy Jacob, Martin Kersels, Noëmi Lakmaier, Tim Lee, Bruce Nauman, Catherine Richards, Stelarc, Aaron Williamson, Alexa Wright, and Artur Zmijewski. The artists presented at the Doris McCarthy Gallery examine the role of prosthetic apparatuses and how they may be substitutes or even augmentations of and for corporeal experience. [...] Featuring work by: Katherine Araniello, Ingrid Bachmann, Mowry Baden, Louise Bourgeois, Lisa Bufano and Jason Tschantré, Arseli Dokumaci, Sara Hendren, Darrin Martin, Carmen Papalia ... more
The Flesh of The World.
A co-presentation of the Doris McCarthy Gallery, the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, and the University of Toronto Art Centre.
Guest-curated by Amanda Cachia.
The artists presented at the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery / University of Toronto Art Centre explore the psychological and experiential dimensions of physical performance. [...] Featuring work by: Mowry Baden, Raphaëlle de Groot, Helen Dowling, Lindsay Fisher, Erin Gee, Ann Hamilton, Wendy Jacob, Martin Kersels, Noëmi Lakmaier, Tim Lee, Bruce Nauman, Catherine Richards, Stelarc, Aaron Williamson, Alexa Wright, and Artur Zmijewski.
The artists presented at the Doris McCarthy Gallery examine the role of prosthetic apparatuses and how they may be substitutes or even augmentations of and for corporeal experience. [...] Featuring work by: Katherine Araniello, Ingrid Bachmann, Mowry Baden, Louise Bourgeois, Lisa Bufano and Jason Tschantré, Arseli Dokumaci, Sara Hendren, Darrin Martin, Carmen Papalia.
Opening night Wed 24 Jun includes performances by artists Raphaëlle de Groot, Wendy Jacob and Catherine Richards.
Justina M. Barnicke Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 17-Nov 29, 2015 | Fall opening reception Thur 17 Sep, 6-9pm:
Isabel Rocamora: Troubled Histories, Ecstatic Solitudes. Curator: Mona Filip ... more
Isabel Rocamora: Troubled Histories, Ecstatic Solitudes.
Curator: Mona Filip.
Koffler Gallery presents the first solo show in Canada of British-Spanish artist filmmaker Isabel Rocamora. Her large-scale video installations consider the performative language of human gesture and its relationship to individual and cultural identity. Troubled Histories, Ecstatic Solitudes includes recent and new films that examine issues of authority, faith, exile, territorial attachment and the intimacy of violence.

Set in the historically charged landscape of the Normandy beaches, Body of War (2010) reflects on the transformation of man into soldier. Punctuated by testimonies of retired and serving soldiers, the film deconstructs, through its rigorous mise-en-scène, the visceral act of hand-to-hand combat – inviting the viewer to engage in the relationship between human intimacy and the brutality of war.

Portrait in Time and Gesture (2005) poetically examines the transformation of the self's core over the course of an individual's history. Referencing photography, which traditionally claims to offer a genuine representation of identity, Portrait looks at moments of inconsistency and oscillations over time, describing a body that is at once separating and re-uniting with itself, betraying feelings of self-multiplication and revealing gaps in self-perception.

Across two enveloping projections and positioned between the fictive and the testimonial, Horizon of Exile (2007) stages female identity at the centre of a poignant meditation on the underlying cultural causes of displacement. Set in vast desertscapes and guided by individual narratives from the Middle East, the film reflects on the condition of women within authoritative societies, employing testimonies and choreographed bodies to consider issues of self-image, belonging and effacement.

Premiering in this exhibition, Rocamora's latest work, Faith (2015), contemplates the conflict between the three dominant religions in Jerusalem, seeking a common ground in the gesture of prayer and its essential humanity. The three-channel film juxtaposes three men – one Orthodox Jewish, one Greek Orthodox Christian and one Sunni Muslim – praying in time and place synchronism. The Judean Desert serves as setting for the intimacy of worship, referencing both the Biblical holy land that nourishes all three religions and a liminal landscape positioned as possible threshold towards a space of communion. Revealing a meaningful similarity of inner state and gestural intention, the film communicates a hope for transcending not only this worldly existence but also our divisive political and territorial debates.
Koffler Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Fri 1 Jul:
loop gallery is open Canada Day, 12noon-5pm ... more
loop gallery is open Canada Day, 12noon-5pm.
Loop Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 9-Oct 24:
Paper Trail – Contemporaries and their Influencers. Featuring works on paper by Allison & Cam, Sybil Andrews, David Blackwood, Richard Calver, Marcel Dzama, Simon Hughes, Meghan Hildebrand, Rita Letendre, Brandy Masch, Rita Letendre, Annyen Lam, Sarah Gee Miller, and Andrew Valko ... more
Paper Trail Contemporaries and their Influencers. Featuring works on paper by Allison & Cam, Sybil Andrews, David Blackwood, Richard Calver, Marcel Dzama, Simon Hughes, Meghan Hildebrand, Rita Letendre, Brandy Masch, Rita Letendre, Annyen Lam, Sarah Gee Miller, and Andrew Valko.
Mayberry Fine Art (T.O. Downtown)
12 Sep -- 31 Oct 2015 | reception Sat 12 Sep, 5pm:
Abbas Akhavan: Variations on a Garden ... more
Abbas Akhavan: Variations on a Garden.
Mercer Union (T.O. Downtown)
12 Sep 2015 -- 15 Jan 2016 | reception Sat 12 Sep, 5pm:
SPACE. Olivia Plender. [...] SPACE is a series of commissioned works for the billboard space on the side of Mercer Union, at the corner of St. Clarens Avenue and Bloor Street West ... more
SPACE. Olivia Plender. The fourth artist to create a commissioned work for SPACE is Olivia Plender, whose research-based practice interrogates the ideological framework around the narration of history and, more recently, changing attitudes to education and value. SPACE is a series of commissioned works for the billboard space on the side of Mercer Union, at the corner of St. Clarens Avenue and Bloor Street West.
Mercer Union (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 3-Nov 7, 2015 | opening Sat 3 Oct, 2-5pm:
Ken Nicol ... and it's ending one minute at a time ... more
Ken Nicol ... and it's ending one minute at a time.
Olga Korper Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Mon 7 Aug 2017:
The Power Plant is open Civic Holiday Monday, 10am-5pm ... more
The Power Plant is open Civic Holiday Monday, 10am-5pm.
The Power Plant (T.O. Downtown)
Canada Day weekend:
The Power Plant is open all Canada Day weekend, Jul 1-3, 2017 ... more
The Power Plant is open all Canada Day weekend, Jul 1-3, 2017.
The Power Plant (T.O. Downtown)
Mon 20 Feb 2017:
The Power Plant is open Family Day, 10am-5pm. Pick up a copy of the Family Guide and explore our exhibitions with kid-friendly activities ... more
The Power Plant is open Family Day, 10am-5pm. Pick up a copy of the Family Guide and explore our exhibitions with kid-friendly activities.
The Power Plant (T.O. Downtown)
Mon 5 Sep 2016:
The Power Plant is open Labour Day, 10am-6pm ... more
The Power Plant is open Labour Day, 10am-6pm.
The Power Plant (T.O. Downtown)
26 Sep 2015 -- 3 Jan 2016 | opening with a FREE party Fri 25 Sep, 8-11pm (cash bar available all evening):
Dora García, I SEE WORDS, I HEAR VOICES. | Carlos Amorales, Black Cloud. | Mark Lewis, Invention ... more
Dora García, I SEE WORDS, I HEAR VOICES. While engaging with a wide range of international authors and theorists interested in the marginal, García's installation also takes up the topic of exile and artistic experience, and includes performance, film and archives.
Carlos Amorales, Black Cloud. A stunning yet terrifying installation of 30,000 paper moths, Black Cloud blurs the boundaries between beauty and awe, calm and calamity, nature and industry.
Mark Lewis, Invention. Centred on three new works shot in Toronto, Invention uses the city's architectural features as a template for an imaginary world, one where society exists on the break of moving-image technology, and seeks to engage with the ways cinema has revolutionized contemporary life.
The Power Plant (T.O. Downtown)
The Power Plant's holiday schedule includes shortened hours Dec 24 & 31 (10am-3pm); open Mon, Jan 2 (10am-5pm); closed Dec 25, 26 & Jan 1 ... more
The Power Plant's holiday schedule includes shortened hours Dec 24 & 31 (10am-3pm); open Mon, Jan 2 (10am-5pm); closed Dec 25, 26 & Jan 1.
The Power Plant (T.O. Downtown)
Thursdays:
The Power Plant stays open late on Thursdays, until 8pm. Exhibitions on view: Maria Hupfield: The One Who Keeps on Giving | Jonathas de Andrade: On Fishes, Horses and Man | Kapwani Kiwanga: A wall is just a wall | Latifa Echakhch: Cross Fade ... more
The Power Plant stays open late on Thursdays, until 8pm. Exhibitions on view: Maria Hupfield: The One Who Keeps on Giving | Jonathas de Andrade: On Fishes, Horses and Man | Kapwani Kiwanga: A wall is just a wall | Latifa Echakhch: Cross Fade.
The Power Plant (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 7-11 | opening Thur 8 Oct, 7-10pm:
Heather Gentleman: Cuban Missile Crisis. South Gallery. The Cuban Missile Crisis, was a confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union over Soviet ballistic missiles deployed in Cuba. Lasting from October 14th to 28th, 1962, it was the closest the Cold War came to escalating into a full-scale nuclear war. She was born during the Cuban Missile Crisis. This is her story ... more
Heather Gentleman: Cuban Missile Crisis. South Gallery.
The Cuban Missile Crisis, was a confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union over Soviet ballistic missiles deployed in Cuba. Lasting from October 14th to 28th, 1962, it was the closest the Cold War came to escalating into a full-scale nuclear war. She was born during the Cuban Missile Crisis. This is her story.
Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 7-11 | opening Thur 8 Oct, 7-10pm:
Gwen Tooth & Shannon Moynagh: Drawings. North Gallery. Gwen Tooth's large bold drawings are based on abstracted oval shapes with disguised profiles of faces inserted within each shape. These are executed in graphite and in gouache. Shannon Moynagh's figurative drawings include large and smaller works and are inspired by personal sketches done over the years ... more
Gwen Tooth & Shannon Moynagh: Drawings. North Gallery.
Gwen Tooth's large bold drawings are based on abstracted oval shapes with disguised profiles of faces inserted within each shape. These are executed in graphite and in gouache. Shannon Moynagh's figurative drawings include large and smaller works and are inspired by personal sketches done over the years.
Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 10-Oct 29, 2015 | opening reception Thur 10 Sep, 4-8pm:
Wonder. Lula Motra. Drawing, painting, embroidery, installation ... more
Wonder. Lula Motra. Drawing, painting, embroidery, installation.
Robert Kananaj Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Mar 29, 2014 - Nov 22, 2015:
Around 1914: Design in a New Age ... more
Around 1914: Design in a New Age. European Galleries, Level 3.
Royal Ontario Museum (T.O. Downtown)
May 2-Oct 18, 2015:
Generations: Annu Palakunnathu Matthew. Level 3. A Primary Exhibition of the 2015 Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival ... more
Generations: Annu Palakunnathu Matthew. Level 3. A Primary Exhibition of the 2015 Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival.
Royal Ontario Museum (T.O. Downtown)
May 9, 2015 - May 23, 2016:
¡Viva México! Clothing and Culture ... more
¡Viva México! Clothing and Culture. Level 4.
Royal Ontario Museum (T.O. Downtown)
Jan 31-Nov 1, 2015:
Karin Jones: Worn: Shaping Black Feminine Identity ... more
Karin Jones: Worn: Shaping Black Feminine Identity. Sigmund Samuel Gallery of Canada, Level 1.
Royal Ontario Museum (T.O. Downtown)
Jun 13, 2015 - Jan 3, 2016:
Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano ... more
Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano.
Royal Ontario Museum (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 5, 2015 - Sep 5, 2016:
Made in China: Cultural Encounters Through Export Art ... more
Made in China: Cultural Encounters Through Export Art. Herman Herzog Levy Gallery, Level 1.
Royal Ontario Museum (T.O. Downtown)
Spring exhibitions opening party & CONTACT Festival launch party Fri 28 Apr, 7-11pm ongoing:
Spotlight Canada: Faces That Shaped a Nation. North and west façades of Ryerson Image Centre.
On the occasion of Canada's sesquicentennial, the RIC honours the country's culture with this photographic mural highlighting key figures who helped establish our national identity through their endeavours and resilience. These 14 portraits, arrayed across the RIC's west and north façades, mark the arrival of a new promised gift to Ryerson University – nearly 25,000 photographs of Canadian personalities and events from the 20th century, preserved in The New York Times Photo Archive. Acquired by real estate entrepreneur Chris Bratty and donated as an act of cultural repatriation, the Rudolph P. Bratty Family Collection further establishes the RIC as an important destination for the study of press photography.
This historical panorama (including images of Margaret Atwood, John Candy, Leonard Cohen, Viola Desmond, Chief Dan George, Wayne Gretzky, Yousuf Karsh, k. d. lang, Marshall McLuhan, Oscar Peterson, Mary Pickford, Buffy Sainte-Marie, David Suzuki, and Pierre Elliott Trudeau) symbolizes the diverse generations who have exemplified Canadian achievement. When the RIC first opened in September 2012, the building's façade depicted important North American and European cultural icons. These portraits were drawn from the Black Star Collection of photojournalism, which, despite its rich representation of 20th-century history, includes few images of Canada. The recent arrival of these Canadian photographs from The New York Times Photo Archive provides an ideal opportunity to exchange the first mural for a new one – a glass vista that celebrates the primacy and eminence of our nation's own history and culture. Curated by the Ryerson Image Centre, designed by Kelsey Blackwell and presented in partnership with the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival and Ryerson University ... more
Spotlight Canada: Faces That Shaped a Nation. North and west façades of Ryerson Image Centre.
On the occasion of Canada's sesquicentennial, the RIC honours the country's culture with this photographic mural highlighting key figures who helped establish our national identity through their endeavours and resilience. These 14 portraits, arrayed across the RIC's west and north façades, mark the arrival of a new promised gift to Ryerson University – nearly 25,000 photographs of Canadian personalities and events from the 20th century, preserved in The New York Times Photo Archive. Acquired by real estate entrepreneur Chris Bratty and donated as an act of cultural repatriation, the Rudolph P. Bratty Family Collection further establishes the RIC as an important destination for the study of press photography.
This historical panorama (including images of Margaret Atwood, John Candy, Leonard Cohen, Viola Desmond, Chief Dan George, Wayne Gretzky, Yousuf Karsh, k. d. lang, Marshall McLuhan, Oscar Peterson, Mary Pickford, Buffy Sainte-Marie, David Suzuki, and Pierre Elliott Trudeau) symbolizes the diverse generations who have exemplified Canadian achievement. When the RIC first opened in September 2012, the building's façade depicted important North American and European cultural icons. These portraits were drawn from the Black Star Collection of photojournalism, which, despite its rich representation of 20th-century history, includes few images of Canada. The recent arrival of these Canadian photographs from The New York Times Photo Archive provides an ideal opportunity to exchange the first mural for a new one – a glass vista that celebrates the primacy and eminence of our nation's own history and culture. Curated by the Ryerson Image Centre, designed by Kelsey Blackwell and presented in partnership with the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival and Ryerson University.
Ryerson Image Centre (T.O. Downtown)
Wednesdays open late:
Ryerson Image Centre is open late every Wednesday, until 8pm, and admission is always FREE! ... more
Ryerson Image Centre is open late every Wednesday, until 8pm, and admission is always FREE!
Ryerson Image Centre (T.O. Downtown)
Sat 1 Jul 2017:
Ryerson Image Centre is open Canada Day, 12noon-5pm ... more
Ryerson Image Centre is open Canada Day, 12noon-5pm.
Ryerson Image Centre (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 13-Dec 10, 2017 | Fall exhibitions opening party Wed 13 Sep, 6-8pm:
The Faraway Nearby: Photographs of Canada from The New York Times Photo Archive. Curators: Gerald McMaster and Denise Birkhofer. Featuring photographs of Canadian subject matter from The New York Times Photo Archive, The Faraway Nearby examines a century of Canada's history and its representation in the leading American "newspaper of record." Taking an expansive view of the many stories that have shaped our national experience, the exhibition highlights images of major political events and conflicts, iconic landscapes across the nation, sports heroes, candid reportage on the lives of diverse communities, and portraits of notable Canadians. The exhibition draws from nearly 25,000 photographs preserved in The New York Times Photo Archive, known henceforth as The Rudolph P. Bratty Family Collection. This extraordinary new promised gift, made by Toronto entrepreneur Chris Bratty in honour of Canada 150, joins the renowned Black Star Collection to further establish the Ryerson Image Centre as a key international resource for the study of press photography. The Faraway Nearby is accompanied by a heavily-illustrated book, to be distributed worldwide by Black Dog Publishing. Texts by an international team of authors explore how Canada's visual identity in the 20th century was constructed – from within and without – through the dissemination of images in this influential media outlet ... more
The Faraway Nearby: Photographs of Canada from The New York Times Photo Archive.
Curators: Gerald McMaster and Denise Birkhofer.
Featuring photographs of Canadian subject matter from The New York Times Photo Archive, The Faraway Nearby examines a century of Canada's history and its representation in the leading American "newspaper of record." Taking an expansive view of the many stories that have shaped our national experience, the exhibition highlights images of major political events and conflicts, iconic landscapes across the nation, sports heroes, candid reportage on the lives of diverse communities, and portraits of notable Canadians. The exhibition draws from nearly 25,000 photographs preserved in The New York Times Photo Archive, known henceforth as The Rudolph P. Bratty Family Collection. This extraordinary new promised gift, made by Toronto entrepreneur Chris Bratty in honour of Canada 150, joins the renowned Black Star Collection to further establish the Ryerson Image Centre as a key international resource for the study of press photography.
The Faraway Nearby is accompanied by a heavily-illustrated book, to be distributed worldwide by Black Dog Publishing. Texts by an international team of authors explore how Canada's visual identity in the 20th century was constructed – from within and without – through the dissemination of images in this influential media outlet.
Ryerson Image Centre (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 13-Dec 10, 2017 | Fall exhibitions opening party Wed 13 Sep, 6-8pm:
The Notman Studio 1858-1915. Guest curator: Emily McKibbon. This exhibition surveys the diverse production of celebrated photographer William Notman's bustling enterprise, from studio portraiture, to topographical landscapes, to genre scenes of prototypically “Canadian” pastimes. Emigrating from Scotland, Notman opened his first photography studio in Montreal in 1856 and found quick success. Expanding his business to various satellite locations, Notman employed and trained generations of photographers, studio assistants and retouchers. Together they presented a vision of Canada as energetic, young, sublimely beautiful, and deeply wintry, capturing the public's imagination in the years preceding and following Confederation ... more
The Notman Studio 1858-1915.
Guest curator: Emily McKibbon.
This exhibition surveys the diverse production of celebrated photographer William Notman's bustling enterprise, from studio portraiture, to topographical landscapes, to genre scenes of prototypically “Canadian” pastimes. Emigrating from Scotland, Notman opened his first photography studio in Montreal in 1856 and found quick success. Expanding his business to various satellite locations, Notman employed and trained generations of photographers, studio assistants and retouchers. Together they presented a vision of Canada as energetic, young, sublimely beautiful, and deeply wintry, capturing the public's imagination in the years preceding and following Confederation.
Ryerson Image Centre (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 13-Dec 10, 2017 | Fall exhibitions opening party Wed 13 Sep, 6-8pm:
Zacharias Kunuk: Dog Team. Guest curator: Jesse Wente. Salah J. Bachir New Media Wall. In nearly thirty-five years of video making, Inuk director and producer Zacharias Kunuk has used art to combat the encroachment of colonialism, chronicling his culture's history while reviving and maintaining many aspects of its customs in the production of his works. In Dog Team, a new commission for the RIC's Salah J. Bachir New Media Wall, Kunuk captures a traditional way of being from a distinctly contemporary perspective – offering a unique vantage point of perseverance and resistance ... more
Zacharias Kunuk: Dog Team.
Guest curator: Jesse Wente.
Salah J. Bachir New Media Wall.
In nearly thirty-five years of video making, Inuk director and producer Zacharias Kunuk has used art to combat the encroachment of colonialism, chronicling his culture's history while reviving and maintaining many aspects of its customs in the production of his works. In Dog Team, a new commission for the RIC's Salah J. Bachir New Media Wall, Kunuk captures a traditional way of being from a distinctly contemporary perspective – offering a unique vantage point of perseverance and resistance.
Ryerson Image Centre (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 25-Dec 10, 2017 | Student Gallery opening party Wed 25 Oct, 6-8pm:
Camille Rojas: System of a Gesture. Student Gallery ... more
Camille Rojas: System of a Gesture. Student Gallery.
Ryerson Image Centre (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 13-Oct 15, 2017 | Fall exhibitions opening party Wed 13 Sep, 6-8pm:
Paul Swanson: Air of Uncertainty. Student Gallery ... more
Paul Swanson: Air of Uncertainty. Student Gallery.
Ryerson Image Centre (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 19-Oct 17, 2015 | reception for the artist Sat 19 Sep, 2-5pm:
Joseph Hartman: Artist Studios ... more
Joseph Hartman: Artist Studios.
The Gallery is pleased to present Artist Studios, our third solo exhibition by Canadian photographer Joseph Hartman. This exhibition is a preview of Hartman's major project for Canada's sesquicentennial in 2017, which will culminate in an exhibition at the Art Gallery of Hamilton, and a monograph book by Black Dog Publishing, UK. By the end of the project, Hartman will have visited approximately 150 Canadian artists in their studios across the country and internationally.
Stephen Bulger Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Sat 28 Jan, 1-4pm:
Book launchThe Long Night of Mégantic / La longue nuit de Mégantic by Michel Huneault. Readings by Laurence Butet-Roch at 2pm ... more
Book launchThe Long Night of Mégantic / La longue nuit de Mégantic by Michel Huneault. Readings by Laurence Butet-Roch at 2pm.
Stephen Bulger Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Saturdays 3pm:
FREE Saturday screenings 3pm at CAMERA, Toronto's premiere lounge, screening room and gallery venue, located within Stephen Bulger Gallery.
Jun 17: Pierre Mercure 1927-1966, Dir. Charles Gagnon (Canada: 1970), 33min; and The Sound of Space / Le son d'un espace, Dir. Charles Gagnon (Canada: 1967-68), 27min ... more
FREE Saturday screenings 3pm at CAMERA, Toronto's premiere lounge, screening room and gallery venue, located within Stephen Bulger Gallery.
May 13: The Eighth Day / Le huitième jour, Dir. Charles Gagnon (Canada: 1967), 14min; and R69 [Unfinished / Inachevé], Charles Gagnon (Canada: 1969), 53min.
May 20: 2001: A Space Odyssey, Dir. Stanley Kubrick (USA: 1968), 139min.
May 27: Soylent Green, Dir. Richard Fleischer (USA: 1973), 97min.
Jun 3: No, Dir. Robert Lepage (Canada: 1968), 85min.
Jun 10: After Life, Dir. Hirokazu Kore-eda (Japan: 1999), 118min.
Jun 17: Pierre Mercure 1927-1966, Dir. Charles Gagnon (Canada: 1970), 33min; and The Sound of Space / Le son d'un espace, Dir. Charles Gagnon (Canada: 1967-68), 27min.
Please note: Film schedule may be subject to change. Please contact the gallery at 416 504 0575 to confirm. www.bulgergallery.blogspot.com. www.camerabar.ca.
Stephen Bulger Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Please note: Stephen Bulger Gallery is moving! On Sep 9, 2017 we open the doors of 1356 Dundas Street West to welcome visitors in a purposefully designed space of over 11,000 square feet. Designed by architect Michael Boxer, the new space dramatically increases our exhibition space. We resume normal business hours with an opening reception for Larry Towell's Union Station exhibition. Please remember we're always open with inventory for sale at www.FFOTOIMAGE.com ... more
Please note: Stephen Bulger Gallery is moving! On Sep 9, 2017 we open the doors of 1356 Dundas Street West to welcome visitors in a purposefully designed space of over 11,000 square feet. Designed by architect Michael Boxer, the new space dramatically increases our exhibition space. We resume normal business hours with an opening reception for Larry Towell's Union Station exhibition. Please remember we're always open with inventory for sale at www.FFOTOIMAGE.com.
Stephen Bulger Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Sundays 2pm:
Join us every Sunday at 2pm for tours hosted by TMC volunteers, featuring our exhibitions Huicholes – A People Walking Towards the Light. Wixarika Art by José Benítez Sanchez and Diligence and Elegance: The Nature of Japanese Textiles. FREE with admission ... more
Join us every Sunday at 2pm for tours hosted by TMC volunteers, featuring our exhibitions Huicholes – A People Walking Towards the Light. Wixarika Art by José Benítez Sanchez and Diligence and Elegance: The Nature of Japanese Textiles. FREE with admission.
Textile Museum of Canada (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 24, 2015 - Feb 8, 2016:
Home Economics: 150 Years of Canadian Hooked Rugs ... more
Home Economics: 150 Years of Canadian Hooked Rugs.
Home Economics explores the unique stories and social histories that have informed Canadian hooked rugs, an iconic form of folk art with roots in 19th-century North America. Highlighting how craft and commerce have been deeply entwined, Home Economics sheds light on two centuries of creative innovation that embraces handmade tradition and individual expression – vibrant evidence of Canada's evolving cultural and economic landscape.
Today, artists and artisans continue to adapt personal experiences and points of view into material culture, part of the new ethos of interdisciplinary creativity in the 21st century. The exhibition features the work of contemporary artists Joanna Close, Nancy Edell, Hannah Epstein, Deanne Fitzpatrick, Heather Goodchild, Barbara Klunder and Yvonne Mullock as well as seldom-seen pieces by Emily Carr, Clarence Gagnon, Florence Ryder and Georges-Édouard Tremblay. Generations of creative entrepreneurship, craft innovation and community development are on view, with over 120 examples from the Museum's rich archive of global material culture as well as private collections.
Textile Museum of Canada (T.O. Downtown)
Mondays & Thursdays 6:30pm, Jul 10-27:
Dento Kogei Traditional Craft Screening Series. At The Japan Foundation, 2 Bloor Street East, Suite 300 (3rd floor of Hudson's Bay Centre, above Royal Bank). FREE admission; reserve: 416 966 1600 x229. In conjunction with Textile Museum of Canada's exhibition, Diligence and Elegance: The Nature of Japanese Textiles. [...].
Thur 27 Jul: A Master of Earth and Fire, Uichi Shimizu, 1990, 31min; and The Art of Bamboo, Shokansai Iizuka, 1991, 30min ... more
Dento Kogei Traditional Craft Screening Series. At The Japan Foundation, 2 Bloor Street East, Suite 300 (3rd floor of Hudson's Bay Centre, above Royal Bank). FREE admission; reserve: 416 966 1600 x229. In conjunction with Textile Museum of Canada's exhibition, Diligence and Elegance: The Nature of Japanese Textiles.
Mon 10 Jul: The Makie Technique of Lacquerer Naoji Tearai, 1988, 30min; and Masterly Skills Series: The Lustre of Edo-Kiriko, 2003, 24min.
Thur 13 Jul: Imaemon XIII, Infusing Colored Nabeshima Ware with New Beauty, 36min; and Saga-Nishiki Weaving: The Art of Koga Fumi, 2015, 30min.
Mon 17 Jul: Miyako Jofu, 1994, 41min; and Kyushitsu: The Art of Komori Kunie, 2013, 37min.
Thur 20 Jul: Setoguro: The Art of Kato Kozo, 2014, 37min; and Preserving Lifestyles through Costumes: The Mizushima Family from Meiji to Taisho and Showa Eras, 1989, revised 2010, 24min.
Mon 24 Jul: The Japanese Tenugui, 2005, 21min; and The Yuzen Silk: The Dyeing Art of Kakoh Moriguchi, 1989, 30min.
Thur 27 Jul: A Master of Earth and Fire, Uichi Shimizu, 1990, 31min; and The Art of Bamboo, Shokansai Iizuka, 1991, 30min.
Textile Museum of Canada (T.O. Downtown)
Sep 24-Oct 18, 2015:
Jean-Pierre Lafrance: Juxtapositions ... more
Jean-Pierre Lafrance: Juxtapositions.
The Thompson Landry Gallery is pleased to present Juxtapositions, an exciting new exhibition celebrating the dynamism and artistic achievement of Jean-Pierre Lafrance. With a career spanning the last fifty years, Lafrance presents a new body of work uniting his classic abstraction of the early 2000s with diverse dimensions, linearity and contrasting colour palettes. Engaging with the viewers' senses, Lafrance aims at drawing the audience into his complex world of juxtapositions; flatness vs. linearity, contrasting vs. complimentary colours, impasto vs. smoothness; while continuing to create works that avoid a narrative. Notably, Lafrance has exhibited for the greater part of the last decade across North America as well as Europe. His works are part of many private and public collections globally. For more information about any of our upcoming exhibitions, please contact the gallery at 416 364 4955 or info@thompsonlandry.com. To see more examples of works by Lafrance, please visit our website at www.thompsonlandry.com.
Thompson Landry Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
The only gallery in Toronto specializing solely in artwork from the province of Quebec. Thompson Landry Gallery showcases the very best of the new generation of contemporary Quebec artists, as well as its great masters ... more
The only gallery in Toronto specializing solely in artwork from the province of Quebec. Thompson Landry Gallery showcases the very best of the new generation of contemporary Quebec artists, as well as its great masters.
Thompson Landry Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Late summer and early fall bring two exciting pop-up exhibitions to the Thompson Landry Gallery:

Labour Day weekend join us at the Gallery for the elusive urban graffiti artist Stikki Peaches. Keep your eyes open for where Stikki may leave his mark on Toronto as he blasts the streets with his multi-layered paste-ups, vibrant stencils and signature taglines. For more information follow us at @thompsonlandrygallery.

September brings an exclusive exhibition featuring select works by Norval Morrisseau, "the Picasso of the North", alongside his illustrious grandson, Christian Morrisseau. The visual storytelling of these two renowned Woodland artists will be on display for only a short time in conjunction with the celebration of Canada's 150th anniversary. This beautiful, once-in-a-lifetime exhibition, entitled Son of the Shaman, will honour and share the culture of Canada's Indigenous Peoples ... more
Late summer and early fall bring two exciting pop-up exhibitions to the Thompson Landry Gallery:

Labour Day weekend join us at the Gallery for the elusive urban graffiti artist Stikki Peaches. Keep your eyes open for where Stikki may leave his mark on Toronto as he blasts the streets with his multi-layered paste-ups, vibrant stencils and signature taglines. For more information follow us at @thompsonlandrygallery.

September brings an exclusive exhibition featuring select works by Norval Morrisseau, "the Picasso of the North", alongside his illustrious son, Christian Morrisseau. The visual storytelling of these two renowned Woodland artists will be on display for only a short time in conjunction with the celebration of Canada's 150th anniversary. This beautiful, once-in-a-lifetime exhibition, entitled Son of the Shaman, will honour and share the culture of Canada's Indigenous Peoples.
Thompson Landry Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
TSA's Summer Term runs through Sep 1 with upcoming week-long Intensives, 3-day workshops for adults and Youth Art Camps for ages 11-13 and 14-17 still open for registration! Experience exclusive and NEW Summer offerings like Acrylic Explorations, Resin Effects, Shoot! Digital Photography Workshop, Anatomy & Figure Drawing, Thick Over Thin in Acrylics, and more! ... more
TSA's Summer Term runs through Sep 1 with upcoming week-long Intensives, 3-day workshops for adults and Youth Art Camps for ages 11-13 and 14-17 still open for registration! Experience exclusive and NEW Summer offerings like Acrylic Explorations, Resin Effects, Shoot! Digital Photography Workshop, Anatomy & Figure Drawing, Thick Over Thin in Acrylics, and more!
Toronto School of Art (T.O. Downtown)
TSA's Fall Term: Sep 11-Dec 9 features a wide range of daytime, evening, and Saturday courses for all levels of experience. Join us for a 12-, 8-, or 6-week studio course (3 hours, once a week), including our specialized courses: Portfolio Development, Youth Art Studio, and Professional Studio: The Practical Guide for Artists. See all courses on www.tsa-art.com.
Early-bird discounts valid through Aug 11 with the promo code: FallEarlyBird.
Expand or hone your sills in Drawing, Painting, Figurative Studies, Sculpture, Mixed Media, Digital Arts, Printmaking & Collage ... more
TSA's Fall Term: Sep 11-Dec 9 features a wide range of daytime, evening, and Saturday courses for all levels of experience. Join us for a 12-, 8-, or 6-week studio course (3 hours, once a week), including our specialized courses: Portfolio Development, Youth Art Studio, and Professional Studio: The Practical Guide for Artists. See all courses on www.tsa-art.com.
Early-bird discounts valid through Aug 11 with the promo code: FallEarlyBird.
Expand or hone your sills in Drawing, Painting, Figurative Studies, Sculpture, Mixed Media, Digital Arts, Printmaking & Collage.
Toronto School of Art (T.O. Downtown)
25 Jun -- 10 Oct 2015 | opening reception Wed 24 Jun, 6-8pm:
The Flesh of The World. A co-presentation of the Doris McCarthy Gallery, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, and University of Toronto Art Centre. Curated by Amanda Cachia. The artists presented at the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery / University of Toronto Art Centre explore the psychological and experiential dimensions of physical performance. [...] Featuring work by: Mowry Baden, Raphaëlle de Groot, Helen Dowling, Lindsay Fisher, Erin Gee, Ann Hamilton, Wendy Jacob, Martin Kersels, Noëmi Lakmaier, Tim Lee, Bruce Nauman, Catherine Richards, Stelarc, Aaron Williamson, Alexa Wright, and Artur Zmijewski. The artists presented at the Doris McCarthy Gallery examine the role of prosthetic apparatuses and how they may be substitutes or even augmentations of and for corporeal experience. [...] Featuring work by: Katherine Araniello, Ingrid Bachmann, Mowry Baden, Louise Bourgeois, Lisa Bufano and Jason Tschantré, Arseli Dokumaci, Sara Hendren, Darrin Martin, Carmen Papalia ... more
The Flesh of The World.
A co-presentation of the Doris McCarthy Gallery, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, and University of Toronto Art Centre.
Curated by Amanda Cachia.
The artists presented at the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery / University of Toronto Art Centre explore the psychological and experiential dimensions of physical performance. [...] Featuring work by: Mowry Baden, Raphaëlle de Groot, Helen Dowling, Lindsay Fisher, Erin Gee, Ann Hamilton, Wendy Jacob, Martin Kersels, Noëmi Lakmaier, Tim Lee, Bruce Nauman, Catherine Richards, Stelarc, Aaron Williamson, Alexa Wright, and Artur Zmijewski.
The artists presented at the Doris McCarthy Gallery examine the role of prosthetic apparatuses and how they may be substitutes or even augmentations of and for corporeal experience. [...] Featuring work by: Katherine Araniello, Ingrid Bachmann, Mowry Baden, Louise Bourgeois, Lisa Bufano and Jason Tschantré, Arseli Dokumaci, Sara Hendren, Darrin Martin, Carmen Papalia.
Opening night Wed 24 Jun includes performances by artists Raphaëlle de Groot, Wendy Jacob and Catherine Richards.
University of Toronto Art Centre (T.O. Downtown)
8 Sep -- 14 Nov 2015:
On Location. Elements of Toronto's landscape are brought into focus through works promised or belonging to our permanent collections. With works by Robin Collyer, Robert Fones, Gordon Lebredt, Bill Vazan ... more
On Location. Elements of Toronto's landscape are brought into focus through works promised or belonging to our permanent collections. With works by Robin Collyer, Robert Fones, Gordon Lebredt, Bill Vazan.
University of Toronto Art Centre (T.O. Downtown)
Wed 7 Oct, 4:30-6pm:
19th Annual Janet E. Hutchinson Lecture. "Because of, Not Despite of: Difference as Generative Embodiment" – Dr. Carrie Sandahl, University of Illinois. In University College, Room 140 (15 King's College Circle, Toronto). Reception to follow at UTAC art lounge, featuring performance of Catherine Richards' Shroud Chrysallis I, 6-7pm ... more
19th Annual Janet E. Hutchinson Lecture. "Because of, Not Despite of: Difference as Generative Embodiment" – Dr. Carrie Sandahl, University of Illinois. In University College, Room 140 (15 King's College Circle, Toronto). Reception to follow at UTAC art lounge, featuring performance of Catherine Richards' Shroud Chrysallis I, 6-7pm.
University of Toronto Art Centre (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 1-31, 2015 | artists' reception Sat 3 Oct, 2-5pm (RSVP requested to urbangalleryart1@gmail.com or via website):
Urban Gallery presents East Meets West – watercolours by Fariba Mirhosseini and Stella Dai ... more
Urban Gallery presents East Meets West – watercolours by Fariba Mirhosseini and Stella Dai. Fariba Mirhosseini and Stella Dai are Canadian artists both working in watercolour. Their works are based on personal experiences abroad and at home in Canada – and while their styles are different from each other's, their mutual love of colour and form brought them together for this exhibition. From village scenes in the Far East to the streets and landscapes of Canada, the artists capture these moments by painting what they see – and feel – in watercolour, and they hope it engages you to experience these as well.
Fariba Mirhosseini was born in Tehran, Iran. Prior to being immersed into the field of painting and watercolor, she attained her post diploma degree in professional floral arrangement design at Seneca College. A novice in the world of painting and watercolour, her passion for colour combination and mixing of colours brought her to realize her potential as a painter.
Stella Dai was born in Shanghai, China. Drawing has been her hobby since childhood. She studied sketch and coloring from a local art school and art institute in her leisure time. When painting, she immerses herself fully, which helps her relieve daily chaos and work stress. She turns to her painting as an essential way to deliver emotions and reflect her interpretation of life.
Please note: The Gallery will stay open late on Sat 3 Octuntil 6:30pm – for guests who plan to go on to take in the Nuit Blanche events across downtown Toronto www.scotiabanknuitblanche.ca.
Urban Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
Oct 1-11 | public opening Thur 1 Oct, 6-8pm:
Ménage à trois – new paintings by Jean-Christian Knaff. | Big Brains, Small Worlds – new sculptures by Claude Micéli ... more
Ménage à trois – new paintings by Jean-Christian Knaff.
Big Brains, Small Worlds – new sculptures by Claude Micéli.
CFA Gallery | Canadian Fine Arts (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Historical Canadian Painting – Beatty, Cullen, Gagnon, Fortin, Group of Seven, Krieghoff, Lemieux, Milne, Morrice, Pellan, Pilot, Surrey, Suzor-Coté, Les Automatistes, Painters Eleven, and others ... more
Historical Canadian Painting Beatty, Cullen, Gagnon, Fortin, Group of Seven, Krieghoff, Lemieux, Milne, Morrice, Pellan, Pilot, Surrey, Suzor-Coté, Les Automatistes, Painters Eleven, and others.
CFA Gallery | Canadian Fine Arts (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Jul 2017:
Hommage à Rita Letendre. In honour of her retrospective at the Art Gallery of Ontario, CFA features important works for sale from all periods of Rita Letendre's career ... more
Hommage à Rita Letendre. In honour of her retrospective at the Art Gallery of Ontario, CFA features important works for sale from all periods of Rita Letendre's career.
CFA Gallery | Canadian Fine Arts (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
New Acquisitions: Contemporary Canadian Painting – Michel Beaucage, David Cheung, Byron Hodgins, Christopher Knights, Ian McLean, Geneviève Pratte, Susan G. Scott, Mark Stebbins, Lan Zhenghui ... more
New Acquisitions: Contemporary Canadian PaintingMichel Beaucage, David Cheung, Byron Hodgins, Christopher Knights, Ian McLean, Geneviève Pratte, Susan G. Scott, Mark Stebbins, Lan Zhenghui.
CFA Gallery | Canadian Fine Arts (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Works available by – Mélanie Authier, Darlene Cole, Kim Dorland, Martin Golland, Doug Kirton, John Kissick, Harold Klunder, David Urban, Carol Wainio ... more
Works available byMélanie Authier, Darlene Cole, Kim Dorland, Martin Golland, Doug Kirton, John Kissick, Harold Klunder, David Urban, Carol Wainio.
CFA Gallery | Canadian Fine Arts (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Aug / Sep:
Canadian Masters. Krieghoff, Morrice, Cullen, Gagnon, Fortin, Harris, Jackson, Casson, Milne, Carr, Pellan, Dallaire, Borduas, Riopelle, Ferron, Lemieux, Town, Ronald. ... more
Canadian Masters. Krieghoff, Morrice, Cullen, Gagnon, Fortin, Harris, Jackson, Casson, Milne, Carr, Pellan, Dallaire, Borduas, Riopelle, Ferron, Lemieux, Town, Ronald.
CFA Gallery | Canadian Fine Arts (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Jul 2017:
René Richard (1895-1982), New Acquisitions. René Richard, a true man of the bush and Canada's greathuntsman-artist, carved a path through northern Quebec, depicting the raw untouched landscape ... more
René Richard (1895-1982), New Acquisitions. René Richard, a true man of the bush and Canada's greathuntsman-artist, carved a path through northern Quebec, depicting the raw untouched landscape.
CFA Gallery | Canadian Fine Arts (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Sep 26-Oct 16 | reception Sat 26 Sep, 1-5pm:
Exhibition featuring the works of Charles Robb ... more
Exhibition featuring the works of Charles Robb.
Gallery Gevik (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Gallery Phillip specializes in Inuit drawing and sculpture, Cape Dorset graphics, and Woodland Indian art. Artists: Daphne Odjig, Kenojuak Ashevak, Carl Beam, Kananaginak Pootoogook, Alex Janvier, Ningeokuluk Teevee and more ... more
Gallery Phillip specializes in Inuit drawing and sculpture, Cape Dorset graphics, and Woodland Indian art. Artists: Daphne Odjig, Kenojuak Ashevak, Carl Beam, Kananaginak Pootoogook, Alex Janvier, Ningeokuluk Teevee and more.
Gallery Phillip (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
We are currently looking for consignments for our Nov 22, 2017 live auction of Fine Canadian Art and Canadian Post-War & Contemporary Art – deadline: Aug 25, 2017 – and for our monthly online auctions of Fine Canadian and International Art.
Artists of special interest include: S. Andrews, M. Bates, B. C. Binning, D. Blackwood, P.-E. Borduas, J. Bush, F. Carmichael, E. Carr, A. J. Casson, F. S. Coburn, A. Colville, M. Cullen, J.-P. Dallaire, M. Ferron, M.-A. Fortin, C. Gagnon, L. Harris, E. Holgate, E. J. Hughes, Gershon Iskowitz, A. Y. Jackson, F. Johnston, C. Krieghoff, W. Kurelek, J. P. Lemieux, R. Letendre, A. Lismer, J. E. H. MacDonald, J. Macdonald, D. Milne, J. W. Morrice, P. Peel, W. J. Phillips, R. Pilot, B. Reid, J. P. Riopelle, G. Roberts, A. H. Robinson, W. Ronald, A. Savage, J. Shadbolt, G. Smith, M.-A. Suzor-Coté, H. Town, T. Thomson, F. H. Varley, W. P. Weston and many others ... more
We are currently looking for consignments for our Nov 22, 2017 live auction of Fine Canadian Art and Canadian Post-War & Contemporary Art – deadline: Aug 25, 2017 – and for our monthly online auctions of Fine Canadian and International Art.
Artists of special interest include: S. Andrews, M. Bates, B. C. Binning, D. Blackwood, P.-E. Borduas, J. Bush, F. Carmichael, E. Carr, A. J. Casson, F. S. Coburn, A. Colville, M. Cullen, J.-P. Dallaire, M. Ferron, M.-A. Fortin, C. Gagnon, L. Harris, E. Holgate, E. J. Hughes, Gershon Iskowitz, A. Y. Jackson, F. Johnston, C. Krieghoff, W. Kurelek, J. P. Lemieux, R. Letendre, A. Lismer, J. E. H. MacDonald, J. Macdonald, D. Milne, J. W. Morrice, P. Peel, W. J. Phillips, R. Pilot, B. Reid, J. P. Riopelle, G. Roberts, A. H. Robinson, W. Ronald, A. Savage, J. Shadbolt, G. Smith, M.-A. Suzor-Coté, H. Town, T. Thomson, F. H. Varley, W. P. Weston and many others.
Heffel Fine Art Auction House (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Opens Thur 3 Aug, closes Thur 31 Aug 2017:
online auction – Urban Chronicles: A Selection of Works by John Little / Fine Canadian Art ... more
online auction – Urban Chronicles: A Selection of Works by John Little / Fine Canadian Art.
Heffel Fine Art Auction House (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Opens Thur 7 Sep, closes Thur 28 Sep 2017:
online auction – Quiet Revolution: Post-War & Contemporary Art in Quebec / Canadian Post-War & Contemporary Art ... more
online auction – Quiet Revolution: Post-War & Contemporary Art in Quebec / Canadian Post-War & Contemporary Art.
Heffel Fine Art Auction House (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Oct 3-31, 2015 | artist reception Sat 17 Oct, 2-4pm:
John Newman: New Pastels from Right-to-Left. Featuring 18 never-before-seen pastels executed with a fresh enthusiasm and self-confidence capable only after a lifetime spent working with the figure ... more
John Newman: New Pastels from Right-to-Left.
Featuring 18 never-before-seen pastels executed with a fresh enthusiasm and self-confidence capable only after a lifetime spent working with the figure. This exhibition holds particular significance for the renowned Canadian artist who found the courage and inspiration to recover his art after he was left partially paralyzed in 2006.
Kinsman Robinson Galleries (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Odon Wagner Gallery is Toronto's premier art gallery for the sale, purchase, restoration and framing of important 19th- & 20th-century European traditional and modern art. Artists include: Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall, Ivan Choultse, Édouard Cortès. With over 7,000 square feet of custom-built exhibition space, a visit to the galleries offers you the opportunity to experience over three centuries of fine art ... more
Odon Wagner Gallery is Toronto's premier art gallery for the sale, purchase, restoration and framing of important 19th- & 20th-century European traditional and modern art. Artists include: Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall, Ivan Choultse, Édouard Cortès. With over 7,000 square feet of custom-built exhibition space, a visit to the galleries offers you the opportunity to experience over three centuries of fine art.
Odon Wagner Contemporary & Odon Wagner Gallery (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Oct 1-24 | opening reception Thur 1 Oct, 6-9pm:
Harding Meyer | Archaeology of the Face ... more
Harding Meyer | Archaeology of the Face.
We invite you to experience our highly anticipated solo exhibition for the internationally renowned artist, Harding Meyer. Born in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Harding Meyer currently lives and works in Berlin and Karlsruhe, Germany, where he creates his signature large-scale portraits. Meyer's paintings are captivating yet intimate, not only due to their larger-than-life scale, but through the uninterrupted eye contact between the viewer and the subject. The direct stare coupled with the atmospheric background, gestural quality and treatment of the canvas create a sense of mystification. Simultaneously realistic and surreal. The subjects in Meyer's paintings are unique and unidentifiable.
Odon Wagner Contemporary & Odon Wagner Gallery (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Sep 2017:
This September, Odon Wagner Contemporary presents a new selection of paintings and works on paper by Vancouver artist Pierre Coupey. Be sure to visit the show to take in the exuberance and energy that come forth in his paintings. Coupey's mark-making and layered colours make references to literature, poetry, history and language that are hinted at in the artist's titles. We are also proud to announce that Pierre Coupey will be formally inducted into the Royal Canadian Academy of the Arts in May 2018 ... more
This September, Odon Wagner Contemporary presents a new selection of paintings and works on paper by Vancouver artist Pierre Coupey. Be sure to visit the show to take in the exuberance and energy that come forth in his paintings. Coupey's mark-making and layered colours make references to literature, poetry, history and language that are hinted at in the artist's titles.
We are also proud to announce that Pierre Coupey will be formally inducted into the Royal Canadian Academy of the Arts in May 2018.
Odon Wagner Contemporary & Odon Wagner Gallery (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Pine and Bamboo Ceramics specializes in fine contemporary handcrafted and hand-painted ceramics from China and Korea, offering a carefully curated collection of porcelain and stoneware studio vases and vessels, teaware and tableware from artists working in the historic ceramic centres of Jingdezhen and Longquan, as well as some remarkable modern studio works from Taiwan. The gallery also currently represents seven outstanding Korean artists from the ceramic centres of Yeoju and Icheon districts, primarily offering tea- and tablewares in modern Buncheong and celadon styles, as well as the Japanese-style wood-fired work of Canadian potter Chris Sora. The owner, Andrew Chase, searches particularly for potters who are consciously and critically inspired by the refined traditional ceramic cultures of East Asia while striving for a personal contemporary and international style ... more
Pine and Bamboo Ceramics specializes in fine contemporary handcrafted and hand-painted ceramics from China and Korea, offering a carefully curated collection of porcelain and stoneware studio vases and vessels, teaware and tableware from artists working in the historic ceramic centres of Jingdezhen and Longquan, as well as some remarkable modern studio works from Taiwan. The gallery also currently represents seven outstanding Korean artists from the ceramic centres of Yeoju and Icheon districts, primarily offering tea- and tablewares in modern Buncheong and celadon styles, as well as the Japanese-style wood-fired work of Canadian potter Chris Sora. The owner, Andrew Chase, searches particularly for potters who are consciously and critically inspired by the refined traditional ceramic cultures of East Asia while striving for a personal contemporary and international style.
Pine and Bamboo Ceramics (T.O. Yorkville/Midtown)
Sep 12-Oct 24, 2015:
Erik Jerezano: A Bone Garden and its Communication Tactics ... more
Erik Jerezano: A Bone Garden and its Communication Tactics.
Contemporary artist Erik Jerezano is enamored by characters in fables and popular tales that have the ability to become something else, to transform into another body. His pale illustrations with muted watercolours and delicate ink lines visit themes of metamorphosis in disjoined tableaux of borrowed limbs and tight-rope walkers, rifle-clad prosthetics, armies of insects and mysterious beasts. Mutation and transformation are current themes in Jerezano's work, as he explores anthropomorphism, fable and the grotesque in ways that offer abstract encounters.
Alison Milne Gallery (T.O. Central)
Sep 24-Oct 24, 2015 | opens Thur 24 Sep, 6-9pm, artist present:
Frances Ferdinands: Lassanai (Beautiful) ... more
Frances Ferdinands: Lassanai (Beautiful).
The work for Lassanai (Beautiful) emanated from the artist's recent 3-month stay in Sri Lanka. Under the auspices of an Ontario Arts Council Career Development Grant she studied and conducted research under two mentors who are masters in the field of traditional Sri Lankan fine art and craft, which is no longer practiced widely. Ferdinands' vision became a reality through the examination of these old traditions and revitalizing them in a new context of contemporary re-interpretation.
Articsok Gallery (T.O. Central)
25 Sep -- 14 Nov 2015 | opening reception Fri 25 Sep, 6-9pm; remarks 7pm (RSVP by Thur 24 Sep to barbara@becontemporary.com):
William Kentridge, Universal Archive. As a first-hand witness to one of the 20th century's most contentious struggles, the dissolution of apartheid, Kentridge's work is imbued with political and social commentary. The Universal Archive consists of linocuts on dictionary pages from the mid 1950s. The parallel and displaced relationships that emerge between the image and the text on the pages relate to Kentridge's inherent mistrust of certainty in the creative process and the construction of meaning ... more
William Kentridge, Universal Archive.
As a first-hand witness to one of the 20th century's most contentious struggles, the dissolution of apartheid, Kentridge's work is imbued with political and social commentary. The Universal Archive consists of linocuts on dictionary pages from the mid 1950s. The parallel and displaced relationships that emerge between the image and the text on the pages relate to Kentridge's inherent mistrust of certainty in the creative process and the construction of meaning.
Barbara Edwards Contemporary (T.O. Central)
Sat 1 Jul 2017:
Barbara Edwards Contemporary is open Canada Day, 11am-5pm ... more
Barbara Edwards Contemporary is open Canada Day, 11am-5pm.
Barbara Edwards Contemporary (T.O. Central)
Gallery representing established and emerging local Canadian artists.
Summer arts camp for kids and teens; register now on our website! Art classes for adults and kids in a variety of mediums – register in August ... more
Gallery representing established and emerging local Canadian artists.
Summer arts camp for kids and teens; register now on our website! Art classes for adults and kids in a variety of mediums – register in August.
Blue Crow Gallery (T.O. Central)
Creative Spirit Art Centre is a unique public art gallery that was created "to advance the creative power in artists with disabilities". For 25 years CSAC has continued to help artists with disabilities create, exhibit and sell their work. CSAC collects, exhibits and sells Canadian Art Brut and Outsider Art. These are important categories of contemporary visual art which have continued to inform and influence the evolution of art over the last 150 years ... more
Creative Spirit Art Centre is a unique public art gallery that was created "to advance the creative power in artists with disabilities". For 25 years CSAC has continued to help artists with disabilities create, exhibit and sell their work. CSAC collects, exhibits and sells Canadian Art Brut and Outsider Art. These are important categories of contemporary visual art which have continued to inform and influence the evolution of art over the last 150 years.
Creative Spirit Art Centre (T.O. Central)
Preview Sep 8-18, 2015 | On view Sep 19-Oct 30, 2015 | opening reception Sat 19 Sep, 12noon-3:30pm:
CSAC presents an exhibition of the art made and collected by Hanni Sager, Egos, Souls and Shoe Goddesses – Dolls, Toys, Paintings challenges the imagination one toy at a time! ... more
We are delighted to announce the beginning of our new fall exhibition schedule. You are invited to view the delightful art of Hanni SagerEgos, Souls and Shoe Goddesses | Hanni Sager Permanent Collection of Dolls, Toys, Paintings. Finding joy, one toy at a time and transforming lives.
The reception on Sat 19 Sep, 12noon-3:30pm will honour Hanni's work. Please come and sign our guest book during the exhibition. If you have a story about Hanni to share, please email it to us or send a hard copy, or come by to see the exhibition and deliver your letter, story or greeting to Hanni in Mexico. We would like to make copies to send to Hanni. She is medically fragile at this time and it would be lovely to send her a package of greetings from her friends in Canada.
CSAC opens Sep 19 with an exhibition of the art made and collected by Hanni Sager, Egos, Souls and Shoe Goddesses – Dolls, Toys, Paintings, challenging the imagination one toy at a time! Hanni Sager changed the lives of disabled orphans and street children in Oaxaca, Mexico. The toys became a catalyst for the children to discover that they had the ability to learn, earn a living and change their lives. Her toy collections delighted children and adults over many years. Hanni gifted her Mexican folk art and Mexican toy collection to Creative Spirit. This exhibition includes Hanni's paintings of toy mandalas of teddy bears, toy ducks, birds, rabbits, turtles, octopi and dolls.
The Hanni Sager Collection exhibition is composed of the Permanent Collection from the Hanni Sager Mexican Folk Art Collection and the Hanni Sager Art Doll Permanent Collection.
The CSAC Gift Shop is offering Hanni Sager art dolls, paintings ("toy mandalas" and flowers).
Creative Spirit Art Centre (T.O. Central)
Please note: The Creative Spirit Art Centre is undergoing a transition period in Fall 2017. Check our website for updates ... more
Please note: The Creative Spirit Art Centre is undergoing a transition period in Fall 2017. Check our website for updates.
Creative Spirit Art Centre (T.O. Central)
Sep 30-Oct 18 | reception Sat 3 Oct, 7-9pm:
Joanne Filletti: The Space Between. Life-changing experiences are just that – they call into question all sorts of familiar ways of looking at the world and responses to how we make sense of it all. [...] For this project I recycled drawings from the last 30 years, repurposing them to perhaps find a new way of looking at things, and thus a new way to respond to all that looking, all that seeing. [...] An appropriate way it seems, to say goodbye to a certain perception – drawings wrapping other drawings, occupying space in some new way, in that space between. This show is dedicated to John Filletti, 1931-2015 ... more
Joanne Filletti: The Space Between.
In collaboration with Space Between, a performance by Rebecca Everett and The Dead Ringers celebrating the release of their new album, Seven Shades, will follow the reception Sat 3 Oct.
Life-changing experiences are just that – they call into question all sorts of familiar ways of looking at the world and responses to how we make sense of it all. Such an experience recently coincided with an internal stirring calling for something "new". It was true for me that with change comes a revamping of old ways, as they don't seem to work anymore.
For this project I recycled drawings from the last 30 years, repurposing them to perhaps find a new way of looking at things, and thus a new way to respond to all that looking, all that seeing.
It's a little frightening, changing, passing from one thing to another, all that vulnerability rising to the surface. It called to mind the tradition of wrapping the body of the dead in a shroud – for protection, for comfort and preservation as the soul passed from one life to the next, wherever, whatever that may be. An appropriate way it seems, to say goodbye to a certain perception – drawings wrapping other drawings, occupying space in some new way, in that space between.
This show is dedicated to John Filletti, 1931-2015.
Gerrard Art Space (GAS) (T.O. Central)
Gerrard Art Space is a community-focused, membership-driven, dedicated art space showcasing local visual artists and musicians each month.
Regular programming includes workshops, classes, and shows that engage neighbourhood residents and the Toronto art community. GAS prioritizes accessibility, inclusivity, and open dialogue in both its programming and outreach, working to build and sustain a creative, vibrant community.
Please refer to our website for info on how to become a member, upcoming exhibitions and classes: www.gerrardartspace.com ... more
Gerrard Art Space is a community-focused, membership-driven, dedicated art space showcasing local visual artists and musicians each month.
Regular programming includes workshops, classes, and shows that engage neighbourhood residents and the Toronto art community. GAS prioritizes accessibility, inclusivity, and open dialogue in both its programming and outreach, working to build and sustain a creative, vibrant community.
Please refer to our website for info on how to become a member, upcoming exhibitions and classes: www.gerrardartspace.com.
Gerrard Art Space (GAS) (T.O. Central)
Works by Joseph Albers, Milton Avery, Francis Bacon, Pierre Bonnard, Georges Braque, Jack Bush, Alexander Calder, Nicolas Carone, Mary Cassatt, Giorgio Cavallon, Paul Cézanne, Marc Chagall, Eduardo Chillida, Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot, Christo, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Edgar Degas, Sonia Delaunay, Joseph Drapell, Jean Dubuffet, Raoul Dufy, Friedel Dzubas, Helen Frankenthaler, Alberto Giacometti, Hans Hartung, David Hockney, Howard Hodgkin, Hans Hofmann, Robin Horsch, Alex Katz, Rainer Lagemann, Fernand Léger, Malcolm Liepke, Robert Longo, Aristide Maillol, Robert Mangold, Conrad Marca-Relli, Henri Matisse, Henry Moore, Russell Monk, Claes Oldenburg, William Perehudoff, Pablo Picasso, Eberhard Ross, Jerry Schatzberg, Julian Schnabel, David Shapiro, Aaron Siskind, Frank Stella, Donald Sultan, Luis Tomasello, Van Dongen, Christine Vaillancourt, Jacques Villon, Andy Warhol ... more
Works by Joseph Albers, Milton Avery, Francis Bacon, Pierre Bonnard, Georges Braque, Jack Bush, Alexander Calder, Nicolas Carone, Mary Cassatt, Giorgio Cavallon, Paul Cézanne, Marc Chagall, Eduardo Chillida, Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot, Christo, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Edgar Degas, Sonia Delaunay, Joseph Drapell, Jean Dubuffet, Raoul Dufy, Friedel Dzubas, Helen Frankenthaler, Alberto Giacometti, Hans Hartung, David Hockney, Howard Hodgkin, Hans Hofmann, Robin Horsch, Alex Katz, Rainer Lagemann, Fernand Léger, Malcolm Liepke, Robert Longo, Aristide Maillol, Robert Mangold, Conrad Marca-Relli, Henri Matisse, Henry Moore, Russell Monk, Claes Oldenburg, William Perehudoff, Pablo Picasso, Eberhard Ross, Jerry Schatzberg, Julian Schnabel, David Shapiro, Aaron Siskind, Frank Stella, Donald Sultan, Luis Tomasello, Van Dongen, Christine Vaillancourt, Jacques Villon, Andy Warhol.
Nikola Rukaj Gallery (est. 1984) (T.O. Central)
Oct 1-30:
Alex Katz exhibition ... more
Alex Katz exhibition.
Nikola Rukaj Gallery (est. 1984) (T.O. Central)
Summer 2017:
Absence of Colour, featuring works by: Jean Dubuffet, Eric Fischl, Alberto Giacometti, Robin Horsch, Michael Kenna, Robert Longo, Pablo Picasso, Eberhard Ross, Richard Serra, Aaron Siskind, Donald Sultan ... more
Absence of Colour, featuring works by: Jean Dubuffet, Eric Fischl, Alberto Giacometti, Robin Horsch, Michael Kenna, Robert Longo, Pablo Picasso, Eberhard Ross, Richard Serra, Aaron Siskind, Donald Sultan.
Nikola Rukaj Gallery (est. 1984) (T.O. Central)
Visit our pop-up exhibition, Rukaj on Bay at Arbitration Place, 333 Bay Street, Suite 900, Toronto, and view works by Alexander Calder, William Perehudoff, and Luis Tomasello ... more
Visit our pop-up exhibition, Rukaj on Bay at Arbitration Place, 333 Bay Street, Suite 900, Toronto, and view works by Alexander Calder, William Perehudoff, and Luis Tomasello.
Nikola Rukaj Gallery (est. 1984) (T.O. Central)
Fall 2017:
New works from Malcolm Liepke – October 2017 | opening reception Thur 5 Oct, 6-8pm.

Hand-selected works by colour field painter William Perehudoff – November 2017 | opening reception Thur 2 Nov, 6-8pm.

Art Toronto 2017 – Oct 27-30 ... more
New works from Malcolm Liepke – October 2017 | opening reception Thur 5 Oct, 6-8pm.

Hand-selected works by colour field painter William Perehudoff – November 2017 | opening reception Thur 2 Nov, 6-8pm.

Art Toronto 2017 – Oct 27-30.
Nikola Rukaj Gallery (est. 1984) (T.O. Central)
Oct 3-7, 10am-6pm:
Exuberance IIRhoda Payne. [...]. www.rhodapayne.com... more
Exuberance II Rhoda Payne. Toronto artist Rhoda Payne returns with her second solo exhibition of paintings at Peter MacKendrick Community Gallery. Rhoda's large, uplifting canvases exude energy and optimism. They are filled with vibrant colour, forceful brushstrokes and luscious drips. www.rhodapayne.com
Peter MacKendrick Gallery (T.O. Central)
Oct 1-14, 2015 | reception Thur 1 Oct, 6-10pm:
GRIT / SHEENErin Loree. In the Gallery ... more
GRIT / SHEENErin Loree. In the Gallery.
Project Gallery Toronto (T.O. Central)
Oct 2-22, 2015 | reception Fri 2 Oct, 6-9pm (extended from Sep):
no more doubts, no more fearsTessar Lo. In the Studio ... more
no more doubts, no more fearsTessar Lo. In the Studio.
Project Gallery Toronto (T.O. Central)
Oct 7-Nov 1 | reception Wed 7 Oct, 7-9pm:
Big on Colour – new mixed media collages by Frank Meyer ... more
Big on Colour – new mixed media collages by Frank Meyer.
Rectory Gallery & Cafe (T.O. Central)
Victoria Day weekend 2017:
The Rectory Gallery & Café remains open all Victoria Day weekend: Fri & Sat, May 19 & 20, 11am-9pm; and Sun & Mon, May 21 & 22, 11am-5pm ... more
The Rectory Gallery & Café remains open all Victoria Day weekend: Fri & Sat, May 19 & 20, 11am-9pm; and Sun & Mon, May 21 & 22, 11am-5pm.
Rectory Gallery & Cafe (T.O. Central)
Canada Day weekend:
The Rectory Gallery & Café is open all Canada Day weekend: Fri & Sat, Jun 30 & Jul 1, 11am-9pm / Sun 2 Jul, 11am-7pm / Mon 3 Jul, 11am-5pm ... more
The Rectory Gallery & Café is open all Canada Day weekend: Fri & Sat, Jun 30 & Jul 1, 11am-9pm / Sun 2 Jul, 11am-7pm / Mon 3 Jul, 11am-5pm.
Rectory Gallery & Cafe (T.O. Central)
Continuing:
Giants of the Deep Francisco Castro Lostalo. Dramatic paintings inspired by magnificent ocean creatures ... more
Giants of the Deep Francisco Castro Lostalo. Dramatic paintings inspired by magnificent ocean creatures.
Visions Gallery (T.O. Central)
Sep 12-Oct 15, reception Sun 13 Sep, 12:30-2pm:
In Continuum, by Eileen Menzel. Yorkminster Park Gallery begins its 8th season with Menzel's dramatic mixed media collages. In Continuum is a continuing series which explores time, memory, and story through architectural elements. The historic walls of the Palais Garnier in Paris (1870) and the Charlottenburg Palace in Berlin (1705) are given renewed contexts and meanings through a variety of approaches ... more
In Continuum, by Eileen Menzel.
Yorkminster Park Gallery begins its 8th season with Menzel's dramatic mixed media collages. In Continuum is a continuing series which explores time, memory, and story through architectural elements. The historic walls of the Palais Garnier in Paris (1870) and the Charlottenburg Palace in Berlin (1705) are given renewed contexts and meanings through a variety of approaches.
Yorkminster Park Gallery (T.O. Central)
23 Sep -- 6 Dec 2015 | opening reception Wed 23 Sep, 6-9pm (FREE Performance Bus departs OCADU, 100 McCaul Street, Toronto, at 6pm sharp, and returns downtown at 9pm):
Marlon Griffith: Symbols of Endurance ... more
Marlon Griffith: Symbols of Endurance.
Symbols of Endurance is the first solo exhibition in Canada by internationally renowned, Trinidadian artist Marlon Griffith. Often taking shape as processions or immersive installations, Griffith's artistic compositions are stripped down to their basic form and abstracted into new ritual dramas. They are indeed symbols that endure in the imagination of participants and spectators long after the projects are finished. Following Ring of Fire, Griffith's procession for Toronto, this exhibition reconfigures the material artifacts of the procession into new constellations of abstract and symbolic forms, and stages the processional as a proposition toward innovating forms of participatory and performative exhibition design. Symbols of Endurance thus continues the procession's movement, providing a synaesthetic experience for viewers while tracing the project's trajectory through a thorough staging of the original source material, sketches, technical drawings, and maquettes that informed the creation of "Toronto's procession." Following the multi-sensorial space created by "playing mas" in procession, this exhibition experiments with new methods of exhibition-making for persons with disabilities as a part of its aesthetic, where visual art is no longer just seen, but also felt and embodied. Symbols of Endurance provides a liminal place of encounter, in-between the "living line" of the procession and a stage-set for the gathering of a new collection of moving subjects – the gallery visitors – who inhabit the performative space of Symbols of Endurance's exhibitionary frame. Curated by Emelie Chhangur.
Camille Turner is on AGYU's Performance Bus helping us celebrate 12 years of mobile performances! On Wed 23 Sep, the FREE Performance Bus departs OCADU (100 McCaul Street) at 6pm sharp en route to the exhibition opening for Symbols of Endurance and returns downtown at 9pm.
Art Gallery of York University (AGYU) (T.O. Greater)
AGYU Vitrines. Otherness (Marilyn Fernandes and Pamila Matharu). A new commission entitled Taking a Page... questions the Canadian immigrant paradigm by offering up a historiographical lesson on notions of belongingness. By "taking a page" from a discarded social science textbook entitled The People We Are: Canada's Multicultural Society (Gage, 1980), the artist collective begins a process of re-imagining immigrant-settlers' positionality by framing education as a primary tool of colonial story-telling ... more
AGYU Vitrines. Otherness (Marilyn Fernandes and Pamila Matharu). A new commission entitled Taking a Page... questions the Canadian immigrant paradigm by offering up a historiographical lesson on notions of belongingness. By “taking a page” from a discarded social science textbook entitled The People We Are: Canada's Multicultural Society (Gage, 1980), the artist collective begins a process of re-imagining immigrant-settlers' positionality by framing education as a primary tool of colonial story-telling.
Art Gallery of York University (AGYU) (T.O. Greater)
Audio Out – Our listening post is now a listening bench. Darren Copeland of New Adventures in Sound Art (NAISA) curates the fall season featuring the work of Debashis Sinha (15 Sep – 22 Oct 2017) and Parisa Sabet (23 Oct – 3 Dec 2017) ... more
Audio Out – Our listening post is now a listening bench. Darren Copeland of New Adventures in Sound Art (NAISA) curates the fall season featuring the work of Debashis Sinha (15 Sep – 22 Oct 2017) and Parisa Sabet (23 Oct – 3 Dec 2017).
Art Gallery of York University (AGYU) (T.O. Greater)
NEW publication
Marlon Griffith
. Symbols of Endurance includes essays by Chanzo Greenidge, Gabriel Levine, Claire Tancons, and Emelie Chhangur. The book covers the artist's massively ambitious Toronto project, Ring of Fire, with a good grounding in his previous procession-based work from all over the world. This Japanese-based, Trinidadian artist is one of the most interesting processional artists at work today, and this is the first book that looks intensively at his work ... more
NEW publication

Marlon Griffith
. Symbols of Endurance includes essays by Chanzo Greenidge, Gabriel Levine, Claire Tancons, and Emelie Chhangur. The book covers the artist's massively ambitious Toronto project, Ring of Fire, with a good grounding in his previous procession-based work from all over the world. This Japanese-based, Trinidadian artist is one of the most interesting processional artists at work today, and this is the first book that looks intensively at his work.
Art Gallery of York University (AGYU) (T.O. Greater)
Oct 3-15 | opening reception Sun 4 Oct, 1-4pm:
Urban TrapSyed Iqbal – acrylic paintings ... more
Urban Trap Syed Iqbal – acrylic paintings.
Cedar Ridge Gallery (T.O. Greater)
Jul 4-Aug 24:
Expressions: Children's Summer Art Camp. For more information, please call 416 396 4026 ... more
Expressions: Children's Summer Art Camp. For more information, please call 416 396 4026.
Cedar Ridge Gallery (T.O. Greater)
Jun 25-Oct 10, 2015 | closing reception Thur 8 Oct, 5-8:30pm:
The Flesh of The World. Curated by Amanda Cachia. Co-presented the Doris McCarthy Gallery, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, and University of Toronto Art Centre. At DMG featuring work by: Katherine Araniello, Ingrid Bachmann, Mowry Baden, Louise Bourgeois, Lisa Bufano and Jason Tschantré, Arseli Dokumaci, Sara Hendren, Darrin Martin, Carmen Papalia. At the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery / University of Toronto featuring work by: Mowry Baden, Raphaëlle de Groot, Helen Dowling, Lindsay Fisher, Erin Gee, Ann Hamilton, Wendy Jacob, Martin Kersels, Noëmi Lakmaier, Tim Lee, Bruce Nauman, Catherine Richards, Stelarc, Aaron Williamson, Alexa Wright, and Artur Zmijewski. Closing reception Thur 8 Oct, 5-8:30pm at DMG includes curator's talk (with ASL interpreter) at 7pm. A FREE bus will depart from Hart House (7 Hart House Circle, University of Toronto) for DMG at 4:30pm. The Flesh of the World is an exhibition presenting diverse and complex views of the body that might deepen qualities typically associated with competitive sports and games, such as the relationship between the body and technology, and how the senses might offer new forms of knowledge to corporeal performance and potential ... more
The Flesh of The World. Curated by Amanda Cachia.
Co-presented the Doris McCarthy Gallery, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, and University of Toronto Art Centre.
At DMG featuring work by: Katherine Araniello, Ingrid Bachmann, Mowry Baden, Louise Bourgeois, Lisa Bufano and Jason Tschantré, Arseli Dokumaci, Sara Hendren, Darrin Martin, Carmen Papalia.
At the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery / University of Toronto featuring work by: Mowry Baden, Raphaëlle de Groot, Helen Dowling, Lindsay Fisher, Erin Gee, Ann Hamilton, Wendy Jacob, Martin Kersels, Noëmi Lakmaier, Tim Lee, Bruce Nauman, Catherine Richards, Stelarc, Aaron Williamson, Alexa Wright, and Artur Zmijewski.
Closing reception Thur 8 Oct, 5-8:30pm at DMG includes curator's talk (with ASL interpreter) at 7pm. A FREE bus will depart from Hart House (7 Hart House Circle, University of Toronto) for DMG at 4:30pm.
The Flesh of the World is an exhibition presenting diverse and complex views of the body that might deepen qualities typically associated with competitive sports and games, such as the relationship between the body and technology, and how the senses might offer new forms of knowledge to corporeal performance and potential.
Doris McCarthy Gallery (T.O. Greater)
Oct 5-16, 2015 | closing reception Thur 15 Oct, 6-9pm:
Her Place and What Was Learned There. A drawing installation by Ellen Wright at Eleanor Winters Art Gallery, located within the Winters building at York University. Large-scale rubbings of domestic spaces, partial and fragmented, materialize melancholia within specific architecture and in relation to objects therein. While also referencing gender, these rubbings set apart and reacquaint the home as an inheritance ... more
Her Place and What Was Learned There. A drawing installation by Ellen Wright at Eleanor Winters Art Gallery, located within the Winters building at York University. Large-scale rubbings of domestic spaces, partial and fragmented, materialize melancholia within specific architecture and in relation to objects therein. While also referencing gender, these rubbings set apart and reacquaint the home as an inheritance.
Eleanor Winters Art Gallery (T.O. Greater)
Jul 1-31, 2017:
Ephemera: The Searchings of an Adopted Daughter. Mixed media and stained glass by Kate Greenway. Begun as a doctoral investigation, I counter a lack of artworks about adoptees, birth mothers and adoptive mothers who have experienced the lingering effects of an earlier culture of secrecy and sealed records. In my works of paper and glass art I use my own archival ephemera, including photographs, records and letters, as documentary evidence of my – and others' – adoptive experiences, and as a literal / symbolic connection to the ephemera of adoption. The process of fusing, shattering, layering, collaging and piecing together shards of glass into a cohesive whole is another metaphor for the multiple and layered challenges that affect all touched by adoption ... more
Ephemera: The Searchings of an Adopted Daughter. Mixed media and stained glass by Kate Greenway.
Begun as a doctoral investigation, I counter a lack of artworks about adoptees, birth mothers and adoptive mothers who have experienced the lingering effects of an earlier culture of secrecy and sealed records. In my works of paper and glass art I use my own archival ephemera, including photographs, records and letters, as documentary evidence of my – and others' – adoptive experiences, and as a literal / symbolic connection to the ephemera of adoption. The process of fusing, shattering, layering, collaging and piecing together shards of glass into a cohesive whole is another metaphor for the multiple and layered challenges that affect all touched by adoption.
Kate Greenway (T.O. Greater)
For the month of October, N Gallery is proud to début Aurélia Bizouard. In a collection entitled Chromatic Liaisons On Glass, Aurélia's works are a must-see. Born in the western suburb of Paris, she now resides in western Canada. Her unique approach to modern abstract art utilizes transparent glass and Plexiglass as her canvas, bringing colour to life while allowing light to dance through the art and breathe life into every piece. Make sure to visit N Gallery during the month of October to experience the works of Aurélia. Meet the artist event is to take place on Fri 8 Oct, 5-9pm. Please make sure to RSVP by Wed 6 Oct to ngallery@niko.com or 416 538 6351 ... more
For the month of October, N Gallery is proud to début Aurélia Bizouard. In a collection entitled Chromatic Liaisons on Glass, Aurélia's works are a must-see. Born in the western suburb of Paris, she now resides in western Canada. Her unique approach to modern abstract art utilizes transparent glass and Plexiglass as her canvas, bringing colour to life while allowing light to dance through the art and breathe life into every piece. Make sure to visit N Gallery during the month of October to experience the works of Aurélia. Meet the artist event is to take place on Fri 8 Oct, 5-9pm. Please make sure to RSVP by Wed 6 Oct to ngallery@niko.com or 416 538 6351.
N Gallery (T.O. Greater)
Sep 28-Oct 18 | reception Sun 4 Oct, 1-3:30pm:
Natasha Shelokova: Faces & Seasons. Shelokova explores the uniqueness of both the individual and nature through her portraits and landscapes, using a variety of mediums. Main Gallery ... more
Natasha Shelokova: Faces & Seasons. Shelokova explores the uniqueness of both the individual and nature through her portraits and landscapes, using a variety of mediums. Main Gallery.
Neilson Park Creative Centre (T.O. Greater)
Sep 28-Oct 18:
Etobicoke Quilters Guild: Annual Hall Challenge. The Etobicoke Quilters' Guild returns to the Hall Gallery with the results of their "annual challenge!" Hall Gallery ... more
Etobicoke Quilters Guild: Annual Hall Challenge. The Etobicoke Quilters' Guild returns to the Hall Gallery with the results of their "annual challenge!" Hall Gallery.
Neilson Park Creative Centre (T.O. Greater)
Sat 1 Jul 2017:
The Art Gallery of Mississauga is open Canada Day, 12noon-4pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Mississauga is open Canada Day, 12noon-4pm.
Art Gallery of Mississauga (T.O. Environs)
Sep 24, 2015 - Jan 3, 2016 | opening reception Thur 24 Sep, 7-9pm (FREE bus to the reception will depart at 6pm from Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto, returning at 8:30pm):
Beyond the Pines: Homer Watson and the Contemporary Canadian Landscape. Jason Brown, Jennifer Carvalho, April Hickox, Brian Jungen + Duane Linklater, Gavin Lynch, Reinhard Reitzenstein, and Monica Tap. [...] | Tweetgarden | Faisal Anwar. [...] Tweet with the #treeconfessions hashtag to take part in the work. www.tweetgarden.ca. | Sung from the Mouth of Cumae | Mary Grisey ... more
Beyond the Pines: Homer Watson and the Contemporary Canadian Landscape. Jason Brown, Jennifer Carvalho, April Hickox, Brian Jungen + Duane Linklater, Gavin Lynch, Reinhard Reitzenstein, and Monica Tap. Homer Watson is considered to be one of the founders of the Canadian landscape painting tradition. He aimed to give a "truthful representation" of the Canadian wilderness in his work, as distinct from the more romanticized style found in depictions of the English and European countryside. Contemporary Canadian artists looking at landscape must also find a way to access the "truth" of a subject that is not only strongly represented in our national artistic history, but one that is both deeply political and personal. Placing contemporary work by emerging and established artists alongside that of Watson illustrates the universality of the quest to appreciate and capture the landscape in which we live.
Tweetgarden | Faisal Anwar. An online, interactive installation in which participants turn private confessions and thoughts into a public artwork. Trees have been sites for people to gather and connect throughout history and mythology in cultures around the world. In Tweetgarden, watch a virtual tree grow – online and in the Gallery – as participants share their thoughts, wishes and confessions. Tweet with the #treeconfessions hashtag to take part in the work. www.tweetgarden.ca.
Sung from the Mouth of Cumae | Mary Grisey. This immersive fibre, ceramic and sound installation references the Cumean Sibyl, a Greek oracle who was said to have sung prophecies from the mouth of a cave. Using destructive processes on woven textiles, Grisey evokes the effects of time and decay on landscape, history and mythology.
Art Gallery of Mississauga (T.O. Environs)
Trusted by sculptors for 50 yearsArtcast offers complete services to sculptors – casting bronze, stainless steel, aluminum, pewter and silver / enlarging, mold making, polishing, patinating / repairs and restoration / wax and sculpting tools. Free estimates and tours available ... more
Trusted by sculptors for 50 yearsArtcast offers complete services to sculptors – casting bronze, stainless steel, aluminum, pewter and silver / enlarging, mold making, polishing, patinating / repairs and restoration / wax and sculpting tools. Free estimates and tours available.
Artcast Inc. (T.O. Environs)
Oct 6-10 | reception Sat 10 Oct, 6-10pm:
The Fall Harvest Festival. This exhibition event aims to highlight the importance of highlighting and supporting our local community. Artists of all mediums share their creativity to give thanks. Final FeastSat 10 Oct, 6-10pm – live performances, local food, spoken word, a community arts project and much more! Please email fallharvestfestival.bab@gmail.com for more info ... more
The Fall Harvest Festival. This exhibition event aims to highlight the importance of highlighting and supporting our local community. Artists of all mediums share their creativity to give thanks. Final FeastSat 10 Oct, 6-10pm – live performances, local food, spoken word, a community arts project and much more! Please email fallharvestfestival.bab@gmail.com for more info.
Beaux-Arts Galleries Brampton (T.O. Environs)
Oct 6-31 | reception Sun 25 Oct, 4-6pm:
Ye Old West. Introducing Roopa Punnen and Ritika Malkani ... more
Ye Old West. Introducing Roopa Punnen and Ritika Malkani and their adventures in the beauty of being aboriginal. Both being first generation Canadian immigrant, ties to a tiny island in the Persian Gulf and their passion for art. They have come together to present for your pleasure their collection of featured Trillium First Nations aboriginal art. Their tribute to the greatness of the true north. Feel free to visit the gallery, leave your feelings and feedback. Artists will be in attendance at the reception.
Beaux-Arts Galleries Brampton (T.O. Environs)
Oct 1-Nov 7, 2015 | opening reception Thur 1 Oct, 7-9pm:
Katharine Harvey: WAVES OF LIGHT ... more
Katharine Harvey: WAVES OF LIGHT.
Internationally recognized York Region artist Katharine Harvey's ongoing investigations into the qualities of light reflecting and refracting from the surfaces of water and glass have resulted in lush, acrylic paintings and spectacular site-specific installations comprised completely of recycled plastic. While these sculptures engage the imagination and generate awe, they also function as a warning about our unquenchable thirst for the instant, throwaway culture.
The Latcham Gallery (T.O. Environs)
Sat 1 Jul 2017:
Latcham Gallery is open Canada Day. 10am-4pm. Also, the Latcham Gallery will be at the Strawberry Festival again this year with an awesome art activity for all ages. Join us at Memorial Park to participate in our massive community art project, The Leaf Project! We are bringing new materials and showing new techniques, so stop by and create a leaf for our 1000-leaf mobile! ... more
Latcham Gallery is open Canada Day. 10am-4pm. Also, the Latcham Gallery will be at the Strawberry Festival again this year with an awesome art activity for all ages. Join us at Memorial Park to participate in our massive community art project, The Leaf Project! We are bringing new materials and showing new techniques, so stop by and create a leaf for our 1000-leaf mobile!
The Latcham Gallery (T.O. Environs)
May 18-Sep 1, 2017:
The Leaf Project.
Everyone is invited to participate in The Latcham Gallery's Leaf Project. The Gallery's goal is to collect over 1000 unique leaves to engage the community in a creative community project to mark Canada 150.
The leaf shape chosen is more graphic than organic and the tree's final form will echo this when the leaves are assembled into a huge mobile in the Latcham Gallery this fall. Each leaf will reflect the diverse ideas and motifs of artists and art lovers of all ages.
Go to www.latchamgallery.ca and use our leaf template to create the shape and size, or drop into 6240 Main Street, Stouffville to pick one up. Then draw, sew, paint, print, etc.! Create your leaf and mail it to us and we will add it to the mobile ... more
The Leaf Project.
Everyone is invited to participate in The Latcham Gallery's Leaf Project. The Gallery's goal is to collect over 1000 unique leaves to engage the community in a creative community project to mark Canada 150.
The leaf shape chosen is more graphic than organic and the tree's final form will echo this when the leaves are assembled into a huge mobile in the Latcham Gallery this fall. Each leaf will reflect the diverse ideas and motifs of artists and art lovers of all ages.
Go to www.latchamgallery.ca and use our leaf template to create the shape and size, or drop into 6240 Main Street, Stouffville to pick one up. Then draw, sew, paint, print, etc.! Create your leaf and mail it to us and we will add it to the mobile.
The Latcham Gallery (T.O. Environs)
Jan 1 & 2, 2017:
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection's holiday schedule includes open hours – 10am-4pm Dec 26, Jan 1 & 2. (Closed Christmas Day) ... more
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection's holiday schedule includes open hours – 10am-4pm Dec 26, Jan 1 & 2. (Closed Christmas Day).
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Mon 7 Aug 2017:
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is open Benjamin Vaughan Day / Civic Holiday Monday, 10am-5pm ... more
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is open Benjamin Vaughan Day / Civic Holiday Monday, 10am-5pm.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Mon 10 Oct 2016:
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is open Thanksgiving Day, 10am-5pm ... more
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is open Thanksgiving Day, 10am-5pm.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Mon 22 May 2017:
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is open Victoria Day, 10am-5pm ... more
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is open Victoria Day, 10am-5pm.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Mon 5 Sep 2016:
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is open Labour Day, 10am-5pm ... more
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is open Labour Day, 10am-5pm.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Easter weekend 2017:
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is open on Good Friday and all Easter weekend, including Monday, 10am-4pm ... more
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is open on Good Friday and all Easter weekend, including Monday, 10am-4pm.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Apr 18-Oct 12, 2015:
The Photographs of Frank (Franz) Johnston. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection with Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival. Curated by Sharona Adamowicz-Clements and Neil David MacDonald ... more
The Photographs of Frank (Franz) Johnston.
Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection with Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival.
Curated by Sharona Adamowicz-Clements and Neil David MacDonald.
Through a selection of Frank Johnston's photographs of the Canadian outdoors, some juxtaposed with related paintings from the McMichael, this exhibition examines the relationship between the photograph as source imagery and the final painting. It offers insight into Johnston's working method, how he perceived the world around him through the photography, and how his paintings, which became more realistic over time – were influenced by photography.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Sep 19, 2015 - Feb 15, 2016:
Transforming Spirit: The Cameron / Bredt Collection of Contemporary Northwest Coast Art. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Curated by Chris Finn ... more
Transforming Spirit: The Cameron / Bredt Collection of Contemporary Northwest Coast Art. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Curated by Chris Finn.
This show tells the story of Jamie Cameron and Christopher Bredt and their passionate commitment to art from Canada's Northwest Coast, showcasing work by 27 of the region's most celebrated contemporary artists. Among the exhibition's featured works – which have been gifted to the McMichael's permanent collection – are bentwood boxes, rattles, blankets, and several works on paper, all by well-known artists, as well as many examples of an object important for its expressive qualities – the mask.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Oct 3, 2015 - Jan 31, 2016:
This House Was Made For Christmas. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Curated by Sharona Adamowicz-Clements. This exhibition celebrates the art of Christmas greeting cards, which were designed by seminal Canadian artists of the 20th century. Several members of the Group of Seven, including Lawren Harris, J. E. H. MacDonald, and A. J. Casson, and their contemporaries, as well as aboriginal artists of Canada are represented with works drawn from the McMichael art and archival collections as well as private holdings ... more
This House Was Made For Christmas.
Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.
Curated by Sharona Adamowicz-Clements.
This exhibition celebrates the art of Christmas greeting cards, which were designed by seminal Canadian artists of the 20th century. Several members of the Group of Seven, including Lawren Harris, J. E. H. MacDonald, and A. J. Casson, and their contemporaries, as well as aboriginal artists of Canada are represented with works drawn from the McMichael art and archival collections as well as private holdings, some of which have never been displayed before.
The inspiration for this exhibition stems from Pierre Berton's 1956 article "The House That Was Made for Christmas" (Canadian Homes and Gardens magazine), which featured the foundation for the McMichael gallery – the actual home of the founders – as a special place of Christmas spirit. This exhibition reflects on the gallery's tradition of homeliness and neighbourly gathering for holiday joy.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Oct 4-Nov 1, 2015 | Sun 4 Oct, celebration 12:30-2:30pm, remarks at 1:30pm:
Art Mentorship Project 2015. Join artists Césan d'Ornellas Levine and John Lowndes for the official opening Sun 4 Oct of the Art Mentorship Project 2015. The program provides support to emerging artists and fosters professional development, production and exhibition under the guidance of local established artists in a distinctly Canadian context ... more
Art Mentorship Project 2015. Join artists Césan d'Ornellas Levine and John Lowndes for the official opening of the Art Mentorship Project 2015. The program provides support to emerging artists and fosters professional development, production and exhibition under the guidance of local established artists in a distinctly Canadian context.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Nov 18, 2015 - Jun 15, 2017:
A Foundation for Fifty Years: McMichael Masterworks. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Curated by Sarah Stanners ... more
A Foundation for Fifty Years: McMichael Masterworks.
Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.
Curated by Sarah Stanners.
The McMichael owes its existence and collection to the generosity of donors. A Foundation for Fifty Years presents some of the most significant donations made for the McMichael gallery's founding year (1966) by Signe and Robert McMichael, as well as by their peers, who wanted to gift the public with beautiful Canadian masterworks. Installed in the main gallery, this collection celebrates the works of the Group of Seven and their contemporaries. Artists on show include Tom Thomson, Lawren Harris, David Milne, and Emily Carr, to name a few. The exhibition space has been restored to its 1960s modernist style, in a manner that the McMichaels intended: traditional materials with modern lines.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Thursdays Jul 1-Oct 31:
Thursday Night Lates. The McMichael remains open until 10pm every Thursday Jul 1-Oct 31! We have tons of pop-up programming on offer –
Oct 27, 7-7:45pm
: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-8:30pm: Hidden Treasures and Haunted Walk. Discover eerie artifacts and spooky stories! It's nearly Hallowe'en and the gallery and grounds are full of ghoulish goodies ... more
Thursday Night Lates. The McMichael remains open until 10pm every Thursday Jul 1-Oct 31! We have tons of pop-up programming on offer –
Jul 7, 6:30-7:30pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-9pm: artist talk by Thom Sokoloski, in connection with his outdoor installation Colour of the River Running Through Us, and meditation and haiku workshop by Jenny McCowan.
Jul 14, 6:30-7:30pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-8:30pm: The NDN WayBrian Solomon and Mariana Medellin-Meinke re-imagine, remix and interpret Cree philosophies about medicine teachings, pipe ceremonies, sweat lodges and death in a highly theatrical, visual art-warp.
Jul 21, 6:30-7:30pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7-9pm: Drink wine. Make art. Grab a glass of wine and drop into a workshop to print, paint, cut and collage. No experience necessary. Suggested donation: $10. 8:30-9:10pm: Special Art Bus tour of Sarah Anne Johnson: Field Trip. (The Art Bus departs at 5:30pm from Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto, for the McMichael, returns 10pm. Seating is limited: http://bit.ly/2axhxL3).
Jul 28, 6:30-7:30pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-8:30pm: Arco Violini, chamber orchestra of advanced students from Etobicoke Suzuki Music directed by Dr. Zachary Ebin.
Aug 4, 6:30-7:30pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-8:30pm: Tradition meets technology with this special adult iPad® workshop and tour focusing on the work of Anishinaabe artist Norval Morrisseau.
Aug 11, 6:30-7:30pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-8:30pm: Two-time world champion Lisa Odjig performs an electric hoop dance – 17 hoops, and all the hops. Join a FREE workshop after the performance.
Aug 18, 6:30-7:30pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7-9pm: Drink wine. Make art. Grab a glass of wine and drop into a workshop to print, paint, cut and collage. No experience necessary. Suggested donation: $10. 8:30-9:10pm: Special Art Bus tour of Sarah Anne Johnson: Field Trip. (The Art Bus departs at 5:30pm from Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto, for the McMichael, returns 10pm. Seating is limited: http://bit.ly/2axhxL3).
Aug 25, 6:30-7:30pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-8:30pm: Talk and Night Hike. Night trails and spooky tales – the McMichael partners with the Kortright Centre to give you the best of the gallery, indoors and out.
Sep 1, 6:30-7:15pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-8:30pm: McMichael Wine Tasting. Sample wines from Diamond Estates, including the McMichael Group of Seven Collection, and Pelee Islands wineries.
Sep 8, 7-7:45pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-8:30pm: A Night with Tom Thomson. We open the doors to Tom Thomson's private studio for a rare glimpse into his mysterious life and death. Sketch while listening to this truly phenomenal and peculiar story. Also, Collective Arts Brewing, Ontario craft brewers, bring their award-winning beers to the McMichael for an evening of beer, food and art.
Sep 15, 7-7:45pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7-9pm: Drink wine. Make art. Grab a glass of wine and drop into a workshop to print, paint, cut and collage. No experience necessary. Suggested donation: $10. 8:30-9:10pm: Special Art Bus tour of exhibitions. (The Art Bus departs at 5:30pm from Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto, for the McMichael, returns 10pm. Seating is limited: http://bit.ly/2axhxL3.
Sep 22, 7-7:45pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7-9pm: Drink wine. Make art. Grab a glass of wine and drop into a workshop to print, paint, cut and collage. No experience necessary. Suggested donation: $10.
Sep 29, 7-7:45pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions.
Oct 6, 7-7:45pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-8:30pm: Evening Yoga. Join yoga instructor Sarahjane in-gallery for this meditative flow of bodies, hearts, and minds.
Oct 13, 7-7:45pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7-8:30pm: Canadian Museum Association Cookbook launch, with chef Ted Reader cooking demonstration.
Oct 20, 7-7:45pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-8:30pm: Drink wine. Make art. Grab a glass of wine and drop into a workshop to print, paint, cut and collage. No experience necessary. Suggested donation: $10. 8:30-9:10pm: Special Art Bus tour of exhibitions. (The Art Bus departs at 5:30pm from Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto, for the McMichael, returns 10pm. Seating is limited: http://bit.ly/2axhxL3.
Oct 27, 7-7:45pm: FREE docent-guided tour of 50/50/50 exhibitions; 7:30-8:30pm: Hidden Treasures and Haunted Walk. Discover eerie artifacts and spooky stories! It's nearly Hallowe'en and the gallery and grounds are full of ghoulish goodies.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Dec 17, 2016 - Sep 17, 2017:
Lawren Harris: Leaps and Bounds. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Curated by Dr. Sarah Stanners. The leading member of the Group of Seven, Lawren S. Harris has become one of the most recognizable figures in landscape painting in Canada. A lesser known side of Harris's story is that he spent the second half of his career as an abstract painter. This exhibition demonstrates the breadth of Harris's oeuvre using works drawn entirely from the McMichael's collection, and includes personal photographs of the painter and some of the tools and materials he used to create his masterpieces ... more
Lawren Harris: Leaps and Bounds.
Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.
Curated by Dr. Sarah Stanners.
The leading member of the Group of Seven, Lawren S. Harris has become one of the most recognizable figures in landscape painting in Canada. A lesser known side of Harris's story is that he spent the second half of his career as an abstract painter. This exhibition demonstrates the breadth of Harris's oeuvre using works drawn entirely from the McMichael's collection, and includes personal photographs of the painter and some of the tools and materials he used to create his masterpieces.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Feb 4-Sep 4, 2017:
Higher States: Lawren S. Harris and His American Contemporaries. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Curated by Dr. Roald Nasgaard and Gwendolyn Owens. This selection of approximately 70 paintings takes a new Canadian perspective regarding the exciting and spiritual body of abstract work by Lawren Harris and his US counterparts. Higher States frames the iconic Canadian landscape painter and member of the Group of Seven in the larger North American context during his years in New Hampshire and New Mexico, and features an important presentation of his US contemporaries, including Georgia O'Keeffe, Arthur Dove, Emil Bisttram, and Marsden Hartley ... more
Higher States: Lawren S. Harris and His American Contemporaries.
Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.
Curated by Dr. Roald Nasgaard and Gwendolyn Owens.
This selection of approximately 70 paintings takes a new Canadian perspective regarding the exciting and spiritual body of abstract work by Lawren Harris and his US counterparts. Higher States frames the iconic Canadian landscape painter and member of the Group of Seven in the larger North American context during his years in New Hampshire and New Mexico, and features an important presentation of his US contemporaries, including Georgia O'Keeffe, Arthur Dove, Emil Bisttram, and Marsden Hartley.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Mar 11-Aug 20, 2017:
Steve Driscoll & Finn O'Hara: Size Matters. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Primary Exhibition for Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival ... more
Steve Driscoll & Finn O'Hara: Size Matters.
Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.
Primary Exhibition for Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival.
Size Matters brings together the work of painter Steve Driscoll and photographer Finn O'Hara for their first-ever exhibition at a public art gallery. These Toronto-based artists face a dichotomy familiar to many millennials: urban lifestyles combined with a love for the outdoors. The resulting images are moments of intervention on landscapes that are sharply foreign to the production and even the subject matter of the paintings themselves. Their work is a creative response to the need for a sense of scale.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
May 6-Oct 29, 2017:
The Group of Seven Guitar Project. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Curated by Dr. Sarah Stanners. The Group of Seven Guitar Project explores the art of guitar making inspired by the Group of Seven and Tom Thomson. This exhibition puts the spotlight on seven masterwork guitars commissioned by the McMichael from great Canadian luthiers Jean Larrivée, Tony Duggan-Smith, George Gray, Sergei de Jonge, William "Grit" Laskin, Linda Manzer and David Wren, along with an eighth guitar dedicated to Thomson. Accompanying the extraordinary handcrafted guitars is a curated show of paintings featuring works by the Group of Seven and Tom Thomson, and a live performance film sceening in the interactiveand innovative gallery space ... more
The Group of Seven Guitar Project.
Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.
Curated by Dr. Sarah Stanners.
The Group of Seven Guitar Project explores the art of guitar making inspired by the Group of Seven and Tom Thomson. This exhibition puts the spotlight on seven masterwork guitars commissioned by the McMichael from great Canadian luthiers Jean Larrivée, Tony Duggan-Smith, George Gray, Sergei de Jonge, William "Grit" Laskin, Linda Manzer and David Wren, along with an eighth guitar dedicated to Thomson. Accompanying the extraordinary handcrafted guitars is a curated show of paintings featuring works by the Group of Seven and Tom Thomson, and a live performance film sceening in the interactive and innovative gallery space.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Mar 4-Aug 20, 2017:
Morrisseau at the McMichael. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Curated by Dr. Sarah Stanners. A bold and colourful journey unfolds at the McMichael with the return of the work of ground-breaking artist Norval Morrisseau ... more
Morrisseau at the McMichael.
Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.
Curated by Dr. Sarah Stanners.
A bold and colourful journey unfolds at the McMichael with the return of the work of ground-breaking artist Norval Morrisseau. Morrisseau at the McMichael takes visitors back to the summer of 1979, when the gallery was honoured to host Morrisseau as artist-in-residence. During this time, the artist worked on sixteen commissioned works, including the masterpiece Shaman and Disciples. This exhibition is drawn entirely from the McMichael's collection, and includes works from the 1979 commission as well as intimate photos of the artist at work in the Tom Thomson Shack on the McMichael grounds.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Jul 1-Nov 19, 2017 | opening Canada Day, Sat 1 Jul:
Passion Over Reason: Tom Thomson & Joyce Wieland. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Curated by Dr. Sarah Stanners. Consider this exhibition a love letter to Tom Thomson and Canada. Passion Over Reason: Tom Thomson & Joyce Wieland takes a critical approach to our fascination with Thomson and demonstrates how today's current culture of hipster fashion, as well as the cultivation of outsider creed, has confirmed what Joyce Wieland pointed to in the 1970s: Thomson is Canada ... more
Passion Over Reason: Tom Thomson & Joyce Wieland.
Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Curated by Dr. Sarah Stanners.
Consider this exhibition a love letter to Tom Thomson and Canada. Passion Over Reason: Tom Thomson & Joyce Wieland takes a critical approach to our fascination with Thomson and demonstrates how today's current culture of hipster fashion, as well as the cultivation of outsider creed, has confirmed what Joyce Wieland pointed to in the 1970s: Thomson is Canada.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Opening Sat 2 Sep 2017:
Annie Pootoogook: Cutting Ice. Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Curated by Dr. Nancy Campbell. Annie Pootoogook: Cutting Ice celebrates the strength and contemporaneity of this Canadian Inuk artist while uncovering how it influenced her peers. Alongside Pootoogook's well-known pen and coloured pencil drawings, this exhibition includes works by artists Shuvinai Ashoona, Itee Pootoogook, Jutai Toonoo, Ohotaq Mikkigak and Siassie Kenneally, showing how Annie Pootoogook made it possible to begin a different conversation that celebrates Inuit art in new ways in Canada and the world ... more
Annie Pootoogook: Cutting Ice.
Organized by the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.
Curated by Dr. Nancy Campbell.
Annie Pootoogook: Cutting Ice celebrates the strength and contemporaneity of this Canadian Inuk artist while uncovering how it influenced her peers. Alongside Pootoogook's well-known pen and coloured pencil drawings, this exhibition includes works by artists Shuvinai Ashoona, Itee Pootoogook, Jutai Toonoo, Ohotaq Mikkigak and Siassie Kenneally, showing how Annie Pootoogook made it possible to begin a different conversation that celebrates Inuit art in new ways in Canada and the world. 
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (T.O. Environs)
Jun 14-Oct 18, 2015 | opening reception & artist's talk Sun 14 Jun, 2-4pm:
Long Moments: New Work by Olex Wlasenko. Explore the new drawings of Olex Wlasenko inspired by images from PAMA's Archives collection and his interest in the history of theatre in Peel ... more
Long Moments: New Work by Olex Wlasenko.
Explore the new drawings of Olex Wlasenko inspired by images from PAMA's Archives collection and his interest in the history of theatre in Peel.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (T.O. Environs)
Sep 26, 2015 - Jan 10, 2016 | opening reception Sun 4 Oct, 2-4pm:
Stephanie Rayner: Boat of Eternal Return. Curated by Tom Smart ... more
Stephanie Rayner: Boat of Eternal Return.
Curated by Thomas Smart.
This exhibition presents and interprets Stephanie Rayner's sculptural installation Boat of Eternal Return. The 29-foot boat showcases multi-layered meanings touching on the passage of time, life and death, regeneration and reincarnation. This highly unique piece is a symbol of how imagination can be given shape and form through an array of materials.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (T.O. Environs)
Oct 4, 2015 - Jan 17, 2016 | opening reception Sun 4 Oct, 2-4pm:
Point of Inspiration. Curated by Gerrie Loveys. This two-part exhibition focusses on the point of inspiration behind the creation of art works using examples from PAMA's collection. The Main Gallery contains work by artists such as David Partridge, Riduan Tomkins, Dionne Simpson and Richard Storms, and the Works on Paper Gallery features multi-media works by York Wilson ... more
Point of Inspiration.
Curated by Gerrie Loveys.
This two-part exhibition focusses on the point of inspiration behind the creation of art works using examples from PAMA's collection. The Main Gallery contains work by artists such as David Partridge, Riduan Tomkins, Dionne Simpson and Richard Storms, and the Works on Paper Gallery features multi-media works by York Wilson.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (T.O. Environs)
Tours
PAMA general tours Thursdays at 8pm. Each Thursday night, one of our lively staff will lead you on a half-hour tour of a selected exhibition, highlighting key points, artifacts, and / or pieces. All tours meet in the Art Gallery lobby. Call 905 791 4055 to confirm ... more
PAMA general tours Thursdays at 8pm. Each Thursday night, one of our lively staff will lead you on a half-hour tour of a selected exhibition, highlighting key points, artifacts, and / or pieces. All tours meet in the Art Gallery lobby. Call 905 791 4055 to confirm.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (T.O. Environs)
Mon 15 Feb 2016:
The Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives is open on Family Day, 10am-4:30pm, with FREE admission all day!
Spend a fun-filled Family Day at PAMA and take part in our FREE workshops, activities and exhibitions. With inspiration from our We Are Here, Stitched Together: The Art and Warmth of Quilts, and From the Heart of Turtle Island exhibitions, families can enjoy storytelling, music and activities.
Drop-in family activities 10am-4pm: Mixed media collage inspired by Anne Beam; creative quilts; Build Your Own City inspired by Unbuilt Peel; choose your own adventure scavenger hunt; PAMA selfie station; mystery box stations.
10:30am-12:30pm: Aboriginal storytelling with Patricia ChrisJohn and John Keeshig.
1:30pm: Aboriginal dance performance ... more
The Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives is open on Family Day, 10am-4:30pm, with FREE admission all day!
Spend a fun-filled Family Day at PAMA and take part in our FREE workshops, activities and exhibitions. With inspiration from our We Are Here, Stitched Together: The Art and Warmth of Quilts, and From the Heart of Turtle Island exhibitions, families can enjoy storytelling, music and activities.
Drop-in family activities 10am-4pm: Mixed media collage inspired by Anne Beam; creative quilts; Build Your Own City inspired by Unbuilt Peel; choose your own adventure scavenger hunt; PAMA selfie station; mystery box stations.
10:30am-12:30pm: Aboriginal storytelling with Patricia ChrisJohn and John Keeshig.
1:30pm: Aboriginal dance performance.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (T.O. Environs)
5 Sep 2015 -- 3 Jan 2016 | reception + RMG Friday: Fri 11 Sep, 7-10pm | symposium Sat 12 Sep, 11am-3pm:
Beyond Measure: Domesticating Distance. Meera Margaret Singh, Surendra Lawoti, Abdullah M. I. Syed, Asma Sultana, Tazeen Qayyum. In collaboration with SAVAC (South Asian Visual Arts Centre), the RMG presents an exhibition of South Asian artists who address the notion of absence within diasporic communities. Curated by Ambereen Siddiqui ... more
Beyond Measure: Domesticating Distance. Meera Margaret Singh, Surendra Lawoti, Abdullah M. I. Syed, Asma Sultana, Tazeen Qayyum.
In collaboration with SAVAC (South Asian Visual Arts Centre), the RMG presents an exhibition of South Asian artists who address the notion of absence within diasporic communities. Curated by Ambereen Siddiqui.
Robert McLaughlin Gallery (T.O. Environs)
26 Aug 2015 -- 24 Jan 2016:
Mindful Manipulation: Selections from the Thomas Bouckley Collection. Curated by Sonya Jones ... more
Mindful Manipulation: Selections from the Thomas Bouckley Collection. Curated by Sonya Jones.
Robert McLaughlin Gallery (T.O. Environs)
12 Sep 2015 -- 7 Aug 2016 | exhibition tour + RMG Friday: Fri 11 Sep, 7-10pm:
Moving Image: Works from the Permanent Collection. The RMG Collection, strongly defined by mid-century modernism, holds examples of movement in abstraction – colour and line creating illusions of motion. [...]. Curated by Linda Jansma ... more
Moving Image: Works from the Permanent Collection.
The RMG Collection, strongly defined by mid-century modernism, holds examples of movement in abstraction – colour and line creating illusions of motion. There are also emotionally moving images, both individual and collective, and, too, the physical movement of animals and humans. Curated by Linda Jansma.
Robert McLaughlin Gallery (T.O. Environs)
Mon 15 Feb 2016:
The Robert McLaughlin Gallery is open Family Day, 12noon-4pm. Drop in 1-3pm for Lunar Year Celebration: Year of the Monkey! This fifth annual event will inspire the artist in all of us! We will design and paint our own paper lanterns, discover animal zodiacs to make creative animal masks, among other celebratory art making activities. Registration not required ... more
The Robert McLaughlin Gallery is open Family Day, 12noon-4pm. Drop in 1-3pm for Lunar Year Celebration: Year of the Monkey! This fifth annual event will inspire the artist in all of us! We will design and paint our own paper lanterns, discover animal zodiacs to make creative animal masks, among other celebratory art making activities. Registration not required.
Robert McLaughlin Gallery (T.O. Environs)
Sep 19-Oct 11, 2015 | opening reception Sat 19 Sep, 1pm:
Wear Me: Art | Body | Tech ... more
Wear Me: Art | Body | Tech.
This fall, Station Gallery partners with UOIT's Decimal Lab to expand dialogues around motives of wearable technology. Through this group exhibition we can discover a body that is constantly negotiating demands made by technology – both humanizing and dehumanizing. Wear Me imagines devices and gadgets as agents in dialogue with the human subject / body. It probes relationships between the two such as advancement, collaboration, co-sensing, friendship, imprisonment, nostalgia, parasitism, play, surveillance, interdependence and many more. This display imagines humans and wearable components contextualized within physical, social, political, and phenomenological networks rather than in isolated subjectivity. The intent is to incite artistic exploration through provocative, playful or challenging contributions.
Station Gallery (T.O. Environs)
Sep 19-Oct 11, 2015 | opening reception Sat 19 Sep, 1pm:
Whitby: 100 Years of Change ... more
Whitby: 100 Years of Change.
Over the century, Whitby has seen many changes with lots of urban growth. Whitby Seniors Services Photographic Club takes account of the restless transformations, development and urban renewals over the years. This collective photo exhibition features vintage black and white photographs sourced from the Whitby Archives, coupled with contemporary views taken on the same sites.
Station Gallery (T.O. Environs)
Mon 15 Feb 2016:
Station Gallery is open Family Day, 11am-2pm ... more
Station Gallery is open Family Day, 11am-2pm.
Station Gallery (T.O. Environs)
Mon 1 Aug 2016:
Varley Art Gallery is open Civic Holiday Monday, 11am-4pm ... more
Varley Art Gallery is open Civic Holiday Monday, 11am-4pm.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (T.O. Environs)
Jan 31, 2015 - Jan 10, 2016 | opening reception Sun 1 Feb, 2-4pm:
Through the Looking Glass: F. H. Varley in British Columbia ... more
Through the Looking Glass: F. H. Varley in British Columbia.
The rich landscapes of Varley's British Columbia period are presented with a rotating selection of historical paintings representing Western Canada.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (T.O. Environs)
Sep 19, 2015 - Jan 10, 2016 | opening reception Sun 20 Sep, 2-4pm, preceded by artist talk 1-2pm:
Brendan Fernandes: In Position ... more
Brendan Fernandes: In Position.
Working in dance, performance and installation, Brendan Fernandes explores the undulating form of the arabesque – as a calligraphic gesture, a decorative motif, and a dance step.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (T.O. Environs)
Sep 19, 2015 - Jan 10, 2016 | opening reception Sun 20 Sep, 2-4pm:
Jennie Suddick: Of nails and rope ladders ... more
Jennie Suddick: Of nails and rope ladders. Following a residency at the McKay Art Centre, Jennie Suddick presents a series of architectural models of tree houses and forts rendered as fantastical outdoor play areas.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (T.O. Environs)
May 13-Sep 4, 2017 | Summer exhibitions opening reception Sat 13 May, 6-8pm:
Mother Tongue: Chun Hua Catherine Dong, Raafia Jessa, Jihee Min, Yvonne Singer, Shellie Zhang, Alize Zorlutuna. Language is a universal and abstract system of sounds and symbols. Yet, the social, political and cultural contexts in which a language is spoken greatly affect its development and usages. In ever increasingly globalized societies, our sociolinguistic identity is not often singular.  The language we speak at home, or learned as a child – our mother tongue – may not be the same one used in our everyday lives. Mother Tongue invites us to consider the complex relationships that exist between language and identity; how it defines who we are and how it can inform visual artistic practice.

Jon Sasaki: Things Saved for a Rainy Day. As part of Present | Perfect | Continuous, a year-long exhibition celebrating the Varley Art Gallery's 20th anniversary, Jon Sasaki was invited to create new work in response to our archival holdings. An unused panel from F. H. Varley's studio left in stormy weather is a meditation on the depictions of atmospheric elements in Varley's paintings and on the physical environment in which they are stored and displayed. Varley's junk drawer of 1969 made useful in the present is an attempt to imbue a collection of random "bits and pieces" with a new purpose.

Present | Perfect | Continuous. To celebrate our 20th anniversary, a year-long rotation of our most popular works by F. H. Varley are on view in the Collections Gallery. In addition, selected interventions by contemporary artists bring new insights to the study of F. H. Varley's work from our collection ... more
Mother Tongue: Chun Hua Catherine Dong, Raafia Jessa, Jihee Min, Yvonne Singer, Shellie Zhang, Alize Zorlutuna. Language is a universal and abstract system of sounds and symbols. Yet, the social, political and cultural contexts in which a language is spoken greatly affect its development and usages. In ever increasingly globalized societies, our sociolinguistic identity is not often singular.  The language we speak at home, or learned as a child – our mother tongue – may not be the same one used in our everyday lives. Mother Tongue invites us to consider the complex relationships that exist between language and identity; how it defines who we are and how it can inform visual artistic practice.

Jon Sasaki: Things Saved for a Rainy Day. As part of Present | Perfect | Continuous, a year-long exhibition celebrating the Varley Art Gallery's 20th anniversary, Jon Sasaki was invited to create new work in response to our archival holdings. An unused panel from F. H. Varley's studio left in stormy weather is a meditation on the depictions of atmospheric elements in Varley's paintings and on the physical environment in which they are stored and displayed. Varley's junk drawer of 1969 made useful in the present is an attempt to imbue a collection of random "bits and pieces" with a new purpose.

Present | Perfect | Continuous. To celebrate our 20th anniversary, a year-long rotation of our most popular works by F. H. Varley are on view in the Collections Gallery. In addition, selected interventions by contemporary artists bring new insights to the study of F. H. Varley's work from our collection.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (T.O. Environs)
Saturdays & Sundays at 2pm:
Public tours. We offer FREE public tours. Led by our talented and highly trained docents, you can learn more about our current exhibitions, Mother Tongue. // Present | Perfect | Continuous. // Jon Sasaki: Things Saved for a Rainy Day (May 13-Sep 4, 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, Mother Tongue. // Present | Perfect | Continuous. // Jon Sasaki: Things Saved for a Rainy Day (May 13-Sep 4, 2017). There is no need to register – simply join us in the Gallery lobby.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (T.O. Environs)
Oct:
Oshawa Camera Club ... more
Oshawa Camera Club.
Visual Arts Centre of Clarington (T.O. Environs)
Oct-Dec:
Marnie Packman ... more
Marnie Packman.
Visual Arts Centre of Clarington (T.O. Environs)
Sat 1 Jul 2017:
Visual Arts Centre of Clarington is open Canada Day, 10am-4pm ... more
Visual Arts Centre of Clarington is open Canada Day, 10am-4pm.
Visual Arts Centre of Clarington (T.O. Environs)
Oct 1-31 | meet the artists at opening night reception Thur 1 Oct, 7-9pm:
337 Sketch Gallery, in Hamilton's emerging art scene, presenting the 5th Annual Miniature Show. Experience a unique opportunity to view miniature paintings, photography, mixed media and fabric art by local and international artists ... more
337 Sketch Gallery, in Hamilton's emerging art scene, presenting the 5th Annual Miniature Show. Experience a unique opportunity to view miniature paintings, photography, mixed media and fabric art by local and international artists.
337 Sketch Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Fri 1 Jul 2016:
Agora Gallery is open Canada Day, 11am-5pm ... more
Agora Gallery is open Canada Day, 11am-5pm.
Agora Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Oct 3-31, 2015 | opening Sat 3 Oct, 2-5pm:
Tom Campbell: Listening to Silence ... more
Tom Campbell: Listening to Silence explores precious moments of silence in urban life, our desire to travel to distant lands and escape to wilderness, while at the same time often being unable to truly appreciate silence, as we bring our gadgets and home comforts along. Stratford-raised in a theatre family, Campbell initially studied stage design in London, England before going on to study painting at Camden Arts Centre, then painting and sculpture at Camberwell School of Art and Design. He has worked for television and theatre, and teaches painting at Toronto School of Art and in Ikaria, Greece.
Agora Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Sat 1 Jul 2017:
The Art Gallery of Burlington is open Canada Day, 12noon-5pm. Canada Day schedule: community celebration & BBQ at 1pm; chime painting and quilting demonstrations 1-4pm; Garden of Chimes Courtyard opening 2pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Burlington is open Canada Day, 12noon-5pm. Canada Day schedule: community celebration & BBQ at 1pm; chime painting and quilting demonstrations 1-4pm; Garden of Chimes Courtyard opening 2pm.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
Mon 20 Feb 2017:
The Art Gallery of Burlington is open Family Day, 12noon-5pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Burlington is open Family Day, 12noon-5pm.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
Sep 19-Nov 15, 2015:
In Spirit. In Spirit presents the work of Tim Laurin, John Latour and Heather Murray. [...] Co-curated by Virginia Eichhorn, Tom Thomson Art Gallery, and Denis Longchamps, Art Gallery of Burlington ... more
In Spirit.
In Spirit presents the work of Tim Laurin, John Latour and Heather Murray.
Tim Laurin works and plays with family and found photographs that he reinterprets. His practice focuses on identity and memory and how one informs the other and keeps in flux one's sense of self.
John Latour's text-based art, sculpture, and found photography highlight the ways in which we connect with the past, and how this uniquely human activity is mediated through words, objects and images. In some of his recent works, he explores the ideas of spirit communication and physical mediumship as metaphors for communicating with the past.
Heather Murray is influenced by her rural backdrop and creates diligently and enthusiastically out of her haunted historical studio in Owen Sound, Ontario. She is drawn to our collective histories and the imaginary world of those who walked before us. She is a collector of ephemera, memories and rich discards that may (or may not) inform her work.
Co-curated by Virginia Eichhorn, Tom Thomson Art Gallery, and Denis Longchamps, Art Gallery of Burlington.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
Sep 19-Dec 31, 2015:
Thrown. [...] Drawn from the AGB's Permanent Collection of Contemporary Canadian Ceramics, five artists – Bruce Cochrane, Reid Flock, Harlan House, Ruth Gowdy McKinley, and Kayo O'Young demonstrate their mastery over the medium ... more
Thrown.
While the thrown vessel is the most common ceramic form, great skill is required to achieve total control in the medium. Once this level of skill is reached the artist can then either create ever more complex forms or loosen up and relax. Drawn from the AGB's Permanent Collection of Contemporary Canadian Ceramics, five artists – Bruce Cochrane, Reid Flock, Harlan House, Ruth Gowdy McKinley, and Kayo O'Young demonstrate their mastery over the medium.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
Sep 18-Oct 18, 2015:
Click. Clip. Paste. Jonathan Smith presents fifteen of his photo-collages ranging from the earliest created around 1997, to the latest one hung while the glue was still wet ... more
Click. Clip. Paste.
Jonathan Smith presents fifteen of his photo-collages ranging from the earliest created around 1997, to the latest one hung while the glue was still wet. Friends and family of the artist act as his models in this show. The presence of the artist is suggested through his reflection with his eyeglasses or drinking glasses located in the foreground. Each work follows a set of formal principles: a grid is used for the collage composition following concerns of proportions, dynamic tensions and lines. The photos however were taken without any planned composition in mind. Many are captured at a table sharing a meal, at other times the models pose for the purpose of creating a collage.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
Easter weekend 2017:
Art Gallery of Burlington is open Good Friday, 14 Apr, 12noon-5pm; open Sat 15 Apr, 10am-5pm; closed Easter Sunday, 16 Apr; and open Easter Monday, 17 Apr, 9am-6pm ... more
Art Gallery of Burlington is open Good Friday, 14 Apr, 12noon-5pm; open Sat 15 Apr, 10am-5pm; closed Easter Sunday, 16 Apr; and open Easter Monday, 17 Apr, 9am-6pm.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
Mon 22 May 2017:
The Art Gallery of Burlington is open Victoria Day, 12noon-5pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Burlington is open Victoria Day, 12noon-5pm.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
Mon 7 Aug 2017:
The Art Gallery of Burlington is open Joseph Brant Day / Civic Holiday Monday, 12noon-5pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Burlington is open Joseph Brant Day / Civic Holiday Monday, 12noon-5pm.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
Sep 17-Nov 1, 2015 | opening reception Thur 17 Sep, 7pm:
Of Time and Buildings. Curated by Alison Nordström and co-produced by Art Gallery of Guelph and George Eastman House, Of Time and Buildings considers space, place, and time as expressed in 45 photographs created before and after the digital turn. [...] Includes contemporary works by Feng Bin, Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao, John Divola, Susan Dobson, Odette England, Eirik Johnson, Lori Nix, Sam Sweezy, and Marc Yankus ... more
Of Time and Buildings.
Curated by Alison Nordström and co-produced by Art Gallery of Guelph and George Eastman House, Of Time and Buildings considers space, place, and time as expressed in 45 photographs created before and after the digital turn. Of Time and Buildings includes contemporary works by Feng Bin, Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao, John Divola, Susan Dobson, Odette England, Eirik Johnson, Lori Nix, Sam Sweezy, and Marc Yankus.
Art Gallery of Guelph (Ontario South-West)
Sep 17-Dec 20, 2015 | opening reception Thur 17 Sep, 7pm:
The Queer Feeling of Tomorrow explores themes of doubt, resilience, and political agency through the work of six contemporary artists: Sunil Gupta, John Hanning, Shan Kelley, Julia Martin, David Poolman, and Laurel Woodcock. Curated by Adam Barbu, winner of the 3rd Annual Middlebrook Prize for Young Canadian Curators ... more
The Queer Feeling of Tomorrow.
The Queer Feeling of Tomorrow explores themes of doubt, resilience, and political agency through the work of six contemporary artists: Sunil Gupta, John Hanning, Shan Kelley, Julia Martin, David Poolman, and Laurel Woodcock. Curated by Adam Barbu, winner of the 3rd Annual Middlebrook Prize for Young Canadian Curators.
Art Gallery of Guelph (Ontario South-West)
Sep 17-Nov 14, 2015 | opening reception Thur 17 Sep, 7pm:
ART / CRAFT 2015. This year's major fundraising event, ART / CRAFT features over 30 works by regional artists in an eight-week-long exhibition that will close with an auction party and live art auction on Sat 14 Nov. Tickets are available in person and online. For more information, call 519 837 0010 x4 ... more
ART / CRAFT 2015.
This year's major fundraising event, ART / CRAFT features over 30 works by regional artists in an eight-week-long exhibition that will close with an auction party and live art auction on Sat 14 Nov. Tickets are available in person and online. For more information, call 519 837 0010 x4.
Art Gallery of Guelph (Ontario South-West)
Sep 17-Dec 20, 2015 | opening reception Thur 17 Sep, 7pm:
Titled Untitled features 25 untitled paintings, prints, drawings and mixed media works from the Art Gallery of Guelph and the University of Guelph permanent art collections – Syollie Amituk, Cathy Daley, Louis de Niverville, Robert Flack, Adolf Gottlieb, David Harper, John Heward, Kiakshuk, John Kissick, James Lahey, Ray Mead, Zhou Nan, Nick Ostoff, Charles Playfair, Don Russell, Susan Schelle, Tony Scherman, Brian D. Tripp ... more
Titled Untitled features 25 untitled paintings, prints, drawings and mixed media works from the Art Gallery of Guelph and the University of Guelph permanent art collections – Syollie Amituk, Cathy Daley, Louis de Niverville, Robert Flack, Adolf Gottlieb, David Harper, John Heward, Kiakshuk, John Kissick, James Lahey, Ray Mead, Zhou Nan, Nick Ostoff, Charles Playfair, Don Russell, Susan Schelle, Tony Scherman, Brian D. Tripp.
Art Gallery of Guelph (Ontario South-West)
Mon 20 Feb 2017:
The Art Gallery of Guelph is open Family Day, 12noon-5pm. Children of all ages and all young at heart are invited to the AGG for FREE Family Day activities ... more
The Art Gallery of Guelph is open Family Day, 12noon-5pm. Children of all ages and all young at heart are invited to the AGG for FREE Family Day activities.
Art Gallery of Guelph (Ontario South-West)
Sculpture Park. Open daily from dawn to dusk. Featuring 39 permanently sited outdoor sculptures, including a new commissioned sculpture by Don Russell (unveiled Sep 15, 2016) ... more
Sculpture Park. Open daily from dawn to dusk. Featuring 39 permanently sited outdoor sculptures, including a new commissioned sculpture by Don Russell (unveiled Sep 15, 2016).
Art Gallery of Guelph (Ontario South-West)
Permanent installation:
Kim Adams' "Bruegel-Bosch Bus" ... more
Kim Adams' "Bruegel-Bosch Bus".
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Fri 1 Jul:
The Art Gallery of Hamilton is open Canada Day, 12noon-5pm; all exhibitions are FREE today! ... more
The Art Gallery of Hamilton is open Canada Day, 12noon-5pm; all exhibitions are FREE today!
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Mon 1 Aug 2016:
The Art Gallery of Hamilton is open Civic Holiday Monday, 12noon-5pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Hamilton is open Civic Holiday Monday, 12noon-5pm.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Mon 5 Sep 2016:
The Art Gallery of Hamilton is open Labour Day, 12noon-5pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Hamilton is open Labour Day, 12noon-5pm.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Mon 10 Oct 2016:
The Art Gallery of Hamilton is open Thanksgiving Day, 12noon-5pm ... more
The Art Gallery of Hamilton is open Thanksgiving Day, 12noon-5pm.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
On view:
Works by Douglas Bentham, Lynn Chadwick, Kosso Eloul, Sorel Etrog, Augustin Filipovic, Keith Haring, Barbara Hepworth, Peter Hide, Jef Lambeaux, John McEwen, Leo Mol, Giuseppe Pierotti, Francisco Zuñiga ... more
Works by Douglas Bentham, Lynn Chadwick, Kosso Eloul, Sorel Etrog, Augustin Filipovic, Keith Haring, Barbara Hepworth, Peter Hide, Jef Lambeaux, John McEwen, Leo Mol, Giuseppe Pierotti, Francisco Zuñiga.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Mar 1, 2014 - Mar 20, 2016:
Art for a Century: 100 for the 100th ... more
Art for a Century: 100 for the 100th.
Curated by Dr. Benedict Leca, Tobi Bruce and Melissa Bennett.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Jun 26, 2015 - Jan 3, 2016 | members' preview & meet the artists Thur 25 Jun, 6-7pm; Summer exhibition opening party, 7-10pm (FREE bus from Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto, at 6pm to the Art Gallery of Hami
are you experienced? Nadia Belerique, Jessica Eaton, Olafur Eliasson, Dorian FitzGerald, Hadley+Maxwell, Do Ho Suh. Curated by Melissa Bennett, AGH Curator of Contemporary Art. A fully illustrated catalogue accompanies the exhibition ... more
are you experienced? Nadia Belerique, Jessica Eaton, Olafur Eliasson, Dorian FitzGerald, Hadley+Maxwell, Do Ho Suh. Curated by Melissa Bennett, AGH Curator of Contemporary Art. A fully illustrated catalogue accompanies the exhibition.
FREE bus from Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto, at 6pm to the Art Gallery of Hamilton Summer exhibition opening party, and departs back again at 10pm; more info: Eryn at 905 527 6610 x241. Limited seats available; register online: www.eventbrite.ca/e/are-you-experienced-free-bus-from-to-to-party-at-art-gallery-of-hamilton-tickets-17394231615.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Sep 11-Nov 21, 2015:
Jaime Angelopoulos: The Incandescence. Co-presented by Supercrawl and the Art Gallery of Hamilton ... more
Jaime Angelopoulos: The Incandescence. Co-presented by Supercrawl and the Art Gallery of Hamilton.
Supercrawl events include:
Fri 11 Sep extended hours – open 11am-11pm, a great opportunity to meet the artist; DJ LP will be spinning 7-11pm. Cash bar.
Sat 12 Sep extended hours – open 11am-11pm; 12noon-5pm – Coloured Lines, a family-friendly drop-in activity with oil pastels; 7-11pm – DJ Johnny Angel will be playing vintage 78 vinyl. Cash bar.
Sun 13 Sep, 12noon-5pm – Coloured Lines, a family-friendly drop-in activity with oil pastels.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Sep 19-Nov 29, 2015 | reception Sun 27 Sep, 2-5pm:
Women's Art Association of Hamilton 119th Annual Juried Exhibition ... more
Women's Art Association of Hamilton 119th Annual Juried Exhibition.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Apr 23, 2016 - Mar 18, 2018:
Staging Abstraction: Paintings from the Collection. Co-curated by local painter Daniel Hutchinson and AGH Curator of Contemporary Art Melissa Bennett ... more
Staging Abstraction: Paintings from the Collection. Co-curated by local painter Daniel Hutchinson and AGH Curator of Contemporary Art Melissa Bennett.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Apr 23, 2016 - Mar 18, 2018:
Evolution of Form: 150 Years of Sculpture from the Collection. Co-curated by local painter Daniel Hutchinson, and AGH Curator of Contemporary Art, Melissa Bennett ... more
Evolution of Form: 150 Years of Sculpture from the Collection.
Co-curated by local painter Daniel Hutchinson, and AGH Curator of Contemporary Art, Melissa Bennett.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Apr 9, 2016 - Sep 23, 2018:
Collection Classics ... more
Collection Classics.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Jun 17-Dec 31, 2017:
Joseph Hartman: The Artist's Studio. Co-curated by Melissa Bennett & Alana Traficante ... more
Joseph Hartman: The Artist's Studio. Co-curated by Melissa Bennett & Alana Traficante.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Jun 17-Oct 15, 2017:
The Living Room: Self Made: Stylo Starr's 89 Dames ... more
The Living Room: Self Made: Stylo Starr's 89 Dames.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Jun 28, 2017 - Jan 14, 2018:
Behind the Scene: The 19th-Century Studio Reimagined ... more
Behind the Scene: The 19th-Century Studio Reimagined.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Jun 28, 2017 - Jan 14, 2018:
Kenojuak Ashevak & Tim Pitsiulak: Drawing Life ... more
Kenojuak Ashevak & Tim Pitsiulak: Drawing Life.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Jun 28, 2017 - Jan 14, 2018:
Carving Home: The Chedoke Collection of Inuit Art ... more
Carving Home: The Chedoke Collection of Inuit Art.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Jun 28, 2017 - Jan 14, 2018:
Barry Pottle: The Awareness Series ... more
Barry Pottle: The Awareness Series.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
Sep 11-Nov 8, 2015 | opening & Friday Night ART Live Fri 11 Sep, 7pm:
Adam David Brown: One Time or Another. This exhibition features new works that refer to a wide range of historical sources emblematic of the passage of time, memory and impermanence. The show incorporates the changing moon, the almanac, and ancient cloud formations, all of which express multiple perspectives on the abstract nature of time ... more
Adam David Brown: One Time or Another.
This exhibition features new works that refer to a wide range of historical sources emblematic of the passage of time, memory and impermanence. The show incorporates the changing moon, the almanac, and ancient cloud formations, all of which express multiple perspectives on the abstract nature of time.
Idea Exchange is the hot spot on select Fridays for Friday Night ART Live with live music, celebrity hosts, exhibition tours with the artist(s), conversation and occasional special guests. See art in a whole new light as you kick back with us starting at 7pm. We gratefully acknowledge Friday Night ART Live partner, Rogers Kitchener Radio Group. Official sponsors of the event are CHYM FM and 570 News.
Cambridge Art Galleries | Idea Exchange | Queen's Square Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Thursdays 7:30pm:
Cineseries. Join Idea Exchange as we present the best in film as part of the Toronto International Film Festival's Film Circuit. Films are screened seasonally on scheduled Thursday evenings at Galaxy Cinemas, Cambridge Centre Mall, 355 Hespeler Road, unless otherwise noted. [...]. Admission: $9 adult members; $12.50 non-members; $9 students with valid ID; $8 children 14 and under; $6.75 child member (HST included). NEW this year: Cineseries Loyalty Card! [...]. http://ideaexchange.org/contact/email. May 18: Black Code ... more
Cineseries.
Join Idea Exchange as we present the best in film as part of the Toronto International Film Festival's Film Circuit.
Films are screened seasonally on scheduled Thursday evenings at Galaxy Cinemas, Cambridge Centre Mall, 355 Hespeler Road, unless otherwise noted. All screenings begin at 7:30pm.
Admission: $9 adult members; $12.50 non-members; $9 students with valid ID; $8 children 14 and under; $6.75 child member (HST included). NEW this year: Cineseries Loyalty Card!
Advance tickets and memberships are available at all Idea Exchange locations; or you may purchase by phone (519 621 0460) with a credit card. Tickets at the door, subject to availability, are cash only. More info: 519 621 0460 or http://ideaexchange.org/contact/email.
Sep 15: Love & Friendship.
Sep 29: Captain Fantastic.
Oct 13
: Our Little Sister.
Oct 27
: The Last Cab to Darwin. Co-presented with the Grand River Film Festival.
Nov 10
: Spirit Unforgettable.
Nov 17: The Dressmaker.
Jan 12
: The Eagle Huntress.
Jan 19: It's Only the End of the World.
Feb 2: Manchester by the Sea.
Feb 16: Maliglutit (Searchers).
Feb 23: Moonlight.
Mar 9: I, Daniel Blake.
Mar 23: The Salesman.
Apr 27: Burn Your Maps.
May 11: Lion.
May 18: Black Code.
Cambridge Art Galleries | Idea Exchange | Queen's Square Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Sep 5-Nov 1, 2015 | opening & Friday Night ART Live Fri 18 Sep, 7pm:
Doug Kirton: Themes & Derivations presents the latest series of paintings by Kitchener artist Doug Kirton. [...] The exhibition includes several works including natural representation, architectural spaces, and suburban locations. The labour-intensive process of building up layers and textures remains at the core of Kirton's practice ... more
Doug Kirton: Themes & Derivations.
Themes & Derivations presents the latest series of paintings by Kitchener artist Doug Kirton. Developed over the past year, the exhibition includes several works including natural representation, architectural spaces, and suburban locations. The-labour intensive process of building up layers and textures remains at the core of Kirton's practice.
Idea Exchange is the hot spot on select Fridays for Friday Night ART Live with live music, celebrity hosts, exhibition tours with the artist(s), conversation and occasional special guests. See art in a whole new light as you kick back with us starting at 7pm. We gratefully acknowledge Friday Night ART Live partner, Rogers Kitchener Radio Group. Official sponsors of the event are CHYM FM and 570 News.
Cambridge Art Galleries | Idea Exchange | Preston Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Sep 29-Nov 8, 2015 | opening Mon 28 Sep, 6:30pm:
Emerging Practices: Material Matters. Curated by Ila Berman + DATAlab: Mona El Khafif, Maya Przybylski, this exhibition explores the material and tectonic side of architecture featuring designers who are literally redefining the building blocks of architecture. Design firms: Emerging Objects (San Francisco, CA USA), Matter Design (Boston, MA USA), Radical Craft & G!LL!S (Los Angeles, CA USA), Partisans (Toronto, ON), Specific Objects (Brooklyn, NY USA). We acknowledge the support of Waterloo Architecture and the Grand Valley Society of Architects ... more
Emerging Practices: Material Matters. Curated by Ila Berman + DATAlab: Mona El Khafif, Maya Przybylski, this exhibition explores the material and tectonic side of architecture featuring designers who are literally redefining the building blocks of architecture. Design firms: Emerging Objects (San Francisco, CA USA), Matter Design (Boston, MA USA), Radical Craft & G!LL!S (Los Angeles, CA USA), Partisans (Toronto, ON), Specific Objects (Brooklyn, NY USA). We acknowledge the support of Waterloo Architecture and the Grand Valley Society of Architects.
Cambridge Art Galleries | Idea Exchange | Design at Riverside Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Mon 20 Feb 2017:
Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery is open on Family Day ... more
Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery is open on Family Day.
Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Sep 20, 2015 - Jan 3, 2016 | artist talk Sun 20 Sep, 1:30pm by Julie Oakes, followed by opening reception:
Awestruck, Calendar of Ecology – Julie Oakes. [...] | Flower Vases with Flowers in a Vase – Paul Mathieu. [...] | Curated by Christian Bernard Singer ... more
In her new exhibition of sculptures and installations, Awestruck, Calendar of Ecology, Julie Oakes suggests a planetary future of cataclysmic storms leaving "a wounding devastation that is both natural and man-made." Yet, as in all of her work, there is great beauty – even in catastrophe and death. Through her carefully staged scenes of anthropomorphic animal subjects within an idealized natural world, Oakes continues to explore themes of spirituality found in nature while addressing ecological concerns about the sustainability of the planet.
Meanwhile, in Flower Vases with Flowers in a Vase, Paul Mathieu has created multiples of Matisse's 1927 sculpture head "Henriette." Here, he flips the heads over and repurposes them as vases onto which are various reproductions of famous still life paintings of ceramic vases with a bouquet of flowers. Subversion, sacrilege and humour come together in a conceptual exploration that actively challenges the craft and art dialectic as well as the marginal place of ceramics within the art world.
Exhibitions curated by Christian Bernard Singer.
Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Please note: CCGG exhibition spaces will be closed for renovations during Sep & Oct 2017 ... more
Please note: CCGG exhibition spaces will be closed for renovations during Sep & Oct 2017.
Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Oct 2-25, 2015 | opening reception Fri 2 Oct, 7-9:30pm, meet the artist Paul Cvetich:
Main Gallery – Paul Cvetich, sculpture – Geriland.
Amanda Dudnik, painting – Walk Home.
TBA Space (The Barber Atrium) – Paula Tymchuk, photography – GM; Black, White, Grey ... more
Main Gallery – Paul Cvetich, sculpture – Geriland.
Amanda Dudnik, painting – Walk Home.
TBA Space (The Barber Atrium) – Paula Tymchuk, photography – GM; Black, White, Grey.
Carnegie Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Sun 18 Dec 2016, 2pm:
Ensemble Vivant, with Junior Amabile Singers. Christmas Tidings.
Performing some of the world's most beloved seasonal music, the internationally acclaimed group Ensemble Vivant together with local youth choirs present a special family concert for the holidays. Come and experience beautiful music that will warm your heart and soul in a celebration of love, caring and sharing with family and friends at the most wonderful time of the year. "No matter the genre, there is magic in Ensemble Vivant's music making." – Rick Wilkins, O.C.
Website: www.ensemblevivant.com
60-sec promo: http://bit.ly/2dnhiU2
3-min 50-sec promo: http://bit.ly/2cz6Qdl ... more
Ensemble Vivant, with Junior Amabile Singers. Christmas Tidings.
Performing some of the world's most beloved seasonal music, the internationally acclaimed group Ensemble Vivant together with local youth choirs present a special family concert for the holidays. Come and experience beautiful music that will warm your heart and soul in a celebration of love, caring and sharing with family and friends at the most wonderful time of the year. "No matter the genre, there is magic in Ensemble Vivant's music making." – Rick Wilkins, O.C.
Website: www.ensemblevivant.com
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3-min 50-sec promo: http://bit.ly/2cz6Qdl.
Ensemble Vivant (Ontario South-West)
Sep 11-Oct 11 | reception for the artist Fri 18 Sep, 7-10pm, with live jazz by Nick Deutsch (piano) and Henry Strong (bass):
For the Love of Europe – new oils by Brianne Service ... more
For the Love of Europe – new oils by Brianne Service. "The monuments, historical buldings, interiors, and cobblestone courtyards of Europe provide a feast of visual pleasure. For tourists it's often a moment of "wow", and then we have to move on. Brianne Service stays and captures these moments of awe and wonder in oils on canvas in lush, unforgettable detail."
Gallery on the Bay (since 1995) (Ontario South-West)
Feb 17-Mar 12 | reception for the artist Fri 17 Feb, 7-10pm, with live jazz by Nick Deutsch (piano) and Henry Strong (bass):
New paintings and collages by Fuad Hamdi ... more
New paintings and collages by Fuad Hamdi.
Gallery on the Bay (since 1995) (Ontario South-West)
Wed 5 Apr 2017, 7:30-9:30pm:
The Gallery Series. The HPO String Quartet returns for a FREE concert at Gallery on the Bay. The Gallery Series presents stimulating 60-minute concerts, giving you the opportunity to experience the beauty of chamber music in a unique and intimate setting. Guests are invited to meet the musicians at a reception following the performance ... more
The Gallery Series. The HPO String Quartet returns for a FREE concert at Gallery on the Bay. The Gallery Series presents stimulating 60-minute concerts, giving you the opportunity to experience the beauty of chamber music in a unique and intimate setting. Guests are invited to meet the musicians at a reception following the performance.
Gallery on the Bay (since 1995) (Ontario South-West)
Jul 17-Sep 6, 2017:
Open by appointment only. (Closed for renovations & annual inventory) ... more
Open by appointment only. (Closed for renovations & annual inventory).
Gallery on the Bay (since 1995) (Ontario South-West)
Representing: Scott Abbott, Wesley W. Bates, Andrea Blanar, Robert Creighton, David Laing Dawson, Michael Dobson, Patricia Gagic, Catherine Gibbon, Hélène Goulet, Fuad Hamdi, Barry Hodgson, Trevor Hodgson, Jody Joseph, Jim Maunder, Iris McDermott, Patricia Moore, Duane Nickerson, Chelo Sebastian, Brianne Service, Toby Snajdman, and Holly Sneath ... more
Representing: Scott Abbott, Wesley W. Bates, Andrea Blanar, Robert Creighton, David Laing Dawson, Michael Dobson, Patricia Gagic, Catherine Gibbon, Hélène Goulet, Fuad Hamdi, Barry Hodgson, Trevor Hodgson, Jody Joseph, Jim Maunder, Iris McDermott, Patricia Moore, Duane Nickerson, Chelo Sebastian, Brianne Service, Toby Snajdman, and Holly Sneath.
Gallery on the Bay (since 1995) (Ontario South-West)
Sep 5-Oct 18, 2015 | reception Sun 13 Sep, 2-4pm:
A Talent to Amuse: A Retrospective of Works by Tim Storey ... more
A Talent to Amuse: A Retrospective of Works by Tim Storey.
Grimsby Public Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Sep 1-Oct 31, 2015 | artists' celebration Fri 25 Sep, 7-9pm:
The Art of 40: Celebrating 40 Years of Celebrating Art. Featuring new works by Alisa Cunnington and Jan Yates, The Art of 40 consists of two installations in the Rotary Clubs of Grimsby Sculpture Garden, near the main entrance to the Gallery ... more
The Art of 40: Celebrating 40 Years of Celebrating Art. Featuring new works by Alisa Cunnington and Jan Yates, The Art of 40 consists of two installations in the Rotary Clubs of Grimsby Sculpture Garden, near the main entrance to the Gallery.
Grimsby Public Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Mon 12 Oct 2015:
The Kitchener | Waterloo Art Gallery is open Thanksgiving Day, 9:30am-5pm ... more
The Kitchener | Waterloo Art Gallery is open Thanksgiving Day, 9:30am-5pm.
Kitchener | Waterloo Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
25 Sep 2105 - 10 Jan 2016 | artist talk Fri 25 Sep 7pm (with Daniel Barrow), followed by opening reception 8-10pm:
Imitation of Life. Artists include: Lois Andison, Daniel Barrow, Kota Ezawa, Adad Hannah, Faith La Rocque, Lorna Mills, Jonathan Schipper, Allison Schulnik, Skawennati. Curated by Crystal Mowry ... more
Imitation of Life.
Artists: Lois Andison (Toronto), Daniel Barrow (Montreal), Kota Ezawa (San Francisco), Adad Hannah (Vancouver), Faith La Rocque (Toronto), Lorna Mills (Toronto), Jonathan Schipper (New York), Allison Schulnik (Los Angeles), Skawennati (Montreal).
Imitation of Life is curated by Crystal Mowry and will tour to the Southern Alberta Art Gallery in February 2016.
Imitation of Life takes myriad definitions of "animate" as its point of departure. The works in this exhibition employ technologies that range from manually operated projections to narratives constructed from existing digital worlds, from Second-Life fictions inspired by real history to existential cartoons, from still photos that carefully re-imagine locomotion to kinetic sculpture that prompts rumination on the nature of entropy in human life. In recent years, an understanding of what constitutes life has become nuanced. An emphasis on quality, authenticity, and autonomy has demonstrated that the terms of life are far from a simplistic alive-or-dead binary. Organisms are cloned. Biological phenomena and processes can be simulated through artificial intelligence. Coding enables us to digitally "participate" in the world after we die. A framework for living that was previously predicated on biology is being redefined and renegotiated by technology. The works in this exhibition invite us to think about the alternative options for existence and the complex overlap of theatricality and existentialism that permeate these efforts.
Kitchener | Waterloo Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
1 Apr 2015 -- 14 Aug 2016:
Antiquities. Owen Phillips and Dr. Spencer Pope from McMaster's Department of Classics have curated an exhibition of ancient Mediterranean objects from McMaster's collection dating from c. 1400 BC to c. 300 AD ... more
Antiquities. Owen Phillips and Dr. Spencer Pope from McMaster's Department of Classics have curated an exhibition of ancient Mediterranean objects from McMaster's collection dating from c. 1400 BC to c. 300 AD.
McMaster Museum of Art (Ontario South-West)
29 Aug -- 19 Dec 2015:
The Unvarnished Truth: exploring the material history of paintings, McMaster Museum of Art. Presenting discoveries made by an international team of researchers and scholars who examined 9 historical paintings in McMaster's collection, including works by Van Gogh, Van der Neer, and Jawlensky. www.theunvarnishedtruth.mcmaster.ca ... more
The Unvarnished Truth: exploring the material history of paintings, McMaster Museum of Art. Presenting discoveries made by an international team of researchers and scholars who examined 9 historical paintings in McMaster's collection, including works by Van Gogh, Van der Neer, and Jawlensky. www.theunvarnishedtruth.mcmaster.ca.
McMaster Museum of Art (Ontario South-West)
22 Aug -- 5 Dec 2015:
Dark Commander: The Art of John Scott. A two-part exhibition: McMaster Museum of Art Fall 2015 | Art Gallery of Hamilton Winter 2016, organized by the Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell College, Iowa. Curator: Daniel Strong. A retrospective of the dark and eerily prescient art work of Governor General Award-winning Toronto-based artist John Scott ... more
Dark Commander: The Art of John Scott. A two-part exhibition: McMaster Museum of Art Fall 2015 | Art Gallery of Hamilton Winter 2016, organized by the Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell College, Iowa. Curator: Daniel Strong. A retrospective of the dark and eerily prescient art work of Governor General Award-winning Toronto-based artist John Scott.
McMaster Museum of Art (Ontario South-West)
Aug-Sep | on until Oct 1:
Canadian Abstracts – historical and contemporary abstract artwork from Painters Eleven to Val Sloggett, Ross Bishop, Tony Stapells, Michael Smith, Louis Doransky, Joseph Drapell, Chris Smith, and paintings by Gord Smith.
View available artworks by appointment or through www.modernarts.ca.
Inquiries welcome ... more
Canadian Abstracts – historical and contemporary abstract artwork from Painters Eleven to Val Sloggett, Ross Bishop, Tony Stapells, Michael Smith, Louis Doransky, Joseph Drapell, Chris Smith, and paintings by Gord Smith.
View available artworks by appointment or through www.modernarts.ca.
Inquiries welcome.
Modern Arts Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Oct-Nov | on until Dec 4:
Painters Eleven, Joseph Drapell, Joan Willsher, Chris Smith, Val Sloggett, Ross Bishop.
Available works at www.modernarts.ca.
London's gallery for affordable historical and contemporary Canadian abstract art.
Inquiries welcome. ross@modernarts.ca ... more
Painters Eleven, Joseph Drapell, Joan Willsher, Chris Smith, Val Sloggett, Ross Bishop.
Available works at www.modernarts.ca.
London's gallery for affordable historical and contemporary Canadian abstract art.
Inquiries welcome. ross@modernarts.ca.
Modern Arts Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Sat 1 Jul 2017:
The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre is open Canada Day, 11am-4pm ... more
The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre is open Canada Day, 11am-4pm.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Ontario South-West)
The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre is an art gallery and studio housed in a heritage building (c. 1891) and is Niagara Region's oldest surviving pumping station. Our mission is to engage, enrich and celebrate our diverse and growing population through the visual arts ... more
The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre is an art gallery and studio housed in a heritage building (c. 1891) and is Niagara Region's oldest surviving pumping station. Our mission is to engage, enrich and celebrate our diverse and growing population through the visual arts.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Ontario South-West)
Oct 7-Nov 7:
Fall '15 Group Show. Featuring Beverly Sneath, Rachel Hélène Amram, Francie McGlynn, Pauline Giguère, Gordon Miller, Prudence Smith, Brian Wyers, Kapil Harnal, Zenon Nowacki, Diana Rosa, Dave Froude, Taline, Bonnie Bews, Lisa Lambertus, Ann Weiler, Tim Hough, Zenon Burdy, and Sandra Schizkoske ... more
Fall '15 Group Show. Featuring Beverly Sneath, Rachel Hélène Amram, Francie McGlynn, Pauline Giguère, Gordon Miller, Prudence Smith, Brian Wyers, Kapil Harnal, Zenon Nowacki, Diana Rosa, Dave Froude, Taline, Bonnie Bews, Lisa Lambertus, Ann Weiler, Tim Hough, Zenon Burdy, and Sandra Schizkoske.
TAG Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Sep 3-Oct 17:
Group exhibition featuring Alice Teichert ... more
Group exhibition featuring Alice Teichert.
Thielsen Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Mon 15 Feb 2016:
Experience the Gallery, current exhibitions and FREE activities for the whole family. This is a FREE family event that takes place at Gallery Cinemas, Woodstock Museum, Woodstock Art Gallery and Theatre Woodstock. Families can enjoy culture all in a walking distance, experience film, make art, partake in storytelling, history, drama and live performance. Generously sponsored by Senator Homes ... more
Experience the Gallery, current exhibitions and FREE activities for the whole family. This is a FREE family event that takes place at Gallery Cinemas, Woodstock Museum, Woodstock Art Gallery and Theatre Woodstock. Families can enjoy culture all in a walking distance, experience film, make art, partake in storytelling, history, drama and live performance. Generously sponsored by Senator Homes.
Woodstock Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Mondays 4pm & 7pm:
See You at the Movies. RUSH tickets will be available for purchase at the Gallery Cinemas box office 20 minutes prior to screenings. Please note: Season pass holders will be seated prior to RUSH ticket holders. For more info, contact Woodstock Art Gallery at 519 539 6761 x2801. Proudly part of TIFF® Film Circuit. All films are screened at Gallery Cinemas, 15 Perry Street, Woodstock. For full listings of films, please visit www.woodstockartgallery.ca. Feb 27: The Dressmaker ... more
See You at the Movies.
9 films for the price of 8! Season pass: $75.
RUSH tickets will be available for purchase at the Gallery Cinemas box office 20 minutes prior to screenings. Please note: Season pass holders will be seated prior to RUSH ticket holders. For more info, contact Woodstock Art Gallery at 519 539 6761 x2801. Proudly part of TIFF® Film Circuit. All films are screened at Gallery Cinemas, 15 Perry Street, Woodstock. For full listings of films, please visit www.woodstockartgallery.ca.
Sep 26: Sleeping Giant.
Oct 24: Dark Horse.
Nov 28: Hunt for the Wilderpeople.
Jan 30: Captain Fantastic.
Feb 27: The Dressmaker.
Mar 27: TBD.
Apr 24: TBD.
May 29: TBD.
Jun 19: TBD.
Woodstock Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Feb 18, 2017 - ongoing | opening reception Sat 18 Feb, 2pm:
Dr. Leonard Reeves Permanent Collections Gallery: Character Sketches – portraits from the Woodstock Art Gallery's Permanent Collection, and Portrait Gallery of Canada ... more
Dr. Leonard Reeves Permanent Collections Gallery: Character Sketches portraits from the Woodstock Art Gallery's Permanent Collection, and Portrait Gallery of Canada.
Woodstock Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 9:30am-2pm:
Woodstock Art Gallery is open on Family Day for creative family fun! Families can enjoy culture all within walking distance: Woodstock Gallery Cinemas, Woodstock Museum, Woodstock Art Gallery, and Theatre Woodstock are participating in Family Day in downtown Woodstock! Experience film, make art, partake in storytelling, history, drama and live performance. All events and activities are FREE, excluding the 9:30am movie: The Lego Batman Movie – advance tickets may be purchased at Woodstock Art Gallery; $5 ... more
Woodstock Art Gallery is open on Family Day for creative family fun! Families can enjoy culture all within walking distance: Woodstock Gallery Cinemas, Woodstock Museum, Woodstock Art Gallery, and Theatre Woodstock are participating in Family Day in downtown Woodstock! Experience film, make art, partake in storytelling, history, drama and live performance. All events and activities are FREE, excluding the 9:30am movie: The Lego Batman Movie – advance tickets may be purchased at Woodstock Art Gallery; $5.
Woodstock Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
Weekends 10am-4pm:
Informal tours of our current exhibitions are available for visitors on request during gallery hours. On weekends between 10am and 4pm you'll find our Gallery Attendants upstairs; they are happy to lead you on a tour and answer any question you have! ... more
Informal tours of our current exhibitions are available for visitors on request during gallery hours. On weekends between 10am and 4pm you'll find our Gallery Attendants upstairs; they are happy to lead you on a tour and answer any question you have!
MacLaren Art Centre (Ontario North-Central)
By appointment:
Gallery tours may be booked for groups of all interests and sizes, including camp, school, special interest and families, and are available year-round (except statutory holidays). To book a tour or for more information, please contact us at 705 721 9696 or email maclaren@maclarenart.com ... more
Gallery tours may be booked for groups of all interests and sizes, including camp, school, special interest and families, and are available year-round (except statutory holidays). To book a tour or for more information, please contact us at 705 721 9696 or email maclaren@maclarenart.com.
MacLaren Art Centre (Ontario North-Central)
Jul 9-Oct 25, 2015 | reception Thur 9 Jul, 7-9pm:
Stu Oxley: Distant Grounds. This solo exhibition features recent paintings and prints by regional artist Stu Oxley, whose allusive works hint at landscapes glimpsed through scrims of fog, rain,scattered sunlight or fading memory ... more
Stu Oxley: Distant Grounds. This solo exhibition features recent paintings and prints by regional artist Stu Oxley, whose allusive works hint at landscapes glimpsed through scrims of fog, rain,scattered sunlight or fading memory.
MacLaren Art Centre (Ontario North-Central)
Jul 4-Oct 25, 2015 | reception Thur 9 Jul, 7-9pm:
Artists at Riverside Studio. Master printer Stu Oxley, owner and operator of Riverside Studio in Elora, co-curated this exhibition of works by 19 senior artists who have printed with him, demonstrating the aesthetics possible in intaglio printmaking ... more
Artists at Riverside Studio. Master printer Stu Oxley, owner and operator of Riverside Studio in Elora, co-curated this exhibition of works by 19 senior artists who have printed with him, demonstrating the aesthetics possible in intaglio printmaking.
MacLaren Art Centre (Ontario North-Central)
Jul 9-Nov 1, 2015 | reception Thur 9 Jul, 7-9pm | artist talk Fri 10 Jul, 12noon-1pm:
Murray Favro: Lever and Wheel by senior London artist Murray Favro brings together seminal sculptures, drawings and photographs that reflect the artist's ongoing interest in bicycle mechanics ... more
Murray Favro: Lever and Wheel. Presented with the PanAm Games mountain biking competition in Oro, Lever and Wheel by senior London artist Murray Favro brings together seminal sculptures, drawings and photographs that reflect the artist's ongoing interest in bicycle mechanics.
MacLaren Art Centre (Ontario North-Central)
Mon 15 Feb, 2:30-4pm:
Join us on Family Day for a special presentation on the histories of wampum belts by regional Band member Brian Charles ... more
Join us on Family Day for a special presentation on the histories of wampum belts by regional Band member Brian Charles.
MacLaren Art Centre (Ontario North-Central)
Mon 20 Feb:
MacLaren Art Centre is open Family Day, 12noon-4pm ... more
MacLaren Art Centre is open Family Day, 12noon-4pm.
MacLaren Art Centre (Ontario North-Central)
Fridays 12:15, Sep 29, Oct 20, Nov 24, 2017:
Art for Lunch 2017.
Treat yourself to Art for Lunch and learn about a variety of art-related topics in this Friday afternoon speaker series. Admission: FREE. In the MacLaren's Rotary Education Centre. (Call ahead at 705 720 1044 x250 to pre-order lunch at the Gallery Café. Please note: For groups, please notify the Gallery one week in advance as seating is limited).
Sep 29
: Regional artist John Hartman will offer an insider perspective on his private collection of historic photographs.
Oct 20
: "The Wandering Life of Edith Watson" with author Frances Rooney ... more
Art for Lunch 2017.
Treat yourself to Art for Lunch and learn about a variety of art-related topics in this Friday afternoon speaker series. Admission: FREE. In the MacLaren's Rotary Education Centre. (Call ahead at 705 720 1044 x250 to pre-order lunch at the Gallery Café. Please note: For groups, please notify the Gallery one week in advance as seating is limited).
Jan 20: "Inside the Archive" with Dr. Travis Doucette, founder of the Barrie Historical Archive.
Feb 24: "Engaging Communities" with artist and art educator Sean George.
Mar 24
: "The Art and Life of Arthur Shilling" with independent curator and artist of the Chippewas of Rama First Nation William Kingfisher.
Apr 28
: Author Marion Paquet on her book Val-Cartier: History of Perseverance.
May 12: "An Inside Look at Lee Contemporary Art" with artist and gallery owner Tanya Cunnington.
Jun 16: "Responding to the Call: Art as Truth and Reconciliation" with artists Xavier Fernandes and Nancy King.
Sep 29: Regional artist John Hartman will offer an insider perspective on his private collection of historic photographs.
Oct 20: "The Wandering Life of Edith Watson" with author Frances Rooney.
Nov 24: "Meet the Gallery Shop Artisans".
MacLaren Art Centre (Ontario North-Central)
Aug-Sep 2017:
MacLaren @ Community Festivals.
This summer, look for us at community festivals across the region. We offer FREE, hands-on art activities for children and families with help from our volunteer ambassadors We're committed to fostering the growth of arts and culture in this region and to contributing to the well-being of community members. Special thanks to Casino Rama Cares for their continued support.
Come join us!
Aug 5-7, 10am-6pm: Kempenfest. Barrie waterfront. FREE. http://kempenfest.com/.
Aug 12, 10am-4pm: The Gathering of the Classics. At Edenvale Aerodrome, Stayner. FREE. http://bit.ly/2vp0WWD.
Aug 19, 10am-5pm: Rama Pow-Wow. At John Snake Memorial Multipurpose Grounds, on the territory of the Chippewas of Rama First Nation, Rama. FREE. http://bit.ly/2oLZsyN.
Aug 24-27, 10am-6pm: Barrie Fair. At Essa Agriplex, 7505 10th Line, Essa. FREE. http://essaagriplex.ca/.
Aug 26, 9am-1pm: Dragon Boat Festival. Heritage Park, Barrie. FREE. http://bit.ly/2rzETth.
Sep 2 & 3, 12noon-7pm: Illuminate Barrie. Southshore Centre, Barrie. FREE. http://bit.ly/2qKGLR9 ... more
MacLaren @ Community Festivals.
This summer, look for us at community festivals across the region. We offer FREE, hands-on art activities for children and families with help from our volunteer ambassadors We're committed to fostering the growth of arts and culture in this region and to contributing to the well-being of community members. Special thanks to Casino Rama Cares for their continued support.
Come join us!
Aug 5-7, 10am-6pm: Kempenfest. Barrie waterfront. FREE. http://kempenfest.com/.
Aug 12, 10am-4pm: The Gathering of the Classics. At Edenvale Aerodrome, Stayner. FREE. http://bit.ly/2vp0WWD.
Aug 19, 10am-5pm: Rama Pow-Wow. At John Snake Memorial Multipurpose Grounds, on the territory of the Chippewas of Rama First Nation, Rama. FREE. http://bit.ly/2oLZsyN.
Aug 24-27, 10am-6pm: Barrie Fair. At Essa Agriplex, 7505 10th Line, Essa. FREE. http://essaagriplex.ca/.
Aug 26, 9am-1pm: Dragon Boat Festival. Heritage Park, Barrie. FREE. http://bit.ly/2rzETth.
Sep 2 & 3, 12noon-7pm: Illuminate Barrie. Southshore Centre, Barrie. FREE. http://bit.ly/2qKGLR9.
MacLaren Art Centre (Ontario North-Central)
Mon 5 Sep 2016
The Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open Labour Day, 12noon-4pm ... more
The Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open Labour Day, 12noon-4pm.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Mon 10 Oct 2016:
The Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open Thanksgiving Day, 12noon-4pm ... more
The Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open Thanksgiving Day, 12noon-4pm.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Mon 22 May 2017:
Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open Victoria Day, 12noon-4pm ... more
Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open Victoria Day, 12noon-4pm.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Mon 7 Aug 2017:
The Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open Civic Holiday Monday, 12noon-4pm ... more
The Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open Civic Holiday Monday, 12noon-4pm.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Mon 15 Feb 2016:
The Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open Family Day, 12noon-4pm ... more
The Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open Family Day, 12noon-4pm.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Easter weekend 2017:
Tom Thomson Art Gallery is closed Good Friday, 14 Apr; open Sat 15 Apr, 12noon-4pm; closed Easter Sunday, 16 Apr; and open Easter Monday, 17 Apr, 12noon-4pm ... more
Tom Thomson Art Gallery is closed Good Friday, 14 Apr; open Sat 15 Apr, 12noon-4pm; closed Easter Sunday, 16 Apr; and open Easter Monday, 17 Apr, 12noon-4pm.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Sep 20, 2015 - Jan 10, 2016 | opening reception Sun 20 Sep, 2-4pm:
Aganetha Dyck: Denouement: Memories of the Hive. Curated by Virginia Eichhorn. [...] | A Century of Canadian Art Revisited. Curated by Robert Alton. [...] | Train Dreams. Curated by Heather Hughes. Artist group The Common Collective presents a multimedia installation project [...] | In the Footsteps of Local Artists. Curated by David Huff ... more
Aganetha Dyck: Denouement: Memories of the Hive. Curated by Virginia Eichhorn. This exhibition features the work of Governor General Award-winning artist Aganetha Dyck, who for two decades has been collaborating with the bees, creating her signature works. That collaboration is over and these are the last works that she has produced with them. This exhibition is a goodbye and a thank you to the bees.

A Century of Canadian Art Revisited. Curated by Robert Alton. A Century of Canadian Art Revisited is an exploration of the 77th anniversary of A Century of Canadian Art at the Tate Gallery in 1938. A recent acquisition by Arthur Heming that was part of that exhibition is supplemented by works from the permanent collection of artists who were also included in that exhibition.

Train Dreams. Curated by Heather Hughes. Artist group The Common Collective presents a multimedia installation project consisting of video images, old and new, that blend together like fragments of memories.

In the Footsteps of Local Artists. Curated by David Huff. This exhibition features a selection of local landscapes from the Gallery's collection, paired with recent photographs taken at the same locations where the artists would have stood years before.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Sep 20, 2015 - Jan 10, 2016 | opening Sun 20 Sep, 2-4pm:
In the Gallery Shop. Shared Vision. Articulating their vision using different mediums, both Susan and Irwin Seidman display an interpretive and often surreal style ... more
In the Gallery Shop. Shared Vision. Articulating their vision using different mediums, both Susan and Irwin Seidman display an interpretive and often surreal style. With a strong focus on composition and light, they strive to reflect the extraordinary in everyday life. While both Susan and Irwin have exhibited their work previously, Shared Vision at the Tom Thomson Art Gallery represents the first time that they have exhibited their work collaboratively.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Canadian Spirit: The Tom Thomson Experience continues. The TOM's important collection of objects, photographs, documents and artworks by Tom Thomson gives visitors an educational and entertaining introduction into Tom Thomson's life, his connections with Owen Sound and Grey County, and the factors that led him to become one of Canada's greatest artists ... more
Canadian Spirit: The Tom Thomson Experience continues.
The TOM's important collection of objects, photographs, documents and artworks by Tom Thomson gives visitors an educational and entertaining introduction into Tom Thomson's life, his connections with Owen Sound and Grey County, and the factors that led him to become one of Canada's greatest artists.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Mon 28 Dec 2015:
The Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open exceptionally on Mon 28 Dec, 12noon-4pm ... more
The Tom Thomson Art Gallery is open exceptionally on Mon 28 Dec, 12noon-4pm.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Gallery Night at the Movies. Select Mondays 2pm, 4:30pm & 7:15pm at Galaxy Cinemas, Owen Sound. In conjunction with TIFF® Film Circuit, and Galaxy Cinemas, the Gallery is pleased to present the 21st season of Gallery Night at the Movies, bringing the best of Canadian, foreign and independent films to the region. We offer nine films from Sep to May. Single tickets for individual films are available in advance in our Gallery Shop – $13 each. Tickets may be available at our table in the Galaxy foyer before each screening. http://bit.ly/146vGdI. May 1: Maudie, Director: Aisling Walsh ... more
Gallery Night at the Movies. Mondays at 2pm, 4:30pm & 7:15pm, Sep 12, Oct 3 & 24, Nov 14. Jan 16, Feb 13, Mar 6, Apr 3, May 1 at Galaxy Cinemas, Owen Sound. In conjunction with TIFF® Film Circuit, and Galaxy Cinemas, the Gallery is pleased to present the 21st season of Gallery Night at the Movies, bringing the best of Canadian, foreign and independent films to the region. We offer nine films from Sep to May. Single tickets for individual films are available in advance in our Gallery Shop – $13 each. Tickets may be available at our table in the Galaxy foyer before each screening. Passes are on sale now! http://bit.ly/146vGdI.
Sep 12: Captain Fantastic, Director: Matt Ross.
Oct 3
: The Dressmaker, Director: Jocelyn Moorhouse.
Oct 24
: Love & Friendship, Director: Whit Stillman.
Nov 14
: The Beatles: Eight Days a Week, The Touring Years, Director: Ron Howard.
Jan 16: The Eagle Huntress, Director: Otto Bell.
Feb 13: Manchester By the Sea, Director: Kenneth Lonergan.
Mar 6: I, Daniel Blake, Director: Ken Loach.
Apr 3: 20th-Century Women, Director: Mike Mills.
May 1: Maudie, Director: Aisling Walsh.
Our 2016-17 Presenting Film Sponsor is Shannon Deckers, RE/MAX Grey Bruce Realty Inc.
The 21st season of GNATM is sponsored by Paul Boulter, Scott Kocher, TD Wealth; Doug Cameron's Owen Sound Subaru; Well in Hand Health Food Store.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Canadian Spirit 2017: Someday they will know what I mean... marks the 100th anniversary of Tom Thomson's death, the 150th anniversary of Confederation, and the 50th anniversary of the Tom Thomson Art Gallery. The Canadian Spirit Series (2012-2017) focuses on ideas and questions around Canadian identity, its past and its evolution, while balancing the honour owed to the past with the needs of the present, and always looks forward to the future.
Featuring the TOM's Off-site Multi-Arts Projects Program curated by Heather McLeese, with projects by Jacques Deshaies, Robert Hengeveld, John White and others ... more
Canadian Spirit 2017: Someday they will know what I mean... marks the 100th anniversary of Tom Thomson's death, the 150th anniversary of Confederation, and the 50th anniversary of the Tom Thomson Art Gallery. The Canadian Spirit Series (2012-2017) focuses on ideas and questions around Canadian identity, its past and its evolution, while balancing the honour owed to the past with the needs of the present, and always looks forward to the future.
Featuring the TOM's Off-site Multi-Arts Projects Program curated by Heather McLeese, with projects by Jacques Deshaies, Robert Hengeveld, John White and others.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Saturdays 10am-12noon, to Sep 1, 2017:
sTOMp! FREE family fun! The TOM invites families into the studio for a morning of art-making and fun with hands-on activities. Pre-registration is not required and everyone is welcome ... more
Saturdays 10am-12noon, to Sep 1, 2017:
sTOMp! FREE family fun! The TOM invites families into the studio for a morning of art-making and fun with hands-on activities. Pre-registration is not required and everyone is welcome.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Sat 5 Aug 2017, 2pm:
TOM Talk. Tom Thomson: The Man, the Myth, the Mystery. Celebrating the 140th anniversary of the Canadian icon's birth, and 100 years since his death, a grand panel discussion will delve into all that Tom Thomson was, is and will continue to be in the Canadian artistic and cultural landscape. Moderated by The TOM's Director and Chief Curator, Virginia Eichhorn, guest panelists include: Tom Bouma, Roy MacGregor, Neil Lehto, Angie Littlefield, and David Huff, The TOM's Curator of Collections. Please join us for this commemorative event. At the Harmony Centre, 890 4th Avenue West, Owen Sound. FREE ... more
TOM Talk. Tom Thomson: The Man, the Myth, the Mystery. Celebrating the 140th anniversary of the Canadian icon's birth, and 100 years since his death, a grand panel discussion will delve into all that Tom Thomson was, is and will continue to be in the Canadian artistic and cultural landscape. Moderated by The TOM's Director and Chief Curator, Virginia Eichhorn, guest panelists include: Tom Bouma, Roy MacGregor, Neil Lehto, Angie Littlefield, and David Huff, The TOM's Curator of Collections. Please join us for this commemorative event. At the Harmony Centre, 890 4th Avenue West, Owen Sound. FREE.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Ontario North-Central)
Mon 7 Aug 2017:
The Agnes Etherington Art Centre is open Civic Holiday Monday, 1-5pm ... more
The Agnes Etherington Art Centre is open Civic Holiday Monday, 1-5pm.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
Mon 22 May 2017:
Agnes Etherington Art Centre is open Victoria Day, 1-5pm ... more
Agnes Etherington Art Centre is open Victoria Day, 1-5pm.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
Canada Day weekend 2017:
The Agnes Etherington Art Centre is open all Canada Day long weekend: Sat 1 Jul, Sun 2 Jul & Mon 3 Jul, 1-5pm ... more
The Agnes Etherington Art Centre is open all Canada Day long weekend: Sat 1 Jul, Sun 2 Jul & Mon 3 Jul, 1-5pm.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
Mon 5 Sep 2016:
The Agnes Etherington Art Centre is open Labour Day ... more
The Agnes Etherington Art Centre is open Labour Day.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
21 Sep 2013 - 6 Dec 2015:
Protection and Social Harmony in the Art of West and Central Africa ... more
Protection and Social Harmony in the Art of West and Central Africa.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
Group tours may be arranged by calling the Program Coordinator at 613 533 6000 x77053. Fees apply for custom tours ... more
Group tours may be arranged by calling the Program Coordinator at 613 533 6000 x77053. Fees apply for custom tours.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
10 Jan - 6 Dec 2015:
Artists in Amsterdam ... more
Artists in Amsterdam.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
29 Aug - 6 Dec 2015:
A Story of Canadian Art: As Told by the Hart House Collection ... more
A Story of Canadian Art: As Told by the Hart House Collection.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
29 Aug - 6 Dec 2015:
Judy Radul: Closeup, The Breakdown ... more
Judy Radul: Closeup, The Breakdown.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
29 Aug - 6 Dec 2015:
Ulrich Panzer: The Blind Man's Song ... more
Ulrich Panzer: The Blind Man's Song.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
29 Aug - 6 Dec 2015:
Carl Beam: Critical Beginnings ... more
Carl Beam: Critical Beginnings.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
29 Aug - 6 Dec 2015:
The First Five: Portraits from The Kingston Prize ... more
The First Five: Portraits from The Kingston Prize.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
29 Apr -- 13 Aug 2017 | Spring / Summer season launch Fri 28 Apr, with members' preview 5-6:30pm; public reception 6:30-8pm:
Road Trip: Across Canada with Alan C. Collier ... more
Road Trip: Across Canada with Alan C. Collier.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
Tues-Fri 11:10am & 2:10pm, and Sat & Sun 2:10pm, 20 May -- 25 Aug 2017 (no tours Jun 17 & Jul 1):
Guided tours: Rembrandt and Highlights. Fees apply. Call 613 533 2190 ... more
Guided tours: Rembrandt and Highlights. Fees apply. Call 613 533 2190 to register. $10 adults / $7.50 members & children / FREE to children 5 years and under.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
26 Aug -- 3 Dec 2017 | Fall season launch Thur 14 Sep, with members' preview 5-6:30pm; public reception 6:30-8pm:
At Home: The Interior in Canadian Art ... more
At Home: The Interior in Canadian Art.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
26 Aug -- 3 Dec 2017 | Fall season launch Thur 14 Sep, with members' preview 5-6:30pm; public reception 6:30-8pm:
The Golden USB: Richard Ibghy and Marilou Lemmens ... more
The Golden USB: Richard Ibghy and Marilou Lemmens.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
26 Aug -- 3 Dec 2017 | Fall season launch Thur 14 Sep, with members' preview 5-6:30pm; public reception 6:30-8pm:
A form of formlessness: Teresa Carlesimo and Michael DiRisio ... more
A form of formlessness: Teresa Carlesimo and Michael DiRisio.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
26 Aug -- 3 Dec 2017 | Fall season launch Thur 14 Sep, with members' preview 5-6:30pm; public reception 6:30-8pm:
Indigenous Art in the Atrium ... more
Indigenous Art in the Atrium.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
Members' preview Thur 14 Sep 2017, 5-6:30pm; public reception 6:30-8pm:
Season launch – At Home: The Interior in Canadian Art. The Golden USB: Richard Ibghy and Marilou Lemmens. A form of formlessness: Teresa Carlesimo and Michael DiRisio. Indigenous Art in the Atrium ... more
Season launch – At Home: The Interior in Canadian Art. The Golden USB: Richard Ibghy and Marilou Lemmens. A form of formlessness: Teresa Carlesimo and Michael DiRisio. Indigenous Art in the Atrium.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
Thur 14 Sep 2017, 6:30-8pm:
FREE Family Care Drop-In ... more
FREE Family Care Drop-In.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Ontario East)
Sat 1 Jul 2017, 10am-4pm:
Canada Day Open House. Join us this Canada Day for art-making fun. We've partnered with the New Canadians Centre to join in the Multicultural Festival in Del Crary Park. In preparation for MusicFest's Jul 1 headliner Kim Mitchell, we'll be making our own string of patio lanterns on the lawn. Head to the Studio to create an artwork inspired by the iconic Canadian images in Charles Pachter's work ... more
Canada Day Open House. Join us this Canada Day for art-making fun. We've partnered with the New Canadians Centre to join in the Multicultural Festival in Del Crary Park. In preparation for MusicFest's Jul 1 headliner Kim Mitchell, we'll be making our own string of patio lanterns on the lawn. Head to the Studio to create an artwork inspired by the iconic Canadian images in Charles Pachter's work.
Art Gallery of Peterborough (Ontario East)
Oct 6-25, 2015 | vernissage Thur 8 Oct, 6-9pm:
Allan Harding MacKay: Court Painter: Good to Go! Get political at Cube Gallery in Ottawa as renowned Canadian artist Allan Harding MacKay casts his gimlet eye on scandals in the Senate, stirs the election pot, and pokes our public conscience. Court Painter, Good to Go! is an exhibition of MacKay at his searing, satirical best as he takes aim at all things political from the ongoing trial of suspended Senator Mike Duffy, the follies of Prime Minister Stephen Harper, and the tomfoolery of some of Canada's other top public figures. Vernissage hosted by www.PressProgress.ca ... more
Allan Harding MacKay: Court Painter: Good to Go!
Get political at Cube Gallery in Ottawa as renowned Canadian artist Allan Harding MacKay casts his gimlet eye on scandals in the Senate, stirs the election pot, and pokes our public conscience. Court Painter, Good to Go! is an exhibition of MacKay at his searing, satirical best as he takes aim at all things political from the ongoing trial of suspended Senator Mike Duffy, the follies of Prime Minister Stephen Harper, and the tomfoolery of some of Canada's other top public figures.
Vernissage Thur 8 Oct, 6-9pm hosted by www.PressProgress.ca.
Cube Gallery (Ontario East)
Dec 25, 26 & Jan 1:
The Karsh-Masson Gallery remains open Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day ... more
The Karsh-Masson Gallery remains open Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
Karsh-Masson Gallery (Ontario East)
Mon 15 Feb 2016:
The Karsh-Masson Gallery is open Family Day, 9am-8pm ... more
The Karsh-Masson Gallery is open Family Day, 9am-8pm.
Karsh-Masson Gallery (Ontario East)
Mon 12 Oct:
The Karsh-Masson Gallery is open Thanksgiving Day, 9am-8pm ... more
The Karsh-Masson Gallery is open Thanksgiving Day, 9am-8pm.
Karsh-Masson Gallery (Ontario East)
Sep 16-Oct 12, 2015 | opening reception Thur 17 Sep, 5:30-7:30pm:
Allyson GlennCatalyst ... more
Allyson GlennCatalyst. In June 2012, Saskatoon-based painter Allyson Glenn discovered a substantive oil spill under her house. Catalyst, the second series from her Allegory project, explores the artist's personal experience of this event, offering insight into the psychological impact of contamination and the deeper meaning of how people relate to the environment.
Karsh-Masson Gallery (Ontario East)
Dec 19, 2013 - Jan 8, 2016:
Janet Cardiff: Forty-Part Motet ... more
Janet Cardiff: Forty-Part Motet. Rideau Chapel.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
Apr 4, 2015 - Jan 3, 2016:
Mary Pratt: This Little Painting. Masterpiece in Focus ... more
Mary Pratt: This Little Painting. Masterpiece in Focus. Gallery C218.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
Sep 5, 2015 - Apr 3, 2016:
Mirrors with Memory: Daguerreotypes from Library and Archives Canada ... more
Mirrors with Memory: Daguerreotypes from Library and Archives Canada. Gallery A102a.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
Apr 7-Sep 17, 2017:
Photography in Canada: 1960-2000 ... more
Photography in Canada: 1960-2000. Canadian Photography Institute Galleries.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
Apr 7-Sep 10, 2017:
PhotoLab 2: Women Speaking Art ... more
PhotoLab 2: Women Speaking Art. Canadian Photography Institute Galleries.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
Jun 15-Sep 4, 2017:
Canadian and Indigenous Art: From Time Immemorial to 1967 ... more
Canadian and Indigenous Art: From Time Immemorial to 1967. Canadiana and Indigenous Galleries.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
May 12-Sep 10, 2017:
Masterpiece in Focus. Related Works: Ron Moppett and Damian Moppett ... more
Masterpiece in Focus. Related Works: Ron Moppett and Damian Moppett. Gallery C218.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
May 3, 2017 - Apr 30, 2018:
Canadian and Indigenous Art: From 1968 to Present ... more
Canadian and Indigenous Art: From 1968 to Present. Contemporary Galleries B101 to B109 and B201 to B205.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
May 2-Sep 14, 2017:
Canadian Artists in Photographs ... more
Canadian Artists in Photographs. Library and Archives.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
Jun 15-Sep 4, 2017:
Our Stories Connect with Art in Canada ... more
Our Stories Connect with Art in Canada. Special Exhibitions Galleries.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
Jun 15-Sep 4, 2017:
Our Masterpieces, Our Stories ... more
Our Masterpieces, Our Stories.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
Sep 1-Oct 22, 2017:
RBC Canadian Painting Competition ... more
RBC Canadian Painting Competition.
National Gallery of Canada (Ontario East)
Sep 19, 2015 - Feb 14, 2016 | opening reception Thur 1 Oct, 6pm:
Painting a Life Together: Kathleen Daly and George Pepper. Guest Curator: Melissa Alexander (Independent) ... more
Painting a Life Together: Kathleen Daly and George Pepper.
Guest Curator: Melissa Alexander (Independent).
Kathleen Daly and George Pepper's trip to Povungnituk in 1961 is well-documented through a number of works in the Firestone Collection of Canadian Art at the Ottawa Art Gallery, and serves to highlight their partnership while critically exploring their interest in Aboriginal subject matter and their earlier work for the Department of Northern Affairs.
The Ottawa Art Gallery (Ontario East)
Oct 2, 2015 - Feb 7, 2016 | opening reception Thur 1 Oct, 6pm:
nichola feldman-kiss: witness. Curator: Catherine Sinclair (Senior Curator, Ottawa Art Gallery). witness links together narratives of individual exploration of lived experience and a larger examination of the colonial body present in the work of nichola feldman-kiss. This mid-career survey exhibition considers the self-conscious autobiographical framework used to entertain the histories, traces, and affectations that shape physicality, and, in turn, how being a body in context fragments and fractures identity ... more
nichola feldman-kiss: witness.
Curator: Catherine Sinclair (Senior Curator, Ottawa Art Gallery).
witness links together narratives of individual exploration of lived experience and a larger examination of the colonial body present in the work of nichola feldman-kiss. This mid-career survey exhibition considers the self-conscious autobiographical framework used to entertain the histories, traces, and affectations that shape physicality, and, in turn, how being a body in context fragments and fractures identity.
The Ottawa Art Gallery (Ontario East)
Oct 2, 2015 - Feb 7, 2016 | opening reception Thur 1 Oct, 6pm:
Truth of the Matter: Rachel Kalpana James, Cindy Stelmackowich, Norman Takeuchi, Howie Tsui. Curator: Ola Wlusek (Curator of Contemporary Art, Ottawa Art Gallery). This group exhibition explores the imperative role fiction plays in coming to terms with traumatic events, finding meaning in suffering and historicizing one's own personal narrative. The exhibition considers trauma's profound impact on the emotional landscape associated with the culture of our time. ... more
Truth of the Matter: Rachel Kalpana James, Cindy Stelmackowich, Norman Takeuchi, Howie Tsui.
Curator: Ola Wlusek (Curator of Contemporary Art, Ottawa Art Gallery).
This group exhibition explores the imperative role fiction plays in coming to terms with traumatic events, finding meaning in suffering and historicizing one's own personal narrative. The exhibition considers trauma's profound impact on the emotional landscape associated with the culture of our time.
The Ottawa Art Gallery (Ontario East)
Sep 5-Nov 22, 2015:
Jinny Yu: Don't They Ever Stop Migrating? Presented and organized by Nuova Icona at Oratorio di San Ludovico, Venice, Italy. Supported by Ottawa Art Gallery. Co-curators: Elisa Genna, Vittorio Urbani, Ola Wlusek. [...] http://nuovaicona.org ... more
Jinny Yu: Don't They Ever Stop Migrating? Presented and organized by Nuova Icona at Oratorio di San Ludovico, Venice, Italy. Supported by Ottawa Art Gallery. Co-curators: Elisa Genna, Vittorio Urbani, Ola Wlusek. Yu's site-specific painting on fabric and sound installation is a timely meditation about painting and migration. The immersive work explores what is at the core of the refugee crisis along with the fear that host populations feel about migrants, perceiving them not as individual humans, but as swarms, floods, and masses. http://nuovaicona.org.
The Ottawa Art Gallery (Ontario East)
Sep 15-Nov 7, 2015 | reception Fri 2 Oct, 5:30-7:30pm:
Under New Management's Video Store Project, various artists. Curated by Suzanne Carte, Su-Ying Lee. Under New Management's Video Store exhibition takes the form of a video rental store that carries artists' videos ... more
Under New Management's Video Store Project, various artists. Curated by Suzanne Carte, Su-Ying Lee. Under New Management's Video Store exhibition takes the form of a video rental store that carries artists' videos. The project employs the characteristics of the retail environment to connect to the local community while challenging the gallery's role as an intermediary that delimits the viewer's direct access to art. Video titles in stock are artists' works procured through an open call submission process. "Customers" are asked to pay what they wish, which can be interpreted as cash, a non-monetary exchange, critique, or no remuneration. This facet is in place as an experimental form of engagement, where artists have the opportunity to receive responses directly from viewers. In turn, the viewer has an uncommon channel to the artist. Under New Management (UNM) is comprised of the curatorial team Suzanne Carte and Su-Ying Lee, a collective of cultural producers working in contemporary art. Operating as a mutable entity, UNM re-invents roles and shifts boundaries to inspire production and engagement. Collaboration with new and experimental strategies is at the forefront of our practice. Suzanne Carte is an independent curator and critical art writer. Currently, she works as the Assistant Curator at the Art Gallery of York University (AGYU). Su-Ying Lee is the Assistant Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art (MOCCA) and most recently completed a one-year curatorial residency at the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, funded by the Canada Council for the Arts. Thank you to the George Taylor Richardson Memorial Fund at Queen's University for their generous support of the Video Store Project.
Union Gallery (Ontario East)
Sep 15-Nov 7, 2015 | reception Fri 2 Oct, 5:30-7:30pm:
Myth Marks: Pansee Atta. Myth Marks is a series of short animations inspired by the visual traditions of the Ottoman and Mughal miniature ... more
Myth Marks: Pansee Atta.
Myth Marks is a series of short animations inspired by the visual traditions of the Ottoman and Mughal miniature. They explore themes of migration, culture, and belonging in the Canadian landscape, addressing the settler colonial legacies of this land with which Muslim migrants engage in politically complex mediation. By using text as well as still and moving images, these works reveal the ways that art and politics work together to create fearful myths, under the seductive disguises of ornate decoration.
Pansee Atta's practice involves artistic, activist, and academic work, and is often collaborative and community-based. She has been involved as a volunteer at the Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre, and Union Gallery, both in Kingston, and G101 in Ottawa, as well as various progressive organizations such as Pink Triangle Services, Indigenous People's Solidarity Ottawa, and Food Not Bombs. She is also a member of Turbines Curatorial Collective. She is currently completing an MA in Cultural Studies at Queen's University, examining the decolonization of museums.
Union Gallery (Ontario East)
The Union Gallery stays open until 8pm on Wednesdays. On view until May 19: Groundwork – paintings and prints by Nicole Emond, Sonya Fesiak, Kaitlin Groat, Alison Kruse, Emma White, and Jeremy Kerr's Islands and The Woods ... more
The Union Gallery stays open until 8pm on Wednesdays. On view until May 19: Groundwork – paintings and prints by Nicole Emond, Sonya Fesiak, Kaitlin Groat, Alison Kruse, Emma White, and Jeremy Kerr's Islands and The Woods.
Union Gallery (Ontario East)
Rice Lake 18 is the 18th annual public outdoor exhibition and sale of stone sculpture from Zimbabwe. [...].
Public exhibition dates: Aug 5-Sep 3, 11am-6pm daily. FREE admission.
Public opening with live Zimbabwean music: Sat 5 Aug, 3-6pm.
Closing party with live Zimbabwean music: Sun 3 Sep, 2-5pm.
Curator's talk and tour: Anytime by appointment. Groups welcome.
Rice Lake 18 features 300 hand-carved stone sculptures from 50 contemporary Zimbabwean artists. Featured artist Rufaro Ngoma will be present during the exhibition to discuss his work and demonstrate the art of stone carving.
ZimArt's Rice Lake Gallery, founded in 2000, is open daily (11am-6pm) Jun 1 to Thanksgiving, and any other time by appointment. For directions and more information, visit: www.zimart.ca ... more
Rice Lake 18 is the 18th annual public outdoor exhibition and sale of stone sculpture from Zimbabwe.
Previews: Aug 3 & 4, anytime by appointment.
Public exhibition dates: Aug 5-Sep 3, 11am-6pm daily. FREE admission.
Public opening with live Zimbabwean music: Sat 5 Aug, 3-6pm.
Closing party with live Zimbabwean music: Sun 3 Sep, 2-5pm.
Curator's talk and tour: Anytime by appointment. Groups welcome.
Rice Lake 18 features 300 hand-carved stone sculptures from 50 contemporary Zimbabwean artists. Featured artist Rufaro Ngoma will be present during the exhibition to discuss his work and demonstrate the art of stone carving.
ZimArt's Rice Lake Gallery, founded in 2000, is open daily (11am-6pm) Jun 1 to Thanksgiving, and any other time by appointment. For directions and more information, visit: www.zimart.ca.
Rice Lake Gallery, ZimArt (Ontario East)
Ongoing:
Sculpture Garden. This year an imposing sculpture by Armand Vaillancourt has been added to the other works by David Altmejd, César, Aaron Curry, Jim Dine, Kosso Eloul, Sorel Etrog, Joe Fafard, Barry Flanagan, Elisabeth Frink, Antony Gormley, Claude Lalanne, Fernand Léger, Henry Moore, Mimmo Paladino, Jaume Plensa, Jean Paul Riopelle, Rodin, and Colleen Wolstenholme ... more
Sculpture Garden. This year an imposing sculpture by Armand Vaillancourt has been added to the other works by David Altmejd, César, Aaron Curry, Jim Dine, Kosso Eloul, Sorel Etrog, Joe Fafard, Barry Flanagan, Elisabeth Frink, Antony Gormley, Claude Lalanne, Fernand Léger, Henry Moore, Mimmo Paladino, Jaume Plensa, Jean Paul Riopelle, Rodin, and Colleen Wolstenholme.
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (Montreal & Environs)
May 30-Oct 18, 2015:
Metamorphoses: In Rodin's Studio ... more
Metamorphoses: In Rodin's Studio.
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (Montreal & Environs)
Sep 9, 2015 - Jan 3, 2016:
George S. Zimbel: A Humanist Photographer ... more
George S. Zimbel: A Humanist Photographer.
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (Montreal & Environs)
Sep 10-Dec 6, 2015:
Owen Kydd: Durational Photograph ... more
Owen Kydd: Durational Photographs.
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (Montreal & Environs)
Feb 28, 2015 - Apr 17 2016:
New Discoveries and Other Obsessions: New Exhibition of Works from the MAC Collection ... more
New Discoveries and Other Obsessions: New Exhibition of Works from the MAC Collection.
Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal (Montreal & Environs)
Apr 2, 2015 - Apr 17, 2016:
L'Oeil et l'Esprit: Geneviève Cadieux's Point of View on the Collection ... more
L'Oeil et l'Esprit: Geneviève Cadieux's Point of View on the Collection.
Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal (Montreal & Environs)
Sep 15-Oct 28, 2015:
Paint a Landscape! ... more
Paint a Landscape!
Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal (Montreal & Environs)
Aug 29-Oct 17, 2015 | opening event Sat 12 Sep, 3-5:30pm:
Roberto Pellegrinuzzi: Résonances. A new installation of photographs in parallel with Pellegrinuzzi's participation in Mois de la Photo ... more
Roberto Pellegrinuzzi: Résonances. A new installation of photographs in parallel with Pellegrinuzzi's participation in Mois de la Photo.
Pierre-Francois Ouellette Art Contemporain, Montreal (Montreal & Environs)
Sep 5-Oct 18, 2015 | opening Wed 9 Sep, 7pm:
Linda Rutenberg: The Gaspé Peninsula: Land on the Edge of Time ... more
Linda Rutenberg: The Gaspé Peninsula: Land on the Edge of Time.
Stewart Hall Art Gallery (Montreal & Environs)
We are currently looking for consignments for our Nov 22, 2017 live auction of Fine Canadian Art and Canadian Post-War & Contemporary Art – deadline: Aug 25, 2017 – and for our monthly online auctions of Canadian and international art.
Artists of special interest include: S. Andrews, M. Bates, B. C. Binning, D. Blackwood, P.-E. Borduas, J. Bush, F. Carmichael, E. Carr, A. J. Casson, F. S. Coburn, A. Colville, M. Cullen, J.-P. Dallaire, M. Ferron, M.-A. Fortin, C. Gagnon, L. Harris, E. Holgate, E. J. Hughes, Gershon Iskowitz, A. Y. Jackson, F. Johnston, C. Krieghoff, W. Kurelek, J. P. Lemieux, R. Letendre, A. Lismer, J. E. H. MacDonald, J. Macdonald, D. Milne, J. W. Morrice, P. Peel, W. J. Phillips, R. Pilot, B. Reid, J. P. Riopelle, G. Roberts, A. H. Robinson, W. Ronald, A. Savage, J. Shadbolt, G. Smith, M.-A. Suzor-Coté, H. Town, T. Thomson, F. H. Varley, W. P. Weston and many others ... more
We are currently looking for consignments for our Nov 22, 2017 live auction of Fine Canadian Art and Canadian Post-War & Contemporary Art – deadline: Aug 25, 2017 – and for our monthly online auctions of Canadian and international art.
Artists of special interest include: S. Andrews, M. Bates, B. C. Binning, D. Blackwood, P.-E. Borduas, J. Bush, F. Carmichael, E. Carr, A. J. Casson, F. S. Coburn, A. Colville, M. Cullen, J.-P. Dallaire, M. Ferron, M.-A. Fortin, C. Gagnon, L. Harris, E. Holgate, E. J. Hughes, Gershon Iskowitz, A. Y. Jackson, F. Johnston, C. Krieghoff, W. Kurelek, J. P. Lemieux, R. Letendre, A. Lismer, J. E. H. MacDonald, J. Macdonald, D. Milne, J. W. Morrice, P. Peel, W. J. Phillips, R. Pilot, B. Reid, J. P. Riopelle, G. Roberts, A. H. Robinson, W. Ronald, A. Savage, J. Shadbolt, G. Smith, M.-A. Suzor-Coté, H. Town, T. Thomson, F. H. Varley, W. P. Weston and many others.
Heffel Fine Art Auction House (Art Auctions / Trusts)
Opens Thur 1 Oct, closes Thur 29 Oct:
online auction – Fine International Art ... more
online auction – Fine International Art.
Heffel Fine Art Auction House (Art Auctions / Trusts)
Opens Thur 1 Oct, closes Thu 29 Oct:
online auction – Canadian Landscapes: A Collection of Works by the Group of Seven ... more
online auction – Canadian Landscapes: A Collection of Works by the Group of Seven.
Heffel Fine Art Auction House (Art Auctions / Trusts)
Opens Thur 1 Oct, closes Thu 29 Oct:
online auction – International Graphics and Pop Art Prints – featuring works by Andy Warhol and the Grosvenor School ... more
online auction – International Graphics and Pop Art Prints – featuring works by Andy Warhol and the Grosvenor School.
Heffel Fine Art Auction House (Art Auctions / Trusts)
Wednesdays 11am-5pm, Aug 10 & Sep 21:
CALGARY VALUATION DAYS. During these events, Heffel's experts will be available to offer collectors FREE verbal appraisals of their original artworks. Please contact Melissa Cole at melissa@heffel.com or 403 238 6505 to book your appointment ... more
CALGARY VALUATION DAYS. During these events, Heffel's experts will be available to offer collectors FREE verbal appraisals of their original artworks. Please contact Melissa Cole at melissa@heffel.com or 403 238 6505 to book your appointment.
Heffel Fine Art Auction House (Art Auctions / Trusts)
This summer, come join the Avenue Road Arts School and get to know all about Canada from the past to the present!
Campers JK to Grade 4 will see how the arts, history and story come together in this fun, creative and engaging program. Using the rich history, landscapes and stories that make Canada so great, children will draw, paint and sculpt, creating a variety of unique art works. Half-day and full-day options are available. Co-operative games and outdoor play round off the camp day (full-day camps only). Snacks are provided. Full-day campers provide their own lunch. Before-camp and after-camp care is available.
Children 2 to 5 years will enjoy a week of art, drama, music and fun while exploring the incredible arts, history and landscapes of Canada with a parent or caregiver.
Kids and teens in Grades 3 to 12 can choose from a wide range of engaging classes like Abstract Painting, Acting for Film & TV, Architecture & Design, Comic Book Studies, Creating A Graphic Novel, Drawing & Painting, and more!
Adults and teens 15+ will enjoy participating in stimulating and challenging programs like Classical Drawing, Painting for Beginners, Drawing for Beginners, Digital Photography for Beginners, Perspective Drawing, Painting Water, and other options in drawing, painting, and illustration.
Spaces will go fast, so register today! ... more
This summer, come join the Avenue Road Arts School and get to know all about Canada from the past to the present!
Campers JK to Grade 4 will see how the arts, history and story come together in this fun, creative and engaging program. Using the rich history, landscapes and stories that make Canada so great, children will draw, paint and sculpt, creating a variety of unique art works. Half-day and full-day options are available. Co-operative games and outdoor play round off the camp day (full-day camps only). Snacks are provided. Full-day campers provide their own lunch. Before-camp and after-camp care is available.
Children 2 to 5 years will enjoy a week of art, drama, music and fun while exploring the incredible arts, history and landscapes of Canada with a parent or caregiver.
Kids and teens in Grades 3 to 12 can choose from a wide range of engaging classes like Abstract Painting, Acting for Film & TV, Architecture & Design, Comic Book Studies, Creating A Graphic Novel, Drawing & Painting, and more!
Adults and teens 15+ will enjoy participating in stimulating and challenging programs like Classical Drawing, Painting for Beginners, Drawing for Beginners, Digital Photography for Beginners, Perspective Drawing, Painting Water, and other options in drawing, painting, and illustration.
Spaces will go fast, so register today!
Avenue Road Arts School (Art Schools)
Fall Schedule now available!
We're thrilled to announce our programming for fall 2017!

As usual, there are excellent options old and new for preschoolers, kids, teens and adults.

Sign up with your child for Baby Music or Music & Movement.

After-school classes begin at 3:15pm for kids JK - Grade 3, with Little Characters, Drawing & Painting, Storytelling & Mixed Media, and more!

From 4:30 - 6pm, check out options for kids JK - Grade 12, with favourites like Painting & Mixed Media returning, and exciting new classes in Watercolour Illustration, Textile Arts, and more.

For adults, there are expanded options for all skill levels (beginner, intermediate, and advanced) – visit the ceramics, acrylic, drawing, watercolour, photography, and performing arts pages to learn more! ... more
Fall Schedule now available!
We're thrilled to announce our programming for fall 2017!

As usual, there are excellent options old and new for preschoolers, kids, teens and adults.

Sign up with your child for Baby Music or Music & Movement.

After-school classes begin at 3:15pm for kids JK - Grade 3, with Little Characters, Drawing & Painting, Storytelling & Mixed Media, and more!

From 4:30 - 6pm, check out options for kids JK - Grade 12, with favourites like Painting & Mixed Media returning, and exciting new classes in Watercolour Illustration, Textile Arts, and more.

For adults, there are expanded options for all skill levels (beginner, intermediate, and advanced) – visit the ceramics, acrylic, drawing, watercolour, photography, and performing arts pages to learn more!
Avenue Road Arts School (Art Schools)
Summer Open Life Drawing / Painting (without instruction) is Monday & Thursday evenings, 6-9pm weekly (Jul 6-Sep 7). $15 or a 5-session pass for $60. As of Fri 15 Sep, schedule returns to Monday & Friday evenings, 6-9pm ... more
Summer Open Life Drawing / Painting (without instruction) is Monday & Thursday evenings, 6-9pm weekly (Jul 6-Sep 7). $15 or a 5-session pass for $60. As of Fri 15 Sep, schedule returns to Monday & Friday evenings, 6-9pm.
Toronto School of Art (Art Schools)
Summer Open Life Drawing / Painting is held on Monday & Thursday evenings weekly 6-9pm, Jun 27-Sep 8. $15 or a 5-session pass for $60 ... more
Summer Open Life Drawing / Painting is held on Monday & Thursday evenings weekly 6-9pm, Jun 27-Sep 8. $15 or a 5-session pass for $60.
Toronto School of Art (Art Schools)
TSA's Summer Term runs through Sep 1 with upcoming week-long Intensives, 3-day workshops for adults and Youth Art Camps for ages 11-13 and 14-17 still open for registration! Experience exclusive and NEW Summer offerings like Acrylic Explorations, Resin Effects, Shoot! Digital Photography Workshop, Anatomy & Figure Drawing, Thick Over Thin in Acrylics, and more! ... more
TSA's Summer Term runs through Sep 1 with upcoming week-long Intensives, 3-day workshops for adults and Youth Art Camps for ages 11-13 and 14-17 still open for registration! Experience exclusive and NEW Summer offerings like Acrylic Explorations, Resin Effects, Shoot! Digital Photography Workshop, Anatomy & Figure Drawing, Thick Over Thin in Acrylics, and more!
Toronto School of Art (Art Schools)
TSA's Fall Term: Sep 11-Dec 9 features a wide range of daytime, evening, and Saturday courses for all levels of experience. Join us for a 12-, 8-, or 6-week studio course (3 hours, once a week), including our specialized courses: Portfolio Development, Youth Art Studio, and Professional Studio: The Practical Guide for Artists. See all courses on www.tsa-art.com.
Early-bird discounts valid through Aug 11 with the promo code: FallEarlyBird.
Expand or hone your sills in Drawing, Painting, Figurative Studies, Sculpture, Mixed Media, Digital Arts, Printmaking & Collage ... more
TSA's Fall Term: Sep 11-Dec 9 features a wide range of daytime, evening, and Saturday courses for all levels of experience. Join us for a 12-, 8-, or 6-week studio course (3 hours, once a week), including our specialized courses: Portfolio Development, Youth Art Studio, and Professional Studio: The Practical Guide for Artists. See all courses on www.tsa-art.com.
Early-bird discounts valid through Aug 11 with the promo code: FallEarlyBird.
Expand or hone your sills in Drawing, Painting, Figurative Studies, Sculpture, Mixed Media, Digital Arts, Printmaking & Collage.
Toronto School of Art (Art Schools)
Mondays 7-9:30pm:
Monday Night Life Drawing. Fee: $12.50.
Bring your own drawing materials.
Call for more info: 905 966 2892 ... more
Monday Night Life Drawing. Fee: $12.50.
Bring your own drawing materials.
Call for more info: 905 966 2892.
337 Sketch Gallery (Community Courses)
Agnes Etherington Art Centre classes and workshops for youth, adults and families are sure to inspire and engage. Enjoy exploring themes in current exhibitions and learning hands-on skills in various media. http://agnes.queensu.ca/learn/courses-workshops/ ... more
Agnes Etherington Art Centre classes and workshops for youth, adults and families are sure to inspire and engage. Enjoy exploring themes in current exhibitions and learning hands-on skills in various media. http://agnes.queensu.ca/learn/courses-workshops/.
Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Community Courses)
Sundays 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)
For details on classes, please visit www.AGB.life ... more
For details on classes, please visit www.AGB.life.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Community Courses)
Sundays 1:30-4pm, Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 & Dec 6, 2015:
Drawing Fundamentals – with artist Melissa Devine.
$90 AGH members / $110 non-members.
Pre-registration is required as spaces are limited.
More info: www.artgalleryofhamilton.com/wo_agh_adults.php#02 ... more
Drawing Fundamentals – with artist Melissa Devine.
$90 AGH members / $110 non-members.
Pre-registration is required as spaces are limited.
More info: www.artgalleryofhamilton.com/wo_agh_adults.php#02.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Community Courses)
Fri 16 Jun 2017, 10-11am: AGM Tot Spot. FREE & open to the public. Bring your little ones to the AGM Tot Spot for an hour of fun art activities that are sure to get your weekend off to a creative start! Rest assured parents and tots, our fun is delivered with simple materials so you can take home your masterpieces with no mess! The AGM recommends 1 parent for every 2 children ... more
Fri 16 Jun 2017, 10-11am: AGM Tot Spot. FREE & open to the public. Bring your little ones to the AGM Tot Spot for an hour of fun art activities that are sure to get your weekend off to a creative start! Rest assured parents and tots, our fun is delivered with simple materials so you can take home your masterpieces with no mess! The AGM recommends 1 parent for every 2 children.
Art Gallery of Mississauga (Community Courses)
Sep 8-Nov 6, 2015:
Lisa Myers ... more
Lisa Myers.
Art Gallery of Ontario, Weston Family Learning Centre (Community Courses)
Sundays 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)
Jan-Mar 2017:
FREE After Three. The AGO's FREE After Three programming is the place to be for youth ages 14-25. [...]. For more details, like our Facebook page – http://bit.ly/2k324u7 – or follow us on Instagram – http://bit.ly/2knPvrR.
Tuesdays 4-6pm, Jan 17-Mar 28, 2017: Podcasting Workshop with Immony Men. Learn how to produce, record and upload a podcast to AGO YOUTH Radio. In partnership with OCADU's Digital Futures Program. Come and bring friends! FREE.
Wednesdays 4-7pm, Jan 18-Mar 29, 2017: Break Dancing Workshop with Unity Charity. Bust a move and break it down! Learn the 101s of break dancing in a safe and supportive atmosphere. Beginners welcome. Open practice 4-5pm; workshop 5-7pm. FREE.
Attention all high school students with valid ID: you can visit the AGO for FREE Tues-Fri after 3pm.
http://bit.ly/2jYBsW0 ... more
FREE After Three. The AGO's FREE After Three programming is the place to be for youth ages 14-25. Participate in tie-dying, sticker-making, silk-screening, skateboard-building, mix tape-making, movie screenings and break-dancing workshops. Plus, there are ping pong tables out in the Commons every Friday! Please note: No programs during March Break, Mar 13-17, 2017. For more details, like our Facebook page – http://bit.ly/2k324u7 – or follow us on Instagram – http://bit.ly/2knPvrR.
Tuesdays 4-6pm, Jan 17-Mar 28, 2017: Podcasting Workshop with Immony Men. Learn how to produce, record and upload a podcast to AGO YOUTH Radio. In partnership with OCADU's Digital Futures Program. Come and bring friends! FREE.
Wednesdays 4-7pm, Jan 18-Mar 29, 2017: Break Dancing Workshop with Unity Charity. Bust a move and break it down! Learn the 101s of break dancing in a safe and supportive atmosphere. Beginners welcome. Open practice 4-5pm; workshop 5-7pm. FREE.
Thursdays 4-6pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, 2017: Clay & Ceramics with Ness Lee. Workshops include brooch making, pinch pots, coil cups, plates, figurines and plaques! Bring friends! FREE.
Access to the Weston Family Learning Centre is totally FREE. No need to purchase entrance to the Gallery. There's also a café and FREE wifi.
Attention all high school students with valid ID: you can visit the AGO for FREE Tues-Fri after 3pm.
http://bit.ly/2jYBsW0.
Art Gallery of Ontario, Weston Family Learning Centre (Community Courses)
Sundays 1-4pm, May 7, Jun 4:
Family Sundays. Join the fun in the studio at the Art Gallery of Peterborough for guided art activities with local artists. There is no fee or registration required. Just drop in! Children must be accompanied by an adult ... more
Family Sundays. Join the fun in the studio at the Art Gallery of Peterborough for guided art activities with local artists. There is no fee or registration required. Just drop in! Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Art Gallery of Peterborough (Community Courses)
Wednesdays 7-9:30pm:
Artist Drop-In. Got a project on the go? Bring it to Beaux-Arts Brampton and enjoy the workspace every Wednesday evening. $5 | FREE for members ... more
Artist Drop-In. Got a project on the go? Bring it to Beaux-Arts Brampton and enjoy the workspace every Wednesday evening. $5 | FREE for members.
Beaux-Arts Galleries Brampton (Community Courses)
Ongoing:
Artists' Drop-In – Mondays 7-9:30pm.
Max Grunin's Paint-by-Step – Wednesdays 7-9pm ... more
Artists' Drop-In – Mondays 7-9:30pm. FREE for members / $5 non-members.
Max Grunin's Paint-by-Step – Wednesdays 7-9pm. $25 per drop-in.
Beaux-Arts Galleries Brampton (Community Courses)
Blue Crow Gallery represents established and emerging local Canadian artists.
Summer arts camp for kids and teens; register now on our website!
Art classes adults and kids in a variety of mediums – register in August ... more
Blue Crow Gallery represents established and emerging local Canadian artists.
Summer arts camp for kids and teens; register now on our website!
Art classes adults and kids in a variety of mediums – register in August.
Blue Crow Gallery (Community Courses)
The Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery provides supportive education programs for children, teens, families and adults. Our public programs offer multiple pathways for engagement with contemporary artworks and art-making practices. Using Gallery exhibitions as a starting point, individuals develop arts vocabulary, arts appreciation, and cultivate confidence in their interpretations of contemporary artworks. For more information about our educational programs, please contact Nadine Badran, Manager of Public Programs – tel: 519 746 1882 x233; fax: 519 746 6396; nadine@canadianclayandglass.ca. www.theclayandglass.ca/education/education-information/ ... more
The Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery provides supportive education programs for children, teens, families and adults. Our public programs offer multiple pathways for engagement with contemporary artworks and art-making practices. Using Gallery exhibitions as a starting point, individuals develop arts vocabulary, arts appreciation, and cultivate confidence in their interpretations of contemporary artworks. For more information about our educational programs, please contact Nadine Badran, Manager of Public Programs – tel: 519 746 1882 x233; fax: 519 746 6396; nadine@canadianclayandglass.ca. www.theclayandglass.ca/education/education-information/.
Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery (CCGG) (Community Courses)
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!
Sun 11 Jun (glazing only), 1-2:15pm and 2:30-4pm,.
$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)
Cedar Ridge Creative Centre offers ten-week arts courses as well as shorter-term special interest workshops for adults, youth and children. The diverse roster of art programs includes Drawing & Painting, Folk Art, Weaving, Pottery, Sculpture and Watercolours for adults. Children's classes include Fine Art, Creative Art and Creative Clay. http://bit.ly/2eJpW1t ... more
Cedar Ridge Creative Centre offers ten-week arts courses as well as shorter-term special interest workshops for adults, youth and children. The diverse roster of art programs includes Drawing & Painting, Folk Art, Weaving, Pottery, Sculpture and Watercolours for adults. Children's classes include Fine Art, Creative Art and Creative Clay. http://bit.ly/2eJpW1t.
Cedar Ridge Creative Centre (Community Courses)
Jul 4-Aug 24:
Expressions: Children's Summer Art Camp. For more information, please call 416 396 4026. ... more
Expressions: Children's Summer Art Camp. For more information, please call 416 396 4026.
Cedar Ridge Creative Centre (Community Courses)
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)
For more information on all classes & workshops, please refer to the GAS website: www.gerrardartspace.com ... more
For more information on all classes & workshops, please refer to the GAS website: www.gerrardartspace.com.
Gerrard Art Space (GAS) (Community Courses)
Fiddle and yoga classes will resume in the fall! ... more
Fiddle and yoga classes will resume in the fall!
Gerrard Art Space (GAS) (Community Courses)
NEW!!! Beginners Life Drawing – instructor: Joanne Filletti. Aug 21-25, 2017, 9am-4pm. (Please register through GAS: Call 416 778 0923 or email: gerrardartspace@gmail.com) ... more
NEW!!! Beginners Life Drawing – instructor: Joanne Filletti. Aug 21-25, 2017, 9am-4pm. (Please register through GAS: Call 416 778 0923 or email: gerrardartspace@gmail.com).
Gerrard Art Space (GAS) (Community Courses)
Just do it! Experimental Acrylic Painting for Adults – instructor: Grethe Jensen. Mondays 10am-12:30pm OR 1-3:30pm, Sep 25-Nov 27, 2017. (Please register directly with Grethe: www.grethejensen.com). ... more
Just do it! Experimental Acrylic Painting for Adults – instructor: Grethe Jensen. Mondays 10am-12:30pm OR 1-3:30pm, Sep 25-Nov 27, 2017. (Please register directly with Grethe: www.grethejensen.com).
Gerrard Art Space (GAS) (Community Courses)
Sun 9 Apr 2017, 2-4pm:
Second Sundays. Grimsby Public Art Gallery dedicates second Sundays to family fun. A hands-on art activity based on the current exhibition or a seasonally inspired theme will engage the creativity of visiting kids. Trained volunteers guide visitors through the exhibition. Drop in any time between 2pm and 4pm. Admission is FREE; all are welcome! For more information, please contact the Gallery at 905 945 3246 or gpag@grimsby.ca.
Apr 9: Awesome Accordion Books. Make and illustrate an accordion book!
Second Sundays are made possible by the generous support of Grimsby Hyundai ... more
Second Sundays. Grimsby Public Art Gallery dedicates second Sundays to family fun. A hands-on art activity based on the current exhibition or a seasonally inspired theme will engage the creativity of visiting kids. Trained volunteers guide visitors through the exhibition. Drop in any time between 2pm and 4pm. Admission is FREE; all are welcome! For more information, please contact the Gallery at 905 945 3246 or gpag@grimsby.ca.
Jan 8: White Out! Celebrate the season of snow by making a white-on-white painting or collage! How many shades of white are in your palette?
Feb 12: I Heart Canada. Draw or print an image of the Canadian landscape and animals you love. What a great way to start the sesquicentennial year!
Mar 12: Across This Mighty Land. Create a colourful Canadian landscape artwork using tape!
Apr 9: Awesome Accordion Books. Make and illustrate an accordion book!
Second Sundays are made possible by the generous support of Grimsby Hyundai.
Grimsby Public Art Gallery (Community Courses)
Jul-Aug 2017:
Designing Canadian
Aug 8-11 (short week), 9:30am-12noon for ages 5-8; 1:30-4pm for ages 8-12.
$65 members / $75 non-members.
Register at the Gallery.
Re-create and design your own Canadian banknotes, postcards, postage stamps and passports! This fun-filled week will look at Canadian history hands-on, while creating some exciting projects to help celebrate Canada 150!

Following the Group of Seven

Aug 14-18, 9:30am-12noon for ages 5-8; 1:30-4pm for ages 8-12.
$80 members / $96 non-members.
Register at the Gallery.
Explore and learn about Canadian art icons from Carmichael to Varley during this fun and eye-opening camp! Inspired by works and adventures of this famous group of creatives, campers will draw, paint, print, build and mix it all up in an art-making journey across our beautiful country ... more
Discovering Trees
Jul 17-21, 9:30am-12noon for ages 5-8; 1:30-4pm for ages 8-12.
$80 members / $96 non-members.
Register at the Gallery.
Join us for a week inspired by our current exhibition The Forest and the Trees. Students will explore the exhibition and create projects based on the show. This fun-filled week will look at landscapes, botanical art and much more!

Designing Canadian
Aug 8-11 (short week), 9:30am-12noon for ages 5-8; 1:30-4pm for ages 8-12.
$65 members / $75 non-members.
Register at the Gallery.
Re-create and design your own Canadian banknotes, postcards, postage stamps and passports! This fun-filled week will look at Canadian history hands-on, while creating some exciting projects to help celebrate Canada 150!

Following the Group of Seven

Aug 14-18, 9:30am-12noon for ages 5-8; 1:30-4pm for ages 8-12.
$80 members / $96 non-members.
Register at the Gallery.
Explore and learn about Canadian art icons from Carmichael to Varley during this fun and eye-opening camp! Inspired by works and adventures of this famous group of creatives, campers will draw, paint, print, build and mix it all up in an art-making journey across our beautiful country.
Grimsby Public Art Gallery (Community Courses)
Tuesdays 6-8pm, Jul 11-Aug 15, 2017 (six sessions):
Introduction to Acrylic – with Rachel Sullivan.
$70 members / $75 non-members.
This introductory course will guide participants through colour theory, uses of acrylic applications and creativity. Through six sessions, participants will be introduced to a variety of acrylic styles and concepts – perfect for a beginning painter.
Materials list to be provided upon registration ... more
Introduction to Acrylic – with Rachel Sullivan.
$70 members / $75 non-members.
This introductory course will guide participants through colour theory, uses of acrylic applications and creativity. Through six sessions, participants will be introduced to a variety of acrylic styles and concepts – perfect for a beginning painter.
Materials list to be provided upon registration.
Grimsby Public Art Gallery (Community Courses)
Thursdays 6-8pm, Jul 20-Aug 31, 2017 (six sessions):
Introduction to Watercolour – with Flora Hutterer.
$70 members / $75 non-members.
Learn the fundamentals of playing and exploring with watercolours. Learn about the process of selecting the proper paints and brushes to get started and how to blend colours to create a unique palette. The essential information provided in this class will help you learn how to apply watercolour to different surfaces and create basic shapes using fun, easy techniques.
Materials list to be provided upon registration ... more
Introduction to Watercolour – with Flora Hutterer.
$70 members / $75 non-members.
Learn the fundamentals of playing and exploring with watercolours. Learn about the process of selecting the proper paints and brushes to get started and how to blend colours to create a unique palette. The essential information provided in this class will help you learn how to apply watercolour to different surfaces and create basic shapes using fun, easy techniques.
Materials list to be provided upon registration.
Grimsby Public Art Gallery (Community Courses)
Idea Exchange offers a wide variety of studio programs and courses for children, teens and adults at five locations throughout the City of Cambridge. Seasonal, weekly courses range from introductory to advanced, and explore a wide range of materials and techniques. Family Sundays invite parents and children to create and learn together in monthly workshops. Discover the diverse qualities of the printmaking medium at our Design at Riverside location. All of our instructors are practicing professional artists. Come make art with us ... more
Idea Exchange offers a wide variety of studio programs and courses for children, teens and adults at five locations throughout the City of Cambridge. Seasonal, weekly courses range from introductory to advanced, and explore a wide range of materials and techniques. Family Sundays invite parents and children to create and learn together in monthly workshops. Discover the diverse qualities of the printmaking medium at our Design at Riverside location. All of our instructors are practicing professional artists. Come make art with us!
Idea Exchange | Art + Design | Queen's Square Gallery (Community Courses)
Creation Station. Sat 7 May, 1-3pm. FREE drop-in. All ages welcome. Activities designed for ages 4-12 with adult accompaniment. Get your creative juices flowing and imagination soaring! Explore the artwork in the galleries, then head down to the studio for FREE self-guided art-making activities for the whole family ... more
Creation Station. Sat 7 May, 1-3pm. FREE drop-in. All ages welcome. Activities designed for ages 4-12 with adult accompaniment. Get your creative juices flowing and imagination soaring! Explore the artwork in the galleries, then head down to the studio for FREE self-guided art-making activities for the whole family.
Kitchener | Waterloo Art Gallery (Community Courses)
Family Sundays. Sun 5 Jun, 1-4pm. Drop-in. All ages welcome. Activities designed for children ages 4-12 with adult companion. Calling all art-lovers, big and small! Bring your family and friends to KWAG one Sunday a month for fun and inteactive activities that explore art and creativity. Enjoy the exhibitions, make one-of-a-kind artworks, and listen to stories told by our friends from the Kitchener Public Library. New activities and special guests each month. Suggested donation: $5 per child ... more
Family Sundays. Sun 5 Jun, 1-4pm. Drop-in. All ages welcome. Activities designed for children ages 4-12 with adult companion. Calling all art-lovers, big and small! Bring your family and friends to KWAG one Sunday a month for fun and inteactive activities that explore art and creativity. Enjoy the exhibitions, make one-of-a-kind artworks, and listen to stories told by our friends from the Kitchener Public Library. New activities and special guests each month. Suggested donation: $5 per child.
Kitchener | Waterloo Art Gallery (Community Courses)
The Leaf Project.
Everyone is invited to participate in The Latcham Gallery's Leaf Project. The Gallery's goal is to collect over 1000 unique leaves to engage the community in a creative community project to mark Canada 150.
The leaf shape chosen is more graphic than organic and the tree's final form will echo this when the leaves are assembled into a huge mobile in the Latcham Gallery this fall. Each leaf will reflect the diverse ideas and motifs of artists and art lovers of all ages.
Go to www.latchamgallery.ca and use our leaf template to create the shape and size, or drop into 6240 Main Street, Stouffville to pick one up. Then draw, sew, paint, print, etc.! Create your leaf and mail it to us and we will add it to the mobile ... more
The Leaf Project.
Everyone is invited to participate in The Latcham Gallery's Leaf Project. The Gallery's goal is to collect over 1000 unique leaves to engage the community in a creative community project to mark Canada 150.
The leaf shape chosen is more graphic than organic and the tree's final form will echo this when the leaves are assembled into a huge mobile in the Latcham Gallery this fall. Each leaf will reflect the diverse ideas and motifs of artists and art lovers of all ages.
Go to www.latchamgallery.ca and use our leaf template to create the shape and size, or drop into 6240 Main Street, Stouffville to pick one up. Then draw, sew, paint, print, etc.! Create your leaf and mail it to us and we will add it to the mobile.
The Latcham Gallery (Community Courses)
EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMES – for children, youth, families and adults.
http://maclarenart.com/educational-programmes/art-classes-for-all ... more
EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMES – for children, youth, families and adults.
http://maclarenart.com/educational-programmes/art-classes-for-all.
MacLaren Art Centre (Community Courses)
Youth drop-in programme
W-EDGE: The GIF Project – a FREE drop-in programme. Wednesdays 3-5pm, Jan 13-Mar 23, 2016 (10 workshops; ages 14-18). Wednesdays are for art with an edge! Guided by artist Sean George, this drop-in programme is designed to offer like-minded youth a place to meet and be creative. Spend art-filled afternoons creating a large-scale painting exploring fluctuating colours, shapes and patterns, culminating in a group exhibition this spring at the Gallery.
Mar 23: GIF and Vines (Part One) and Taking Photographs (continued) (Part Two) ... more
Youth drop-in programme

W-EDGE: The GIF Project – a FREE drop-in programme. Wednesdays 3-5pm, Jan 13-Mar 23, 2016 (10 workshops; ages 14-18). Wednesdays are for art with an edge! Guided by artist Sean George, this drop-in programme is designed to offer like-minded youth a place to meet and be creative. Spend art-filled afternoons creating a large-scale painting exploring fluctuating colours, shapes and patterns, culminating in a group exhibition this spring at the Gallery.

Jan 13: Introduction to the GIF Project: Creating Together (Part One) and Foundations of Abstraction (Part Two).
Jan 20: Foundations of Abstraction Art: The Art of Beatriz Milhazes (Part One) and Abstract Collage Workshop (Part Two).
Jan 27: Workshop with Exhibiting Artist Melissa General.
Feb 3: Introduction to Colour Theory: Intro to Josef Albers (Part One) and Preparatory Sketches Begins (Part Two).
Feb 10: Introduction to Hard-Edge Abstraction (Part One) and Gridding the Canvas (Part Two).
Feb 17: Painting the Canvas (continued): Painting on Canvas (Part One) and Take First Photography (Part Two).
Feb 24: Intro to Expressive Abstractions (Part One) and Revise Prep Sketch (Part Two).
Mar 2: Expressive Abstractions (continued): Colour, Shape and Image (Part One) and Painting the Canvas (continued) (Part Two).
Mar 9: Painting Large Canvas (continued): Transferring Revised Design on Canvas (Part One) and Take Second Photograph (Part Two).
Mar 23: GIF and Vines (Part One) and Taking Photographs (continued) (Part Two).
MacLaren Art Centre (Community Courses)
MacLaren @ Community Festivals.
This summer, look for us at community festivals across the region. We offer FREE, hands-on art activities for children and families with help from our volunteer ambassadors We're committed to fostering the growth of arts and culture in this region and to contributing to the well-being of community members. Special thanks to Casino Rama Cares for their continued support.
Come join us! [...].
Aug 24-27, 10am-6pm: Barrie Fair. At Essa Agriplex, 7505 10th Line, Essa. FREE. http://essaagriplex.ca/.
Aug 26, 9am-1pm: Dragon Boat Festival. Heritage Park, Barrie. FREE.http://bit.ly/2rzETth.
Other upcoming events: Sep 2 & 3 ... more
MacLaren @ Community Festivals.
This summer, look for us at community festivals across the region. We offer FREE, hands-on art activities for children and families with help from our volunteer ambassadors We're committed to fostering the growth of arts and culture in this region and to contributing to the well-being of community members. Special thanks to Casino Rama Cares for their continued support.
Come join us!
Aug 5-7, 10am-6pm: Kempenfest. Barrie waterfront. FREE. http://kempenfest.com/.
Aug 12, 10am-4pm: The Gathering of the Classics. At Edenvale Aerodrome, Stayner. FREE. http://bit.ly/2vp0WWD.
Aug 19, 10am-5pm: Rama Pow-Wow. At John Snake Memorial Multipurpose Grounds, on the territory of the Chippewas of Rama First Nation, Rama. FREE. http://bit.ly/2oLZsyN.
Aug 24-27, 10am-6pm: Barrie Fair. At Essa Agriplex, 7505 10th Line, Essa. FREE. http://essaagriplex.ca/.
Aug 26, 9am-1pm: Dragon Boat Festival. Heritage Park, Barrie. FREE.http://bit.ly/2rzETth.
Sep 2 & 3, 12noon-7pm: Illuminate Barrie. Southshore Centre, Barrie. FREE. http://bit.ly/2qKGLR9.
MacLaren Art Centre (Community Courses)
Sat & Sun 10am-4:30pm, Nov 7 & 8, 2015:
Exploring Acrylics with Ernestine Tahedl.
In this process-oriented course, participants will further develop their understanding of acrylic paint, working with fluid acrylics, heavy body paint, mediums, and varnishes.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
Materials not included. Registration required. Class size: 15.
http://mcmichael.com/apps/index.cfm?page=program.detail&programEventId=1008&areaId=4 ... more
Exploring Acrylics with Ernestine Tahedl.
In this process-oriented course, participants will further develop their understanding of acrylic paint, working with fluid acrylics, heavy body paint, mediums, and varnishes.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
Materials not included. Registration required. Class size: 15.
http://mcmichael.com/apps/index.cfm?page=program.detail&programEventId=1008&areaId=4.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (Community Courses)
Sat & Sun 10am-4:30pm, Nov 14 & 15, 2015:
Contemporary Landscape Painting with John Leonard.
Designed for advanced artists, this course will assist participants to develop a personal voice when painting the land. Through observation and analysis, participants will interpret landscape through relevant principls of design and then reconstruct it in paint using individual styles and techniques.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
Materials not included. Registration required. Class size: 15.
http://mcmichael.com/apps/index.cfm?page=program.detail&programEventId=1009&areaId=4 ... more
Contemporary Landscape Painting with John Leonard.
Designed for advanced artists, this course will assist participants to develop a personal voice when painting the land. Through observation and analysis, participants will interpret landscape through relevant principls of design and then reconstruct it in paint using individual styles and techniques.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
Materials not included. Registration required. Class size: 15.
http://mcmichael.com/apps/index.cfm?page=program.detail&programEventId=1009&areaId=4.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (Community Courses)
Sat & Sun 10am-4:30pm, Apr 2 & 3, 2016:
Contemporary Landscape Painting with John Leonard.
Designed for advanced artists, this course will assist participants to develop a personal voice when painting landscapes through observation and analysis.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
Materials not included but may be purchased through the Gallery Shop at 905 893 1121 x2237.
Registration required. Class size: 15.
http://bit.ly/21HAcFK ... more
Contemporary Landscape Painting with John Leonard.
Designed for advanced artists, this course will assist participants to develop a personal voice when painting landscapes through observation and analysis.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
Materials not included but may be purchased through the Gallery Shop at 905 893 1121 x2237.
Registration required. Class size: 15.
http://bit.ly/21HAcFK.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (Community Courses)
Sat & Sun 10am-4:30pm, Apr 16 & 17, 2016:
Colour Exploration, Watercolour Painting with David McEown. *SOLD OUT.
http://bit.ly/1UNcCam ... more
Colour Exploration, Watercolour Painting with David McEown.
Explore essential watercolour techniques and embark on perception exercises, enhancing ways of "seeing" that enable participants to paint directly from nature and interpret photographic references in this two-day class.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
Materials not included but may be purchased through the Gallery Shop at 905 893 1121 x2237.
Registration required. Class size: 15.
http://bit.ly/1UNcCam.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (Community Courses)
Sat & Sun 10am-4:30pm, Jun 18 & 19, 2016:
Power Painting, Acrylic Painting with Steve Rose.
This workshop will focus on strong colour, bold composition, and the dynamic energy of contemporary acrylic painting. This process of vision to execution will be based on individual attention in regard to materials, concept, and technique in consultation with the instructor.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
Materials not included but may be purchased through the Gallery Shop at 905 893 1121 x2237.
Registration required. Class size: 15.
http://bit.ly/1qvqIBN ... more
Power Painting, Acrylic Painting with Steve Rose.
This workshop will focus on strong colour, bold composition, and the dynamic energy of contemporary acrylic painting. This process of vision to execution will be based on individual attention in regard to materials, concept, and technique in consultation with the instructor.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
Materials not included but may be purchased through the Gallery Shop at 905 893 1121 x2237.
Registration required. Class size: 15.
http://bit.ly/1qvqIBN.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (Community Courses)
Sat & Sun 10am-4:30pm, Sep 10 & 11, 2016:
Non-Objective Painting with Lila Lewis Irving.
This workshop will be an exciting adventure into the world of non-objective painting in acrylic. It will examine design element, conciseness, and expressiveness. Demonstrations will highlight techniques whic will enhance your finished paintings.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
Materials not included.
http://bit.ly/2a9z1iK ... more
Non-Objective Painting with Lila Lewis Irving.
This workshop will be an exciting adventure into the world of non-objective painting in acrylic. It will examine design element, conciseness, and expressiveness. Demonstrations will highlight techniques whic will enhance your finished paintings.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
Materials not included.
http://bit.ly/2a9z1iK.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (Community Courses)
Sat & Sun 10am-4:30pm, Nov 19 & 20, 2016:
Contemporary Landscape Painting. Instructor: John Leonard. *FULL. http://bit.ly/2cAk8Xp ... more
Contemporary Landscape Painting. Instructor: John Leonard.
Designed for advanced artists, this course will assist participants to develop a personal voice when painting the land. Through observation and analysis, participants will interpret landscape through relevant principles of design and then reconstruct it in paint using individual styles and techniques.
Fee: $179 general public | $143 McMichael members.
http://bit.ly/2cAk8Xp.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (Community Courses)
Saturdays 10am-12noon, Sep 23-Nov 18, 2017 (no class Oct 7):
Saturday Art Classes. Ages 5-12.
Also known as Saturdays at the McMichael (SAM), these popular art classes offer a creative exploration of various art mediums, encourage skill development while cultivating art appreciation, and introduce children to Canadian art through in-gallery activities. Facilitated by professional art instructors, children will be divided into three age-appropriate groups to be determined upon registration.
Registration required ... more
Saturday Art Classes. Ages 5-12.
Also known as Saturdays at the McMichael (SAM), these popular art classes offer a creative exploration of various art mediums, encourage skill development while cultivating art appreciation, and introduce children to Canadian art through in-gallery activities. Facilitated by professional art instructors, children will be divided into three age-appropriate groups to be determined upon registration.
Registration required.
McMichael Canadian Art Collection (Community Courses)
Neilson Park Creative Centre offers instruction in the visual arts for children, teens and adults. Details are available on our website – www.neilsonparkcreativecentre.com – or at the Centre. Become an NPCC member for early registration and savings ... more
Neilson Park Creative Centre offers instruction in the visual arts for children, teens and adults. Details are available on our website – www.neilsonparkcreativecentre.com – or at the Centre.
Become an NPCC member for early registration and savings.
Neilson Park Creative Centre (Community Courses)
Jul 19-21, 2017, 9:30am-4pm:
Loosely Landscape with Steve Rose. Utilizing the landscape and the organic world with emphasis on conceptual / personal investigation ... more
Loosely Landscape with Steve Rose.
Utilizing the landscape and the organic world with emphasis on conceptual / personal investigation.
Neilson Park Creative Centre (Community Courses)
Aug 16-18, 2017, 9:30am-4pm:
Abstraction in Nature with Steve Rose. Utilize landscape / nature as a point of departure within the context of abstract art approaches ... more
Abstraction in Nature with Steve Rose.
Utilize landscape / nature as a point of departure within the context of abstract art approaches.
Neilson Park Creative Centre (Community Courses)
Jul 24-28 OR Aug 21-25, 2017, 1-4pm:
Youth Studio: Painting and Mixed Media with Louise Zych. Ages 13-16. For emerging artists. Sharpen your skills as you explore painting and mixed media materials ... more
Youth Studio: Painting and Mixed Media with Louise Zych. Ages 13-16.
For emerging artists. Sharpen your skills as you explore painting and mixed media materials.
Neilson Park Creative Centre (Community Courses)
Jul-Aug 2017:
Summer Camp. Ages 5-12. Weeks 1-9, 8:30am-4pm (extended care available). A balance of art fundamentals and camp fun for children! ... more
Summer Camp. Ages 5-12.
Weeks 1-9, 8:30am-4pm (extended care available).
A balance of art fundamentals and camp fun for children!
Neilson Park Creative Centre (Community Courses)
Fall 2017 & Winter 2018 Creative art courses – art classes, workshops, camps and speakers series for adults, teens and children. Register in-person, by phone, or online starting Aug 9, 2017 ... more
Fall 2017 & Winter 2018 Creative art courses – art classes, workshops, camps and speakers series for adults, teens and children. Register in-person, by phone, or online starting Aug 9, 2017.
Neilson Park Creative Centre (Community Courses)
FAMILY PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES –

Sundays 1-3pm, Aug 27, Sep 24: 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 & ACTIVITIES –

Sundays 1-3pm, Jan 29, Feb 26, Mar 26, Apr 30, May 28, Jun 25, Jul 30, Aug 27, Sep 24: 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.

Fri 30 Jun, 4:30-10pm: Pumphouse Art Activity @ Holiday Weekend Family Fun. Visit us at Centennial Sports Park, Virgil, for sesquicentennial celebrations, a family-friendly art activity and much more!

Mon 3 Jul, 1-4pm: Pumphouse Art Activity & Plein-Air Painters @ Confederation Celebration. Visit us at Simcoe Park for sesquicentennial celebrations!

Sat 15 Jul, 8am-1pm: Pumphouse Art Activity @ NOTL Farmers' Market Kids Day. Visit us to participate in an outdoor art activity for all ages!
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Community Courses)
ADULT CLASSES Summer 2017

Thursdays 1-4pm, Aug 10-24: Plein Air Painting with Win Henstock.

Aug 14-18, 1-4pm: Open Studio Adult Art Camp with Susan Wintrop ... more
ADULT CLASSES Summer 2017

Thursdays 6-9pm, Jul 6-Aug 24: Introduction to Pottery Techniques with Kayla Benner.

Fridays 1-4pm, Jul 7-28: Exploring Abstract Painting with Lenore Walker.

Jul 10-14, 9am-12noon: Open Studio Adult Art Camp with Susan Wintrop.

Thursdays 1-4pm, Jul 13-27: Plein Air Painting with Win Henstock.

Jul 24-28, 9am-12noon: Expressive Landscapes Adult Art Camp with Julie Ponesse.

Thursdays 1-4pm, Aug 10-24: Plein Air Painting with Win Henstock.

Aug 14-18, 1-4pm: Open Studio Adult Art Camp with Susan Wintrop.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Community Courses)
CHILDREN & YOUTH Summer 2017

Summer Art Camps (ages 5-12). Sign up for a half-day or full-day camp week to make art, make new friends and have fun! Upcoming camps: [...]. Aug 21-25, 9am-4pm.

Voices of Freedom Art Project
@ Niagara Pumphouse. In partnership with Bravo Niagara's Voices of Freedom Festival, Sep 28-Oct 6, the Niagara Pumphouse invites children & youth to create a visual art project that gives a voice to Niagara Region's Black history. Sep 29, 30 & Oct 1, 11am-4pm ... more
CHILDREN & YOUTH Summer 2017

Summer Art Camps (ages 5-12). Sign up for a half-day or full-day camp week in Jul or Aug to make art, make new friends and have fun! Upcoming camps: Jul 24-28, 1-4pm; Aug 7-11, 9am-4pm; Aug 14-18, 1-4pm; Aug 21-25, 9am-4pm.

Voices of Freedom Art Project @ Niagara Pumphouse. In partnership with Bravo Niagara's Voices of Freedom Festival, Sep 28-Oct 6, the Niagara Pumphouse invites children & youth to create a visual art project that gives a voice to Niagara Region's Black history. Sep 29, 30 & Oct 1, 11am-4pm.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Community Courses)
ADULT WORKSHOPS Fall 2017

Sat 7 Oct, 1-4pm: Fused Glass Ornaments with Joe Speck.

Fri 13 Oct & Fri 20 Oct, 12noon-4pm: Introduction to WeavingBeginner with Robin Loewen.

Upcoming workshops: Oct 16,28, Nov 11 & 12, Nov 18 & 19.
Upcoming lectures: Oct 16, 23, 30 ... more
ADULT WORKSHOPS Fall 2017

Sat 7 Oct, 1-4pm: Fused Glass Ornaments with Joe Speck.

Fri 13 Oct & Fri 20 Oct, 12noon-4pm: Introduction to WeavingBeginner with Robin Loewen.

Mon 16 Oct, 1-3pm: Oh Canada! Contemporary Canadian Art History, Lecture #1 with Susan Dobson.

Mon 23 Oct, 1-3pm: Oh Canada! Contemporary Canadian Art History, Lecture #2 with Susan Dobson.

Sat 28 Oct, 9:30am-3:30pm: Introduction to Stained Glass with Susan Holly.

Mon 30 Oct, 1-3pm: Oh Canada! Contemporary Canadian Art History, Lecture #3 with Susan Dobson.

Sat 11 Nov, 9:30am-3:30pm & Sun 12 Nov, 9:30am-12:30pm: Introduction to Cold Wax & Oil with Lenore Walker.

Sat 18 Nov, 9:30am-3:30pm & Sun 19 Nov, 4-5pm: Paverpol Garden Angel Sculpture with Tamara Plugers.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Community Courses)
ADULT CLASSES Fall 2017

Tuesdays 9am-12noon, Sep 19-Nov 21: Tuesday Open Studio – All Levels with Susan Wintrop.

Tuesdays 1-4pm, Sep 19-Nov 21: Painting for Beginners & Absolute Beginners with Susan Dobson.

Wednesdays 1-4pm, Sep 20-Nov 22: Drawing for Beginners with Susan Dobson.

Wednesdays 1-4pm, Sep 20-Oct 18: Fall Plein Air Paintings – All Levels with Win Henstock.

Thursdays 9am-12noon, Sep 21-Nov 23: Thursday Open Studio – All Levels with Susan Wintrop.

Thursdays 1-4pm, Sep 21-Nov 23: Landscapes in Oil – Intermediate with Anne Reimer.

Fridays 1-4pm, Sep 22-Nov 24 (no class Oct 27): Watercolours with Diane Vogel.

Sundays 10am-1pm, Sep 24-Oct 22 (no class Oct 8): Artists' Studio – Intermediate-Advanced with Wayne Corlis.

Mondays 9am-12noon, Sep 25-Nov 20 (no class Oct 9): Painting Fast & Fearless with Lenore Walker.

Thursdays 1-4pm, Sep 28-Nov 16: Introduction to Pottery Techniques – Afternoon – Beginner with Kayla Benner.

Thursdays 6-9pm, Sep 28-Nov 16: Introduction to Pottery Techniques – Evening – Beginner with Kayla Benner.

Mondays 1-4pm, Oct 2-Nov 20 (no class Oct 9 & 30): Anatomy for Life Drawing – All Levels with David Antscherl ... more
ADULT CLASSES Fall 2017

Tuesdays 9am-12noon, Sep 19-Nov 21: Tuesday Open Studio – All Levels with Susan Wintrop.

Tuesdays 1-4pm, Sep 19-Nov 21: Painting for Beginners & Absolute Beginners with Susan Dobson.

Wednesdays 1-4pm, Sep 20-Nov 22: Drawing for Beginners with Susan Dobson.

Wednesdays 1-4pm, Sep 20-Oct 18: Fall Plein Air Paintings – All Levels with Win Henstock.

Thursdays 9am-12noon, Sep 21-Nov 23: Thursday Open Studio – All Levels with Susan Wintrop.

Thursdays 1-4pm, Sep 21-Nov 23: Landscapes in Oil – Intermediate with Anne Reimer.

Fridays 1-4pm, Sep 22-Nov 24 (no class Oct 27): Watercolours with Diane Vogel.

Sundays 10am-1pm, Sep 24-Oct 22 (no class Oct 8): Artists' Studio – Intermediate-Advanced with Wayne Corlis.

Mondays 9am-12noon, Sep 25-Nov 20 (no class Oct 9): Painting Fast & Fearless with Lenore Walker.

Thursdays 1-4pm, Sep 28-Nov 16: Introduction to Pottery Techniques – Afternoon – Beginner with Kayla Benner.

Thursdays 6-9pm, Sep 28-Nov 16: Introduction to Pottery Techniques – Evening – Beginner with Kayla Benner.

Mondays 1-4pm, Oct 2-Nov 20 (no class Oct 9 & 30): Anatomy for Life Drawing – All Levels with David Antscherl.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Community Courses)
ADULT DROP-IN OPPORTUNITIES –

Tuesdays 12noon-4pm, Sep 19-Nov 21, 2017: Members' Drawing & Painting Studio – All Levels. Bring your own materials and works in progress to work alongside other Pumphouse members. Space is limited. $2 suggested donation per participant ... more
ADULT DROP-IN OPPORTUNITIES –

Tuesdays 12noon-4pm, Sep 19-Nov 21, 2017: Members' Drawing & Painting Studio – All Levels. Bring your own materials and works in progress to work alongside other Pumphouse members. Space is limited. $2 suggested donation per participant.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Community Courses)
CHILDREN & YOUTH CLASSES Fall 2017

Saturdays 10am-12noon, Oct 21-Nov 25: Morning Mini-Masters. For ages 5-8.

Saturdays 1-3pm, Oct 21-Nov 25: Afternoon Art Adventures. For ages 9-12.

Wednesdays 6-8pm, Oct 18-Nov 22: After-School Art Studio. For ages 12-17 ... more
CHILDREN & YOUTH CLASSES Fall 2017

Saturdays 10am-12noon, Oct 21-Nov 25: Morning Mini-Masters. For ages 5-8.

Saturdays 1-3pm, Oct 21-Nov 25: Afternoon Art Adventures. For ages 9-12.

Wednesdays 6-8pm, Oct 18-Nov 22: After-School Art Studio. For ages 12-17.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Community Courses)
Family Fun Activities. Every Saturday & Sunday, 1-4:30pm. Guide your family through art projects at PAMA and inspire creativity! These are drop-in activities, and registration is not required. Aug: Create your own fabric collage inspired by your thoughts and feelings about what home and comfort mean to you ... more
Family Fun Activities. Every Saturday & Sunday, 1-4:30pm. Guide your family through art projects at PAMA and inspire creativity! These are drop-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.
Jun: Canada's National Aboriginal Day falls on Jun 21. Create your own inukshuk and celebrate Aboriginal cultures and traditions.
Jul: In celebration of the 150th birthday of Canada, come make your very own 3D Canada globe.
Aug: Create your own fabric collage inspired by your thoughts and feelings about what home and comfort mean to you.
Sep: Explore themes from the National Film Boad and what it means to call Canada home in your ownfilm cell collage.
Oct: Create a Mexican tin foil art frame, inspired by the Day of the Dead.
Nov: Make your own shadow puppet show.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Community Courses)
Family Fun Days. Third Saturday of each month. 10am-4:30pm: Family Fun Activity and Colouring Room. 1-2:30pm: Family Art and Yoga / Art Buffet. 2:45-3:45pm: Family Art and Stories. 4-4:30pm: Family tours.
Sep 16: Lights, Camera, Action!
Oct 21: BOO-seum ... more
Family Fun Days. Third Saturday of each month. 10am-4:30pm: Family Fun Activity and Colouring Room. 1-2:30pm: Family Art and Yoga / Art Buffet. 2:45-3:45pm: Family Art and Stories. 4-4:30pm: Family tours.

Apr 22, 2017, 10am-3pm
: Earth Day. Celebrate Earth Day at PAMA! Drop in and participate in activities based on the 3 R's: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Included with PAMA admission.

May 20, 2017
: Journeys.

Jun 17, 2017: Aboriginal Stories.

Jul 15, 2017: Canada 150.

Aug 19, 2017: Home.

Sep 16, 2017: Lights, Camera, Action!

Oct 21, 2017: BOO-seum.

Nov 18, 2017: Shadows.

Dec 16, 2017: Portraits.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Community Courses)
Artists Open Studio.
Fourth Thursday of each month 6-8:30pm: Aug 24, Sep 28, Oct 26, Nov 23, Dec 28 ... more
Artists Open Studio.
Fourth Thursday of each month 6-8:30pm: Jul 27, Aug 24, Sep 28, Oct 26, Nov 23, Dec 28, 2017.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Community Courses)
Art Workshops. Fourth Sunday of each month 1-3pm.
$29.75 members / $35 non-members (per workshop). [...].
Aug 27: Fibre Art ... more
Spring / Summer 2017 Art Workshops. Fourth Sunday of each month 1-3pm.
$29.75 members / $35 non-members (per workshop).
Sun 28 May
: DrawingFlowers and Bugs.
Sun 25 Jun: Acrylic paintingCanadian Landscapes.
Sun 30 Jul: Text, Poetic Art.
Sun 27 Aug: Fibre, Textural Print Art.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Community Courses)
The Art of Yoga (16+).
First Thursday of each month 7-8:30pm, Sep 7, Oct 5, Nov 2, Dec 7 ... more
The Art of Yoga (16+).
First Thursday of each month 7-8:30pm, Aug 3, Sep 7, Oct 5, Nov 2, Dec 7.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Community Courses)
PAMA Whacky Staycation Days.
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10am-3pm, Aug 8-29, 2017. [...].
Aug 22: National Tooth Fairy Day.
Aug 24: International Strange Music Day.
Aug 29: More Herbs, Less Salt Day ... more
PAMA Whacky Staycation Days.
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10am-3pm, Aug 8-29, 2017.
Aug 8: Happiness Happens Day.
Aug 10: World Lion Day.
Aug 15: Relaxation Day.
Aug 17: Black Cat Appreciation Day.
Aug 22: National Tooth Fairy Day.
Aug 24: International Strange Music Day.
Aug 29: More Herbs, Less Salt Day.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Community Courses)
Thur 10 Aug 2017, 7-8:30pm:
Songwriting Workshop with Bayani Llagas.
$29.75 members / $35 non-members ... more
Thur 10 Aug 2017, 7-8:30pm:
Songwriting Workshop with Bayani Llagas.
$29.75 members / $35 non-members.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Community Courses)
Thur 17 Aug 2017, 7-8:30pm: Creative Exchange, Grant Writing, in partnership with the City of Brampton and the Ontario Arts Council. This is a FREE event; RSVP by emailing: Christina.Romasz@brampton.ca ... more
Thur 17 Aug 2017, 7-8:30pm: Creative Exchange, Grant Writing, in partnership with the City of Brampton and the Ontario Arts Council. This is a FREE event; RSVP by emailing: Christina.Romasz@brampton.ca.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Community Courses)
Thur 28 Sep 2017, 6-8:30pm:
Queer Exposure, presented by LAMP Community Health Centre ... more
Thur 28 Sep 2017, 6-8:30pm:
Queer Exposure, presented by LAMP Community Health Centre.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Community Courses)
NEW Fall 2017 Crafts Workshops.
$10 members / $15 non-members (per workshop).
Sep 24, 1-3pm: Beads and Buttons.
Oct 12, 1-3pm: Macrame Plant Hanger.
Nov 26, 1-3pm: Holiday Card Making. ... more
NEW Fall 2017 Crafts Workshops.
$10 members / $15 non-members (per workshop).
Sun 24 Sep, 1-3pm: Beads and Buttons.
Thur 12 Oct, 1-3pm: Macrame Plant Hanger.
Sun 26 Nov, 1-3pm: Holiday Card Making.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (Community Courses)
Sundays 3pm, 13 & 27 Aug:
Power Kids. FREE. Tour the gallery and engage in art activities inspired by the current exhibition, Ydessa Hendeles: The Milliner's Daughter, in these arts & crafts workshops for children ages 7-12. 13 Aug: Family Trees. Ydessa Hendeles' The Milliner's Daughter includes a photograph of the artist at age six, taken by her father soon after her family immigrated to Canada. Inspired by the artist's story of migration, this program will reflect your family's growth. Each participant, working closely with their adult companions, will create a colourful tree structure that will grow and change as they learn about their family members. After choosing what kind of tree your family might resemble, use wire and wood to build the main structure and add small leaves or fruits to represent family members. http://bit.ly/2u6lQrY. 27 Aug: Rebuilding What's Broken. Ydessa Hendeles is not just an artist, but a collector and curator as well! She often collects objects and then organizes these objects to present a new narrative or idea. In this workshop, we will recontextualize a collection of repurposed children's toys, using them as the base materials for an artwork. Participants will challenge themselves by creating assemblage sculptures with different elements in only one chosen colour. Their sculpture will tell a story or create a larger form that has never existed before. http://bit.ly/2uvQUCt ... more
Power Kids. FREE. Tour the gallery and engage in art activities inspired by the current exhibition, Ydessa Hendeles: The Milliner's Daughter, in these arts & crafts workshops for children ages 7-12.
25 Jun: Rainbow Bodies. Ydessa Hendeles has created an installation titled From her wooden sleep..., in which wooden manikins represent people – some insiders, some outsiders – but the manikins are mostly monochromatic. After discussing the contextual importance of Hendeles' installation, we will design and make marionette shadow puppets out of paper and cardboard using all the colours of the rainbow as a symbol of inclusion! http://bit.ly/2tKo5hp.
27 Jun: Citizens of a Diverse City. Canada is a diverse country – from coast to coast – and Toronto is a diverse city! In these workshops we will look to Ydessa Hendeles' manikins as a springboard for discussion about difference, diversity and community, then we will invent and create shadow puppets inspired by characters and stories reflecting our own experiences of diversity in Canada. This Power Kids program is presented as part of Harbourfront Centre's Here in the Six – Celebrating Multiculturalism. Drop-in sessions will run 10-11am, 11:30am-12:30pm, and 1-2pm. http://bit.ly/2tq46p6.
9 Jul: DIY Wind-Up Toys. Ydessa Hendeles' Aero-Car inspires this STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) program. We will discover how Hendeles speaks to both the past and the future in her work by drawing upon the use of antique toys and futuristic automatons. Each participant will then design and build their own retro-style wind-up toy using springs, thread and cardboard. Once complete, we will wind up our toys and watch them go zoom! http://bit.ly/2rNMCG2.
23 Jul: Manikins Come to Life! The manikins in Ydessa Hendeles' The Milliner's Daughter appear as if they have been frozen in a tableau vivant – a living picture. After viewing and talking about the manikins in the exhibition, we will work in small groups – inspired by performance art – to invent a story, and design and make props from mixed media. Then, using our props, we will pose as living models in our tableaux vivants. Each group will be photographed in one (or more) pose(s), and we will share those pictures with you! http://bit.ly/2rS69Ap.
13 Aug: Family Trees. Ydessa Hendeles' The Milliner's Daughter includes a photograph of the artist at age six, taken by her father soon after her family immigrated to Canada. Inspired by the artist's story of migration, this program will reflect your family's growth. Each participant, working closely with their adult companions, will create a colourful tree structure that will grow and change as they learn about their family members. After choosing what kind of tree your family might resemble, use wire and wood to build the main structure and add small leaves or fruits to represent family members. http://bit.ly/2u6lQrY.
27 Aug: Rebuilding What's Broken. Ydessa Hendeles is not just an artist, but a collector and curator as well! She often collects objects and then organizes these objects to present a new narrative or idea. In this workshop, we will recontextualize a collection of repurposed children's toys, using them as the base materials for an artwork. Participants will challenge themselves by creating assemblage sculptures with different elements in only one chosen colour. Their sculpture will tell a story or create a larger form that has never existed before. http://bit.ly/2uvQUCt.
The Power Plant (Community Courses)
The Station Gallery offers classes, programs and events for artists of all ages and stages. To learn more visit: www.whitbystationgallery.com/Learn.aspx ... more
The Station Gallery offers classes, programs and events for artists of all ages and stages. To learn more visit: www.whitbystationgallery.com/Learn.aspx.
Station Gallery (Community Courses)
Last Sundays, 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)
First Sundays, 11am-2pm:
The Trash Train.
On the first Sunday of each month, climb aboard The Trash Train with our creative Station Gallery crew! Connect with family and friends while you upcycle and make extraordinary art right in the Gallery with materials that were headed for the trash. Stay as little or as long as you like for this drop-in program. Pre-registration is encouraged! All ages. FREE. http://bit.ly/1RTfFc7 ... more
The Trash Train.
On the first Sunday of each month, climb aboard The Trash Train with our creative Station Gallery crew! Connect with family and friends while you upcycle and make extraordinary art right in the Gallery with materials that were headed for the trash. Stay as little or as long as you like for this drop-in program. Pre-registration is encouraged! All ages. FREE. http://bit.ly/1RTfFc7.
Station Gallery (Community Courses)
Wednesdays 1-4pm, Jul & Aug 2017:
Thread Journeys: Family Drop-In Program.
Explore Japanese textile techniques in our education gallery. Contribute to our community weaving project by working on our floor loom that is set up with yarn dyed using the resist dye techinique of kasuri. Make a braided cord to take home using the technique of kumihimo. FREE with admission. Suitable for all ages 5 and up; children must be accompanied by an adult ... more
Thread Journeys: Family Drop-In Program.
Explore Japanese textile techniques in our education gallery. Contribute to our community weaving project by working on our floor loom that is set up with yarn dyed using the resist dye techinique of kasuri. Make a braided cord to take home using the technique of kumihimo.
FREE with admission.
Suitable for all ages 5 and up; children must be accompanied by an adult.
Textile Museum of Canada (Community Courses)
Saturdays 10am-12noon, to Aug 26, 2017:
sTOMp! FREE family fun! The TOM invites families into the studio for a morning of art-making and fun with hands-on activities. Pre-registration is not required and everyone is welcome ... more
Saturdays 10am-12noon, to Sep 1, 2017:
sTOMp! FREE family fun! The TOM invites families into the studio for a morning of art-making and fun with hands-on activities. Pre-registration is not required and everyone is welcome.
Tom Thomson Art Gallery (Community Courses)
Summer Open Life Drawing / Painting (without instruction) is Monday & Thursday evenings, 6-9pm weekly (Jul 6-Sep 7). $15 or a 5-session pass for $60. As of Fri 15 Sep, schedule returns to Monday & Friday evenings, 6-9pm ... more
Summer Open Life Drawing / Painting (without instruction) is Monday & Thursday evenings, 6-9pm weekly (Jul 6-Sep 7). $15 or a 5-session pass for $60. As of Fri 15 Sep, schedule returns to Monday & Friday evenings, 6-9pm.
Toronto School of Art (Community Courses)
TSA's Summer Term runs through Sep 1 with upcoming week-long Intensives, 3-day workshops for adults and Youth Art Camps for ages 11-13 and 14-17 still open for registration! Experience exclusive and NEW Summer offerings like Acrylic Explorations, Resin Effects, Shoot! Digital Photography Workshop, Anatomy & Figure Drawing, Thick Over Thin in Acrylics, and more! ... more
TSA's Summer Term runs through Sep 1 with upcoming week-long Intensives, 3-day workshops for adults and Youth Art Camps for ages 11-13 and 14-17 still open for registration! Experience exclusive and NEW Summer offerings like Acrylic Explorations, Resin Effects, Shoot! Digital Photography Workshop, Anatomy & Figure Drawing, Thick Over Thin in Acrylics, and more!
Toronto School of Art (Community Courses)
TSA's Fall Term: Sep 11-Dec 9 features a wide range of daytime, evening, and Saturday courses for all levels of experience. Join us for a 12-, 8-, or 6-week studio course (3 hours, once a week), including our specialized courses: Portfolio Development, Youth Art Studio, and Professional Studio: The Practical Guide for Artists. See all courses on www.tsa-art.com.
Early-bird discounts valid through Aug 11 with the promo code: FallEarlyBird.
Expand or hone your sills in Drawing, Painting, Figurative Studies, Sculpture, Mixed Media, Digital Arts, Printmaking & Collage ... more
TSA's Fall Term: Sep 11-Dec 9 features a wide range of daytime, evening, and Saturday courses for all levels of experience. Join us for a 12-, 8-, or 6-week studio course (3 hours, once a week), including our specialized courses: Portfolio Development, Youth Art Studio, and Professional Studio: The Practical Guide for Artists. See all courses on www.tsa-art.com.
Early-bird discounts valid through Aug 11 with the promo code: FallEarlyBird.
Expand or hone your sills in Drawing, Painting, Figurative Studies, Sculpture, Mixed Media, Digital Arts, Printmaking & Collage.
Toronto School of Art (Community Courses)
Art Classes at the Varley.
Public programs include art classes for adults, children / pre-teens / adapted programs, and teens all year long. http://bit.ly/128EQgF ... more
Art Classes at the Varley.
Public programs include art classes for adults, children / pre-teens / adapted programs, and teens all year long. http://bit.ly/128EQgF.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (Community Courses)
NEW! Life Drawing Drop-InThursdays 7-9:30pm (doors open at 6:30pm), Oct 6-Nov 24, 2016. We provide easels, sinks, Wi-Fi, and FREE admission to the exhibition spaces. The sessions are non-instructional. Artists under the age of 18 must have parental permission.
Single drop-in: $20 | 4-drop in pass: $70 | Advance purchase: $15 per session (5 registrants only). http://bit.ly/2dOc5of ... more
NEW! Life Drawing Drop-InThursdays 7-9:30pm (doors open at 6:30pm), Oct 6-Nov 24, 2016. We provide easels, sinks, Wi-Fi, and FREE admission to the exhibition spaces. The sessions are non-instructional. Artists under the age of 18 must have parental permission.
Single drop-in: $20 | 4-drop in pass: $70 | Advance purchase: $15 per session (5 registrants only). http://bit.ly/2dOc5of.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (Community Courses)
Open Studio Drop-InSep-Jun. Times vary. Please check www.varleygallery.ca for details. Experienced artists (18 years and older) can work on their creative projects in our newly renovated studio spaces during drop-in times. We provide tables, chairs, easels, sinks, Wi-Fi, and FREE admission to our exhibition space, when the galleries are open.
Single drop-in: $10 (per 4 hours) | 10-drop in pass: $90 | Special season pass: $35 for artists registered in at least one of our art classes in the current or previous program session. Fees include HST, and can be purchased in person at the Gallery. http://bit.ly/2dOc5of ... more
Open Studio Drop-InSep-Jun. Times vary. Please check www.varleygallery.ca for details. Experienced artists (18 years and older) can work on their creative projects in our newly renovated studio spaces during drop-in times. We provide tables, chairs, easels, sinks, Wi-Fi, and FREE admission to our exhibition space, when the galleries are open.
Single drop-in: $10 (per 4 hours) | 10-drop in pass: $90 | Special season pass: $35 for artists registered in at least one of our art classes in the current or previous program session. Fees include HST, and can be purchased in person at the Gallery. http://bit.ly/2dOc5of.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (Community Courses)
Summer 2017:
Summer Camps. This summer, campers will have the opportunity to engage with Canadian art through art camps inspired by our current exhibitions. Over the course of the nine-week summer camp season, we look forward to welcoming over 1,100 children in over 50 different camps to learn and explore through art. In addition to guided tours, discussions and hands-on studio activities, each camper will also participate in a Camp-wide project that celebrates Canada 150. Specific camps have been developed to focus on Canadian art including: Made in Canada, I Love Canadian Art, and O Canada. Visit www.varleygallery.ca for more information ... more
Summer Camps. This summer, campers will have the opportunity to engage with Canadian art through art camps inspired by our current exhibitions. Over the course of the nine-week summer camp season, we look forward to welcoming over 1,100 children in over 50 different camps to learn and explore through art. In addition to guided tours, discussions and hands-on studio activities, each camper will also participate in a Camp-wide project that celebrates Canada 150. Specific camps have been developed to focus on Canadian art including: Made in Canada, I Love Canadian Art, and O Canada. Visit www.varleygallery.ca for more information.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (Community Courses)
Thursdays 7-9:30pm, Oct 19-Nov 23, 2017:
Life Drawing Drop-In. 18+. Starts at $15 / session. Join us every Thursday, Oct 19-Nov 23, 7-9:30pm, for Life Drawing Drop-In sessions in our studio! Artists have the opportunity to work from both nude and costumed models and build a social and artistic network by meeting and working amongst their peers. Visit our website for more information. http://bit.ly/2dOc5of ... more
Life Drawing Drop-In. 18+. Starts at $15 / session. Join us every Thursday, Oct 19-Nov 23, 7-9:30pm, for Life Drawing Drop-In sessions in our studio! Artists have the opportunity to work from both nude and costumed models and build a social and artistic network by meeting and working amongst their peers. Visit our website for more information. http://bit.ly/2dOc5of.
The Varley Art Gallery of Markham (Community Courses)
Acrylic Painting, Acrylic & Resin Painting, Drawing, Watercolour Painting. Fun, affordable & rewarding classes. Afternoon or evening sessions, beginner to advanced levels. Small classes. Expert personal instruction. Private classes available. For details visit our website, call us, or write to visionsgallery.leslieville@gmail.com ... more
Acrylic Painting, Acrylic & Resin Painting, Drawing, Watercolour Painting. Fun, affordable & rewarding classes. Afternoon or evening sessions, beginner to advanced levels. Small classes. Expert personal instruction. Private classes available. For details visit our website, call us, or write to visionsgallery.leslieville@gmail.com.
Visions Gallery (Community Courses)
The Visual Arts Centre of Clarington has a 35-year history of providing quality educational programming to our community. For info on classes and workshops for kids, teens and adults please visit our website: www.vac.ca ... more
The Visual Arts Centre of Clarington has a 35-year history of providing quality educational programming to our community. For info on classes and workshops for kids, teens and adults please visit our website: www.vac.ca.
Visual Arts Centre of Clarington (Community Courses)
MARCH BREAK CAMP 2016 – ages 5-13 / Mar 14-18, 9am-4pm. Join us for the full week or take it day by day! Sign up today for a fun and creative March Break!
Mar 18: Toymaking, Curiosity and Collections – with Todd Tremeer.
$60 per day for members / $80 non-members.
$215 per week for members / $235 non-members.
www.vac.ca/march-break.html ... more
MARCH BREAK CAMP 2016 – ages 5-13 / Mar 14-18, 9am-4pm. Join us for the full week or take it day by day! Sign up today for a fun and creative March Break!
Mar 14: Drawing, Painting, Printmaking in 2D – with Todd Tremeer.
Mar 15: Legends, Lore, Myth and Story – with Todd Tremeer.
Mar 16: Peculiar Pottery – with Lindsay Anderson.
Mar 17: Building, Forming & Inventing in 3D – with Todd Tremeer.
Mar 18: Toymaking, Curiosity and Collections – with Todd Tremeer.
$60 per day for members / $80 non-members.
$215 per week for members / $235 non-members.
www.vac.ca/march-break.html.
Visual Arts Centre of Clarington (Community Courses)
Trusted by sculptors for 50 years – Artcast offers complete services to sculptors ... more
Trusted by sculptors for over 50 yearsArtcast offers complete services to sculptors – casting bronze, stainless steel, aluminum, pewter and silver / enlarging, mold making, polishing, patinating / repairs and restoration / wax and sculpting tools. Free estimates and tours available.
Artcast Inc. (Art Services)
Call for submissions for See and Be Seenshort-term gallery rentals. Weekly and biweekly intervals available from September to December 2018.
Deadline for submissions: Fri 15 Sep 2017.
Apply for a short-term gallery space rental to exhibit your work at beautiful Cedar Ridge Creative Centre. Exhibitions can be organized by individuals of all abilities, including but not limited to: students, artists, collectives, makers, designers, groups and classes.
Rates including HST are: $260. for one week; $520. for two weeks for all three rooms. Gallery commission is 20% on sales which goes towards gallery operations. There is no application fee to apply to this stream.
Apply: Gallery application & guidelines form can be found at: http://bit.ly/2fn8dj1 or inquire at crcc@toronto.ca or 416 396 4026.

About the Gallery: The Cedar Ridge Gallery is animated ten months annually with short-term rotating exhibitions showcasing a spectrum of emerging to established artists, community arts groups and students. The Cedar Ridge Gallery, owned and operated by Toronto Arts & Culture, is programmed in partnership with the Cedar Ridge Studio Gallery, a registered charitable organization dedicated to the promotion of visual arts in the community.
The Gallery space features three large rooms on the main floor of a historic mansion overlooking a ravine. There are hardwood floors and original architectural features remaining in the Gallery spaces. In addidion, the Gallery space is filled with large windows that provide natural light throughout the day ... more
Call for submissions for See and Be Seenshort-term gallery rentals. Weekly and biweekly intervals available from September to December 2018.
Deadline for submissions: Fri 15 Sep 2017.
Apply for a short-term gallery space rental to exhibit your work at beautiful Cedar Ridge Creative Centre. Exhibitions can be organized by individuals of all abilities, including but not limited to: students, artists, collectives, makers, designers, groups and classes.
Rates including HST are: $260. for one week; $520. for two weeks for all three rooms. Gallery commission is 20% on sales which goes towards gallery operations. There is no application fee to apply to this stream.
Apply: Gallery application & guidelines form can be found at: http://bit.ly/2fn8dj1 or inquire at crcc@toronto.ca or 416 396 4026.

About the Gallery: The Cedar Ridge Gallery is animated ten months annually with short-term rotating exhibitions showcasing a spectrum of emerging to established artists, community arts groups and students. The Cedar Ridge Gallery, owned and operated by Toronto Arts & Culture, is programmed in partnership with the Cedar Ridge Studio Gallery, a registered charitable organization dedicated to the promotion of visual arts in the community.
The Gallery space features three large rooms on the main floor of a historic mansion overlooking a ravine. There are hardwood floors and original architectural features remaining in the Gallery spaces. In addidion, the Gallery space is filled with large windows that provide natural light throughout the day.
Cedar Ridge Gallery (Art Services)
Neilson Park Creative Centre has two beautiful, bright galleries that are available for rental in 2018 and 2019. We welcome artwork from individual artists, artist collectives, independent curators and other organizations. Exhibitions usually run for three weeks. For more information and Gallery availability, please contact Gallery Coordinator Jenny Chen: gallery@neilsonparkcreativecentre.com ... more
Neilson Park Creative Centre has two beautiful, bright galleries that are available for rental in 2018 and 2019. We welcome artwork from individual artists, artist collectives, independent curators and other organizations. Exhibitions usually run for three weeks. For more information and Gallery availability, please contact Gallery Coordinator Jenny Chen: gallery@neilsonparkcreativecentre.com.
Neilson Park Creative Centre (Art Services)
For more than 45 years PACART has been providing dedicated service in the field of fine art shipping.
Our trained staff are ready to assist you with a variety of services related to fine art movement, including packing, customs formalities, forwarding, storage and installations.
With our fleet of specially designed vehicles, we are ready to assist you with local, national and international transportation on regularly scheduled runs serving New York, Ottawa, Montreal, Western Canada, Southern Ontario and Chicago.
May we assist you? ... more
For more than 45 years PACART has been providing dedicated service in the field of fine art shipping.
Our trained staff are ready to assist you with a variety of services related to fine art movement, including packing, customs formalities, forwarding, storage and installations.
With our fleet of specially designed vehicles, we are ready to assist you with local, national and international transportation on regularly scheduled runs serving New York, Ottawa, Montreal, Western Canada, Southern Ontario and Chicago.
May we assist you?
PACART (Art Services)
Call for submissions | Gallery rentals | Deadline: Wed 19 Sep 2017, 11pm. Propeller offers rentals of the gallery space to artists (individual or groups), charities, and arts and culture related organizations for both exhibition and other events. Please visit the following link to submit an exhibition proposal: http://bit.ly/2usBgaH ... more
Call for submissions | Gallery rentals | Deadline: Wed 19 Sep 2017, 11pm. Propeller offers rentals of the gallery space to artists (individual or groups), charities, and arts and culture related organizations for both exhibition and other events. Please visit the following link to submit an exhibition proposal: http://bit.ly/2usBgaH.
Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts (Art Services)
TOTAL Fine Arts is a proudly Canadian fine art service company with over 20 years' experience working within the fine arts and heritage sectors. We offer transportation (local, national, cross-border, international), packing & crating, storage solutions, installation & rigging services, as well as exhibition & project management.
Our Toronto-based company is operated by trained arts and logistics professionals with academic training and practical experience working in a multitude of museums and galleries. We have skilled art technicians in-house along with a team of dedicated and experienced shipping professionals with a thorough knowledge of road, air & sea transportation.
Be it for a single artwork or a large-scale exhibition, we welcome the opportunity to work with you on your next project!
One Artist – One Museum – One Gallery ... more
TOTAL Fine Arts is a proudly Canadian fine art service company with over 20 years' experience working within the fine arts and heritage sectors. We offer transportation (local, national, cross-border, international), packing & crating, storage solutions, installation & rigging services, as well as exhibition & project management.

Our Toronto-based company is operated by trained arts and logistics professionals with academic training and practical experience working in a multitude of museums and galleries. We have skilled art technicians in-house along with a team of dedicated and experienced shipping professionals with a thorough knowledge of road, air & sea transportation.
Be it for a single artwork or a large-scale exhibition, we welcome the opportunity to work with you on your next project!

One Artist – One Museum – One Gallery.
Total Fine Arts (Art Services)
Canadian Craft Biennial Symposium registration now open! Eleven sessions covering a variety of themes and approaches will be presented by 44 scholars and makers from around the world. Register online: http://canadiancraftbiennial.ca/symposium/about/ ... more
Canadian Craft Biennial Symposium registration now open! Eleven sessions covering a variety of themes and approaches will be presented by 44 scholars and makers from around the world. Register online: http://canadiancraftbiennial.ca/symposium/about/.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Calls for Artists)
NEXT2 Juried Art Exhibition 2017.
Exhibition dates: 1 – 27 October 2017.
Gold Award: $5000; Silver Award: $2500; plus several Merit Awards: $1000. and $500.
Following the great success of NEXT! 2015, this is an important exhibition of paintings and drawings open to artists living in Ontario and presented by the Arts and Letters Club of Toronto (14 Elm Street, Toronto ON M5G 1G7. 416 597 0223). It is a great opportunity to be seen through our publicity campaign provincially.
For online entry and eligibility, please visit www.artsandlettersclub.ca.
Inquiries: Julian Mulock: julianmulock@hotmail.ca.
Deadline: 1 August 2017, midnight.
Distinguished jurors: Linda Jansma, Robert McLaughlin Gallery; Anja Karisik, Loch Gallery, Toronto; Anna Stanisz, McMichael Canadian Art Collection.
Invitation-only gala opening: Thur 5 Oct.
Public openings: 1, 14, 15, 21 & 22 Oct, 1-4pm.
May we wish all artists submitting a wonderful experience! Looking forward to your participation! ... more
NEXT2 Juried Art Exhibition 2017.
Exhibition dates: 1 – 27 October 2017.
Gold Award: $5000; Silver Award: $2500; plus several Merit Awards: $1000. and $500.
Following the great success of NEXT! 2015, this is an important exhibition of paintings and drawings open to artists living in Ontario and presented by the Arts and Letters Club of Toronto (14 Elm Street, Toronto ON M5G 1G7. 416 597 0223). It is a great opportunity to be seen through our publicity campaign provincially.
For online entry and eligibility, please visit www.artsandlettersclub.ca.
Inquiries: Julian Mulock: julianmulock@hotmail.ca.
Deadline: 1 August 2017, midnight.
Distinguished jurors: Linda Jansma, Robert McLaughlin Gallery; Anja Karisik, Loch Gallery, Toronto; Anna Stanisz, McMichael Canadian Art Collection.
Invitation-only gala opening: Thur 5 Oct.
Public openings: 1, 14, 15, 21 & 22 Oct, 1-4pm.
May we wish all artists submitting a wonderful experience! Looking forward to your participation!
The Arts and Letters Club of Toronto / NEXT2 Juried Art Exhibition 2017 (Calls for Artists)
Submit a Curatorial Opportunity – Beaux Arts Brampton is seeking emerging art curators who desire to bring visual artists together and showcase a body of artworks that are purposeful art exhibition to the public community of Peel Region. We will work with those who have a great idea and a concise plan of artistic action and impact. Contact Reagan Hayward, Executive Director at 905 454 5677 or e-mail Reagan.Hayward@Beaux-ArtsBrampton.com for a more detailed chat ... more
Submit a Curatorial Opportunity – Beaux Arts Brampton is seeking emerging art curators who desire to bring visual artists together and showcase a body of artworks that are purposeful art exhibition to the public community of Peel Region. We will work with those who have a great idea and a concise plan of artistic action and impact. Contact Reagan Hayward, Executive Director at 905 454 5677 or e-mail Reagan.Hayward@Beaux-ArtsBrampton.com for a more detailed chat.
Beaux-Arts Galleries Brampton (Calls for Artists)
Membership – Our goal is to provide emerging to established artists and creatives with a venue to showcase, network, learn, and create their art. JOIN US! For more details about the features and benefits of membership at Beaux-Arts Brampton, please contact us at info@beaux-artsbrampton.com or call the arts centre at 905 454 5677 ... more
Membership – Our goal is to provide emerging to established artists and creatives with a venue to showcase, network, learn, and create their art. JOIN US! For more details about the features and benefits of membership at Beaux-Arts Brampton, please contact us at info@beaux-artsbrampton.com or call the arts centre at 905 454 5677.
Beaux-Arts Galleries Brampton (Calls for Artists)
Wildlife, nature and Indigenous artistscall for entry! Beaux-Arts Open Juried Wildlife, Nature and Indigenous Art Exhibition – all mediums welcome. Deadline is Aug 24. Applications can be found on our website ... more
Wildlife, nature and Indigenous artistscall for entry! Beaux-Arts Open Juried Wildlife, Nature and Indigenous Art Exhibition – all mediums welcome. Deadline is Aug 24. Applications can be found on our website.
Beaux-Arts Galleries Brampton (Calls for Artists)
Visual artists & artisans – Seeking applicants for our monthly pop-up art market alongside the Downtown Brampton Farmers Market! Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays. Display your art, enhance your sales. Call for more details and application: 905 454 5677 or info@beaux-artsbrampton.com ... more
Visual artists & artisans – Seeking applicants for our monthly pop-up art market alongside the Downtown Brampton Farmers Market! Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays. Display your art, enhance your sales. Call for more details and application: 905 454 5677 or info@beaux-artsbrampton.com.
Beaux-Arts Galleries Brampton (Calls for Artists)
Call for submissions for Contemporary Art Exhibitions, Jan-Apr 2018.
Deadline for submissions: Fri 8 Sep 2017.
This is a call for submissions for contemporary artists working in a variety of media. Artists are encouraged to apply as individuals or as a group. Exhibitions are scheduled for two weeks at a time. Artists receive a small honorarium, invitations and marketing assistance. There is no application fee to apply to this stream.
Apply: Gallery application & guidelines form can be found at: http://bit.ly/2ugZGB3 or inquire at crcc@toronto.ca or 416 396 4026 ... more
Call for submissions for Contemporary Art Exhibitions, Jan-Apr 2018.
Deadline for submissions: Fri 8 Sep 2017.
This is a call for submissions for contemporary artists working in a variety of media. Artists are encouraged to apply as individuals or as a group. Exhibitions are scheduled for two weeks at a time. Artists receive a small honorarium, invitations and marketing assistance. There is no application fee to apply to this stream.
Apply: Gallery application & guidelines form can be found at: http://bit.ly/2ugZGB3 or inquire at crcc@toronto.ca or 416 396 4026.

About the Gallery: The Cedar Ridge Gallery is animated ten months annually with short-term rotating exhibitions showcasing a spectrum of emerging to established artists, community arts groups and students. The Cedar Ridge Gallery, owned and operated by Toronto Arts & Culture, is programmed in partnership with the Cedar Ridge Studio Gallery, a registered charitable organization dedicated to the promotion of visual arts in the community.
The Gallery space features three large rooms on the main floor of a historic mansion overlooking a ravine. There are hardwood floors and original architectural features remaining in the Gallery spaces. In addidion, the Gallery space is filled with large windows that provide natural light throughout the day.
Cedar Ridge Gallery (Calls for Artists)
Call for submissions for See and Be Seenshort-term gallery rentals. Weekly and biweekly intervals available from September to December 2018.
Deadline for submissions: Fri 15 Sep 2017.
Apply for a short-term gallery space rental to exhibit your work at beautiful Cedar Ridge Creative Centre. Exhibitions can be organized by individuals of all abilities, including but not limited to: students, artists, collectives, makers, designers, groups and classes.
Rates including HST are: $260. for one week; $520. for two weeks for all three rooms. Gallery commission is 20% on sales which goes towards gallery operations. There is no application fee to apply to this stream.
Apply: Gallery application & guidelines form can be found at: http://bit.ly/2fn8dj1 or inquire at crcc@toronto.ca or 416 396 4026 ... more
Call for submissions for See and Be Seenshort-term gallery rentals. Weekly and biweekly intervals available from September to December 2018.
Deadline for submissions: Fri 15 Sep 2017.
Apply for a short-term gallery space rental to exhibit your work at beautiful Cedar Ridge Creative Centre. Exhibitions can be organized by individuals of all abilities, including but not limited to: students, artists, collectives, makers, designers, groups and classes.
Rates including HST are: $260. for one week; $520. for two weeks for all three rooms. Gallery commission is 20% on sales which goes towards gallery operations. There is no application fee to apply to this stream.
Apply: Gallery application & guidelines form can be found at: http://bit.ly/2fn8dj1 or inquire at crcc@toronto.ca or 416 396 4026.

About the Gallery: The Cedar Ridge Gallery is animated ten months annually with short-term rotating exhibitions showcasing a spectrum of emerging to established artists, community arts groups and students. The Cedar Ridge Gallery, owned and operated by Toronto Arts & Culture, is programmed in partnership with the Cedar Ridge Studio Gallery, a registered charitable organization dedicated to the promotion of visual arts in the community.
The Gallery space features three large rooms on the main floor of a historic mansion overlooking a ravine. There are hardwood floors and original architectural features remaining in the Gallery spaces. In addidion, the Gallery space is filled with large windows that provide natural light throughout the day.
Cedar Ridge Gallery (Calls for Artists)
About the Gallery: The Cedar Ridge Gallery is animated ten months annually with short-term rotating exhibitions showcasing a spectrum of emerging to established artists, community arts groups and students. The Cedar Ridge Gallery, owned and operated by Toronto Arts & Culture, is programmed in partnership with the Cedar Ridge Studio Gallery, a registered charitable organization dedicated to the promotion of visual arts in the community.
The Gallery space features three large rooms on the main floor of a historic mansion overlooking a ravine. There are hardwood floors and original architectural features remaining in the Gallery spaces. In addidion, the Gallery space is filled with large windows that provide natural light throughout the day ... more
About the Gallery: The Cedar Ridge Gallery is animated ten months annually with short-term rotating exhibitions showcasing a spectrum of emerging to established artists, community arts groups and students. The Cedar Ridge Gallery, owned and operated by Toronto Arts & Culture, is programmed in partnership with the Cedar Ridge Studio Gallery, a registered charitable organization dedicated to the promotion of visual arts in the community.
The Gallery space features three large rooms on the main floor of a historic mansion overlooking a ravine. There are hardwood floors and original architectural features remaining in the Gallery spaces. In addidion, the Gallery space is filled with large windows that provide natural light throughout the day.
Cedar Ridge Gallery (Calls for Artists)
Gallery 1313 Membership.
Gallery 1313 is seeking new members
. Interested artists should submit 3-7 low-res jpeg images of recent works, an up-to-date CV and artist statement, along with a letter of interest. This can be emailed to director@g1313.org. The application will be reviewed by the selection committee and the applicant should receive a response within a week. More information on membership and its advantages can be found at www.g1313.org or by calling 416 536 6778 ... more
Gallery 1313 Membership.
Gallery 1313 is seeking new members
. Interested artists should submit 3-7 low-res jpeg images of recent works, an up-to-date CV and artist statement, along with a letter of interest. This can be emailed to director@g1313.org. The application will be reviewed by the selection committee and the applicant should receive a response within a week. More information on membership and its advantages can be found at www.g1313.org or by calling 416 536 6778.
Gallery 1313 (Calls for Artists)
Gallery 1313 is an artist-run centre and incorporated organization with charitable status and a 20-year history of operation. It has exhibited local, national and international exhibitions. It supports emerging artists and has over 50 member artists as well as a board of directors ... more
Gallery 1313 is an artist-run centre and incorporated organization with charitable status and a 20-year history of operation. It has exhibited local, national and international exhibitions. It supports emerging artists and has over 50 member artists as well as a board of directors.
Gallery 1313 (Calls for Artists)
Gallery 1313 has some Summer rental availability in July & August in both the Main & the Process Gallery. Interested artists should email director@g1313.org with proposals including images.
The Main Gallery has over 135ft of running wall and is about 1200 sq. ft. (good for group exhibitions), while the Process Gallery has about 33 ft. of running wall which is good for smaller solo exhibitions, video works or installations. There is also some availability in the Fall for the Process Gallery More details are on the website www.g1313.org or call Phil Anderson 416 536 6778. Gallery 1313 also has availability for new members ... more
Gallery 1313 has some Summer rental availability in July & August in both the Main & the Process Gallery. Interested artists should email director@g1313.org with proposals including images.
The Main Gallery has over 135ft of running wall and is about 1200 sq. ft. (good for group exhibitions), while the Process Gallery has about 33 ft. of running wall which is good for smaller solo exhibitions, video works or installations. There is also some availability in the Fall for the Process Gallery More details are on the website www.g1313.org or call Phil Anderson 416 536 6778. Gallery 1313 also has availability for new members.
Gallery 1313 (Calls for Artists)
Gerrard Art Space is a community-focused, membership-driven, dedicated art space showcasing local visual artists and musicians each month. Regular programming includes workshops, classes, and shows that engage neighbourhood residents and the Toronto art community. GAS prioritizes accessibility, inclusivity, and open dialogue in both its programming and outreach, working to build and sustain a creative, vibrant community.
Please refer to our website for info on how to become a member, upcoming exhibitions and classes: www.gerrardartspace.com ... more
Gerrard Art Space is a community-focused, membership-driven, dedicated art space showcasing local visual artists and musicians each month. Regular programming includes workshops, classes, and shows that engage neighbourhood residents and the Toronto art community. GAS prioritizes accessibility, inclusivity, and open dialogue in both its programming and outreach, working to build and sustain a creative, vibrant community.
Please refer to our website for info on how to become a member, upcoming exhibitions and classes: www.gerrardartspace.com.
Gerrard Art Space (GAS) (Calls for Artists)
The Amended Landscape.
The Latcham Gallery is looking for Ontario artists who work with lens-based practices and whose artwork in some ways reflects humanity's footprint upon the landscape. The Amended Landscape will feature the work of award-winning Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky alongside those selected from submissions received. The scheduled date for this small group exhibition is Jul 6-Aug 19, 2017.
Email submissions only please. Up to 10 jpg images or video links, with cv, statement, image list, etc by April 15, 2017.
For details, please check our website – www.latchamgallery.ca ... more
The Amended Landscape.
The Latcham Gallery is looking for Ontario artists who work with lens-based practices and whose artwork in some ways reflects humanity's footprint upon the landscape. The Amended Landscape will feature the work of award-winning Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky alongside those selected from submissions received. The scheduled date for this small group exhibition is Jul 6-Aug 19, 2017.
Email submissions only please. Up to 10 jpg images or video links, with cv, statement, image list, etc by April 15, 2017.
For details, please check our website – www.latchamgallery.ca.
The Latcham Gallery (Calls for Artists)
Neilson Park Creative Centre has two beautiful, bright galleries that are available for rental in 2018 and 2019. We welcome artwork from individual artists, artist collectives, independent curators and other organizations. Exhibitions usually run for three weeks. For more information and Gallery availability, please contact Gallery Coordinator Jenny Chen: gallery@neilsonparkcreativecentre.com ... more
Neilson Park Creative Centre has two beautiful, bright galleries that are available for rental in 2018 and 2019. We welcome artwork from individual artists, artist collectives, independent curators and other organizations. Exhibitions usually run for three weeks. For more information and Gallery availability, please contact Gallery Coordinator Jenny Chen: gallery@neilsonparkcreativecentre.com.
Neilson Park Creative Centre (Calls for Artists)
Gallery A. This new professional exhibition and studio space provides accessible opportunities for artist-driven initiates. The Art Lab is a FREE residency studio program aimed at encouraging a wide diversity of artists to experiment, share ideas with peers and be inspired. Information session: Thur 10 Sep 2015, 7-8pm. Next application deadline: Thur 15 Oct 2015. www.rmg.on.ca/gallery-a-about.php ... more
Gallery A. This new professional exhibition and studio space provides accessible opportunities for artist-driven initiates. The Art Lab is a FREE residency studio program aimed at encouraging a wide diversity of artists to experiment, share ideas with peers and be inspired. Information session: Thur 10 Sep 2015, 7-8pm. Next application deadline: Thur 15 Oct 2015. www.rmg.on.ca/gallery-a-about.php.
Robert McLaughlin Gallery (Calls for Artists)
The SSC invites submissions for: Sculptors Society of Canada presents New Members 2017. Deadline: Sep 15. For info: 647 435 5858 or gallery@cansculpt.org ... more
The SSC invites submissions for: Sculptors Society of Canada presents New Members 2017. Deadline: Sep 15. For info: 647 435 5858 or gallery@cansculpt.org.
Sculptors Society of Canada (SSC) (Calls for Artists)
Call for elected memberships. The SCA is welcoming applications from all professional artists – from the traditional to those who work in new and digital media.
Deadline: March 31, 2018.
www.societyofcanadianartists.com ... more
Call for elected memberships. The SCA is welcoming applications from all professional artists – from the traditional to those who work in new and digital media.
Deadline: March 31, 2018.
www.societyofcanadianartists.com.
Society of Canadian Artists (SCA) (Calls for Artists)
The Stratford Art in the Park Association invites emerging and established professional artists to apply for entry to our 49th season. Our Show and Sale is nestled in a park setting between two of the major theatres along the beautiful Avon River in Stratford. During the season we are visited by an ever-changing audience of thousands who come to appreciate the fine art and craft at this annual outdoor event. (Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-5pm, May 20 – Oct 1, weather permitting).
Application process, rules and regulations are available under Call for Artists at www.artinthepark.ca.
Application deadline: March 15, 2017 ... more
The Stratford Art in the Park Association invites emerging and established professional artists to apply for entry to our 49th season. Our Show and Sale is nestled in a park setting between two of the major theatres along the beautiful Avon River in Stratford. During the season we are visited by an ever-changing audience of thousands who come to appreciate the fine art and craft at this annual outdoor event. (Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-5pm, May 20 – Oct 1, weather permitting).
Application process, rules and regulations are available under Call for Artists at www.artinthepark.ca.
Application deadline: March 15, 2017.
Stratford Art in the Park Association (Calls for Artists)
Urban Gallery is always on the hunt for new artists to show at our beautiful downtown space! Contact Calvin Hambrook at 416 362 1973 (UrbanSource Catering) ... more
Urban Gallery is always on the hunt for new artists to show at our beautiful downtown space! Contact Calvin Hambrook at 416 362 1973 (UrbanSource Catering).
Urban Gallery (Calls for Artists)
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)
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)
Visions Gallery welcomes artist submissions. Send a brief resume, artist statement and not more than 5 representative images of your work (maximum 500 kb per image) to visionsgallery.leslieville@gmail.com. Please list title, medium and size of each work. Visit www.visionscontemporaryart.com for more info ... more
Visions Gallery welcomes artist submissions. Send a brief resume, artist statement and not more than 5 representative images of your work (maximum 500 kb per image) to visionsgallery.leslieville@gmail.com. Please list title, medium and size of each work. Visit www.visionscontemporaryart.com for more info.
Visions Gallery (Calls for Artists)
Jul 4-17, 2017 | reception Wed 5 Jul, 5-7pm:
Ann Bald-Bloom: Just Paint at Art Square Gallery, 334 Dundas Street West, Toronto ... more
Ann Bald-Bloom: Just Paint at Art Square Gallery, 334 Dundas Street West, Toronto.
Ann Bald-Bloom (Artists' Links)
Apr 4-May 4, 2016 | artist present Sat 9 Apr, 1-4pm & Wed 13 Apr, 5-9pm:
Brenda Bisiker presents Solitude. New paintings at Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Avenue, Toronto ... more
Brenda Bisiker presents Solitude. New paintings at Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Avenue, Toronto.
Brenda Bisiker (Artists' Links)
Apr 21-May 19, 2016 | reception Thur 21 Apr, 7-9pm:
Judy Bryant: Clusters. Recent & flashback work. At Pia Bouman School for Ballet & Creative Movement, 6 Noble Street, Toronto ON.
50% of all sales to Pia Bouman School (Reg. Charity #893008375RR0001) with thanks.
Judy Bryant stepped down from City Council in London, Ont., after spearheading new Urban Design policies and a new Cultural Plan. Recent exposure to catastrophes in cities present an undercurrent in the new grids of Judy's most recent work. Cities and towns struggle to continue and reform in new ways as they recover from war, storms, earthquakes etc. "The resilience of cities and those who build them is awesome".
Judy works in mixed mediums; some remember her feathers "At Large" at the Columbus Centre Gallery and as it aired on Bravo News ... more
Judy Bryant: Clusters. Recent & flashback work. At Pia Bouman School for Ballet & Creative Movement, 6 Noble Street, Toronto ON.
50% of all sales to Pia Bouman School (Reg. Charity #893008375RR0001) with thanks.
Judy Bryant stepped down from City Council in London, Ont., after spearheading new Urban Design policies and a new Cultural Plan. Recent exposure to catastrophes in cities present an undercurrent in the new grids of Judy's most recent work. Cities and towns struggle to continue and reform in new ways as they recover from war, storms, earthquakes etc. "The resilience of cities and those who build them is awesome".
Judy works in mixed mediums; some remember her feathers "At Large" at the Columbus Centre Gallery and as it aired on Bravo News.
Judy Bryant (Artists' Links)
Apr 2-Jun 5, 2016 | reception Sat 2 Apr, 6pm:
Seasons of a Life: Pat Burns-Wendland. At Dufferin County Museum & Archives, 936029 Airport Road, Rosemont ON. Pat Burns-Wendland is celebrated nationally for her fibre art work. She received the DAC 2016 Reed Cooper Bursary, enabling her to spend a year experimenting with Paper Lamination. The result, a collection of unique handwoven kimonos. The selected fibre works represent the seasons of the year and those of the artist's own life ... more
Seasons of a Life: Pat Burns-Wendland. At Dufferin County Museum & Archives, 936029 Airport Road, Rosemont ON. Pat Burns-Wendland is celebrated nationally for her fibre art work. She received the DAC 2016 Reed Cooper Bursary, enabling her to spend a year experimenting with Paper Lamination. The result, a collection of unique handwoven kimonos. The selected fibre works represent the seasons of the year and those of the artist's own life.
Pat Burns-Wendland (Artists' Links)
Jul 14-16, 2017:
Marilena Isacescu Carlea is a participating artist in Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition 2017, Ontario Society of Artists' Booths 37 & 38 in South Mews, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street West, Toronto. www.torontooutdoorart.org ... more
Marilena Isacescu Carlea is a participating artist in Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition 2017, Ontario Society of Artists' Booths 37 & 38 in South Mews, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street West, Toronto. www.torontooutdoorart.org.
Marilena Isacescu Carlea (Artists' Links)
Jul 7-Sep 6, 2016 | special opening reception Thur 7 Jul, 6:30-9:30pm, artist in attendance:
Frida Kahlo: An Illustrated Life. At Joseph D. Carrier Art Gallery, 901 Lawrence Avenue West, Toronto.
Famed Mexican artist Frida Kahlo created some of the most iconic and challenging images of the 20th century. Her beautiful and evocative self-portraits have captivated the art world, with fans like Madonna singing her praises. Now, more than 60 years after her death, Toronto artist Franco De Simone reimagines some of Kahlo's most famous – and infamous – works using still photography and mixed-media.
From The Broken Column to Cropped Hair, De Simone's photographs evoke a feeling of having captured Frida during the creation of her own self-portraits... a stolen snapshot taken just as the final brush stroke was completed.
An Illustrated Life features 27 works, a collection reflecting the finest works of the woman whose vibrant and tragic life continues to resonate both within her beloved Mexico and the rest of the world.
Don't miss this unique opportunity to see these photographic interpretations of Frida Kahlo's rich, iconic works. A brief promotional video here: ww.youtube.com/watch?v=OtmQp7mk8PE&feature=youtu.be. www.francodesimone.com.
www.carriergallery.com. ... more
Frida Kahlo: An Illustrated Life. At Joseph D. Carrier Art Gallery, 901 Lawrence Avenue West, Toronto.
Famed Mexican artist Frida Kahlo created some of the most iconic and challenging images of the 20th century. Her beautiful and evocative self-portraits have captivated the art world, with fans like Madonna singing her praises. Now, more than 60 years after her death, Toronto artist Franco De Simone reimagines some of Kahlo's most famous – and infamous – works using still photography and mixed-media.
From The Broken Column to Cropped Hair, De Simone's photographs evoke a feeling of having captured Frida during the creation of her own self-portraits... a stolen snapshot taken just as the final brush stroke was completed.
An Illustrated Life features 27 works, a collection reflecting the finest works of the woman whose vibrant and tragic life continues to resonate both within her beloved Mexico and the rest of the world.
Don't miss this unique opportunity to see these photographic interpretations of Frida Kahlo's rich, iconic works. A brief promotional video here: ww.youtube.com/watch?v=OtmQp7mk8PE&feature=youtu.be. www.francodesimone.com.
www.carriergallery.com.
Franco de Simone (Artists' Links)
Feb 23-26, 2017 | opening night Thur 23 Feb:
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)
Lynne Mcilvride.
Apr 14, 15 & 16, 2017, 1-5pm daily (or email by appointment LynneMcilvride@icloud.com).
Lynn Mcilvride's annual Easter weekend solo show at her studio – 14260 Marsh Hill Road in Utica near Port Perry. Sardine-can boats, boxes of angels: mixed media paintings and constructions that take time to unpack.
Take 401 East to Salem, North on Salem, East (right) on Rossland, North (left) on Lakeridge / Durham 23, East (right) on Goodwood Road / Regional Road 21 towards Port Perry, left on Marsh Hill Road at Utica. 14260 Marsh Hill Road is located on the left across from a red brick church.
Google map: https://goo.gl/maps/VaD1qYyDBiQ2.
http://www.facebook.com/LMEart/.
Twitter: www.twitter.com/dotMcIlvride ... more
Lynne Mcilvride.
Apr 14, 15 & 16, 2017, 1-5pm daily (or email by appointment LynneMcilvride@icloud.com).
Lynn Mcilvride's annual Easter weekend solo show at her studio – 14260 Marsh Hill Road in Utica near Port Perry. Sardine-can boats, boxes of angels: mixed media paintings and constructions that take time to unpack.
Take 401 East to Salem, North on Salem, East (right) on Rossland, North (left) on Lakeridge / Durham 23, East (right) on Goodwood Road / Regional Road 21 towards Port Perry, left on Marsh Hill Road at Utica. 14260 Marsh Hill Road is located on the left across from a red brick church.
Google map: https://goo.gl/maps/VaD1qYyDBiQ2.
http://www.facebook.com/LMEart/.
Twitter: www.twitter.com/dotMcIlvride.
Lynne McIlvride Evans (Artists' Links)
May 17-22, 2016:
The Elective Universe Art Exhibition. Morton Katz. At Peter MacKendrick Community Gallery, Artscape Wychwood Barns, 76 Wychwood Avenue, Toronto ON.
The Elective Universe is an exhibition exploring 30 years of sculpture, painting and mixed-media works by Toronto-based artist and architect Morton Katz.
Artist's bio: Morton Katz, an international Toronto-based artist, is a former University of Toronto professor and architect. Katz's work is informed by his architectural background and an abiding investigation into process, colour and form. His creative passions, manifested in his works, are distinguished by the breadth of subject matters and mediums.
His public works can be found at the London School of Economics (London UK), the State Capital Cemetery (Lincoln, Nebraska), the University of Windsor, the University of Toronto, the Baycrest Centre Toronto, Harbord C.I. Toronto, the Art Gallery of Windsor.
His private works are in New York, Paris, San Francisco, Toronto, Detroit, Castle Rock (Colorado), Victoria B.C. and Hong Kong.
Morton Katz's works have been exhibited at the Canadian Embassy (Tokyo, Japan), the Art Dialogue Gallery (Buffalo, New York), and in Toronto at the SSC Gallery, First Canadian Place, the Koffler Gallery, the Hollander York Gallery, the Drabinsky Friedland Gallery, the John Black Aird Gallery, the Bau-Xi Gallery, and Metro Hall.
Presently, he is working on a large-scale sculpture project in the Ukraine.
Contact info – email: KatzMorton@gmail.com
telephone: 416 488 0291
website: https://mortonkatz.carbonmade.com
Twitter: www.twitter.com/KatzmortonQ ... more
The Elective Universe Art Exhibition. Morton Katz. At Peter MacKendrick Community Gallery, Artscape Wychwood Barns, 76 Wychwood Avenue, Toronto ON.
The Elective Universe is an exhibition exploring 30 years of sculpture, painting and mixed-media works by Toronto-based artist and architect Morton Katz.
Artist's bio: Morton Katz, an international Toronto-based artist, is a former University of Toronto professor and architect. Katz's work is informed by his architectural background and an abiding investigation into process, colour and form. His creative passions, manifested in his works, are distinguished by the breadth of subject matters and mediums.
His public works can be found at the London School of Economics (London UK), the State Capital Cemetery (Lincoln, Nebraska), the University of Windsor, the University of Toronto, the Baycrest Centre Toronto, Harbord C.I. Toronto, the Art Gallery of Windsor.
His private works are in New York, Paris, San Francisco, Toronto, Detroit, Castle Rock (Colorado), Victoria B.C. and Hong Kong.
Morton Katz's works have been exhibited at the Canadian Embassy (Tokyo, Japan), the Art Dialogue Gallery (Buffalo, New York), and in Toronto at the SSC Gallery, First Canadian Place, the Koffler Gallery, the Hollander York Gallery, the Drabinsky Friedland Gallery, the John Black Aird Gallery, the Bau-Xi Gallery, and Metro Hall.
Presently, he is working on a large-scale sculpture project in the Ukraine.
Contact info – email: KatzMorton@gmail.com
telephone: 416 488 0291
website: https://mortonkatz.carbonmade.com
Twitter: www.twitter.com/KatzmortonQ.
Wed 18 May, 2pm: Artist talk – Morton Katz, in conjunction with his exhibition The Elective Universe.
Thur 19 May, 7-10pm: Opening reception for The Elective Universe Art Exhibition by Morton Katz.
Morton Katz (Artists' Links)
Wed 3 Aug -- Sun 21 Aug 2016: