The Power Plant

At Harbourfront Centre

The Power Plant
231 Queens Quay West, Toronto ON M5J 2G8
hours: Tues-Sun 10-5, Thur 10-8. Open holiday Mondays 10-5. The Power Plant closes between exhibitions for installation; please check exhibition dates to confirm the gallery is open to the public.
admission: FREE. Wheelchair accessible.
T: 416 973 4949
[email protected]


The Power Plant is Canada's leading public gallery devoted exclusively to contemporary visual art. Please visit our website for updates of events and programming. All are welcome. The Power Plant is a barrier-free space.

TAG: American, Asian, Canadian, Contemporary, Drawings / Ink / Pastels, European, Financial District and Harbourfront, Latin & South American, Middle Eastern, Mixed Media / Collage, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG), Paintings (oil, acrylic, encaustic, egg tempera, w/c, pastel), Performance Art / Music, Photography / Lens-based, Public Galleries / Museums, Sculpture / Assemblage / Installation Art, Video / Film / Sound / Digital


Opening party Fri 21 Jun 2019, 8pm:

During the Summer 2019 season, The Power Plant will present exhibitions by Joana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige, Mario Pfeifer and Thomas J. Price.


Every Saturday 3pm:

Power Tours. Join a FREE guided tour of the exhibitions and engage in dialogue about art and ideas.

Thur 6 Jun 2019, 7pm:

Power Ball: 21 Club. Tickets available on Come into the shadows for a night of revelry at the 21st edition of Power Ball. Expect low lights and high spirit ... more

Fri 21 Jun 2019, 8pm:

Summer exhibitions 2019 opening party. FREE. Be amongst the first to experience the works of Joana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige, Mario Pfeifer and Thomas J. Price at our FREE public opening party!

The Power Plant is open late Thursdays, until 8pm.

(See Community Courses for info on Power Kids and Power Youth programs – click here).