Mercer Union

A Centre for Contemporary Art

Mercer Union
1286 Bloor Street West, Toronto ON M6H 1N9
Hours: Tues-Sat 11-6. Wheelchair accessible.
T: 416 536 1519 F: 416 536 2955
[email protected]


Member of ARCCO (Artist-Run Centres and Collectives of Ontario).

TAG: American, Artist-Run Centres, Artists' Books, Asian, Bloordale, Canadian, Contemporary, Drawings / Ink / Pastels, European, 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, Printmaking (woodcut, engraving, etching, lithography, screenprint, monoprint, etc.), Relational / Conceptual Art, Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, Sculpture / Assemblage / Installation Art, Video / Film / Sound

9 Feb - 23 Mar 2019 | opening reception Fri 8 Feb, 7pm:

Nep Sidhu: Medicine for a Nightmare (they called, we responded). Curated by cheyanne turions. Nep Sidhu ... more

Nov 17, 2018 - Mar 23, 2019 | opening reception Fri 16 Nov, 7pm:

SPACE. Joi T. Arcand: It would be good if they were able to speak. It would be good if they were a ... more

Wed 27 Feb 2019, 6pm:

IN STUDIO. Join Mercer Union for a studio visit with Erdem Tasdelen. FREE for Mercer Union Sustaining Members and above; open to other Mercer Union members and select non-members for $15. Refreshments will be served. Meeting location wi ... more

Wed 6 Mar 2019, 7pm:

fORUM. Michael Nijhawan. Joining with centuries-old customs of care and community building, Nep Sidhu's Medicine for a Nightmare (they called, we responded) charts Sikh resilience through memori ... more

Sun 17 Mar 2019, 12noon-3pm:

SESSION. Ricky Varghese. Philosopher Rebecca Comay has suggested that "violence likes to occult itself – the apparatus of terror requires this obfuscation – and one of the most systematic mechanisms of 'disappearance' is tha ... more