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Saturday, August 19th, 2017 (events found - 20)
final day of exhibition
Louis Comtois & Paterson Ewen ... more
Louis Comtois & Paterson Ewen.
Olga Korper Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
tour of exhibition 2pm
Power Tours. Join a FREE guided tour of the exhibition Ydessa Hendeles: The Milliner's Daughter, and engage in dialogue about art and ideas ... more
Power Tours. Join a FREE guided tour of the exhibition Ydessa Hendeles: The Milliner's Daughter, and engage in dialogue about art and ideas.
The Power Plant (T.O. Downtown)
art festival Aug 18-20
ArtWalk in the SquareOutdoor Fine Art Festival.
For 19 years the Artists' Network has been showcasing ArtWalks in Toronto featuring local artists in fine art outdoor festivals. We are pleased to announce that, once again, we have entered into a partnership with CF Shops at Don Mills to host ArtWalk in the Square, with over 60 established and emerging artists exhibiting painting, photography, mixed media, printmaking, drawing, glass and sculpture. It is a dynamic and fun event, FREE and open to the public. Visitors and the community can experience art all in one area over three days.
CF Shops at don Mills is where fashion, dining and entertainment come outside to play. Visit Ontario's first and finest open-air centre with exceptional shops, restaurants and services surrounding a lovely town square.
Fri-Sun, Aug 18, 19 & 20, 2017.
Hours: Fri 3-9pm; Sat 10am-7pm; Sun 11am-6pm.
Location: Town Square in the Shops at Don Mills, 1090 Don Mills Road, Toronto (corner of Lawrence and Don Mills).
Artists' gallery: www.ArtWalkSquare.ca.
www.artistsnetwork.ca.
www.twitter.com/TorontoArtWalks. #ArtWalkSquare.
www.facebook.com/ArtWalkSquare. #TorontoArtWalks.
Instagram: www.instagram.com/torontoartwalks ... more
ArtWalk in the SquareOutdoor Fine Art Festival.
For 19 years the Artists' Network has been showcasing ArtWalks in Toronto featuring local artists in fine art outdoor festivals. We are pleased to announce that, once again, we have entered into a partnership with CF Shops at Don Mills to host ArtWalk in the Square, with over 60 established and emerging artists exhibiting painting, photography, mixed media, printmaking, drawing, glass and sculpture. It is a dynamic and fun event, FREE and open to the public. Visitors and the community can experience art all in one area over three days.
CF Shops at don Mills is where fashion, dining and entertainment come outside to play. Visit Ontario's first and finest open-air centre with exceptional shops, restaurants and services surrounding a lovely town square.
Fri-Sun, Aug 18, 19 & 20, 2017.
Hours: Fri 3-9pm; Sat 10am-7pm; Sun 11am-6pm.
Location: Town Square in the Shops at Don Mills, 1090 Don Mills Road, Toronto (corner of Lawrence and Don Mills).
Artists' gallery: www.ArtWalkSquare.ca.
www.artistsnetwork.ca.
www.twitter.com/TorontoArtWalks. #ArtWalkSquare.
www.facebook.com/ArtWalkSquare. #TorontoArtWalks.
Instagram: www.instagram.com/torontoartwalks.
ArtWalk in the Square (T.O. Greater)
tours of exhibitions 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)
first day (see Sep 15 for reception)
Can Craft? Craft Can! The Canadian Craft Biennial presents this national exhibition at the Art Gallery of Burlington. Bringing together over 60 makers from across Canada, this exhibition will present works in glass, ceramics, wood, metal and fibre that address three subthemes exploring ideas of identity, sustainability and materiality ... more
Can Craft? Craft Can!
The Canadian Craft Biennial presents this national exhibition at the Art Gallery of Burlington. Bringing together over 60 makers from across Canada, this exhibition will present works in glass, ceramics, wood, metal and fibre that address three subthemes exploring ideas of identity, sustainability and materiality.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
first day (see Sep 15 for reception)
Setting Ontario's Table: Once Upon a Time. Drawing from the Art Gallery of Burlington's Permanent Collection of Contemporary Canadian Ceramics, this exhibition explores functional ware from Ontario ceramists. Each artist selected is represented through both a piece from their early years, juxtaposed against a recent work to explore the progression in their practice ... more
Setting Ontario's Table: Once Upon a Time.
Drawing from the Art Gallery of Burlington's Permanent Collection of Contemporary Canadian Ceramics, this exhibition explores functional ware from Ontario ceramists. Each artist selected is represented through both a piece from their early years, juxtaposed against a recent work to explore the progression in their practice.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
first day (see Sep 15 for reception)
Nothing is Newer than Tradition. Craft Ontario presents this exhibition as part of the Canadian Craft Biennial at the Art Gallery of Burlington. How craft materials, tools and processes are creatively reiterated through the hands of a new generation of makers is explored ... more
Nothing is Newer than Tradition.
Craft Ontario presents this exhibition as part of the Canadian Craft Biennial at the Art Gallery of Burlington. How craft materials, tools and processes are creatively reiterated through the hands of a new generation of makers is explored.
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
artists' talk 7-9pm
Join us as artists Rebecca Baird and Kenny Baird discuss First Nations identity, specifically as it relates to the current exhibition, Cultural Topographies. This informal artists' talk will allow time for a Q&A period. Rebecca and Kenny both have extensive solo careers, but have also done collaborative work ... more
Join us as artists Rebecca Baird and Kenny Baird discuss First Nations identity, specifically as it relates to the current exhibition, Cultural Topographies. This informal artists' talk will allow time for a Q&A period. Rebecca and Kenny both have extensive solo careers, but have also done collaborative work.
Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery (Ontario South-West)
final day of exhibition
Liss Platt: a CONSTANT decade ... more
Liss Platt: a CONSTANT decade.
McMaster Museum of Art (Ontario South-West)
final day of exhibition
Coyote School. Curator: Rhéanne Chartrand. Contemporary work by eight mid-career Indigenous artists: Joi Arcand, Sonny Assu, Jason Baerg, Jordan Bennett, Christian Chapman, Amy Malbeuf, Meryl McMaster, Bear Witness aka Ehren Thomas ... more
Coyote School. Curator: Rhéanne Chartrand. Contemporary work by eight mid-career Indigenous artists: Joi Arcand, Sonny Assu, Jason Baerg, Jordan Bennett, Christian Chapman, Amy Malbeuf, Meryl McMaster, Bear Witness aka Ehren Thomas. The opening reception Thur 8 June, 6-8pm includes opening remarks by Elders and the exhibition Curator at 6:30pm, and a musical performance by vocal artist Jeremy Dutcher at 7pm.
McMaster Museum of Art (Ontario South-West)
first day (see Sep 14 for reception; Oct 4 for curator's talk)
Struck by Likening: The Power & Discontents of Artworld Analogies. Guest Curator Mark A. Cheetham explores commonplace declarations such as "Tom Thomson is the Van Gogh of Canada" and "Norval Morrisseau is the Picasso of the North". Includes art by Jack Chambers, William Kurelek, Norval Morrisseau, Pablo Picasso, Tom Thomson drawn from MMA collection and on loan from galleries across Ontario ... more
Struck by Likening: The Power & Discontents of Artworld Analogies. Guest Curator Mark A. Cheetham explores commonplace declarations such as "Tom Thomson is the Van Gogh of Canada" and "Norval Morrisseau is the Picasso of the North". Includes art by Jack Chambers, William Kurelek, Norval Morrisseau, Pablo Picasso, Tom Thomson drawn from MMA collection and on loan from galleries across Ontario.
McMaster Museum of Art (Ontario South-West)
tours of exhibitions
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)
guided tour 2:10pm
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)
art festival Aug 18-20
Buckhorn Fine Art Festival. It's our 40th anniversary and Canada's 150th!
Whether you have enjoyed all previous Festivals, or are a first-time visitor you can count on having a wonderful experience. Plan a day trip or come for a vacation and enjoy beautiful Buckhorn and the Kawarthas! Recognized as a premiere Canadian art event, the Buckhorn Fine Art Festival promotes North American artists with acres of art for sale! This 40th anniversary year features a special exhibition, Oh Canada! Our True North. In celebration of Canada's 150th, selected BFAF alumni share their artistic interpretations of what makes our country unique. Interact with the artists, visit award-winning entries in the Art Competition (ages 13-19), and applaud young artists in the Youth Art Display (ages 6-12). Amazing art, presentations and demonstrations, ARTivity Zone, live music and great food – all in a beautiful country setting. A real summer treat.
The opening night garden partyFri 18 Aug, 6-10pm – is an elegant evening of fine art, music (with The Good Lovelies and the OPP Commissioner's Pipes and Drums), refreshments, and a time to meet our exhibitors up close and personal. (Appropriate evening attire is required; please no jeans or shorts). Tickets $20 in advance; $25 at the gate (good for re-entry all weekend).
Festival hours & admission: Sat 19 Aug & Sun 20 Aug, 10am-5pm. Festival Adult Day Pass: $8; 4-Adults Day Pass: $25; free to children under 12 years ... more
Buckhorn Fine Art Festival. It's our 40th anniversary and Canada's 150th!
Whether you have enjoyed all previous Festivals, or are a first-time visitor you can count on having a wonderful experience. Plan a day trip or come for a vacation and enjoy beautiful Buckhorn and the Kawarthas! Recognized as a premiere Canadian art event, the Buckhorn Fine Art Festival promotes North American artists with acres of art for sale! This 40th anniversary year features a special exhibition, Oh Canada! Our True North. In celebration of Canada's 150th, selected BFAF alumni share their artistic interpretations of what makes our country unique. Interact with the artists, visit award-winning entries in the Art Competition (ages 13-19), and applaud young artists in the Youth Art Display (ages 6-12). Amazing art, presentations and demonstrations, ARTivity Zone, live music and great food – all in a beautiful country setting. A real summer treat.
The opening night garden partyFri 18 Aug, 6-10pm – is an elegant evening of fine art, music (with The Good Lovelies and the OPP Commissioner's Pipes and Drums), refreshments, and a time to meet our exhibitors up close and personal. (Appropriate evening attire is required; please no jeans or shorts). Tickets $20 in advance; $25 at the gate (good for re-entry all weekend).
Festival hours & admission: Sat 19 Aug & Sun 20 Aug, 10am-5pm. Festival Adult Day Pass: $8; 4-Adults Day Pass: $25; free to children under 12 years
Buckhorn Fine Art Festival (Ontario East)
workshop 1-4pm
Birch Bark and Quill Workshop with Rebecca Baird. Participants will have the opportunity to create a design using porcupine quills on birch bark. This technique is unique to the Indigenous people of North America. Artist Rebecca Baird will have samples of different designs, but participants are welcome to bring their own designs. Rebecca has previously exhibited at the Gallery as part of the exhibition, Tributaries: Midway 'twixt earth and heave.
$45 (+HST) per person.
Download the registration form online – http://bit.ly/2sZD36O.
Rebecca and her brother Kenny Baird will also be giving an artists' talk at the Gallery in the evening on Jun 24. The talk is FREE and all are welcome ... more
Birch Bark and Quill Workshop with Rebecca Baird. Participants will have the opportunity to create a design using porcupine quills on birch bark. This technique is unique to the Indigenous people of North America. Artist Rebecca Baird will have samples of different designs, but participants are welcome to bring their own designs. Rebecca has previously exhibited at the Gallery as part of the exhibition, Tributaries: Midway 'twixt earth and heave.
$45 (+HST) per person.
Download the registration form online – http://bit.ly/2sZD36O.
Rebecca and her brother Kenny Baird will also be giving an artists' talk at the Gallery in the evening on Jun 24. The talk is FREE and all are welcome.
Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery (CCGG) (Community Courses)
family art activities 10am-5pm (off-site at John Snake Memorial Multipurpose Grounds, on the territory of the Chippewas of Rama First Nation, Rama)
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 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/.
Upcoming events: Aug 26, 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)
family art activities
Family Fun Activities. Every Saturday & Sunday, 1-4:30pm. Guide your family through art projects at PAMA and inspire creativity! These are 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 art activities
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.
Aug 19: Home.
Sep 16: Lights, Camera, Action! ... 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)
workshop 2pm
Writing WorkshopOutside In. David Best, writer, editor and long-time student of the creative process, will lead a hands-on writing workshop that invites participants of all skill and experience levels to consider different perspectives about outsiders and insiders, themselves and others. The workshop will encourage writers to share personal thoughts in a safe and non-critical environment ... more
Writing WorkshopOutside In. David Best, writer, editor and long-time student of the creative process, will lead a hands-on writing workshop that invites participants of all skill and experience levels to consider different perspectives about outsiders and insiders, themselves and others. The workshop will encourage writers to share personal thoughts in a safe and non-critical environment.
The Power Plant (Community Courses)
family art activities
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 (Community Courses)

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