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Saturday, April 1st, 2017 (events found - 21)

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book launch 2-4pm
Join author Don Thompson in celebrating the release of his highly anticipated new book, The Orange Balloon Dog. For more info, contact info@corkingallery.com ... more
Join author Don Thompson in celebrating the release of his highly anticipated new book, The Orange Balloon Dog. For more info, contact info@corkingallery.com.
Corkin Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
reception 2-5pm
THE LANGUAGE OF GESTURE – A new body of work exploring the universal language of gesture found in the expression of hands. Installation created by deborah harris and Sae Kimura, photographs by Ayokah Beauchamp ... more
THE LANGUAGE OF GESTURE – A new body of work exploring the universal language of gesture found in the expression of hands. Installation created by deborah harris and Sae Kimura, photographs by Ayokah Beauchamp.
Gallery Arcturus (T.O. Downtown)
reception 2-5pm
CONSTRUCTING AN IDENTITY – An exploration of identity through collages by Eron Boyd ... more
CONSTRUCTING AN IDENTITY – An exploration of identity through collages by Eron Boyd.
Gallery Arcturus (T.O. Downtown)
opening 2-5pm
Kelly Mark: Back Burner ... more
Kelly Mark: Back Burner.
Olga Korper Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
first day
Guillaume Simoneau: Experimental Lake. Guillaume Simoneau's photographs are like signposts in the wilderness. They are not memorial in nature but sing nature's praises alongside human handiwork. A fugitive storyline is to be pieced together by us out of the folklore of the moment, wherein the artist and we, his viewers, find ourselves on the cusp and hungry for answers. They speak of travel, pilgrimage, epiphany, and discovery with a simple, selfless stoicism. Time of day, experiments out on the water, and scientific equipment all suggest an itinerary which is at once mysterious and immanent, pungent and rich ... more
Guillaume Simoneau: Experimental Lake.
Guillaume Simoneau's photographs are like signposts in the wilderness. They are not memorial in nature but sing nature's praises alongside human handiwork. A fugitive storyline is to be pieced together by us out of the folklore of the moment, wherein the artist and we, his viewers, find ourselves on the cusp and hungry for answers. They speak of travel, pilgrimage, epiphany, and discovery with a simple, selfless stoicism. Time of day, experiments out on the water, and scientific equipment all suggest an itinerary which is at once mysterious and immanent, pungent and rich.
Stephen Bulger Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
final day of exhibition
Urban Gallery presents Fever: Centennial College Studio Arts Program First-Year Students Exhibition. Twenty-five emerging art stars from Centennial College explore the frontiers deeply submerged within the box ... more
Urban Gallery presents Fever: Centennial College Studio Arts Program First-Year Students Exhibition. Twenty-five emerging art stars from Centennial College explore the frontiers deeply submerged within the box.
Urban Gallery (T.O. Downtown)
first day
Art of Robert Hinves – Hinves is known for his award-winning landscapes of rural Ontario. In this exhibition, Hinves combines pen and ink with watercolour for highly textured portrayals of woods, farms and fields ... more
Art of Robert Hinves – Hinves is known for his award-winning landscapes of rural Ontario. In this exhibition, Hinves combines pen and ink with watercolour for highly textured portrayals of woods, farms and fields.
Yorkminster Park Gallery (T.O. Central)
first day
Watercolour Creative Journey – works from Thursday afternoon and Friday morning groups at Cedar Ridge ... more
Watercolour Creative Journey – works from Thursday afternoon and Friday morning groups at Cedar Ridge.
Cedar Ridge Gallery (T.O. Greater)
final day of exhibition
Heather Hart: Northern Oracle is an ambitious rooftop installation that emerges from the floor of the Gallery, and is accompanied by a series of mixed media drawings. Through her work, Heather Hart considers Black histories, access to ownership, taking up physical space, and the significance of having a place to call home ... more
Heather Hart: Northern Oracle.
Northern Oracle is an ambitious rooftop installation that emerges from the floor of the Gallery, and is accompanied by a series of mixed media drawings. Through her work, Heather Hart considers Black histories, access to ownership, taking up physical space, and the significance of having a place to call home.
Doris McCarthy Gallery (T.O. Greater)
opening reception 6-10pm (see May 28 for artist & curator in conversation)
What Makes This Country Tick? Selected Works by Charles Pachter. Thoughtful, contemplative, ironic, humorous and deeply personal, Canadian artist Charles Pachter's art spans many styles and emotions, giving us iconic emblems of Canadian history and identity in all its diversity ... more
What Makes This Country Tick? Selected Works by Charles Pachter.
Thoughtful, contemplative, ironic, humorous and deeply personal, Canadian artist Charles Pachter's art spans many styles and emotions, giving us iconic emblems of Canadian history and identity in all its diversity.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (T.O. Environs)
opening reception 6-10pm
Komagata Maru: A Journey to Canada. In May of 1914, the Komagata Maru arrived at the Port of Vancouver. The ship carried 376 British subjects from India who were hoping to immigrate to Canada. They were Sikh, Hindu and Muslim and all were denied entry to our country. As part of PAMA's Canada 150 program this exhibition explores racism in a Canadian context ... more
Komagata Maru: A Journey to Canada. In May of 1914, the Komagata Maru arrived at the Port of Vancouver. The ship carried 376 British subjects from India who were hoping to immigrate to Canada. They were Sikh, Hindu and Muslim and all were denied entry to our country. As part of PAMA's Canada 150 program this exhibition explores racism in a Canadian context.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (T.O. Environs)
opening reception 6-10pm
Kings and Saints: A Legacy in Sikh Art. A small curated selection of Sikh art and artifacts, drawn from private collections in the GTA ... more
Kings and Saints: A Legacy in Sikh Art. A small curated selection of Sikh art and artifacts, drawn from private collections in the GTA.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (T.O. Environs)
opening reception 6-10pm
Sikh Heritage Month Community Curated Exhibition. Showcasing the art of local Sikh artists ... more
Sikh Heritage Month Community Curated Exhibition. Showcasing the art of local Sikh artists.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (T.O. Environs)
opening event 6-10pm
Sikh Heritage Month. Opening event: Sat 1 Apr, 6-10pm at PAMA. Closing event: Sat 29 Apr, 6-10pm at Brampton City Hall. Sikh Heritage Month at PAMA provides everyone with an opportunity to learn more about Sikh and Canadian culture and history through exhibitions, performances and workshops. FREE general admission in April is sponsored by the Sikh Foundation of Canada. Group rates & reservations apply for groups of 10+ ... more
Sikh Heritage Month.
Opening event: Sat 1 Apr, 6-10pm at PAMA.
Closing event: Sat 29 Apr, 6-10pm at Brampton City Hall.
Sikh Heritage Month at PAMA provides everyone with an opportunity to learn more about Sikh and Canadian culture and history through exhibitions, performances and workshops. FREE general admission in April is sponsored by the Sikh Foundation of Canada. Group rates & reservations apply for groups of 10+.
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (T.O. Environs)
first day of in-gallery preview (for Apr 27 fundraiser)
Drawing For Art. Station Gallery bursts with excitement and suspense at this much-loved signature event that celebrates culture and puts original artwork into the hands of ticket holders. Tickets are $225 each and include a fabulous time for two to attend, gourmet appetizers and aunique piece of art to take home. Tickets: http://bit.ly/2oqgO40 ... more
Drawing For Art. Station Gallery bursts with excitement and suspense at this much-loved signature event that celebrates culture and puts original artwork into the hands of ticket holders. Tickets are $225 each and include a fabulous time for two to attend, gourmet appetizers and aunique piece of art to take home. Tickets: http://bit.ly/2oqgO40.
Station Gallery (T.O. Environs)
first day
Nature and Man Revealed: The Mr. and Mrs. H. J. M. Watson Collection of British Paintings ... more
Nature and Man Revealed: The Mr. and Mrs. H. J. M. Watson Collection of British Paintings.
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Ontario South-West)
first day
Fabulous Fictions & Peculiar Practices: Tony Calzetta & Leon Rooke ... more
Fabulous Fictions & Peculiar Practices: Tony Calzetta & Leon Rooke.
Grimsby Public Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
first day
Myrtle Burton – featuring landscape oil paintings by artist and art instructor Myrtle Burton ... more
Myrtle Burton – featuring landscape oil paintings by artist and art instructor Myrtle Burton.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Ontario South-West)
first day
Members' & Students' Show. The artwork in our Members' & Students' Show ranges in media, subject matter and scale but reflects the variety of classes offered at the Pumphouse and the originality of the Pumphouse members and students ... more
Members' & Students' Show. The artwork in our Members' & Students' Show ranges in media, subject matter and scale but reflects the variety of classes offered at the Pumphouse and the originality of the Pumphouse members and students.
Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre (Ontario South-West)
final day of exhibition
Devona Paquette: A Bold Approach ... more
Devona Paquette: A Bold Approach.
Woodstock Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
final day of exhibition
What is a Bully? features illustrations and poetry created by local artist Pat Herlovitch that comprise the book of the same name ... more
What is a Bully? features illustrations and poetry created by local artist Pat Herlovitch that comprise the book of the same name. This unique and interactive exhibition is supported by an artist walk and talk on Family Day, Mon 20 Feb, 12noon.
Woodstock Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)