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Friday, April 21st, 2017 (events found - 7)

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talk 11am (arrive at 10:30am to view the works on display!)
The state-of-the-art Marvin Gelber Print and Drawing Study Centre is dedicated to the study of prints, drawings and photographs... and offers a variety of opportunities for visitors, including Visits by Appointment (Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays); Open Door Program (Wednesdays 1-4:30pm); Open Door Evenings – last Wednesdays of every month, 6-8pm; Close Encounters Talk Series; and Friday Morning FREE Talks – Apr 21 (Please note, this is 3rd Friday of the month): "The Four Seasons: Hollar and Tissot" – Edith Layne ... more
The state-of-the-art Marvin Gelber Print and Drawing Study Centre is dedicated to the study of prints, drawings and photographs, and houses a collection of over 70,000 works which date from the 13th century to the present day. Find out more about the AGO's Prints and Drawings Collectionwww.ago.net/prints-drawings.

The Study Centre offers a variety of opportunities for visitors:
Prints and Drawings: Open Door Wednesdays 1-4:30pm. One day a week, enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at our world-class Print Room. A selection of original works from our vault will be on view, and you can view works on request! FREE with admission; no appointments necessary.
Prints and Drawings: Open Door Evenings last Wednesdays of every month, 6-8pm. Drop by the Print & Drawing Study Centre for a behind-the-scenes look at our world-class facility. Take a short tour, and view works that are normally stored in our vault.
Prints and Drawings: Visits by AppointmentTuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. For classes and individuals interested in studying the collection in depth. Please contact us one month in advance: Alexa_Greist@ago.net or 416 979 6660 x535.

Prints and Drawings: Friday Morning FREE Talks. On the 2nd Fridays of every month 11am (arrive at 10:30am to view the works on display!), one of P&D's knowledgeable volunteers will give a talk that explores an area of the collection. FREE with admission. RSVP not required. Capacity limited to 50 people in order of arrival. Sep 9: "Drawing from Life: Late 19th-Century Nudes" – Phyllis Couzin. Oct 14: "Mystical Travels: Gauguin and Tahiti" – Rheba Adolf. Nov 11: "Remembrance" – Pat Munson. Jan 13: "Walter Trier" – Susan Davidson. Feb 10: "The Grange" – Jane Smith. Mar 10: "Views of Rome" – Phyllis Couzin. Apr 21 (Please note, this is 3rd Friday of the month): "The Four Seasons: Hollar and Tissot" – Edith Layne.

Close Encounters Talk Series 2016-17
Fri 25 Nov, 6pm: "Heaven and Hell: Prints that Inspired Boxwood Carving in the 16th Century". AGO curator Sasha Suda explores the print sources or the 16th-century wonders. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Small Wonders: Gothic Boxwood Miniatures. $15 members | $17 general public | $10 students. http://bit.ly/2cWyyxP. *SOLD OUT.
Fri 20 Jan, 6pm: "Selling 'Small Wonders': Art Sales Catalogues from the Belle Époque" – by Adam Levine, historian of medieval and Renaissance art. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Small Wonders: Gothic Boxwood Miniatures. $15 members | $17 general public | $10 students. http://bit.ly/2eaWpKG. *SOLD OUT.
Art Gallery of Ontario (T.O. Downtown)
artist performance 9pm
PERFORMANCE. Winter / spring 2017 exhibiting artist Kapwani Kiwanga performs Afrogalactica: A brief history of the future, co-presented by Images Festival ... more
PERFORMANCE. Winter / spring 2017 exhibiting artist Kapwani Kiwanga performs Afrogalactica: A brief history of the future, co-presented by Images Festival.
The Power Plant (T.O. Downtown)
reception 5-7pm
All Guilds Show. This annual exhibition celebrates the works of members from our guilds which include the Fibre Arts Guild, Burlington Fine Arts Association, Burlington Handweavers and Spinners Guild, Latow Photographers Guild, Burlington Potters' Guild, Burlington Rug Hooking Guild, and the Burlington Guild of Sculptors and Woodcarvers with juried and curated shows. This year's them is "The Garden" ... more
All Guilds Show. This annual exhibition celebrates the works of members from our guilds which include the Fibre Arts Guild, Burlington Fine Arts Association, Burlington Handweavers and Spinners Guild, Latow Photographers Guild, Burlington Potters' Guild, Burlington Rug Hooking Guild, and the Burlington Guild of Sculptors and Woodcarvers with juried and curated shows. This year's them is "The Garden".
Art Gallery of Burlington (Ontario South-West)
reception for the artist 7-10pm, with live jazz by Nick Deutsch (piano) and Henry Strong (bass), Main Gallery
A Feathered Symmetry, new paintings by David Laing Dawson ... more
A Feathered Symmetry, new paintings by David Laing Dawson.
Gallery on the Bay (since 1995) (Ontario South-West)
first day, Studio Gallery
Paintings, prints, sculpture by gallery artists ... more
Paintings, prints, sculpture by gallery artists.
Gallery on the Bay (since 1995) (Ontario South-West)
lecture 7pm
Art House Café Lecture Series. Mar 17: Paul Chartrand: "Communication Breakdown: The Problematic Ethics of Early Land and Earth Art". Apr 21: Rebecca Johnson: "Looking Up to Heaven: An Exploration of the Ceiling in the Upper Chapel of Sainte-Chapelle". FREE admission. Founded in 2012 by Maeve Hanna, the Art House Café Lecture Series is dedicated to the memory of Pat and Edith Brown. It is generously supported by Dr. Andy Lam and Lenore Kummel. Hosted by GPAG in the Library's fireplace lounge, the Art House Café Lecture Series provides an opportunity for young scholars to present their research in a Parisian café ambiance of sharing inspiration and cultivating ideas. Each lecture is followed by light refreshments, providing a relaxed atmosphere to encourage discussion ... more
Art House Café Lecture Series.
Mar 17: Paul Chartrand: "Communication Breakdown: The Problematic Ethics of Early Land and Earth Art".
Apr 21: Rebecca Johnson: "Looking Up to Heaven: An Exploration of the Ceiling in the Upper Chapel of Sainte-Chapelle".
FREE admission.
Founded in 2012 by Maeve Hanna, the Art House Café Lecture Series is dedicated to the memory of Pat and Edith Brown. It is generously supported by Dr. Andy Lam and Lenore Kummel.
Hosted by GPAG in the Library's fireplace lounge, the Art House Café Lecture Series provides an opportunity for young scholars to present their research in a Parisian café ambiance of sharing inspiration and cultivating ideas. Each lecture is followed by light refreshments, providing a relaxed atmosphere to encourage discussion.
Grimsby Public Art Gallery (Ontario South-West)
family art activities
Fridays 10-11am, Apr 21, May 19, Jun 23, Jul 21, Aug 18: 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
Fridays 10-11am, Jan 20, Feb 24, Mar 24, Apr 21, May 19, Jun 23, Jul 21, Aug 18: 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)