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T.O. Central
Dupont / Dovercourt Village
999 Dovercourt Road, Toronto ON M6H 2X7 (intersection N-E corner Dovercourt & Hallam, one traffic light S of Dupont, one traffic light W of Ossington)
Hours: Tues-Fri 10-5. Open Saturdays for scheduled events; see listing below. Closed for month of August. Wheelchair accessible.
T: 416 588 8801 F: 416 588 8966
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csac@creativespirit.on.ca
www.creativespirit.on.ca
Creative Spirit Art Centre
Online archive: http://bit.ly/10oB8G4.
Creative Spirit Art Centre is a unique public art gallery that was created "to advance the creative power in artists with disabilities". For over 20 years CSAC has continued to help artists with disabilities create, exhibit and sell their work. CSAC collects, exhibits and sells Canadian Art Brut and Outsider Art. These are important categories of contemporary visual art which have continued to inform and influence the evolution of art over the last 150 years ... more
Creative Spirit Art Centre is a unique public art gallery that was created "to advance the creative power in artists with disabilities". For over 20 years CSAC has continued to help artists with disabilities create, exhibit and sell their work. CSAC collects, exhibits and sells Canadian Art Brut and Outsider Art. These are important categories of contemporary visual art which have continued to inform and influence the evolution of art over the last 150 years.
April 2017:
In acknowledgment of World Autism Awareness, Creative Spirit Art Centre has asked Anne Guven to participate in a seminar with Ellen Anderson, and Orhan Guven to participate in an exhibition with Gabe Anderson.
CSAC is pleased to present the seminar Barriers, Process and Goals of Creating Art Studios for Artists Living with Long-Term Disabilities, and the exhibition Sons and Mothers, The Art Journey. Perspectives Art Centre (PAC) gratefully acknowledges a grant from the Ontario Arts Council for the Artist Exhibition for Orhan Guven. Please register to join us for a vegetarian lunch; view the art exhibition; and attend the seminar, Fri 7 Apr 2017.
The seminar covers the journeys of Ellen Anderson and Anne Guven dealing with the challenges to finding and creating services for their adult sons. Gabe Anderson deals with cerebral palsy and developmental disabilities. Orhan Guven lives with autism. Both Gabe and Orhan are gifted artists, have exhibited and are in collections in the U.S.A., Turkey, Japan and Canada. The exhibition includes written works by both Anne Guven and Ellen Anderson for the seminar.
This is an opportunity for parents, caregivers and professionals to learn about setting goals, processes and overcoming prejudices in the world of art and disabilities.
Seminar and exhibition: Fri 7 Apr 2017.
Registration fee: $20. Space is limited to 25 spaces.
Agenda: 12noon-1pm – Registration and vegetarian lunch.
12:45pm – Welcome remarks, Ellen Anderson, Founder, CSAC.
1-1:30pm – "Orhan Guven, Art and Autism" – speaker: Anne Guven, Founder, PAC.
1:30-2pm – "Gabe Anderson, Art and Cerebral Palsy" – speaker: Ellen Anderson.
2-2:30pm: Questions and answers ... more
In acknowledgment of World Autism Awareness, Creative Spirit Art Centre has asked Anne Guven to participate in a seminar with Ellen Anderson, and Orhan Guven to participate in an exhibition with Gabe Anderson.
CSAC is pleased to present the seminar Barriers, Process and Goals of Creating Art Studios for Artists Living with Long-Term Disabilities, and the exhibition Sons and Mothers, The Art Journey. Perspectives Art Centre (PAC) gratefully acknowledges a grant from the Ontario Arts Council for the Artist Exhibition for Orhan Guven. Please register to join us for a vegetarian lunch; view the art exhibition; and attend the seminar, Fri 7 Apr 2017.
The seminar covers the journeys of Ellen Anderson and Anne Guven dealing with the challenges to finding and creating services for their adult sons. Gabe Anderson deals with cerebral palsy and developmental disabilities. Orhan Guven lives with autism. Both Gabe and Orhan are gifted artists, have exhibited and are in collections in the U.S.A., Turkey, Japan and Canada. The exhibition includes written works by both Anne Guven and Ellen Anderson for the seminar.
This is an opportunity for parents, caregivers and professionals to learn about setting goals, processes and overcoming prejudices in the world of art and disabilities.
Seminar and exhibition: Fri 7 Apr 2017.
Registration fee: $20. Space is limited to 25 spaces.
Agenda: 12noon-1pm – Registration and vegetarian lunch.
12:45pm – Welcome remarks, Ellen Anderson, Founder, CSAC.
1-1:30pm – "Orhan Guven, Art and Autism" – speaker: Anne Guven, Founder, PAC.
1:30-2pm – "Gabe Anderson, Art and Cerebral Palsy" – speaker: Ellen Anderson.
2-2:30pm: Questions and answers.
Reception Sat 20 May, 1-3pm:
Creative Spirit 24th Birthday Celebration.
Butterfly release of 24 "Painted Ladies" at 1:30pm.
Sponsor and release a butterfly for $20.
The CSAC logo is a "Blotterfly". We will release butterflies to celebrate each year we've been supporting artists with disabilities through our universally accessible art studio, exhibitions, festivals and conferences. Butterflies go through metamorphosis. CSAC will also go through a metamorphosis.
To sponsor and release a butterfly, contact Ellen at: csac@creativespirit.on.ca ... more
Creative Spirit 24th Birthday Celebration.
Butterfly release of 24 "Painted Ladies" at 1:30pm.
Sponsor and release a butterfly for $20.
The CSAC logo is a "Blotterfly". We will release butterflies to celebrate each year we've been supporting artists with disabilities through our universally accessible art studio, exhibitions, festivals and conferences. Butterflies go through metamorphosis. CSAC will also go through a metamorphosis.
To sponsor and release a butterfly, contact Ellen at: csac@creativespirit.on.ca.
May 8-31, 2017:
Exhibition – Creative Spirit Artists Through the Years.
Artists: Meiko Ando, Gabe Anderson, Robert J. Anderson, Gilles Arseneault, Janet Basmadjian, Maruja Bonilla, Glenn Cooper, Kristine Erglis, Orhan Guven, Jeff Halliday, Glen James, Alan Jack Hooks, Cynthia Kemerer, Will Kennedy, Marc La Bonté, Joan Lamantia, Alex Lazar, Catharine Louise Little, Michael Tam, David Tran, Barry Woo, Jai Wax, Vitali Zelinski.
The Creative Spirit Art Centre, will "metamorph" at the end of this year. We are in planning stages for the next level for the protection of the collections and using the website to provide ongoing information on Art Brut, Outsider Art and Art and Disabilities. If you would like to join the professionals who are committed to the evolution of the "Creative Spirit" studio, public art gallery collections and resource and information centre, please contact Ellen at the Art Centre by email: csac@creativespirit.on.ca or by phone: 416 588 8801 ... more
Exhibition – Creative Spirit Artists Through the Years.
Artists: Meiko Ando, Gabe Anderson, Robert J. Anderson, Gilles Arseneault, Janet Basmadjian, Maruja Bonilla, Glenn Cooper, Kristine Erglis, Orhan Guven, Jeff Halliday, Glen James, Alan Jack Hooks, Cynthia Kemerer, Will Kennedy, Marc La Bonté, Joan Lamantia, Alex Lazar, Catharine Louise Little, Michael Tam, David Tran, Barry Woo, Jai Wax, Vitali Zelinski.
The Creative Spirit Art Centre, will "metamorph" at the end of this year. We are in planning stages for the next level for the protection of the collections and using the website to provide ongoing information on Art Brut, Outsider Art and Art and Disabilities. If you would like to join the professionals who are committed to the evolution of the "Creative Spirit" studio, public art gallery collections and resource and information centre, please contact Ellen at the Art Centre by email: csac@creativespirit.on.ca or by phone: 416 588 8801.