Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts

Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts
30 Abell Street, Toronto ON M6J 0A9
hours: Wed-Sat 12-6, Sun 12-5 or by appointment.
T: 416 504 7142
[email protected]


Visit us at 30 Abell Street on the main floor of the Artscape Triangle Lofts. Member of ARCCO (Artist-Run Centres and Collectives of Ontario).

TAG: Artist-Run Centres, Artists' Collectives / Associations, Canadian, Contemporary, Drawings / Ink / Pastels, Mixed Media / Collage, Paintings (oil, acrylic, encaustic, egg tempera, w/c, pastel), Photography / Lens-based, Sculpture / Assemblage / Installation Art, West Queen West / Trinity-Bellwoods


Sep 19-30, 2018 | opening reception Thur 20 Sep, 6-9pm:

Gwen Tooth | Black and Gold | South Gallery. A series of acrylic paintings using gold dripping expressions on black background. V ... more

Sep 19-30, 2018 | opening reception Thur 20 Sep 2018, 6-9pm:

Maggie Doswell | Ocean | North Gallery. "These abstract expressionist paintings in cold wax and oil express the nature of the oce ... more

Sat 29 Sep 2018, 2-4:30pm:

Liquitex Acrylic Paint Demo with Linda Montgomery from Liquitex.In connection with Gwen Tooth | Black and Gold exhibition. Co-sponsored by Propeller, the Colour Research Society of Canada, and The Fine Art Collection. Registratio ... more

Oct 3-14, 2018 | opening reception Thur 4 Oct, 6-9pm:

Emergence: Four Ways | Pria Muzumdar, Jeanne Jabanoski, Susan Freypons & Chris Freypons. Four artists use diverse materials intuitively to give expression to prints, collages, paintings and sculpture.

Oct 17-Nov 4, 2018 | opening reception Sat 20 Oct, 1-4pm:

Nancy Newton | Sound Scape | South Gallery. Nancy Newton's drawings and paintings explore the many visual sound scapes suggested by the instrumentation, sound and felt emotional content of R. Murray Schafer's musical co ... more

Oct 17-Nov 4, 2018 | opening reception Sat 20 Oct, 1-4pm:

Janet Read | Travelling Mercies | North Gallery. Solo exhibition of paintings by artist Janet Read.

Nov 7-18, 2018 | opening reception Thur 8 Nov, 6-10pm:

Unearthed Tales. Lisa Johnson, Joseph Muscat, Keijo Tapanainen and Holly Wheatcroft are four seasoned and distinctly different visual artists whose inquisitive approach to their art-making brings them together in this exploratory ... more

Nov 21-Dec 2, 2018 | opening reception Thur 22 Nov, 6:30-9:30pm:

Michael Black | Recent Work | South Gallery. Whether as a response to landscape or in terms of using abstract means to convey the ebb and flow of organic processes and our place in the world in relation to them, all of my work is ... more

Nov 21-Dec 2, 2018:

Gordon Stamper | | North Gallery. Recent acrylic abstracts inspired by the now of everything.

Dec 3-9, 2018:

Propeller Annual Fundraiser. Propeller's annual end-of-year fundraiser.

Dec 9-23, 2018:

The North | Group Exhibition. A juried group exhibition featuring works that explore the concept of the North in artwork and contemporary society.

(See also Calls for Artists – click here; and Art Services – Gallery Spaces for Rent click here).