The Power Plant

At Harbourfront Centre

The Power Plant
231 Queens Quay West, Toronto ON M5J 2G8
hours: Tues-Sun 10-5, Thur 10-8. Open holiday Mondays 10-5. The Power Plant closes between exhibitions for installation; please check exhibition dates to confirm the gallery is open to the public.
admission: FREE. Wheelchair accessible.
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The Power Plant is Canada's leading public gallery devoted exclusively to contemporary visual art. Please visit our website for updates of events and programming. All are welcome. The Power Plant is a barrier-free space.

TAG: American, Asian, Canadian, Contemporary, Drawings / Ink / Pastels, European, Financial District and Harbourfront, Latin & South American, Middle Eastern, Mixed Media / Collage, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG), Paintings (oil, acrylic, encaustic, egg tempera, w/c, pastel), Performance Art / Music, Photography / Lens-based, Public Galleries / Museums, Sculpture / Assemblage / Installation Art, Video / Film / Sound / Digital

SUMMER EXHIBITIONS

22 Jun -- 2 Sep 2019 | public summer opening party Fri 21 Jun, 8pm:

Joana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige's On Scams presents a series of works never before exhibited in Canada. This exhibition presents works from the landmark series On Scams (I must first apologise), a multi-part pr ... more


22 Jun -- 2 Sep 2019 | public summer opening party Fri 21 Jun, 8pm:

If you end up with the story you started with, then you're not listening along the way is Mario Pfeifer's first solo exhibition in Canada presenting three video installations. Demonstrating a profound commitment to the stories of i ... more


22 Jun -- 2 Sep 2019 | public summer opening party Fri 21 Jun, 8pm:

Ordinary Men is Thomas J. Price's first solo exhibition in Canada featuring a series of sculptures in varying sizes. Inside the gallery, a newly commissioned work is presented alongside several smaller bronzes and photograph ... more


PROGRAMS & EVENTS

Thur 6 Jun 2019, 7pm:

Power Ball: 21 Club. Tickets available on www.powerball21.com. Come into the shadows for a night of revelry at the 21st edition of Power Ball. Expect low lights and high spirit ... more


Wed 12 Jun 2019, 7pm:

In Conversation. Thomas J. Price with Justine Kohleal. FREE.


Thur 13 Jun 2019, 6pm:

Master Class with Thomas J. Price. Each participant will have 15 minutes to discuss up to 8 images and / or videos of artworks in a facilitated critique with the Summer 2019 exhibiting artists. Open to Artist Members.


Sun 16 Jun 2019, 1pm:

Master Class with Khalil Joreige. Each participant will have 15 minutes to discuss up to 8 images and / or videos of artworks in a facilitated critique with the Summer 2019 exhibiting artists. Open to Artist Members.


Tues 18 Jun 2019, 8:30pm:

Lecture Performance. "Aida, Save Me" by Joana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige, a performative lecture, consisting of film stills, clips and a reading by Joana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige. Aga Khan Museum, 77 Wynford Drive, ... more


Fri 21 Jun 2019, 8pm:

Public summer opening party. FREE. Be amongst the first to experience the works of Joana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige, Mario Pfeifer and Thomas J. Price at our FREE public opening party!


Sat 22 Jun 2019, 1pm:

In Conversation. Mario Pfeifer with Stan Douglas. FREE.


Sun 23 Jun 2019, 1pm:

Master Class with Mario Pfeifer. Each participant will have 15 minutes to discuss up to 8 images and / or videos of artworks in a facilitated critique with the Summer 2019 exhibiting artists. Open to Artist Members.


Every Saturday 3pm | every Thursday 6:30pm:

Power Tours. FREE. Enjoy a guided tour of the exhibitions and engage in dialogue about art and ideas 29 Jun – 31 Aug 2019 (Saturdays at 3pm; Thursdays 6:30pm).


Thur 4 Jul 2019, 7pm:

Town Hall / Open Door. Navigating Public Art. Studio Theatre, Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto. FREE.


Sat 6 Jul 2019, 1pm:

Film Screening. Lebanese Rocket Society. Studio Theatre, Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto. FREE.


Thur 9 Jul 2019, 6pm:

Portfolio Night. Open to Artist Members.


Thur 18 Jul 2019, 7pm:

Film & Panel. Bruce Eves in Polari. Studio Theatre, Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto. FREE.


Thur 1 Aug 2019, 7pm:

Film Screening. Ismyrne. Studio Theatre, Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto. FREE.


Thur 15 Aug 2019, 7pm:

Artist Talk. Liam Maloney. Studio Theatre, Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto. FREE.


Sundays 2pm, 30 Jun, 7, 14, 21, 28 Jul, 11, 18, 25 Aug 2019:

Talks. Sunday Scene. FREE. Speakers from the world of art and beyond offer their responses to the current exhibitions. 30 Jun 2019: Simon M. Benedict on Mario Pfeifer's exhibition. 7 Jul 2019: Marga ... more


The Power Plant is open late Thursdays, until 8pm.


(See Community Courses for info on Power Kids and Power Youth programs – click here).