Paint fight!

Armed with white shirts, goggles, and 500 gallons of paint, dozens of kids and adults met May 10 for a paint battle hosted by the Art of the Danforth festival. Festival producer Cindy Rozeboom said the diluted tempura paints wash out fairly easily, but she’s been impressed how long people wear their colours. “At the […]

Art festival questions value of art

Art of the Danforth, the biennial celebration of art on East Danforth, is back for its third instalment. Founder and East End Arts managing director Cindy Rozeboom and AoD director Asad Raza may appear excited about this edition of the relatively new festival, but the whole reason this year’s AoD is happening is not excitement, […]

Beach Arts Scene

Four Beach artists – Marlene Pape, Anna Clarey, Patrice Carmichael and Sharon Barr – are holding a group exhibit, along with London artist Donna Andreychuk, at Arta Gallery in the Distillery District. Beyond the Pale runs from Oct. 8 to 22. Barr’s art style draws on nature and the human spirit, and she attempts to […]

News in Brief

A free safe driving presentation for seniors will be held at Community Centre 55, 97 Main St., on Monday, Jan. 23 from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. ‘You and the Road – Seniors Driving Safely & Pedestrian Safety’ will be led by Bob Annan, a retired 38-year veteran of the police service’s Hit and Run […]