The Photography Show at Gerrard Art Space

There is still time to look through the lens of several local photographers, with The Photography Show, on through June 4 at Gerrard Art Space. This year’s show features work from Anne Kerekes, Christine Juric, Ravi Persaud, Brian Deignan, Greg James Thomson, David Van Poppel, Olga Philip, Sandra O’Leary, Alex Velderman and Joanne Filletti. The […]

First Solo Show at Gerrard Art Space

There is still time to check out Dana Green’s First Solo Show, on until March 13 at Gerrard Art Space, 1475 Gerrard St. E. Green’s body of work uses various forms of media and draws on her fascination with “uncovering and understanding the essence of all living things.” Her surreal paintings and sculptures contain hints […]

The Drawing Show comes to the Gerrard Art Space

Gerrard Art Space hosts The Drawing Show from January 11 through January 29, with an opening reception Saturday, Jan. 14 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. While drawings and sketches will adorn the walls throughout the month, the member-driven, multi-disciplinary space will also play stage to several musical and dramatic events. On Friday, Jan. 13 […]

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Areej Art Gallery, on Danforth Avenue east of Main Street, is celebrating its one year anniversary, and there’s still time to stop by and check out the latest exhibition, on until March 26. Coming Together includes a baker’s dozen of artists with origins from across Africa and the Arab world. Their varied styles and levels […]

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A downtown photographer is banking on an East End food institution being the perfect pairing with his food photography. Jack Gilbert, a business lawyer by trade, will be showing his photographs in an ongoing exhibition at The Tulip Restaurant at 1606 Queen St. E. While Gilbert worked in the law field for many of his […]

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Local illustrator and artist Tak Bui will be included in the Museum of the Street: 50 Years of Toronto Illustration exhibit at the John B. Aird Gallery downtown. Bui has been a professional illustrator since the 1970s, working first for Maclean’s, then expanding to Canadian Business, The Financial Post, and daily papers such as the […]

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Several holiday shows continue at East End galleries. We Are All Precious Snowflakes runs at Yellow House Gallery until Jan. 9, though the gallery will close from Dec. 23 to Jan. 2. The show gathers 160 small works at $200 or less, drawn from more than 45 local and Toronto artists. Yellow House is at […]

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Debbie Wong’s Urban Landscapes show is on now until Nov. 29 at Gerrard Art Space. Wong’s mixed media works are abstracted expressions of the city’s straight lines, corners, and asphalt, the intentional opposite of nature landscapes. Her work represents the concrete jungle, using geometric shapes, angular lines, and found objects. Wong’s career path has come […]

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Jacquie Gillespie’s paintings will hang at Gerrard Art Space for the next three weeks. From Oct. 21 to Nov. 8, Prairie Landscapes will feature Gillespie’s work, which she describes as impressionist Canadiana. Originally from small-town Manitoba, her work celebrates the landscapes of her formative years. Gillespie travelled western Canada for several years after working for […]

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The Tribute Show runs from Oct. 15 to 31 at Yellow House Gallery, 921 Kingston Rd. The annual exhibition is presented by the OCAD Alumni Association, and features a select group of graduates from the school’s various incarnations over the years: the Ontario College of Art, OCAD, and OCAD University. Participating artists are Maggie Broda, […]