Celebrating Toronto’s 506 streetcar

Some neighbours along Gerrard Street East are planting the seeds of what organizer Karen Franzen hopes will eventually grow into an annual celebration of the entire length of the 506 streetcar route. The 506 Streetcar Project started as a plan to simply ride the streetcar from end to end, but has progressed to several events […]

Beach Arts Scene

The Toronto Urban Sketchers, a chapter of an international urban sketching group, will hold its first ever exhibition at Areej Art Gallery from Dec. 5 to 19. Founded by Marie-Judith Jean-Louis, the Sketchers have a mission of promoting the artistic, storytelling and educational value of drawing on location. The diverse membership meets regularly to draw […]

Fall studio tour this weekend

The 20th anniversary edition of the Fall Beach Studio Tour is set for the coming weekend, when art lovers will be able to spend a glorious autumn weekend strolling through the heart of the Beach, making stops at a baker’s dozen of home studios. For two decades, local artists have teamed up to organize the […]


Zilberschmuck Art & Jewelry, 910 Kingston Rd., presents Miss Rosie’s Daily Life, by Quebec artist Sonia Beauchesne, running now through Dec. 24. Miss Rosie’s Daily Life captures scenes of every day occurrences in fine metal art. Miss Rosie herself is a beautiful sterling silver pendant, while other ‘places’ such as the grocery store, the beauty […]