Public art proposals displayed at Beaches Library

After months of ongoing construction at the state-of-the-art TTC Leslie Barns facility, the public was finally given an opportunity to take a peek into the future of the area at the Beaches Library February 24-25. Public art proposals stood on display, showcasing the five semi-finalists who hail from Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver. The public artwork […]

Winter Stations transform Beach waterfront

Beachers and public art lovers couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful weekend for the unveiling of the 2017 Winter Stations design competition winners. Now in its third year, the installation sees designers from Toronto and all over the world transform the eastern beaches lifeguard stands into playful pieces of public art. The exhibition runs […]

Beach Arts Scene

After a five-year break and frequent prodding from fellow artists, Liz Russ has reopened a gallery space to replace her much-missed Gallery 888. Studio 888, a smaller space much farther east than the Leslieville gallery that was named for its street address, opened during the Beaches International Jazz Festival. The new address may have something […]