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CURRENT EXHIBITS [126]


selected dates: 2/15/13-2/15/13 [clear]

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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Laughing at the Art World

Art Gallery of Ontario    chinatown / kensington market / the grange
317 Dundas Street
West Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4 , Canada
Toll free: 1-877-225-4246
http://www.ago.net/home
August 1st, 2012 - March 31st, 2013
added about 2 years ago

Since the 1700s artists and the world they inhabit have been fair game for humorists. Gallery goers, art collectors, critics and curators – none have escaped the wicked pens and etching needles of clever cartoonists. Among the targets of ridicule are unruly, delusional painters, arrogant connoisseurs and art dealers, and elitist museums and arts organizations. By poking fun at art and artists these...   [more]

Opening: September 20th, 2012   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Evan Penny: Re Figured

Art Gallery of Ontario    chinatown / kensington market / the grange
317 Dundas Street
West Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4 , Canada
Toll free: 1-877-225-4246
http://www.ago.net/home
September 20th, 2012 - February 20th, 2013
added about 2 years ago

The AGO is pleased to present this large-scale survey exhibition devoted to the Canadian sculptor Evan Penny. The exhibition will include over 30 works including larger-than-life sculptures, photographs and an exhibition film about the artist's work providing an overview of the artist's production over the past decade. Evan Penny has advanced hyper realistic sculpture, founded by Duane Hanson in...   [more]

Opening: September 20th, 2012   10:00 AM - 5:30 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Josef Sudek: The Legacy of a Deeper Vision

Art Gallery of Ontario    chinatown / kensington market / the grange
317 Dundas Street
West Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4 , Canada
Toll free: 1-877-225-4246
http://www.ago.net/home
October 3rd, 2012 - April 7th, 2013
added about 2 years ago

Czech photographer Josef Sudek is regarded as one of the legendary photographers of the twentieth century with a career that stretched over sixty years. His increasingly contemplative photographs transformed ordinary subjects by uniting his external observations with deeply felt sensibilities, creating a unique world of his own. More than 175 photographs in this exhibition have been selected from Art Gall...   [more]

Opening: October 3rd, 2012   10:00 AM - 8:30 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Mark Titchner: TORONTO NOW: PLEASE BELIEVE THESE DAYS WILL PASS

Art Gallery of Ontario    chinatown / kensington market / the grange
317 Dundas Street
West Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4 , Canada
Toll free: 1-877-225-4246
http://www.ago.net/home
November 3rd, 2012 - April 21st, 2013
added almost 2 years ago

British artist Mark Titchner’s language-based wall paintings and banners demonstrate how text and bold statements can be used to inspire people, communicate to the masses and bring together communities. His work often confronts the viewer with a proposition for a type of modern-day revolution. As the AGO’s international artist-in-residence this fall, Mark Titchner has been involved with a number of initiat...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd SHIFT: Highlights of Modernism from the AGO Collection

Art Gallery of Ontario    chinatown / kensington market / the grange
317 Dundas Street
West Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4 , Canada
Toll free: 1-877-225-4246
http://www.ago.net/home
December 1st, 2012 - July 6th
added almost 2 years ago

This exhibition features modern masterworks from 1909 until 1971. It was a period of great change in the world: the rapid rise of the car, the Great Depression’s economic turmoil, the devastation of two world wars, the advance of television and computers, the civil rights movement. Living the seismic shifts that surrounded them, the artists in this exhibition experimented with unique ways of seeing and...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Stanley Spencer: Drawings: Recent Gifts in Context

Art Gallery of Ontario    chinatown / kensington market / the grange
317 Dundas Street
West Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4 , Canada
Toll free: 1-877-225-4246
http://www.ago.net/home
December 15th, 2012 - September 15th, 2013
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Drawing played an essential role in the art of British, figurative painter Stanley Spencer. From 1908 to 1912 he studied drawing almost exclusively at the prestigious Slade School of Art in London. Through his skill and proficiency as a draughtsman Spencer transformed his eccentric and visionary imaginings into reality. The AGO has a collection of almost 200 works on paper by Stanley Spencer and is...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Richard Hamilton: Cut, Paste, Print

Art Gallery of Ontario    chinatown / kensington market / the grange
317 Dundas Street
West Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4 , Canada
Toll free: 1-877-225-4246
http://www.ago.net/home
January 26th, 2013 - June 9th, 2013
added over 1 year ago

Richard Hamilton (1922–2011) was a leading proponent of Pop art in Britain. In the 1950s, he became fascinated with the impact of mass media and popular culture on contemporary life. Newspapers, magazines and advertisements became the source of his ironic images, and were the inspiration for his art-making techniques. Hamilton was a committed printmaker who embraced new technologies, often combining cu...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd RichardHamilton: Cut, Paste, Print

Art Gallery of Ontario    chinatown / kensington market / the grange
317 Dundas Street
West Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4 , Canada
Toll free: 1-877-225-4246
http://www.ago.net/home
January 26th, 2013 - October 31st, 2013
added over 1 year ago

Richard Hamilton (1922–2011) was a leading proponent of Pop art in Britain. In the 1950s, he became fascinated with the impact of mass media and popular culture on contemporary life. Newspapers, magazines and advertisements became the source of his ironic images, and were the inspiration for his art-making techniques. Hamilton was a committed printmaker who embraced new technologies, often combini...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Patti Smith: Camera Solo

Art Gallery of Ontario    chinatown / kensington market / the grange
317 Dundas Street
West Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4 , Canada
Toll free: 1-877-225-4246
http://www.ago.net/home
February 9th, 2013 - May 19th, 2013
added almost 2 years ago

This winter the AGO offers a glimpse into the world of legendary musician and artist Patti Smith through an intimate exhibition featuring photographs, personal objects, and a short film. Patti Smith: Camera Solo provides a rare opportunity to experience a different side of this rock icon – best known for her profound influence on the nascent punk rock scene in the late 1970s and 80s – through her...   [more]

Opening: February 9th, 2013   10:00 AM - 5:30 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Deanna Bowen: Invisible Empires

Art Gallery of York University (AGYU)    bloordale village / the junction
Accolade East Building, York University, 4700 Keele St.
Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3 , Canada
+416.736.5169
http://www.yorku.ca/agyu/
January 16th, 2013 - March 17th, 2013
added almost 2 years ago

I had crossed the line, I was free but there was no one to welcome me to the land of freedom. I was a stranger in a strange land. – Harriet Tubman Deanna Bowen: Invisible Empires is a bold exhibition that presents a view on the Ku Klux Klan both during the American Civil Rights Movement era and its century-long history in Canada. Yes, in Canada. This radical new project stems from Toronto artist Dea...   [more]

Opening: January 16th, 2013   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Hazel Meyer: No Theory No Cry

Art Metropole    dundas west
1490 Dundas Street West
Toronto, Ontario ON M6K , Canada
(416) 703-4400
http://www.artmetropole.com/
January 30th, 2013 - February 23rd, 2013
added over 1 year ago

Working with the form of the suffrage and union banner—a graphic combination of image, text, scale and urgency—the exhibition No Theory No Cry presents an account of how the emotional mind engages the critical. Large felt banners adorned with hand-cut text and transposed doodles are displayed suspended in front of looping and folding intestine- and brain-patterned wall drawings. A publication called A...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Carrie Chisholm, Janice Colbert, Stewart Jones, Pamela Rosales, Paul Robert Turner, Erin Vincent, Scott Waters: JETSET To Miami and back...

AWOL Gallery and Studios    queen west
76/78 Ossington Ave.
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2Y7, Canada
416.535.5637
http://www.awolgallery.com/
February 14th, 2013 - February 24th, 2013
added over 1 year ago

Opening: February 15th, 2013   7:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Robert Marchessault: OCEAN PALMS

Bau-Xi Gallery - Toronto    chinatown / kensington market / the grange
340 Dundas St.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
416-977-0600
http://www.bau-xi.com
February 9th, 2013 - February 23rd, 2013
added over 1 year ago

Marchessault is a well-established Canadian painter with an extensive exhibition history. His newest series of work on panel evolves out of his continued interest in the contemporary, sublime landscape.  Marchessault states: "My painting can be seen as an inquiry which ultimately seeks to reveal how painted images act as a metaphor for who or what I am. The landscape paintings, which I have been ma...   [more]

Opening: February 9th, 2013   2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Virgina Mak: OF ONE'S OWN

Bau-Xi Photo    chinatown / kensington market / the grange
324 Dundas Street, West
Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G5 , Canada
416 977 0400
http://www.bau-xiphoto.com
February 9th, 2013 - February 23rd, 2013
added over 1 year ago

Virginia Mak is known for her use of soft focus and Vermeer-like light values. The new series Of One’s Own consists of interior portraits in which a woman is engaged in a quiet act of solitude. Pensive moments are presented as a part of a recurring process for a woman who creates or excels in her art. A selection of pieces from the Hidden Nature series will also be exhibited. In this series, individua...   [more]

Opening: February 9th, 2013   2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Nickolas Muray: NICKOLAS MURAY - PHOTOGRAPHS OF FRIDA KAHLO

Beckett Fine Art Limited    yorkville
212-33 Hazelton Avenue
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2E3, Canada
416- 922-5582
http://www.beckettfineart.com/
February 14th, 2013 - May 12th, 2013
added over 1 year ago

Representing Photographs by Nickolas Muray, With Special Thanks to The Nickolas Muray Photo Archives. Nickolas Muray and Frida Kahlo were at the height of their on-again, off-again, ten-year relationship when these pictures were taken. Their affair had started in 1931, after Muray was divorced from his second wife, and shortly after Kahlo's marriage to Mexican artist/muralist Diego Rivera. It outlived M...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Mitch Robertson: MITCH ROBERTSON

Birch Contemporary    queen west
129 Tecumseth Street
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2H2 , Canada
416-365-3003
http://www.birchcontemporary.com/
January 26th, 2013 - March 3rd, 2013
added over 1 year ago

Opening: January 26th, 2013   2:00 PM - 5:00 PM



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