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CURRENT EXHIBITS [101]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Rebecca Belmore, Scott Benesiinaabandan, Faye HeavyShield, Qavavau Manumie, Meryl McMaster, Nadia Myre, Jeff Thomas: I:ke - I have motion

A Space Gallery    king west / fashion district
401 Richmond Street West, Suite 110
Toronto, Ontario M5V 3A8, Canada
416.979.9633
http://www.aspacegallery.org
September 23rd - November 1st
added 25 days ago

The works of the seven artists in this exhibition portray individual ideas of motion and movement which, together, become testimony for the tenacity and dynamism of Indigenous cultures today and into the future. In Indigenous languages, verbs encode concepts of motion that include people, tense, location and direction. (Mohawk) explores physical and metaphorical constructs that reveal imagineNATIVE noti...   [more]

Opening: October 24th   5:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Art for a Century: 100 for the 100th

Art Gallery of Hamilton    bloordale village / the junction
123 King Street West
Hamilton, ON L8P 4S8, Canada
905-527-6610
http://www.artgalleryofhamilton.com
March 1st - February 22nd, 2015
added 5 months ago

While the AGH Centennial celebrates the people, spaces and activities that have made the Gallery one of the most dynamic independent art museums in Canada, we should never lose sight of its prized permanent collection, which we hold in trust for the people of Hamilton. As the foundational treasure that propels our enterprise as a museum, the collection ranks among the finest in Canada. What began...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Painting the Landscape in Nineteenth-Century Europe

Art Gallery of Hamilton    bloordale village / the junction
123 King Street West
Hamilton, ON L8P 4S8, Canada
905-527-6610
http://www.artgalleryofhamilton.com
June 7th - October 5th
added 2 months ago

Landscape painting in Europe was reinvented during the course of the nineteenth-century, altered according to shifting definitions of nature in the context of broad social and industrial changes. Modernity brought the advent of the railroads and of tourism into the countryside, of photography, and of such things as the portable colour tube, changing the relation of the artist to nature, and in tur...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Jenn E. Norton: Dredging a Wake

Art Gallery of Hamilton    bloordale village / the junction
123 King Street West
Hamilton, ON L8P 4S8, Canada
905-527-6610
http://www.artgalleryofhamilton.com
June 28th - January 4th, 2015
added 2 months ago

Dredging a Wake activates video art, projections and sculptures in magically interactive ways. Norton’s immersive installation works challenge visual perception, asking viewers to suspend their disbelief via illusionary images that move and reflect in enigmatic ways. Precipice is a round room that visitors can enter to find a virtual office space, a projection of swirling water and swimmer...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd William Blair Bruce: Into The Light: The Paintings of William Blair Bruce (1859-1906)

Art Gallery of Hamilton    bloordale village / the junction
123 King Street West
Hamilton, ON L8P 4S8, Canada
905-527-6610
http://www.artgalleryofhamilton.com
June 28th - October 5th
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On Sunday June 28, 1914, the Art Gallery of Hamilton opened its doors for the very first time to great fanfare and expectation: the featured artist was William Blair Bruce. Born and raised in Hamilton, Bruce had died prematurely in 1906, in Stockholm, at the age of 47. His widow, the Swedish artist Caroline Benedicks, his father, William Bruce Senior and his sister Bell Bruce together offered the Cit...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Natalie Hunter: ReVisions

Art Gallery of Hamilton Design Annex    bloordale village / the junction
118 James Street North
Hamilton, Ontario L8R 2K7
905.667.6620
http://www.artgalleryofhamilton.com/da_e...
September 12th - November 22nd
added 25 days ago

ReVisions is a site-specific collage of photographs that explores images, personal memory and storytelling. The camera, which is normally used to capture images of the outside world, is used as an apparatus for reflection on fragmented memories of people, places, and materials. Personal childhood narratives from growing up on the outskirts Hamilton are investigated through the ephemeral nature of...   [more]

Opening: September 12th   11:00 AM - 6:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd The Sahmat Collective: Art and Activism in India since 1989

Art Gallery of Mississauga    other
300 City Centre Drive
Mississauga, Ontario L5B 3C1, Canada
905-896-5088
http://artgalleryofmississauga.com/index...
July 24th - October 19th
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Sahmat has been at the heart of what co-curator Ram Rahman likens to "India's culture wars." Animated by the urgent belief that art can propel change and that culture can reach across boundaries, Sahmat has created space for an expansive group of artists and collaborators to present powerful works of art that defend freedom of expression and battle intolerance within India's often divisive politi...   [more]

Opening: July 24th   10:00 AM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Look Again: When European Masterpieces Visited Toronto in the 1950s

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 23rd, 2013 - April 25th, 2015
added over 1 year ago

“I think that the effect of the mammoth shows like the Vienna Treasures was to raise the level of consciousness of the Toronto public. These shows resulted in a definite surge of interest not only in the Old Masters and European art but also in contemporary art.” —Dr. William S.A. Dale, former AGT Curator, reminiscing in 2012 about the Art Gallery of Toronto in the 1950s In the...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Just Like Me: Explore, Imagine, Create

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 21st, 2013 - December 8th
added 9 months ago

On December 21, come visit the AGO for the opening of The Kids’ Gallery, a space created especially for children and you. Together you can experience art first-hand, learn and have fun. In this first exhibition of paintings and sculptures, you’ll encounter children from faraway times and places. Some are outside and some are at home, spending time with their family, friends and pets. Has...   [more]

Opening: April 12th   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Art as Therapy

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
May 3rd - April 26th, 2015
added about 1 month ago

In a spirit of experimentation, the Gallery has embarked on a collaborative project with British philosopher Alain de Botton and philosopher and art theorist John Armstrong to bring to life their recent publication, Art as Therapy. In this already bestselling book, the authors pose questions that lie at the heart of art museums and their future well-being: How can art address issues that engage us all...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Manasie Akpaliapik: Solo Exhibition

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
June 14th - June 14th, 2015
added 11 days ago

Manasie Akpaliapik was born in 1955 in a hunting camp near Ikpiarjuk (Arctic Bay), Nunavut, on north Baffin Island. He spent his youth in Arctic Bay, relocated to Montreal, then settled in Toronto where he created all of these carvings. Now based in Ottawa and Montreal, Manasie is known for his animated and ambitious sculptures that sympathetically utilize the unique material and structure of bone,...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Norval Morrisseau, Bonnie Devine, Robert Houle, Keesic Douglas, Michael Belmore, Daphne Odjig: Before and after the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes

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
July 26th - November 25th
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For more than 12,000 years, the Great Lakes region has produced a distinct culture of Anishinaabe artists and storytellers. The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) celebrates those artists and stories this summer with Before and after the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes, featuring artworks by leading modern and contemporary artists -- including Norval Morrisseau, Bonnie Devine, Robert Houle, K...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Alex Colville: Solo Exhibition

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 23rd - January 4th, 2015
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More than 100 works by Canadian icon Alex Colville (1920-2013) will be presented at the Art Gallery of Ontario starting in summer 2014, marking the largest exhibition of the late artist’s work to date. Curated by Andrew Hunter, the AGO’s curator of Canadian art, the exhibition will honour Colville’s legacy and explore the continuing impact of his work from the perspectives of severa...   [more]

Opening: August 23rd   10:00 AM - 5:30 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd David Hartt, Elad Lassry, Nandipha Mntambo, Lisa Oppenheim: AIMIA | AGO Photography Prize 2014 Exhibition

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 3rd - January 4th, 2015
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The four international finalists for the 2014 Aimia | AGO Photography Prize are David Hartt, Elad Lassry, Nandipha Mntambo and Lisa Oppenheim. The artists all engage with broad historical and cultural forces, such as colonialism, urban planning, advertising, and war. They each approach the history of image-making in distinct ways, using photographs, video, film and even sculptural elements to rec...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Group Show: Is Toronto Burning? 1977 | 1978 | 1979 Three Years in the Making (and Unmaking) of the Toronto Art Scene

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/
September 17th - December 7th
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The late 1970s was a key period when the Toronto art scene was in formation and destruction—downtown, that is. In 1977, Toronto thought itself the country’s most important art centre, but history has shown that the nascent downtown art community, not the established uptown scene of commercial galleries, was where it was happening. Conflicts within the newly instituted artist-run system we...   [more]

Opening: September 17th   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Ray Mead: Solo Exhibition

Barbara Edwards Contemporary    the annex
1069 Bathurst Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 3G8, Canada
647 348 5110
http://www.barbaraedwardscontemporary.co...
September 19th - November 1st
added about 1 month ago

Barbara Edwards Contemporary, Toronto is pleased to present the works of Canadian abstractionist, Ray Mead (1921-1998). A prominent member of Painters 11, Mead's work is recognized in particular for its bold, pure color and strong gestures. This exhibition features a selection of canvases and works on paper from the 1980s and 90s, most of which have never been shown in Toronto before. Born in...   [more]

Opening: September 19th   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM



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