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CURRENT EXHIBITS [118]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Daniel Hutchinson: WHEN THE LIGHTHOUSE IS DARK BETWEEN FLASHES

Angell Gallery    queen west
12 Ossington Avenue
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2Y7, Canada
416-530-0444
http://www.angellgallery.com
August 22nd - September 27th
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ANGELL GALLERY is pleased to present DANIEL HUTCHINSON: WHEN THE LIGHTHOUSE IS DARK BETWEEN FLASHES, new paintings by this acclaimed Canadian abstractionist. The exhibition is in the West Gallery and Project Room from August 22 to September 27, 2014. Daniel Hutchinson is fast becoming one of Canada's most esteemed abstract painters. In this exhibition Hutchison pushes his signature form - near-black monochr...   [more]

Opening: August 22nd   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Rafael Ochoa: OVERWROUGHT

Angell Gallery    queen west
12 Ossington Avenue
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2Y7, Canada
416-530-0444
http://www.angellgallery.com
August 22nd - September 27th
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Concurrently in the East Gallery we are pleased to present RAFAEL OCHOA: OVERWROUGHT, a series of new digital paintings. The exhibition is on in the east gallery from August 22 to September 27, 2014. An opening reception will be held on August 22, 6 to 9 PM. While Rafael Ochoa's digital paintings may broadly be categorized as Post-Internet art, they occupy a distinctive territory within thi...   [more]

Opening: August 22nd   6:00 PM - 9:00 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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“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 Chester Brown, Louis Riel: Joint 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
October 12th, 2013 - September 28th
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For more than two decades, Chester Brown has been one of Canada's leading cartoonists. His innovative and influential Louis Riel: A Comic-Strip Biography, which expanded the audience for Canadian cartooning, celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2013. A selection of original drawings from the publication is now on view at the AGO. The works feature the Manitoba politician and Métis leader Louis...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd What’s So Funny? Recent Acquisitions of Humorous Art

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 - September 28th
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In 1976 the Trier-Fodor Foundation gave the Art Gallery of Ontario more than 1100 works by the humorist and illustrator Walter Trier. The gift was accompanied by an endowment to support the acquisition and exhibition of humorous, satirical and illustrative graphic art. More than 500 prints and drawings, representing highlights in the history of caricature, have been purchased with this fund. This...   [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
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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 Matthew Barney: DRAWING RESTRAINT

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 31st - September 28th
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American artist Matthew Barney is renowned internationally for his provocative and richly visual sequences of sculpture, video, and performance. Elaborate and inscrutable, projects such as the CREMASTER Cycle (1994-2002) - a series of five feature-length films - weave mythological storylines, art-historical references, and abject symbolism through questions of artistic production. DRAWING RESTRAI...   [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
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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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