Sunday, October 4, 2015

Liss Platt at the Hamilton Film Festival and Shake-n-Make at The Artist's Newsstand

Liss Platt's collective Shake-n-Make will be presenting What's Cookin', a new project for The Artists Newsstand at Chester TTC Station in Toronto. The exhibition opens on October 6th from 5-7pm, and runs until October 12.

Liss' Dark Horse Candidate will be screened at the Hamilton Film Festival, which runs from November 2nd until the 8th. The documentary will be shown on November 4th at the Elaine May Theatre at 9:30pm. 

Friday, October 2, 2015

Bill Burns at the Biennial de Asuncion

Bill Burns has created an impressive new audio work for the Biennial de Asuncion.  The project, Big In Paraguay can be heard over the PA system at Asuncion International AirportBill Burns recently produced the audio piece during his Artist-in-Residence at La Cite Internationale des Arts in Paris.  This is the first year that Asuncion will host an International Contemporary Arts Biennial, taking place from October 1- 31, 2015.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Monica Tap at the Art Gallery of Mississauga

Monica Tap is included in Beyond the Pines, a group exhibition at the Art Gallery of Mississauga. The show opens on September 24 from 7-9pm and continues until January 1st, 2016. For those in Toronto, there is a free bus that leaves from the Gladstone Hotel at 6pm. Beyond the Pines is presented in partnership with the Homer Watson House and Gallery.

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Sara Graham at the Surrey Art Gallery

Sara Graham is one of over twenty artists included in Views from the Southbank III at the Surrey Art Gallery in BC. The exhibition responds to the digital age, and the various ways in which we use it. The show opens on September 19, and runs through December 13.

Friday, September 18, 2015

John Marriott at the Dunlop Art Gallery

John Marriott's solo exhibition at the Dunlop Art Gallery opens tonight, September 18. John will be giving an artist talk at 6pm at the RPL Theatre with the opening reception to follow. Sympathy for the Institution was curated by Blair Fornwald, who will be holding a tour of the exhibition on October 10 at 2pm. The exhibition runs until November 15.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Works by Four MKG127 Artists Included in the Canadian Art Hop Gala Auction Tonight

Remaining Light (After Caravaggio 1593) by David R. Harper (pictured above) is one of four works by MKG127 artists that is on the auction block tonight at the Canadian Art Foundation Gala. Works by Bill Burns, Kristiina Lahde and Laurel Woodcock are also included in the auction.
Gallery Hop Tours are on Saturday, September 26 and Sunday September 27. The Dundas West/Ossington tour that makes a stop at MKG127 meets at G Gallery, 134 Ossington Avenue at 4 PM on Saturday the 26th.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Roula Partheniou's Inventory at University of Waterloo Art Gallery

Roula Partheniou's solo exhibition, Inventory opens at the University of Waterloo Art Gallery on Thursday September 17 from 5-8 PM. The survey exhibition includes works from 2010 - 2015 and is on view in gallery 1 alongside Kelly Mark's exhibition 108 Leyton in Gallery 2. The exhibitions continue until October 31.