Thursday, November 27, 2014

Bill Burns Exhibition at Dunlop Art Gallery

Curated by Jennifer Matotek in collaboration with Stuart Reid, Bill Burns' upcoming solo show "Beatrix Ruf Protect Us: A Project About Longing" at the Dunlop Art Gallery brings together a wide range of work from over the years.  The exhibit will include watercolours, bobbleheads of art world celebrities, video works, and sculptures.  Over the next three years the show will tour across Canada along with a publication co-produced by the Dunlop Art Gallery, Rodman Hall Art Center, and YYZ books.  The show will run in Regina from November 28, 2014 - January 18, 2015.  Be sure to attend a talk by Bill Burns at 6pm in the RPL Film Theatre on November 28th, followed by an opening reception at 7pm in the Central Gallery.

Exhibition tours will run this Saturday and Sunday at 2pm in the Central Gallery along with A Goat Milking Performance which can be seen on November 29th, 3pm in the Central Gallery.

Saturday, November 8, 2014

AGO Acquires Work By Adam David Brown

Congratulations to Adam David Brown whose new work, For The Time Being (July 29, 1822) was acquired by the Art Gallery of Ontario for it's permanent collection during the opening night preview of Art Toronto 2014.

NOW Magazine Readers Pick Bill Burns As Toronto's Best Conceptual Artist

Congratulations to Bill Burns who was picked as Toronto's best conceptual artist in NOW Magazine's 2014 Reader's Choice Poll.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

MKG127 at Art Toronto and UNTITLED. Miami

This is the 7th consecutive year that MKG127 is exhibiting at Art Toronto. There is a Special Collector's and Opening Night Preview on Thursday, October 23rd from 4:30 - 10pm, and the fair runs from Friday October 24 until Monday October 27. Art Toronto will once again be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre at 255 Front St. West. Our booth is #908 so please come and say hello.
MKG127 will also be exhibiting at the UNTITLED. Art Fair in Miami Beach from December 3-7. There is an invitation only opening on December 1 followed by a VIP card holders' opening on December 2. Our booth is #D26. Please come by our booth if you're in Miami Beach ! 

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

David R. Harper in Chimera at the Craft Ontario Gallery, the Drake Devonshire, a Fellowship and a Residency

David R. Harper is included in the exhibition Chimera at the Craft Ontario Gallery. The opening reception is on Thursday, October 16 from 6-9pm. This exhibition is curated by Morgan Mavis and continues through November 22.

Harper recently received a fellowship from the Efroymson Family Fund and is currently one of the artists in residence at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts in Omaha, Nebraska. His work is also included in the inaugural exhibition, Memories of Tomorrow at the Drake Devonshire Inn in Prince Edward County. Curated by Mia Nielsen, the exhibition will be on view until February 28, 2015. 

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Risa Horowitz and Monica Tap at Canada House

Congratulations to Risa Horowitz and Monica Tap whose work was recently acquired by the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade to be displayed at Canada House in London, UK.

Monica will be exhibiting new and recent paintings in response to her time in Worpswede, Germany at Gallery Stratford. Monica Tap: Teufelsmoor and other haunts begins on October 12 and runs until January 04, 2015.

The catalogue for Monica's exhibition, the pace of days, recently published by the MacDonald Stewart Gallery at the University of Guelph is available at MKG127.

Friday, October 10, 2014

Instant Coffee Light Bar

Instant Coffee's Light Bar is included in the exhibition LIGHT: Illuminating Science & Art at Science World in Vancouver. The exhibition opens on October 11. More information can be found here.