The Shape of The Middle

May 11, 2018June 9, 2018

Opening Reception

May 11, 20186:30 - 8:30 PM

A Featured Exhibition in the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival. The Shape of the Middle is a response to the specific material parameters at the intersection of printmaking and photography.

Cynthia Dinan-Mitchell

Mood Lighting

March 23, 2018April 21, 2018

Opening Reception

March 23, 20186:30 - 8:30 PM

This new body of work is a continuation of Cynthia Dinan-Mitchell’s surrealist botanical inspiration. The hand-painted screenprints reference the vanitas theme.

Emma Nishimura

The weight of what cannot be remembered

February 15, 2018March 17, 2018

Opening Reception

February 15, 20186:30 - 8:30 PM

Emma Nishimura is a Toronto based artist who uses a diversity of media. Her work addresses ideas of memory and loss that are rooted within family stories and inherited narratives.

Pudy Tong, DT Activity Book 2:14:54, 2017, photo-lithograph on kitakata paper, 12.5" x 21.5".

Pudy Tong

iterations, duplications – Nick Novak Fellowship Exhibition

January 12, 2018February 10, 2018

Artist Talk

6:00 - 7:00 PM

Opening Reception

January 12, 20187:00 - 9:00 PM

Pudy Tong’s print-based art practice draws on elements from journalism as the subject through which our experience of contemporary, media-saturated society is refracted, reinterpreted and re-imagined.

Visiting Artists Residency Exhibition: Sameer Farooq & Lee Henderson

October 20, 2017November 18, 2017

Artist Talk

6:00 - 7:00 PM

Opening Reception

October 20, 20177:00 – 9:00 PM

Each year Open Studio selects four professional artists with or without printmaking experience to create traditional and/or experimental works in the print medium of their choice, working collaboratively with a print media artist.

Visiting Artists Residency Exhibition: Daniel Barrow & Kathleen Ritter

September 15, 2017October 14, 2017

Artist Talk

6:00 - 7:00 PM

Opening Reception

September 15, 20177:00 – 9:00 PM

Each year Open Studio selects four professional artists with or without printmaking experience to create traditional and/or experimental works in the print medium of their choice, working collaboratively with a print media artist.

Gallery Closed

July 17, 2017September 14, 2017

Saimaiyu Akesuk, Qaumajaq (Fly), 2014, stonecut & stencil, paper size: 37.3” x 24.4”, $800.

Saimaiyu Akesuk: Prints 2013-2015 – Curated by Dr. Nancy Campbell

June 16, 2017July 15, 2017

Opening Reception

June 16, 20176:30 - 8:30

The bold, colourful prints of Saimaiyu Akesuk, a recent artist member at the Kinngait Cooperative in Cape Dorset, Nunavut, recall the archetypal work of her Elders, but remain uniquely her own. Curated by Dr. Nancy Campbell.

The Inhabitants of Space

May 12, 2017June 10, 2017

Opening Reception

May 12, 20176:30 - 8:30 PM

A Featured Exhibition in the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, included artists confront the ways in which capture and print technologies have affected how we depict, build, and inhabit spaces and images.

Sirkku Ketola

A Body Called Paula Exhibition and Performance

February 16, 2017March 18, 2017

Opening Reception

February 16, 20176:30 - 8:30 PM

The project A Body Called Paula, by artist Sirkku Ketola, involves a performance that includes a long lasting, manual work of screenprinting that unites hands and technology.