Your story and mine: very short poems with woodcuts
February 15, 2018 – March 17, 2018
Libby Hague’s work examines humane and complex social relationships in our precarious and interconnected world. Very short “poems” are printed in wood type and accompanied by abstract or figurative woodcuts.
Designing with Printed Art
January 12, 2018 – February 10, 2018
Open Studio invites Kate Zeidler, one of Canada’s leading interior designers, to curate a group exhibition of prints by Shogo Okada, Liz Parkinson and Tammy Ratcliff, focusing on how art is used in interior spaces.
Group Exhibition: Monochrome
October 20, 2017 – November 18, 2017
The artists in this group exhibition—Laine Groeneweg, Alex Thompson and Laura Widmer—create monochromatic works to
define the space that their subjects inhabit, creating dramatic effects that pull the viewer into their work.
Group Exhibition: Playful Tangents – Curated by Kelly Manikoth
September 15, 2017 – October 14, 2017
Playful Tangents is a group exhibition featuring new works by artists who previously worked at Open Studio under the auspices of the Visiting Artist Residencies: Suzanne Nacha (2008 – 09), Endi Poskovic (2008 – 09), and Suzie Smith (2012 – 13).
June 16, 2017 – July 28, 2017
Walter Procska’s prints are filled with shapes that are strongly mathematical. Many of his lines fight to be straight, to find the shortest distance between two points.
Field Notes: Group Exhibition
May 12, 2017 – June 10, 2017
Prints by three artists who employ digital media as either a primary process or as a component in their work.
February 16, 2017 – March 18, 2017
This exhibition features new work by Christine Koch, a printmaker and painter based in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Design in Printmaking
January 13, 2017 – February 11, 2017
This group exhibition features original prints by Canadian artists whose work has a design aesthetic.
Group Exhibition: Cut. Woven. Folded.
March 24, 2017 – April 22, 2017
A group exhibition featuring artists who print on paper and go beyond traditional printmaking techniques, transforming their work through different processes such as paper cutting, folding and weaving.
The Fall of the River Don
October 21, 2016 – November 19, 2016
Liz Menard is a printmaker, book artist and arts educator living in Toronto. Her work explores boundaries where the Don River and our city, Toronto, converge.