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Over the Horizon

Main Gallery Exhibition: Libby Hague, 'Simple Gifts' (detail), woodblock prints, ‘Over the Horizon’, 2021.

As part of Open Studio’s 50th-anniversary programming in 2020 we put forward a call to our artist membership for print projects that pushed the possibilities of size in printmaking. The result is a duo exhibition, Over the Horizon, featuring artwork by Sadko Hadžihasanović and Libby Hague, which brings together two different approaches to large-scale printmaking,…

Murmuration

Installation shot of 'Murmuration', an Open Studio group exhibition celebrating 50 years. Please see image list for artwork details.

An image list is available here. “In these times of enforced isolation how can we remember and reinforce the benefit of being together? Community should not always be considered valuable on the basis of pure numbers. Surely the power is in how our numbers increase the possibilities of cooperation?  A friend of mine once spoke…

Pink city, Green branches revisited

Project Space: Yael Brotman and Libby Hague, 'Pink city, Green branches revisited', 2020.

As for me, I know nothing else but miracle,Whether I walk the streets of Manhattan,Or dart my sight over the roofs of houses toward the sky,Or stand under the trees in the woods.– Walt Whitman Life does not and cannot stand still. Its beauty rests in impermanence. We look at nature and the human imagination,…

Print Matters at First Canadian Place

November 19, 2018 – January 25, 2019 Opening Reception: Wednesday, November 21, 5:00 – 7:00pm FCP Gallery, First Canadian Place 100 King Street West, Street level, Toronto   ON Please join us at FCP Gallery on Wednesday, November 21 to celebrate the opening of PRINT MATTERS: Contemporary Printmaking from Open Studio. Printmaking is incredibly diverse and encompasses many…

Your story and mine: very short poems with woodcuts

Libby Hague, Insomnia, 2017, woodcut type, woodcut, copper, acrylic on paper, 21” x 16.5”.

Very short “poems” are printed in wood type and accompanied by abstract or figurative woodcuts. Throughout her life, artist Libby Hague (RCA, BFA Honors, Concordia University) has loved to read (and being read to) as much as she has loved making things. As a child, Hague had a large, green, illustrated volume of The Golden…

Members’ Ink 2017

Members' Ink - A Silent Auction in Support of Open Studio

Free Admission! Members’ Ink is a silent auction of original fine art prints—including etching, lithography, relief, and screenprints—by Open Studio artist members. 50% of the hammer price goes to the artists, and 50% supports Open Studio’s programming, including exhibitions, education, residencies, and professional development opportunities for artists. Featuring over 45 artists, the work available in…

Selected Work from the Print Sales Gallery

Open Studio’s Print Sales Gallery represents original fine art prints by over 150 artists, offering collectible works by contemporary Canadian artists. This exhibition will feature a selection of framed prints from the Print Sales Gallery with work by Mary Baranowski-Lowden, Janice Carbert, Libby Hague, Christine Koch, Lorna Livey and Luke Painter. Also in the Print…

Screen Play: Print and the Moving Image

Timed to correspond with TIFF, Screen Play: Print and the Moving Image is a group exhibition of artists whose practices incorporate print-based animation techniques, filmic themes and sensibilities, and moving images. From experimental video, to cut paper and stop-motion animations, this exhibition highlights the ways in which contemporary artists are expanding the boundaries of print,…

The Open Studio Sessions: Celebrating 45 years

The Open Studio Sessions: Celebrating 45 years Group Exhibition July 30 – August 15, 2015 Opening reception: Thursday, July 30, 2015, 6:00 – 9:00 pm Remarks at 7:00 pm in the Open Studio Gallery 45th Anniversary Party in the studio to follow reception Established in 1970 as a small storefront studio on Queen Street West,…

On Your Marks: Group Exhibition

In celebration of sport, On Your Marks… is a group exhibition that features artwork by 15 artists whose work depicts a variety of sporting goods and accessories used in athletic pursuits. The athletes’ equipment can enhance their strengths and weaknesses, marking them as winners or losers. Representing a wide spectrum of sporting events, this exhibition celebrates the art…

O.W.N. (Object Work Notation)

Curated by Richard Sewell Featuring: Yael Brotman, Laura Bydlowska, Pamela Dodds, Elizabeth Forrest, Libby Hague, Isabelle Hémard, Jae Lee, Liz Menard, Liz Parkinson, Irina Schestakowich and Penelope Stewart. O.W.N. is a visual occurrence of 33 located objects by 11 Open Studio members, curated by Richard Sewell, one of the co-founders of Open Studio. O.W.N. as occurrence is evolved…

40 Years, 40 Prints, 40 Printmakers: Open Studio Members’ 40th Anniversary Exhibition

40 Years, 40 Prints, 40 Printmakers Open Studio Members’ 40th Anniversary Exhibition September 16 – October 30, 2010 From September 16 – Ocotber 30, 2010, Open Studio’s George Gilmour Members’ Gallery and Print Sales Galleryfeatured 40 Years, 40 Prints, 40 Printmakers, in celebration of Open Studio’s 40th anniversary. This comprehensive exhibition highlights the extraordinary range…