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Announcing the 2019 Open Studio Print Award Winner: Libby Hague

Congratulations to Libby Hague who is the recipient of the 2019 Open Studio Print Award. The award was juried from submissions to this year’s Member’s Ink silent auction, with Libby’s woodcut collage Every Heart can grow Bigger (pictured above) crowned the overall winner. We thank all participating artists in this year’s Members’ Ink 2019. Libby […]


Sadko Hadzihasanovic and Libby Hague

Over the Horizon

September 10, 2021October 23, 2021

'Over the Horizon', features artwork by Sadko Hadzihasanovic and Libby Hague, bringing together two different approaches to large-scale printmaking while exploring themes of storytelling and collectivity, violence and peace.


An Open Studio group exhibition celebrating 50 years


November 20, 2020March 6, 2021

'Murmuration' brings together a community of Open Studio Artist Members to create a unique, interconnected print media project.


Yael Brotman and Libby Hague

Pink city, Green branches revisited

October 16, 2020November 14, 2020

'Pink city, Green branches revisited' is a collaborative reimagining of the installation created for Impact 10 in Santander, Spain, 2018, by artists Yael Brotman and Libby Hague. 



October 7, 2020

A Virtual Golden Anniversary Auction, October 7 - 19

Celebrating 50yrs in 2020!

Celebrating 50yrs in 2020!

Few Toronto art institutions have survived and thrived for as long as Open Studio. In 2020, Canada’s leading contemporary Artist-Run Centre celebrates 50 years and its legacy of excellence and innovation in the world of contemporary printmaking. To mark a half-century, Open Studio has programmed a full year of exhibitions and projects that look to […]


Members’ Ink 2019

May 3, 2019May 9, 2019

Opening Reception

May 9, 20196:00 – 9:00 PM

Members’ Ink is a silent auction in support of Open Studio’s programming, including exhibitions, education, and professional development and studio access for artists.


Print Matters at First Canadian Place

November 21, 2018

'Print Matters' in a group exhibition taking place at First Canadian Place. The exhibition features a selection of Open Studio artist members and visiting artists.

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Capital One Exhibition: Abstract Women Artists from Open Studio

  Open Studio is excited to present a group exhibition curated by Tracey Capes at Capital One Bank and Astrid Ho, from Open Studio. The exhibition is fittingly titled: Abstract Women Artists from Open Studio and features work by the following 15 women artists from Open Studio’s consignment collection: 1. Yael Brotman 2. Laura Bydlowska 3. […]


Libby Hague

Your story and mine: very short poems with woodcuts

February 15, 2018March 17, 2018

Opening Reception

February 15, 20186:30 - 8:30 PM

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.