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Tim Pitsiulak’s Sounding Whale – a Special Auction Item at Members’ Ink 2017

We’re pleased to announce that a very special item will be offered for silent auction at the Members’ Ink event. In addition to the silent auction of over 45 beautiful artworks created by our talented Open Studio members, we will also be silent auctioning the print Sounding Whale by artist Tim Pitsiulak. In May of […]

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Members’ Ink Raffle 2017 – Tickets Now Available!

Each year, in anticipation of our major annual fundraiser, we also hold a raffle draw. In conjunction with Members’ Ink, a silent auction in support of Open Studio, we’re offering prizes worth over $6,700! Tickets are now on sale through the Open Studio office, and will also be available at the event on Thursday, May […]

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Now Accepting Print Submissions – Artist Proof Sale 2016

Open Studio invites print submissions of artist proofs or monoprints (no editioned prints or bookworks please) for the 32nd Annual Artist Proof Sale fundraiser, taking place on December 1, 2016. Artists may submit up to 4 (four) artist proofs or monoprints. Deadline for Submissions: November 14 50% of all sales go to the artist, and […]

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Tim Pitsiulak Brings Talent South to OS

Written by Chris Jones Inuit artist Tim Pitsiulak, above, has been working at Open Studio for the past week-and-a-half with master screen printer Nick Shick and assistant Miles Ingrassia, below, as part of a special artist residency arranged by Dorset Fine Arts in conjunction with Open Studio. All three artists will deliver what promises to […]

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Shogo Okada in Action: Live Screenprint Demonstrations at Editions 2016

Written by Cheryl Kaplan Shogo Okada’s work is a fascinating glimpse into the considerations of an artist born and raised in the 80’s and 90’s in Japan. Raised on both Eastern and Western animation, he manages to establish a connection among contemporary cultures, such as hip-hop and youth culture, with a nod to the histories […]

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Editions 2016 Artwork Preview


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We’re pleased to offer a preview of the artwork that will be available during the  Editions 2016 art draw. Many attendees like to preview the artwork before the event to draw up their shortlist for the event. There is also an on-site preview the night of the event from 6:30-7:30, prior to the start of […]

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Artist Proof Sale: Sara Angelucci Live Demo December 3rd

Written by Pamela Quiroga It’s that time of year again! Open Studio will be launching its 31st annual Artist Proof Sale with an Opening Night Party on December 3, 2015. Held every year, the Opening Night Party represents a unique opportunity to shop hundreds of original prints while celebrating the art of printmaking with friends and […]

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A holiday update from the Open Studio family to yours.

Dear Friends, Thank you for your ongoing friendship and support this year! 2015 has been another wonderful year for Open Studio. Donors, volunteers, artists and staff have worked hard to ensure our doors stay open to create opportunities for artists and a place for printmaking in our community. With each print, an artist leaves a […]

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Moving Image(s)

Written by Amrita Chandra With the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in full swing, everyone in town has movies on the brain. Open Studio had the brilliant idea to capture film fever with their current exhibitions, all 3 of which give a nod to film in their own way. A few detail images of Sandra […]

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Art Toronto 2015

At Art Toronto 2015, Open Studio will present a selection of print-based artwork by twenty artists from the Print Sales Gallery. Curated by Astrid Ho, Open Studio’s Print Sales and Archive Manager, our booth focuses on unconventional uses of printmaking, both in technique and imagery. We will exhibit original prints by artists from across Canada. […]