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Big Changes are Coming to Open Studio!

This summer we have been dreaming big and some BIG changes are coming to Open Studio! We’re building a shop to showcase the endless creations produced by our incredible community of artists. This is a great opportunity to show the public what happens behind the scenes. We’re creating a retail shop, which will act as a window […]

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2018-19 Open Studio Residency Recipients

Open Studio Announces 2018-19 Residency Recipients Open Studio, Canada’s leading printmaking centre, is pleased to announce the 2018-19 Open Studio residency recipients. These residencies have been awarded to artists of merit, selected by a jury of artists and arts professionals. Open Studio’s programs support artists at various stages of their careers and are especially vital […]

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Lotti Thomas: A Life Well Lived Reception

Please join us on Tuesday, July 17th from 6:00pm – 8:00pm to celebrate Lotti​ ​Thomas’​ life and work. The exhibition will be on display from July 17th to July 21st. Lotti Thomas was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and immigrated to Canada in 1964. Lotti graduated from the Ontario College of Art and Design in1980 and from 1982-84 […]

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Great Canadian Giving Challenge!

Donate during the month of June and help Open Studio win $10,000 in the Great Canadian Giving Challenge! This June we’re participating in the Great Canadian Giving Challenge for a chance to win $10,000 and YOU can help us! Every donation you make to Open Studio during the month of June qualifies as an entry […]

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Jeannie Thib Memorial Fund Reception

Please join us on Thursday, May 24th, to help us celebrate Jeannie Thib’s legacy by introducing you to Helena Rakic who is this year’s recipient of the Jeannie Thib Mentorship Residency. Helena worked under the guidance of Luke Painter and Pudy Tong. Helena states the following about her residency: The Jeannie Thib Mentorship Residency has […]

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Members’ Ink 2018 – Tote Bags Now Available!

This year, in conjunction with Members’ Ink, a silent auction in support of Open Studio, we are launching limited edition tote bags featuring specially commissioned artwork by Annyen Lam, AKA Tiny Blades Project. A limited number of bags will be available for purchase prior to the event — $20 each (HST included). Remaining bags will be printed live […]

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Members’ Ink Raffle 2018 – 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 $5,700! 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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Black Friday + Cyber Monday Special Print Sale!

Extended to Monday, November 27 for Online Purchases! 9 days only! Friday November 17 – Saturday, November 25, 2017 receive 15% OFF on select prints online and in-gallery from our Special Print Selection page. This is a rare discount offer! Featuring prints by: AA Bronson, Libby Hague, Suzy Lake, Alex McLeod, Shogo Okada, Sasha Pierce, Daryl […]

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Holiday Discount on Custom Printing and Private Instruction!

Just in time for the holiday season! Receive 15% off of custom printing and private instruction jobs if you book by December 22nd, 2017. Booked projects  must be completed by May 15th, 2018. This offer cannot be combined with other offers or previously booked sessions. If you are interested in booking with us, email us or […]

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Dorian FitzGerald’s Chandelier for George II

This year, at Open Studio, Dorian FitzGerald was commissioned to create a print specially for our annual Artist Proof Sale taking place on November 30th, 2017. Dorian has an eye for detail and a very patient disposition. His practice revolves around creating large intricate paintings, which depict both extravagant settings and decorative items. The term “extra” […]