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The Laxgiik Convocation Robe

On display in the Open Studio Shop, Feature WallFebruary 15 – March 16, 2019 The Laxgiik Convocation Robe is an immersive installation, performance, and print of an original design based on Northwest coast Indigenous Chilkat blankets. The blanket refers to the potlatch, a gift-giving feast practiced by Indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast. On some occasions of the […]

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Being Japanese Canadian opens at the ROM, featuring Artist Member Emma Nishimura

Detail of An Archive of Rememory by Emma Nishimura, photo-etching on flax and abaca, 2016 to present. Photo credit: Emma Nishimura. Congratulations to Artist Member Emma Nishimura on being featured in Being Japanese Canadian: reflections on a broken world, which opens at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) February 2nd and runs until August 5th, 2019. To view more print work by Emma Nishimura […]

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Emma Nishimura becomes Chair of Photography, Printmaking and Publications, within the Faculty of Art at OCAD University

Open Studio wishes to congratulate Artist Member, Emma Nishimura, on becoming the Chair of Photography, Printmaking and Publications, within the Faculty of Art at OCAD University! To view more print work by Emma Nishimura please visit the Open Studio online store by clicking the button below.

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Agata Derda wins the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant

Agata Derda wins the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant.

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Emma Nishimura wins Queen Sonja Print Award

Open Studio wishes to congratulate Artist Member, Emma Nishimura, on winning the 2018 Queen Sonja Print Award. More information about the award here. You can view Emma’s print work available through the Open Studio print sales program here.

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Print Subscription Program

$100 for an original work of art valued at $450! Subscription featured artist: Jaime Angelopoulos Subscription sign-up closes: Thursday, November 29, 11:59PM EST. Each subscription costs $100 for an 10″ x 8″ letterpress print. Our first print will be created by Jaime Angelopoulos who completed a 2017-18 Open Studio Visiting Artist residency. The subscription deadline will take […]

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Now Accepting Print Submissions – Artist Proof Sale 2018

ARTIST PROOF SALE CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Open Studio invites submissions of artist proofs or monoprints to the 34th annual Artist Proof Sale fundraiser, which is taking place on Thursday, November 29, 2018. All prints and submission forms must be received no later than 5:00pm EST on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. This year we are asking artists […]

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The Open Studio Shop

The Open Studio Shop is the perfect space for us to showcase the endless creations produced by our incredible community of artists. It’s the ideal opportunity to show the public what happens behind the scenes in our vibrant printmaking studio.

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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. […]

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Join us in welcoming our new staff!

Rebecca Travis Sales & Archives Manager Rebecca Travis is a Writer, Editor, and Curator, originally from the UK and based in Toronto since 2014. She has a degree in Fine Art from the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne and has worked in public and commercial galleries since 2010. Rebecca is passionate about generating conversations around contemporary […]