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Passing of former Board Member

We are saddened to hear of the passing of J.F.W. (Ted) Weatherill (1932 – 2020). Weatherill served on the Board of Directors of Open Studio 1973-1980. You can read his obituary here. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

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Murmuration Exhibition Postponed

All programmed exhibitions have been postponed until September. Artist members participating in Murmuration are encouraged to post via their Instagram beginning April 24, 2020. The physical rendition of the Murmuration exhibition will take place as the final show of 2020 as a way to round off Open Studio’s 50th year, celebrating community and making the most of being […]

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Spring Print Release: Quvianaqtuk Pudlat

Inuit Artist Creative Residency partnership with Kinngait West Baffin Eskimo Cooperative Studios (WBEC) and Dorset Fine Arts (DFA) We are delighted to announce the availability of two screenprints made by Quvianaqtuk Pudlat during his Inuit Artist Creative Residency at Open Studio. The residency was made possible with support from West Baffin Eskimo Cooperative. Read some fantastic coverage of Quvianaqtuk’s […]

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Inuit Artist Creative Residency – Quvianaqtuk Pudlat

Inuit Artist Creative Residency partnership with Kinngait West Baffin Eskimo Cooperative Studios (WBEC) and Dorset Fine Arts (DFA) A Meet and Greet with Pudlat is scheduled for March 12, 2020, 6 – 8pm at Open Studio. Open Studio is excited to announce the re-launch of the Inuit Artist Creative Residency, a two-week residency program that […]

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Tours & Demos

UPDATE: We have been closely monitoring the evolving situation regarding COVID-19 and we have decided to postpone our group tours. We feel that the health and safety of our artists, staff, board, and community is the priority. Following the guidelines of Canada Public Health officials, we are limiting events with large gatherings until further notice. […]

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First Look *Pre-Sale* Micah Lexier: The Oscilloscope Drawings Print Edition Boxset

We are excited to announce a limited time pre-sale for a brand new publishing project with contemporary artist Micah Lexier. The Oscilloscope Drawings is a set of ten photopolymer prints on 11″ x 17″ Japanese Kozuke paper, held in a silkscreen-printed, aluminum portfolio box. The prints feature imagery from a found technical manual, continuing Lexier’s interest in creating new […]

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Local Heroes @ Gladstone Hotel

Open Studio is excited to announce that two artist members, Rachael Dodgson and Penelope Stewart, have been selected to exhibit their work at the Gladstone Hotel. The exhibition Local Heroes will be on display from November 28 to December 29, 2019. For more information, click here.

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Emma Nishimura @ IPCNY Print Gallery

Congratulations to artist Emma Nishimura on her exhibition at IPCNY Print Gallery and this stellar review. If you’re in New York in the coming weeks do check it out! To see Emma’s work closer to home, catch her Feature Wall presentation of brand new photo-etchings Generational Echoes currently on view on our OS Shop wall. CBC also […]

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Open Studio at Earls

Open Studio is excited to announce that it has work featured at Earls on King Street West. Next time you’re in the city drop by for a drink and view the amazing contemporary print work on display! 💙👌 Featuring Open Studio artists: Alex BierkMark BathPamela DoddsPanya Clark EspinalAnnyen LamMathieu Goupil-LemayAstrid HoLiz MenardShogo OkadaAlex ThompsonMeggan Winsley

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Artist Member Wins TD Thor Prize

Congratulations to Artist Member Liz Menard for winning first place in the juried Thor Wealth Management exhibition at Quest Gallery in Midland ON. The exhibition is up until October 24th 2019. Click here for more information about the exhibition.