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Print London: TOMPE2020

This year, Print London‘s edition of The Ontario Miniature Print Exhibition (TOMPE2020) is taking the form of a physical exhibition that will also include several virtual elements. The exhibition runs July 29 to August 15. The virtual opening reception is taking place on Wednesday, August 5 at 7:00pm. For more information, please visit: http://printlondon.ca/. We extend […]

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Piece Together

We are excited to be a part of ‘Piece Together’, a non-for-profit project created in response to the struggles that many businesses are facing as a result off COVID-19. 🧩 A collaboration between Flash Reproductions and Frontier (https://www.flashreproductions.com/ and https://frontier.is/). ‘Piece Together’ is an attempt to help businesses and artists foster their community and provide something for them to […]

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Elizabeth D’Agostino at ARTsPLACE

Congratulations to Artist Member, Elizabeth D’Agostino, for her online exhibition at ARTsPLACE, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. To view D’Agostino’s exhibition online, please visit: https://artsplaceexhibits.weebly.com/.

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Heather J.A. Thomson at TOAF – Open Studio

Congratulations to Artist Member, Heather J.A. Thomson, for her participation in this year’s Toronto Outdoor Art Fair (TOAF). TOAF is being held online this year. Please visit their website to see their juried roster of artists, including Heather. TOAF site: https://torontooutdoor.art/Visit Heather’s TOAF profile here.

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Act Now for the Future of Print

To the Open Studio community, We need your help. Open Studio’s 50th anniversary in 2020 was supposed to be so much more, a celebration, a reinvigoration, a chance to look back and to look forward. And then came COVID-19. Exhibitions cancelled. A prestigious international visiting artist residency cancelled. Our biggest fundraiser, months in the planning, […]

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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

THE INUIT ARTIST CREATIVE RESIDENCY The Inuit Artist Creative Residency is a two-week residency program that hosts an Inuit artist from Kinngait Studios at Open Studio and facilitates collaboration and knowledge-sharing between artists and facilities. This residency is made possible thanks to a partnership with Kinngait Studios West Baffin Eskimo Cooperative Studios (WBEC) in Kinngait (Cape […]

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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. […]