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Emma Nishimura prints acquired by the AGO!

We are delighted to share the news that Emma Nishimura’s suite of eight photo-etchings, Generational Echoes, has been acquired by the Art Gallery of Ontario, and can currently be viewed as part of the exhibition The Medium is the Message until February 12, 2023. Congratulations to Emma! Images (left to right; selection of prints): Generational […]

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A/P Holiday Fundraiser Call for Member Submissions

We are excited to announce that we are returning to hosting our annual A/P Holiday Fundraiser! The submissions call is currently open to Open Studio Members (scroll down to the bottom of the page). A/P Holiday FundraiserDecember 8 – 22, 2022 Opening night partyThursday, December 86:00 pm – 9:00 pm Event continues until Thursday, December […]

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Fall 2022 Print Subscription – Shaheer Zazai

Title: OSPS_MF-V2/2022Medium: ScreenprintSize: 10″ x 8″Edition size: determined by the number of subscribersPRICE: $100DEADLINE TO SUBSCRIBE: October 23, 2022 11:59 pm EST. Shaheer Zazai’s digital compositions are inspired by traditional Afghan carpet patterns and produced through Microsoft Word. His print subscription, OSPS_MF-V2/2022, translates this process for the first time into the medium of screenprint, bridging digital and analogue technologies. […]

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Call for Exhibition Submissions

SUBMISSIONS CALL TO OUR GALLERIES: OCTOBER 25, 2022 As part of Open Studio’s ongoing commitment to becoming a more equitable, diverse, and inclusive organization, we are excited to share that our next calls for residencies and exhibitions are directed to artists who identify as Black, Indigenous, and People(s) of Colour (BIPOC). This will result in an […]

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FUTURE PROOF: Virtual Auction

FUTURE PROOFA Virtual Auction in Support of Open Studio Auction is now closed. If you have any questions, please connect with us at office@openstudio.ca. All auction winners will be contacted in the next few business days. Thank you for your patience, understanding and support! FUTURE PROOF  is a virtual auction in support of Open Studio […]

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Call for Community Board Members

For Public Distribution: Open Studio is seeking Community Board Members Open Studio, Toronto, is an Artist-Run Centre (ARC) dedicated to contemporary print. We offer accessible, inclusive and affordable printmaking facilities, programs and service­­s for artists and the public from across Canada and abroad. Open Studio is at a critical point in its history. We are […]

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OCADU Career Launcher recipient for the Archive & Collections position

💥 We are excited to announce that the OCADU Career Launcher recipient for the Archive & Collections position is Erica Jochim (she/her)! She will join our team at an exciting time as we move forward with a project to create a formalized collection from an archive of donated prints created at Open Studio in its […]

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Print Speak Winter / Spring 2022

Our next two Print Speak sessions are now live for registration! Print Speak is a virtual education series that focuses on incredible artists whose work pushes the boundaries of print media. These talks will take you on a journey with each artist to learn about their passion for creating. Admission is free, but donations are […]

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Happy Holidays!

We want to wish our vast community of artist members, board members, clients, donors, funders, staff and volunteers a Happy Holiday and all the best for the New Year! Please note that our office and galleries will be closed from December 19th until January 3rd, 2022, and we will reopen on January 4th. Approved members […]

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Passing of Artist Member Jerry Silverberg

Irving Gerald Silverberg

Irving Gerald Silverberg, June 16, 1950 – July 5, 2021. We are saddened to hear of the passing of Jerry Silverberg. Jerry was a multidisciplinary artist and educator living in Toronto and a long-time Open Studio Artist Member. His love of print, people and community was inspiring and he will be dearly missed. Our condolences […]