Visiting Artists Residency Exhibition: Daniel Barrow & Kathleen Ritter
September 15, 2017 – October 14, 2017
Each year Open Studio selects four professional artists with or without printmaking experience to create traditional and/or experimental works in the print medium of their choice, working collaboratively with a print media artist.
Saimaiyu Akesuk: Prints 2013-2015 – Curated by Dr. Nancy Campbell
June 16, 2017 – July 15, 2017
The bold, colourful prints of Saimaiyu Akesuk, a recent artist member at the Kinngait Cooperative in Cape Dorset, Nunavut, recall the archetypal work of her Elders, but remain uniquely her own. Curated by Dr. Nancy Campbell.
The Inhabitants of Space
May 12, 2017 – June 10, 2017
A Featured Exhibition in the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, included artists confront the ways in which capture and print technologies have affected how we depict, build, and inhabit spaces and images.
A Body Called Paula Exhibition and Performance
February 16, 2017 – March 18, 2017
The project A Body Called Paula, by artist Sirkku Ketola, involves a performance that includes a long lasting, manual work of screenprinting that unites hands and technology.
January 13, 2017 – February 11, 2017
Dwell, an installation by Carolyn Wren, embodies an evolutionary imprint of nature to culture, to nature and back to culture.
March 24, 2017 – April 22, 2017
Gabriela Jolowicz captures fleeting scenes of everyday life in one of the oldest and most traditional visual media, the woodcut.
Inbetweening: Nick Novak Fellowship Exhibition
October 21, 2016 – November 19, 2016
Philippe Blanchard's recent work explores printmaking and animation as expanded art forms, using the reaction of coloured lighting and printed pigment to generate the illusion of movement through sound and light installations.
Diyan Achjadi & Brendan Tang: Residue: Tracing the Lore
September 16, 2016 – October 15, 2016
Residue: Tracing the Lore is a collaboration between Brendan Tang and Diyan Achjadi. Through imprinting fragments of images onto their own skin, they explore the ways that ornamental motifs can reveal or reflect histories of migration.
August 5, 2016 – August 26, 2016
This summer group exhibition, taking place in all three of Open Studio's galleries, is organized in collaboration with interns from the University of Toronto, Masters of Museum Studies Program.