Tag Archives: History

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Opening the Open Studio Archive!

We are extremely excited to have received a Canadian Heritage Museums Assistance Program (MAP) grant to begin formally accessing and digitizing our archive in the coming months! A little-known aspect of Open Studio is its vast print archive, made up of one edition of every print pulled at the studio between 1970 and 2018. This […]

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OS 45: “That Embracing Space”

Written by Chris Jones Queen and Peter streets looked a lot different in 1970. In the parking lot across from the Black Bull stood a row of Victorian townhouses, one of them (above, photo by Vincent Sharp) was the original Open Studio. Despite a lack of windows and ventilation, an acid bath in the washroom, and […]