Category Archives: Design

September 23

Announcing Fall Exhibitions at the McMichael: Rajni Perera and Dempsey Bob

Exhibitions at the McMichael: Contemplation and Conversations in Canadian ArtTom Thomson (1877–1917), Petawawa Gorges, 1916, oil on wood panel, 21.4 x 26.5 cm, Purchased with funds donated by Major F.A. Tilston, V.C., McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 1981.9.2 September 22, 2022, KLEINBURG, ON – The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is pleased to announce its fall/winter slate of exhibitions; three presentations […]

September 02

Ben Frost’s ‘Friends in High Places’ major solo show

L-R: “50mg Thumper,” “Once Bitten,” “Bart on Ritalin,” and “Piggy Chanel” Regarding his upcoming show, Frost shares, “Friends in High Places is both a satirical critique of consumer culture and a begrudging celebration of it. Blurring the lines between the visceral and addictive experience of drug use with the seductive products of consumerism, the exhibition explores our love/hate […]

August 26

Los Angeles-based Chinese American Artist Kristen Liu-Wong, entitled Hard Pressed,opening at Los Angeles’ Corey Helford Gallery(CHG) on Saturday, September 17th (on view through October 22nd)

L-R: “Night Reflections,” “Contemplation in Red and Blue,” “She Had To Feed Him Twice a Day,” “Not So Different,” and “Vessel With Sky” Presents Kristen Liu-WongHard Pressed “The Burden” (acrylic and acrylic gouache on wood panel, 24” x 18”) OPENING RECEPTION September 17, 2022 | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm ON VIEW September 17 – October 22, […]

July 16

The Edward Burtynsky’s In the Wake of Progress immersive experience Toronto  Until July 17, 2022! 

by Sally W. The world premiere of Edward Burtynsky’s In the Wake of Progress was during Luminato at Yonge Dundas Square Toronto. This projection on massive screens on the opening weekend of Luminato Festival turned into a ticketed event at the Canadian Opera Company.  Canadian photographer and artist Edward Burtysky’s photography depicts mines, railcuts, water, […]

July 14

Friends, the Experience: The One in Toronto!    Wed.,July 13, 2022

Written by Sally Warburton Photographer by Sally Warburton & A.J. Lam Finally!  It’s here in Toronto as of July 14! A chance to reconnect with the characters from the hit series FRIENDS. Monica, Rachel, Joey, Chandler, Ross and Phoebe and all the memories you have of them are there!  With its flagship FRIENDS Experience in […]

July 04

Alexis Vanasse Exhibition@Mayten Gallery-Thurs.,June 30th,2022

June 25

COLLISION Conference – June 20-23, 2022 – Enercare Centre, Toronto  

Toronto welcome back The Collision conference with open arms. The main events were held in the Enercare Centre during the daytime and it’s patrons filling different areas of the cities for the ”After Hours” events at night. It was impossible to go anywhere without seeing a Collision wristband for a few days and for good […]

June 22

Ritz-Carleton Grand Prix Gala When 1912 meets 2022-Fri., June 17th,2022

It was a rainy weekend in Montreal, but that didn’t damper the spirits of the attendees who arrived at The Ritz-Carleton gala. The moniker was ”When 1912 meets 2022, a 110 year old love story unfolds.”As the much anticipated Grand Prix Party 2022 was held on Friday night. The city’s social event of the year […]

June 21

Artist Hikari Shimoda, entitled Fight to Live in the Void, opening at Los Angeles’ Corey Helford Gallery (CHG) Saturday, June 25th from 7-10pm and on view through July 30th, 2022

Hikari Shimoda Fight to Live in the Void “God Is Dead, But… #7” OPENING RECEPTION June 25, 2022 | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm ON VIEW June 25 – July 30, 2022 COREY HELFORD GALLERY 571 S. Anderson St. Los Angeles, CA 90033 Open: Tuesday-Saturday, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm Visiting Hours: Thursday-Saturday, 12:00 pm – […]

June 20

AGO installs first-ever public art commission: a monumental new sculpture by Brian Jungen 

At the corner of Dundas and McCaul streets in Toronto, Couch Monster: Sadzěʔ yaaghęhch’ill is Jungen’s first large-scale work in bronze Brian Jungen, Couch Monster: Sadzěʔ yaaghęhch’ill (2022). Bronze. Collection of the Art Gallery of Ontario. Commission, with funds from Government of Canada/Gouvernement du Canada, Canada Council for the Arts’ New Chapter program, The Renette […]

June 20

SMASH: Terra  The Gardiner Museum  Thurs., June 16, 2022  

By Sally W.  Events are happening again! The Gardiner Museum Toronto was definitely a happening event. The sold out fundraiser was held on Thursday, June 16 on a beautiful evening in Toronto. SMASH is the Gardiner Museum annual fundraiser which everyone looks so forward to. We’ve missed it very much these past two years!  SMASH […]

June 12

She Said Yes – Bridal Social and Wedding Event in Thornhill 

Newly engaged couples, bridal parties and others attended the She Said Yes – Bridal Social and Wedding Event in Thornhill where they were greeted by a host of curated vendors.   Held on Saturday, June 4 at the exclusive M World Club (venue sponsor), the event showcased an extravaganza of services including Bridal and Wedding Couture, […]

June 08

Faith and Fortune: Art Across the Global Spanish Empire @ AGO-Tues.,June 7th,2022

We had the pleasure of a guided tour across two oceans and four hundred years of art, as the AGO presented Faith and Fortune: Art Across the Global Spanish Empire, from the collection of the Hispanic Society Museum & Library. The host for our tour was:Stephan Jost, Michael and Sonja Koerner Director, and CEO, AGO ,Adam Harris […]

May 12

London-based award-winning artist duo Kai & Sunny, entitled Future Seasons, opening this Saturday (5/14) at Los Angeles’ Corey Helford Gallery and on view throughJune 18th

L-R: “Seasons Change” (acrylic painting on linen, 60.2″ x 44.5″) “Downward Force – Fall” (ballpoint pen – original on 100% cotton somerset tub sized 420gsm, 56″ x 40.5″) “Rise and Fall – Spring” (ballpoint pen – original on 100% cotton somerset tub sized 420gsm, 56″ x 40.5″) work in progress “Dawn Wave” Presents Future Seasons By […]

May 11

‘I Don’t Wanna Be, I Am’ group exhibition CHG premiere

I Don’t Wanna Be, I Am is a collective and itinerant exhibition that brings together the work of different artists under one roof. Creators who, despite their distinctive backgrounds and uniquely individual work, share an encompassing creative vision.The exhibition explores the concept of identity within the context of the international art world and is born from the […]