Category Archives: Design

January 26

Meryl McMaster: Bloodline Opens February 4 at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Meryl McMaster: BloodlineOpens February 4 atthe McMichael Canadian Art CollectionExhibition spotlights artist’s pioneering photographic works and explorations of family histories and diasporic identitiesMeryl McMaster (b. 1988), The Grass Grows Deep, 2022, Giclée Print, 101.6 x 152.4 cm,Courtesy of the artist and Stephen Bulger Gallery and Pierre-François Ouellette contemporary art, © Meryl McMaster  KLEINBURG, ON – On Saturday, February 4, the […]

January 25

2023 Toronto International Boat Show @ The Enercare Centre-Fri., Jan.20th-Sun., Jan.29th,2023

By A.J.Lam Tickets: With the First Look Friday preview, one could imagine a splendid sweet summer enjoying the world’s largest indoor lake for boaters, with over a million gallons of water filling the ice rink of Coca Cola Coliseum, while partaking of fun aquatic recreational activities with the new sustainable electric technology. “The Toronto […]

January 23

Design TO ROM After Dark-Friday, January 20, 2023 @ ROM

By A.J. Lam DesignTO ROM After Dark-dine, drink and dance among dinosaurs. A night in the museum where the young vibrant beautiful party-goers come alive, roaming the ROM, and when the Dawn of Life becomes the enjoyable Evening of fashionable Life with outstanding musical performances, abundant libations and delicious delicacies. This special edition of ROM […]

January 22

IDS2023 Preview Moving Parts Design For A Complex World And The Opening Night Party

By A.J.Lam MOVING PARTS asks: how are contemporary designers creating, sourcing, producing and distributing products in an ever-changing landscape?Designers are now faced with a reality that requires not only creativity but ongoing adaptation, leading to a new way of working – building constant change and flexibility into their practice. In the last three years, interior […]

January 15

Interior Design Show-January 19 – 22, 2023@Metro Toronto Convention Centre South Building

Menu Tickets Moving Parts: Design for a Complex World Experience the most compelling trends, people and products of today and tomorrow Learn More Keynotes. Hear from leading voices on the Caesarstone and Gray stages on the show floor. Free with your pass. Keynote Schedule. Seminars. A curated program of accredited seminars and keynote talks. View […]

January 12

ROM After Dark: DesignTO Fri., Jan.20th,2023

An after-hours celebration of Canadian craft, design, and ingenuity. ROM After Dark is the popular monthly adult (19+)event series that features curated music, visual arts, performances, and distinctive food and drink. Join us on January 20 for ROM After Dark (RAD): DesignTO, where we’re celebrating DesignTO, a festival that brings people together to design a better future, […]

November 27

Valentino Pink PP Collection​&Melanoma Canada&Dr. Julia Carroll @Yorkdale Mall-Thurs.,Nov.24th,2022

Photography By Alex Lam It was an exclusive party on Thursday night to celebrate the new Valentino Pink PP Collectio at Yorkdale Mall. Together with Melanoma Canada and Dr. Julia Carroll to showcase the importance of skin care and protection. Still frame of a moment, frozen in a monochrome sign that pervades everything: Creative Director […]

November 19

Living Luxe Design Show With Paolo Ferrari@Distillery District-Fri.,Nov.18th,2022

By A.J.Lam Studio“Paolo Ferrari is an internationally recognized designer and founder of Studio Paolo Ferrari, a Toronto based, multi-disciplinary design studio, with a focus on interiors and objects. The studio is currently involved in projects throughout North America, Europe and the Middle East. Throughout his career, Ferrari has worked with luxury heavyweights including Four Seasons, […]

October 31

Art Toronto@M.T.C.C.-Oct.27th-30th,2022

Photography By A.J.Lam, Nicholas Chan&BKONTHESCENE Art Toronto Preview welcomed thousands of art collectors, gallerists, artists and art enthusiasts to browse art work curated by 90+ Canadian and international galleries on Thursday, Oct. 27th. The excitement continued at the After Party at Chef’s Hall featuring delicious food , music by DJ Killa Kels and curated mixology by Remy Martin with […]

October 25

Handle With Care, opening at Los Angeles’ Corey Helford Gallery (CHG) On October 29th and On View Through December 3rd(Or Beyond)

L-R: “What a Big Mouth (Little Bad Hiding Hood),” “Fragile Heart,” “Where Is My Mind,” and “Who’s Bad” ·       Watch Ceccoli painting “All In My Head” HERE and “Fragile Heart” HERE Handle With Care opens Saturday, October 29thfrom 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm in Gallery 3, alongside a solo show from Brandi Milne, titled Everything I Ever Was, in the Main Gallery. Ceccoli in her studio working on “What a […]

October 20

The 29th Annual Art With Heart @AGO Auction-Tues.,Oct.22nd,2022

By Jody Glaser – About Town PhotosAfter a long 3 years, Art With Heart returned to the AGO for their 29th annual auction of contemporary art by local Canadian artists. This was a celebration for sure returning with an in-person event that is so important to Casey House. Funds raised from this sold-outevening will support […]

October 20

Patron’s Preview of Housewarming Exhibit.@Gardiner Museum-Tues., Oct.18th,2022

By A.J.Lam Housewarming is Giboulo’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic that began in 2020, and the waves of confinement and isolation that followed. It is a sculpted documentary of individual and collective experiences grounded in current events. With the pandemic as a constant presence, the colourful dioramas furnishing each room prompt reflection about the challenges […]

October 09

Kent Monkman: Being Legendary | Thursday, October 6, 2022. Open to the public on October 8, 2022, running to March 19, 2023.

Being Legendary by Kent Monkman was previewed this week at ROM(Royal Ontario Museum). The work of Monkman was created in direct response to artifacts and natural history specimens in ROM’s collection. Through his paintings and other artworks, Monkman interprets history through his Cree background. Being Legendary introduced 35 paintings, the majority of which were created for this […]

October 08

Birds Of A Feather is the first solo show of birdO

By Steph C. I was so close. I was so close to having a piece of Toronto legend on my living room wall. Birds Of A Feather is the first solo show of birdO. Who is birdO? No one really knows. This street artist has only been seen with an eagle mask and goes by […]

October 05

Nuit Blanche- Sat., Oct.1st-Sun., Oct.2nd, 2022

Nuit Blanche returned for 2022 In Toronto, with over 100+ artists exhibit their work every year in various places around the city. Nuit Blanche took place all night from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. on October 1–2, 2022, so visitors could experience the beauty of the art installations glowing under the night sky.  With so […]