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News / August 14, 2017

Gallery Day Toronto

Join Canadian Art editors and contributors on Saturday, September 23, for a free day of talks in galleries all over Toronto.
Writer and curator Sarah Milroy discusses Joseph Tisiga’s IBC: Death Prophecy Denied exhibition at Diaz Contemporary, 2016.

September 23, all day

Join Canadian Art editors and contributors on Saturday, September 23, for a free day of talks in galleries all over Toronto.

These hour-long gallery visits are held throughout the day at different locations (talks will be approximately 30 minutes long, and start about 10 minutes into the hour). Talks are grouped by neighbourhood and are drop-in, so you can make your own itinerary.

Get up close and personal with Toronto’s art scene and learn directly from art experts in the city. The day will conclude with a launch party at Scrap Metal Gallery for Canadian Art’s Fall 2017 issue.

1:00 to 2:00 p.m.

Mercer Union, 1286 Bloor St. West
Deanna Bowen, “On Trial The Long Doorway”
Led by Merray Gerges, Canadian Art’s assistant editor

2:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Gallery TPW, 170 St. Helens Ave.
Jérôme Havre, Cauleen Smith, and Camille Turner, “Triangle Trade”
Led by Yaniya Lee, Canadian Art’s associate editor

4:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Daniel Faria Gallery, 188 St Helens Ave
Allyson Vieira, “
RE: Work Over Time”
Led by Caoimhe Morgan-Feir, Canadian Art’s managing editor


1:00 to 2:00 p.m.

Katzman Contemporary, 86 Miller St, Toronto, ON M6N 2Z9
Marla Hlady & Christof Migone and Chloe Lum & Yannick Desranleau, “Standing Under Mis”
Led by Bryne McLaughlin, Canadian Art’s senior editor

2:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Cooper Cole, 1134 Dupont Street
“How deep is your love” group exhibition
Led by Nicholas Brown, Canadian Art’s manager of programming and contributing editor

4:00 to 5:00 p.m.

8-11 Gallery, 888 Dupont St, Suite 103
Colin Miner, “Two Toed Lassitude”
Led by Alex Bowron, artist, freelance writer and Canadian Art contributor


1:00 to 2:00 p.m.

Paul Petro Contemporary Art, 980 Queen St W.
Stephen Andrews, “dəˈvīn kämədē”
Led by Sarah Milroy, writer, curator and contributor to Canadian Art

2:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Georgia Scherman Projects, 133 Tecumseth St
Divya Mehra, “You have to tell Them, im not a Racist.”
Led by Vidal Wu, Canadian Art’s 2017 editorial resident

4:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Onsite Gallery, 199 Richmond St. West
“raise a flag: works from the Indigenous Art Collection (2000 – 2015)” group exhibition
Led by Lindsay Nixon, Canadian Art’s Indigenous editor-at-large


Meet the Canadian Art team as we celebrate the launch of the Fall 2017 issue. The event is hosted by Scrap Metal Gallery, where the exhibition “Belonging to a Place: An Exhibition by Fogo Island Arts” is currently on display.

6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Scrap Metal Gallery
11 Dublin St E.