Guillermo Del Toro: At Home With Monsters / AGO

by Patricia Tabascio

At Home With Monsters challenges the exhibition-goer’s expectation of viewing art that is horrifying, unsettling and that is highly personal to Del Toro and his work, while also questioning the very idea of monsters.

Phil Irish and Pedie Wolfond / Lonsdale Gallery

by Meghan O’Callaghan

As Phil Irish’s exhibition Peak Velocity winds down in anticipation for the solo show of fellow Ontarian artist, Pedie Wolfond, I had the pleasure of visiting the Lonsdale Gallery in that liminal gallery time when exhibitions are coming and going.

Queen West Art Crawl 2017

by Phil Anderson

September, 23-24, 2017

It  wasn’t always about sales, but it seemed more about the process of sharing their work with an interested public, that was to be even more important.

Rey Saem: FIVE at Gallery 1313

Opening Reception: September 14, 2017 / 6:30

ICELAND seemed to come to Gallery 1313 as artist Rey Saem exhibited his works. Shawn Postoff and Jane Theodore had their receptions as well with plenty of enthusiastic visitors.

O Canada! / BEERS Gallery

by Emese Krunák-Hajagos

the art works in the exhibition are raising questions as to whether there truly is some sort of collective, cultural consciousness or aesthetic tradition