Art Event Puts Galleries, Mural Canvas and Community Involvement in the Spotlight

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  Owen Sound’s inaugural ArtWalk! event was a resounding success, welcoming hundreds of residents and visitors on a casual walking tour of the city’s downtown galleries. In the weeks leading up to the event, graffiti and mural artist Billy Goodkat helped participants in groups at the REACH Centre, Community Living Owen Sound and District, and… Read more »

Owen Sound ArtWalk! by the numbers

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Guest post by artist Billy Goodkat, originally published in Owen Sound Hub     “Do what you love and you’ll never work another day in your life.” I love that my work gives me the opportunity to paint for folks. Helping people “get their creative on” with my Art Nights has proven even more rewarding,… Read more »

OWEN SOUND ARTWALK! COMMUNITY PROJECT TO EXHIBIT MURALS DEPICTING HISTORIC BUILDINGS IN 8 DOWNTOWN VENUES

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OWEN SOUND, ON – Artists and community members are hard at work preparing for Owen Sound’s inaugural ArtWalk!, an event taking place Saturday June 23rd from 10am to 4pm across the downtown. In preparation for the event, Owen Sound artist Billy Goodkat will lead downtown community members from groups including the Canadian Mental Health Association’s… Read more »

Be a Part of Art! Vancouver: Western Canada’s International Contemporary Art Fair

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  Interested in contemporary painting, sculpture, installations, mixed media and more? From April 19th to 22nd in Vancouver, British Columbia, you can explore what organizers are calling an unprecedented collection of original contemporary art from local and international artists alike. Last year, it was recognized as one of Canada’s Top 150 Events.  In 2018, organizers promise… Read more »

Artist Project: 250 Top Contemporary Artists Descend on Toronto this February

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Image credit: The Artist Project Toronto   Each year, I look forward to The Artist Project, Toronto’s epic contemporary art fair, rolling around to break up the winter blahs. It’s a much-needed explosion of colour and artistic talent in one of my favourite (though inarguably frigid) cities. This year, The Artist Project promises over 250… Read more »

Toronto Fall Art Exhibition featuring Tracey O’Donoghue

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Tracey is a self-taught abstract painter who resides in the greater Toronto area.  Her paintings are a whimsical glimpse into the transcendent reality of depicting life and expression through her art.  She is being featured this November 11 through 17th at the Ben Navaee Gallery. Each individual piece is a fragment of a story that… Read more »

Top 10 Vancouver Art Exhibitions Fall 2016

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Vancouver’s art scene is bustling with established and emerging artists. Almost any night of the week, you can find an exhibit opening or event.  These 10 amazing and unique exhibits showing throughout the city this fall have something for everyone from photography, sculptures, interactive art and of course, paintings. Here’s 10 Vancouver Art venues that… Read more »