Canadian Art

New #MeToo ROM exhibit tackles sexual misconduct in the art world

This weekend, the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto wades into the #MeToo conversation with a display prompted by sexual misconduct allegations against …

Entertainment (Canada)

Limestone sculptures continue to take shape on Day 2 of stone carving festival

Everyone from beginners to sculptors kept chipping away at it on Saturday during Day 2 of the Canadian Stone Carving Festival on Sparks Street.The …

Canadian News

Tracking the latest dazzling street art of Atlanta’s Wylie Street

Get outside and behold the newest Forward Warrior offerings in Cabbagetown<p>The past few years have given rise to a new Atlanta pastime: the self-guided street mural tour.<p>Thanks to compendiums like Atlanta Street Art Map and the annual initiative Forward Warrior, taking in a stunning variety of fresh …

Atlanta

07-20: NEWS: Cape Dorset’s Kenojuak Cultural Centre and gallery to open in September

NEWS: Nunavut July 20, 2018 - 11:30 am<p>Cape Dorset’s Kenojuak Cultural Centre and gallery to open in September<p>Kinngait Studios is about to get a new …

Northern Canada

Robin Williams artworks, memorabilia to be auctioned

NEW YORK — Artworks owned by Robin Williams and memorabilia from his career including autographed scripts, awards and props will be auctioned in the …

Robin Williams

Mountie blew whistle on RCMP sexual misconduct

She was best known publicly as one of several female Mounties to come forward about sexual misconduct within the force, a brave voice that helped bring about an unprecedented $100-million settlement and a promise of change. But behind the scenes, Krista Carle, who died on July 6, worked just as …

Canadian News

Art Gallery of Ontario debuts new large scale works by Rebecca Belmore as part of major solo exhibition

<b>TORONTO</b><b>.-</b> For over 30 years, Rebecca Belmore has created artworks that respond to the pressing concerns of our time. On view at the Art Gallery of …

National Parks

Free in Montreal, July 20-22: Start with some VR, end with a bang

Regardless of whether the sun shines, the temperature rises to 31 C or it pours rain, there are plenty of free events and activities around town to …

Film Festivals

Vancouver artists to reveal urbanization-inspired sculpture Eyes on the Street on July 21

Laura SciarpellettiAs Vancouver grows more populated, artists are looking for ways to create public works that communicate concepts of unity and …

Stainless Steel

A Look Inside 032c’s "The Big Flat Now" Exhibition at SSENSE Montreal

Including exclusive apparel and accessories.<p>032c currently has an exhibition on view at SSENSE Montreal entitled “The Big Flat Now.” The nearly month-long showcase features 12 screen-printed flags made by graphic designer Jonathan Castro that touch upon “the frictionless, atemporal dynamics of the …

Sculpture

‘Success is continuing to raise the bar’ - Pierre-Alain Benoit, Director General, Mural Festival

<i>In Part II of this photo essay, we showcase more public art from Montreal, along with creative insights about the annual Mural Festival.</i><b></b><b>PhotoSparks</b> …

Startups (India)

Massive moon sculpture adorns Muttart Conservatory

There's been a moon landing at Edmonton's Muttart Conservatory.<p>The latest seasonal exhibit at the river valley botanical gardens features an …

Edmonton

Calgary agency to deal with hidden heritage items

A city agency is taking control of some pieces of Calgary's history that have been tucked away in storage.<p>Following a Freedom of Information request, …

City Politics

National Gallery's artistic treasure hiding in plain sight

<b>This is part of our series Hidden Treasures, where we delve into the storage rooms of museums across the National Capital Region to find out what</b> …

Art

Good Morning Mix: Tom Fall blends trance and progressive in new Silk Music Showcase

Finland’s Tom Fall takes to the Silk Music Showcase to bring listeners a soothing blend of trance and progressive tunes.<p>The Armada producer has …

Canada

VIDEO: Life’s a beach at this B.C. sand sculpting contest

More than $50,000 was up for grabs at the annual contest held in ParksvilleThe post VIDEO: Life’s a beach at this B.C. sand sculpting contest …

Victoria, BC

The Life and Works of Maud Lewis, Canadian Folk Artist

Maud Lewis (March 7, 1903 – July 30, 1970) was a 20th-century Canadian folk artist. With a focus on subjects in nature and ordinary life and a folk …

Art

Live-painting of giant mural summons steady crowds in Old Strathcona

Like roots from a tree, an energized and curious atmosphere has been growing at the base of an iconic new mural in Old Strathcona being painted by …

Streetwear

Spanish street artist begins work on Old Strathcona mural

World-famous street artist Okuda San Miguel has started his work on an Old Strathcona six-storey mural.

Canada

An inside look at the AGO’s largest showcase of Inuit art

We asked the curator to discuss some of her favourite pieces

Walruses

New public art installed in downtown Niagara Falls

A new sculpture, meant to depict the flowing waters of Niagara Falls, was installed Friday at Old Falls and First streets in the Cataract City's …

Art

Spanish artist coming to complete six-storey mural in Old Strathcona

Six storeys of colourful, geometric shapes designed by a world-renowned street artist will begin to shine over 83 Avenue this weekend.Spanish artist …

Streetwear

Renowned street artist to start 6-storey mural Saturday

Michael Maxxis's pie-in-the-sky idea of bringing a world-renowned street artist to paint a six-storey mural in Edmonton will become a reality …

Edmonton

23-storey mural transforms downtown student residence

It will be hard to miss Toronto's newest art installation — a 23-storey culturally themed mural created by renowned Spanish street artist Okuda San …

Toronto

Harbhajan Mann's son Avkash Mann to release his debut single 'Away’

Young artistes with different thoughts is what makes the wolrd of art such a lively one. Avkash Mann is one such upcoming talent on the block who …

Entertainment (India)

City launches 3 projects to spruce up Downtown West section of Calgary's core

The City of Calgary is trying to spruce up the appearance of the western end of downtown by helping business owners revitalize their facades, setting …

Canada

Renowned Nunavut artist to carve Inuit place in Commons grand foyer

Inuit sculptor Bart Hanna has been selected to create the final piece in a series of House of Commons legacy projects commemorating Canada’s 150th …

Canadian Politics

Canada's first mobile glass blowing studio hits the Stampede grounds

Imagine a food truck.Now, imagine a food truck on steroids — but instead of serving food, they serve pieces of glass blown at more than 1,000 degrees …

Glass Art

Hooked on carving: Sherwood Park artist creates sculptures with chainsaw

In the front yard of a home in St. Albert, artist Kelly Davies is creating a dragon from the stump of an old tree.<p>Davies, of Sherwood Park, has been …

Edmonton

Six Things to Do in Fredericton, New Brunswick

Where to see art, drink craft beer, buy records and browse books.The post Six Things to Do in Fredericton, New Brunswick appeared first on WestJet …

National Parks