Jack Diamond has a well-earned reputation as one of Canada’s best architects. Based in Toronto, his firm, Diamond, Schmitt Architects Inc. have designed projects world- wide, such as the Foreign Ministry building in Jerusalem, Toronto’s Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, the Harman Center for the Arts in Washington and the New Marinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russia.
The Canadian Jewish Experience: A Tribute to Canada 150 (CJE), is a new exhibit that marks the contribution of the Jewish people to Canada and celebrates the country’s 150 anniversary of Confederation. It will open in Ottawa on Sunday, April second at 1 pm in the lobby of 30 Metcalfe Street just two blocks from Parliament Hill.
Menkes Developments Ltd. (Menkes), a Toronto-based, fully integrated real estate firm unveiled on February 13, 2017 a public art installation in downtown Toronto, featuring a stencil attributed to the anonymous British artist Banksy, referred to as ‘Guard with Balloon Dog’.
Nowadays everyone is an artist, but back in the day, artists were revered, if not always during their lifetime. The exhibit Mystical Landscapes: Masterpieces from Monet, Van Gogh and more, now at the AGO until January 29, brings back some of the most famous painters who were active between 1880 and 1930.
Gallery 1313 announces an new exhibition of paintings by Romi Samuels, May 25th to June 5th at 1313 Queen St. West. Opening Reception, Thursday |May 26ath, 6pm to 10 pm. Romi Samuels is a Toronto artist who was born in South Africa. Her new series, “Heaven and Earth” was inspired by watching gulls in a squall. Using bold vibrant strokes, ...
For four years, the Ozery Bakery has been filling the hungry bellies of the children and youth at Art Starts, the organization the provides art programs in low income neighbourhoods. Their Morning Rounds pitas, especially the favourite, Cranberry Orange , according to Tamara Haberman, Director of Finance and Development for Art Starts, is a staple at snacktime.