"Just joined @theartmarket_ca. What a great site to discover other artists in Canada."
- Thirteenth Avenue Gallery, calgary ab
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What is Pinterest?
Pinterest is a Virtual Pinboard that lets you organize and share your favourite images, products, videos, etc. Essentially, one digital space to house all of the images that you collect.
Pinterest is now the third most popular social media site,...
Last night we joined the Young Associates at the Vancouver Art Gallery for a behind the scenes tour of their Art REntals and Sales department. If you've always wanted to start an art collection but just don't have the means to do so then listen up. The Vancouver Art Rentals and Sales may be the solution for you.
The program was founded in 1952 by the Ladies Auxillary of the VAG and as only the second of its kind in North America, it was totally cutting edge....
On Saturday night I ran away and joined the circus. I partied at the greatest show on earth – or at least in Toronto. Ladies and gentlemen, PROM: Circus was THE place to be this weekend.
Every year, the Young Patrons’ Circle at the Royal Ontario Museum hosts an extravagant fundraiser for YPC members and their guests, with each event focusing on a new theme. This year was the year of the circus. Now in its seventh...
To call Ian Ruhter a photographer, would be an understatement. the camera he uses, cannot be bought in a store. there's No negatives produced, and no prints. one shot only produces one image. costing ruhter personally $500 per shot, this video is beautifully inspirational, and a true example of an artist putting everything on the line for his work.
follow ian ruhter on his journey photographing america:
We recently organized a road trip south to check out the much talked about Gauguin & Polynesia: An Elusive Paradise at the Seattle Art Museum. This landmark show highlights the complex relationship between Paul Gauguin's work and the art and culture of Polynesia. We’re a little starved for big blockbuster exhibitions in Vancouver, so when a show of such importance makes its only stop in North...
A couple of weeks ago, in honour of International Women’s Day, we wrote about four amazing women in the Canadian art world. We thought that it was only fitting to pay a similar tribute to some of the top-notch gentleman that we have in the arts as well! Here are four young men already making their mark on the arts scene. Take note of their names as they are guys to watch.
In honour of International Women’s Day, we wanted to highlight a few females in the Canadian art world who you should keep your eye on. The visual arts have traditionally been an industry dominated by men, but more than ever before we find powerful ladies across the country in leading roles. Below are just a few young women whose names you should know as they have made, and continue to make, a strong impact in their field.
Graphic Artist (Montreal, Quebec)
Graphic Artist (Dorval, Quebec; Montreal, Quebec; Pointe-Claire, Quebec; Saint-Laurent, Quebec)
Graphic Designer – COSMODA CORPORATION (North York, Ontario; Toronto, Ontario)
graphic designer – RUBICON PUBLISHING INC. (Oakville, Ontario)