As the festive season approaches, the panic usually kicks in with “What should I get my partner/sibling/parents this Christmas?”.
Here are 5 amazing places to purchase art this weekend.
Open Studio – Canada’s leading fine art printmaking centre is a charitable, non-profit, artist run centre dedicated to the production, preservation and promotion of contemporary original fine art prints.
Gallery 44 – A non-profit artist-run centre committed to photography as a multi-faceted and ever-changing art form. You can purchase the artwork from members and featured artists that is on display in the gallery.
Ryerson Artspace – a student and faculty run gallery (located alongside the Gladstone Hotel) programmed by the School of Image Arts, providing a venue for film, photography, and integrated digital art. Come and support the students!
Artscape Youngplace – part ideas laboratory, part creativity workshop, Artscape Youngplace is a community cultural hub in Toronto’s West Queen West neighbourhood, with 75,000 square feet of space devoted to artistic inspiration, learning, growth and expression.
Sovereign State – is a brand design & idea studio based out of Toronto that create some amazing artwork.
If you’re looking for something to do tonight come and see Noah Cole’s “Summer in the Arctic” exhibition with proceeds going to the World Wildlife Fund.