Past Exhibitions

Past Exhibitions – 2014

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Imperfect Shadow 

October 4, 2014 – January 17, 2015

Download and read the exhibition guide here.

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Still from Alison S.M. Kobayashi’s Selfie GIFS (2014)

Imperfect Shadow is a multi-faceted and evolving exhibition about everyday parallel realities, inviting the exploration and re-exploration of the fictional and real, hidden and transitional spaces throughout Artscape Youngplace. From October 2014 through February 2015, visitors can discover secret lives and otherworldly places through a series of creative and collaborative projects by artists Emily Gove and Sarah Febbraro, Christine Swintak, Alison S.M. Kobayashi, Alicia Nauta, Ginette Lapalme, and Keith Jones. Imperfect Shadow is curated by the inaugural Artscape Youngplace Resident Curator, Karie Liao.

Surface|Surfacing

December 12, 2014 – January 17, 2015

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 Colleen McCarten, It’s a Process (second time around), Handcut rubber inner tubes, 2014.  Image courtesy of artist.

Surface|surfacing showcased the creative practices of Azza El Siddique, Ozana Gherman, Colleen McCarten, and Joanna Schleimer.

On Paper

Sarah Kernohan, Liz Little, and Luke Siemens
October 15 to November 14, 2014

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Assemblages

Anna Blewchamp
September 29 to November 1, 2014

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Pema’s Race: Horse Racing and Feminism in Tibet

Khydup Gyatso
September 29 to October 12, 2014

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Rendezvous

“Yellow Starburst” by Leslie Ann Becker
“Yellow Starburst” by Leslie Ann Becker
“Chased by an Old Goat” by Eva Lewarne
“Chased by an Old Goat” by Eva Lewarne
“You Need to Make Some Money” by Miriam Grenville
“You Need to Make Some Money” by Miriam Grenville
“ROAD TRIP” by Charles Bongers
“ROAD TRIP” by Charles Bongers

Artists: Leslie Becker, Charles Bongers, Miriam Grenville, and Eva Lewarne

Julie Gladstone: Abstract Landscape Paintings, Select Work 2012 – present

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This summer Julie participated in the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition and was honoured with the Artscape award. The award includes a week long residency on Toronto Island’s Gibraltar point followed by a solo exhibition on the 3rd floor of the Artscape Youngplace Hallway Galleries. Image: ​Spirit Forms at Construction Site, 2012, Julie Gladstone

Viewpoints: QWAC Artists of Distinction

Tiphaine Leonard
Tiphaine Leonard
Yu, Luo
Yu, Luo
Ryan Wood
Ryan Wood
Tom Chitty
Tom Chitty
Alex Kinsley
Alex Kinsley
Holly Sedgwick
Holly Sedgwick
Paul Brandejs
Paul Brandejs
Christy Hayhoe
Christy Hayhoe
Michael Toole
Michael Toole
Alan McIntosh
Alan McIntosh
Cynthia O’Brien
Cynthia O’Brien
Michael Pietrocarlo
Michael Pietrocarlo

September 3-14, 2014

Artists included: Paul Brandejs, Mixed Media Artist; Tom Chitty, Illustrator; Christy Hayhoe, Painter; Alex Kinsley, Goldsmith; Tiphaine Leonard, Painter; Luo, Yu, Painter; Alan McIntosh, Metalsmith; Cynthia O’Brien, Sculptor; Michael Pietrocarlo, Photographer; Holly Sedgwick, Painter; Michael Toole, Mixed Media Artist; Ryan Wood, Photographer

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Doublenaut
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Tad Michalak
Tad Michalak
Kilby Smith-McGregor
Kilby Smith-McGregor
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Jonathan Kitchen (Light Up The Sky)
Jonathan Kitchen (Light Up The Sky)
Soulpepper Theatre Company
Soulpepper Theatre Company
Tad Michalak
Tad Michalak
Roxanne Ignatius
Roxanne Ignatius
Monnet Design
Monnet Design

August 7 – 25, 2014

The SummerWorks Performance Festival and Artscape Youngplace presented an exhibition exploring local graphic design and poster art for the stage. Curated by Natasha Mytnowych and Michael Rubenfeld and featuring the work of Doublenaut, Roxanne Ignatius, Jonathan Kitchen (Light Up The Sky), Tad Michalak, Monnet Design, Kilby Smith-McGregor, and Soulpepper Theatre Company designs curated by Jacob Whibley.

Stairmasters

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November 19, 2013 – July 31, 2014

Featuring new work by: Debbie Adams, Melissa Fisher and Seth Scriver, and curated by: Heather Nicol. Read the exhibition booklet in PDF

Artifacts

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ART CHILD
CUBEWORKS
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July 3 – August 1, 2014

 

Artists: OMEN; CASE; ELICSER; CUBEWORKS; FLY LADY DI; ART CHILD; EGR; SKAM; INSIGHT; PERU; UBER; FATHOM and other Unknown Artists

Nuit Rose at Artscape Youngplace

Matt Hovey
Matt Hovey
Michael Venus
Michael Venus
Robert Donnelly
Robert Donnelly
Sonny Bean
Sonny Bean
Joey Bruni
Joey Bruni
Sue Lloyd
Sue Lloyd
Rachelle Lee Smith
Rachelle Lee Smith
Ruben Ilanillos
Ruben Ilanillos
Beau Coleman
Beau Coleman
Christos Pantieras
Christos Pantieras
Israel Vazquez Eliud Cruz
Israel Vazquez Eliud Cruz
Adam Moco
Adam Moco

June 21 – 29, 2014

A celebration of Queer Art and Culture as part of World Pride. Featuring: FIERCE by Sue Lloyd; Other by Sonny Bean; Silence of the Femmes by Ruben Llanillo; Tryst Pic by Adam Moco; Speaking OUT: Queer Youth in Focus by Rachelle Lee Smith; Rack and Pinion by Robert Donnelly; Icons and Demigods by Michael Venus; Painted Voices by Eliud & Israel; Say What You Mean by Christos Pantieras; I Fuck Fat Hairy Dudes Because I Like Furry Round Things by Matt Bovey.

Dare2Create: Art and Film

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May 15 – June 1, 2014

This exhibition was the culminating celebration of a project that is co-presented by the TDSB and the Toronto Arts Council.

OCADU: Photography

Study II - 20x20

May 5 – 12, 2014

PULP: paper art exhibit

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April 27 – May 3, 2014

A week long exhibit of reclaimed materials art installations.

Matthew & Friends

April 9 – 13, 2014

The graduating exhibition of students in the Studio program at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC)

Homework – OCADU’s Illustrative Drawing and Painting Exhibition

April 2 – 5, 2014

Students from OCADU’s Illustration Program exhibited eight independently curated exhibitions developed in their 4th Year Illustrative Drawing and Painting course.

Unarchive

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Vitrine C – 4 x 4
Vitrine C – 4 x 4
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2nd Floor north small

January 7 – March 30, 2014

Heather Nicol, a Toronto-based multi-disciplinary artist with a studio at Artscape Youngplace, curated the inaugural exhibitions in the Artscape Youngplace Hallway Galleries: Unarchive and Stairmasters. Nicol previously curated and produced Art School (Dismissed) at 180 Shaw Street in 2010an intervention which responded to the decommissioned Toronto District School Board property prior to its renewal by Artscape. Read the exhibition booklet in PDF

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Featuring new works by: Ian Carr-Harris and Yvonne Lammerich, Dave Dyment, Lee Henderson, Nina Levitt and Jessica Vallentin with selected items from the Givins/Shaw Junior Public School historic archives, and artwork by Grade 4 and 5 students from Givins/Shaw Junior Public School.