A social network for artists, and their friends, in the Durham Region in Ontario
Want to hear our “story” – our inspirations, our love for tools of creativity, and our journey of mastering techniques? We twenty-nine juried artists and artisans are opening our studios at 15 sites to demonstrate our craft for you – “behind the scenes” of the final product.
Brochures with maps are available online: www.scugogstudiotour.ca or phone: 905-985-7418
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Red Hot - Juried Art Show
May 5, 2012 - June 5, 2012
Come experience the opening of the hottest art show in Whitby and let your senses be sizzled by the up and coming "Sulky" band.
May 5, 2012
1:00 p.m - 2:00 p.m
Presentation of Awards
Guest Jurists: Olexander Wlasenko and Allan O'Marra
2:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.
Meet the artists, enjoy live music and light refreshments.
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ART AND THE ECONOMY-HIT OR MISS!!!
There are many elements involved in an economy but i choose to look at art;Art appreciation is a gateway to the intellectual capacity of the mind,which opens the door for learning because in art you find cultural diversity,where learning first starts;To appreciate diverse art forms,one has to be,first culturally diverse/aware because it is through art all forms of cultures are seen;
It is said that credit, is the life blood…Continue
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HOW TO COLLECT ART-THE MOST EXPENSIVE LIVING ARTIST !!!
* INSTINCT AND INTUITION
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THE ART WORLD MOST POWERFUL 50 PEOPLE
When you think of 20th Century Art , who first comes to your mind? Picasso, might be the first who comes to your mind? Well, what if i were to list a few names of the greatest figures of 20th-century art, such as: Bonnard, Brancusi, Braque, Dubuffet, Giacometti, Gris, Leger, Matisse and Picasso.Who would you remember first/most? What if i were to further drag your memory for a walk and asked you about a…Continue
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The Oshawa Art Association is providing the following workshops. We thought that some of your members might be interested. If you are sending out any emails to your members or if you have a bulletin board to post this list of workshops we would appreciate it.
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This is a series of 40 oil on canvas paintings (22 inches by 32 inches) that I created, primarily, between 1980 and 1985.
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A reminder that the deadline for entry for the show is May 4th. Registration forms can be printed from the Oshawa Art Association website – http://www.oshawaartassociation.com/JuriedArtShow.htm
The 44th Annual Juried Art Exhibition runs May 31st to June 17th, 2012 at the Robert McLaughlin Gallery, 72 Queen Street, Civic Centre Oshawa, Ontario. Deadline for entry is May 4, 2012. The opening…
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At the age of 4, Pickering artist, Iwona Dufaj waved her arm and pointed a finger at a wall in front of her and was dazzled by the way it changed from dull grey to a sheet of sparkling diamonds. (Not apparent to her young understanding, the sun had merely burst through on an…Continue
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