Art


Stikki Peaches: The “Batman” Of Street Art

Stikki Peaches: The “Batman” Of Street Art

Stikki Peaches is a street artist based in Montreal whose tagline, What if Art Ruled the World?, has been taking over the urban landscapes of Paris, London, Berlin and Stockholm since 2009. The anonymous street artist is strongly influenced by...
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Notable Gallery Opening: Raising Colour by Tyler Tilley

Tyler Tilley is the co-founder (along with his two siblings) of Next Level Art Collective and co-owner of Parkdale’s Goodfellas Gallery and has been experimenting with art his entire life. But it wasn’t until his mid 20s that art went from an outlet, to a passion, to a career
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POP Montreal Kicks Off Today With a Bang

Starting today until September 29th, POP Montreal is back for five days of amazing new highs and soaring good times. With a plethora of events all around town in the music, arts and film genres, here are some worthy things to check out
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Last Chance to See the Chihuly Exhibition in Private

The Chihuly exhibition has drawn over 150,000 visitors in the 80 days since its opening. Taking place tomorrow, Sept 24th, from 6 to 8pm, The Chihuly Unplugged Event will be a special gathering where the Young Philanthropists Circle (YPC) gives young professionals the chance to be among the few people privileged to admire, in private, the monumental, magical works of this artist
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Papergirl Comes to Calgary

Papergirl hits the streets of Calgary this month, which gives you the chance to score some notable free art if you happen to be in the right place at the right time. Originally from Berlin, this very cool art distribution program is definitely worth checking out in the city
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Scott Boniface: Sometimes Aimless is the Best Direction

Toronto-born artist Scott Boniface and co-founder of Playground Inc, a digital creative agency in Toronto that craft products, experiences and platforms that transform brands such as Canada Goose, will be showcasing his new artwork in his debut solo show AIMLESS from September 5th-11th at the Moniker Gallery
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Must See Exhibition: TEXTING

Recently, I stopped in on the opening evening of gallerywest’s TEXTING to meet up with artists of Timeanddesire and get visually stimulated by their text-art exhibit that aims to highlight the psychological, the philosophical and the poetic
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Notable Artist Profile: Matt Durant

I’ve been a fan ever since I spotted one of Matt Durant's abstract salvaged wood pieces hung in a furniture store on Queen Street West a few years back and have been following him ever since. I was already intrigued by his use of organic materials splattered with graphic bold pattern, but even more interested when I saw his solo show of new work pop up last month
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Must See: Vivian Maier, “Out of the Shadows”

The Stephen Bulger Gallery recently hosted the opening for the first Canadian exhibition of photographs by Vivian Maier, "Out of the Shadows," featuring a selection of Maier's photographs from the 1950s through the 1970s. A must-see, to say the least
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Must Attend: RENDER Vol. 1

Prepare for sensory overload at RENDER: Vol. 1. This creative collaboration sees Chef Rob Bragagnolo from Marben cookin' up a fixed-course pop-up meal alongside amazing works from four up-and-coming visual artists and live performances and melding of sounds from six barons of beats
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