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Why Toronto's Power Ball is Worth the Price Tag

Why Toronto's Power Ball is Worth the Price Tag

It's no trip to the dollar store to splurge on a $165.00 ticket (or $300 for VIP) to next week's Power Ball: Old/New World, the Power Plant's annual fundraiser event. Especially when it's on a Thursday (June 5th) and you...
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Must Attend: Dancers in Love by Decidedly Jazz Danceworks

We had the honour of attending the opening night of Decidedly Jazz Danceworks’ (DJD) production, Dancers in Love, over the weekend at Theatre Junction Grand. Guests were delightfully entertained with some of the famous – and not so famous – pieces performed by the company over the last three decades
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Mark Hopkins: Today's Notable Young Entrepreneur

Today's Notable Young Entrepreneur is Mark Hopkins, who's active in too many endeavours around Calgary to list in this short description. You might know him as the man behind 'We Should Know Each Other', but you'll have to read on to find out what else he's doing to engage Calgary's cultural community
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Local Artist Matt Durant Set to Premiere 'Reclaimed' at Planet in Focus Film Festival

You probably remember Matt Durant from our coverage of his solo show, Resilience, at Goodfellas Gallery in Toronto earlier this year. When we heard Daniel Thomson made a film focusing on Matt’s work, we definitely had to share with all of you
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Event Recap: Museum Quarter Showing at the MMFA

This was one vernissage not to be missed! Now in its third year and tallying 600 strong in attendance, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts recently held a discovery evening showcasing many of the businesses located within a stone’s throw of the stately Sherbrooke Street landmark
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Must Attend Exhibit: Tyler Armstrong's 'Unknown Pleasures'

Just in time for Halloween weekend, Toronto-based artist Tyler Amrstrong will reveal a new body of work that will transform the concept of nostalgia and excite the nerves. Here's why you should check it out
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Station 16 Launches NYC Meets MTL Exhibit

Station 16 Gallery, the Main’s favourite art stop and hub for showcasing the work of local and international graffiti and street artists, is launching its spankin’ new group show, NYC meets MTL, today
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Toronto Artist Offers Nostalgic Look Into Saturday Mornings Past

Your Saturday morning sure looks a lot different right now than it did in the 1980s, doesn’t it? Now, you can revisit these days as Toronto-based artist Jessica Gorlicky, or Jessgo, as she is better known, offers a relatable blast from the past with a nostalgic collection of 95 new works that celebrate the simple joys of Saturday mornings back in the day
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Nicole Charles: Today's Notable Young Professional

Today's Notable Young Professional is visual artist Nicole Charles, who is currently exploring ink on Plexiglas and using her talent to benefit various charitable causes across Toronto. What advice does she have for other young professionals and artists? Find out in today's profile
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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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