Tabletop Intimacies: a discussion led by author Kate Taylor.
Thursday, May 15 at the Central Branch of the Oakville Pubic Library at Centennial Square in the Auditorium at 7:00pm
In partnership with the Oakville Public Library, Globe and Mail cultural critic and author, Kate Taylor will read briefly from her novels, and discuss the artistic power of mealtimes both in her own writing and in the photographs of What We Bring to the Table (on display at Gairloch Gardens). More »
Busted: When all else fails, a sense of humour will get you home. Silverglen’s one-woman show is a spirited romp that takes you on a journey from the quaint life of an ‘out’ urban lesbian mother to the frightening fairytale landscape of a cancer diagnosis and finally her whirlwind transformation to healthy survivor and activist. Silverglen whisks you away to the land of ‘Awwws’ with humour and grace!
May3, 2 pm at The Pearl Company (Opus Mundi Festival Schedule)
Toto, I Don’t Think We’re In Kansas Anymore…
The Centre for Cultural Management at the University of Waterloo (UW) is collaborating with the Center for Arts Management and Technology at Carnegie Mellon University to host a Technology in the Arts Conference in Waterloo, May 9&10. More »
Wellington Artists’ Gallery and Art Centre.
Featured Artist: May 1-May 31 is Jerre Davidson, Glass Artist.
Opening Reception is Sat. May 10 from 2pm till 4pm.
Please visit www.wellingtonartistsgallery.ca for details
The Grand Opening of Wellington Artists’ Gallery and Art Centre will take place Sat May 3-
2pm at 6142 Wellington Rd 29, RR4 Fergus, On. The Gallery will be open daily from 10am
to 5pm, May 1 until mid- Nov annually. Wonderful works in many disciplines are on display
and for sale. Many interesting workshops are being scheduled throughout the summer. In
addition to the exhibition of regular Artist Members, Guest Artists will display their works
for month-long periods throughout the season.
Visit our website www.wellingtonartistsgallery.ca for directions, info about becoming a
member and current Member Galleries. Plan to join us for the Grand Opening.
At Gallery 435, 435 Barton St. Ham, May 09. Exquisite Corpse Three different screens; 3 different artists; three minutes each sharing just a tidbit of info with each other. Triple
Screen Video Show, Show times 7:00 pm and 12:00 am one night only, call 905 526 9102.
At J.W.Bush Gallery, 459 Main W Ham, Photographs by Michael Mulley, May 09 – June 13.
Opening rec. May 09 7:00 -10:00 pm
In Buffalo at College Street Gallery, May 10, from Hamilton; Bob Ezergailis, Ellis Bateson, William Ferguson, Santo Barbieri, Jeff Bush. May 10 – June 13
Opening rec May 10 7:00 pm http://collegestreetgallery.tripod.com/collegestreet.htm
C O N R A D F U R E Y G A L L E R Y
The Conrad Furey Gallery invites you to our Grand Opening May 3 and 4
433 Maple Ave. (at King St. East) Hamilton On.
Featuring Major Works by the late Conrad Furey.
Opening Reception: May 3 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM and May 4 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
To view Conrad’s work and for more info on the artist go to http://www.conradfurey.com/
The Art Gallery of Hamilton is pleased to announce the return of its eagerly anticipated Art Sale, a unique art sales event featuring original works by more than 50 local and regional artists, Thursday, May 1 (12 noon to 9 pm), Friday, May 2 (12 noon to 9 pm), Saturday, May 3 (12 noon to 5 pm) and Sunday, May 4 (12 noon to 5 pm). More »
April 11: This ‘Second’ Friday we will visit 270 Sherman at which time we will take in the exciting new T H & B Collective’s current exhibition as well as the artist’s studios of the Imperial Cotton Centre for the Arts. We will then wend our way to the James North Art Crawl and now that his renovations are completed, Bill Powell’s Studio Gallery where we will see the marvelously changed studio space and gallery of the Tiger Group. More »
22nd Pelham Art Festival 2008 Mothers Day Weekend May 9, 10 and 11.
Friday, May 9th 7-10pm Gala Evening. This year, live jazz music will be featured throughout the 3 day event. The Friday evening Gala will feature Toronto singer and Canadian idol vocal coach Sarah Morrison and her band, Marty Anderson on piano. accompanist for Michael Burgess and other top vocalists; Niagara’s own Jim Casson on drums. More »
with Alan Gasser and Becca Whitla, world and community musicians. Sat May 3 at 9:00 a.m. (registration & refreshments), workshop 9:30 – 4:00
MacNeill Baptist Church, SW corner of King West and Cline in Westdale, Hamilton
$70 all materials, lunch & refreshments included or $65 with “bring a friend” or register with payment by April 21st.
For more info, or to register please contact: Sue Crowe Connolly, firstname.lastname@example.org or 905-544-1302
T H & B: Resuscitating the common name of the defunct Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo Railway, which operated out of Hamilton from 1895-1987, 21 visual artists respond to the post-industrial context of the 3rd floor at 270 Sherman, a former textile mill located in the industrial heart of Hamilton.
270 Sherman is North of Barton Street at Lansdowne Avenue
Opening Reception: Saturday, April 12 @ 8:00 pm More »
Village Theatre (Waterdown) collected over 40 stories from local immigrants. Leaving Home, Coming Home is the result. This theatrical event recounts these histories in a collage of music, drama, comedy, poetry and dance. Created by Village Theatre Waterdown, directed by Lisbie Rae, conceived by Michael Rae. Performed at Memorial Hall, 317 Dundas St. (Hwy 5), Waterdown. April 25, 26, May 1, 2, 3, 8*, 9, 10 at 8:00 p.m., May 3 at 2:00 p.m. More »
1. March 26. Storytelling Concert at Guelph Civic Museum. “By Word of Mouth”
2. March 27. World Storytelling Day in Cambridge. “Awake and Dreaming.”
3. March 28 – April 6. Toronto Storytelling Festival.
4. April 11. Old Masters Concert by Voyageur Storytelling. Conservatory for the Arts in Hamilton. More »
As part of a province wide initiative from Ontario Heritage Trust, the 6th Annual Doors Open Hamilton event takes place on May 3rd & 4th, 2008 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. More »
Come join us for our annual Book Sale where you will find great deals on gently-used books. We are collecting used books in March & April. Drop them off Mon-Fri, 9am till 4pm @ 75 MacNab S., Rm 329 (YWCA building) 905-529-9907 email@example.com
Sale info: May 3/08 – 9:30a.m.-5:00p.m. and May 4/08, 11am _ 5pm More »