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Double feature at MADE

Double feature at MADE

Toronto’s MADE hosts an exhibit of new works by local artists Amanda McCavour and Kirsten White.

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May 5, 2011

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Top 10 exhibits at Toronto’s Contact festival

Top 10 exhibits at Toronto’s Contact festival

Now in its 15th year, Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival is the world’s biggest photography festival, with more than 1,500 artists participating in the month-long event, held at galleries and outdoor spaces throughout Toronto. Here are our top 10 shows not to be missed.

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May 3, 2011

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Where is Ai Weiwei?

Where is Ai Weiwei?

Ai Weiwei’s arrest more than a week ago has spurred protests and petitions around the globe. The internationally acclaimed Chinese artist, dissident and designer, who collaborated with Herzog & deMeuron on the famed Bird’s Nest for the Beijing Olympics, hasn’t been heard from since April 3.

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April 11, 2011

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On exhibit: Sonia Delaunay’s vivid paintings and textiles

On exhibit: Sonia Delaunay’s vivid paintings and textiles

The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum presents the first major US museum exhibit of the Jewish-French artist’s works in over 30 years.

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March 23, 2011

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This Week: The Artist Project Toronto

This Week: The Artist Project Toronto

Kicking off tonight with an opening night party, and running through the weekend, this carefully juried exhibit is a must-see for art lovers and investors.

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March 3, 2011

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Azure reads: Living with Modernity

Azure reads: Living with Modernity

In his new book Living with Modernity, Award-winning Dutch photographer Iwan Baan poetically explores two major architectural cities built in the 1960s – Oscar Niemeyer’s Brasilia and Le Corbusier’s Chandigarh.

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February 25, 2011

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Real artists on film

Real artists on film

Next week, Toronto’s Reel Artists Film Festival brings the work of such brilliant creators as Wanda Koop, Pipilotti Rist, Sol LeWitt and Ai Weiwei to the big screen.

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February 18, 2011

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Artek gets graphic

Artek gets graphic

The renowned manufacturer lends its iconic furniture to German artist Tobias Rehberger, who has used it to captivating effect in the design of a Finnish café.

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February 17, 2011

Section: Design

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Nacho Carbonell in Paris

Nacho Carbonell in Paris

The artist-designer has created a series of LED light fixtures that look as though they were excavated from the sea.

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February 10, 2011

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New Portuguese design

New Portuguese design

The latest works from Made Out Portugal include a found object bazaar, furniture created from architecture, a two-dimensional chair and a multifunctional floor light.

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February 4, 2011

Section: Design

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