REFLECT:TROPIC

Christie Lau and Kirk Mechar Running from: November 18 - December 16 Navillus Gallery is pleased to present Christie Lau and Kirk Mechar’s Reflect:Tropic, with selected small to large size paintings and sculptural pieces. The two artists find their inspiration within nature; however, they explore their mediums in drastically different

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Small Works II

Navillus Gallery is pleased to present SMALL WORKS II, our second annual exhibition of smaller-scale, affordable works of art for the holiday season. TORONTO, 19 November - 19 December 2015 Rundi Phelan, Over the Rainbow, Mixed Media on Canvas, 12 x 12 IN Rundi Phelan, I Want You to Know, Mixed Media on

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FLUX

Navillus Gallery is pleased to present FLUX, an exhibition featuring the work of Contemporary Canadian Artist Russna Kaur. Toronto – 9 July – 8 August 2015 Through a variety of media, Toronto-based artist Russna Kaur bridges the gap between art and design, believing that one always inspires the other. She leans towards

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There’s a Party in My Paints!

Navillus Gallery proudly presents There’s a Party in My Paints!, an exhibition featuring the work of Canadian Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painter, Zac Kenny. Toronto – 11 September – 1 November – There’s a Party in My Paints!  features the work of Zac Kenny, an artist who draws inspiration from the belief that people,

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Peter Fischer, On the Way From Somewhere Going Home II, Oil on Canvas, 24 x 30 IN

On the Way from Somewhere

Navillus Gallery proudly presents On the Way from Somewhere, Contemporary Landscapes by Peter Fischer. TORONTO- May 29th – June 28th, 2014 –  Peter Fischer’s paintings focus primarily on the fine nuances of the natural world. With a background in graphic design, his carefully honed eye for detail captures the randomly

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The Changing Space of the Art Gallery

A few weeks ago, those who could get a ticket eagerly gathered at the Art Gallery of Ontario to watch Patti Smith perform. The event was part of the AGO’s new “First Thursday’s” series,  featuring musical performances, drinks, DJ’s, book readings and artists talks, while the creative, fashionable and artistically

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Happy Birthday Agnes Martin

When I think of art I think of beauty. Beauty is the mystery of life. It is not in the eye it is in the mind. In our minds there is awareness of perfection. – Agnes Martin, born this day, 1912

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Beautiful things this week: The art wall

You may notice a bit of a theme to this week’s post… The art wall is an amazing way to start an art collection on a budget. If you are nervous about investing in a large scale painting, you can instead start to buy smaller drawings, prints (check out SunsetBLVD

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Epic Vistas

Navillus Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Epic Vistas, an exhibition that enlists viewers in the role of explorer, and invites them to journey through grand North American landscapes. This exhibition features the works of historical and contemporary masters including A.J. Casson, Peter Poskas, Myles MacDonald, and Peter

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Why do we go to galleries?

“A big, very large, smaller or medium size building divided up in various rooms. On the walls hang small, medium sized or large canvasses. Thousands of canvasses. Thanks to the application of various colours we see pieces of “nature.” Animals in light and shade, drinking water, standing near the water,

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