Patricia Avellan and Catherine Schmid

New York City-based Artist Patricia Avellan, and France-based, Canadian Artist, Catherine Schmid return to Navillus Gallery with an exhibition of new work! The show runs from October 14th to November 5th, 2016. The pieces will range from small to large, done in acrylic and oil that are primarily in black,

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Infinity Pool

Navillus Gallery is pleased to present INFINITY POOL, an exhibition featuring the work of Contemporary Canadian Abstract Painter Julie Gladstone. Toronto - 28 May - 27 June 2015 Julie Gladstone, Upstream, Oil and Spray Paint on Panel, 24 x 24 IN Julie Gladstone, Reservoir, Oil on Latex on Panel, 36 x

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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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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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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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Translating Art into Your Wardrobe

Over time many of the most famous and widely renowned artists have collaborated with fashion power houses and created wearable pieces of art. In many cases these garments can be elaborate, avant-garde, and adorn the daring and fashion-forward. Take for example Surrealist designer Elsa Schiaparelli’s collaborations with Salvador Dali that

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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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