January 18-27, 2019
Harbourfront Centre is a hub of activity for the 9th annual DesignTO Festival with seven exhibitions and a public talk, spanning craft, installation, film, art, and more.
The public opening reception for all exhibitions is Friday, January 25, 7-10pm.
In the Artport Gallery, we are pleased to present ‘Surface Tension.’ Co-presented and curated by DesignTO. January 18 – March 3. Click here for more information about this exhibition, including gallery hours.
‘Nordic Glass’ highlights a new generation of Danish, Finnish, Swedish and Norwegian glass artists and designers focused on self-expression, experimentation and entrepreneurship. Curated by Marlee Choo & Melanie Egan. September 22 – June 2.
‘Skew-Whiff’ is a group exhibition exploring skewed views, misalignment or sideways-thinking to create new works. Curated by Emma Piirtoniemi. January 18 – June 2. This exhibition is closed on Mondays.
‘In still life’ is a collaborative project between ceramic artist Kaley Flowers and glass artist Jared Last. The work explores a future where bio hacking, cybernetics, and hobby farming collide to establish a new realm of design. January 18 – June 2.
A solo exhibition of work by Michelle Forsyth explores the role of textiles in the artist’s diverse multidiscplinary practice. Curated by Melanie Egan. January 18 – June 2.
An installation by textile-based artist denirée isabel explores the ethereal nature of transparent, malleable, and reflective objects to move between reality and fiction. Curated by Melanie Egan. January 18 – June 2. Window installation is viewable at all hours.
A large-scale installation by ceramics-based artist Shaun Peter Mallonga. Curated by Marlee Choo. January 18 – June 2.
For more information about each exhibition visit: harbourfrontcentre.com/visualarts
Fri, Jan 18, 2019 — Sun, Jun 2, 2019
235 Queens Quay West
Opening Reception: Frid, Jan 25, 7-10pm
10:00 am — 8:00 pm
Evelina Dovsten, Bjørn Friborg, Mervi Haapakoski, Renata Jakowleff, Kristin Larsson, Sini Majuri, Auli Rautiainen, Kirsten Vikingstad Storesund, Ida Wieth, Emma Aurelia, Shelbey Dodds, Amy Duval, Avis Yu Han Ho, Jared Last, Agnes Xiaoyan Guan, deniree isabel, Shaun Peter Mallonga, Michelle Forsyth, Jared Last, Kaley Flowers
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