Art

Willow Arts Fall 2019 Exhibition & Performances

The 2019 Fall Arts Extravaganza by Willow Arts Community happens this week at Rodman Hall Art Centre, and we offer a teaser of this diversely artistic community showcase.

Deconstructed / Reassembled Portraiture: Kim Van Stygeren

I cut my teeth (sometimes literally, on people) as an arts writer on the Prairies,…

Familial Motifs Bring Custodio’s Patterns To Life

Danny Custodio’s exhibition of new works opened at Rodman Hall Art Centre this fall, and is both seductive visually and a piece of social history, touching upon the immigrant experience in Niagara.

5th Annual Art Show and Toy Drive at Studio 4 Tattoo Parlour in support of Gillian’s Place

The 5th Annual Art Show and Toy Drive, at Studio 4 Tattoo Parlour in Downtown St. Catharines, is an annual event to support Gilian’s Place. Amber Lee Williams will be exhibiting new works, and its an evening of music and fun where you can #buymoreart to help out Gillian’s Place, this Christmas.

In conversation: Jon Shaw and Transfigurement

Jon Shaw’s exhibition of new work at NAC documents the devolution of the former General Hospital on Queenston Street in St. Catharines, in both an artistically and socially engaging manner.

Be[e]ing & Seeing: Compounding Visions

Charmaine Lurch’s exhibition Compounding Vision at the Riverbrink Art Museum offers visual metaphors for how we understand – or ignore – history.

Diverse Transformations

The latest iteration of the annual St. Catharines Juried Exhibition is both a visually evocative and conceptually engaging exploration of the theme of Transformations.

Sheldon Rooney: a carnival of colour and motion

Sheldon Rooney is a prolific artist who works in a varity of media, and in this artist feature, he offers a preview of his upcoming exhibition at NAC.

Thompson’s we know more now: experience rendered in mark-making

Bruce Thompson is presenting a new body of work, all about experience and memory in mark making, at Rise Above Restaurant in downtown St. Catharines.

Andrea LeTourneau’s SHIFT: one night only

Andrea LeTourneau’s SHIFT is a one night only event, combining aspects of dance, performance and visual arts This is the latest in her multidisciplinary, temporary works she’s produced in collaborative frameworks.