Tag Archives: Exhibition

background to Free Black North exhibition at the AGO

Toronto. February was Black History month. PHSC member Dr Julie Crooks of the AGO discussed the background to her exhibition, “Free Black North”, and the influence blacks had on photography. She is busy conducting on-going research while performing her regular … Continue reading

Posted in program | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on background to Free Black North exhibition at the AGO

Finding Canada in the NYT Archive

< Toronto. Dr Denise Birkhofer of the Ryerson Image Centre spoke on Finding Canada in the New York Times Archive at our January 17th meeting augmenting her recently ended exhibition  at the RIC called “The Faraway Nearby” which uses selected photographs from … Continue reading

Posted in program | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Finding Canada in the NYT Archive

Douglas Kirkland exhibition in Paris, France

  Toronto. Our friends at GadCOLLECTION over in Paris are hosting an exhibition this summer from May 24th to July 3rd 2018. If you are in Europe this summer be sure to visit GadCOLLECTION and see this showing of images … Continue reading

Posted in people, photos | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Douglas Kirkland exhibition in Paris, France

Vivian Maier exhibition in Austria May 29 to Aug 19, 2018

Toronto. Our friends at WestLicht gallery in Austria, are exhibiting a number of prints by the late Vivian Maier of Chicago. Her work was discovered by accident shortly after her death. Click here to read the full details in the WestLicht … Continue reading

Posted in photos | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Vivian Maier exhibition in Austria May 29 to Aug 19, 2018

Xposé 2018 opening today

Toronto. The Canadian Association of Professional Image Creators (CAPIC) includes photographers. CAPIC is hosting CAPIC Xposé today, April 5, 2018, from 6 to 10 pm at The Papermill Gallery located at the Todmorden Mills Heritage Site, 67 Pottery Rd down … Continue reading

Posted in activities-other, events | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Xposé 2018 opening today

Spiess at Bulger this April

Toronto. The late Karl Spiess of Germany took many photographs in war torn Europe during the second world war (WW2). Newz4u.ca recently announced that the Stephen Bulger Gallery here in Toronto in a recent article would feature his photographs. The … Continue reading

Posted in people, photos | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Spiess at Bulger this April

The earliest days of American photography

Toronto. Thanks to my good friend and co-founder of the PHSC, John Linsky, for emailing me about this NY Times article on the Getty exhibition of early American photography by Rena Silverman. I did a post about the Getty exhibition … Continue reading

Posted in events, photos | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on The earliest days of American photography

Kyriakos Kaziras photographic exhibition

Toronto. GADcollection in Paris France is hosting an exhibition of photographs taken by Kyriakos Kaziras in the Big Apple. The exhibition runs from this March 15 to April 15. You can buy one or more of these dramatic photographs even … Continue reading

Posted in photos | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Kyriakos Kaziras photographic exhibition

Avard Woolaver, photographer

Toronto. Avard Woolaver grew up in Hants county, Nova Scotia, home of many of my ancestors on my mother’s father’s side. Avard is a photographer, author, and a Ryerson grad. He mounted an exhibition in room 310 at the Ryerson … Continue reading

Posted in people, photos | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Avard Woolaver, photographer

Gilbert Garcin “Life is a Theatre” Exhibition

Toronto. My friends in the AnzenbergerGallery, Absberggasse 27, Vienna, Austria emailed me on Thursday that the exhibition of works by Gilbert Garcin opens February 15, 2018 at 7 pm and goes from February 16 to May 19, 2018. “When talking about his photographs, Gilbert Garcin … Continue reading

Posted in photos | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Gilbert Garcin “Life is a Theatre” Exhibition