Archive for the Oakville Tag

Art in the Garden: Alex Metcalfe, Janet Cardiff at Oakville Galleries

Oakville is almost an hour’s drive outside of downtown Toronto, and Oakville Galleries is one of VoCA’s favorite regional galleries. Gairloch Gardens is a beautiful, lakeside garden on the shores of Lake Ontario that makes the drive to Oakville worth it even without art in the garden. Audiences enjoying the Tree Listening Project. Image: alexmetcalfe.co.uk British artist Alex Metcalf’s Tree
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Loved and Loathed: Oakville Galleries, Jessica Bradley, Susan Hobbs, Thrush Holmes

LOVED: VoCA hasn’t seen anything really mind-blowing lately, but then we still haven’t been to see the David Altmejd show at Oakville Galleries. Until we manage to get there, we recommend checking it out. David Altmejd, The Academy (birds), 2005. Image: artnet.com We did really like Shary Boyle’s sculpture at Jessica Bradley Art & Projects in Toronto. Her figurines and
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