Patricia Gore at Art Sync recently caught up with Artist Project artists and did an Interview with Julia Vandepolder, Shannon Dickie and Rachel Vanderzwet!
Watch it at: www.vimeo/63166456
JNAAG Juried Art Show
Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery , SARNIA
Saturday May 18 - September 8, 2013
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 18, 2-5pm
FIRST PRIZE AWARD *, for 'Unveiling Folds', oil on panel, Diptych, 2013, 48 x 90
52nd TORONTO OUTDOOR ART EXHIBITION
July 5-7, 2013, Nathan Phillips Square, TORONTO
Looking Forward to my Third consecutive year at the TOAE! More details to follow.
DIFFERENT STROKES: 23 PAINTERS
April 6- April 28th, 2013
Opening Reception: Saturday, April 6 from 1-5 pm
All welcome, Join us for a glass of wine!
Canadian Fine Arts Gallery
577 Mount Pleasant Rd
ART GALLERY OF HAMILTON SPRING ART SALE
Thursday, May 2 through until Sunday, May 5, 2013
Free, All wecome!
VIEWPOINTS - SOLO EXHIBITION
The AL Green Gallery, Toronto
With a focus on Studio Art and Art History, Julia Vandepolder earned an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Guelph in 2009. She recently won the 'DRAWING 2012' First Prize Award in the 13th Annual Juried Exhibition at the John B. Aird Gallery and the Founding Chairman’s Award at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition (TOAE). She completed a four-week residency at the Vermont Studio Centre and has been continuously exhibiting at public and private galleries across Ontario.Her work is featured in several private and corporate collections including the BMO Financial Group. More of her work can be seen at the Telephone Booth Gallery in Toronto.
Julia Vandepolder's paintings explore transformations within abandoned and collapsing urban and rural architectural complexes. She observes and documents the details of these spaces, focusing on the remaining structures which are extensively patterned through weathering and decay.
ONTARIO ARTS COUNCIL
EMERGING ARTIST GRANT
Julia greatly acknowledges the generous support from The Ontario Arts Council, an agency of the Government of Ontario.
2012 Biannual Juried Exhibition:
WAR AND PEACE
Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant
Nov. 3, 2012 - Jan. 3, 2013
FIRST PRIZE AWARD**
Opening Reception Gala, November 10th at 7pm
THEME : For artists, the subject of War and Peace is an invitation to explore a broad range of ideas: quality in life, current political atmosphere, personal, historical, positive vs negative, aggression, reconciliation.
VAM 35th ANNUAL JURIED ART SHOW
Art Gallery of Mississauga
January 18- March 2, 2013
Opening Reception: Thursday, January 17, 6pm.
Art Gallery of Mississauga
300 City Centre Drive ( across from Square One, and The Living Arts Centre)
HONOURABLE MENTION AWARD*
The jurors and AGM Curator and Director of Programmes Stuart Keeler will be conducting a Walk the Talk on Sat. January 26 at 1pm
THE ARTIST PROJECT
Feb. 21-24, 2013
The Artist Project takes place at the Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto
HARMONY ARTS FESTIVAL, WEST VANCOUVER
First Weekend - Aug. 3-6th, 2012
Booth 48- Painting
Fri. August 3: 2- 9pm
Sat. Agust 4: 11am- 9pm
Sun. August 5: 11am- 9pm
Mon. August 6: 11am-9pm
The 2012 Festival proudly features the Art Market, sponsored by Vancouver's North Shore Tourism, with a line-up of artists and artisans selected by an esteemed jury: Ross Penhall, Celia Pickles, and Sudan Remnant. Taking over Argyle Avenue along the waterfront for the second year, over 80 artists and artisans from B.C, the Maritimes, ON and the US will be selling original creations. Festival visitors will find one-of-a-kind pottery, jewellery, fashion, leather goods, paintings, woodwork, glass and more.
INSIGHTS JURIED ART EXHIBITION
Wellington County Museum & Archives,
(between Fergus and Elora)
Wed. June 20- Sun. Sept. 2, 2012
Out of 332 entries for this years Insights show,from the Wellington, Dufferin, Grey & Bruce Counties, the region of Waterloo & Halton and the city of Guelph, 75 pieces were selected to comprise the show.
PAINTING AWARD - Donor: Wyndham Art Supplies
I am happy to announce that my painting, " Crawl Space", 2011, oil on canvas- was selected for the Painting Award, and will be in the Wellington Country Museum & Archives permanent collection!
Living Arts Centre Gallery - 2nd Floor
Jue 30- Aug. 19th, 2012
Both a painting and drawing of mine have been accepted into an upcoming show at the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga. 'Decent Exposure' is an exhibition that singles out fresh artists to get excited about.
Participating artists include:
Lauren Baker, Michael Bennardo, Joel Fullerton, Karen Harris, Gillian King, Alexis Mitchell & Sharlene Ramboat, Darren Rigo, Melina Sevilla, Connie Tong, Julia Vandepolder and Julia Verbitsky.
Opening Reception: Thurs., July 5th: 7-10pm
Gallery Hours: Tues. to Fri: 10 am- 4pm/ Saturday: 1pm-4pm. Sunday & Monday- Closed.
TORONTO OUDOOR ART EXHIBITION
July 6, 7 & 8, 2012
Booth # 100- White Section
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ART GALLERY OF HAMILTON SPRING ART SHOW and SALE
Thursday May 3rd - Sunday, May 6, 2012
Opening Night: Thursday, May 3rd at 7pm.
Thursday, May 3 and Friday, May 4- 11am to 9pm
Saturday, May 5 and Sunday, May 6- 12 noon to 5pm
Tuesday, Feb. 7th until Friday, March 2, 2012
Opening reception and award ceremony: Thursday, February 9 from 6-8pm.
FIRST PRIZE DRAWING AWARD
"The Green Room", graphite, conter, chalk and oil pastels, charcoal on panel, 48 x 90", 2011
BEST OF 2011 TORONTO OUTDOOR ART EXHIBITION AWARD WINNERS
First Canadian Place
100 King Street West, Concourse Level
Show Dates: Jan. 16- April 27, 2012
Opening Reception: Thursday, Jan. 19th, 6- 8pm
Artists in Attendance
Gallery Hours- Open daily: 11-3pm
Honours Bachelor of Arts (Major in Studio Arts, Minor in Art History), University of Guelph,ON
FIRST PRIZE AWARD
JNAAG Juried Art Show, Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, Sarnia
HONOURABLE MENTION AWARD-
(Donor: Currys Art) VAM 35th Annual Juried Art Show, Art Gallery of Mississauga
FIRST PRIZE AWARD (Donor: RBC Foundation)
EMERGING ARTIST GRANT- Ontario Arts Council
PAINTING AWARD , Insights Juried Art Exhibition,Fergus, ON
FIRST PRIZE - DRAWING 2012: Juried Art Exhibition, Toronto, ON
FOUNDING CHAIRMAN'S AWARD - 50th Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto, ON
VIEWPOINTS, The Al Green Gallery, Toronto, ON
( March 6- April 13, 2013)
Backhouse, Telephone Booth Gallery, Toronto, ON
Remnants, VSVSVS Gallery, Toronto, ON
The Rivoli, Toronto, ON
Selected works, Ashlar House, Erin, ON
New works, Groundswell, Alliston, ON
Recent Paintings, Telephone Booth Gallery, Toronto,ON
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
DRAWING 2012- 13th Annual Exhibition, John B.Aird Gallery, Toronto, ON
Best of 2011, First Canadian Place, Toronto, ON
50th Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Nathan Phillips Square,Toronto, ON
Upcoming: (August 5 – September 6), The Dam Gallery, Alton, ON
Parallels , Kreviazuk/Vandepolder, G Gallery/vsvsvs*, Toronto, ON
Memory Juried Exhibition,John B.Aird Gallery, Toronto, ON
Group Show: Selected Artists, TAG Art Gallery, St. Catharines, ON
Scapes Juried Exhibition, Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts, Toronto, ON
Inaugural Group Show, Bohemia (Frances Thomas Art Projects), Barrie, ON
Biannual Juried Exhibition: Forces of Nature ,Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford, ON
Biannual Juried Exhibition,Grimsby Public Art Gallery, Grimsby, ON
42nd Open National Juried Exhibition,SCA,Todmorden Mills, Papermill Gallery, Toronto, ON
31st Insights Juried Exhibition, Wellington County Museum & Archives, Fergus, ON