- The Past Is Present – Ngo Van Sac Solo Exhibition
Date: Thu. April 4, 2013 - Sun. May 5, 2013.
Location: The East Gallery (334 Dundas Street West) - Toronto
Ngo Van Sac, winner of Vietnam’s 2012 Dogma national portrait competition, explores the theme of temporal overlap from a variety of compelling perspectives in his solo exhibit, The Past Is The Present, at The East Gallery. His wood-engravings and –burnings, paintings and collages evocatively capture the paradox of a country rushing to modernize while at the same time holding fast to images of the past.
Exhibit Dates: April 4 – May 5. Open daily from 9:00AM – 11:00PM
Opening Reception is on Saturday April 6, from 3:00PM – 6:00 PM
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TIFF Kids International Film Festival
Date: Tue. April 9, 2013 - Sun. April 21, 2013.
Location: TIFF Bell Lightbox (Reitman Square, 350 King St W) - Toronto, Canada
TIFF Kids offers a diverse slate of films from Canada and around the world — films that take children and parents out of the everyday, and use the power of film to foster thought and encourage discussion about the complex and challenging issues facing young people today, and have lots of fun doing it.
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Date: Thu. April 11, 2013 - Sat. April 20, 2013.
Location: Various Venues (various locations) - Toronto
Established in 1987, the Images Festival is the largest festival in North America for experimental and independent moving image culture, showcasing the innovative edge of international contemporary media art both on and off the screen. Images has presented thousands of vanguard media-based projects in its 24-year history and is committed to an expanded concept of film and video practice: Alongside film and video screenings (ON SCREEN), the festival presents groundbreaking live performances (LIVE IMAGES), media art installations (OFF SCREEN) in local galleries and new media projects by many renowned Canadian and international artists.
This year’s festival takes place April 11-20, 2013. Full programming will be announced at the Catalogue Launch Party on March 21, 2013.
Toronto Art Expo
Date: Thu. April 11, 2013 - Sun. April 14, 2013.
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre (255 Front Street West) - Toronto
The Toronto Art Expo, Toronto’s only and oldest mixed show comprising galleries and the best Canadian and International invited artists at Canada’s premier venue for a fine art fair, the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, April 11th to 14th 2013.The Expo also sponsors world class installations in its commitment to bringing a superb quality art event to Toronto. Works sell from $300.00 to over $20,000.00, up to $70,000.00 – suitable for all budgets and types of buyers. This is a show for accomplished artists and artists represented by galleries whose quality can command these prices.
Click here for a 4 page PDF download about the Expo and Toronto or contact 416-265-6988 for more information.