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  • moreless LAHDE, Kristiina
    The Birds and the Bees

    The Birds and the Bees

    This exhibition aims to provide a refresher on the various ways avian and apian characteristics are being employed by contemporary artists. Rather ...

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  • moreless LAKE, Suzy
    Un-home-ly

    Un-home-ly

    Un-home-ly assembles works in painting, sculpture, video and photography to highlight the feminist tendency toward prodigious articulations of the ...

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  • moreless LAMB BOBAK, Molly
    Is there a there there?

    Is there a there there?

    In bringing together visual images of suburbia from the collections of the National Gallery of Canada and the Canadian Museum of Contemporary ...

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  • moreless LA MELIA, Tiziana
    Freedom of Assembly

    Freedom of Assembly

    Drawing on the stuff of our everyday lives—such as newspapers, books, and readily available scrap—these artists take up collage as a strategy, rather ...

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    Down To Write You This Poem Sat

    Down To Write You This Poem Sat

    Art and poetry share a long and rich history, from the visual poetry experiments of the modernist avant-garde to the association of the Beat ...

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  • moreless LARIVIÈRE, Maryse
    Down To Write You This Poem Sat

    Down To Write You This Poem Sat

    Art and poetry share a long and rich history, from the visual poetry experiments of the modernist avant-garde to the association of the Beat ...

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  • moreless LATOUR, Toni
    Fuzzy

    Fuzzy

    FUZZY explores the complex and loving relationships between people and pet animals. One of the main criteria for choosing these artists is their ...

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  • moreless LEBLANC, Craig
    Burning Cold

    Burning Cold

    Burning Cold presents the work of visual artists from both above and below the 60th parallel who investigate myths of the North and reinterpret them ...

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  • moreless LEMIEUX, Lyse
    Out of Line

    Out of Line

    Out of Line brings together recent works by more than thirty contemporary artists from across Canada working in drawing's expanded field. ...

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  • moreless LÉONARD, Emmanuelle
    Urban Territories

    Urban Territories

    As its title suggests, Urban Territories / Territoires urbains is meant to be understood on different levels: it addresses not only the question of ...

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  • moreless LETINSKY, Laura
    Where I Lived, and What I Lived For

    Where I Lived, and What I Lived For

    Oakville Galleries is located in the spaces of a once-private estate house and a public library. The two-part exhibition Where I Lived, and What I ...

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    Sublimation

    Sublimation

    Through acts of transformation, illusion and suspension, the works in this exhibition focus intently on the perceptual experience of the viewer.

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    What We Bring to the Table

    What We Bring to the Table

    Sitting around a table can ignite emotional interactions of all types, ranging from celebratory festivities and story-telling to a food-fight just ...

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    Laura Letinsky

    Laura Letinsky

    At Oakville Galleries in Gairloch Gardens (once a former home) Letinsky complicates and confuses the reading of the empty house imagery to create a ...

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  • moreless LEVINE, Les
    Les Levine

    Les Levine

    For more than five decades, the work of Irish-Canadian-American artist Les Levine has taken shape across a wide range of techniques, media and ...

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  • moreless LEWIS, Mark
    Weathervane

    Weathervane

    At a time when the effects of global warming might be twice as catastrophic as previously thought, and extreme climate events threaten us worldwide, ...

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  • moreless LEXIER, Micah
    Silent As Glue

    Silent As Glue

    The works in Silent As Glue are deceivingly simple. They are the results of large doses of intuition, a dialogue with art history, a play between ...

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    Micah Lexier

    Micah Lexier

    While the search for identity has always been paramount in Lexier's practice, this lost child of the traditional portrait is never going to fit ...

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    Where I Lived, and What I Lived For

    Where I Lived, and What I Lived For

    Oakville Galleries is located in the spaces of a once-private estate house and a public library. The two-part exhibition Where I Lived, and What I ...

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    Down To Write You This Poem Sat

    Down To Write You This Poem Sat

    Art and poetry share a long and rich history, from the visual poetry experiments of the modernist avant-garde to the association of the Beat ...

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    You've Really Got a Hold on Me

    You've Really Got a Hold on Me

    On the occasion of her retirement from Oakville Galleries, Curator Marnie Fleming organizes You've Really Got a Hold on Me featuring select works ...

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    Revealing the Subject

    Revealing the Subject

    This gathering of works from Oakville Galleries's permanent collection suggests that the state of portraiture is likewise a category in flux, one ...

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    Soft Passages

    Soft Passages

    Curiously, Oakville Galleries' 25th anniversary managed to sneak up on the staff. This unexpected arrival helped set the tone for marking the ...

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    One Thing After Another

    One Thing After Another

    This exhibition explores pieces from Oakville Galleries Permanent Collection that deal with systems and formats in which contemporary artists have ...

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    Odd Bodies

    Odd Bodies

    Oakville Galleries presents Odd Bodies, a selection of works from the National Gallery's permanent collection of modern and contemporary art and ...

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  • moreless LICHA, Emanuel
    Diabolique

    Diabolique

    Diabolique brings together twenty-one artists who address the impact of war, violence and human conflict on contemporary life.

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  • moreless LINKLATER, Duane
    Propped

    Propped

    To propose, to proposition, to prop up: Propped explores the varied functions and meanings of the prop in the work of contemporary Canadian artists, ...

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  • moreless LIPPARD, Hanne
    Down To Write You This Poem Sat

    Down To Write You This Poem Sat

    Art and poetry share a long and rich history, from the visual poetry experiments of the modernist avant-garde to the association of the Beat ...

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  • moreless LIPSETT, Arthur
    Where I Lived, and What I Lived For

    Where I Lived, and What I Lived For

    Oakville Galleries is located in the spaces of a once-private estate house and a public library. The two-part exhibition Where I Lived, and What I ...

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  • moreless LIU, An Te
    Hyper Spaces

    Hyper Spaces

    Hyper Spaces focuses on this sense that we are standing at the threshold between the everyday and the extraordinary, the bizarre, the impossible. It ...

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  • moreless LOEFFLER, Frances
    Zin Taylor

    Zin Taylor

    The work of Paris-based Canadian artist Zin Taylor probes the spaces between object and idea, form and thought. Taylor's work imagines the mind as a ...

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  • moreless LOGUE, Deirdre
    Uneasy Pieces

    Uneasy Pieces

    From anxiety about economic recession, warfare and the violence of international terrorism, to concerns about consumerism and the decentered world of ...

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    Deirdre Logue

    Deirdre Logue

    For the past ten years, the film and video work of Deirdre Logue has explored self-representation, the passage of time, and the nature of everyday ...

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    The Green of Her

    The Green of Her

    The works included in The Green of Her map out landscapes in unlikely sources—a fur muff, a floral carpet, the folds of a napkin—and imagine what new ...

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  • moreless LONG, Gareth
    Sobey Art Award

    Sobey Art Award

    Oakville Galleries is pleased to present Sobey Art Award: 2011 Ontario Long List, a group exhibition that takes the pulse of contemporary art-making ...

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    Sublimation

    Sublimation

    Through acts of transformation, illusion and suspension, the works in this exhibition focus intently on the perceptual experience of the viewer.

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    Gareth Long

    Gareth Long

    Through his practice over the past six years, Gareth Long has explored the value, reproducibility, and tactility of video. In crafting modes of the ...

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  • moreless LOVE, Karen
    Weathervane

    Weathervane

    At a time when the effects of global warming might be twice as catastrophic as previously thought, and extreme climate events threaten us worldwide, ...

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  • moreless LUCAS, Sarah
    Body: New Art from the UK

    Body: New Art from the UK

    The thirteen artists in this exhibition all take the body as the principal subject of their work. As a group, they represent two generations of ...

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  • moreless LUKIN LINKLATER, Tanya
    Down To Write You This Poem Sat

    Down To Write You This Poem Sat

    Art and poetry share a long and rich history, from the visual poetry experiments of the modernist avant-garde to the association of the Beat ...

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  • moreless LUM, Ken
    You've Really Got a Hold on Me

    You've Really Got a Hold on Me

    On the occasion of her retirement from Oakville Galleries, Curator Marnie Fleming organizes You've Really Got a Hold on Me featuring select works ...

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    Where I Lived, and What I Lived For

    Where I Lived, and What I Lived For

    Oakville Galleries is located in the spaces of a once-private estate house and a public library. The two-part exhibition Where I Lived, and What I ...

    Open archive
    Uneasy Pieces

    Uneasy Pieces

    From anxiety about economic recession, warfare and the violence of international terrorism, to concerns about consumerism and the decentered world of ...

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    Is there a there there?

    Is there a there there?

    In bringing together visual images of suburbia from the collections of the National Gallery of Canada and the Canadian Museum of Contemporary ...

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    Contaminated Systems

    Contaminated Systems

    This exhibition explores the various ways that our society's interpretation of cultural and personal symptoms has been contaminated and suggests that ...

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  • moreless LUNDH, Johan
    The Talking Cure

    The Talking Cure

    Foregrounding video and performance, The Talking Cure features works made since the global financial crisis by six international artists.

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  • moreless LUSSIER, Réal
    Urban Territories

    Urban Territories

    As its title suggests, Urban Territories / Territoires urbains is meant to be understood on different levels: it addresses not only the question of ...

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