Toronto

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2019

UJA Art Collecting Panel

Last night, I was proud to be featured on a panel discussion at a Women’s Philanthropy event benefiting UJA Federation. The topic was How to Build an Art Collection, and featured myself, gallerist Lisa Diamond... | Read Full Post

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2018

A Roncesvalles Stroll

Toronto’s Roncesvalles area is home to some of the city’s most exciting and inspiring galleries and shops. There is a creative, artisan spirit to businesses like Blacksmith Cycle and restaurants like Branca which gives the neighbourhood... | Read Full Post

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2017

At Our Table

On May 29th in Toronto, I was honoured to be the keynote speaker for At Our Table, an annual fundraiser for Canadian Hadassah Wizo. This year’s event raised over $250,000 to benefit healthcare facilities... | Read Full Post

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2016

Autumn Action

I’ve been doing the maternity thing again over here, with our divine Baby E. With curatorial projects ongoing, getting out of the house at all these postpartum weeks can seem a major feat; an... | Read Full Post

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2016

Hallelujah

Typically, one doesn’t think of the summer months as particularly rife with high-minded cultural events. Camping out at concerts and long evenings on the dock or city patios? Absolutely. But citywide, cross-disciplinary... | Read Full Post

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2015

Nuit Blanche 2015

If ever the ubiquity of the cell-phone photo was felt, it seemed Nuit Blanche 2015 was the time and place. The art installations and happenings spread throughout Toronto brought out record... | Read Full Post

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2015

Northern Migration

If death and taxes are the most reliable things in life, a close third could be the inevitability of artists and art galleries colonizing industrial and under-utilized city pockets. The pursuit... | Read Full Post

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2014

Picture Perfect

It’s an Instagram world we live in, and it seems everyone is an amateur photographer these days. Though one might suspect the pervasiveness of photographic images might dilute interest and investment... | Read Full Post

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2014

Winnie Truong

Anyone familiar with Winnie Truong’s work knows that hair is her inspiration and creative point of departure.  In her stunningly detailed coloured-pencil drawings, hair is both a protector and mildly subversive... | Read Full Post

 
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