ART CRAWL MAY 13/11!!!
FOCUS GALLERY-66 James Street North (before Wilson)
Works of Mark Strutt, Randy Steele, Gordon Leverton and Juan Carlos Martinez
B CONTEMPORARY- 226 James St N (Old Ricca Furniture Building)
Paul Ropel-Morski Tondo-abstract paintings
SKYDRAGON-BOOK LAUNCH STOPS SIGNS/WORKING WITHOUT COMMITMENTS – YVES ENGLER AND BIANCA MUGYENI/WAYNE LEWCHUK AND MARLEA CLARK
Radical book authors, Stop Signs is a discussion about the automobile and capitalism (Yves Engler and Bianca Mugyeni). Working Without Comitments is about the state of work, poverty and work related issues. (Wayne Lewchuk and Marlea Clark)
FIELD TRIP-A SPRING POP-UP SHOP (118 James St N)
Preloved (Toronto and Montreal), Robber (Toronto), Fieldguided (Toronto), and Victoire (Ottawa), along with hometown heroes White Elephant and YarnOverMovement, are going to dazzle you with amazing clothes, accessories, deals! You have been hearing all about the wonder that is Hamilton’s art scene, now come experience it.
LOOSE CANNON- THE SKY IS NOT ONLY BEAUTIFUL
Works by Kearon Roy Taylor, Rebecca Vidotto, Connor Bennett. Proceeds collected and a portion of art sales will go directly to artists participating in Supercrawl.
HAMMER CITY RECORDS -MAY HAM SHOW-228 JAMES ST N (At Rear)
A celebration of the mid 1970’s Hamilton Punk Scene featuring posters, records, a rare historical but fun view of Hamilton’s punk scene.
BUTTRUM & SONS-SURFACING A CONTEMPORARY TEXTILE & CRAFT TEXTILE & CRAFT OBJECTS
A exhibition featuring handmade textiles and designs by the 2011 Textile graduates of Sheridan College. The exhibition will run from May 13-14, 2011 and be part of the James Street North monthly art crawl.
WAHC-WORK SIGHTS-GEORGE HUNTER
Known as “Canada’s most traveled photographer” for his numerous trips to exotic locales around the world and at home, George Hunter is perhaps most recognized as the photographer for the 1972 National Film Board exhibition People of Many Lands.
HISTORY AND HERITAGE-COME ON-A-MY HOUSE GROWING UP ITALIAN IN HAMILTON’S NORTH END
A exhibition that began fortuitously. Andrea Malloni, granddaughter of Anita Malloni who had passed away in early 2010, came in with a book under her arm. It was a tribute that she and Len her dad and son of Anita, had put together for family members.
HAMILTON ARTISTS INC-DVSA FULL TIME STUDIES EXHIBITION-RECONSTRUCTION
Six current full time students of DVSA, Michelle Torsney, Stephanie Wickens, Jessie G. Staniland, Sarah Juchiewicz, Keely Rankin and Emma Spears. (Various Media.)
YOU ME GALLERY -WELL DRESSED MAN EVELYN KELCH/ SEEKING SHELTER-KATHY RENWALD
Sculpture and collage Art.
BLUE ANGEL-WIRED-DEBORA JAMES
Black and White photography with music By Roxanne Campbell, Richard Chamberlin, Joan Ruzsa, Janice Conners and Rocky Hill
243 James St North 905-522-8735
ART WORD ART BAR -JAZZ MUSIC WITH EMILY KEMP AND THE ALTOBEELAYS
THE FACTORY – TBA
THE PRINTSTUDIO – ACCIDENTAL LITERACY-GROUP SHOW
Briar Craig, Denise Hawrysio, Becky Ip, Pascaline Knight, Judy Major-Girardin & Lisa Turner
Accidental Literacy features works by six artists who hail from diverse geographic, cultural and printmaking backgrounds. Though their practices vary greatly in content and presentation, each of them incorporates elements of chance b to shape their imagery. The varied engagements with printmaking invite the viewer to gain a deeper understanding of the capabilities of the medium as an artistic practice.
RELISH, 6 Cannon St. E. • Relish on Etsy
A brand new shop takes over the space formerly held by Downtown Bike Hounds. Stylish art, design and fashion curated by Katherine Hollands is sure to make people turn the corner and discover this interesting new endeavour.
Chaises Musicals-Furniture, books, music, dvds
152 James St North
THE CLAY STUDIO- 175 James St N.
MELAINE GILLIS STUDIO -126 James St N. (above the Factory 3rd Floor)
SYLVIA NICKERSON ILLUSTRATION-126 James St N. (above the Factory 3rd Floor)
HOTEL HAMILTON STUDIOS – 195 James St N.
Between the Mulberry Cafe and the Brain
BOOKS & BEATS 170 James St. N