ART CRAWL OCTOBER 14TH 2011!!!
Sonic Unyion- Many special events-last minute addition
Studios at Hamilton Hotel- Sylvia Simpson (boardroom space)
Mulberry Cafe-Michael D Clarke
This Ain’t Hollywood-Dan Rivero-Bands, Fans and and a Cam
Photos of all things music and bands, 2008-present, no cover also bands playing.
The Print Studio-Insoon Ha-Monology
Monology continues Insoon Ha’s exploration of gender, hybridity, violence and trauma. In the main gallery the artist has covered the floor with multiple large-scale photographs of her face.
Also a series of prints by Nikolic Scholarship winner Kearon Roy Taylor.
Christ’s Church Cathedral- GATES- doom metal music
also makers market
252 James North
Artword Artbar-Reality is not what it seems-Ratticus, Sallow Crow and Steven Adrian Jeffrey
Paintings, also live bands playing
15 Colbourne St. • www.artword.net/artbar
B Contemporary-Michael Davidson-Darklighthours
226 James St. N. • www.bcontemporary.ca/
Blue Angel Gallery-Contemporary Art and Music
243 James St. N. 905.522.8735 • www.blueangelgallery.ca
James Buttrum & Son Gallery-Mathew Schofield-144 James St North
Homegrown Cafe-Sneak Peak Opening-27 King William
The Clay Studio, 175 James St. N.
Contemporary works in a clay/pottery medium.
Focus Gallery-Featuring surrealist and Dada inspired artist David Hynes, expressionist Christopher Lori, Tempera Grassa (Oil Tempera Emulsion) Traditionalist, Scott James Owles and photographic works by the late Randy Steele. Performing on the Marimba will be Hamilton percussionist Stefan Kitai starting at 8 pm.
The Factory Media Arts Centre-Soul of the Street
228 James St. N. 905.577.9191 • www.hamiltonmediaarts.org
SOS is the acronym for the Soul of Street, in which independent local artists working as an intersecting ensemble will send out a call to the community to experience and explore this emerging renaissance. An inter-arts project that draws on the talents of seven established media, visual, installation and performance artists, SOS: Soul of the Street will incorporate film, soundscapes and live performances set in sculptured representations of expropriated Shacktown homes to be progressively installed then dismantled in The Factory’s gallery space.
Hamilton HIStory + HERitage, 165 James St. N. 905.526.1405 • www.historyandheritage.ca
Recent exhibitions include photos of The Board of Education and Lister Block at Hamilton’s first and only storefront museum.
Hamilton Artists Inc., 161 James St. N. 905.529.3355 • www.hamiltonartistsinc.on.ca
New Space Enjoy, various artists
Hammer City Records-Cellar Dwellers- 228 James St. N enter at Robert •
www.schizophrenicrex.com artwork from: FIONA SMYTH, CORPUSSE, ADAM INVADER, SPOOKY ASTRONAUTS DRAWING CLUB, KATE MUNN KRUITHOF, CHELSEA WATT,PAT BELLAMY, KELLIE O’CONNOR, REBECCA ROUNCE, MR. K, STEF BELL and others.
James North Studio, 328 James St. N.
Loose Canon Gallery-TBA
Melanie Gillis Photography, 126 James St. N. 3rd Flr. 905.297.1196 • www.melaniegillis.com
Mixed Media, 154 James St. N. 905.529.2323 • www.mixedmediahamilton.com
Showcasing a mix of locally inspired art including posters, prints and clothing with a Hamilton bent. New works by Scott Hume, Chelsea Watt, David Collier, Bryce Huffman, Matt McIness, Dave O’Connor, Becky Katz and others.
Homegrown Cafe- PWYC music show, old skydragon space.
RELISH, 6 Cannon St. E. • Relish on Etsy
Relish now occupies the space formerly known as Downtown Bike Hounds (now located at 14 John St. N.). Stylish art, design and fashion curated by Katherine Hollands is sure to make people turn the corner and discover this interesting new endeavour.
Skydragon Centre, 27 King William St. • www.skydragon.org
The Sonic Unyon Building, 22 Wilson St.
Featuring the studios of Jenna Rose • Blackbird Studios • Silver Studio • Lori LeMare, Hidden Pony Vintage and Environment Hamilton.
Studio 12, 126 James St. N. 3rd floor • www.studio12.ca
The Studios at Hotel Hamilton, 195 James St. N. • www.thestudiosathotelhamilton.com
Lots of great studios to explore including Julia Veenstra’s beautiful space. In Room 208 this month: Bernie Hudecki and his pointillistic painting made with crayon and marker. Portraits, still life, figurative work.
Studios at Vasco da Gama, 175 James St. N. 3rd Flr.
Art by Victoria Pearce, Deborah Pearce & Jessica Roth. Also check out the BATTLE OF THE BRUSHES on the 2nd Floor!
Sylvia Nickerson Illustration, 126 James St. N. 3rd Flr. 905.730.3288 • www.sylvianickerson.ca
Tribal Gallery, 174 James St. N. 905.385.1829
Nomadic, tribal and ethnic jewellery, textiles and artifacts. Featuring photographs by John Mokrycke.
Worker’s Arts & Heritage Centre, 51 Stuart St. • www.wahc-museum.ca Hammering Away: Erasure and Action in Hamilton is a multidisciplinary art exhibition conceived by the Workers Arts & Heritage Centre in association with Hamilton Artists Inc. and the SHIFT Collective that brings together artists from a variety of perspectives, localities and backgrounds working toward a deeper understanding and re-imagining of the matrices and totalities active in the city of Hamilton and the creation of Hamilton-ness. Artists include: Bryce Kanbara, Robert Yates, Emily Andrus, Kat O’ Hagan (Kiki LeFont), Gordon Leverton, Annie E. Fraser, Gerten Basom, Christina DeMelo, Emily Johnson, Millie Roy & Michael Allgoewer.
White Elephant Handmade & Vintage, 133 James St. N. 905-667-0325 • www.whiteelephantvintage.com
You Me Gallery-Wayne Allan Journeyman Hellen Sovereign Museum of the Mind
330 James St. N. 905.523.7754 • www.youmegallery.ca the first .
Transit Gallery-Matthew Varey- New Work
230 Locke St South