Artcrawl this Friday!

Mills Hardware -Tryo-Jamie Lawson (95 King St east, right near john st)
Jamie Lawson is an artist & designer based in Hamilton, Ontario. He habitually explores text, arcane symbols and vivid abstraction through his paintings. He is also a graphic artist and proprietor of Poly Studio.

THE NATHANIEL HUGHSON GALLERY-Daniel Banko-A Movement in Eight Seconds
Portraits of music by the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra.
Opening on Thursday before artcrawl ,We are pleased to present photographer Daniel Banko’s first exhibition in ten years, A Movement in 8 Seconds. For the last year, he has been collaborating with the HPO to showcase 18 of their core musicians and their instruments.
(27 John St N)
Hamilton Artists Inc. presents the third annual Award for Distinction and accompanying exhibition, IGNITION 3, recognizing outstanding graduating students, Cassandra Ferguson, Jin Lu, Alana Petrella and Heather Vida-Moore from McMaster University’s Studio Art Program.
HOMEGROWN-Obscured-oddities and curiosities
OBSCURED is an art event celebrating the talent of emerging and underground artists from in and around Hamilton. The exhibition will run from Wednesday February 11 – Wednesday March 11
HAMMER CITY RECORDS-Gord Pullar-Illustrations and Drawings (228 StN At Rear off Robert Alley)
Subject matter includes but goes way beyond: Hamilton street scenes, local industry, outer space, comics about chaos, wrestling themed gig posters, local activism, imaginary creatures, and our favourite local legend Evelyn Dick.


THE FACTORY-Andrew O’Connor Through the Eyes of the Machine
Technology and surveillance are interweaved in Andrew O’Connor’s interactive video installation, Through the Eyes of the Machine. The piece invites participation. As viewers enter, their movement through and/or around the space is monitored and translated into recorded fragments that metamorphose and decay through the passage of time.

HAVN-Good Fortune Collection-Julianna Lachance (26 Barton close to james north and barton)
Julianna will be taking over the space, paintings and mixed media.

CENTRE3–Hana Rotchild Pinthus-When You Look Into the Light All You See Are Shadows
Hana is a mixed media artist and a therapist based in Hamilton, ON. Since her arrival to Canada from Israel, Hana has used her art to express longing for her family and country of origin. Hana would often photograph nature or take images from both countries and try to connect them. The contrasted black and white images caused by the strong Israel light invites a dialogue with the contrasted Canadian scenery


126 James Street North, 2nd floor

YOU ME GALLERY -Works On Paper -George Wallace (320 James N)
Come and enjoy one of Canada and Hamilton’s best known artists and works he has done on paper including The Gagged Man. If your a McMaster Student this is a must see show!

FLAGSHIP GALLERY-Mercedes Schuster and Tara Joy
Christmas show (237 James N)

ART WORD ART BAR -Music and Art(15 Colbourne aka James and Colburne)
Jazz Music


This Aint Hollywood/Club Absinthe/Homegrown/Baltimore House-All these events have music after parties. Usually This Aint Hollywood, Homegrown and Club Absinthe have art as well.

66 James Street North (before Wilson)

NEEDLEWORK- 174 James N-Textile Workshop
Temporarily above burnt tongue!


HOMEGROWN-tba KIng William

HISTORY AND HERITAGE-and also Hamilton store

MCCARTNEY & SON Resturant-282 James North

WORK-337 James North

HANDKNIT YARN STUDIO-Yarn Supplies 10 Cannon


O’S CLOTHES -8 Cannon St

CHAISES MUSICALS-Furniture, books, music, dvds (cannon and james)
152 James St North

WHITE ELEPHANT-Clothes and Jewlery 133 James N

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)