Michael Gibson Gallery Newsletter Archive

 


September 18, 2021

Warm Days Cool Nights

Transitioning from Summer to Fall, A New Look for the Website, Susan Dobson @ RIC & Jonathan Forrest Survey Open
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August 7, 2021

Golden Goals

Celebrating the Underdog + Artworks Inspired by the Summer
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July 24, 2021

A 1969 Buzz

Apollo 11 and the Endless Possibilities + Save the Date for October’s Pop-Up @ SBG & New Sage Szkabarnicki-Stuart Photographs
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July 10, 2021

Summer of Excess

The year of setting record prices for assets purchased sight unseen + 2 more weeks for Mark Dicey & New Brian Jones Watercolours
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June 26, 2021

Brightwork Takeoff

Led Zeppelin I and the Hindenberg + New Video Tour and Congratulations Keiran Brennan Hinton
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June 19, 2021

Savoury Times or Savouring Time

The shift in our gallery world is probably here to stay + Mark Dicey Now Open
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June 12, 2021

Millennial Might

The music & the moments that define a generation + Mark Dicey Opens Next Week & Susan Dobson @JNAAG
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June 5, 2021

Inertia Given

The season of self propulsion + Mark Dicey upcoming, Last week for Roly Fenwick & New Jonathan Forrest Paintings
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May 29, 2021

The Silent Generation Speaks at 80

Bob Dylan and the impact of The Silent Generation + Roly Fenwick “Images From The Home Well” Now Online.
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May 15, 2021

This Is Not A Test

TV Test Patterns & Late Night TV + New Gathie Falk Still Life Paintings & Roly Fenwick Upcoming

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May 8, 2021

The End Of A Friend

Honouring a friend who taught us empathy + Rare Greg Curnoe & Upcoming Roly Fenwick
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May 1, 2021

Alone Again….Naturally

The complexity of the notion of being alone + David Bolduc & Ron Martin
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April 24, 2021

Weather Speaks

Life lessons from “Surviving the Storm” + Now Online: Bolduc, Favro, Martin & Scott
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April 17, 2021

Discovering a New Friend

Norman Guitars in the Eastern Townships + Upcoming Exhibit with David Bolduc, Murray Favro, Ron Martin and John Scott & a Newly discovered Clark McDougall portrait
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April 10, 2021

“Don’t Bogart That Joint, My Friend”

The A & B Side of Artists in Their Prime + New Brian Jones “Falling Leaves” & ACI Video Tour of “Chroma”
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March 27, 2021

History Repeats

Sharing a year of personal thoughts + Celebrating Spring with Victor Cicansky
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March 20, 2021

Southern Comfort

Exploring the music, culture & food of Southern Florida + New Alex Colville & Last week for McLean/Copeland Collecting show
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March 13, 2021

The 15 Rounds of Life

Buying a Paterson Ewen in Montreal, Music in Movies, Ali vs. Frazier + New Alex Colville prints
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March 6, 2021

Aloneness or Loneliness

Saving a smart car, Bunny Wailer & Bill Murray + Jason McLean gives his tips for collecting art
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February 27, 2021

What to Wear – Above The Waist

Change is good, it keep us tuned in and turned on + McLean/Copeland Collection Exhibit Now Open

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February 20, 2021

1971, A Quietly Shy Year

Daydreaming about the future in Grade 8 in 1971 + Last Week for “Chroma III” and Upcoming March collecting show
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February 13, 2021

The Happy Side of 1968

Jean-Claude Killy, the music of 1968 & The Odd Couple
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February 6, 2021

Big Bluebird Days

On the Home Stretch of Winter + Play Misty for Me, Marmalade, Alex Colville.
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January 30, 2021

From Snow to Saltwater

Snow Days & Spaghetti Westerns + Christopher Pratt and our Winter exhibition “Chroma III” now online.
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January 23, 2021

Renewed Hope

Playing for Change, Road Trips and Reflections on Greg Curnoe.
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January 9, 2021

Taking a Trip Without Leaving Home

Trips, Beef Brisket and The Godfather + Interesting Art World News Items from 2020
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December 19, 2020

My Canada Includes Fois Gras

Luxuriating in the flavours of Quebec + The Gift of Art for under $2800
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December 12, 2020

“Give Peace a Chance”

The enduring legacy of John Lennon + Our Annual Art Version of the “12 Days of Christmas”
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December 5, 2020

Happy With Nothing To Do

Artists in their prime + Christopher Pratt, Brian Jones, Mary Pratt, Gathie Falk
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November 28, 2020

Moonlight Serenade

A life lesson in the Fall of 1978 + December exhibition opens next week
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November 21, 2020

The Galloping Gourmet Meets Bob

Michael muses on the iPhone, Bob Marley and Graham Kerr along with Jason McLean’s walk & talk.
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November 14, 2020

Hot Fun in the City

Thank you to everyone who visited the Pop-Up @ SBG + Watch our recent artist videos.
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Pop-Up
October 31, 2020

Together is Better

Highlights from the first week of Art Toronto and our Pop-Up at Stephen Bulger Gallery
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Pop-Up
October 24, 2020

Art Toronto Pop-Up @ SBG

Join us between Oct 28 – Nov 7 at a Pop-Up at Stephen Bulger Gallery, coinciding with Art Toronto.
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October 17, 2020

“A Change is Gonna Come”

Art Toronto is now 2 weeks away.  Visit us on their online platform or in-person at Pop-UP @ SBG.
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October 3, 3030

Make Hay While the Sun Shines

The beginning of the Fall season & Save the Date for our Art Toronto Pop-Up
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September 20, 2020

Keeping the Glass 1/2 Full

Reflecting on the Changing of the Seasons, Doug Kirton’s dreamlike new paintings.
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August 29, 2020

Labour Day Weekend 2020

Time to reflect on end of summer pleasures and a preview of artists that we are featuring in the Fall.
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August 8, 2020

Summer of Love

Finding gems with Paterson Ewen & David Urban + Inspired by Summer Artworks.
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July 25, 2020

Plus Ça Change, Plus C’est La Même Chose

Bobby Kennedy, New Summer Inspirational Artwork and $1 Billion of artwork sold during a Pandemic.
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July 11, 2020

Hot, Hazy & Hawaii

Celebrating 21 years of our Annual Sizzling Summer Soiree and artist highlights
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Boat
June 20, 2020

Mother Nature’s Son

Mother Nature’s test, Michael Smith Video Tour and Keiran Brennan Hinton
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June 6, 2020

More Musing Missives, Michael Smith & Keiran Brennan Hinton

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May 30, 2020

Playlists, Road Trips & 8-Tracks

Michael Smith Opens Thursday, Keiran Brennan Hinton is now online and highlighting playlists, road trips and The Beatles “White Album”.
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May 23, 2020

Kabitzing in an Allroad

Lasting relationships and highlighting artists William Perehudoff, Jonathan Forrest, Michael Smith & Keiran Brennan Hinton.
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Newsletter
May 15, 2020

Are We There Yet?

Art Fairs and Odd Affairs – Recounting the Exciting World of Art Fairs, Jonathan Forrest Must See in Person & Upcoming June Shows
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Newsletter
May 9, 2020

Mom’s, Mountains and Miles

The comfort of cottage life, G&T’s and lamb burgers inspire us + Jonathan Forrest video now online
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Newsletter
May 2, 2020

Unconditional Love & Culture

Collecting Graham Coughtry, relishing in Jonathan Forrest’s sublime new exhibition
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Newsletter
April 25, 2020

Simple Times for Simple Pleasures

It is time to enjoy the silver lining of our isolation with the Reverend Al Green
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Newsletter
April 18, 2020

Film Noir, Dino and Greg

Inspirational videos, music and a sneak peek at Jonathan Forrest’s upcoming exhibition.
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Easy Rider
April 11, 2020

Riding my Bike May 4, 1970 or A Loss of Innocence

Reflecting on the memorable moments from our lives including the culture that shaped us
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Clark McDougall
April 4, 2020

$17 Burgers Need Your Support

For our 3rd instalment of isolation solutions: I recommend that we support our local restaurants
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Steak
March 28, 2020

Over The Top Together

It’s time to reward ourselves with an over the top meal and a movie
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Grilled Cheese
March 21, 2020

Comfort Days Ahead

I think a Comfort Day is in order.  Over the next couple of weeks, I will be providing some suggestions to create comfort in our lives.
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Soiree
March 17, 2020

We Will Overcome

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we are open by appointment only.
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