SBG Pop-Up 2021 Sneak Peek Trailer

Watch our sneak peek movie trailer for October’s Pop-Up Exhibit at the Stephen Bulger Gallery.

A Modern Landscape: Takao Tanabe

A Modern Landscape: Takao Tanabe is open at the West Vancouver Art Museum from May 26 to July 17, 2021.  This exhibition explores the career of Takao Tanabe (b. 1926) through work from the collection of the West Vancouver Art Museum and other North Shore public and private collections. A resident of West Vancouver from 1962 until 1967, Tanabe is among Canada’s most eminent painters, recognized for his landscape paintings that bridge the gap between abstraction and realism.

Kim Ondaatje AGO Video

Excerpts from The Lady with the Spotted Dogs (2011), Courtesy of Khyber Jones.

This video is an excerpt from an intimate short film about Kim Ondaatje, directed by her grandson, Khyber Jones. It shows the artist at her current home just north of Kingston, Ontario.  The film highlights Ondaatje’s sense of connection to her art, her land, and her animals, and underscores the importance of the concept of home in the her life and her work.

Mark Dicey Video Tour

Calgary artist Mark Dicey speaks about the inspiration behind his June 2021 exhibition “Confluence” in this video tour.

ACI Visits “Chroma” Exhibit

Sara Angel, Founder and Executive Director of the Art Canada Institute recently spent a morning at the Michael Gibson Gallery. Join Angel as she receives a tour of the exhibit “Chroma” and discusses with Michael Gibson and Jennie Kraehling the many artists exploring glorious colour through their artworks.

Jason McLean “Shoe Inn” Exhibition Tour

An introductory tour of Jason McLean’s November 2020 exhibition.  In the video, McLean talks about moving back to London, his recent inspirations and talks about the monumental drawing “Home away from Home”.

Sarah Stanners on Jack Bush

Watch director of the Jack Bush Catalogue Raisonne Sarah Stanners, PhD and Michael Gibson as they discuss the monumental Jack Bush 1973 painting “London #8”. Dr. Stanners provides a background on the “London” series and explains how 1973 was the beginning of a pivotal shift in Bush’s international career.  A recorded live Q&A follows the 20 minute discussion.

Michael Gibson’s Behind the Scenes Tour of the Gallery

Michael Gibson spent a day with his iPhone sharing thoughts about his career and the art business, while exploring his 170 year old building, including a look at The Woodman Room and Gibson Atelier.  He shares some insights on secondary market buying and selling and how to sort through the contemporary art market in Canada.

Keiran Brennan Hinton & Tatum Dooley Talk

Watch artist Keiran Brennan Hinton and curator Tatum Dooley discuss Keiran’s new vibrant paintings that are featured in our Art Toronto booth. Now living in a renovated old school house north of Kingston, Brennan Hinton spent the summer painting intimate interior views and lush plein-air paintings on the remote property. Dooley and Brennan Hinton talk about his recent move from New York to Canada, his love of painting and how his immediate surroundings affect his work.

MGG @ Art Toronto 2020

A preview of the curated selection of important new artworks we are featuring at Art Toronto 2020, both online and in person at the Stephen Bulger Gallery Pop-Up, October 28-November 7.

Keiran Brennan Hinton @ Art Toronto

Keiran Brennan Hinton speaks about his new observational, intimate, plein-air paintings that he painted over the summer for our Art Toronto booth.

Greg Curnoe @ Art Toronto

For Art Toronto 2020 we have focused on Greg Curnoe’s interest in place, history, his surrounding environment and his politics. This video gives a brief background on three of the artworks we will feature in our booth.