Proximity Fine Art

Proximity Fine Art

It’s a most unlikely location for a gallery – the upper floor of a marina overlooking Stony Lake. Carveth’s Marina is the classic cottage country marina we all know and love, stocked with cottage sundries – ice cream, newspapers, candy

Proximity Fine Art

Proximity Fine Art

It’s a most unlikely location for a gallery – the upper floor of a marina overlooking Stony Lake. Carveth’s Marina is the classic cottage country marina we all know and love, stocked with cottage sundries – ice cream, newspapers, candy

Detail of painting by Avery Morris

Drool

The intimate black box theatre that is the Theatre on King is a departure from the white cube that we usually associate with a gallery. But it’s the chosen venue for Drool, an exhibition of eight young artists. Alana Batten, Anwyn

Detail of painting by Avery Morris

Drool

The intimate black box theatre that is the Theatre on King is a departure from the white cube that we usually associate with a gallery. But it’s the chosen venue for Drool, an exhibition of eight young artists. Alana Batten, Anwyn

Peterborough Drawmg Club

1st Annual Artspace Book & Zine Fest

Maybe it’s precisely because my parents wouldn’t let me have comic books as a kid that I became such a lover of book arts. For some reason, a well-worn Wonder Woman comic remained the sole literary presence in a rarely used

Peterborough Drawmg Club

1st Annual Artspace Book & Zine Fest

Maybe it’s precisely because my parents wouldn’t let me have comic books as a kid that I became such a lover of book arts. For some reason, a well-worn Wonder Woman comic remained the sole literary presence in a rarely used

An open letter to The Honourable Mélanie Joly, our new Minister of Heritage

We congratulate you on your appointment and are hopeful that we are at the threshold of a new era of recognition and support for arts and culture in Canada. As artists and writers, we, Ann Jaeger and Victoria Ward, invite

An open letter to The Honourable Mélanie Joly, our new Minister of Heritage

We congratulate you on your appointment and are hopeful that we are at the threshold of a new era of recognition and support for arts and culture in Canada. As artists and writers, we, Ann Jaeger and Victoria Ward, invite

Laurel Paluck

Laurel Paluck

Spending an afternoon with Laurel Paluck is like running away to join the circus. She’s Glinda the Good Witch, with a dash of Lili Marlene, a Pied Piper in a top hat often encountered with a merry band of festooned,

Laurel Paluck

Laurel Paluck

Spending an afternoon with Laurel Paluck is like running away to join the circus. She’s Glinda the Good Witch, with a dash of Lili Marlene, a Pied Piper in a top hat often encountered with a merry band of festooned,

Trickling up

I think of an art community like a forest. It has an ecology. Some trees may grow larger than others, but to place more value on an old growth tree than on the worm that feeds the bird that nests

Trickling up

I think of an art community like a forest. It has an ecology. Some trees may grow larger than others, but to place more value on an old growth tree than on the worm that feeds the bird that nests

Samuel Lowry

The saga of Samuel Lowry’s Jacquard Loom

The story of a Peterborough weaver named Samuel Lowry and the restoration of his Jacquard loom a century after he disappeared is steeped in mystery. Ironically it was the very technology which allowed Lowry to become a successful independent craftsman

Samuel Lowry

The saga of Samuel Lowry’s Jacquard Loom

The story of a Peterborough weaver named Samuel Lowry and the restoration of his Jacquard loom a century after he disappeared is steeped in mystery. Ironically it was the very technology which allowed Lowry to become a successful independent craftsman