EXHIBITIONS AND RENTALS

 

We are currently accepting applications for our 2017 programming schedule and have rental periods available. Please inquire about availability by e-mailing: info@queengallery.ca.
Please note that as a juried gallery rentals are subject to our selection process.

 

You will find our floor plan and rental fees here: RENTAL

Queen Gallery presents the work of contemporary artists from Toronto and around the world. Our exhibitions are driven by a comparative exploration of art and culture in an interdisciplinary setting. Housed in a refurbished brownstone, this distinctive space is a forum where the boundaries of media are greeted, embraced and even challenged. We look to showcase a variety of talent of diverse heritage, aiming to provide the most original, contemporary voices to our collection.

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Poetry & Music Night

3rd Thursday from 7 pm to 9 pm
$5 Cash donation at the door
382 Queen Street East

We are pleased to announce our series of monthly Poetry & Music nights. Join us every third Thursday of the month for an open stage night of music and poetry. Bring your poetry, music, and/or friends, and enjoy a fun night out at our lovely gallery.

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Call for submissions; 50/50; 2017

50/50 Juried Art Exhibition

 

Curator: Mahrokh Ahankhah

Click here to upload the Contract:50:50 contract

Submission Deadline: July 28th, 2017 

Submission Fee: Free

* Participation Fee:
$60.00 (for first submission)
$5.00 (for each additional work, maximum 3 works per artist)
*Participation Fees are only paid if your work is selected to be part of the show

Artwork drop off: August 3 and August 4 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Artwork pick up: August 19 from 6pm to 7:00 pm and August 22 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm

Queen Gallery is seeking submissions for our annual 50/50 Juried Art Exhibition!  Our last show was such a giant success that we are very excited to continue this tradition to celebrate our anniversary. All artwork must be 20” x 20” (including frame, if work is framed) and artists can submit up to three works.

Reception: Wednesday August 9, 2017 from 7 to 9:30 pm
Exhibition: August 8 to 19, 2017

All artwork must be completed, ready to hang (including professional backings and hanging equipment) and in good condition. It must have your name, title and medium printed clearly on the back and an arrow to indicate which direction is up (unless, of course, it is obvious).

Submitting work for consideration is easy!

Send us a PDF including the following information:

First Name
Last Name  *
Email  *
Phone  *
Artistic Name 
Artist Bio Photo (black & white) 
Artist Bio  *max 120 words
Artist Statement  *max 120 words
 
For each artwork:
Image*
Title Artwork  *
Artwork Size  Please, use inches.
Frame Size Please, use inches.
Medium  *
Year  *
Price  *

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Call for Submission;

 LOVE TRANSFORMS 

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: January 22

SUBMISSION FEE: Free

PARTICIPATION FEE:

$60.00 (for first submission) $5.00 (for each additional work, maximum 3 works per artist)

Participation Fees are only paid if your work is selected to be part of the exhibition.

 

Important Dates:

DROP OFF: Friday, February 2, 11am to 7pm and Saturday, February 3, 3pm to 7pm

EXHIBITION: February 7 to February 17

OPENING RECEPTION: Wednesday, February 7, from 7pm to 9pm

CLOSING RECEPTION: Saturday, February 17, from 4pm to 6pm

PICK OFF: Saturday, February 17, from 4pm to 6pm to 7pm

Outlined dates might change, artists will be informed of any changes upon invitation to participate.

 

 

Queen Gallery is seeking submissions for our upcoming exhibition Love Transforms to celebrate Valentine’s day. Submission deadline January 22.

Love is the most sacred of all feelings. It might also be one of the most complex ones, encompassing a  variety of emotional and mental states. What is your take on love? How does it transform us?

Submission: 

Submit your filled Application Form as a Word Document, CV, and up to 5 high resolution JPG images* of artworks (name your images title_firstname_lastname) to info@queengallery.ca. Please, complete subject line as follows: Love Transforms Call for Submission 2018_Artists Full Name.

All artwork must be up to 24’’ Width (including frame, if artwork is framed) and artists can submit up to 5 artworks.

*Images of participating artworks may be used for marketing and promotional purposes by Queen Gallery.

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Love Transforms Exhibition

 

February 07- February 17, 2018
Tuesday & Wednesday  – 11:30 am–7:30 pm
Friday  – 11:30-3:30 pm
Saturday  – 3:30-7:30 pm
all other times and Sunday & Monday by appointment only
Please call 416 900 6383

Opening reception:
Wednesday Feb 07, 2018, 7:00-9:00 pm

Love is the most sacred of all feelings.  In Valentine the one special person in our life will be anxiously expecting us.  What  would symbolize your “ I Love You” statement!?

In a time and age that individuality is threatened by industrial/commercial society many still avoid a mass produced cookie cut product to be representation of their affection as a gift!

Queen gallery invites you to a very unique exhibition! We guarantee that our collection of jewellery, paintings, sculptures and pottery to be One of a kind and most importantly affordable to all budgets.

This collection provides you the opportunity to materialize your affection in a style as unique as your individuality.

Participating artists are:

Dan Philips, Davood Mantegh, Karen Gordon, Kathryn Kirkpatrick, Liora Salter, Maryam Hafizirad, Mika Babineau, Mitra Ghavamian, Nina Rastgar, Sayeh Irankhah, Sooren Espahangizi, Vasile Ghiuta and more.

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NOROUZ 1397 Paint Night

Early Bird Tickets are $20 and they include eggs, painting materials, 1 drink ticket, and appetizers.

Buy your ticket: https://norouz-1397-paint-night.eventbrite.com

Join us for a fun Saint Patrick’s night of egg painting and wine sipping, to celebrate spring and the Persian New Year!

Egg decorating is one of the traditions related to the Norouz celebrations. Norouz meaning “new day” in Persian, takes place during the spring equinox and marks the Persian New Year. In preparation for the holiday, family members come together to paint and decorate eggs. It is said that it is from this cultural tradition that the Christian egg decorations practice originates.

This spring we welcome all cultures, traditions, and religions to come together to celebrate Norouz.

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NOROUZ 1397

EXHIBITION: March 14 to March 27
OPENING RECEPTION: Wednesday, March 14, 7pm to 9pm
CLOSING RECEPTION: Saturday, March 24, 4pm to 6pm

Queen Gallery is delighted to host our annual NOROUZ Group Show to celebrate the first day of spring and the beginning of the year in the Persian calendar.

Norouz, meaning “New Day” in Persian, is the traditional celebration of the New Year in many parts of the world, including Iran, Turkey, parts of Central Asia, South Asia, Northwestern China, the Crimea and some ethnic groups in Albania, Bosnia, Kosovo and the Republic of Macedonia.

In these troubled times, we welcome you to celebrate multiculturalism and art with us.

Participating artists coming soon!

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Call for Submission; NOROUZ 1397

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: February 26

DROP OFF: Friday, March 9, 11:30 am to 3:30 pm

PICK UP: Wednesday, March 28, from 5pm to 7pm

EXHIBITION: March 14 to March 27

OPENING RECEPTION: Wednesday, March 14, from 7pm to 9pm

CLOSING RECEPTION: Saturday, March 24, from 4pm to 6pm

ADDITIONAL INFO: Width Maximum 24’’

SUBMISSION FEE: Free

*PARTICIPATION FEE:

$60.00 (for first submission)$5.00 (for each additional work)

*Participation Fees are only paid if your work is selected to be part of the exhibition.

Outlined dates might change, artists will be informed of any changes upon invitation to participate.

 

Queen Gallery is seeking submissions for our upcoming group show, NOROUZ 1397 to celebrate the first day of spring and the beginning of the year in the Persian calendar.

Norouz, meaning “New Day” in Persian, is the traditional celebration of the New Year in many parts of the world, including Iran, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Turkey, parts of Central Asia, South Asia, Northwestern China, the Crimea and some ethnic groups in Albania, Bosnia, Kosovo and the Republic of Macedonia.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: February 26

Submit your CV,  a filled Application Form saved as a Word document or Office, and up to 6 high-resolution JPG images of artwork (name your images title_firstname_lastname) to info@queengallery.ca. Please complete subject line as follows: Norouz Call for Submission 2018_Artist’s Full Name.

All artwork must be up to 24’’ wide (including frame if work is framed) and artists can submit up to 6 pieces.

Terms and Conditions: Download the contract here!

• NOROUZ is a curated art exhibition.

• The Artist hereby warrants that the Artist created and possesses unencumbered title to the works of art listed and has the right to loan these works for purposes of exhibition and sale.

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