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Listen to “Falling in love with Florence”

Everyone knows about Tom Thomson and The Group of Seven, but not many people know about the female painter who influenced Thomson's style. Get ready to fall in love with art.

Local artist Jane Eccles threads stories through her work

When local artist Jane Eccles left teaching behind, she says she never looked back. Now retired, 69-year-old Eccles devotes her time to painting.

Arts activist, volunteer and mom: Barbara Murphy

"I haven't had careers at all, I was a stay-at-home mom for obvious reasons, and then when they got old enough so they didn't...

Culture Counts plans to bring more public art to Oshawa

Culture Counts is giving the power to the people. As a part of its Public Arts Master Plan, the city of Oshawa gave the community...

Durham College’s upcoming Fine Arts program show

Durham College’s three-year Fine Arts program is showing off new ways to display its work. For the first time, Oshawa City Hall is displaying...

Local business owners offer one-of-a-kind products

In the era of big box brand-name stores, some local business owners are showing there’s still room for small businesses. Little Monkey Designs was founded...

View Tom Thomson through augmented reality at RMG

Art lovers can now view Tom Thomson, the famous Canadian painter, in a new way at the Robert McLaughlin Gallery (RMG). Artists Joel Richardson, Germinio...

Toronto art community revives popular gallery after controversial closure

The Toronto art gallery Blank Canvas, which calls itself an “inclusive safe space,” has reopened after a controversial closure on New Year’s Eve. “It was...

RMG’s art exhibit reaches young and old

The Robert McLaughlin Gallery (RMG) in downtown Oshawa kicked off its 50th birthday celebrations with the launch of a new exhibition celebrating the regional...

International paintings in Toronto

Vincent van Gogh, Emily Carr and Claude Monet are some of the greatest names in art history. Now imagine an exhibit with those three...