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About tpwphotorama

Photorama is Gallery TPW's major annual fundraising event featuring the best in boundary-pushing contemporary art at accessible prices year after year. Gallery TPW is an artist-run centre in Toronto, Ontario, founded to provide a venue for presentation and critical investigation of contemporary Canadian photography. Gallery TPW has played a significant role for almost forty years in supporting professional artists and developing audiences through its gallery exhibitions, online programming, publications, public events, and promotional activities. Gallery TPW has expanded its media-specific mandate to address the vital role that images play in contemporary culture and to explore the exchange between photography, new technologies and time-based media. Gallery TPW facilitates critical discussions about contemporary art through its exhibitions, presentations and disseminations.

Board Picks: Alyssa Bistonath

While walking through the gallery taking in this year’s collection, my eyes went directly to three artists who used bold colours while depicting natural elements. They express a type of melancholy through their subject matter, which makes their use of colour … Continue reading

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Board Picks: Michele Pearson Clarke

There are years when you never leave home, and then there are years when it seems you are hardly at home at all. In a year when I feel like I have been almost constantly on the move, these four … Continue reading

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Staff Picks: Nicole Cropley

Falling in the last week of November each year, Photorama for me marks a changing of the seasons. The vibrant fall foliage is starting to wane and there is perhaps just a hint of frost. It feels fitting, then, to … Continue reading

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Staff Picks: Daniella Sanader

Somebodies, Somethings For this year’s Photorama (my first as a staff member at TPW!) I find myself drawn to works that approximate the human body, yet stretch at the limits of what that representation can mean. These are bodies captured … Continue reading

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Photorama 2016

Gallery TPW’s 30th Annual Fundraising Exhibition Collector’s Preview: Gallery TPW Collector Members are given first opportunity to purchase works on Thursday, November 24, 6 – 9 pm Opening Reception: Friday, November 25, 6 – 9 pm Sale continues: Saturday, November 26, Noon – … Continue reading

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