Current Exhibitions in Toronto

Current Exhibitions in Toronto and Surrounding Areas

Art Toronto is proud to partner with a number of important Canadian cultural institutions.

Extend your cultural experience this fall by visiting the exhibitions listed below.


Art Gallery of Hamilton
123 King St W, Hamilton, ON


Admission:
Adults $10
Students/Seniors $8
Children (6-17) $4
Under 5 Free
Family (2 adults and up to 4 children) $25

Hours:
Monday - Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 11:00AM - 6:00PM
Thursday: 11:00AM - 8:00PM
Friday: 11:00AM - 6:00PM
Saturday - Sunday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
 

Exhibition: Vivian Maier: Street Photographer
Dates: On view until January 6, 2019 

 Exhibition: Speaking for Herself
Dates: On view until March 17, 2019

Exhibition: Hamilton Now: Subject
Dates: On view until November 18, 2018

Exhibition: Norval Morrisseau
Dates:  October 13, 2018 - March 17, 2019 

 


Art Gallery of Guelph
358 Gordon Street, Guelph, ON

Admission: Free

Hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday - Sunday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Exhibition: Critical Mass
Dates: Opening September 13, 2018

Exhibition:1745
Dates: Opening September 13, 2018

Exhitiion: epistemologies of the moon
Dates: Opening September 13, 2018
 


Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas St. W, Toronto ON

General admission: Adult $19.50, Seniors (65+) $16, Students (full time with valid ID) $11, Youths (6-17) $11
Special Exhibition: Adult $25, Seniors (65+) $21.50, Students (full time with valid ID) $16.50, Youths (6-17) $16.50

Hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:30AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday: 10:30AM - 9:00PM
Thursday: 10:30AM - 5:00PM
Friday: 10:30AM - 9:00PM
Saturday - Sunday: 10:30AM - 5:30PM

Exhibition: Rebecca Belmore: Facing the Monumental
Dates: On view until October 21, 2018

Exhibition: Anthropocene
Dates: September 28, 2018 – January 6, 2019
 


Art Gallery of Mississauga
Mississauga Civic Centre, 300 City Centre Drive, Mississauga, ON

Admission: Free

Hours:
Monday – Wednesday: 10:00AM –5:00PM
Thursday: 10:00AM - 8:00PM
Friday 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday – Sunday: 12:00PM – 4:00PM

Exhibition: Bonnie Devine | Circles and Lines: Michi Saagig, guest curated by Raven Davis
Dates: September 6 – December 21, 2018

Exhibition: Ed Pien: Shadowed Land
Dates: September 21 – November 18, 2018
Touring exhibition at Thames Art Gallery, organized and circulated by the Art Gallery of Mississauga
 


Art Gallery of York University (AGYU) 
Accolade East Building, York University Keele Campus, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON

Admission: Free 

Hours:
Monday – Tuesday: 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Wednesday: 10:00AM - 8:00PM
Thursday – Friday: 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
 

Exhibition: Betsabeé Romero: Trenzando raíces / Braided Roots
Curated by AGYU Interim Director/Curator Emelie Chhangur and Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation Band Council Member, Cathie Jamieson
 


Art Metropole
158 Sterling Road, Toronto, ON

Admission: Free

Hours:
Monday: 10:00AM -5:00PM
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday - Sunday: 10AM - 5:00PM


Now entering its 45th year, Art Metropole is undertaking a unique new operating model, beginning with a 2-year residency at the Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto (MOCA Toronto). Part pop-up project, part bookstore, part programming centre, this accessible and experimental new space will offer a renewed vision for the distribution of artist’s books and multiples—in Toronto, in Canada and internationally.
 


Art Museum at the University of Toronto 
Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, 7 Hart House Circle, Toronto, ON
University of Toronto Art Centre, 15 King’s College Circle, Toronto, ON

Admission: Free

Hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 12:00 - 5:00PM
Wednesday: 12:00 - 8:00PM
Thursday – Saturday: 12:00 – 5:00PM
Sunday: Closed

Exhibition: I continue to shape
curated by cheyanne turions
Dates: Until October 27, 2018
University of Toronto Art Centre

Exhibition: Great Hall Commission models
Dates: Until October 27, 2018
Justina M. Barnicke Gallery 
 


The Bentway Conservancy 
Gardiner Expressway

Admission: Admission

Exhibition: WATERLICHT at The Bentway
Dates: October 12 – Sunday October 14, 2018, 7:00 –11:00PM

Exhibition:If, But, What If?
Dates: September 12 – November 30, 2018
 


CONTACT Gallery (Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival) 
80 Spadina Ave, Suite 205, Toronto, ON 

Admission: Free

Tuesday - Friday: 11:00AM - 6:00PM
Saturday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Exhibition: Communities of Love
Anthony Gebrehiwot (with Bárbara Wagner and Benjamin De Burca)
Dates: On now until October 20
 


Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery 
101 Queen Street North, Kitchener, ON

Admission: Free

Hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Wednesday: 9:30AM – 5:00PM
Thursday: 9:30AM – 9:00PM
Friday: 9:30AM – 5:00PM
Saturday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Sunday: 1:00PM – 5:00PM


Exhibition: I’ll Be Your Mirror, curated by Crystal Mowry,
Dates: Opens October 5, 2018

Exhibition: Tales of Heritage: Saul Field and Hédi Bouraoui, curated by Jennifer Bullock
Dates: August 25, 2018 – March 24, 2019
 


Koffler Gallery
180 Shaw Street, Suite 104-105, Toronto, ON

Admission: Free

Hours;
Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Friday: 12:00 – 6:00PM\
Saturday – Sunday: 11:00AM – 5:00PM

Exhibition: Through lines, curated by Noa Bronstein
Dates: September 13, 2018 – November 25, 2018
 


Maclaren Art Centre
37 Mulcaster Street, Barrie, ON

Admission: Suggested admission $5

Hours;
Monday – Tuesday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Wednesday: 10:00AM – 7:00PM
Thursday – Friday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Saturday – Sunday: 10:00AM – 4:00PM



Exhibition: Settling in Place: Aylan Couchie, Martha Griffith, Charmaine Lurch
Dates: June 30, 2018 - October 28, 2018


Exhibition: Mary Anne Barkhouse: The Interlopers
Dates: July 5 – October 28, 2018

Exhibition: Akira Komoto: Seeing
Dates: July 14 – October 28, 2018

Exhibition: Robert Houle: Quillwork I-VII
Dates: July 5 – November 25, 2018
 


McMichael Canadian Art Collection
10365 Islington Ave, Kleinburg, ON L0J 1C0

Admission: Members Free, Adults $18, Students & Seniors $15, Family (1-2 adults and up to 4 children 18 and yonger) $36.

Hours:
Monday - Sunday, 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Exhibition: The Art of Canada: Director’s Cut
Dates: On until November 18, 2018

Exhibition: …Everything Remains Raw
Dates: On until October, 21 2018

Exhibition: Laying the Foundation: Works from the Original Gift
Dates: June 2 – December 31, 2018

Exhibition: David Milne: Modern Painting
Dates: October 5, 2018-January 13, 2019

 


Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto Canada (MOCA Toronto)
158 Sterling Road, Toronto, ON

Admission: Adult $10.00, Student (18+) $5.00, Senior (65+) $5.00, Under 18 Free

Monday: 10:00AM -5:00PM
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday - Sunday: 10AM - 5:00PM

Exhibition: BELIEVE
Dates: September 22, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Exhibition: Andy Holden, Laws of Motion in a Cartoon Landscape, Dates: September 22 – November 18, 2018

Exhibition: Andreas Angelidakis, DEMOS – A Reconstruction, Dates: September 22, 2018 – August 2019

Exhibition: Art in Use
Dates: September 22, 2018 – August 2019
 


Museum London 
421 Ridout Street North, London, ON

Admission by donation


Hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Wednesday: 11:00AM – 5:00PM
Thursday: 11:00AM – 9:00PM
Friday – Sunday: 11:00AM – 5:00PM


Exhibition: Bev Pike: Grottesque

Exhibition: Words and Pictures: Cartoonists of Southwestern Ontario

Exhibition: Ting: The Life and Work of Merle Tingley
 


National Gallery of Canada (NGC)
380 Sussex Drive Ottawa, ON

Admission:
Members Free
Adults $15, Seniors (65+) $13
24 and under/Students $7
Family (2 adults and 3 youths age 17 and under) $30
Children (age 11 and under) Free

Hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday - Sunday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thursday: 10:00AM - 8:00PM


Exhibition: Anthropocene
Dates: Sep 28, 2018 to Feb 24, 2019

Exhibition: Masterpiece in Focus: Halifax Harbour 1918
Dates: October 12, 2018 to March 17, 2019

Exhibition: Oscar G. Rejlander: Artist Photographer
Dates: October 19, 2018 to February 3, 2019

Exhibition: PhotoLab 5: Althea Thauberger
Dates: October 9, 2018 to February 3, 2019
 


Oakville Galleries
Free admission


Oakville Galleries in Gairloch Gardens
1306 Lakeshore Road East, Oakville, ON

Hours
Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Sunday: 1:00PM – 5:00PM

Exhibition: David Hartt: in the forest
Hours: September 23 – December 30, 2018

 

Oakville Galleries at Centennial Square
120 Navy Street, Oakville, ON

Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 11:00AM – 9:00PM
Friday: 12:00PM – 5:00PM
Saturday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Sunday: 1:00PM –5:00PM

Exhibition: Gabriel Kuri: spending static to save gas
Hours: September 23 – December 30, 2018
 


Onsite Gallery at OCAD University
199 Richmond St. W.Toronto, ON

Admission: Free

Hours:
Wednesday: 12:00PM - 8:00PM
Thursday - Friday: 12:00PM - 7:00PM
Saturday - Sunday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM.


Exhibition: Imago Mundi – Great and North
760 small-format works by contemporary artists from Eastern and Western Canada, the Inuit and Indigenous artists from North America.
Dates: October 24 - December 16, 2018
 


Ottawa Art Gallery 
50 Mackenzie King Bridge, Ottawa, ON

Admission by donation

Hours:
Monday – Sunday: 9:00AM – 9:00PM


Exhibition: Karim Rashid: Cultural Shaping
Dates: October 12, 2018 – February 10, 2019

Exhibition: Firestone Reverb
Dates: September 15, 2018 – January 13, 2019

Exhibition: Wrapped in Culture
Dates: October 5, 2018 – January 20, 2019

Exhibition: Michèle Provost: La Riopelle

Exhibition: Home Collection
Dates: October 5, 2018 – January 20, 2019
 


The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery
231 Queens Quay West, Toronto, ON

Admission: Free

Hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Wednesday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Thursday: 10:00AM – 8:00PM
Friday – Sunday: 10:00AM – 6:00PM

Exhibition: Beth Stuart: Length, Breadth, Thickness and—Duration
Dates: September 15 – December 30, 2018

Exhibition: Karla Black
Dates: October 20 – December 30, 2018

Exhibition: Vivian Suter with Elisabeth Wild: La Canícula
Dates: October 20 – December 30, 2018
 


The Robert Mclaughlin Gallery
72 Queen Street, Oshawa, ON

Admission: Free

Hours:
Monday – Wednesday/Friday: 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Thursday: 10:00AM – 9:00PM
Saturday: 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Sunday: 12:00PM – 4:00PM


Exhibition: Whose Home and Native Land
Dates: June 30, 2018 – June 23, 2019

Exhibition: Public Notice
Date: September 15, 2018 – January 13, 2019

Exhibition: Inaabiwin
Date: September 22, 2018 – January 6, 2019
 


Royal Ontario Museum 
100 Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON

Admission:
Adult $20
Senior $17
Student/Youth $16.50
Child $14

Hours:
Monday – Sunday: 10:00AM–5:30PM


Exhibition: Designing Asian Design
Dates: October 14, 2017 – September 30, 2019

Exhibition: Jane Ash Poitras: New Acquisitions of Contemporary First Nations Art
Dates: April 25, 2018 - April 25, 2020

Exhibition: First Nations Art
Dates: April 25, 2018 – April 25, 2020

Exhibition: Spiders, Fear & Fascination
Dates: June 16, 2018 – January 6, 2019 
 


Ryerson Image Centre 
33 Gould Street, Toronto, ON 

Admission: Free

Hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday 11:00AM – 6:00PM
Wednesday: 11:00AM – 8:00PM
Thursday – Friday: 11:00AM – 6:00PM\
Saturday – Sunday: 12:00 – 5:00PM


Exhibition: Gordon Parks: The Flávio Story
co-curated by Paul Roth and Amanda Maddox
Dates: September 12 – December 9, 2018

Exhibition: TERREMOTO: Mexico City, 1985
curated by Denise Birkhofer
Dates: September 12 – December 9, 2018

Exhibition: Claudia Joskowicz: Every Building on Avenida Alfonso Ugarte - After Ruscha
guest curated by Ilana Shamoon
Dates: September 12 - December 9, 2018

Exhibition: Jason Perreault: Bien dans sa peau
Dates: October 24 –December 9, 2018