March Art Gallery Exhibits in Windsor Essex
Friday, March 1 to Sunday, March 31
ART GALLERY OF WINDSOR
February 9 – May 12, 2019
Deicing/Decolonizing: Hockey Histories in Canadian Contemporary Art: Inspired by the idea that hockey is much more diverse than the popular stereotypes have led Canadian society to believe, this exhibition will call into question the entangled relationships between hockey and Canadian identity by making the invisible bodies in hockey visible.
Johan Grimonprez: Dialogues: Through a cinematic lens, the artist provokes daring conversations that challenge notions of globalization, and the political relationships between people and their governments on the big screen.
November 30, 2018 – May 12, 2019
Kenneth Saltmarche: Dedicated Visions: This exhibition presents a range of Saltmarche’s art which demonstrates his interest in exploring several art genres over the duration of his artistic practice.
Look Again! Celebrating the AGW Collection at 75 Years: includes many of your favorite works and those which have truly defined the Gallery’s collection as high quality. Notably enriched in this exhibition is the Gallery’s continuing commitment to Indigenous histories.
Wed – Sun 11 am – 5 pm, $10/Admission
Art Gallery of Windsor – 401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor
March 9 – 22, 2019
TUJJAK: Nunavut Art Pop-Up Shop – This March, the Nunavut Arts and Crafts Association in partnership with the Arts Council of Windsor & Region presents Tujjak: Nunavut Art Pop-Up Shop – an opportunity to experience beautiful, contemporary works sourced from Canada’s most creative region. Reception – Friday March 8, 7 – 10pm
Tues, Thurs – Sun 1 – 5pm, Wed 1 – 7pm
519.252.2787, Artspeak Gallery
Artspeak Gallery – 1942 Wyandotte St. E., Windsor
Common Ground Art Gallery
March 16, 2019, 7 – 10pm
Art Therapy Art Show – Promoting mental health awareness, and featuring paintings from multiple local artists.
519.252.6380, Common Ground Art Gallery
Mackenzie Hall, 3277 Sandwich St., Windsor
LEAMINGTON ARTS CENTRE
February 5 – March 2, 2019
Zip Code (N8H 1M4) – an exhibit of selected works from the region by a guest curator. The exhibit’s focus is to bring together a collection of efficacious works in a variety of mediums and subject matter throughout the artist’s careers.
Opening Reception: Fri Feb 15, 7pm
Twentyfive% – 25 reasons to make art this Winter! The LAC offering 25 free canvas to 25 artists to create 25 finished works with 25% off art supplies for the TWENTYfive% exhibit to be featured. And the winner of the people choice votes will receive a $25 Gift Certificate for Art Supplies at the LAC.
Opening Reception: Fri Feb 15, 7pm
The Henry Collection – The Henry Family travelled the world collecting art and artifacts from all around the world and as far away as East Asia. The collection includes oil paintings from across Canada and the United States, porcelain figurines from China, jade and silver sculptures and reliefs, plus much, much more. This prominent collection was gifted to the Municipality of Leamington and is currently in care and possession of the Leamington Arts Centre/ South Essex Arts Association.
March 5 – 30, 2019
Inconvenient Landscapes: Sophie Hinch & Ina Vu – A two person show exploring identity and culture in relation to Place.
Opening Reception: Fri March 22, 7-9pm
Tues – Fri 10 am – 4:30 pm, Sat 12 pm – 5 pm
Leamington Arts Centre – 72 Talbot St. W., Leamington
SB CONTEMPORARY ART
January 17 – March 9, 2019
New Works by Matthew Hawtin: Matthew Hawtin, in his first solo show at SB Contemporary continues his exploration of line, form and colour with a new body of work produced on the occasion of this exhibition. Working with his signature “torqued” canvases, Hawtin has created a new installation of paintings, exploring the randomness of placement and the notion of visual noise while investigating the dialogue that occurs between the work and the space.
Opening Reception: Thursday February 7 from 6 – 9pm
Wed 11am – 3pm, Thurs 11am – 6pm, Fri 11am – 3pm, Sat 10am – 3pm
SB Contemporary Art – 1017 Church St., Windsor
Sissy & Roche Gallery
March 14 – March 22, 2019
Kingsville in Black & White: A series of Black & White photographs featuring Kingsville and the Lake Erie. A Black & White photography workshop will be held at the following day.
519.800.8293, Facebook: Sissy & Roche
Sissy & Roche Gallery – 9-313 Main St. E., Kingsville