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November Art Gallery Exhibits in Windsor Essex

Thursday, November 1, 2018 to Friday, November 30, 2018

Art Gallery of Windsor

October 20, 2018 – January 20, 2019
THE LIVING RIVER PROJECT: ART, WATER AND POSSIBLE WORLDS: This exhibition considers the cultural, historical and environmental significance of water issues in the Windsor-Detroit corridor.  Co-curated by Patrick Mahon and Stuart Reid.

October 20, 2018 – January 20, 2019
SOVEREIGN ACTS: In Sovereign Acts, the artists contend with the legacy of colonial representations. Their work returns to the multi-levelled history of ‘Performing Indian’ to recuperate the erased and objectified performer as an ancestor, an artist, and an Indigenous subject. Curated by Wanda Nanibush.

Opening November 30
LOOK AGAIN! CELEBRATING THE AGW COLLECTION AT 75 YEARS: The Art Gallery of Windsor’s “Look Again” exhibition will include many of your favorite works and those which have truly defined the Gallery’s collection as high quality – Prudence Heward, Emily Carr, members of the Group of Seven and their contemporaries. Notably enriched in this exhibition is the Gallery’s continuing commitment to Indigenous histories, especially in the Great Lakes basin, featuring important works by Bonnie Devine, Norval Morrisseau, Daphne Odjig and Angus Trudeau.

November 30, 7 pm – 10 pm
FRIDAYS LIVE! OPENING RECEPTION FOR LOOK AGAIN!: Fridays Live! is one of the AGW’s signature public events presented when new exhibitions are launched throughout the year. Come see the exhibition unveiling. Cash bar and light hors-d’oeuvres. Friday Curatorial Tour: Join Chris Finn for a tour of Kenneth Saltmarche: Dedicated Visions from 7PM – 7:30PM. Non-members $15. FREE to AGW Members.

Wed – Sun 11 am – 5 pm, $10/Admission
519.977.0776, www.agw.ca
Art Gallery of Windsor – 401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor

ArtSpeak gallery

November 21 – December 6, 2018
MISTLETOE AND SNOW ART SALE AND EXHIBITION:  ArtSpeak Gallery will be filled with paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry, fine craft, original literary works and more. All the work will be for sale, just in time for holiday shopping. The exhibition reception, open to the public, takes place on Wednesday December 5th from 7 – 9pm where food and beverages will be available.

Mon, Thurs – Sat 1 – 5 pm, Wed 1 – 7 pm
519.252.2787, www.acwr.net
ArtSpeak Gallery – 1942 Wyandotte St. E., Windsor

Association of Representational Artists

October 19 – November 11, 2018
40TH ANNUAL ART SHOW AND SALE: Over 40 local artists will be exhibiting over 200 new and original paintings.  Enjoy demonstrations and enter a draw to win paintings.  This year’s artworks competition is titled POSITIVELY WINDSOR – ESSEX and will feature the artist’s interpretation and vision of what home in Windsor – Essex means to them.

Thurs, Fri 10 am – 7 pm, Sat 10 am – 6 pm, Sun 12 – 5 pm
Association of Representational Artists – Windsor Crossing – 1555 Talbot Rd., Unit 110, LaSalle

Gibson Gallery

October 25 – November 11, 2018
ANNUAL MEMBERS EXHIBIT: The ninth annual exhibit showcasing the art of the members of the Fort Malden Guild of Arts and Crafts.

August 27 – November 21, 2018
AHOY: AMHERSTBURG’S MARINE PAST: Through a collection of art, artifacts and photos, this exhibit showcases the marine industries that have flourished in the Port of Amherstburg since the 1800s. A highlight is the colourful history of McQueen Marine Limited based in Amherstburg for over 50 years. Come aboard to hear the stories told by crew members of McQueen’s famous tug , the Atomic”. See what the Navy Yard Park was like 50 years ago!​

November 22 – December 9, 2018
HOLIDAY GIFT SHOPPE: The Gallery will be full of a wide variety of unique creations- find original gifts, sure to please everyone on your Christmas list.

Thurs  – Sun 11 am – 5 pm; Free
519.736.2826, www.gibsonartgallery.com
Gibson Gallery – 140 Richmond St., Amherstburg

Leamington Arts Centre

October 30 – November 24, 2018
MEMBER SHOW & SALE: Shooters Photography Club: In this exhibition, artist John Haynes includes a number of larger acrylic paintings expressing the thought and feeling that he is am dealing with at the time of their creation.

FAR OUT SHOW: group show: His exhibition’s focus is to highlight and showcase those offbeat, avant-guard, radical and/or extreme works of art that make us all think outside the box and push the limits of expressionism in contemporary art

CRYSTAL CLEAR: Artist Leyla Munteanu.

Tues – Fri 10 am – 4:30 pm, Sat 12 pm – 5 pm
519.326.2711, www.leamingtonartscentre.com
Leamington Arts Centre – 72 Talbot St. W., Leamington

Nancy Johns Gallery

October 30 – November 10, 2018
11TH ANNIVERSARY GALLERY SHOW:  Ten percent of the proceeds raised from this gallery show will benefit local organization Enigma Stigma.

Tues – Fri 10 am – 6 pm, Sat 10 am – 4 pm
519.945.2222 www.nancyjohns.com
Nancy Johns Gallery and Framing – 4755 Wyandotte St. E., Windsor