a long large hallway with wooden arches and small shadowed figure of a man

Weekly Photo Challenge: Scale at the Art Gallery of Ontario

At almost half a million square feet, the Frank Gehry-designed Art Gallery of Ontario is a wonderful place to spend a meandering afternoon taking in some culture.  One of my favourite spots is the the Italian Gallery (pictured) with its minimalist wood and glass design.  The sheer scale of it can overwhelm and inspire. If you are…


two musicians performing to a crowd

Art Gallery of Ontario throws a party

On the first Thursday of every month, the Art Gallery of Ontario throws an after hours party that brings out Toronto’s fashionable and artsy crowd.  Each month centers around one artist or theme and features food, drinks, music, interactive projects, and access to the full gallery.  Much like the Royal Ontario Museum’s (ROM) Friday Night Live (previously…