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The Art Dealers Association of Canada (ADAC) is a national not-for-profit organization founded in 1966. ADAC maintains a high standard of connoisseurship and adherence to ethical practice within the profession. Dealers are selected for their knowledge and scholarship in their respective fields of expertise.

The ADAC's goal is to promote and support the visual arts and Canadian Art Market through advocacy and public outreach, undertaking vital programming and professional development initiatives aimed at building a national and international profile for Canadian commercial galleries.

 

Upcoming Exhibitions

Yechel Gagnon – “Midwinter Thaw”

Opening Reception: Saturday, September 16, 2017: 2-4 P.M. Artist in Attendance. Gagnon’s visual language gained much of its syntax through working with plywood; the themes…

A Lifelong Passion: Stanley Spencer Drawings

Join us as we celebrate one of the most accomplished English artists of the 20th century. Featured are eighteen drawings and mixed media works on…

Jonathan Forrest – “Building Blocks of Colour”

Newzones is pleased to present “Building Blocks of Colour”, a solo exhibition by Jonathan Forrest. Part of the vibrant next generation of Saskatchewan's abstract painters,…

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2017 Cape Dorset Annual Graphics Collection

Canada House Gallery is the official host gallery for the 2017 Cape Dorset Annual Graphics Collection & we editions 1 & 3 of each print.…

JENNIFER WALTON Blaze, 2017, Oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches, 76 x 76 cm
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JENNIFER WALTON Fire, Water, Ice & Snow

JENNIFER WALTON Fire, Water, Ice & Snow September 16 - October 28, 2017 Reception with the artist, Wednesday September 27, 5 - 8 pm Jennifer…

Gathie Falk

Gathie Falk “Mostly Small Paintings”

Our third solo exhibition with Gathie Falk includes new still-life inspired paintings and a new ceramic sculpture, “Checkerboard with Moths“. Gathie Falk has spent more…

Painting, Drawing, and Sculpting Realism

As a movement that began in 1850s France, realism continues to grow and evolve to this day. Without a focus on a concept or the…

Bau-Xi Gallery at Art Toronto 2017

Bau-Xi Gallery’s carefully curated selection for Art Toronto 2017 includes a range of mid- and late-career artists whose recent work features unique compositions, fresh palettes,…

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Time to Play

The 19th century saw the rise of children as subject matter in paintings, not only in portraits but in their daily activities.  This exhibition includes…

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Grand Opening of The Front Gallery at 10402 124th Street

The Front Gallery is a forty year landmark in the heart of the gallery walk district in Edmonton. Please join us in celebrating our new…

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Sean William Randall – Irremeable

View new works from the artists solo exhibition. Opening reception with the artist October 14, 2-5 p.m. In the artist's latest body of work, titled Irremeable,…

Laura Harris – These Quite Places

Artist's Reception Saturday October 28, 2-5pm Laura Harris captures quiet joy in her mixed media paintings. Come meet Laura and savour her gorgeous collection of…

David T. Alexander

Award wining and highly collected artist David T. Alexander continues his tireless and focused artistic exploration of land and water. The artist’s athletic style and…

Steven Nederveen – Under a Clear sky

Artist's Reception Saturday November 4, 2-5pm This latest series of work is a balance of deep, dreamy mountain panoramas and some more light hearted ski…

New Acquisitions of Canadian Historical Works

Fritz Brandtner, Apples (1928) Exhibition of new acquisitions of Canadian historical works, including works by Marc-Aurèle Fortin, Fritz Brandtner, Ozias Leduc, Jacques de Tonnancour, Rodolphe…

Jean-Paul Jérôme : Construction d’espace

Galerie D’Este is proud to open its 2017-2018 exhibition season with a fresh look at the work of the plasticien artist Jean-Paul Jérôme (1928-2004). It…

Rana Rochat – “Works on Paper”

Opening Reception: Saturday, October 28, 2017: 2 - 4 PM.   Newzones is pleased to present “Works on Paper”, a solo exhibition by Rana Rochat.…

Dianne Bos – “The Sleeping Green”

Opening Reception: Saturday, October 28, 2017: 2-4 PM.  Dianne Bos in attendance. Newzones is pleased to be hosting a book signing of "The Sleeping Green"…

DANA HOLST Girls!Girls!Girls!

opening exhibition: October 21st, 2017 2 - 6pm

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Rita Leistner: The Tree Planters

Exhibition Dates: October 21 – November 18, 2017 Reception for the Artist: Saturday, October 21, 6-9pm Online Preview: beginning October 14 at ffotoimage.com The Stephen…

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