Toronto Gallery Week

ADAC Announces Toronto Gallery Week

The Art Dealers Association of Canada (ADAC) is excited to announce that this October 26-31st it will be presenting a Toronto Gallery Week. This online and in person initiative supports and promotes galleries in the city with ongoing or special in-gallery programming, including those who are hosting other galleries in their spaces

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ADAC Ask Us Anything Question and Answer Series

Curious about the ADAC, our advocacy work, membership, galleries, and more? On March 8th-10th, 2021, we held our first Q+A Series, where we invited the public to ask us anything on our social media accounts. Below we have compiled answers to your thoughtful questions! Q+A ADAC History Q: “Who started the

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ADAC Welcomes New Executive Director: Emma Roberts

Greetings to all and nice to “e-meet” you! I am delighted to come on board as the new Executive Director for ADAC. I joined Base Consulting in 2012, after 10 years in the corporate world. I provide team leadership and management for national associations within various sectors. I enjoy supporting

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Winter Newsletter: President’s Message

Hello, my fellow members and Happy New Year. I hope that you all had time to rest and recharge your batteries over the holidays. I want to start 2021 by thanking all of you for your dedication to ADAC. Many of you work diligently to ensure that this Association can

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Jean-Pierre Valentin

Galerie Valentin, long-time ADAC member, permanently closes its doors

It was in 1934 that Lucienne and Louis Lange founded Galerie L’Art Francais on Laurier Avenue in Montreal. Many interesting artists were showing their work at that time such as Ozias Leduc, Marc-Aurèle Suzor-Coté and Marc-Aurèle Fortin among others. In 1975 Jean-Pierre Valentin and his wife Anne-Marie bought L’Art Francais

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