If Walls Could Talk

Event Poster
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 5:00am to Sunday, March 16, 2014 - 4:00am

Opening Reception: Thursday, March 6, 7 to 10 p.m.

A juried exhibition of experiential illustration featuring a creative assembly of OCAD U Illustration faculty and alumni

The Gladstone Hotel and curator Leila Courey are pleased to announce If Walls Could Talk (IWCT). A juried exhibition of experiential illustration, featuring work by emerging and established artists.

Discover how artists and designers use illustration and related art forms to transform the hotel’s 2nd Floor Gallery and public spaces in dramatic, conceptual and experimental ways.

IWCT will be on public display at the Gladstone Hotel from March 6 to 30, 2014.

2014 Participating Artists:
Beata Kruszynski | Betty Zhang | Jen Spinner & Hazel Eckert | Jennifer Ilett | Kat Gomboc & Rebecca Ladds | Kerry Zentner | Mike Ellis | Min Gyo (Daniel) Chung | Nat Janin | P.K. (Adam Hilborn) | Sawhorse Design with Adrian Forrow & Tyler John | Selena Wong

2014 Jurists:
Ari Elkouby, creative director, Zulu Alpha Kilo
Diti Katona, partner, creative director, Concrete Design
Gary Taxali, fine artist, illustrator
Jason Logan, creative director, Rogers Publishing
Mikey Richardson, partner, creative director, Jacknife Design
Paul Dallas, chair of Illustration, OCAD University
Virginia Johnson, illustrator, textile designer, and founder, Virginia Johnson Lifestyle

Exhibition hours are noon to 5 p.m. daily

Venue & Address: 
Gladstone Hotel 1214 Queen St. W. Toronto, Ontario
Website: 
http://www.gladstonehotel.com/spaces/iwct
Cost: 
Free