Past Workshops

Past Workshops

September 21, 6:00PM

Shoot instant film and learn to make unique artworks by transferring the photographic emulsion onto art paper!

September 5, 6:00PM

Join us for a workshop with media artist Aleesa Cohene!

June 27, 6:00PM

This workshop is directed at artists who want to ignite or strengthen their artist statement (it also proves useful for gallerists, curators, and critics), in distinguishing the structures and

May 30, 6:00PM

LA-based photographer Naomi Harris will lead this exciting workshop, co-presented by G44 and Circuit Gallery, in an attempt to unravel the intricacies and complexities of working photogra

May 27, 10:00AM

This workshop offers the experience of combining contemporary image-making with one of the earliest photographic printing processes.

May 23, 6:00PM

Learn how to use an 8x10 view camera!

 

May 20, 11:00AM

In this one-day hands-on workshop, you will use a 4x5 camera to shoot a tintype and develop it.

May 9, 6:00PM

Gallery 44 is thrilled to host this new workshop led by current artist-in-residence, Michèle Pearson Clarke who will discuss her practice and lead an informal critique of participants’ work.

April 30, 10:00AM

Travel back to the mid-1800s and experience the magic in making tintypes and ambrotypes!

April 23, 11:00AM

A new 8-week conceptual and professional development course, including portfolio reviews and a final exhibition.

April 18, 6:00PM

This workshop will look at the research-based, site-specific practice of the artist-duo Bambitchell in order to examine the historical and political narratives that take precedence in their work.

April 4, 6:00PM

This workshop is designed for artists interested in learning how to navigate the art market in Toronto. Space for this workshop is limited.

March 28, 6:00PM

A workshop designed for artists, writers, and curators wishing to develop a more creative approach to writing about art.

March 14, 6:00PM

Pricing artwork is tricky and there is no formulaic process.

March 11, 12:00PM

This workshop builds off of the Introduction to the 4x5 camera workshop. Participants will learn about the full camera movements associated with a large format camera.

March 7, 6:00PM

In this workshop, Erika will guide participants through her own work and that of other contemporary artists to discuss the layers and intricacies of bringing the personal into one's art practi

March 4, 10:00AM

The Intermediate Black and White Workshop is designed for those with some basic darkroom experience looking to learn more advanced and archival techniques in the darkroom.

February 22, 6:00PM

This workshop is an incredible opportunity to hear New York based Anishinaabe performance artist Maria Hupfield speak about her art practice and facilitate an informal critique of participants

January 12, 6:00PM

Costa Rican-born, Montreal-based multidisciplinary artist Juan Ortiz-Apuy will walk participants through a presentation on contemporary collage and then facilitate a hands-on collage party for part

December 3, 12:00PM

Hosted by two members from the Boreal Collective in Toronto, this workshop will help photographers who are interested in developing long-form photo essays and personal projects in articulating

November 29, 6:00PM

This workshop is designed to guide and outline the basic requirements of Graduate Schools in Fine Arts/Visual Arts in various Canadian post-secondary institutions.

November 26, 12:00PM

A workshop designed to introduce participants to artist residencies, application procedures and tips, strategies for securing funding and helpful resources when considering national/internatio

November 20, 12:00PM

A new, participatory workshop addressing the layered relationship between art and parenthood through discussion, a look at case studies and some thought-provoking exercises

November 12, 12:00PM

 A workshop aimed at photographers with completed projects who wish to make their first photobook mock-up.

 

November 6, 12:30PM

Gallery 44 and Critical Distance are pleased to co-present this new workshop, exploring the dynamic relationship between performance art, the body and the lens.

October 25, 6:00PM

A workshop to help artists learn clever online ways to help fund their art projects.

October 22, 12:00PM

This workshop will cover the basics of printing analog photographs in a black and white wet darkroom, intended for those who have never been in the darkroom or those in need of a refresher.

September 24, 12:00PM

Gallery 44 is thrilled to host this new workshop led by renowned artist, Rosalie Favell who will discuss her practice and lead an informal critique of participants’ work.

Photo: The Aturquesada Performance, St Jamestown by soJin Chun, 2014
September 7, 6:00PM

Are you an artist with a vision for a project but lack the resources to make this happen? Have you envisioned a sustainable economic model outside of the Western capitalist system?

August 30, 6:00PM

As the former director of Gallery 44, artist/educator Lise Beaudry has extensive experience writing and receiving grants as well as serving on granting juries.

June 28, 6:00PM

This workshop will explore advanced scanning techniques using the Imacon and Epson V700 scanners.

June 25, 12:00PM

This workshop will cover the basics of printing photographs in a black and white wet darkroom, intended for those who have never been in the darkroom or those in need of a refresher.

June 18, 1:00PM

Please join us for our free all ages Book Arts Workshop as part of the inaugural Toronto Art Book Fair!

June 8, 6:00PM

‘The text you write must prove to me that it desires me’ – Roland Barthes 

 

June 1, 6:00PM
This workshop will explore advanced scanning techniques using the Imacon and Epson V700 scanners.
May 28, 12:00PM
June 4, 10:00AM

Sunday, June 5, 2016 - 10am to 4pm

This workshop is in collaboration with Open Studio.  Open Studio members also pay members' rates.

May 21, 10:00AM

Artists Jessica Thalmann and Ryan Van Der Hout lead a workshop with participants interested in taking their photographs and transforming them through a process of degradation and manipulation.&nbsp

May 19, 6:00PM

Former director of Gallery 44, Lise Beaudry has extensive experience writing and receiving grants as well as serving on granting juries.

May 15, 10:00AM

Utilizing the studio space in Gallery 44’s production studio, artist, educator and photographer, Toni Hafkensheid will lead participants on an adventure in lighting.

May 8, 10:00AM
Instructor, Rob Norton will share with participants the knowledge and the history of this antique process, as well as its contemporary uses.
March 23, 6:00PM
Please note that the workshop has been moved from March 15 to March 23.
 
February 20, 10:00AM

In this workshop, instructor Christine Lucy Latimer will demonstrate alternative use of instant film and instant film cameras to produce contemporary artwork.

January 30, 10:00AM

Travel back to the mid-1800s and experience the historical process of the tintype and ambrotypes

January 20, 6:30PM

Digital Negatives for Historical and Experimental Processes.

January 19, 6:00PM

Using Gallery 44’s Fletcher 2100 mat cutter, participants will learn how to cut mats for their photographs with precision.  Instructor, Marco Buonocore will show participants the principals an

November 18, 6:30PM
This workshop introduces attendees to best practices when editing digital files and preparing files for printing.
November 7, 10:00AM
A production workshop about staging photo or video based works in an exhibition.
October 20, 6:00PM
This workshop is designed to guide and outline the basic requirements of Graduate Schools in Fine Arts/Visual Arts in various Canadian post-secondary institutions.
October 4, 10:00AM
The one-day workshop will introduce participants to the methodology for making portraits with medium format cameras.
Photo by Katherine Asals at Gibraltar Point Residency 2014
September 4, 12:00PM

The second annual residency held at Artscape Gibraltar Point will once again be lead by A

July 21, 6:00PM
One of the biggest challenges for a photographer is to establish a visual language while navigating through a sea of personal experiences.
July 18, 5:00PM
We have the power to create a gallery or an art platform accessible to the public. We can take our art, identity, vision, and manifestos to a place that is witness to the everyday, the streets.
June 9, 6:00PM
Focusing on critical theories and ideas that shape photographic practice, this workshop investigates the (relatively) recent turn to abstraction in photography.
June 2, 6:00PM

Participants will learn how to transform digital files into strong black and white photographs.

May 20, 6:00PM
Using an array of simple techniques, this workshop demonstrates rule-breaking in black and white wet darkroom practice to produce unique alternative images.
May 6, 12:00PM
May 7, 12:00PM

Mexican artist Alejandro Cartagena will teach a two day workshop focused on photobook history, edit and sequencing methods.

May 3, 12:00PM

In Wil Murray’s first workshop for Gallery 44, he will lead participants through processes that extend the brush strokes of painting into the darkroom.

March 17, 6:00PM
March 24, 6:00PM

Please Note: there are 2 parts to this workshop.

Wall to Wall 2012, C. Badanjak.
November 12, 6:00PM

Developed for artists, designers and cultural organizations, this hands-on workshop will show participants the basics of using social media effectively and efficiently. 

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September 23, 6:00PM

Artist residencies provide the time and space for creative people to reflect, investigate, exhibit and produce in a new context.

April 26, 10:00AM

Go back in time with this workshop and experience one of the earliest photographic printing processes.