Gallery 44 workshops provide unique opportunities for artists in all stages of their careers to learn, create, connect and be inspired. Sign up for weekday or weekend workshops, taught by national and international practicing artists, writers or curators with in-depth knowledge of the subjects they are teaching. Learn in small-group settings with others who share your love and passion for photography!

To see a list of our past and current workshops, please see below.

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February 26, 10:00AM

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

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.

March 6, 6:00PM

Learn the ins and outs of G44’s incredible Imacon 949 scanner:  learn how to set up custom film profiles,scan, import and process raw FFF files in Flexcolor.

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 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 14, 6:00PM

Pricing artwork is tricky and there is no formulaic process.

March 18, 10:00AM

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

March 21, 6:00PM

In this course, Instructor Toni Hafkenscheid will cover the use of Photoshop Raw as a part of the digital workflow.

March 28, 6:00PM

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

April 4, 6:00PM

This new workshop for G44 members is designed for artists interested in learning how to navigate the art market in Toronto. Space for this workshop is limited.

April 8, 12:00PM

This workshop will guide participants as they transform their photographs through a process of degradation and manipulation. 

April 11, 6:00PM

Renowned video artist Deirdre Logue will walk participants through her provoking retrospective installed in three gallery spaces, all presented as part of the 30th Images Festival C

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.

May 7, 12:00PM

This workshop, co-presented in partnership with Trinity Square Video, will investigate the intersection of photography, cinema and video art, and the ways in which the image plays an important

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.

May 13, 11:00AM

Participants will learn everything needed to make and use their own DIY pinhole 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 23, 6:00PM

Learn how to use an 8x10 view camera!


May 27, 10:00AM

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

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

Testimonial - Workshop Attendee

"Last spring I participated in the Grant Writing workshop with Sara Angelucci. What I came away with was a better sense of how the grant writing system worked in Canada and Ontario.

I applied what I learned from the workshop in my applications to the Canada Council and the Ontario Arts Council and with some luck I was successful with both applications."