Workshops

Workshops

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!

Upcoming workshops are featured below. 

Call to register 416-979-3941
Gallery hours: Tues - Sat, 11 AM - 5 PM

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May 4, 10:00AM

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

May 7, 6:00PM

How do we tell stories that make change? What kind of change are we trying to create? And how do we go about telling such stories ethically?

May 8, 6:00PM

This workshop looks at diverse approaches to installing and exhibiting photographs with an emphasis on working with space.

May 11, 10:00AM

This hands-on workshop is intended for photographers interested in working with a 35mm manual camera, processing their own film and enlarging their negatives.

May 11, 11:00AM

In partnership with Gallery 44, Open Studio is offering a 1 day, photo-based screenprinting workshop. Participants will use photo stencil methods to transfer ink onto paper.

May 15, 6:00PM

“You must be shapeless, formless, like water. When you pour water in a cup, it becomes the cup. When you pour water in a bottle, it becomes the bottle.

May 18, 10:00AM

Learn to create beautiful cyanotype prints with deeper blues and a longer tonal range using the modern cyanotype printing process in this hands-on workshop.

May 19, 12:00PM

This workshop, re-examines the photobook as an object/sculpture while considering its subject matter, style and content.

May 22, 6:00PM

Photographic archives are unusual spaces where knowledge is ordered and histories are narrated.

May 25, 12:00PM

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 and further develop t

May 30, 6:00PM

Photographers, sculptors, interdisciplinary artists and those interested in challenging the traditional boundaries of photographic practice through the creation experimental photo–based are encoura

Testimonials

"The workshop was very fun, I met like-minded photography enthusiast and I feel confident with printing and processing film." Darkroom Basics Workshop Attendee

"Great workshop! The history of using light (was) well covered, different techniques/schools and awesome intro to the equipment and techniques. Thanks!" Intro to Studio Lighting Workshop Attendee

"I loved the combination of an artist talk and critique, it gave us an opportunity to make connections to the theme, content and connecting to the larger context/framework to contemporary art. " Constructing Blackness Workshop Attendee

"great workshop to ease your mind and to look at your work from a new angle"  Unstuck Workshop Attendee

"Learning from an experienced photojournalist was extremely helpful and insightful as Kiana gave us a look into her process beyond technical details… advice that you wouldn’t hear elsewhere.” Long-term Documentary Photography Workshop Attendee

“This was a fantastic opportunity to engage with the physical materiality of photography!”​ - The Photobook as Art Object Workshop Attendee

"Robyn was friendly and incredibly knowledgeable. I gained so much insight from this workshop that would have been really difficult to find on my own. Easily one of the most helpful workshops I’ve taken at G44.” - Gallery Practices for the Emerging Photographer Workshop Attendee