May 11 & 12, 2013
Saturday 11 - 6pm
Sunday 12 - 5pm
Are you an arts enthusiast? Then take advantage of this exceptional event to view and purchase original artwork from over 50 artists. The Rosedale Main Street BIA is proud to launch the 1st Annual Rosedale Art Fair. This two-day event will showcase the notable work of emerging artists from OCAD and across the GTA, at participating Rosedale stores and restaurants.
Another highlight of the fair will be the “Art in the Square” where up to forty curated artists will be featuring their work. You will have the opportunity to meet directly with the artists and purchase affordable high calibre works of art. This is a remarkable opportunity to support the work of up and coming local artists.
Merchant: Roots Canada
Address: 1073 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Laura Nowak/ Photography
Activity: Yoga Demos and DJ
Merchant: Room 2046
Address: 1252 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Liane Vaz/ Material Art Design, Jewelry
Activity: Anniversary Party
Address: 1095 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Rachael Guglielmelli/ Photography
Greg McCarthy/ Drawing and Painting
Jeannie Pappas/ Ceramics
Vicki Martinovic / Printmaking
Address: 1220 Yonge St.
Activity: The North South Project www.thenorthsouthproject.com
The North South Project is a new model of viable design and craft collaberations in the developing world. Called the North South Project because of it's reach across a global north/south axis, the project brings new product collections to northern markets that are designed and made in the Southern hemisphere.
Merchant: Of Things Past
Address: 1096 Yonge St.
Toronto artist - Doris Pontieri selected to exhibit her unique rendition of North Birch Trees at the Paris Louvre. One of the first Canadian artists to be selected to have her work exhibited at the December 2012 Societe Nationale des Beaux-Arts (SBNA) annual show at the Louvre in Paris. Based on the quality and appeal of her work, Ms. Ponieri easily secured her place in the delegation of just 12 artists representing Canada at this prestigious international art exhibiton.
Merchant: Absolutely North
Address: 1236 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Cayla Chrisiansen/ Drawing and Painting
Address: 10 Scrivener Square
Activity: Kevin Oleary from Dragon's Den -Saturday. Tasings - Sunday
Merchant: Absolutely Inc.
Address: 1132 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Kate Hogg/ Drawing and Painting
Address: 1088 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Greg McCarthy/ Drawing and Painting
Activity: Complimentary food and beverage samples
Address: 1177 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Treva Pullen/ Drawing and Painting
Activity: Complimentary wine and cheese
Merchant: Pizza Hut
Address: 1086 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Gabriel Altrows/ Drawing and Painting
Meaghan Barry/ Drawing and Painting
Address: 1110 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Sebastian Bentez/ Photography
Activity: Featuring Melanie Cruickshank the creator of DaLish Cosmetics who will be performing complimentary makeup touch ups and skin consultations! Also, anyone who comes in during the 2-day event and can enter to win a Beauty Regime which will include professional hair and skin care products.
Merchant: Cloakroom ** Saturday Only**
Address: 1177 Yonge St. Unit 17
Featured Artist: Bronwyn Pel/ Material Art and Design, Fiber Arts
Activity: Complimentary food and beverages. Plus an exciting feature product. Take your photo in your favorite outfit!
Merchant: Dog Father & Co.
Address: 1007 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Caroline Whelan/ Illustration
Activity: Complimentary dog treats.
Merchant: Colour Lab
Address: 1013 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Annika Hoefs/ Jewelry and Ceramics
Merchant: Belle Epoque Furnishings
Address: 1066 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Kimberly Bruce - Jewellery Artist & Kellie Leman - Painter
Merchant: Decorum Decorative Finds
Address: 1212 Yonge St.
Featured Artist: Donovan Davis & Robert Kanatnik
Address: 1212 Yonge Street
Activity: 25% off the regular price of all wall art
Merchant: Advice From a Caterpillar
Address: 8 Price Street
Featured Artist: Elizabeth Dyer
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