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Upcoming Exhibition

Hi Dean, Congratulations! Your work has been selected to be on exhibition at the Studio on James from June 8 - July 16. Hey 905 friends. I'm having a Photography exhibition at www.studioonjames.com. The opening will be on Friday June 9th 7-9pm. STUDIO ON JAMES 126 James Street North, Third Floor Hamilton

Photos from my BC canoe trip

Hi everyone, I was away for three weeks paddling, hiking and climbing mountains in the British Columbia wilderness. It was an amazing time. I took a 35mm camera a 120mm pinhole camera and a huge 4x5 Graflex camera. I have been slowly developing and scanning my photos. I have added two new galleries. The Galleries are called Garibaldi Park BC, Powell River BC and Pinhole BC. I hope that you enjoy them.

Photography competition

Hi, Next week I will be taking part in a photography exhibition at the 918 Bathurst Centre for Cultural Arts. The exhibition includes a People's Choice award, and I would appreciate your support (votes) for this competition. Here's how you can vote: The event is on May 17th at 918 Bathurst between 10am and 8pm. You can vote at the the Bathurst Centre on May 17th. You can also vote online: Instagram 918bathurst Twitter @918bathurst Here are the details of the exhibition: This is a one-day only event on May 17, and the public and a select jury are invited to vote. Public voting will take place between the hours of 10am and 8pm. Artists selected for the official exhibition will be eligible for cash prizes and awards provided by our sponsors and partners. There are three prize categories: Best In Show, Most Innovative, and People's Choice. https://www.facebook.com/events/472626636266653/ Thanks for your support! If you know of anyone who enjoys photography please share this post smile emoticon

New Gallery

Painting It turns out I can paint, who knew? I have complete three painting so far. I'm excited at this new opportunity to expand my artistic skills.

Another New Gallery!

Archival Art I have started working with found objects, specifically gloves that I have found while walking around Toronto. The concept is to take a lost item, clean it and present it in a context where it can be considered as art.

Upcoming Show

Four of my Archival art pieces will be on display at the Gerrard Art Space, Their upcoming show is titled The Archive Show, March 30 – April 17, Reception Saturday April 2nd, 3pm – 6pm. http://gerrardartspace.com/

My New Camera!

Hi everyone, I would like to introduce you to my new camera. It's a Graflex 4x5 Large Format Speed graphic Press Film Camera, it was built in the 1940's used mainly by photojournalists. I've placed one of my 35 mm camera in front to give you some perspective. This behemoth comes in at 5.6 pounds. In the photo of the 3 sizes of film, the bottom is 35mm, the middle is 120mm and the top is 4"x5" film that loads one sheet at a time in the back of the Graflex. I give my cameras nicknames I'm calling this big boy Beast. We are going to have some fun! As soon as I learn how to use it...

New Gallery

I have added a new gallery. It's titled Algonquin, it features photos from my recent trip to Algonquin Park.

QWAC Awards of Distinction

09/05/2015 Artscape in partnership with the Queen West Art Crawl is pleased to announce the winners of a juried competition that serves to honour artistic excellence and innovation in the Queen West Art Crawl’s Outdoor Art Show & Sale. These ten artists of distinction will be featured in the upcoming exhibition which runs from August 31 – September 13, 2015 in the Hallway Galleries at Artscape Youngplace, (180 Shaw Street).The exhibition spans three floors of corridor space and is open to the public daily, 8 am – 9 pm, with free admission. The winning artists include: • Jacob Antoni, Designer • Dean Bradley, Photographer • Peter Chung, Painter • Mark Johnson, Drawer/Illustrator • Paul Brandejs, Mixed Media Artist • Lindsay Chambers, Painter • Marie Choi, Drawer/Illustrator • Maria Kim, Painter • Guy Parrotta, Mixed Media Artist • Irene Sirko, Sculptor “We’re excited to partner with the Queen West Art Crawl in this new initiative to showcase the festival’s top artistic talent,” said Artscape Youngplace Managing Director Natasha Mytnowych. “Artscape founded the Queen West Art Crawl in 2003 and it’s incredible to see how the event has grown in the past twelve years. We’re proud to continue our support of Toronto’s premiere arts festival and invite the community into Artscape Youngplace, our cultural hub in West Queen West.”

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