ArtsNotes: Into The Phog

(WINDSOR, ON) – Check out this week’s ACWR ArtsNotes; your weekly guide to the arts in Windsor and Essex County. Read more about the arts in the area by checking out the Arts Council Windsor and Region website.

Submitting to Arts Notes? Would you like your arts-related event, exhibition, performance, concert to appear in Arts Notes/Community Calendar? Submit your event through the Community Calendar by Monday at 5:00pm.

EXHIBITION | G. JESSE GLEDHILL @ ArtSpeak Gallery     

March 14 to March 25

Reception: Saturday, March 25 @ 1pm to 4pm  This solo exhibition by G. Jesse Gledhill will feature recently completed acrylic paintings by the Windsor-based artist …MORE

PHOG PIT @ Phog Lounge 

March 21 to April 30

From World Poetry Day through April’s Poetry Month, come see the Phog Pit, the recent installation of video poetry that is a combination of poetry and performance …MORE


Wednesday, March 22 @ 6pm to 9pm

Your event is planned and ready to go. Have you put any thought into how you will record all your hard work? This workshop, hosted by Windsor photographer Joey Acott, will provide you with tips on how to document your event/project …MORE


March 23 to April 16

Reception: Sunday, March 26 @ 2pm to 4pm

Cindy shares her love of the beauty of nature through her expressive, impressionistic, vibrant paintings. Starting as an artist later in life she has jumped in with passion and encourages others …MORE


March 23 & March 20 @ 6:30pm to 9:30pm

In this class you will learn the basics of how to create a two-colour silkscreen print on paper. We will cover: making positives or transparencies, exposing images on a screen, how to register (line up) your printing, and pulling prints …MORE


March 24 to March 26

Celebrate Canada with us by participating in Intune’s music and art filled weekend! Events include a Canadian Music Trivia Night, Crafted in Canada and a showcase of Canadian music students …MORE

LENNIE GALLANT IN CONCERT @ The Car Barn Restaurant 

Friday, March 24 @ 7pm

A native of the Acadian village of Rustico, PEI, Lennie Gallant has recorded eleven albums (nine mostly in English and two in French), which have won him a host of awards and nominations …MORE

A NIGHT IN VIENNA @ The Capitol Theatre 

March 24 to March 26

Get swept away by the glamour and excitement of Vienna! The WSO salutes this beautiful city, and historic centre of arts and culture, with an evening of stunning music and dance. Windsor’s own Amelia Daigle serenades the audience, and ballroom dancers dazzle …MORE


Saturday, March 25 @ 10pm

MunizO are a Japanese indie rock trio currently based in Toronto. Joining us is Paul The Tailor. Come on out and have a great night with us! …MORE

EDUARTS HUB @ ArtSpeak Gallery 

Wednesday, March 29 @ 4pm to 6:30pm

Arts Council Windsor & Region and the Canadian Network for Arts & Learning present the first-ever Eduarts Hub – Windsor with Indigenous artist-educators who will facilitate an engaging session of professional development …MORE


ARTCITE INC. –  Dar’a/Full Circle | Curated by Jamelie Hassan. Exhibition runs March 10 to April 21 …details

ART GALLERY OF WINDSOR – Winter/Spring 2017 Exhibitions. Exhibitions run February 10 to May …details

ARTSPEAK GALLERY – Exhibition | G. Jesse Gledhill. Exhibition runs March 14 to March 25. Reception: Saturday, March 25 @ 1pm to 4pm …details

GIBSON GALLERY – From My Heart | Cindy Shafer. Exhibition runs March 23 to April 16. Reception: Sunday, March 26 @ 2pm …details

LEAMINGTON ARTS CENTRE – Breaking Barriers | Group exhibit & The Still Speaks | Deborah Cameron & Surely Some Resolution | Rosemary Dzus. Exhibitions run February 28 to April 1 …details

MUDPUPPY GALLERY – In the Eye of the Beholder | Community Exhibition. Exhibition runs March 16 to April 9 …details

WINDSOR SANDWICH SHOP – Lake Art Studios Gallery Exhibit | Andrea Mercier & Arlene Murphy. Exhibition runs January 16 to December 31 …details


CITY OF PICKERING – Call to artists: ArtFest on the Esplanade | Deadline: April 6, 2017 …details

CITY OF PICKERING – Call to youth artists: Youth Public Art Competition | Deadline: April 13, 2017 …details

CITY OF WINDSOR – Call to artists: Windsor 125 Public Art Installations | Deadline: Friday, April 21 …details

ELORA CENTRE FOR THE ARTS – Call for Proposals:  Canada 150 WATER Mural Project | Deadline: March 24, 2017 …details

LEAMINGTON ARTS CENTRE – Call to artists: Leamington Flock Fest Exhibition | Deadline: Saturday, April 29 …details

KINGSVILLE ART SOCIETY – Call to artists: Summer Artisan Market | Event date: July 29 & July 30, 2017 …details

KINGSVILLE FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL – Call to artists: artisan vendor stalls | Deadline: April 1 …details

LESSOR LIMITED – Call to artists: Mural Project | Deadline: April 10 …details

ONE TEN PARK – Call to artists: MAKE: PUBLIC MailArt | Deadline: September 1, 2017 …details

NANCY JOHNS GALLERY & FRAMING – Call to Artists: THIRTY x SIXTY Show | Submission dates: April 25 & April 26 @ 10am to 6pm …details

SALT SPRING NATIONAL ART PRIZE – Call for artist submissions | Deadline: May 31, 2017 …details

TEAMFIVE – Call to artists: TeamFive Group Exhibition | Event date: Friday, March 24 …details

WINDSOR JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTRE – Call to artists: DiverseCity 150 Art Show | Deadline: April 1, 2017 & Call for submissions: ShoutOut 150 | Deadline: Monday, April 10 …details

WINDSOR PUBLIC LIBRARY – Call to artists: Exhibit your work on the WPL Community Art Wall …details


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