Call for Board of Directors
2018 BOARD OF DIRECTORS APPLICATION  WE THINK CREATIVITY IS CONTAGIOUS. JOIN OUR TEAM AND CATCH SOME! We are now accepting applications for committed and hard-working leaders interested in building community through the arts to join our Board of Directors. The role ... Read More

Call for Community Participation!

Call for Community ParticipationADD YOUR PIECE TO OUR PARTICIPATORY POP UP MUSEUM! Museum of Neighbourhood Anthropology Exhibition dates: August 14 - September 29 Lakeshore Arts is building a collaborative pop-up museum examining the South Etobicoke neighbourhood. The museum invites community ... Read More

Thirtieth Street Mural Consultations

Not able to make it out to one of the consultations in person? Add your perspective to the design process by filling out this quick survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/3DFMDZ7 Lake and Shore Thirtieth Street Mural Project Community ConsultationsWednesday July 25, 6-8pm & Saturday August ... Read More

YAM End of Year Showcase

YAM End of Year ShowcaseJune 9 - 23, 2018 Opening Reception: June 12, 5-7pm This end of year showcase celebrates the work that the YAM (Youth Arts Movement) participants have produced throughout 2017/2018. A free weekly drop-in program for youth ... Read More

CONTACT: Youth In Focus

Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival 2018Lakeshore Arts has two exhibitions in this year's Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival. The IN FOCUS exhibitions feature metaphorical self-portraits and reflective poetry by select Grade 8 participants of Lakeshore Arts’ in-school educational program, Shazaam! In Focus. The exhibitions ... Read More

New Exhibition: Remembering You

Image by Katherine Poirier Exhibition Media She Does The City: Remembering You: Grief & Overdose Project Comes to Lakeshore Arts This Week (April 4, 2018) The Etobicoke Guardian: LAMP and Lakeshore Arts shine light on opioid crisis with Remembering You (April ... Read More

New Photography Exhibition Opening!

HEXFebruary 15 - March 7 In the series “HEX”, artist Moira Ness seeks out bold, single coloured buildings to photograph around the GTA, samples the colour in Photoshop, revealing the associated hexadecimal colour code and its name. The applied name ... Read More


CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS!  Submissions for Lakeshorts 2018 are still open and will be until January 15th, 2018. There are only a few days left, so  SUBMIT NOW! LAKESHORTS 2018 As many of you know The Lakeshorts International Short Film Festival fosters … Read More

Upcoming Exhibition: Nightscapes

Community Project Space Proudly Supported By NIGHTSCAPESJanuary 16 - February 10 Opening Reception: January 17th, 7-9pm Nightscapes is a solo photography exhibition by Toronto based artist Moira Ness. The series explores empty urban landscapes and experiments with nocturnal light studies, ... Read More

Lakeshore Arts 25th BIG Birthday Bash

EVENT SPONSOR Lakeshore Arts is turning 25 this year and we want to celebrate with YOU! We’re hosting our 25th Big Birthday Bash at Big Rock Brewery where we will have food, tunes, games, ways to flex your inner creative and of course beer ... Read More

LCI is in the Gallery!

NOSTALGIADecember 6, 2017 - January 6, 2018 On now in the gallery: Annual showcase featuring work by senior CyberARTS students from Lakeshore Collegiate Institute. The 2017 edition Nostalgia, includes painting, photography, mixed media collage, sculpture and installation and explores themes ... Read More

Upcoming Exhibition: ReThink Recovery

Exhibition Media CBC NEWS: After a concussion smashed her life to pieces, art helped her find her own recovery (Posted: Nov 10, 2017) CBC Metro Morning Interview: Rethink Recovery art exhibit (Air Date: Nov 09, 2017) Mississauga News: Mississauga woman turns to art to ... Read More

2017 Member’s Exhibition On Now!

2017 Member's ExhibitionOctober 3 - 28, 2017 Artist's Reception: October 12th 6-8pm Featuring the work of 13 local artists at various stages of their careers, the 2017 Member’s Exhibition is a celebration of the breadth of talents and interests that ... Read More

Fall Giving Campaign

FALL GIVING CAMPAIGN In celebration of our upcoming 25th birthday we are sharing 25 voices of the community and the reasons they have chosen to support Lakeshore Arts over the years. Add your voice and support by donating this fall! ... Read More

Call for Artists: Member’s Exhibition

CALL FOR ARTISTS! Member's Exhibition 2017October 3 - 28, 2017 | Deadline to apply: September 19, 2017 Lakeshore Arts is now accepting submissions for our annual non-juried member's exhibition. All members in good standing are encouraged to participate in this ... Read More

Join our Board of Directors!

Call for Board MembersApply to join Lakeshore Arts' Board of Directors Deadline: September 15 Lakeshore Arts is seeking dynamic, engaged, and hard-working individuals committed to furthering the impacts of arts and culture to join our Board of Directors. The role ... Read More

Upcoming Ceramic Art Exhibition

UNCHARTEDNew exhibition of ceramic art by the Mississauga Potters Guild August 2 - 26, 2017 Artist Reception: August 17, 7-9pm We're excited to announce the launch of a new ceramic art exhibition in the gallery this August! Uncharted is a ... Read More

Natural Dyeing Workshops

SPONTANEOUS ATELIER @ LAKESHORE ARTS!Natural Dyeing Workshops July 22 & 29, 2017 10:30am - 1:00pm Explore living colour with Spontaneous Atelier. In this workshop we will explore the age old art form of making pigments for cloth using botanicals from ... Read More

Stencil the Six

STENCIL THE SIXGuerilla Street Art Stencilling Workshop & Spray Chalk Activation As a part of Lakeshore Arts' My City My Six series, Mural Routes artist Rob Matejka, will be offering stencil making workshops and spray chalk activations to Stencil the Six with ... Read More

Free Textile Workshop!

Rust-Dyeing & Shibori Textile WorkshopSaturday June 17th 12-2pm Presented by Urbanvessel with Sonja Rainey  Create your own rust printed silk square, ready for pick up from the gallery one week later. Experiment with shibori technique in a larger collective piece ... Read More