Call for Artists! Member’s Showcase 2016

CALL FOR ARTISTS! MEMBER'S SHOWCASE 2016Submit your masterpiece to this year's Member's Showcase! The Lakeshore Arts Member’s Showcase is an annual non-juried exhibition featuring the work of over 25 local artists. The showcase is a celebration of local creativity and provides ... Read More

September Exhibition Now Open!

CULTURAL ELEMENTS SEPTEMBER 13 - OCTOBER 2 2016Drop by the gallery to check out our new fall exhibition featuring work from the artists of Lakeshore Village Artists Co-op. Featuring the work of five local artists from assorted cultural backgrounds and ... Read More

Call for Gallery Committee Members

Call for Volunteer Gallery Committee MembersGet involved in your creative community! Lakeshore Arts is excited to launch a new volunteer initiative to assist with the development and execution of exhibition programming in our Smith Zone Gallery! The Lakeshore Arts Gallery ... Read More


CALL FOR PROPOSALS 2016 - 2017 EXHIBITIONSLakeshore Art is excited to continue offering a full spectrum of visual arts exhibitions from emerging and established artists, youth and community organizations in our storefront gallery, the Smith Zone. We are currently accepting ... Read More

Call for Board Members

Call for Board MembersWe are looking for amazing people to join our team! Do you believe that the ARTS can play a key role creating healthy and vibrant neighbourhoods? That arts programming should be accessible to individuals of all ages ... Read More

Plein Air Artists Retreat

PLEIN AIR ARTIST GETAWAY REGISTER TODAY!Highlands East Plein Air Arts Festival & Tamarack Lodge have partnered to provide Lakeshore Arts members with an exclusive, creative getaway experience! September 8 – 11, 2016  -  SPACES LIMITED! September 8 Arrival from 3:00 pm – 6:00 ... Read More


CULTURE DAYS INFO SESSIONJune 29th 6:00pm | Lakeshore Arts | 2422 Lake Shore Blvd West Culture Days will take place this year on September 30, October 1 and 2. Artists, arts organizations, cultural, and heritage organizations, businesses, and municipalities all ... Read More

June Exhibition Now Open!

SEEN ALL AT ONCE | JUNE 1 - 25Drop by our gallery to check out Seen All at Once, a new exhibition by emerging artist Paul Guzman! Seen All at Once is a collection of paintings made by Toronto artist Paul Guzman. ... Read More

ARTiculate Registration Now Open!

Share this Post REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!Registration is now open for our summer program, ARTiculate: Youth Leadership in the Arts! Over three weeks, from July 4 – 22nd, youth ages 13 - 18 will experience multi-disciplinary workshops with professional artists, unique field ... Read More


EXHIBITION OPENING: UNDER CONSTRUCTIONJoin us for the opening reception of Under Construction on Saturday May 14th! Stop by our storefront gallery on Saturday afternoon to join us in celebrating the opening of our current photography exhibition Under Construction. The show features ... Read More

Volunteers Wanted!

VOLUNTEERS WANTED! Share this Post Great opportunity to give back to your community!  Lakeshore Arts is looking for a team of enthusiastic volunteers to help out at this year’s Lakeshorts International Short Film Festival at Assembly Hall on May 6th ... Read More

Lakeshorts Tickets On Sale!

LAKESHORTS FESTIVAL TICKETS ON SALE APRIL 8th at 9:00am !It's that time of year again - Lakeshorts time! Tickets will be on sale on Friday, April 8th - at 9:00am via Mark it on your calendars and set your mobile alerts, because tickets ... Read More


HELP US CELEBRATE OUR FINAL YEAR OF 'EYES' After 23 years and over 1,200 pieces of original art exhibited, one of our inaugural programs is coming to a close! Our final reception will be held on Thursday, April 14th from 6:00 ... Read More


Share this Post THE BUSINESS OF ART - REGISTER TODAY!THURSDAYS FROM APRIL 7 - MAY 26 | 6:30 - 9:30pm | LAKESHORE ARTS $20 PER WORKSHOP | $100 FOR ALL 8 WORKSHOPS The Bank of Montreal in partnership with Lakeshore Arts presents ... Read More


NEW EXHIBITION: ABSTRACTED PERSPECTIVES APRIL 5 - 30Come by the Smith Zone Gallery to check out our new exhibition Abstracted Perspectives! Abstracted Perspectives features the work of three different artists spanning three generations, linked together by a mutual propensity to ... Read More


LAKESHORTS FILM FESTIVAL TICKET LAUNCH PARTY Let the Lakeshorts International Short Film Festival buzz begin! As many of you know, Lakeshorts tickets sell like hotcakes! Last year, Gala tickets sold out in 18 hours - and we anticipate they're going ... Read More


EXHIBITION OPENING MY WORLD, OUR WORLD MARCH 1 - APRIL 2There is a new exhibition up in the Smith Zone Gallery just in time for International Women's Day! My World, Our World is a multi-disciplinary exhibition by Women's Art Project, ... Read More


EYES EXHIBITION - REGISTER TODAY!Lakeshore Arts presents, Through the Eyes of the Artist Through the Eyes of the Artist affectionately referred to as EYES, has been a long standing program of Lakeshore Arts. This program now in its 23rd year, is recognized and ... Read More


MY LAKESHORE MY HOMEMY LAKESHORE - MY HOME was a 10-month long Signature Partnership Project with the City of Toronto’s Cultural Hotspot in 2015. It celebrated the cultures, languages and creativity of the people who call Etobicoke their ‘home’. Developed by the ... Read More

Our Next Fundraiser!

OUR NEXT FUNDRAISER! DANCING FROM DECADE TO DECADELakeshore Arts is excited to announce our upcoming fundraising event Dancing from Decade to Decade! On February 27th at 7:00pm we will take over the Long Branch Royal Canadian Legion and leap back ... Read More