New Acquisition at TrepanierBaer: Kent Monkman

TrépanierBaer is pleased to present a new acquisition at the gallery. On view now is Kent Monkman's Good Medicine, a unique and intimate painting from 2013.  This is a  opportunity to see a rare and relatively early painting by the artist. Kent Monkman’s work explores themes of...

Weekend Notice from TrépanierBaer

The Fall season is upon us with events and exhibitions aplenty! We'd like to take this moment to remind you of shows that you should definitely see. On view now at TrépanierBaer is the stunning show SCULPTURE:  Jen Aitken, James Carl, Michel de Broin, Stéphane La Rue. The opening was a...

Group Exhibition at TrépanierBaer

TrépanierBaer is pleased to present a group exhibition of curated works to finish our summer season. On view now are a selection of works by Marcel Barbeau, Oscar Cahén, Chris Cran, DaveandJenn, Christian Eckart, Chris Flodberg,  Alicia Henry, Fred Herzog, Geoffrey James, Al McWilliams, Ron Moppett, Marion Nicoll, Evan Penny,...

Re-invented Sites Redux – TrépanierBaer at Papier 2022 – Booth C05

La version française suit cette annonce. TrépanierBaer is delighted to announce its participation the 2022 iteration of the Papier Contemporary Art Fair, which will be presented at the Grand Quay, Port of Montréal, Montréal, Québec, August 26 to 28, 2022. On view for Montréal audiences are selections from Vikky...

Summer Newsletter – New Acquisition at TrépanierBaer

TrépanierBaer is pleased to add a new acquisition to our Fred Herzog exhibition with another photograph by the artist. Titled S-Lane Union Street, Vacouver, this photograph captures the quotidian activities at an urban alleyway, while a majestic tree, with its elongated, finger-like branches, stands solemn and  sentient in the middle of the...

Upstate Art Weekend: Christian Eckart in Millerton, New York

Mark your calendars! The third iteration of the Upstate Art Weekend takes place between July 22 and July 24. There are over 165 participants, including The Re Institute, in Millerton, New York, which is currently presenting Christian Eckart's stunning installation titled Closer/Still II . As he has remarked: This exhibition opportunity...

Jen Aitken: In Conversation at the McMichael

Virtual Artist Talk at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection Tuesday, July 5, 2022 5 PM MST / 7 PM EST  For the past month, the Toronto-based artist Jen Aitken has been in residence at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection in Kleinburg, Ontario where she has used the Tom Thomson Shack "...

Weekend Notice from TrépanierBaer

Happy Canada Day!  TrépainerBaer will be closed for the Canada Day weekend on Friday, July 1 and on Saturday, July 2. We will re-open on Tuesday, July 5. Enjoy the long weekend! Image Credit: Mike Bayne Ken & Marg’s, 2017 Oil on panel/ 4” x 6”    ...

Geoffrey James & Christian Eckart – Exhibitions on View

Geoffrey James: Social Spaces — Jože Plečnik in Ljubljana Architekturzentrum Wien, Gallery, Vienna, Austria June 30 to July 28, 2022 Christian Eckart "Closer/Still II" The Re Institute, Millerton, New York July 2 to August 28, 2022 If you happen to be in Vienna this summer, theArchitekturzentrum Wien Gallery is presenting Geoffrey James: Social Spaces...

Video : Kent Merriman Jr. – In the Studio

  Earlier this year, Yves Trépanier visited Kent Merriman Jr. in his studio, and the meeting between them was recorded. To view the video of this insightful and thoughtful exchange, and to catch more than a glimpse of the artist's studio, please click here....

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Today we honour National Indigenous Peoples Day in Canada. It is an occasion to celebrate the knowledge, practices, and cultural contributions of First Peoples from an extraordinary diversity of communities across the country. Pictured herewith is the painting titled The Death of Hyacinthus by Kent Monkman, an artist...

Carol Waino in Galleries West

Carol Wainio -  Fables and fairy tales provide cautionary metaphors Galleries West By Lissa Robinson We live in perilous and uncertain times. As we face potential losses of plant, animal and human life, we may also wonder how climate change will alter our culture and the stories we...

New Painting – Ron Moppett: FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE/(REFLECTION), 2022

TrépanierBaer is pleased to present FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE/(REFLECTION), a new, stunning and bold painting fresh from the studio of Ron Moppett. FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE/(REFLECTION) is a painting that holds space, time and memory.  At first glance, the left panel of this diptych depicts a close...

Carol Wainio: Vers L’Incertitude

Opening : Saturday, April 23, 2022 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tour of Exhibition Begins at 2:30 pm   TrépanierBaer is pleased to present Carol Wainio: Vers L'Incertitude, an exhibition of new and recent work. Carol Wainio belongs to the generation of Canadian painters whose artistic practice was influenced by the conceptual...

Happy Easter and Happy Passover

Dear Friends, Artists, and Colleagues, Trépanier Baer Gallery would like to wish you and yours a Happy Easter and a Happy Passover. In observance of the holidays, the gallery will be closed on Friday, April 15 and Saturday, April 16.  We re-open the following week, and ask...

Chris Cran at TrépanierBaer – Talk to the Hand

On view now and for sale at TrépanierBaer is a rare, major Chris Cran painting from the early 90s titled Gesture #5 (1992) from his sold-out series known as the Hand Gesture Paintings. Measuring over six feet tall and five feet wide, this arresting painting depicts the inside of a hand with its fingers and...

Takao Tanabe – Four Works 1975-1984 – Exhibition and Sale

TrépanierBaer is pleased to offer for sale four works from Takao Tanabe’s celebrated Prairie Paintings series.  Included are:  The Land 32/75, 1975; Prairie Hills 10/78, 1978; the etching titled Dark Prairie, 1984; and a beautiful, light, and ephemeral lithograph titled After the Harvest from 1976. After...

Allison Miller : Trunk Heater Tongue

TrépanierBaer is thrilled to present works by Los Angeles-based artist Allison Miller. We first encountered Allison Miller’s work in 2010, in an exhibition at the Art Gallery of Calgary, curated by Marianne Elder and David Pagel, art critic for the Los Angeles Times. Titled soft core/HARD EDGE,...

In Conversation: IAIN BAXTER& and Susan Gold

Moderated by Conservator Spencer Montcalm Art Gallery of Windsor Thursday, March 10 from 6 pm to 7 pm EST IAIN BAXTER& and Susan Gold will discuss their artistic practice,  as well as their featured works in the current exhibition Restored Treasures Part I , currently on view at the Art Gallery...

Michael Smith: Urban Wild – Extended

Michael Smith : Urban Wild  has been extended to March 5, 2022.  The artist's small and large scale paintings of lush and dense woods need to be seen in the gallery as to properly capture their colour and texture. If you'd like to experience their presence...

Alicia Henry Works Acquired by the National Gallery of Canada

TrépanierBaer is pleased to announce that the National Gallery of Canada has acquired several mixed media portraits by Alicia Henry. As noted by Daina Augaitis, Chief Curator Emerita at Vancouver Art Gallery, who curated Alicia Henry: Witnessing at the The Power Plant in 2019: For the last two decades,...

New DaveandJenn, and Michael Smith in attendance at TBG

New DaveandJenn TrépanierBaer is pleased to present two new stunning works by DaveandJenn that have just arrived from their studio. Undergrowth is an intimate and intricate avian creature, who perhaps once inhabited one of the artists' enchanted forests, and has come to life in three dimensions. Its upward and...