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K-Town continues…

The Leisure tribute to Kate Bush’s Cloudbusting will be part of the K-town karaoke extravaganza next Friday at La Galerie Trois Points, Montreal. Join us and the artists behind the project at Soirée K-Town, November 30. K-Town is a roving…

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je n’étais pas qu’une simple chimère

Inspired by a photograph taken in 1974 of a group of women in conversation while lounging in a Paris studio, this exhibition presents the work of four contemporary artists (Aleesa Cohene, Luanne Martineau, Lili Reynaud-Dewar, Lucie Stahl) whose practice, directly…

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I still dream… of Orgonon

Leisure Projects is pleased to have been invited to participate in K-Town, a Karaoke lounge installation by Luke Painter and Meera Margaret Singh. Leisure’s on site research at The Wilhelm Reich Infant Trust, Orgonon, Maine, resulted in our contribution to…

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Hazel Meyer, Knitdown s.v.p.

Over the past year, Leisure Projects has been pleased to support Hazel Meyer’s book endeavor, Knitdown S.V.P. We look forward to celebrating the completion of this project with Hazel on Sunday, April 1st at La Cornetteria. Knitdown s.v.p. is an…

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Lauren Nurse & Fiona Jardine

Bringing together the work of Glasgow based artist Fiona Jardine and Montreal artist Lauren Nurse, Leisure Projects presents a two week street-side window exhibition and special one-night event – a collaborative environment of art and live music amongst the glittering reflection of mirrors and…

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Das weisse haus

Leisure Projects is in Vienna as curators in residence at das weisse haus. We are currently exploring the city and visiting artists’ studios. We are interested in hearing about what is happening in and around the Viennese contemporary art scene.  

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Carte Blanche Launch

In a parallel activity to the launch of the Mackenzie Stroh Carte Blanche , Leisure Projects investigates the social history of the Hotel de la Montagne lobby and nightclub. In a self-guided tour including ivory-tusked elephants, golden crocodiles and Grecian…

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Birdwatching: Leisure & Landscape

Birdwatching is a unique way to approach and know a landscape. Part looking, part collecting, birdwatching as a cultural activity has created new communities and left a legacy in visual art, books and regional museums. The exhibition BIRDWATCHING at The…

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Back-to-School Special

Illustrated binders by: Meredith Carruthers, Megan Carruthers, Hollie Dzama, James Kirkpatrick, Logan MacDonald, Douglas Moffat, Lauren Nurse, Kenneth Raddatz, Marc Ryan, Susannah Wesley The Store – Joyce Yahouda Gallery November 12 – December 10 2005 Vernissage – Sat. 12 November, 2005…

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A line/ Aligner workshop

Join us this Wednesday at La Centrale galerie Powerhouse for a short presentation where participants are invited to share in the action of A Line, an adaptation based on Houdini’s Trewey’s Paper Rings and Lygia Clark’s Caminhando. A Line is…

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