Publications

Re-enact
Sarah Ciurysek, Michael Farnan, Meryl McMaster, Emma Nishimura, Krista Belle Stewart, Elinor Whidden
July 6 to October 29, 2017
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Summer Sketches
Lucius O'Brien and Garett Walker

July 6 to October 29, 2017
Gallery 3
Curator: Emily McKibbon

Features an essay by...

Collecting Canada: Selections from John Hartman's Photography Collection
July 6 to October 22, 2017
Molson Community Gallery
Curator: Emily McKibbon...

Jaime Angelopoulos
Act Naturally 
June 30 to October 22, 2017, The Carnegie Room
June 30 to October 1, 2017, The Massie Family...

In Every Direction: Jessica Hein and Sylvia Matas
December 8, 2016 to March 12, 2017
Janice Laking Gallery
 

Features an essay by exhibition...

Again and Once More, Again: Kristie MacDonald, Myfanwy MacLeod, Mitch Robertson
December 3, 2016 to March 12, 2017
Gallery 3

Features an essay by...

Gary Evans
Farther Afield
June 28 to October 30, 2016
Carnegie Room and The Janice Laking Gallery

Features an introduction by...

Laura Moore
one man's junk

July 7 to October 16, 2016

Featuring an essay by Adam Lauder and an introduction by exhibition curator Emily McKibbon....

Allyson Clay
Irregular Lines
March 24 to June 26, 2016
Gallery 3

Featuring an essay by exhibition curator Emily McKibbon and...

MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Murray Favro, Lever and Wheel

Murray Favro
Lever and Wheel

July 9 to November 1, 2015
Janice Laking Gallery

Features an introduction by Renée van der Avoird, an essay by Bryne...

MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Stu Oxley, Distant Grounds

Stu Oxley
Distant Grounds
July 9 to October 25, 2015
Gallery 3

Features essays by Ron Shuebrook and John Kissick, in addition to an...

MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Hazel Meyer, Muscle Panic

Hazel Meyer
Muscle Panic
July 9 to August 31, 2015
Molson Community Gallery

Features an essay by Renée van der Avoird as well as...

Dominique Rey
Under the Rose Arch
March 19 to June 28, 2015
Gallery 3

 

Features essay by curator...

Matt Macintosh
Type and Token
March 14 to June 21, 2015
Janice Laking Gallery
 
Features...

Surface Narratives: Rhonda Weppler and Trevor Mahovsky.

Veneers
December 4, 2014 to March 8, 2015
Janice Laking Gallery

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Walks
December 4,...

In Your Words: Nanna Debois Buhl and Brendan Fernandes
November 29, 2014 to March 1, 2015

Features essay by curator Renée van der Avoird as well as images of work in the...

MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Sorel Etrog, Henry Moore
The Part and The Whole: Sorel Etrog and Henry Moore
July 10 to November 2, 2014
 
Features essay by curator Jennifer Withrow as well as colour images...
MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, James Carl and Lyn Carter, beguile
beguile: James Carl and Lyn Carter
July 10 to October 26, 2014
 
Features essay by curator Carolyn Bell Farrell as well as colour images of work in...
MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Amy Brener, Recliners
Amy Brener: Recliners
July 10 to October 26, 2014
 
Features essay by curator Renée van der Avoird as well as colour images of work in the exhibition....
MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, David Craven, Selected Works 1981 to 2013
David Craven: Selected Works, 1981 to 2013
March 22 to June 22, 2014
 
Features essay by Saul Ostrow and interview with the artist by curator Renée van der Avoird...
MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Duane Linklater, Decommission
Duane Linklater: Decommission
December 5, 2013 to March 9, 2014
 
Features essays by cheyanne turions and Tanya Lukin Linklater as well as colour...
MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Nadia Myre, Needle Works
Nadia Myre: Needle Works
December 5, 2013 to February 23, 2014
 
Features essay by Colette Tougas and colour images of works in the exhibition....
MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Michael Forster, Perpetual Emergence
Michael Forster: Perpetual Emergence
September 7 to October 27, 2013
 
Features introduction by curator Jennifer Withrow and essay by art historian...

Kristan Horton
A Haptic Portrait of Groping Imagination

February 28, 2013 - May 26, 2013
Gallery 3 and Janice Laking Gallery

Features...

MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, SOVFOTO, Leopold Plotek

Workingman’s Dead
Paintings by Leopold Plotek and selections from the SOVFOTO Archive
December 6, 2012 to February 18, 2013

Features essays by exhibition curator...

MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Itee Pootoogook, Tim Zuck, Slow Sight

Slow Sight: Itee Pootoogook and Tim Zuck
June 9 to September 12, 2012

Features an essay by exhibition curator Ben Portis. Published by the MacLaren Art Centre. 12...

Joanna McEwen, The Churches of Oro-Medonte, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario

The Churches of Oro-Medonte
Catalogue by Joana McEwen, Ben Portis and Andrea Curtis

This eighty-page, full colour, hardcover catalogue includes full-size reproductions of...

Juan Ortiz-Apuy, MacLaren Art Centre, Disruptions

Disruptions: Juan Ortiz-Apuy
Curator: Ben Portis
September 15 to October 30, 2011

This publication accompanies the exhibition Juan Ortiz-Apuy: Disruptions...

The Imperial 6, MacLaren Art Centre

The Imperial 6 : Barely Examined Her
September 15 to October 30, 2011

A publication in newsprint form to accompany the Imperial 6 Exhibition that took place...

Frederick Hagan, MacLaren Art Centre, Figure in Place, Figuring Landscape

Frederick Hagan: Figure in Place/ Figuring the Landscape
Curators: Ben Portis and Ted Fullerton, Introduction by Dennis Reid
MacLaren Art Centre and Georgian College, Campus...

Trading Surfaces Brochure

Trading Surfaces: Juliana Pivato
March 5 to June 5, 2011

Designed with Ilyana Martinez and featuring an essay by Ben Portis
Includes i
mages of works in...

Past Now: Luke Parnell (out of print)

Past Now: Meryl McMaster and Luke Parnell
November 25, 2010 through February 21, 2011

Colour brochure published by the MacLaren Art Centre on the works...

MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Arnaud Maggs, Scrapbook
Arnaud Maggs: Lost and Found
September 4 to October 31, 2010
 
Features essay by exhibition curator Ben Portis. Includes colour images of work in the...

Homage: Necklaces inspired by outstanding Canadian women
Donald A. Stuart
June 17 to October 3, 2010

32 pages plus cover, colour, essay by Glen Watson. Available for purchase in...

David Merritt: shim/sham/shimmy
June 12 through August 29, 2010

76 pages plus cover, colour, essays by curator Ihor Holubizky, David Poolman, Carl Wilson and...

Janet Jones
Dada Delirium
March 4 through May 23, 2010

Presenting a 48 page colour catalogue, designed by Adams + Associates Design Consultants, Toronto,...

Notary Moon
February 23 through May 16, 2010

112 pages plus cover, colour, essays by Sandra Fraser and Olexander Wlasenko. Published by the Station Gallery and the...

Frances Thomas, but wait. MacLaren Art Centre

Frances Thomas
but wait
November 28, 2009  through February 28, 2010

36 pages plus cover, colour, essay by Montreal arts writer James D. Campbell. Available for...

MacLaren Art Centre. Liz Plead, Liss Platt, Leah Modigliani: Hockey Town

Hockey Town: Liz Pead, Liss Platt and Leah Modigliani
December 4, 2008 through February 22, 2009

16 pages plus cover, colour, essays by curator Sandra Fraser and author Dave Bidini....

MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Jeff Thomas, Commemoration
Jeff Thomas: com–mem–o–ra–tion
November 29 to February 15, 2009
 
Designed with Zoup Creative, features essays by exhibition curator Sandra Fraser and...