Toronto

Q&A: Toronto’s new art house [National Post]

Toronto ensemble brings Jacques Prévert’s fabled beasts back to life [Globe and Mail]

Doors Open Toronto: Dozens more buildings open to the public [Toronto Star]

Luminato festival lights up Toronto [Montreal Gazette]

Being Scene [Xtra]

Berenice Abbott exhibit arrives in changing Toronto [A.V. Club Toronto]

Ottawa

Ottawa International Children’s Festival opens May 30 [Ottawa Citizen]

Gallery donors fêted with vino, Van Gogh [Ottawa Citizen]

At Ottawa exhibition, you’ll see another van Gogh [Globe and Mail]

Ottawa’s art scene ‘vibrant, growing’ with new event [Metro]

H’Art of Ottawa to auction works created by its members and professional artists [Ottawa Citizen]

Ottawa still needs alternative media [Ottawa Citizen]

Animation festival announces “media prize,” partnership with Nuit Blanche [Open File]

National

Oh, Canada exhibit takes over U.S. contemporary art space [CBC]

Canadian art market turning away from Group of Seven? [Globe and Mail]

Tories spurned Quebec towns to give ‘cultural capital’ funding to Calgary [Ottawa Citizen]

- Photo courtesy of  Stephen Boak