Member Events

A variety of membership activities take place each month. Activites are often initiated by the membership and are constantly evolving.

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Gallery 44's FolioForum, is a free, bi-monthly portfolio review group for members. This program provides members, both emerging and established, with the opportunity to discuss their work in a casual and supportive environment with members and a guest artist or curator from the Toronto arts community.

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Sip 'n' Crit

This newly revitalized program offers a casual means by which to generate discussion and receive constructive feedback about a body of work that is in progress, near completion or at completion. Join us for some brews and reviews!

  • Bringing work to share is not mandatory.
  • Work can be presented as prints or digital files via projector.
  • The event is limited to 10 members.
  • A new beer selection is provided by Gallery 44 for each event!
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Printing Party Revival

Printing Party Revival (or PPR) is a free analog printing social for members. Scheduled monthly, members are invited to bring in their old negatives and enjoy a night of printing and socializing with other members.

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This event is open to all cis women, trans people, and GNC/non-binary/genderqueer members of Gallery 44. Lead by volunteer members, each Safelight event involves a darkroom printing session as well as discussion and group critiques.

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Field Trips

Gallery 44 organizes field trips for members to visit nearby arts destinations. Past Field Trips included Le Mois de la Photo in Montreal, weekend residencies at Artscape Gibraltar Point, and a day trip to the Albright Knox and Eastman House.