The blog allows us to have a voice about some of the projects we support and to discuss connections between some of the projects we support. They are our own thoughts.
Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
ACADEMY NOW-NEW JUDGES 2017- 2018 I am thrilled to announce the Academy Now new judges for the year 2017-2018. We have invited both young and senior protagonists of the current art scene actively dedicated to support new artists. Their influence is so remarkable that it is really an honour to have them on board. I am immensely grateful to each of them: their time and energy make an incredible difference. Our aim is to create bridges between art institutions (Colleges and University) and the art system (public and private galleries, foundations, festivals, biennials, fairs...) in Europe and possibly beyond and by doing this we are attempting to democratise the current art world. With Academy Now we want to…
Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
Diversity Art Forum is pleased to announce that we will be supporting the exhibition programme at the Power Plant in Canada. Further details will be added to the website later.
Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
Since considering the recent changes affecting our economic and cultural environment in the present political climate, Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art has decided to reduce the delivery of its future education programme. Therefore the partnership between Diversity Art Forum and Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art has been concluded this October 2016.
Friday, February 26th, 2016
The partnership with Parasol Unit is an exciting time for Diversity Art Forum. It is very much an hands on project where we can explore our interests. It allows Diversity Art Forum to look at things from many perspectives and act on them.
Monday, November 23rd, 2015
The Power Plant is pleased to be awarded the Ontario Association of Art Galleries'(OAAG) Award for Exhibition of the Year, Budget over $50,000, for the Winter 2014-145 exhibition The Unfinished Conversation: Encoding/Decoding. The Power Plant thanks the artists for their trust and the powerful message of theirworks, the curators Mark Sealy MBE and Gaëtane Verna, Director of The Power Plant, the entire gallery team, Presenting Sponsors: BAND Gallery and TD Then & Now, and Support Donors: Lonti Ebers, Yvonne & David Fleck, James & Margaret Fleck, Dr. Kenneth Montague & Ms. Sarah Aranha and the Diversity Art Forum - all of whom were instrumental in bringing the project to fruition. Click view for more details.