Saturday, November 9, 2013

Upcoming Events: CARDED Exhibition 2013

Cambridge Galleries Design at Riverside presents:


CARDED: REMARKABLE GREETING CARDS BY CANADIAN ARTISTS, ILLUSTRATORS AND DESIGNERS
NOVEMBER 26 - JANUARY 12, 2014

I am happy to be taking part in this wonderful show coming up at the Cambridge Galleries Design at Riverside. CARDED features hundreds of one-off, limited edition, and production cards for different occasions. Plus two special feature displays from the Canadian Heroes Series by illustrator and graphic designer Wendy Tancock and the Doug’s Garage Calendar Collection by artist Doug Guildford.



OPENING RECEPTION:
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 6:30PM

CURATOR’S TEA AND TOUR:
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2:00 – 4:00PM

Meet the designers and celebrate the CARDED exhibition with a spot of tea, a sweet and a tour of the exhibition led by Esther E. Shipman, curator at Cambridge Galleries IDEA | EXCHANGE Design at Riverside. Fabulous china teacups and saucers have been collected in anticipation of this event! Admission is free, though cash donations for the Cambridge Self Help Food Bank are encouraged. Exclusive sponsors of the Curator’s Tea are master specialty bakers Grandmother’s Bake Shoppe and Mary MacLeod Shortbread of Toronto, and artisanal tea purveyor Red Teapot Studio of Cambridge.
December 7, Gallery hours 10:00am – 5:00pm Tea Service from 2:00 – 4:00pm
Curator’s Exhibition Tour 3:00pm


CARDED Pop-Up Shop
Not to be missed – a Cambridge Galleries IDEA | EXCHANGE exclusive – unique cards and prints by CARDED exhibitors available for sale throughout the exhibition. Proceeds from the CARDED Pop-up Shop will support the artists and future curatorial projects at Cambridge Galleries IDEA | EXCHANGE.

Curated by Esther E. Shipman 

IMAGE ABOVE: Wendy Tancock, Pure Maple Syrup, Canadian Heroes Series, 2013. Image courtesy of the designer.

DESIGN@RIVERSIDE
7 Melville Street, Cambridge, ON N1S 2H4
T: 519.621.0460 x 200


Gallery Hours*:
Tues – Thurs 12:00pm – 8:00pm, Fri 12:00pm – 5:00pm, Sat 10:00am – 5:00pm, Sun 1:30 – 4:30pm

*Holiday hours in effect December 23 – January 2, 2014 



For more information visit www.cambridgegalleries.ca, call 519.621.0460 or follow on Twitter @CGalleries. Admission is free; all are welcome.