Authors Articles by Shannon Taylor

Articles by Shannon Taylor

Shannon Taylor
49 Articles
With her finger on the pulse of the Peterborough arts scene, Shannon Taylor is committed to keeping you up to date on all the latest news and trends. Shannon's interests range from audio visual installation to drawing and painting in her signature whimsical style. You may run into Shannon in the great outdoors, sketchbook in hand, or at a local art opening. Follow her on Twitter @shannonmichelet and on Instagram at @shannonmicheletaylor.
Amanda McCavour's installation 'Memento' features a hanging array of poppies created by machine sewing onto fabric that dissolves in water. The exhibit is on display at Tte Arts and Heritage Centre of Warkworth this July. (Photo courtesy of the artist)

artNOW – July 2019

Featuring Miskwaa Art Studio & Outdoor Gallery, Amanda McCavour, Christian Morrisseau, Holly Edwards, Henry Melissa Gordon and Rocky Green, Sameer Farooq, Ron Benner, and more.
'Against the Grain', a work by legally blind and partially colour blind artist Lynda Todd. A show of her latest paintings will be on display at Paul's Art and Frame Gallery in June, with an opening reception on Saturday, June 8th. (Photo courtesy of the artist)

artNOW – June 2019

Featuring Art School of Peterborough, Peterborough Museum & Archives, Lynda Todd, Gillian Turnham and Michael Morritt, Kawartha Artists' Gallery and Studio, and Madderhouse Textile Studios.
A detail from Nicole Bauberger's 'Highway 7 between Ottawa and Peterborough' (2018, oil on panel) from her "Get There from Here" exhibit currently on display at the Art Gallery of Peterborough. (Photo courtesy of the Art Gallery of Peterborough)

artNOW – May 2019

Featuring Nicole Bauberger, Leanne Baird, Tia Cavanagh, Blandford Gates, Artspace 50/50, Peterborough Youth Arts Festival, Peterborough Arts Awards, and more.
'Chin Up' by Laura Berman, one of the painterly photographs on display in her "With Respect" exhibition during the SPARK Photo Festival at The Old Oriental Hotel in Castleton, with an opening reception on April 6th. (Photo courtesy of the SPARK Photo Festival)

artNOW – April 2019

Featuring Artspace, Get Your Art On, Rob Niezen, SPARK Photo Festival, Art School of Peterborough Annual Art Auction, Artisans Centre, Green Lemon Gallery, and more.
A detail from 'Climbing out into the Light', a piece from Anne Renouf's new series 'Unearthed' that will be on display at the Art Gallery of Bancroft this March. An opening reception takes place at 7:30 p.m. on International Women's Day on March 8, 2019. (Photo courtesy of the artist)

artNOW – March 2019

Featuring First Friday Peterborough, Brian Nichols, Steven Vero, Nikoiya Wile and Charlie Earle, Arnold Zageris, Anne Renouf, Krista Belle Stewart, and more.
One of the many artworks by Joe Stable, artist and operator of Acme Art & Sailboat Co., who will host a 70th birthday bash and art show as part of the new First Friday festivities on February 1, 2019. (Photo courtesy of Acme Art & Sailboat Co.)

artNOW – February 2019

Featuring Joe Stable, Bradley Boyle and John Marris, Esther Vincent, Jason Wilkins, Alice Olsen Williams, Shelley Niro, and more.
Paolo Fortin has closed Evans Contemporary and associated galleries Star X and Coeur Nouveau, effective January 1, 2019. The galleries have moved out of their current location at the Commerce Building in downtown Peterborough. (Photo: Evans Contemporary / Instagram)

artNOW – January 2019

Featuring the closure of Evans Contemporary and exhibits by Shelley Niro, Arnold Zageris, Jane Eccles, Ron Benner, Alice Olsen Williams, and more.
A detail from "Quebec Cabin, From the River, in Spring" by Jennifer Churchill, whose series of bold and bright contemporary landscapes depicting the Canadian North is currently on display at the Agnes Jamieson Gallery in Minden. (Photo courtesy of the artist)

artNOW – December 2018

Featuring The Art of Gifting, Colleen Schindler-Lynch, 'On the Move', Focus Fair, Jennifer Churchill, and more.
Detail of 'Hopscotch', one of a series of abstract paintings by Andrew Cripps on display this November at Coeur Nouveau in downtown Peterborough. The show opens at 6 p.m. on Friday, November 2nd, in conjunction with the First Friday Art Crawl. (Photo courtesy of Coeur Nouveau)

artNOW – November 2018

Featuring Melissa General, Book & Zine Fest, Art School of Peterborough, Alex Jack, Joe Hall and Joe Stable, Paolo Fortin, Mara Eagle, Sarah Gibeault, and Andrew Cripps.
A detail from Jordan Dunlop's painting 'On a Thread to Connect All Others'. This piece will be on display alongside a selection of Jordan's recent work at the Star X Gallery, opening on Friday, October 5th at 6 p.m. (Photo courtesy of Star X)

artNOW – October 2018

Featuring works by Connie Van Rijn, Amy Malbeuf, Jamie Macaulay, Jordan Dunlop, Justine Bauer, Jaqueline Quinn, Donna Ireland, Kerri Niemi, Joe Stable, and more.

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