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.
Lyn Carter's "Field" (2015, digitally printed synthetic poplin and wood). The artist will be showing at the Art Gallery of Peterborough with an opening on January 21st. (Photo courtesy of The Textile Museum of Canada)

artNOW – January 2017

Welcoming 2017 with textiles, printmaking, video installation, and more.
"Lightshower" by photographer Roz Hernant is currently on display at Hexagon Studios in Peterborough as part of the "Winter" exhibition (photo courtesy of Lemotif Collective)

artNOW – December 2016

Getting together in the spirit of the Christmas season: group shows, artisan markets, and community-based art collectives.
The new gallery space at Evans Contemporary is located in the Bankers Common, the courtyard of the Commerce Building on Water Street in downtown Peterborough (photo courtesy of Evans Contemporary)

artNOW – November 2016

Featuring Brian Rideout at Evans Contemporary's new gallery space, The Monocle, John Boyle and Joe Stable, Rebecca Padgett and Christy Haldane, JoEllen Brydon, spoon carving, fused glass, and more.
Beats and Braids takes place from October 13 to 15 at various venues in Peterborough (image: O'Kaadenigan Wiingashk Collective)

Celebrate the “falling leaves moon” at Beats and Braids

Indigenous arts festival in Peterborough features three days of music, performance, and workshops.
October is the month for painting in the Kawarthas. This colourful piece is by painter Maya Eventov, who will be showing work at Gallery on the Lake's upcoming Thanksgiving show and sale. (Photo: Gallery on the Lake)

artNOW – October 2016

Featuring Alex Bierk, San Murata, Andrew Cheddie Sookrah, Victoria Wallace, Outdoor Painting Festival, Gabe Robinson, and more.
Detail of the striking image Alex Bierk is using for his upcoming public mural piece in downtown Peterborough (photo: Alex Bierk)

artNOW – September 2016

Featuring Alex Beirk, installation and performance art at the Art Gallery of Peterborough and Artspace, Downtown Gallery Crawl, Artsweek, and more.
"Proud Woman", a green marble sculpture by Walter Mariga, in Zimart's sculpture garden (photo: Shannon Taylor)

artNOW – August 2016

The third dimension: this August, the emphasis is on sculpture.
Demolition of Building 7, one of a series of photographs by Wayne Eardley of the historic buildings of General Electric in Peterborough (photo courtesy of Wayne Eardley)

Project Caribou: historic buildings of General Electric

A series by photographer Wayne Eardley
Graffiti artist JERM IX's tag on the train bridge. JERM IX has a show at Gallery in the Attic in Peterborough until July 15 (photo: David Fry)

artNOW – July 2016

Our new arts columnist Shannon Taylor gives the inside scoop on outsider art.

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