Art for Chef Keller Wins Society of Illustrators Award
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Art for Chef Keller Wins Society of Illustrators Award

A short while ago, I was commissioned to create artwork for the amazing Chef Thomas Keller, who runs the famous 3 Michelin star restaurant The French Laundry in the Napa Valley.  Anthony Bourdain called his restaurant, “the best restaurant in the world…period.” The artwork was created for Chef Keller’s publication, Finesse for an upcoming issue….

Award from The Society of Illustrators
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Award from The Society of Illustrators

Last year, I created a poster for Artscape (a not-for-profit urban development organization in Toronto that provides spaces for artists) for their annual fundraiser.  I am pleased to announce this poster has won a Society Of Illustrators​ award!  The opening reception is this Friday, January 8th in NYC. This artwork is now available as a…

Press Release – Gary Taxali solo show “Unforget Me” at Jonathan Levine Gallery Feb 22/14
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Press Release – Gary Taxali solo show “Unforget Me” at Jonathan Levine Gallery Feb 22/14

Unforget Me Solo exhibition of new works by Gary Taxali 529 West 20th Street February 22—March 22, 2014 Opening Reception: Saturday, February 22, 6—8pm NEW YORK, NY (January 22, 2014) — Jonathan LeVine Gallery is pleased to present Unforget Me, new works by Toronto-based artist Gary Taxali in what will be his second solo exhibition at the gallery. Unforget Me includes works…

Wider Than a Postcard Show
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Wider Than a Postcard Show

Next month, I will be in a group show in Portland, OR at the wonderful Breeze Block Gallery.  The show is curated by Sven Davis from Arrested Motion and runs from May 2 – June 1, 2013.  Sven, Breeze Block and I have worked together in the past on shows before but this one really…

Assemblages Show at Soho House Toronto
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Assemblages Show at Soho House Toronto

A few months ago, Soho House opened in Toronto.  This private, artist members-only club is located in various city around the world including London (where it started), Berlin, LA, NYC and Mumbai.  I was asked to be a Founding Member and subsequently invited to be the first artist to mount a show at the Toronto…