Canadian Artist Peter Dušek Interview

An in-depth article about my work, the art business and artistic and life philosophy has been published in the Orangeville Citizen at this link: Photographer Peter Dusek is finding art’s way in business. Take a pause in your day, grab a coffee or tea, and have a good read. Thanks to journalist Constance Scrafield for the enjoyable interview and writeup.

Peter Dusek photographs after sunset.

Peter Dušek – Society of Canadian Artists Exhibition

I will have a piece — Reaching — in the SCA 51st Open International Juried Exhibition:

July 29 – August 26, 2019
Papermill Gallery
Todmorden Mills Heritage Site, Toronto

The opening reception will be on August 1 from 7 to 9 pm. Hope to see you there!

Reaching
Hockley Valley, Ontario, Canada, 2016
Archival Pigment Print
38 3/4 inches x 38 3/4 inches

Peter Dušek: OSA President’s Medal 2019 Recipient

I am truly honoured to be the recipient of the 2019 OSA President’s Medal, an award in recognition of artistic excellence and outstanding service to the Ontario Society of Artists. The OSA is Canada’s longest continuing art society, founded in 1872, and being a part of that great history is humbling. I am proud to serve as both an artist in the OSA and as Web Master on the executive board of directors.

OSA Members Exhibition of Selected Works 2019

I have a piece, Hush, in Ontario Society of Artists 2019 Members Exhibition of Selected Works.

Location: This exhibition is being held at The Withrow Common Gallery, located at Toronto’s Exhibition Place, across from the Princess Margaret Fountain.   The address is 200 Princes’ Blvd, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3  ( Google Map, Onsite Map)

Show Dates:  May 30 to June 15, 2019

Opening Reception:  Thursday May 30th, 6pm to 8 pm

Gallery Hours:  

Thursdays, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.;
Fridays, 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.;
Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m, and
Sundays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m, except on June 2nd, the gallery hours will be 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Hush, Lake Erie, Ontario, Canada, 2018

Exhibition: Noir at the Connections Gallery, Toronto

I am very pleased to have my photograph, Hush, part of the group exhibition, Noir, at the Connections Gallery at Alternative Photo Services in Toronto. The exhibition runs from Jan 3, 2019 to Feb 28, 2019. The gallery is located at 1840 Danforth Ave, Toronto and is open Monday – Friday 9:30 – 5:30 and Saturdays from 11am – 4pm. 

The opening reception is on January 17 from 6 – 9pm. Everyone is invited!

See Noir Spotlight: Peter Dušek for a description of the work and a short interview.

Winner of the Best Landscape Award at RMG Exposed 2017 at the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa

I am honoured to have received the Best Landscape Award at the RMG Exposed 2017 public art auction at the at the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa, Ontario. The live and silent auction is an annual fundraiser in support of free arts programming in Durham Region. I would also like to thank the bidders and buyers of both of my prints that were in the auction:  Three Pines (the award winner) and Three Sisters. The Robert McLaughlin Gallery is a public art gallery in the city of Oshawa and is the largest gallery in the Durham region.