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Jenny McMaster: Shadow Play

Friday, September 30th to Sunday October 2nd , 12 to 5pm Vernissage Thursday, September 29th from 6 to 9pm Shadow Play is a meditation on the porousness and inter-connectivity of living organisms and human concepts. The absorption and exchange of light, oxygen, and water are essential to existence of life. […]

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EXPLORING SPACE: Karina Kraenzle – BLINK Artist Residency

  Artist Statement: Though originally expecting to be exploring the space in and around Header House for my first Blink Artist Residency, I’ve chosen instead to explore a different kind of space – the pictorial kind – through the art of collage, something I’ve always wanted to pursue in more […]


Nuit Blanche at Blink: The Untold Story

  Nuit Blanche 2015 at Blink Gallery: Saturday, September 19th from 6pm to 1am At least once a day someone walks into Blink Gallery and asks, “What did this building use to be?” We’ve heard a few different stories about Header House – It housed ammunition for the cannons positioned […]

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SOMETHING LEADS TO SOMETHING ELSE Sept.26-Oct.5 1

Artist Deborah Margo curates something, leading to something else…. Curator’s Statement and information about the artists: Something Leads to Something Else considers how artists conceptualize their research, of how their work comes to be.  It is not a definitive account, but rather allowing room for different approaches, across different media, including […]


ECHO: Tami Galili Ellis and Erin Robertson, Sept. 19-21, vernissage Ottawa’s Nuit Blanche

Artists’ Statement: echo noun ˈe-(ˌ)kō  Something that is similar to something that happened or existed before (such as a feature or quality) that repeats or resembles something else.  merriamwebster   Echo  drawing/installation at Blink Tami Galili Ellis and Erin Robertson bounce the elements of form, line space and colour off […]


First Blink Residency: Cynthia O’Brien & Barbara Cuerden

Coming to Terms      Cynthia O’Brien The First Blink Residency begins with the interment of flowers within the earth.  This composition of clay flowers by Cynthia O’Brien is a burial of work and emotion, creating compost for new insights to be developed, as the artists confine themselves at Blink. […]


KEEPING THE FIRE

Paintings by Maria Lezon;  Drawings and performance by Bozica Radjenovic Exhibition: June  13 – June 15, 2014 Vernissage: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 18:00–21:00 Performance: Crossing the Blood Lines June 14, 15:00 In Keeping the Fire, Maria Lezon and Bozica Radjenovic’s paintings and drawings utilize the concept of fire to address […]


David Becker: Television Dreams, June 5-8

Artist’s Statement:  This is the debut of an experimental series based on images taken from a television monitor.   Much of what we see on commercial television is mostly flash and very little substance – essentially meaningless.  Nevertheless, the imagery is calculated to draw the viewer in with colour and […]


BLINK SEASON OPENER: gallery-sit with an artist!

Blink Gallery artists are available for questioning, or they might give you a chance for personal psychoanalysis on the couch if you ask them nicely… Gallery sitting schedule when the artists will be present: Friday 12-12:30 Tami; 2:30-5 Jean  Saturday 12-2:30 Karina; 2:30-5 Bozica Sunday 12-2:30 Jenny; 2:30-5 Barbara  


Apt 613 warm-up interview and review of Blink with Bozica Radjenovic

This just in! Excerpt from Ania Szneps article “So what makes this gallery any different from what you’d expect to find on Wellington Street? Well, for starters, BLINK asks that its artists utilize both the interior and exterior space “as a laboratory for creative approaches and interventions,” and encourages its members to […]