Sunday, June 22, 2014

Ernestine Tahedl: Water-Music





Ernestine Tahedl: Water-Music"

June 24 - July 18, 2014.
Opening Reception: Thurs., June 26, from 6 - 8 p.m.

"All art constantly aspires towards the condition of music." Walter Pater (1839-1894)

Ernestine Tahedl was born and educated in Austria. Her work is represented in public, corporate and private collections and galleries in Canada, United States, France, Switzerland, Austria, and Japan. She was elected a member of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts in 1977 and of the Ontario Society of Artists 1984. She received the Governor General's Canada 125th Anniversary Medal in 1993. She was the recipient of the Arts and Letters Award from the Arts and Letters Club of Toronto in 2000, the Queen's Golden Jubilee Medal in 2002 and the "In Celebration of Women" Long-term Achievement Award, Arts, in 2004. She participated in the Biennale Internazionale dell'Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy in 2003. She received the President's Medal of the Ontario Society of Artists in 2006.

The John B. Aird Gallery is located at 900 Bay Street, Toronto. Gallery Hours: Mon., - Fri., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.