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Tending the Wallflower Take II

August 14, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until September 24, 2017

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until September 24, 2017


Neighbourhood Gallery presents:

Tending the Wallflower Take II
Neighbourhood Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 79 Hiawatha Road, Toronto
Exhibition Dates: June 4 to September 24, 2017
Opening Reception: June 11, 2017 from 12-1pm

Viewing: Sunday service (10:30 am – noon) and following coffee/snack time (noon – 1 pm) is an ideal time to come to view the work, or by appointment Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9am–3pm, by phoning 416-686-6809 or emailing at


Featuring works by artists: Jeff Baker, Emily Comeau, Anh Dao, Cynda Fleming, Connie Gorsline, Philippa Hajdu, Abigail Johnson, Joanne Kaashoek, Eva Lewarne, Marcos LIns, Jocelynn Mann, Peter Marmorek, Susy Martins, Lauren McKinley Renzetti, Dianne Olchowy, Saba Rizvi, Margaret Rodgers, LouAnn Shipp, & Joanna Strong.

All works are for sale through the artists.

Tending the Wallflower Take II
~Curatorial Statement~

When most people think flowers ~colour & smells come to mind.
With the Georgia O‘Keeffe show on at the AGO
My mind wonders about flowers for more than their colour & smell.

To their form, & the inner workings of the petal, stem, & stamen,
As a Landscape, as a home for my eyes (& for insects).
O’Keeffe looked at everything with a Careful Meditative Eye.
She spent the Time really Seeing their inner depth, grace of form
& movement of colour through the petal.
This year’s show, at Neighbourhood is trying
To take that closer look~ at the wonder of this small cosmos;
We call the flower.

Ponder & Enjoy!

~Lauren McKinley Renzetti
Curator, June 2017



August 14, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Neighbourhood Unitarian Universalist Congregation
79 Hiawatha Avenue
Toronto, Ontario M4L 2X7 Canada