Members Only Excursion: Toronto! 

September 21st - 23rd
Join us for an art-filled weekend trip to Toronto. This member exclusive excursion is an opportunity to go behind-the-scenes with our Curator and explore all of the unique arts experiences the city has to offer. Visit several artist studios including: Jeremy Bailey, Tau Lewis, Esmaa Mohamoud, Kara Hamilton, Nadia Belerique, and more!

This is an exclusive event offered to Atlanta Contemporary Members. Not a member? Join now

The cost of the trip does not include airfare, hotels, or all meals. Atlanta Contemporary will cover dinner and wine at Montgomery’s (Saturday night), admission to museums, and tickets to the baseball game. 

Save the Date & tickets go on sale June 1st. Limited availability. This trip will sell out!


Friday, 21st

1:00 check in at the Gladstone Hotel on Queen West: Toronto’s boutique art hotel, located on trendy Queen St. W. Choose from 37 unique, artist designed rooms starting at $179 per night

2:00 Studio visit with new media artist: Jeremy Bailey

3:30 Studio visit with Tau Lewis

5pm Dinner at Momofuku Noodle Bar

7:07pm Toronto Blue Jays vs Tampa Bay Rays at Skydome


Saturday, 22nd

8-10:00am St. Lawrence Market. Crazy, crazy food.

10:30 Art Gallery of Ontario tour with Adelina Vlas, Associate Curator, Contemporary Art

12:00 Walk to OCAD and see the Shoebox

1:00 Bites at Bar Raval: Grant van Gameron’s Spanish pinxtos bar features Gaudi-esque wood panels & a Barcelona feel.

2:30 Cooper Cole Gallery

3:30 Mercer Union

4:30 Art Metropole, one of the world’s best art book stores + gallery

6:00 Dinner at Montgomery’s, farm to table on Queen West

8:30 Drinks at the Drake Hotel


Sunday, 23nd

9:00am Gladstone Hotel breakfast (the Matcha Corn cakes!)

11:00 Power Plant Contemporary Art Museum 

12:30 Studio visit with Esmaa Mohamoud

2:00  Lunch

4:00 Studio visit with Kara Hamilton

5:15 Studio visit with Nadia Belerique

For more info contact Abby Bullard, Development & Grants Coordinator, [email protected]

Upcoming Events

February 28 / 6:00pm

Member Excursion

MINT at the MET

Presented by the Young Professionals

Join other members of Atlanta Contemporary for a special behind-the-scenes look at MINT’s new exhibitions curated by Makeda Jean Lewis

March 14 / 3:00pm

Petri Dish Picassos + Atlanta Science Festival

Presented by Georgia Tech BBUGS

Come learn about professional artists that use bacteria to make living artwork and learn how to become a petri dish Picasso yourself!

March 15 / 10:30am
Movement Love

Movement Love + Atlanta Science Festival

a yoga series


A yoga series presented by Maggie Benoit and collaborating audio and visual artists.

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