Juxtapoz | Junko Mizuno Review

Narwhal Contemporary in Toronto writes about Junko Mizuno’s paintings:“One reoccurring image is that of the iconic multi-armed goddess cloaked in symbols of life and wisdom, surrounded by fleets of devoted […]

Artoronto.ca | Junko Mizuno Review

Junko Mizuno’s art has always been about powerful women — in the form of witches, mermaids, goddesses among others — who like to live their lives for themselves and who […]

Beautiful Decay | Junko Mizuno Review

Junko Mizuno’s Delightfully Dark Paintings Feature A World Of Erotic Food FetishesBy Sara Barnes

Japanese artist Junko Mizuno’s candy-colored works draw us into a world full of dark and erotic food […]

Hi-Fructose | Junko Mizuno Preview

This Saturday, Junko Mizuno continues her 3-part series, “Junko Mizuno’s Food Obsession”, with “Ambrosial Affair” at Narwhal Contemporary gallery in Ontario. The first part was “Venus Cake”, where she set […]

Material Art Fair, Mexico City | Feb 5-8, 2015

Narwhal participated in Material Art Fair with a presentation of new work by Matthew Feyld, Paul Wackers and Jacob Whibley. Material Art Fair is Mexico City’s first and only […]

Artoronto.ca : Noel Middleton Artists Talk

Order of Operations marks a first solo show at Narwhal for artist Noel Middleton, who has been exhibiting with that gallery for seven years. The works are, in a sense, […]

AKIMBO: Noel Middleton Review

Back in his punk rock days playing with the Birthday Party, Nick Cave sang, “Junk sculpture turning back to junk” as a lament to and/or celebration of entropy. However, another […]

NOW: Lauchie Reid in Top Ten Art Shows of 2014

Lauchie Reids was featured in NOW’s Top Ten Art Shows of 2014 as selected by Fran Schechter and David Jager
The great shows this year included a retrospective of an icon, […]

Jamiyla Lowe | Hi-Fructose

Jamiyla Lowe’s Elaborate Drawings of Bizarre Creatures
Canadian artist Jamiyla Lowe has conjured a topsy turvy world of bizarre creatures. Her ink illustrations recall Dr. Seuss characters with attitude, using a […]

Opening Reception Photos: Beware of the Beast

On Nov 26th we opened up the Beware of the Beast group exhibition at Narwhals new location at 2104 Dundas Street West in Toronto. Beware of the Beast features work by Nicholas […]