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401 Richmond opens its doors for Doors Open Toronto!

Explore the building and the community of tenants, and observe the Three ‘C’s – community, culture, and commerce – at work.  Join a guided tour or wander freely through galleries, shops, open artist studios and more. Fuel your visit with refreshments from our licenced café and take in our green rooftop and inner courtyard. Family-friendly and free! 

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Lower Level Shops, Galleries

LL01 Museum of Toronto – Toronto Gone Wild

B02   Spacing Store

B04   Swipe Design | Books + Objects – Free Leuchtturm Notebook Embossing

B20   yumart Gallery – Kathryn Bemrose *Last Day!

B104 Esmeralda Enrique Academy of Spanish Dance – Demonstrations

L106 Artspace TMU – Laura Honsberger, Christina Oyawale, Beckett Koreen, Annika Karpal

LL108 BAND Gallery – Jay Grey *Last Day!

Lower East Side – Architectural Conservancy of Ontario – Information Station

1st Floor Galleries, Café, Courtyard

12PM & 3PM Spadina Entrance – Building Tours

1 – 2PM Urbanspace Gallery – The Prefix Prize: Julya Hajnoczky, Curator’s Tour with Prefix ICA’s Scott McLeod

2 – 3PM Abbozzo Gallery – Meet & Greet with photographer/filmmaker Nika Belianina

2 – 4PM Courtyard – A Garden and a Library: Mayworks Festival Planting Workshop with Atanas Bozdarov and Disability Justice Network of Ontario

Coach House – CineCycle Screening: Son of Tutti-Frutti, 1972

104   Open Studio – Printmaking Studio Tours, Exhibitions Ha̲mdzat̓si Collective, Khadijah Morley

110   A Space Gallery – Amanda Boulos, Ibrahim Abusitta

115   Red Head Gallery – Artist Pearl Van Geest’s Stencil Workshop

119   Park People – Meet & Greet

120   Gallery 44 – Julianna A.S., Delali Cofie, Kourtney Jackson

122   Critical Distance Centre for Curators – Azadeh Elmizadeh, Maryam Tafakory, Shelley Niro, Anna Gronau

124   Tangled Art Gallery – Felicia Byron

128   Abbozzo Gallery – Nika Belianina, Matthew Stephenson, Arnold Zageris

133   Simon Bentley Fine Art – Lamana x Isaacs

135   Dark Horse Espresso Bar – Licenced Café and Pantry Shop

140   YYZ Artists’ Outlet – Yusuf Hassan, Claudia Chagoya

2nd Floor Open Studios

209   Lana Yuan – Artist Studio

210   Lindsay Chambers – Artist Studio

218   Suharu Ogawa – Children’s Book Illustrator Studio with family activities

219   Inside Out LGBTQ+ Film Festival – Short Films and 2024 Festival Trailer Screening

220   Rob Nicholls – Artist Studio

226   Guido Costantino Projects Inc.

228   Surface Impression, Take part in a digital arts and culture survey and see the results in real time

250   Brigitte Nowak, David Connolly – Artists Studio with participatory art-making

260   Roda Medhat – 401 Career Launcher Prize Studio Recipient

276   William Greaves – Artist Studio

277   Le Labo Francophone Media Arts Centre – Andreas Krätschmer, Paul Ruban, Tania Love

278   Marian Wihak – Artist Studio

281   Between the Lines Books – Book Sale

3rd Floor Open Studios

359   Simon Glass – Artist Studio

362   OCADU Illustration Studio – Ivy Chen, Daria Joyce, Hyunsun Park, Gabrielle Schwartz

366   Janine Lindgren, Vikramjit Sra – Artists Studio

376   Canadaland – Studio Tours

378   Journalists for Human Rights, Solidarity Marathon Campaign Exhibition

383   Peter Harris – Artist Studio

389   Joanie Ellen, Christie Hayhoe, Diane Mohan, Angela Tamari – Artists Studio

392   Third Party Public

396   Erik Mohr, Tania Janthur – Artists Studio

396   Made By Emblem – Design Your Own Shield/Sigil/Emblem Workshop

4th Floor Open Studios, Live Music, Rooftop Garden

417   Nancy Friedland, Sara MacCulloch – Artists Studio

427   Anthony Trask, Calligraphy and Design Studio – Participatory demonstrations

440 – 452 The Commons, Bachir/Yerex Presentation Space – Film Curation: to be here is to be affected

Adjacent to 434 Donald Quan and Friends musical performance

Rooftop Garden – 401 Seedlings Sale


401 Richmond Building-Wide


May 25, 2024
10AM – 5PM