Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography

Organization Details

401 Richmond Street West, Suite #120
Toronto , Ontario

Phone: 416-979-3941


Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography is a charitable, non-profit, artist-run centre committed to supporting multi-faceted approaches to photography and lens-based media. Founded in 1979 to establish a supportive environment for the development of artistic practice, Gallery 44’s mandate is to provide a context for meaningful reflection and dialogue on contemporary photography.

Thoughts About Art and Community

It s Gallery 44's mission to: Exhibit challenging and dynamic contemporary photography and related media by diverse artists Support emerging practices Support artistic production and dissemination Provide innovative arts education for youth throughout the Greater Toronto Area Promote the active exchange of artistic ideas and broaden public engagement with contemporary photography Sustain inclusive, accessible and community-forward programming, administration and governance strategies


Gallery 44 is committed to programs that reflect the continuously changing definition of photography by presenting a wide range of practices that engage timely and critical explorations of the medium. Through exhibitions, public engagement, education programs and production facilities our objective is to explore the artistic, cultural, historic, social and political implications of the image in our ever-expanding visual world.