Thanks for a wonderful 2018! Critical Distance is now closed for holidays and Winter exhibition install. Subscribe to our newsletter and follow us on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter for updates on our 2019 program and exciting new initiatives. Thank you for your interest and continued support!


To find out what’s on the program, see our featured Exhibitions/Projects/Events
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Starting Fall 2018, gallery hours are Wed-Fri 12-6 pm, Sat-Sun 11-5 pm, and by appointment when exhibitions are on. Office hours are by appointment only.

Unless otherwise noted, we are open on holiday weekends during exhibitions, and closed for installation between shows. Please be sure to confirm you are within exhibition dates before making the trip. More information to plan your visit can be found here.


CDCC is located on the third floor of the Artscape Youngplace building at 180 Shaw Street, Toronto, ON M6J-2W5. Artscape Youngplace is fully accessible by Ontario standards, with a wheelchair ramp at the 180 Shaw Street doors, an elevator servicing every floor and a fully accessible washroom on every level. The nearby 63 Ossington bus on the TTC is wheelchair accessible.


The CDCC Shop is currently stocked with a selection of artist’s publications and multiples, exhibition catalogues, limited edition prints, periodicals, and more. We’ll be adding lots of new stuff and relaunching our online store in the next few months — stay tuned!


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