The Power Plant

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Step into The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery—Canada’s leading public gallery devoted to contemporary art, ideas, and conversations.

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Neil Price hosting In/Tension episode, The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Toronto, 2023. Photo by Daria Sposobna.

In/Tension Podcast

The Power Plant is thrilled to present In/Tension podcast, a limited series of intimate, thought-provoking and inspiring conversations with some of Canada's most prominent visual artists. Learn more and tune in!


Fall-Winter Family Guide is here!

The Power Plant's Family Guide is a free seasonal booklet that invites visitors on a fun tour with a few stops around the gallery to engage with artworks through riddles, puzzles and educational bits. Get your Family Guide at the front desk at The Power Plant or download the digital version here!

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Explore exhibition-inspired reading lists

Every season we ask exhibiting artists and curators to share texts and books that continue to inspire and inform their artistic interests.

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Discover The Power Plant's Archive

On May 1, 1987, The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery opened its doors for the first time. For the past 35 years, we've stayed true to our commitment to exhibit artists from diverse backgrounds, draw attention to pressing issues, and connect with communities from Canada and around the world through contemporary art. To this day, The Power Plant remains an open platform for thought-provoking art, ideas, and conversations.