I am pleased to advise that the following 3 of my landscapes will be included in BIG ART BOOK:


1. Send Out Your Light O Lord

2. The Yearning

3. Morning Meseta


Digital Book:





The following painting will be in the Annual Juried Exhibition:

1. The Yearning



Exhibition Dates: December 2-18, 2017
Exhibition Location:

Cedar Ridge Creative Centre, 225 Confederation Drive


Reception, Publication Launch, and Awards: Saturday, December 2, 2017, 6-8PM at Cedar Ridge Creative Centre





For more information, visit http://scarborougharts.com/annual-juried-exhibition-big-art-book-2017/



My painting, Point Petr, was included in the Cedar Ridge Creative Center Members Exhibition that took place from 5-17/Nov/17.

Location:   Rouge National Urban Park’s Zoo Road

Welcome Area near 1749 Meadowvale Road


Time: 11 am - 4 pm.


I painted outside along the trails in a shady spot in the forest. See the painting I was working on. It is still in the process. I will post the finished product asap.


It was such a pleasure to see such beauty and to meet so many people..







From 21/Sep to 15/Nov/17, 10 landscape paintings will be on display at the Dentistry on Liverpool in Ajax, Ontario.



Address: 927 Liverpool Road

               Ajax, ON



 Please see below for directions.





Below are some photos




I was very happy to learn that one of my newest creations, The Yearning, will be part of this exciting exhibition showcasing art from all over the world.





49th International Open Juried Exhibition

September 6 - 17, 2017

Wed - Fri: 12-4 pm | Sat & Sun: 12-4:30 pm



Opening Reception & Awards Presentation: Thursday, September 7, 7-9 pm



Papermill Gallery, Todmorden Mills Heritage Site

67 Pottery Road, Toronto, ON


 If you cannot make it in person, please check out the show online here:



Denise Gracias is currently holding a solo exhibition at the McLean Community Center at the following address:


McLean Community Center

95 Magill Dr.

Ajax, Ontario

L1T 3K7


Town Square in the Shops at Don Mills Road



18/August -3 pm -9 pm

19/August - 10 am - 7 pm

20/August - 11 am - 6 pm


I will be at Booth #12 on the grass square.


Please look at the sign below at the lower right hand corner to see "Amost There".


On Sunday 11/Jun/17, I participated at the Cedar Ridge Creative Arts Center in Scarborough, Ontario. Here are some of my 5"x5" acrylic landscapes on gallery wrapped canvas. I think they are cute and were pleasure to paint.