Friday, June 25, 2010

New and gently-used items we love in the store

Doodlepuffies + Portobellos by Devon Gifford * Postcards + little rainclouds by Monastiraki * Dolls, oh dolls * Patches by Dandy and Dadapomo * Hooked rug wall hanging .... and so much more...

Thursday, June 24, 2010

"Mile End gallery space defies easy categorization"

Way back in April during the now legendary media blitz surrounding our little shop of wonders, Ian Sandler of the McGill Daily dropped by for a visit. Here is the article that ensued :

Recent events!

Kaie Kellough at his fantastic book launch , with guest appearance by horn player Jason "Blackbird" Selman, and a collaborative performance with jazz singer girlfriend Kim Zombik (left, bottom image).

Thanks everyone!

We love this writeup! Thanks Frommers

Frommer's Montreal Day by Day

By Andre Legaspi

"Play the role of Alice as you enter a rabbit hole that's half antique store/half art gallery.
Check out the bizarre art (most by Canadian artists) on the walls, and the peculiar bric-a-brac strewn about the floor of this avant-garde wonderland."

...we couldn't have said it better ourselves.
Frommers Best Shopping Montreal

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Monastiraki is proud to be in partnership with esse arts & opinions magazine!

Visit their website to fill out the Reader Survey - you can have a chance at winning the really great (if we do say so ourselves!) mail-art artists book we created as a part of this partnership.