Heritage London Foundation,  Architectural Conservancy Ontario – London Region Branch, the Society for Learning in Retirement and Ontario 150 Celebration.

     The contest will run from March – October: with a kick- off event to be held on June 3rd 

                      ‘Celebrate London’s 150 year-old Heritage Architecture’

Objectives.       

This contest is being held to bring attention to the rich architectural history of London as we celebrate 150 years of Ontario’s and Canada’s existence. Submissions are sought that bring a creative approach to depicting the varied styles and myriad details of structures built in London in the year 1867 or earlier.

A list of buildings can be found  below.

CONTEST GUIDELINES

  1. Artwork to be hangable and no bigger than 4ft x 4ft.
  2. Photos to be board-mounted   11×14 inches or 16×20 inches. B&W or colour (Minimal photo-shopping permitted)
  3. Works to have a label on the back with the name of the artist, & title of the work, mail and email address, phone number and to indicate whether the piece is for sale or not. This label can be downloaded from either of our websites. 
  4. N.B.  No more than three pieces may be submitted by one individual.
  5. Submissions may be dropped off at the Elsie Perrin Williams Estate during the last full week of October. Mon 23rd  – Tuesday 24th – Wednesday 25th   from 11 a.m. till 4 p.m. OR:  later hours on Thursday 26th  and  Friday  27th  from 4- 7 p.m.  Exceptions may be made in unusual circumstances.  Please call Susan Bentley at 519-673-1164 if it is necessary for you to make other arrangements.

Exhibition

The judges will select a number of works to be shown in an exhibition to take place in late November or early December  2017  (Date and location to be announced).

Please check back in to the website from time to time for announcements, updates & corrections

An awards ceremony and reception will take place on the last evening of the exhibition. Artists are asked to indicate if they wish to have their entries indicated for sale at this show.

N.B. If a contest entrant wishes to sell their work it is strictly a private transaction between the artist and purchaser and HLF will take no responsibility for any part of the sale.

The number of works shown will be based upon the quality of the work and the number of works submitted, and is entirely at the judges’ discretion.

Prizes

  • 5 prizes of $150 will be awarded, in no particular order, to artists whose work best reflec the objectives of the contest.
  • Forest City Image Centre will donate a camera for the “emerging photographer” prize.
  • A collection of art supplies will be awarded for an “emerging artist” award.

KICK- OFF EVENT !

Artists and photographers are invited to participate in a mass plein-air sketching, painting and photography session at one of the buildings managed by HLF.   Grosvenor Lodge, (built in 1853) is located at 1017 Western Road. We will gather on the afternoon of Saturday June 3rd.  Watch this website and the ACO website for more details.  In order to attract media coverage we shall announce this session in a press release.

 

BUILDINGS from the 1850’s and earlier

  • 32 Alma Street (c.1850)
  • 491 Base Line Road E. (c.1840)
  • 40 Becher Street (1856)
  • 6422 Bradish Road (c.1840)
  • 1629 Bradley Avenue (1835)
  • 1680 Bradley Avenue (c.1855)
  • 1944 Bradley Avenue (1840
  • 1871 Bradley Avenue (c.1850)
  • 2017 Bradley Avenue (1850)
  • 697 Colborne Street ( 1850)
  • 547 Colborne St (c.1855)
  • 3700 Colonel Talbot Road (c.1850)
  • 5190 Colonel Talbot Road
  • 5825 Colonel Talbot Road (c.1840)
  • 6283 Colonel Talbot Road (1840)
  • 6983 Colonel Talbot Road (1855)
  • 6993 Colonel Talbot Road (1855)
  • 132 Columbia Avenue (c.1850)
  • 261 Commissioners Road E. (1830)
  • 378 Commissioners Road W. ( 1858)
  • 632 Commissioners Road W. (1852)
  • 370 Commissioners Road W. (1850)
  • 634 Commissioners Road W. (1850)
  • 1097 Commissioners Road W. (c.1837)
  • 1344 Commissioners Road W. (1853)
  • 203 Crumlin Side Road (c.1850)
  • 3699 Dingman Drive (c.1850)
  • 480 Dufferin Avenue (1854)
  • 116 Dundas Street (c.1850)
  • 118 Dundas Street ( c.1850
  • 120 Dundas Street (c.1850)
  • 177 Dundas Street (c.1855)
  • 217 Dundas Street (c.1853)
  • 2907 Dundas Street (1852)
  • 198 Elmwood Avenue (c.1849)
  • 99 Euclid Avenue (c.1851)
  • 475 Fanshawe Park Road E. (1850)
  • 1560 Fanshawe Oark Road E. (c.1955)
  • 1040 Flint Lane (private) (c.1837)
  • 1 Frank Place (1840)
  • 1035 Gainsborough Road (c.1835)
  • 1214 Gainsborough Road (c.1857)
  • 4100 Glanworth Drive (1842)
  • 529 Grey Street (1856
  • 1288 Halls Mill Place (c.1834)
  • 249 Halls Mill Road (c.1835)
  • 1184 Hamilton Road (c.1820)
  • 1929 Hamilton Road  (1810)
  • 1458 Huron Street (1853)
  • 2056 Huron Street (1840)
  • 106 Kent Street (c.1856)
  • 1745 Kilally Road (1840)
  • 471 Maitland Street (1850)
  • 1756 Manning Drive (c.1850)
  • 120 Meadowlily Road S. (1848)
  • 6414 Orr Drive (1840)
  • 1057 Oxford Street W. (1855)
  • 1976 Oxford Street W. (1850)
  • 2411 Oxford Street W. (1858)
  • 2442 Oxford Street W. (c.1850)
  • 2501 Oxford Street W. (1850)
  • 5 Paddington Avenue (c.1850)
  • 555 Pond Mills Road (1840)
  • 553 Princess Avenue (c.1855)
  • 388 Richmond Street (c.1855)
  • 390 Richmond Street (1855)
  • 472 Richmond Street (1845)
  • 1603 Richmond Street (c.1844)
  • 40 Ridout Street S. (c.1850)
  • 399 Ridout Street N. A (c.1829)
  • 399 Ridout Street N. B (c.1846)
  • 435 Ridout Street N. ( c.1836)
  • 441 Ridout Street N. (c.1847)
  • 451 Ridout Street N. (c.1855)
  • 481 Ridout Street. N. (1834)
  • 357 Southdale Road E (c.1840)
  • 15A Stanley Street (1843)
  • 15B Stanley Street (1843)
  • 329 St. George Street (1852)
  • 253 St. James Street (c.1832)
  • 342 St. James Street (c.1835)
  • 120 St. Julien Street (c.1840)
  • 1035 Sunningdale Road W. (1850)
  • 270 Sydenham Street (c.1845)
  • 2325 Sunningdale Road E.(1845)
  • 331 Talbot Street (c.1855)
  • 537 Talbot Street(c.1855)
  • 661 Talbot Street (c.1853
  • 14 Torrington Crescent (c.1830)
  • 760 Trafalgar Street (c.1855)
  • 5011 Wellington Road S. (c.1840)
  • 3101 Westdel Bourne (1858)
  • 3565 Westdel Bourne (c.1855)
  • 5075 Westdel Bourne (1858)
  • 1017 Western Road (1853)
  • 2707 Westminster Drive (1840)
  • 4594 White Oak Road (1850)
  • 5435 White Oak Road (1850)
  • 6602 White Oak Road (1848)
  • 7158 Wonderland Road S. (1840)
  • 2096 Wonderland Road N. (c.1850)
  • 1963 Woodhull Road (c.1841)

 

Circa 1860/1860s:

  • 429 Adelaide Street North
  • 76 Albert Street (c.1865)
  • 82 Albion Street (1865), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 88 Albion Street (1865), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 1635 Bradley Avenue (c.1865)
  • 2103 Bradley Avenue (c.1860)
  • 2591 Bradley Avenue (1865)
  • 39 Carfrae Street (c.1860), designated
  • 2 Carrothers Avenue (1860), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 355 Clarence Street (c.1860), Downtown HCD
  • 19 Clarke Road (c.1865)
  • 1424 Clarke Road (1860)
  • 1511 Clarke Road (1865)
  • 1588 Clarke Road (1865)
  • 513 Colborne Street (1860), designated + West Woodfield HCD
  • 3808 Colonel Talbot Road (c.1860)
  • 4307 Colonel Talbot Road (1863)
  • 4380 Colonel Talbot Road (c.1861), designated
  • 4441 Colonel Talbot (c.1865)
  • 4442 Colonel Talbot (1860)
  • 4492 Colonel Talbot Road (c.1860)
  • 5461 Colonel Talbot Road (1860)
  • 6188 Colonel Talbot Road (1860)
  • 7002 Colonel Talbot Road (1860)
  • 792 Commissioners Road West (c.1865)
  • 1340 Dingman Drive (1865)
  • 2552 Dingman Drive (c.1865)
  • 371 Dufferin Avenue (c.1863), designated + West Woodfield HCD
  • 659 Dufferin Avenue (c.1860), Old East HCD
  • 111-117 Dundas Street (c.1865), designated – Downtown HCD
  • 142 Dundas Street (1865), designated + Downtown HCD
  • 160 Dundas Street (1865), Downtown HCD
  • 215 Dundas Street (1862), Downtown HCD
  • 244 Dundas Street (c.1860), Downtown HCD
  • 246 Dundas Street (c.1860), Downtown HCD
  • 2598 Dundas Street (1865)
  • 653 Elias Street (1865), Old East HCD
  • 665 Elias Street (1865), Old East HCD
  • 668 Elias Street (1865), Old East HCD
  • 671 Elias Street (1860), Old East HCD
  • 672 Elias Street (1860), Old East HCD
  • 8 Empress Avenue (c.1865), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 10 Empress Avenue (c.1865), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 14 Empress Avenue (c.1865), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 21 Empress Avenue (c.1865), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 25 Empress Avenue (c.1865), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 26 Empress Avenue (c.1865), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 34 Empress Avenue (c.1865), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 1589 Fanshawe Park Road East (1865)
  • 1119 Gainsborough Road (c.1865)
  • 1260 Gainsborough Road (c.1860)
  • 1657 Glanworth Drive (1860)
  • 430 Grey Street (c.1868), designated
  • 377 Grosvenor Street (1865)
  • 225 Halls Mill Road (1860)
  • 11 Haymarket Place (1860), designated
  • 139 High Street (c.1865), designated
  • 254 Hill Street (prior to 1868)
  • 585 Hill Street (1868)
  • 2080 Huron Street (c.1865)
  • 130 Kent Street (c.1863)
  • 177 Kent Street (c.1860)
  • 1880 Kilally Road (1860)
  • 2 Leslie Street (1868), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 7091 Longwoods Road (c.1860)
  • 2340 Main Street (c.1860)
  • 2527 Main Street (c.1865)
  • 373 Maitland Street (c.1865)
  • 4267 Manning Drive (1865)
  • 10 McClary Avenue (1865), designated
  • 113 McClary Avenue (c.1860)
  • 115 McClary Avenue (1860), designated
  • 136 Mill Street (c.1868)
  • 144-146 Mill Street (1863), designated
  • 154 Mill Street (prior to 1868), designated
  • 125 Mount Pleasant Avenue (c.1860)
  • 28 Napier Street (c.1860), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 5788 Old Victoria Road (1860)
  • 2012 Oxford Street West (c.1865)
  • 66 Palace Street (c.1860), East Woodfield HCD
  • 27 Peter Street (1869), East Woodfield HCD
  • 300 Piccadilly Street (c.1860)
  • 126 Price Street (c.1865)
  • 350 Queens Avenue (c.1868), West Woodfield HCD
  • 370 Richmond Street (1860), Downtown HCD
  • 415 Richmond Street (c.1865), Downtown HCD
  • 430 Richmond Street (1868), Downtown HCD
  • 434 Richmond Street (1866), Downtown HCD
  • 485-487 Richmond Street (c.1867), Downtown HCD
  • 723 Richmond Street (1860)
  • 727 Richmond Street (1860)
  • 1132 Richmond Street (c.1867), designated
  • 1148 Richmond Street (1864)
  • 355 Ridout Street North (c.1865)
  • 1104 Sarnia Road (1860)
  • 27 Saunby Street (c.1865)
  • 1383 Scotland Drive (1865)
  • 9 St. Patrick Street (1860), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 1950 Sunningdale Road West (1865)
  • 148 Sydenham Street (c.1868), designated
  • 188 Sydenham Street (1868)
  • 357 Talbot Street (c.1865)
  • 652 Talbot Street (c.1868), designated
  • 830 Talbot Street (1865)
  • 1452 Trafalgar Street (1865), designated
  • 103 Vauxhall Street (c.1860)
  • 186 Waterloo Street (1864), designated
  • 138 Wellington Street (1862), designated
  • 139 Wellington Street (1868)
  • 211 Wellington Street (rear, 1860s)
  • 249 Wellington Street (1865)
  • 251 Wellington Street (1865)
  • 255 Wellington Street (c.1865)
  • 5371 Wellington Road South (c.1865)
  • 1499 Westdel Bourne (1865)
  • 2197 Westdel Bourne (c.1865)
  • 1950 Westminster Drive (1860)
  • 2004 Westminster Drive (c.1865)
  • 2297 Westminster Drive (c.1860)
  • 2700 Westminster Drive (c.1865)
  • 2725 Westminster Drive (1865)
  • 3583 Westminster Drive (c.1865)
  • 165 Wharncliffe Road North (c.1865), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 65 William Street (1865)
  • 176 William Street (c.1868)
  • 81 Wilson Avenue (c.1868), Blackfriars/Petersville HCD
  • 1741 Wilson Grove Road (1865)
  • 1997 Wilton Grove Road (1865)
  • 2115 Wilton Grove Road (1860), designated
  • 1941 Woodhull Road (1860)
  • 7 York Street (1862), Downtown HCD
  • 11 York Street (1862), Downtown HCD
CityScape 150: Art & Photography Contest