The PORDS at the opening of their 2008 exhibition at the John
B. Aird Gallery. 2008
General view of 2008 exhibition at the Aird with Tony's double
panel of Trinity, Newfoundland. 2008
Detail of installation at the Joseph Carrier Gallery.
On a sketching tip to Jerusalem. December
Installation in Yorkville. Gallery set up for "Bloor Street
Entertains" charity evening. 2009
Tony receiving his CSPWC Life Member Diploma from Hon. David
Onley, Lt. Governor of Ontario. 2009
Tony with his award winning watercolour at the "Treasures" show.
2009, John B. Aird Gallery
A salute to 10 CSPWS's 'treasured' life members. Linda Finn,
Jane Hunter, Margaret Squire, Mary Ann Ludlam, Tony Batten,
June Montegomery, Brent Laycock, Rudolf Stussi, Michael Cleary
(absent: John Hanson). Summer
Former student Alice Reed and Tony at the Nova Scotia, Cape
Breton Watercolour Symposium. Alice is a very well known artist
and conservationist in the Maritime Provinces. Summer
Tony on an a gallery tour in Rome.
Receiving the SCA's Stevens Award from Dr Patrick Shaw Cable,
Chief Curator at the Art Gallery of Hamilton
Tony with his award winning acrylic "On the Grand Tour, the
Doge's Palace, Venice" at the Art Gallery of Hamilton
A visitor with Tony's "Aegean Blue" at Toronto's Roberts Gallery
Tony on a painting trip to Prince William Sound, Alaska
"Scuola Canadesi Exhibition" Spoleto. Tony with 2 of his paintings
at the opening.
Sketching in Spoleto's historic Papal Fortress - The Rocca,
Visiting the legendary studio of Antonio Canova in Rome.
L to R: Theatre impresario David Mirvish, theatre producer Marlene
Smith, singer/stage personality Dinah Christie, A & L President
Diane Kruger and Tony Batten at the 2011 presentation of the
Arts & Letters Award to Marlene Smith. June
Tony with the in-house poster for his solo show at the historic
Arts & Letters Club, Toronto. June
"Art in the County" jurors. Picton, Prince Edward County. L
to R: Andrew Benyei, Zora Buchanan and Tony were the 2012 jurors
for this important regional show. September
Leonard Preyra, Nova Scotia's Minister of Communities, Culture
and Heritage, Tony and Ed Huner, curator of the SCA's major
members exhibition at the Halifax Club.
Tony receiving the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
from Ontario's Minister of Culture and Citizenship.
December 13, 2012
The formal photograph of the recipients of the Diamond Jubilee
Medal, Queen's Park Government Buildings, Toronto.
December 13, 2012
Diamond Jubilee Medal recipients. Tony with Shirley Douglas
Tony demonstrating at the "PAPER THINGS GALLERY", Yorkville, ON.
Painting by Tony Batten presented to Charles Cutts retiring President and CEO of Roy Thomson Hall.
L to R: C. Carlino, EA to Mr Cutts, Tony, P. Anderson, Past Chair of the Board, C. Lawson, J. Lawson, Past Chair of the Board, Elisabeth Legge.
Arts & Letters Club's inaugural NEXT exhibition. Lt-Governor Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lynn Bartrand and Tony who MC'd the opening.
Salon Show. Tony, Kat, Heidi, Kim and Maurice.
Past Events 2008 - 2015
Anthony J. Batten
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