Dieter Hessel

Shot of Art: Dieter Hessel at Heliographics Gallery

CONTACT sometimes gets a bad rap for the quality level of its open exhibitions, but even if there's truth to some of these claims, finding hidden gems is always one of the more satisfying aspects of the month-long festival. Case in point: Dieter Hessel's photographs on display at Heliographics Gallery & Studio in Leslieville. Familiar urban scenes are given new life via the photographers keen eye for bold compositions. This is eye candy for Torontophiles.

Check out a few examples below.

AGO Toronto


Food Building TorontoBowling AlleySugar Beach



Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in Arts

Giant snow penis spotted in Toronto's Riverdale Park

There are now trading cards for Toronto's most infamous anti-heroes

One of Toronto's favourite comedy clubs has been demolished

Toronto bridge might soon be adorned with larger-than-life bronze raccoons

Kim's Convenience star who appeared on The Mandalorian is now an action figure

Someone in Toronto created a portrait of Donald Trump out of cheap cabinet knobs

Someone just created a huge labyrinth in a Toronto park

Out of work chef creates map of Toronto made up of 400 photos