The Power Plant
The Power Plant, one of Toronto's most established contemporary art galleries, is located in an actual power plant - one that was in operation for most of the 1900s. It's an iconic structure, widely recognized by its smokestack and exterior facade. Situated amidst the tourist landscape that is Harbourfront , The Power Plant is removed from the more concentrated local arts scenes on West Queen West , Yorkville and the Distillery District but each year artists and gallery supporters flock here for the much anticipated fundraiser and art party that is the Power Ball .
Photo by Erik Twight on Flickr
Power Ball is The Power Plant's major annual fundraiser, which has set the standard as one of the most influential and vibrant art galas in Toronto. Attracting a sophisticated ‘Who’s Who’ of guests, the party brings together the worlds of fashion, film, media, finance, advertising, music and the visual arts.
Power Ball is famed for transforming each gallery space into an immersive art experi...