White Bear Artists International Residency – White Bear AIR – Ongoing Project

White Bear Painters Project June, 2024

Deforestation/Disruption – August to October, 2024

Project Description

Escarpment/Erasure – May – July, 2023

Wild Alchemy and the Global Grove – Provincial Tour – 2024-25


Endangered Boreal Art and the Environment Tour – August, 2022


Finding Art, Alchemy and Animism in the Broken Forest – Conference at CEC and Nipissing University – August 20-23, 2022

Broken Forests Brazil – July and August, 2023


Wild Alchemy and the Global Grove, a traveling exhibition presented by the NRCC and the Broken Forests Group

Tour Dates:

the Assembly Hall, 1 Colonel Samuel Smith Park Dr, Etobicoke, ON –

Opening Reception: Thursday, April 4, 6-8pm

Takedown: Friday, May 10, 1:30pm pick-up

Viewing: April 3 to May 9, 2024

Timmins Museum and National Exhibition Centre, 325 2nd Ave, Timmins, ON P4N 8A4

Opening Reception: Saturday, June 15, 1-3pm

Takedown: Friday, August 23, 3:30pm pick-up

Viewing: June 18 to August 20, 2024

NOVAH Gallery, 176 Lakeshore Drive, North Bay, ON P1A2A8

Opening Reception: Saturday, November 2, 1-3pm

Takedown: Friday, January 3, 2025, 3:30pm pick-up

Viewing: November 2 to December 20, 2024


This show features 26 artists from seven countries and four video installations from forests around the world. Images on this page are by: Leslie Putnam, Pearl Van Geest, Paul Walde,


Wild Alchemy and the Global Grove, an International Online Exhibition

a Broken Forests Exhibition featuring selected artworks created at and for the Endangered Boreal Art and the Environment Tour, August, 2022

Site url: Wild Alchemy and the Global Grove 

This Online Exhibition runs until October, 2023. We open the show at NOVAH Gallery and Whitewater Gallery in November!

Sturm und Wald – Artist friends from Germany have just installed a wonderful exhibition in Bonn.  Storm and Forest Group artists are showing new works inspired by and from the forests of the area. Here is a link to a video of the exhibit:

Click here for VIDEO


Old Growth – Resurrection, Regeneration, Intervention
August 3-23, 2022

Broken Forests Group is raising awareness through art and art actions, nurturing the growth of all wild places, and affecting an increase in forest biodiversity around the world. This exhibition shines a light on exploitative forces that are destroying forest species and ecosystems and draws attention to the need to protect the wilderness and ancient sites that we hold to be spiritually significant.

Works in two locations:
Installations in High Park – Toronto Ontario
Painted works & Performances at the Propeller Gallery – Toronto Ontario

More information coming soon