The Richmond – Under New Management

June 16, 2015 by  
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The Richmond is a contemporary gallery located in the heart of the fashion district, and just steps from downtown. Perfect for art showings, corporate functions and social events of all sizes the Richmond is one of Toronto’s premium spaces, so all clients would  be offered  one of the great opportunity for spending great celebrations.

The Richmond’s location and staff continue to be the perfect spot to create memorable experiences meant to be share, The Richmond is the ideal location for meetings, receptions, closing dinners, product launches and all your corporate function needs.

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Essentially, the venue  is ideal for a variety events or special celebrations because the interior is uniquely designed and used a variety of Green materials.. Clients are attracted to the Richmond because the space is flexible in nature, this venue can be transformed to create a unique event for every client.

Regardless of the event, everyone feels comfortable surrounded by the modern sophistication of The Richmond. Sprawling 18 foot ceilings rise up from the serenity of bamboo flooring to create an open, spacious environment, ready for anything.   The Richmond is ideal for gatherings as large as 150 people and has a great prep area and coat check.  The Richmond is a special space and enjoyed by a variety of clients.

Address: 477 Richmond St. W. Suite 104 Toronto, ON, M5V, 3E7


Twitter: @TheRichmondTO


ANOKHI MEDIA’s 12 Anniversary Event – Post-Event Story

March 31, 2015 by  
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On Saturday March 28th, ANOKHI Media celebrated its 12th anniversary event in association with Johnnie Walker. The highly anticipated event was held at Toronto’s Fairmont Royal York, where hundreds gathered to celebrate trailblazing celebrities, honorees, performers, and activists within the South Asian community.

Among the festivities, there was a Red Carpet Celebrity Reception, where the likes of International Actor, Rahul Khanna, Legendary Musical Artist, Manj Musik Legendary Music Producer, Rishi Rich, Actress & Singer, Karen David, Actor, Vinay Virmani Singer-Songwriter, Zameer Rizvi and Stand-Up Comedian, Danish Anwar (and MUCH more!) posed with fans and kept ANOKHI Pulse TV and several other media outlets in action.

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Guests enjoyed a scrumptious fusion styled 3-course meal while Buddha bar music played in the background in the Concert Hall.

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The Awards-Fashion-Entertainment show was the highlight of the night as South Asian stars graced the stage to accept an array of  awards and live performances to entertain the crowd. JUNO Nominated Alysha Brilla performed her latest hits and was presented with the Musical Artist of the Year award.

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Celebrity fashion designer Archana Kochhar showcased an exclusive runway show for the first time in North America for Anokhi guests that was full glitz and glam!

Special to this year, ANOKHI Media unveiled and released ‘THE ANOKHI LIST 2015’ – a beautiful coffee table book to celebrate the regional, national and international success stories of some of today’s more prolific South Asian personalities. Only 2,500 copies were produced and guests left the event with the coffee table book and a luxurious gift bag from L’Oreal Paris.

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To end the night, guests partied at the After Party with all the special guests and celebrities. The ANOKHI Media’s 12th anniversary event was a great success and CityEvents was honoured to be a partner in the extensive planning process and execution of the event.


Until next year!



Evergreen Brick Works

July 25, 2013 by  
Filed under Event Venues, Ontario, Toronto

Evergreen Brick Works is a vibrant public space in the heart of Toronto’s Don Valley. This site is meant to grab the attention of its visitors through interactive workshops and community festivals. From being renovated from an assortment of weakening heritage buildings into an aesthetically display for green design. Open year-round, Evergreen Brick Works has many of Toronto’s most prominent buildings. The park has breath-taking wildlife at the ravines.


The Evergreen Brick Works is home to many famous event spaces in Toronto, such as The Pavilions, The Frances and Tim Price Terrace, BMO Atrium and much more.  With several ideal venues to choice from your special event can be turned into an original vision. The spaces offer various capacities from a seated dinner of 700 to a standing reception of 2,000. Events like Beerfest, Wild Blueberry Festival, CraveTO, Farmers’ Market have been held at the Evergreen Brick Works.“Evergreen Brick Works is a community environmental centre that inspires and equips visitors to live, work and play more sustainably”For more information visit

Ian Sheldon – Storm Chaser Revel in the Drama of Land and Sky

February 22, 2012 by  
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Ian Sheldon
Storm Chaser
Revel in the Drama of Land and Sky

Drama is the essence of Ian’s work. His mastery is expressed with dimension, subtlet and beauty both through oil on canvas and majestic glass works. Educated as a scientist he chose to chase the visual kaleidoscope that only a storm can create, its dawn, its fury and its reprieve. A self-proclaimed “storm chaser” Ian vividely portrays the palette of nature with an emphasis on the calming effect of blue.

You can preview the new collection on Ian’s website or
Supported by the Canada Concil for the Arts under the Alberta Creative Development Initiatvie.

Where: Gallery 1313, Gallery House Wed-Sunday 1-6 pm
1313 Queen Street West
Opening Reception: Thursday, February 23, 2012
Time: 7 – 10 pm