Gladstone House Award

Situated in West Queen West, one of Toronto's most creative neighborhoods, the reimagined Gladstone House maintains it's emphasis on culture, art, and diversity, while ensuring the building's rich history and iconic architecture remain preserved. The celebrated boutique hotel, steeped in history, features restored exposed brick walls, curated local art and innovative lighting applications that transition throughout the day, bringing the building to life.

Gladstone House provides an opportunity for craft professionals to exhibit their work in the guest rooms.

The Craft Awards program is able to take place on an annual basis through the valued support of many generous donors and sponsors. Our thanks go to the following organizations, businesses and individuals: JJStudioLeisa Rich and the Contemporary Textile Studio Co-opThe Pottery Supply House, Tuckers Pottery Supplies Ltd., FUSION: the Ontario Clay and Glass Association, Lacy West Supplies. Ltd., as well as members and friends of the Mather, Farndale, Copeland, Walker, Gregor, McPherson, and Yung families.


Gladstone House exterior

Gladstone House, exterior.

Who We Are

Formerly the Ontario Crafts Council, Craft Ontario is a not-for-profit service organization that works to have craft recognized as a valuable part of life. We promote and celebrate professional craft through providing member opportunities, and advocate for craft practice by educating and empowering diverse audiences.