b contemporary is located in the heart of the James St North Arts District. The street is an eclectic mix of businesses with an international flavour. Markets, cafes, restaurants, and retail businesses create a vibrant street life. The Art Crawl, in the evening on the second Friday every month, is an exciting night of gallery openings, studio open houses, and performances.

b contemporary owner David Brace has 12 years experience in commercial galleries and nearly 20 years experience as a custom picture framer. David is committed to exhibiting work of the highest quality and to making a meaningful contribution to Canadian culture every month.


b contemporary

226 James Street, North,

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

L8R 2L3

Phone: 289 389 3949


Gallery Hours:

Tuesday to Saturday 11 am - 6 pm

The second Friday of the Month (Art Crawl)

11 am - 6 pm, 7 pm - 11 pm.



Friday Aug 8, 2014

from 7pm - 11pm

Aug 5 - Aug 30, 2014

The Emporium of the Macabre
David Irvine and Scott McClelland




David Irvine

Fetid Toy

Mixed Media, 23 x 8 x 7"


David Irvine


Mixed Media, 48 x 42 x 15"


David Irvine

The Infant

Mixed Media, 15 x 14 x 7"


David Irvine


Mixed Media, 22 x 28"


David Irvine

Death Mask (1 - 4)

Mixed Media,10 x 14 x 10" each

$350 each

Scott McClelland

Pekambadru Pygmy Shrunken Head

Mixed Media, 18 x 12 x 14"


Scott McClelland

The  Severed Head of a God

Mixed Media, 17 x 24 x 17"


Scott McClelland

Saint Roch

Mixed Media, 6 x 35 x 6" (with stand)


Scott McClelland

Prince Malphas

Mixed Media, 6 x 35 x 6" (with stand)


Scott McClelland


Mixed Media, 8 x 24 x 8"


Contact Us
Custom Picture Framing
Michael Allgoewer
Paul Ropel-Morski
Vesna Trkulja-Stevens
Peter Stevens
Michael Davidson
Nicole Collins