Media Mentions








Artists/Fabricators: Alex Kirkham + Kelly Kirkham

Capital Project
Little Station

Resilient Communities Projects

$39,271 Canadian Heritage Cultural Spaces Fund helps Critical Mass and ACO Port Hope restore and preserve the historical, cultural and architecturally significant Little Station building — ensuring it will continue to be used as an arts and culture hub and be enjoyed for generations to come.

Media Release

$79,900 OTF Grant helps Critical Mass stabilize the organization, create outdoor programming space and experiment with innovative art experiences to lead Port Hope community out of pandemic

Media Release

SoundsLike APP

$74,900 OTF Grant pilots creation of a Sound Walking APP in Port Hope, Ontario

Media Release

From My Window

Port Hope Hope Now: Critical Mass launches window art challenge

Pumpkin Parade

Going. Gone.

Northumberland News: Bid on artwork in support of Critical Mass in Port Hope

Critical Massive Adventure

Indiegogo Campaign

Tapatalk Design Mechanism: A Vendor’s Event Review

Go Northumberland: Critical Massive Adventure is Tomorrow!

Port Hope Now: Critical Massive Adventure Festival Features Dungeons and Dragons Performance

Visit Port Hope’s Event Announcement

Cabinet of Critical Massive Curiosity & Critical Smash at the Lucky Midway Ticket Booth

Port Hope Now: It’s Time to Show The Love



You Never Step in the Same River Twice

Port Hope Now: Artist Talk (Student Panel) & Closing Reception – A Critical Mass Event Celebrating Youth Week


Trinity College School: Student art exhibition comes to successful conclusion


Trinity College School: TCS student artwork to be focus of local exhibition


Station Migration Installation +

Port Hope Candlelight Festival 2018

Northumberland News: Enhanced Festivities Coming to Port Hope this Friday

Port Hope Now: Port Hope Candlelight Walk and Moonlight Madness


Puppet & Lantern Making Workshops 2018

Salmo Salar: The Once and Future Fish

Port Hope Now: Lent Lane is Being Transformed

Northumberland News: Something fishy is happening in Port Hope

Go Northumberland: Check out a unique art display that officially launches Friday

Chinook Salmon River Wall Mural

Port Hope HBIA: Port Hope’s river mural is here to stay / Ganaraska Salmon Mural

Port Hope Media Release

Port Hope History: Full-size view of the mural

miniMEGA Print Project

Canadian Bookbinders and Artists Guild: Critical Mass Port Hope Steamroller Print Festival Port Hope Mini Mega steamroller prints on display

Port Hope Now: Critical Mass 4 Day Pop-Up Gallery Auction

My Kawartha: New street project prepared to steamroll Port Hope

Snapd: miniMEGA Print Auction & Reception Steamroller Printmaking Extravaganza!



Northumberland News: Still time for a chance at Slidestreet in Port Hope

Storm the Palace: Storm The Palace contributes to jingle for “Slide Street” Festival

Northumberland News: Port Hope to host giant slide on Walton Street


Before I Die Project (Port Hope) ‘Before I Die’ project launched in Port Hope–before-i-die-project-launched-in-port-hope/




Kawartha Now: The transformation of Port Hope’s first railway station into a creative hub begins

Northumberland News: Port Hope’s Little Station eyed by art group

Northumberland News: Port Hope’s Debbie Beattie is an unsung hero

Northumberland News: Olympus Burger supports Critical Mass

Doors Open Northumberland County

Port Hope Now: Goose About Town

Port Hope Now: Arts and Culture Award Recipient Volunteers with “Critical Mass”

The Record: Business for the Arts awards $15,000 to Port Hope