PORPHYRY ISLAND ARTIST RESIDENCY Since 2017, the Artist-in-Residence (AIR) program has welcomed artists to Pt. Porphyry Island Lighthouse in northwestern Ontario, Canada in July and August. Pt. Porphyry or Kawagha.mish to the Indigenous peoples, is the last in a chain of volcanic islands from Lake Superior’s Black Bay Peninsula. In 1873, Porphyry Island was home … Continue reading Artist-in-Residence