Registration is required for all lectures and some fees apply. Space is limited, so, to avoid disappointment, please register early. Registration fees include gallery admission.
Curatorial Lectures and Tours - On-going
Docent Talks - On-going
May 23, 2015
The Photographs of Frank (Franz) Johnston Speaker: Sharona Adamowicz-Clements
In conjunction with The Photographs of Frank (Franz) Johnston, a primary exhibition of Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival at the McMichael, curator Sharona Adamowicz-Clements will provide a talk on the photographic work of Johnston.
June 20, 2015
Gallery Talk: Long Life of the Voyager Canoe
Canadian Canoe Museum curator Jeremy Ward draws upon the museum’s internationally renowned collection of more than 600 watercraft to explore the rich legacy of the iconic freighter canoe used across the Canadian North.
July 01, 2015
Artist Talk: Colour of the River Running Through Us Thom Sokoloski in conversation with Shawn Micallef
Discover the fascinating art of Sokoloski with this special interview by Shawn Micallef, a columnist at the Toronto Star, and a senior editor and co-owner of the independent, Jane Jacobs Prize–winning magazine Spacing. .
August 08, 2015
Artist Talk: Taahó with Norman Hallendy
Photographer and ethnographer Norman Hallendy speaks about the spiritual and cultural connection of the local Aboriginal community to water. See spectacular images produced by this master of nature photographer.
November 07, 2015
Collecting Passion: Christopher Bredt and Jamie Cameron in conversation with Sarah Stanners
This conversation, led by Sarah Stanners, the McMichael’s Director of Curatorial and Collections, will examine the development of the Bredt/Cameron collection and provide unique insight into the nature of collecting.