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McMichael Board Member George F. Dark Recipient of Governor General’s Medal in Landscape Architecture

McMichael Board Member George F. Dark Recipient of Governor General's Medal in Landscape Architecture August 23, 2018, Kleinburg, ON- The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is pleased to congratulate Board of Trustees Member Mr. George F. Dark on his Governor General's Medal in Landscape Architecture. Mr. Dark has been a passionate [...]

McMichael Board Member George F. Dark Recipient of Governor General’s Medal in Landscape Architecture2018-08-26T19:46:01-04:00

Executive Director Ian Dejardin Embarks On Ultimate Group of Seven Road Trip

Executive Director Ian Dejardin Embarks On Ultimate Group of Seven Road Trip August 3, 2018, Kleinburg, ON- On August 7, 2018, nine guests will join McMichael Executive Director Ian Dejardin on the ultimate Group of Seven Road trip, a 700-kilometre tour of Lake Superior’s North Shore. The group will walk [...]

Executive Director Ian Dejardin Embarks On Ultimate Group of Seven Road Trip2018-08-03T11:11:37-04:00

Sarah Milroy appointed Chief Curator of the McMichael Canadian Art Collection

The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is pleased to announce the appointment of Sarah Milroy as Chief Curator May 23, 2018, Kleinburg, ON – Sarah Milroy is a highly-respected and well-known public figure and champion of the art of Canada working as an independent art critic, curator, and essayist. Sarah served as The [...]

Sarah Milroy appointed Chief Curator of the McMichael Canadian Art Collection2018-08-03T09:40:32-04:00

Up Close and Personal with J.E.H. MacDonald’s Artistic Practice

Up close and personal with J.E.H. MacDonald’s artistic practice   May 15, 2018, Kleinburg, ON – The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is pleased to announce its summer exhibition, J.E.H. MacDonald: Up Close, from June 2 to September 16. This exhibition is an unparalleled opportunity to get up close with one [...]

Up Close and Personal with J.E.H. MacDonald’s Artistic Practice2018-08-03T09:42:23-04:00

The McMichael presents photographic works of Toronto’s hip hop culture, in partnership with Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival

The McMichael presents photographic works of Toronto’s hip hop culture, in partnership with Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival February 6, 2018, Kleinburg, ON – For the fifth consecutive year, the McMichael Canadian Art Collection is partnering with Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, the world’s largest photography event, and will be a premier [...]

The McMichael presents photographic works of Toronto’s hip hop culture, in partnership with Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival2018-09-04T10:15:27-04:00

The McMichael Announces Exciting Lineup of 2018 Exhibitions

The McMichael Announces Exciting Lineup of 2018 Exhibitions January 11, 2018, Kleinburg, ON – This year, the McMichael Canadian Art Collection will showcase diverse, thought-provoking and engaging exhibitions that celebrate The Art of Canada*. Outstanding shows of both contemporary and modernist works of art will be on display, along with [...]

The McMichael Announces Exciting Lineup of 2018 Exhibitions2018-01-11T16:07:01-05:00

Ian Dejardin to debut first curated display of the McMichael Collection as Executive Director this December

  Ian Dejardin to debut first curated display of the McMichael Collection as Executive Director this December   Curator of the critically acclaimed Painting Canada: Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven November 14, 2017, Kleinburg, ON – Ian A.C. Dejardin, Executive Director of the McMichael Canadian Art Collection, is [...]

Ian Dejardin to debut first curated display of the McMichael Collection as Executive Director this December2017-11-15T11:05:47-05:00

Major retrospective celebrating contemporary artist Alex Janvier arrives October 7 at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection

  Major retrospective celebrating contemporary artist Alex Janvier arrives October 7 at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection Major retrospective celebrating contemporary artist Alex Janvier arrives October 7 at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection    Organized by the National Gallery of Canada KLEINBURG ON—From October 7, 2017, to January 21, 2018, [...]

Major retrospective celebrating contemporary artist Alex Janvier arrives October 7 at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection2017-10-04T12:20:41-04:00

The McMichael presents major exhibition on groundbreaking Inuk artist with opening of Annie Pootoogook: Cutting Ice

The McMichael presents major exhibition on groundbreaking Inuk artist with opening of Annie Pootoogook: Cutting Ice  “I cannot draw anything that I myself did not experience”                                   —Annie Pootogook (1969-2016) KLEINBURG ON—‘Cutting ice’ is a term that implies something that matters or is of consequence. On September 2, the McMichael [...]

The McMichael presents major exhibition on groundbreaking Inuk artist with opening of Annie Pootoogook: Cutting Ice2017-09-05T14:54:59-04:00

The McMichael delivers ‘love letter’ to Tom Thomson and Canada with July 1 opening of Passion Over Reason: Tom Thomson and Joyce Wieland

The McMichael delivers ‘love letter’ to Tom Thomson and Canada with July 1 opening of Passion Over Reason: Tom Thomson and Joyce Wieland   Kleinburg, ON—The McMichael Canadian Art Collection (the McMichael) presents a major exhibition featuring the works of one of Ontario’s greatest painters, Tom Thomson (1877-1917), and feminist [...]

The McMichael delivers ‘love letter’ to Tom Thomson and Canada with July 1 opening of Passion Over Reason: Tom Thomson and Joyce Wieland2017-06-29T10:39:57-04:00