Speakers: Linda Manzer, Tony Duggan-Smith, George Gray, Sergei de Jonge, William “Grit” Laskin, David Wren, Jean Larrivee
Performer: Stephen Fearing
Moderated by: Dr. Sarah Stanners, Director of Curatorial & Collections
The eighth instrument presented in The Group of Seven Guitar Project is a baritone guitar created collaboratively by all seven luthiers. Join the exhibition curator Sarah Stanners, Director of Curatorial & Collections at the McMichael, and the guitar makers in this final conversation focused on their fascination with Tom Thomson whose art and life has inspired this fine instrument. The conversation is then followed by a performance from their friend, Stephen Fearing, celebrated Canadian folk singer and songwriter.
Fee includes gallery admission and parking. The gallery will be closed to the public before and during the event, from 2pm to 3:30pm.