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Fantastical and Magical Worlds

Sunday,November 20Art activities and workshops from 11:00 am to 4:00 pmTwo Performances at 12:30 and 2:30 pmSpecial Family Sunday Kids Menu and Grab and Go options available at Cabin.FREE admission on Family SundaysPlease note that parking fees ($7) are still in effect BOOK TICKETS Fantastical and Magical Worlds [...]

Artist’s Talk: Rajni Perera

Rajni Perera (b. 1985), Traveller #5, 2019, mixed media on paper, 152.4 × 101.6 cm, Royal Bank of Canada Art Collection, commissioned by the RBC Curatorial Department, Photo courtesy of Patel Brown, © Rajni Perera Artist’s Talk Rajni Perera: Futures Saturday, November 19 | 11:30 am at the McMichael Please join [...]

Halloween Tour

Join us – if you dare! For a spooky, arty, family-friendly Halloween tooooour of the McMichael gallery and grounds. Hear long-whispered tales of ghostly sightings and listen closely for mysterious sounds from the gallery’s dark corners while learning about the hidden stories behind many artworks. Then, head outdoors to [...]

Family Sundays Tell Me a Story, Draw Me a Book

Sunday, October 16 Art activities and workshops from 11 am to 4 pm Special Family Sunday Kids Menu and Grab and Go options available from the outdoor kiosk at Cabin. FREE admission on Family Sundays Parking fees are still in effect on Family Sundays BOOK TICKETS [...]

RSVP Celebrating From Water To Water

Celebrating From Water to Water: A Way Through the Trees Thursday, September 29, 2022 You are invited to a evening in celebration of Bonnie Devine’s mural project, From Water to Water: A Way Through the Trees, currently on view in the McMichael’s Grand Hall. This work explores the rich history [...]

Elisapee Ishulutaq, Curatorial Virtual Talk

Elisapee Ishulutaq: My World, Virtual Talk Tuesday, September 27 7 pm About the event A conversation between McMichael Chief Curator Sarah Milroy and Tarralik Duffy, Inuit artist and writer, this virtual event will focus on Ishulutaq’s remarkable oil stick drawings created during the last years of her life. In these dramatic often large-scale works, [...]

Jen Aitken Artist Workshop

Jen Aitken, Artist’s Workshop Sunday, September 18 1 - 2 pm About the Workshop Toronto-based sculptor Jen Aitken will lead an in-person drawing session exploring the dimensionality of lines and negative space. Aitken worked in the Tom Thomson Shack as part of the RBC Emerging Artist Residency through July 3, 2022. She is widely [...]

Family Sundays Global Sounds and Stories

Celebrate the richness of Canada’s cultural diversity through art workshops, storytelling sessions, exhibition tours, and a special musical performance by KUNÉ, Canada’s Global Orchestra,

Flight of the Monarch Day

Registration Coming Soon! Flight of the Monarch Day at the McMichael Saturday, August 20, 2022 10 am to 2 pm Come celebrate one of North America’s most cherished insects! On Saturday, August 20th, we invite you to spend the day at the McMichael for Flight [...]

McMichael En Plein Air Competition Call for Artists 2022

CALL FOR ARTISTS En Plein Air Competition Organized by McMichael Canadian Art Collection Competition Dates Saturday July 30 to Monday October 10, 2022 Art Submission Deadline Wednesday, October 12, 2022, by 5 pm EST Project Description The McMichael is thrilled to announce the return of the [...]

Painting a Vibrant Plein Air Landscape In Acrylics

Painting a Vibrant Plein Air Landscape In Acrylics with Andrew Cheddie Sookrah July 23 & 24, 2022 Beginner and Intermediate Program Description Join acclaimed artist and art instructor Andrew Cheddie Sookrah for an exciting exploration of the interconnections between colour, form, structure, depth and texture found in the Ontario landscape.  Leveraging the versatility of acrylics [...]

Family Sundays Sculpture Parade & Performance with SHAK SHAK

Sunday, July 17Art activities and workshops from 11:30 am to 3:30 pmPerformance at 2 pm with SHAK SHAKSpecial Family Sunday Kids Menu and Grab and Go options available from the outdoor kiosk at Cabin.FREE admission on Family SundaysParking fees are still in effect on Family Sundays BOOK TICKETS SCULPTURE PARADE! [...]

Soirée francophone : La série « La vie juive au Canada » de William Kurelek

Soirée francophone : La série « La vie juive au Canada » de William Kurelek | Soirée francophone: William Kurelek’s Jewish Life in Canada series Jeudi 14 juillet à 19 h | Thursday, July 14 at 7 pm à propos de l'événement Cette édition des très populaires Soirées francophones célèbre l’acquisition récente de la série [...]

Gathie Falk: Revelations, Virtual Curatorial Talk

Gathie Falk: Revelations, Virtual Curatorial Talk Tuesday, July 12 7 pm About the event Join Chief Curator Sarah Milroy for a virtual introduction to Gathie Falk: Revelations, a retrospective that explores the boundless imagination of one of Canada’s most beloved and esteemed artists. Now 94, Falk has long been known and celebrated for her [...]

Virtual Artist’s Talk: Jen Aitken

Virtual Artist’s Talk: Jen Aitken Tuesday, July 5 7 pm About the Workshop Jen Aitken will be in conversation with Chief Curator Sarah Milroy about her artist residency in the Thomson Shack and how the site's architecture, history, light, and angles inform the work in progress. Speakers: Sarah Milroy and Jen Aitken Host: Jennifer [...]

Wanda Koop: Lightworks, Virtual Curatorial Talk

Wanda Koop: Lightworks, Virtual Curatorial Talk Tuesday June 28 at 7 PM About the event Introducing the Wanda Koop: Lightworks exhibition, McMichael Chief Curator Sarah Milroy will discuss the artist’s most recent works, and her ongoing explorations of light, colour, and the languages of paint. Speaker: Sarah Milroy Host: Jennifer Withrow Free. Registration required. [...]

Jen Aitken Artist’s Workshop

Jen Aitken, Artist’s Workshop Sunday, June 26 & July 3 1 - 2 pm About the Workshop Toronto-based sculptor Jen Aitken will lead an in-person drawing session exploring the dimensionality of lines and negative space.  Aitken is currently working in the Tom Thomson Shack as part of the RBC Emerging Artist Residency through July [...]

Family Sundays Celebrating A New Generation

Sunday, June 19 Art activities and workshops from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm Performances at 2 pm FREE admission on Family Sundays Parking fees are still in effect on Family Sundays BOOK TICKETS CELEBRATING A NEW GENERATION This First Nations-led special event will celebrate the achievements [...]

Screening of KOOP, The Art of Wanda Koop (2011)

As theatre seating is very limited, please register in advance Screening of KOOP, The Art of Wanda Koop (2011) May 21, at 2 pm Duration: 47 minutes Please join us in the McMichael theatre for a private screening of KOOP, The Art of Wanda Koop (2011), by Canadian filmmaker Katherine [...]