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Screenings

Georgia O’Keeffe

Wednesday, May 24th - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Directed by Perry Miller Adato
1977, 60 min.
Originally produced for television and aired as a special to celebrate O’Keeffe’s 90th birthday, Georgia O’Keeffe is the only film portrait of the pioneering artist that she allowed to be made. Shot mainly on-location in New Mexico…

Talks

Free Black North Explored

Wednesday, May 24th - 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Join us for a conversation lead by Julie Crooks, the Art Gallery of Ontario’s newly appointed assistant curator of photography, on her exhibition Free Black North with panelists Deanna Bowen, Seika Boye and Afua Cooper. The exhibition…

Performance

jes sachse: To be Frank

Wednesday, May 24th - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

In response to the invisible work of care that takes place inside a museum, Toronto artist jes sachse performs a conversation with any bodies who may move through the space.

For one hour each week, this physical intervention seizes a stage to ask a question that a public institution may…

Screenings

Georgia O’Keeffe

Friday, May 26th - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Directed by Perry Miller Adato
1977, 60 min.
Originally produced for television and aired as a special to celebrate O’Keeffe’s 90th birthday, Georgia O’Keeffe is the only film portrait of the pioneering artist that she allowed to be made. Shot mainly on-location in New Mexico…

What's Next

Every. Now. Then: Reframing Nationhood
Opens June 29, 2017
Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters
Coming September 2017
Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors
Coming Spring 2018
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Hurvin Anderson is nominated for the 2017 Turner Prize!

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