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Saturday, May 1

Elias Sime. Tightrope: In Boxes, 2017. Reclaimed electronic components and insulated wire on panel, 64 in. x 11 ft. 10 5/8 in. (162.6 x 362.3 cm). Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto. Acquisition made possible by the generous support of the Louise Hawley Stone Charitable Trust. Photograph by John Bentham.

Contemporary Ethiopian artist Elias Sime presents his intricately woven and densely layered artworks that draw upon their materiality to comment on humanity,...

LUMINATO - Golden Hour

The first episode of Golden Hour, curated by Luminato Artist in Residence Travis Knights, introduces the question “Who are we as Canadians?” and challenges...

Virtual Event
Mayworks Festival 2021

Mayworks, the celebrated Labour Arts Festival, returns to Toronto May 1st - May 31st for it’s 36th year with a month-long lineup of virtual events. Through...

One Billion Steps Challenge, powered by Cleo

Lace-up and help the Breast Cancer Society of Canada (BCSC) raise funds for life-saving breast cancer research by taking the One Billion Steps Challenge,...

Credit: George Pimentel

Presented by: Harbourfront Centre The photographs featured in this exhibition were taken between March and October 2020. They show how Canadians are living...

Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival

25th Edition - Toronto 2021 Launching May 1, this year’s Festival extends beyond our customary month-long focus to roll out programming throughout the...

Tom Thomson, Autumn Woods, 1915

EXHIBITION Prior to his tragic death in 1917, Thomson dazzled his fellow artists with the brilliance of his oil sketches—works which would become Canadian...

Franklin Carmichael, October Gold, 1922

EXHIBITION To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Group of Seven’s first exhibition, McMichael Executive Director Ian Dejardin dives deep into the...

Tsimshian, Niska Face Mask, 1850

EXHIBITION Featuring more than 1,500 works ranging from eighteenth-century ceremonial regalia, through to items made for trade with settlers, to works by...

 SongBird North

This concert has been cancelled. Top Canadian songwriters come together with host Blair Packham to perform their music and tell us about the inspiration,...

Meow Meow

This concert has been rescheduled to Saturday, May 7, 2022 8pm (next year). Named a Top Performer of the Year by The New Yorker, the spectacular...

Saturday, May 1