2011 BMO Financial Group Shadow Box
Exhibition opens Feb. 23
Shadow Box Silent Auction & Cocktail Reception: March 3, 6:30 pm
To buy tickets and to see Shadow Boxes by 150+ artists, visit the Shadow Box website.
TMC Book Club
The next meeting of the TMC Book Club is Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, 5:30-7:30 pm on the Mezzanine. The chosen title is The Museum of Innocence, by Orhan Pamuk, and is available in the Toronto Public Library. All are welcome. Let us know if you plan to attend: firstname.lastname@example.org
TMC Curators’ Series: The Patterned Imagination
Wednesdays: Feb. 2, March 2, April 6, May 4; 6 pm
Meet Textile Museum of Canada curators in a series of seminars that explore the fascinating connections between textiles, symbols and the psyche. Blending presentations in our Lecture Theatre and real encounters with objects in the galleries or in our collections behind-the-scenes, each seminar offers unique perspectives on material, culture and the imagination. Continue Reading
Sorry No Chocolates! Valentine’s Sale at the Museum Shop
From February 1 to 14 get 25% off scarves, shawls and jewellery.
Book a Tour: The Textile Museum’s Docent Committee offers public tours every Sunday at 2 pm. Consider booking a private tour for groups of 8 to 50 people. Continue Reading
For a complete list of Textile Museum of Canada exhibitions, programs and events, visit the Textile Museum of Canada website.
Strand News is the online meeting place for members of the Volunteer Association of the Textile Museum of Canada. Our annual fundraisers, including the Textile Bazaar, support Museum programs and exhibitions.