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April 18, 2018 | Published By MMA
Notice: Due to the ice storm last weekend, McMaster Graduating BFA student celebrations have been rescheduled. McMaster’s School of the Arts and Museum of Art invite you to join us Saturday, April 21 EXHIBITION Visit the graduating student exhibition FLUX: … Continued
Johnniebo Ashevak (Inuit, 1923-1972), Animal Cycle, 1966 Edition 38/50, Engraving on paper, 32.5 x 50.4 cm. , McMaster Museum of Art Collection, Gift of Douglas Davidson, 2018. © Dorset Fine Arts
April 12, 2018 | Published By MMA
The McMaster Museum of Art has received an exceptional collection of prints, paintings and sculpture from Douglas Davidson, Professor Emeritus, McMaster University Department of Biology. Highlights of this collection include: • Inuit prints, drawings, and carvings by such artists as … Continued
Storage Upgrades 2 - McMaster Museum of Art
April 4, 2018 | Published By MMA
While 100s of works of art in our collection are out on tour, we’re seizing the day to overhaul the Museum spaces behind the scenes. Montel SmartSpace have installed new racks and storage units in our vaults and prep rooms.  … Continued
Flux: SUMMA 2018 exhibition at McMaster Museum of Art
March 26, 2018 | Published By MMA
MCMASTER UNIVERSITY BFA GRADUATION EXHIBITION 2018 McMaster Museum of Art April 5 – 28, 2018 ARTISTS TALK: Wednesday, April 11, 12 noon RECEPTION & AWARDS: Saturday, April 14, 2 – 4 pm Rescheduled due to ice storm. NEW! Saturday, April 21 … Continued
McMaster Museum of Art and Family Medicine's Program The Art of Seeing is now offered through McMaster’s Centre for Continuing Education
March 20, 2018 | Published By MMA
We are thrilled to announce that the groundbreaking program The Art of Seeing is available NOW to all through McMaster’s Centre for Continuing Education. The Art of Seeing™ is a visual literacy program developed by the McMaster University Department of Family Medicine and the … Continued
Slow Art Day at McMaster Museum of Art
March 15, 2018 | Published By MMA
Guest blog by Rachel Sullivan, Slow Art Day 2018 Host and McMaster Museum of Art Information Officer Slow Art Day is back for its sixth year at the McMaster Museum of Art.  I’ve been along for the ride ever since organizing … Continued
The Collection of McMaster Museum of Art , McMaster University in 3 volumes
March 13, 2018 | Published By MMA
We are delighted to announce that A Cultivating Journey, the third and final book of the Museum’s collection-based research documenting major touring exhibitions is now published. Copies of A Cultivating Journey: The Herman H. Levy Legacy and its companion volumes … Continued
March 12, 2018 | Published By MMA
Inspired by World Art Drop Day, an event created by American illustrator Jake Parker, McMaster Art student Sheetal Prasad is organizing an Art drop specifically for and by members of the McMaster campus community on Thursday March 15, 2018. What is McMaster Art … Continued
Susan Schelle Talk at McMaster Museum of Art 2018
February 27, 2018 | Published By MMA
You’re invited… Artist & Curator’s Talk by Susan Schelle, Artist Ana Barajas, Curator McMaster Museum of Art Wednesday, March 7, 12:30 – 1:20 pm Presented as a complement to the exhibition Susan Schelle: Selected Works on view in the Museum’s … Continued
Guido Reni (Italian, 1575-1642) The Emperor's Soldiers Taking Away the Library of the Cardinal of Bologna Pen and brown ink, brown wash, black chalk on sepia coloured, lightly textured rag paper with Barberini arms watermark. Levy Bequest Purchase. McMaster Museum of Art Collection
February 22, 2018 | Published By MMA
The McMaster Museum of Art has acquired two etchings by 17th century Italian artist Elisabetta Sirani (1638 – 1665). These etchings expand and enhance McMaster Museum of Art’s collection in three important ways. Adding to the MMA’s Italian Baroque holdings, … Continued