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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
McMaster Alumni Invitation
February 22, 2018 | Published By MMA
We are VERY excited about our two major collections-based exhibitions opening at the Vancouver Art Gallery on March 3. A Cultivating Journey: the Herman H. Levy Legacy Living Building Thinking: art & expressionism As the opening approaches, we’d like to … Continued
Image: Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945) Self-Portrait, 1921, etching, Collection of McMaster Museum of Art, McMaster University
January 30, 2018 | Published By MMA
The McMaster Museum of Art proudly maintains, researches, builds, and exhibits the University’s art collection: 6000+ objects that encompass the history of art from the late 15th to the 21st century, and coins and antiquities from Mediterranean cultures and China. … Continued
McMaster Museum of Art Sun Print Workshops
January 29, 2018 | Published By MMA
Join us for our Hamilton Winterfest 2018 Event: Sun Print Workshop and Tour McMaster Museum of Art Saturday, February 10 and 17 from 1 – 3 pm Use the power of sunlight to experiment with an early form of photography … Continued
NIIPA Artists Roundtable
January 16, 2018 | Published By MMA
NIIPA ARTISTS ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION McMaster Museum of Art Thursday, February 8, 6 – 8 pm Join us for an Artists Roundtable Discussion with some of the founding members of the Native Indian/Inuit Photographers’ Association (NIIPA) an organization founded in Hamilton in … Continued
Meryl McMaster art in McMaster Museum of Art collection
December 12, 2017 | Published By MMA
The McMaster Museum of Art’s Acquisitions Committee meets on a regular basis with the Curatorial team to advise and oversee acquisitions, through purchase or donation, of works of art for the Permanent Collection. Purchases are made possible through the generous … Continued
Susan Schelle, flood (detail), video, 2015 at McMaster Museum of Art
December 11, 2017 | Published By MMA
Susan Schelle: Selected Works Ana Barajas, Guest Curator McMaster Museum of Art January 2 – March 24, 2018 EVENTS Opening Reception:  Thursday, January 11, 6 – 8 pm Artist and Curator’s Talk:  Wednesday, March 7, 12:30 pm EXHIBITION Susan Schelle, … Continued
Gordon Bennett, Notes to Basquiat: To Dance on a Tightrope, 1998, acrylic on paper, 120 × 80cm. Collection: The Estate of Gordon Bennett, Brisbane. Photography: Carl Warner © The Estate of Gordon Bennett.
December 11, 2017 | Published By MMA
Gordon Bennett, Be Polite Organized and circulated by IMA Brisbane Presented by McMaster Museum of Art January 11 – May 12, 2018 EVENTS CURATORS’ TALK by Aileen Burns and Johan Lundh from the Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia: Thursday, January … Continued
November 27, 2017 | Published By MMA
Don’t miss A Cultivating Journey: The Herman H. Levy Collection before it closes at McMaster Museum of Art on December 9, 2017. Next stop, Vancouver, where the collection will open at the Vancouver Art Gallery in March. A Cultivating Journey … Continued