Author Archives: MMA

Author Archives: MMA

Video: Curator’s Talk by Rhéanne Chartrand

Video: Curator’s Talk by Rhéanne Chartrand

February 16, 2017 | Published by MMA
On February 2, Rhéanne Chartrand, the Aboriginal Curatorial Resident at McMaster Museum of Art, presented her pubic talk on her research and development of the exhibition Unapologetic:  Acts of Survivance. Watch the recording of the Curator’s Talk, below. The formal presentation … Continued
Shelley Niro and Shelagh Keeley are 2017 GG Arts Award Winners!

Shelley Niro and Shelagh Keeley are 2017 GG Arts Award Winners!

February 15, 2017 | Published by MMA
The winners of the 2017 Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts were announced this morning. They are: Michèle Cournoyer, animation filmmaker, Montreal Mike Hoolboom, filmmaker, Toronto Shelagh Keeley, visual artist, Toronto Glenn Lewis, visual artist, Vancouver Landon Mackenzie, … Continued
Panel Discussion with Leading Indigenous Scholars

Panel Discussion with Leading Indigenous Scholars

January 23, 2017 | Published by MMA
How Far We’ve Come: Reflections on the Resonance of Indigenous Art from the 1980s PANEL DISCUSSION McMaster Museum of Art Thursday, February 9, 7 – 9 pm Panelists: RICHARD WILLIAM HILL TOM HILL GERALD MCMASTER Please join the McMaster Museum … Continued
Talk by Dr. Hanley on the Career & Influence of Pierre Conlon

Talk by Dr. Hanley on the Career & Influence of Pierre Conlon

January 18, 2017 | Published by MMA
Please join McMaster University Library for a talk by Dr. William Hanley, Professor, Department of French, on the career and influence of distinguished McMaster scholar, Pierre Conlon (1924-2014) whose research helped to re-energize and revolutionize eighteenth-century French studies. Date: Jan 26, 2017 from 6:00 … Continued
New Gallery Lighting Brings MMA into 21st Century

New Gallery Lighting Brings MMA into 21st Century

January 18, 2017 | Published by MMA
The McMaster Museum of Art is upgrading the lighting systems in all of its exhibition galleries – significantly reducing energy consumption and relamping costs, while enhancing the quality of light, control and ease of the use. The new system, designed … Continued
Echo Artist Talks: Paul Cvetich

Echo Artist Talks: Paul Cvetich

January 16, 2017 | Published by MMA
Echo Artist Talks: Paul Cvetich Thursday January 19, 2017 7:30pm – Doors open at 7:00 Mills Hardware, 95 King Street East, Hamilton ON FREE ADMISSION The Echo Artist Talks series resumes for its Winter 2017 season on Thursday January 19, … Continued
#PagesOfEnlightenment: an online conversation about books

#PagesOfEnlightenment: an online conversation about books

January 14, 2017 | Published by MMA
#PagesOfEnlightenment In conjunction with the exhibition The Age of Enlightenment: The Pierre Conlon Book Collection we’re launching a new digital collaborative project! #PagesOfEnlightenment is an online conversation about the role of books in our lives, from the academic to the … Continued
MMA Presents Important Works by Contemporary Indigenous Artists in New Exhibition

MMA Presents Important Works by Contemporary Indigenous Artists in New Exhibition

January 5, 2017 | Published by MMA
Unapologetic:  Acts of Survivance Curator:  Rhéanne Chartrand McMaster Museum of Art January 12 – March 25, 2017 A new exhibition at the McMaster Museum of Art presents significant works of art from the 1980s by eleven, foundational contemporary Indigenous artists—Carl … Continued
The Age of Enlightenment: The Pierre Conlon Book Collection

The Age of Enlightenment: The Pierre Conlon Book Collection

December 14, 2016 | Published by MMA
McMaster Museum of Art, in collaboration with McMaster Libraries, proudly presents The Age of Enlightenment: The Pierre Conlon Book Collection January 12 – April 15, 2017 Curator: Renu Barrett, Archivist, Mills Memorial Library Reception: Thursday, January 12, 6 – 8 … Continued
Kuniyoshi vs Cvetich: Gangnam Style

Kuniyoshi vs Cvetich: Gangnam Style

December 14, 2016 | Published by MMA
The McMaster Museum of Art presents KUNIYOSHI vs CVETICH: Gangnam Style January 12 – April 15, 2017 This exhibition presents a selection of recent sculptural works by Hamilton-based artist Paul Cvetich alongside woodblock prints from McMaster Museum of Art’s collection by Utagawa Kuniyoshi … Continued