Author Archives: MMA

Author Archives: MMA

Video: Mark A. Cheetham “Getting Some Distance on Likening”

Video: Mark A. Cheetham “Getting Some Distance on Likening”

November 15, 2017 | Published by MMA
Guest Curator and University of Toronto Professor Mark A. Cheetham presented a public talk, titled Getting Some Distance on Likening, at McMaster on October 4, 2017. He led a guided tour of the exhibition he curated, “Struck by Likening: The Power … Continued
Video: Simon Glass presents Artist’s Talk

Video: Simon Glass presents Artist’s Talk

November 14, 2017 | Published by MMA
Simon Glass spoke at the McMaster Museum of Art on September 28, 2017. His public talk was presented as a complement to an exhibition of Simon Glass’s artwork at the Museum, two photo-hybrid suites: The Ten Commandments/ Prohibited Weapons, 2005 … Continued
Get to know Van Gogh via Science and Music

Get to know Van Gogh via Science and Music

November 6, 2017 | Published by MMA
More than a century after his death, Vincent van Gogh continues to make the news as ongoing research brings different aspects of his life and his art to light, or raises new questions for further research. Because McMaster’s Van Gogh … Continued
Museum Celebrates 50th Birthday with <br/>Curators Talk, Workshops and Tours

Museum Celebrates 50th Birthday with
Curators Talk, Workshops and Tours

November 1, 2017 | Published by MMA
The McMaster Museum of Art is celebrating its 50th Birthday! In 1967, the first dedicated space for an art gallery opened at McMaster University with an exhibition of Canadian paintings from the private collection of Sam and Ayala Zacks.  In … Continued
Curator’s Talk by Ihor Holubizky Oct 24

Curator’s Talk by Ihor Holubizky Oct 24

October 16, 2017 | Published by MMA
Curator’s Talk | Tuesday, October 24, 12:30 – 1:20 pm Join us for a public talk by Ihor Holubizky, Senior Curator at the McMaster Museum of Art, about the exhibition A Cultivating Journey: The Herman H. Levy Legacy on Tuesday October 24 from … Continued
Then and Now: Art On Location

Then and Now: Art On Location

October 12, 2017 | Published by MMA
This week, as McMaster University students and faculty are travelling during their Fall Break week, we thought we’d have a little fun and explore the world through the eyes of artists whose paintings are now on view in the Levy … Continued
Make an Impression #McMasterMonet

Make an Impression #McMasterMonet

October 3, 2017 | Published by MMA
The famous Impressionist artist Claude Monet studied the changing effects of light on the same location over time and varying weather conditions. He painted the same scene over and over again – like the McMaster Museum of Art (MMA) Monet … Continued
Curator’s Talk by Mark A. Cheetham on Oct 4

Curator’s Talk by Mark A. Cheetham on Oct 4

October 2, 2017 | Published by MMA
Curator’s Talk by Mark A. Cheetham Getting Some Distance on Likening McMaster Museum of Art Wednesday, October 4 from 12:30 – 1:20 p.m. Admission is Free. All are welcome. Join us this week as Professor Cheetham leads a talk and … Continued
Simon Glass Artist’s Talk on Sept 28

Simon Glass Artist’s Talk on Sept 28

September 21, 2017 | Published by MMA
SIMON GLASS: Artist Talk Please join us at the McMaster Museum of Art Thursday, September 28, 12:30 – 1:20 pm Free and open to the public Simon Glass is an artist and educator based in Toronto. In his artistic practice, archival and … Continued
Sketching Thursdays in the Gallery

Sketching Thursdays in the Gallery

September 18, 2017 | Published by MMA
Sketching Thursdays with Sheetal Return to McMaster Museum of Art Thursdays from 4:30 – 6:30 PM Drop in and try your hand at pencil, conte, and charcoal drawing in the gallery.  It’s free – every Thursday. Art supplies will be … Continued