Author Archives: MMA

Author Archives: MMA

Liss Platt: a CONSTANT decade

Liss Platt: a CONSTANT decade

April 25, 2017 | Published by MMA
Liss Platt a CONSTANT decade McMaster Museum of Art 4 May – 19 August 2017 The Museum of Art proudly presents a “retrospective” of Liss Platt’s Constant photographic series and related videoworks that began in 2006 and terminated in 2016. Since the … Continued
Congratulations Graduating Art Students!

Congratulations Graduating Art Students!

April 10, 2017 | Published by MMA
This weekend we welcomed over 550 people to the Museum to celebrate McMaster’s graduating BFA class of 2017 (aka SUMMA) and the opening of their group exhibition at the Museum. Congratulations to all the extraordinary students, McMaster School of the Arts … Continued
Campus Sculpture Tour App and Audio guide

Campus Sculpture Tour App and Audio guide

March 29, 2017 | Published by MMA
Spring is here and with it a new way to explore sculpture across McMaster campus  –  the campus sculpture tour guide app (izi.travel app) and website. The new guide to 26 works of art across campus (and growing) includes images, … Continued
A Curator’s Travels in New Zealand

A Curator’s Travels in New Zealand

March 28, 2017 | Published by MMA
Our Senior Curator, Ihor Holubizky, has temporarily taken his expertise and our collection on the road to New Zealand! Reuniting Old Friends: Ben Nicholson and Len Lye In 1993, the McMaster Museum of Art purchased an abstract painting by the … Continued
Equinox, McMaster’s BFA Student Exhibition, April 6-22

Equinox, McMaster’s BFA Student Exhibition, April 6-22

March 21, 2017 | Published by MMA
Equinox 2017 Exhibition dates: April 6 – 22, 2017 Artist Talks: April 6, 5:30 – 6:30 pm Reception and Awards: April 8, 2:30 – 4:30 pm View installation and event photos here. The McMaster Museum of Art proudly presents Equinox, … Continued
Published! Living, Building, Thinking: Art & Expressionism

Published! Living, Building, Thinking: Art & Expressionism

March 13, 2017 | Published by MMA
The book Living, Building, Thinking: art & expressionism, published as a complement to the McMaster Museum of Art’s touring exhibition of the same name, is here – and it’s beautiful! The 280 page, softcover book includes essays by Robert Belton, Dietmar … Continued
Slow Art Day at the Museum is April 8

Slow Art Day at the Museum is April 8

March 8, 2017 | Published by MMA
Join us for the fifth annual Slow Art Day at McMaster Museum of Art on Saturday April 8, from 12 to 3 PM. Look long at five works of art and discuss the experience over a free catered lunch. Slow … Continued
Recording: “How Far We’ve Come” Panel with Indigenous Art Scholars

Recording: “How Far We’ve Come” Panel with Indigenous Art Scholars

March 7, 2017 | Published by MMA
On February 9, the Museum welcomed more than 100 guests to a Panel Discussion How Far We’ve Come: Reflections on the Resonance of Indigenous Art from the 1980s. Joining moderator Rhéanne Chartrand, Aboriginal Curatorial Resident at McMaster Museum of Art, were … Continued
Tour and Bookmaking Activity April 1. Registration Open

Tour and Bookmaking Activity April 1. Registration Open

March 1, 2017 | Published by MMA
Guided Tour and Bookmaking Activity Telling our stories: April 1, 1 – 3 pm Our recent Winterfest activity was such a great success that we’re offering it again – for spring!! We encourage you to register early, as spaces fill quickly! … Continued
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