Author Archives: MMA

Author Archives: MMA

Mission accomplished: First art geocoin returns

Mission accomplished: First art geocoin returns

March 26, 2019 | Published by MMA
In May of 2011, the McMaster Museum of Art joined the geocaching world and launched the first of nearly 100 Art Adventure Geocoins. Each coin is named for an artist in McMaster’s collection and tasked with a mission: to travel … Continued
Counterpoint: SUMMA 2019 exhibition

Counterpoint: SUMMA 2019 exhibition

March 18, 2019 | Published by MMA
COUNTERPOINT: SUMMA 2019 Graduating McMaster BFA Student Exhibition McMaster School of the Arts Guest Curator: Hitoko Okada April 6 – 17, 2019 LOCATION: THE COTTON FACTORY* 270 Sherman Ave N, Hamilton, ON L8L 6N4 OPENING RECEPTION and AWARDS: Saturday, April 6, 11 … Continued
Museum News: Spring/Summer 2019

Museum News: Spring/Summer 2019

March 15, 2019 | Published by MMA
Museum of Art Closing for Environmental System Updates The McMaster Museum of Art (MMA) will be temporarily closed from March 19 – August 23, 2019 for major updates to its environmental systems. The shutdown is necessary to ensure the highest … Continued
Video: Michael Allgoewer’s Talk

Video: Michael Allgoewer’s Talk

February 27, 2019 | Published by MMA
Thank you to all who joined us on February 7, 2019 for Hamilton artist Michael Allgoewer’s talk. A full house! Michael spoke about the body of work he produced for his exhibition 1514 and the enigmatic Albrecht Dürer engraving, Melencolia I, … Continued
McMaster’s Monet included in AGO blockbuster

McMaster’s Monet included in AGO blockbuster

February 11, 2019 | Published by MMA
McMaster’s Claude Monet painting of Waterloo Bridge has been borrowed by the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) in Toronto for their spring exhibition Impressionism in the Age of Industry: Monet, Pissarro and more from February 16 to May 5, 2019. … Continued
Winterfest Art Activities at Mac February 9

Winterfest Art Activities at Mac February 9

January 28, 2019 | Published by MMA
Join us Saturday, February 9 as we celebrate colour, pattern and shape with guided gallery tours and a craft at McMaster University. TOURS at the Museum of Art at 1:00 and 2:00 CRAFT at the Museum of Art: drop-in from … Continued
FULL! Museum Offers Free In-School Art Programs: Spring 2019

FULL! Museum Offers Free In-School Art Programs: Spring 2019

January 22, 2019 | Published by MMA
UPDATE:  This program is now full. We are accepting names for a waiting list. Thank you teachers for your overwhelming and enthusiastic response! McMaster Museum of Art and the N. Gillian Cooper Education Program presents FREE IN-SCHOOL ART PROGRAMS April … Continued
Talk by Artist Angela Grossmann and Curator Lynn Ruscheinsky

Talk by Artist Angela Grossmann and Curator Lynn Ruscheinsky

January 15, 2019 | Published by MMA
Join artist Angela Grossmann and curator Dr. Lynn Ruscheinsky in conversation as they walk through “Troublemakers”, Grossmann’s solo exhibition of 68 mixed media portraits Friday, January 18 from 12:30 – 1:20 pm FREE admission. All are welcome. Angela Grossmann’s works … Continued
Art Students to Lead Museum’s “Sketching Thursdays”

Art Students to Lead Museum’s “Sketching Thursdays”

January 14, 2019 | Published by MMA
We are delighted to announce that Evelyn Bohn and Amanda Jameson, two students in McMaster’s Studio Art B.F.A. program have stepped up to lead Sketching Thursdays at the Museum until March 14 (excluding Thursday February 21, Break Week). Starting this … Continued
Winter Exhibitions Opening January 17

Winter Exhibitions Opening January 17

January 4, 2019 | Published by MMA
Join us as we celebrate the three new exhibitions at the McMaster Museum of Art OPENING RECEPTION Thursday, January 17, 2019 from 6 – 8 pm See the solo exhibitions by Angela Grossmann, Jaime Angelopoulos and Michael Allgoewer. Meet artists … Continued