Author Archives: MMA

Author Archives: MMA

New Exhibit Explores Life of Bertrand Russell

New Exhibit Explores Life of Bertrand Russell

May 7, 2018 | Published by MMA
Undying Hope for this Dangerous World Bertrand Russell in perspective Curated by the William Ready Division of Archives and Research Collections, McMaster University Library McMaster Museum of Art  |  Levy Gallery | May 26 – December 21, 2018 Bertrand Russell, … Continued
Ernest Daetwyler creates new work for MMA Artist Garden

Ernest Daetwyler creates new work for MMA Artist Garden

May 4, 2018 | Published by MMA
Ernest Daetwyler: The Boat Project/everythingwillbefine McMaster Museum of Art’s Artist Garden | 2018 – 2020 This summer, Canadian artist Ernest Daetwyler is building a new site-specific work in the Museum’s Artist Garden. He will transform pieces of driftwood into a … Continued
Artist Dianne Bos installing Star Shed on campus

Artist Dianne Bos installing Star Shed on campus

May 2, 2018 | Published by MMA
As part of the exhibition The Midnight Sun Camera Obscura Project, Canadian artist Dianne Bos is building Star Shed, a multi-aperture camera obscura chamber, in front of the McMaster Museum of Art. Camera obscura means ‘dark room’ in Latin. A forerunner … Continued
Rebecca Belmore: March 5, 1819

Rebecca Belmore: March 5, 1819

May 2, 2018 | Published by MMA
McMaster Museum of Art proudly presents Rebecca Belmore: March 5, 1819 McMaster Museum of Art Collection | Panabaker Gallery | May 10 – August 18, 2018 Since 1987, Anishinaabe artist Rebecca Belmore has addressed history, place, and identity through her … Continued
The Midnight Sun Camera Obscura Project

The Midnight Sun Camera Obscura Project

May 1, 2018 | Published by MMA
EXHIBITION: The Midnight Sun Camera Obscura Project Organized by the University of Lethbridge Art Gallery Principal Investigator and Artist/Researcher: Donald Lawrence Curator: Josephine Mills McMaster Museum of Art, Sherman Gallery | May 10 – August 18, 2018 Artists: Dianne Bos, … Continued
McMaster BFA Student Awards

McMaster BFA Student Awards

April 24, 2018 | Published by MMA
Congratulations to all McMaster’s extraordinary graduating BFA students, SOTA Faculty, and guest curator, Paul Cvetich, on the spring graduation exhibition, Flux. Even the postponement due to ice storm did not dampen the enthusiasm of the crowds, as we welcomed more … Continued
New Date: BFA Student Reception April 21

New Date: BFA Student Reception April 21

April 18, 2018 | Published by MMA
Notice: Due to the ice storm last weekend, McMaster Graduating BFA student celebrations have been rescheduled. McMaster’s School of the Arts and Museum of Art invite you to join us Saturday, April 21 EXHIBITION Visit the graduating student exhibition FLUX: … Continued
Museum Receives Major Gift of 250+ Works of Art from Douglas Davidson

Museum Receives Major Gift of 250+ Works of Art from Douglas Davidson

April 12, 2018 | Published by MMA
The McMaster Museum of Art has received an exceptional collection of prints, paintings and sculpture from Douglas Davidson, Professor Emeritus, McMaster University Department of Biology. Highlights of this collection include: • Inuit prints, drawings, and carvings by such artists as … Continued
Room to Grow: Vault Improvements

Room to Grow: Vault Improvements

April 4, 2018 | Published by MMA
While 100s of works of art in our collection are out on tour, we’re seizing the day to overhaul the Museum spaces behind the scenes. Montel SmartSpace have installed new racks and storage units in our vaults and prep rooms.  … Continued
FLUX: Graduating Art Student Exhibition April 5-28, 2018

FLUX: Graduating Art Student Exhibition April 5-28, 2018

March 26, 2018 | Published by MMA
MCMASTER UNIVERSITY BFA GRADUATION EXHIBITION 2018 McMaster Museum of Art April 5 – 28, 2018 ARTISTS TALK: Wednesday, April 11, 12 noon RECEPTION & AWARDS: Saturday, April 14, 2 – 4 pm Rescheduled due to ice storm. NEW! Saturday, April 21 … Continued