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Children at McMaster Museum of art
September 8, 2010 | Published By MMA
As the new academic year begins, exciting opportunities are in the works for visiting the Museum: McMaster Get Cultured:  Free guided tours or art event every Thursday at 6 pm for McMaster students and their sweethearts. For your date night why … Continued
visitor in Katherine MacDonald exhibition
July 22, 2010 | Published By MMA
A portrait is a representation of an individual or a group of people and, generally, we humans find these types of images fascinating. The Mona Lisa is, after all, one of the most famous paintings in the world today, and … Continued
Blog graphic
June 24, 2010 | Published By MMA
An article entitled, “50 Awesome Art Museum Blogs“ has just been published and the McMaster Museum of Art Blog is on the list – one of only 6 from outside of the USA.  Thanks Bestcollegesonline.com! Check it out. It’s great to see what … Continued
George Wallace, Self Portrait with Half Glasses
June 15, 2010 | Published By MMA
The family of artist and Professor Emeritus George Wallace (1920-2009) have generously donated a work of art, George Wallace’s Self Portrait with Half Glasses, to the McMaster Museum of Art (MMA). Kit Wallace, son of the artist, announced this donation at … Continued
Katherine MacDonald | George Wallace Reception at McMaster Museum of Art
June 14, 2010 | Published By MMA
On Friday, the McMaster Museum of Art and three hundred + guests celebrated the launch of exhibitions by Katherine MacDonald and the late George Wallace, two highly regarded artists whose influence is deeply felt in both the Hamilton and greater … Continued
The Benevolent Angel enroute to McMaster
May 26, 2010 | Published By MMA
This week the MMA received an extraordinary guest – George Wallace’s The Benevolent Angel 1993, from the collection of Dr. Jane Irwin. Here are some shots of it enroute. It is one of the key works in the Museum’s summer … Continued
Shelagh Keeley Catalogue
May 25, 2010 | Published By MMA
The Shelagh Keeley catalogue jointly produced by the McMaster Museum of Art and Robert McLaughlin Gallery; designed by Underline Studio, Toronto; has won a prestigious AIGA design award and is being included in the AIGA 50 Books/50 Covers. To assure that selections become a part … Continued
May 25, 2010 | Published By MMA
Saturday, May  15 was a bright and colourful afternoon at the Museum as we welcomed back McMaster Alumni and their families for Hands-On Art Family Fun Art Event organized by the McMaster Alumni Association.  Children and their parents enjoyed an … Continued
Angela Grauerholz
May 10, 2010 | Published By MMA
Her [Angela Grauerholz’s] work gives an impression of timelessness that is expressed in a paradoxical way through images that are commonplace but at the same time sublime and unexpected. – Paulette Gagnon, Director of the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal … Continued
Leah Boyd
May 4, 2010 | Published By MMA
Three graduating students from McMaster’s School of the Arts Studio Art Program received special awards plus honorariums at the recent McMaster Museum of Art reception. Krysten Bell, Leah Boyd, and Lisa Pinho are the first recipients of the new Summa … Continued