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T.O. Environs
Brampton
9 Wellington Street East, Brampton ON L6W 1Y1
Art Gallery & Museum hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 10-4:30; Thur 10-9; Sat 10-5; Sun 1-5. Archives hours: Tues-Fri 10-4:30; Thur 10-8:30. Open Family Day. Closed Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, August Civic Holiday, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Monday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Year's Day.
admission: $5 adults / $4 students & seniors / $12 families / FREE to children ages 0-5. Wheelchair accessible.
T: 905 791 4055
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www.pama.peelregion.ca
EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS ... more
EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS –
Jun 29-Oct 15, 2017 | Canada 150 kick-off event Thur 29 Jun, 6-9pm:
Peel 150: Stories of Canada. Featuring the work of James Simon Mishibinijima: Residential School Paintings and Seven Grandfather Teachings. This year we celebrate Peel and Canada 150. Join us to explore PAMA's Art Gallery, Archives, and Museum collections to discover who we are as a community: past, present, and future. The historic Peel County Courthouse and Jail also turn 150 years old this year. Ask about our tours Thursday evenings, Saturdays and Sundays ... more
Peel 150: Stories of Canada. Featuring the work of James Simon Mishibinijima: Residential School Paintings and Seven Grandfather Teachings. This year we celebrate Peel and Canada 150. Join us to explore PAMA's Art Gallery, Archives, and Museum collections to discover who we are as a community: past, present, and future. The historic Peel County Courthouse and Jail also turn 150 years old this year. Ask about our tours Thursday evenings, Saturdays and Sundays.
Sep 30, 2017 - Jan 28, 2018 | opening event Sat 30 Sep, 2-5pm; performance 3-4pm:
The Blue God and the Serpents. This exhibition by Brampton-based artist Sharada K. Eswar and her collaborative team Sonja C. Rainey and Rup Sidhu, is a multimedia art project conceived as shadow puppet theatre.  It pays tribute to "Vishnu and our planet Earth." The purpose of the collaboration among artists and disciplines is to create images, movement and sound to draw audiences into a heightened relationship with the environment ... more
The Blue God and the Serpents. This exhibition by Brampton-based artist Sharada K. Eswar and her collaborative team Sonja C. Rainey and Rup Sidhu, is a multimedia art project conceived as shadow puppet theatre.  It pays tribute to "Vishnu and our planet Earth." The purpose of the collaboration among artists and disciplines is to create images, movement and sound to draw audiences into a heightened relationship with the environment.
Sep 30, 2017 - Jan 21, 2018 | opening event Thur 5 Oct, 7-9pm:
150 Muslim Contributions to Canada: A Mixed-Media Exhibition. By encouraging positive dialogue and understanding, this community art exhibition showcases the rich heritage and growth the Muslim community has contributed to Canada in the past 150 years. This exhibition is a project of MuslimFest and is funded by the Ontario 150 Celebration Program ... more
150 Muslim Contributions to Canada: A Mixed-Media Exhibition. By encouraging positive dialogue and understanding, this community art exhibition showcases the rich heritage and growth the Muslim community has contributed to Canada in the past 150 years. This exhibition is a project of MuslimFest and is funded by the Ontario 150 Celebration Program.
Nov 4, 2017 - Jan 21, 2018:
Meeting Her Majesty: Phil Rchards Official Portrait. Dive into the world of portraits and how they are created with Toronto artist Phil Richards. Discover sketches and related material created for the official portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II for the Diamond Jubilee, commissioned by the Canadian Government in 2012 ... more
Meeting Her Majesty: Phil Rchards Official Portrait. Dive into the world of portraits and how they are created with Toronto artist Phil Richards. Discover sketches and related material created for the official portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II for the Diamond Jubilee, commissioned by the Canadian Government in 2012.
Nov 4, 2017 - Jan 21, 2018:
Kingston Portrait Prize. This Canada-wide competition showcases the work of 30 outstanding contemporary Canadian artists. The vision of the Prize is to develop a historical record of Canadians by Canadians. Explore the exhibition and have your say by nominating works for the People's Choice awards, to be selected in January 2018 ... more
Kingston Portrait Prize. This Canada-wide competition showcases the work of 30 outstanding contemporary Canadian artists. The vision of the Prize is to develop a historical record of Canadians by Canadians. Explore the exhibition and have your say by nominating works for the People's Choice awards, to be selected in January 2018.
Nov 4, 2017 - Jan 21, 2018:
Through Gordon Rayner's Eyes: Portraits of Famous Artists. Explore this exciting exhibition of innovative and often humourous paintings by renowned artist Gordon Rayner (1935 - 2010). Rayner carefully researched and painted portraits of famous artists he admired. Subjects, like Paul Gaugin, Vincent Van Gogh, and Fred Varley to name a few ... more
Through Gordon Rayner's Eyes: Portraits of Famous Artists. Explore this exciting exhibition of innovative and often humourous paintings by renowned artist Gordon Rayner (1935 - 2010). Rayner carefully researched and painted portraits of famous artists he admired. Subjects, like Paul Gaugin, Vincent Van Gogh, and Fred Varley to name a few.
Sat 30 Sep 2017, 10am-4:30pm:
Doors Open Brampton ... more
Doors Open Brampton.
Sat 30 Sep, 10am-4:30pm & Sun 1 Oct 2017, 1-4:30pm:
Culture Days at PAMA ... more
Culture Days at PAMA.
Thur 5 Oct 2017, 7-9pm:
150 Muslim Contributions to Canada Exhibition / Islamic Heritage Month opening event ... more
150 Muslim Contributions to Canada Exhibition / Islamic Heritage Month opening event.
Thur 26 Oct 2017, 7-8:30pm:
Islamic Heritage Month activities, in conjunction with 100 Islamic Contributions to Canada: A Mixed Media Exhibition ... more
Islamic Heritage Month activities, in conjunction with 100 Islamic Contributions to Canada: A Mixed Media Exhibition.
Sun 12 Nov 2017, 1-3pm:
Artist talk with Phil Richards, in conjunction with the exhibition, Meeting Her Majesty: Phil Richards Official Portrait ... more
Artist talk with Phil Richards, in conjunction with the exhibition, Meeting Her Majesty: Phil Richards Official Portrait.
Thur 16 Nov 2017, 7-8:30pm:
Connections Art and Book Club, in partnership with the Brampton Public Library. Featuring The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga, with special guest Sharada Eswar. FREE event. Please register with Brampton Public Library at 905 793 4636 ... more
Connections Art and Book Club, in partnership with the Brampton Public Library. Featuring The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga, with special guest Sharada Eswar. FREE event. Please register with Brampton Public Library at 905 793 4636.
Thur 23 Nov 2017, 2-3pm:
Picture Perfect Portrait Tours with the curators. Join the Art Gallery curatorial team as they guide you through the portrait exhibitions: Meeting Her Majesty: Phil Richards Official Portrait, Kingston Portrait Prize, and Through Gordon Rayner's Eyes: Portraits of Famous Artists ... more
Picture Perfect Portrait Tours with the curators. Join the Art Gallery curatorial team as they guide you through the portrait exhibitions: Meeting Her Majesty: Phil Richards Official Portrait, Kingston Portrait Prize, and Through Gordon Rayner's Eyes: Portraits of Famous Artists.
PAMA tours. Thursday nights, Saturdays & Sundays. Visitor Services guides are available to tailor a tour for you. They can take you behind the scenes and share facts and stories beyond what's on display! You can also arrange a private tour for your group or organization ... more
PAMA tours. Thursday nights, Saturdays & Sundays. Visitor Services guides are available to tailor a tour for you. They can take you behind the scenes and share facts and stories beyond what's on display! You can also arrange a private tour for your group or organization.
(See also Community Courses – click here) ... more
(See also Community Courses – click here).