Textile Museum of Canada
55 Centre Avenue, Toronto ON M5G 2H5 (St Patrick Subway, walk 1 short block E on Dundas)
Open daily 11-5, Wed 11-8. Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day, Easter Weekend (Fri-Mon), Victoria Day, Canada Day, Thanksgiving. Open on Ontario Family Day, August Civic Holiday, Labour Day.
admission: $15 general; $10 seniors; $6 students (with ID) & youth. $30 family. Free to children under 5 years of age. Free to members. Weds 5-8pm: pay-what-you-can. Wheelchair accessible.
T: 416 599 5321 F: 416 599 2911
TAG: African, American, Asian, Canadian, City Hall District, European, First Nations, Inuit Art, Latin & South American, Middle Eastern, Oceanian / Australian, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG), Ontario Museum Association (OMA), Other Fine Craft: metal, jewellery, stone, bone, Public Galleries / Museums, Textiles / Fibre Art
Feb 7-May 13, 2018 | opening reception Wed 7 Feb, 6-7:30pm:
Artistry in Silk: The Kimono of Itchiku Kubota. Curated by Jacqueline Marx Atkins. Artistry in Silk celebrates the work of Itchiku Kubota (1917-2003), an innovative artist whose spectacular creations gave new meanin ... more
Jul 12, 2017 - Jan 21, 2018 | opening reception Wed 12 Jul, 6:30-8pm, all are welcome:
Diligence and Elegance: The Nature of Japanese Textiles. Curated by Natalia Nekrassova. Diligence and Elegance: The Nature of Japanes ... more
Sep 20, 2017 - Feb 25, 2018 | opening reception Tues 19 Sep, 6:30-8pm:
Tied, Dyed and Woven: Ikat Textiles from Latin America. Curated by Roxane Shaughnessy. From the striking indigo and white geometric form ... more
Tues 8 Feb 2018, 6-7pm:
"Challenging Convention: The Kimono Artistry of Itchiku Kubota" – lecture with Dr. Jacqueline Atkins. Itchiku Kubota's remarkable artistic legacy is grounded in Japan's cultural and artistic traditions, yet he was... more
Join us every Sunday at 2pm for tours hosted by TMC volunteers, featuring our exhibitions, Diligence and Elegance: The Nature of Japanese Textiles (to Jan 21, 2018), and Tied, Dyed and Woven: Ikat Textiles from Latin America (Sep 20, 20... more